Legendary surfer Rob Machado will launch his new line of surfboards from 5 to 8 p.m. this Thursday at Channel Islands Surfboards' Santa Barbara store, 36 Anacapa St.
Come hang with Machado and learn about his new "Garage Project" line of hand-shaped surfboards.
He will be on-site signing autographs and displaying the boards along with a reel of his shaping and photos taken by surf photographer Todd Glaser.
Admission is free, and there will be a free taco truck on site as well as refreshments for all guests.
For more information, call 805.966.7213.
— Amanda Lee represents Channel Islands Surfboards.