Posts Tagged ‘ Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ’

Everybody’s working for the weekend: Events for June 28-30, 2013

June 28, 2013

The forecast looks pretty great for this weekend… highs in the low 80s and plenty of sun. It should be perfect weather for frollicking on the beaches and lounging. But hey, you can only do so much of the beach bum thing, right? Looking for something else to do? Here’s a selection: Boardwalk Bands: The…

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Everybody’s working for the weekend: events for June 21-23, 2013

June 21, 2013

It’s the longest day of the year! That means more time for fun! And there’s plenty of it in store this weekend…. Food and Art: The Museum of Art and History at 705 Front St. in Santa Cruz is hosting the Radical Food Jam tonight from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. There will be hands-on…

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Santa Cruz Sangria

June 17, 2013
Santa Cruz Sangria

A craving for sangria, that Spanish-inspired blend of fruit and wine, led me on a search for places serving sangria locally. When I lived in Chicago, it was a popular summer menu item and a subsequent trip to Spain got me hooked on the stuff. I mean the real stuff, of course – not that…

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Everybody’s working for the weekend: events for June 14-16, 2013

June 14, 2013

What isn’t happening this weekend in Santa Cruz County? It’s looking to be another beautiful weekend with plenty of chances to go enjoy our beautiful beaches and redwood forests. Need some other ideas? Here’s a few: Bands at the Boardwalk: ¬†Eighties pop band ABC kicks off this summer’s bands at the boardwalk series tonight with…

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Everybody’s working for the weekend: Events for May 17-19, 2013

May 17, 2013
Everybody’s working for the weekend: Events for May 17-19, 2013

Lots and lots of stuff is happening this beautiful, sunny weekend. Here’s a look at a few highlights: Seabright Brewery birthday bash: Seabright Brewery in Santa Cruz is turning 25 and there’s a big celebration planned this weekend. The fun kicks off tonight at 5:30 p.m. with a ribbon cutting ceremony followed by live music…

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Movies at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

April 11, 2013
Movies at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

The folks at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk released the schedule for its outdoor Wednesday night movie series this summer. Fittingly, the series kicks off with a movie filmed here in Santa Cruz — “The Lost Boys” — and ends with another filmed in Santa Cruz, “Chasing Mavericks.” Here’s the full line-up: June 26 –…

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Summer 2013 concerts at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

April 9, 2013
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The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has announced this year’s lineup for the summer concert series, and as always, it reads like the playlist of a classic rock station. It also looks remarkably similar to schedule for the past two summers. Does Eddie Money play anything but free outdoor concerts? Seriously. That guy must be one…

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Santa Cruz songs

April 3, 2013

A friend posted on Twitter recently looking for people’s favorite songs about Santa Cruz. When I was preparing to move here from New York, I compiled an entire playlist of songs about California.

The California Report has an ongoing feature in which artists talk about their songs about the Golden State. Read more »

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