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Village Vibes

Every year we take groups of people to the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. This year was bigger and better than ever! We started out with our father son trip. The boys scored perfect surf, laughed for 5 days straight and did some major island exploring. Kelly is the ultimate tour guide! We went snorkeling and hiked to a real cool water fall. The groms were having a blast jumping from the falls. We ate many pinchos from pork chop man (we will tell you about him another time) while Chuck played his ukulele and gave us the full Village Island Vibe. If you've never been to Puerto Rico the water is crystal clear, the waves are perfect and the...

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Our Story

Eric Eason had a vision to open and own a local surf shop in Garden City South Carolina. In 1969 his vision became a reality and Village Surf Shoppe was started. He met a young teen named Kelly Richards that had just moved from Arkansas. Kelly was instantly drawn to the local surf scene. His first board came from Village, and like many of the Garden City groms he used to hang out in the surf shop. In the early 80s he decided he wanted to shape and Perfection Surfboards was started. Kelly sold boards to Eric and started making custom boards for the shop. Eric offered the shop to Kelly in the 80's and as they say the rest is...

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