Lanuza Surfing Festival is usually held in November. The event is participated by different surfers around the country and has recently garnered foreign participants.
The sporting event aims to establish Lanuza as another surfing paradise in CARAGA Region in addition to Siargao. Lanuza Surfing Festival was born more than a decade ago to bring the spotlight to its challenging surfs.
Lanuza town in Surigao del Sur is one of the less heralded surf sites on the Pacific seaboard which can spring up a pleasant surprise to surfers in the hunt for new playgrounds. Come and hang ten with fellow wave riders fun-filled festival at Doot Poktoy in Lanuza. Take part in the competitive longboard and shortboard surfing competitions, which attracts not only local but also international surfers.
Aside from surfing contests, the festival will also feature an agri-aqua trade fair, release of juvenile sea turtles, coastal cleanups, surfing classes, concerts, beach dances, and the much-anticipated Miss Surfing Lanuza pageant.