Venues

Nectar & Be Heart Now

330 Ingalls Street Santa Cruz Nectar & Be Heart Now are joining forces to create a wondeful space to create and celebrate with local artists and our awesome community… Nectar Creations has been created by Amy VanDam in 1997…  an avid explorer, surfer, and yogini…. Amy had a desire to create a practical, comfortable, everyday […]

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Felix Kulpa Gallery & Sculpture Garden

107 Elm Street, Santa Cruz, Felix Kulpa is a 501(c)3 non-profit community focused art gallery in downtown Santa Cruz with a mission to advance the arts. Located on Elm Street behind our major sponsor Streetlight Records.

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Lulu Carpenters

1545 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Enter city here Lulu Carpenter’s Set in a circa 1865 building, this quaint cafe with a patio serves coffee, pastries, lunch & brunch. Address:

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Robert Azensky Fine Art & Antiques

3140 PORTER ST SOQUEL Located in Soquel, Robert Azensky has been buying and selling original California and American art since 1986 and is one of the largest Northern California online art dealers on 1stdibs.com and One Kings Lane. His gallery’s collection of over 6,000 19th and 20th Century art offers a wide variety of genres […]

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Santa Cruz County Veterans Memorial Building

846 Front St. Santa Cruz The Santa Cruz County Veterans Memorial Building (SCCVMB) is a multipurpose facility who’s principle goal and mission is to help veterans, veteran organizations, and their families in our community.  The SCCVMB is also a community recreation and cultural center servicing public functions and provides rental space for numerous educational and cultural organizations […]

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Oasis Tasting Room & Kitchen

415 River St. Santa Cruz Oasis Tasting Room & Kitchen is a collaboration between two pillars of the local food and beverage scene, Santa Cruz’s own El Salchichero and Uncommon Brewers. Located on River St. in the Farmers Exchange building, Oasis is a place to relax and connect. This communal hotspot with top-notch eats and an expansive, comfortable, and […]

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Resource Center for Nonviolence

612 Ocean St., Santa Cruz, California The Resource Center for Nonviolence (RCNV) is a newly remodeled, centrally located event and art venue. RCNV features rotating exhibits and is available for rental for events, workshops, meetings and more. RCNV promotes the practice of nonviolence in personal and social change to create a more just, peaceful and sustainable world. […]

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Radius Gallery

1050 River St, Unit 127 Santa Cruz Radius Gallery is a professional art venue and gallery at the Tannery Arts Center. Exhibitions, events, venue for rentals, workshops, art shows.

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Cooper Street

Cooper Street btwn Front and Pacific Santa Cruz Cooper Street in Downtown Santa Cruz will be closed to traffic on June 2nd for Ebb & Flow River Arts Celebration First Friday activies. 

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Hidden Peak Teahouse

1541-C Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz If you find yourself in Downtown Santa Cruz and want to escape the fray for awhile please consider visiting us. We have dedicated this space to tranquility and wish to offer it to you when you need to press “reset.” Whether you just stop in for a cup of tea […]

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Coffeetopia Mission St.

1723 Mission St. Santa Cruz Coffeetopia Mission Street has been hosting local art for more than twenty years, along with great coffee, smoothies and goodies. We’re located at the west end of the Palm Center which abuts Bayview Elementary School. We have easy parking front and back, and great people on both sides of our […]

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Solaire Restaurant + Bar @ Hotel Paradox

611 Ocean Street Santa Cruz Hotel Paradox embodies the natural beauty of Santa Cruz, featuring elements of the area that are traditionally thought of as secondary to the beach: the forest, the mountains, the redwoods and the arts. We invite guests to engage their sense of discovery, escape the ordinary, and embrace adventure. The element […]

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Childish Santa Cruz

1127 Soquel Ave Santa Cruz Describe your venue here

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Sesnon Underground

Porter College, Room D140, University of California – Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street Santa Cruz The Sesnon Underground is an experimental educational space where UCSC students are given the opportunity to exhibit their own bodies of work. Affiliated with the Sesnon Art Galler in Porter College, the Sesnon Underbround serves as a student run space. […]

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Ethan Estess Art+Design

15 Ingalls Street Santa Cruz Ethan Estess Art+Design is the studio and gallery of local artist/marine scientist Ethan Estess. Founded in 2016, EEA+D is dedicated to delivering professional exhibitions of conceptual artworks that focus on ocean and environmental themes. Located in the lively heart of the Westside and surrounded by wine tasting rooms and art […]

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Hive & Hum

415-B River Street Santa Cruz Welcome to Hive & Hum…a curated lifestyle, home, garden and gift shop, dreamed and founded by Gary and Jodi Maricich, a husband and wife interior design and urban farming team. Hive & Hum is an evolution of their desire to bring eco-friendly, sustainable, artisan-based home goods and gifts, as well […]

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Santa Cruz METROpolitan Transit District

110 Vernon Street Santa Cruz Public transportation is a cornerstone of local economies in urban, suburban and rural communities. In fact, public transportation helps to make a community economically prosperous and competitive.  Every $1 invested in public transportation generates approximately $4 in economic returns, powering community growth and revitalization*. Santa Cruz METRO encourages everyone to […]

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Mmē. Boutique

910 B Soquel Avenue Santa Cruz Mmē. is located in a beautiful 1894 Italianate building in mid-town Santa Cruz.

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Santa Cruz County Regional Transportation Commission Office

1523 Pacific Ave. Upstairs – take the elevator Santa Cruz The SCCRTC offices are upstairs at 1523 Pacific Ave. in Downtown Santa Cruz.  You can take the elevator to the second floor and step out into the show. There will be Martinelli’s Sparkling Cider and Yummy Refreshments.  You will meet members of the Central Coast […]

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Mandala Holistic Hair and Wellness Studio

107 River St. Santa Cruz Mandala Holistic Hair and Wellness studio is located in Downtown Santa Cruz in a historic building.  Our salon equipment rolls away creating a large open space with a lovely gallery like essence. 

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Gallery 125

1050 River St. Space #125 Santa Cruz Gallery 125 is a new venue at The Tannery Arts Center showing the work of 8 diverse and amazing artists: Andrew Purchin, mixed media paintings: motion, figure and landscape intertwine Beth Shields, evocative abstract oil paintings Chela Zabin, marine creatures & florals in rich saturated watercolor Fanne Fernow, […]

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Full Moon Birth Center

701 Mission st. Santa Cruz

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Thrifty Cuts Barber Shop

805 Front Street Santa Cruz Keeping with tradition, Thrifty Cuts Barber Shop off the Pacific Garden Mall in downtown Santa Cruz is an “old school” barber shop that practices the Tonsorial Art of barbers and salons. Come by and see why Thrifty Cuts is a local favorite.

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Capitola Plein Air Event

1430 Soquel Ave Santa Cruz Santa Cruz Picture Framing  will host thirteen artists from the recent City of Capitola Plein Air Event. On display will be paintings of Capitola and surrounding areas  which were painted during the one week event.  Participants are Bill Kennann, Charles Prentiss, John Crawford, Al Shamble, Judy Miller, Chad Hunter, Samantha […]

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Chaminade Resort & Spa – The Spa at Chaminade

1 chaminade lane Santa Cruz Escape to an oasis of serenity at The Spa at Chaminade. Nestled on a bluff overlooking wooded valleys of the Santa Cruz Mountains, The Spa at Chaminade is Santa Cruz’s only complete day spa destination. With an expansive 1,700-square-foot luxury destination spa and 200+ acres of natural beauty, prepare yourself […]

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Midtown Guitar Company

926 Soquel Ave Santa Cruz Midtown Guitar Company is stocked with a large selection of new and used acoustic and electric guitars as well as ukuleles. Our store has an industrial look with a redwood barrel ceiling, an old original gas pump, and neon in boxes from a 1940’s car dealership. We also have a […]

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New Bohemia Brewing Company

1030 41st Ave Santa Cruz The Kingdom of Bohemia may exist only in history books, but its spirit lives on whenever old and new world traditions are combined to produce exciting styles and flavors. Five centuries ago, as the Middle Ages gave way to the Renaissance, the Kingdom straddled both eras, and since that time, […]

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Fringe Salon

75 Mt. Hermon Road Scotts Valley After 25+ years of hair experience, Heidi Vollers had a dream to open a space where women could visit and leave feeling beautiful and confident. In 2009 Fringe Salon was opened, a chic boutique salon, located in Pinnacle Pass off Mt. Hermon road in Scotts Valley. Now, 9 years […]

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Luma Yoga and Family Center

1010 Center St Santa Cruz Luma is an award-winning yoga studio, wellness center, urban retreat, and gathering place. We offer a variety of yoga and movement classes, wellness services, and unique programming for all ages. Visit Luma to stretch, play, and renew!

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Faust Salon & Spa

110 Cooper Street Suite 100F Santa Cruz Faust is a full service salon and spa.  We carry high end hair and skincare products from Oribe, Kevin Murphy, SEVEN, Baxter of Beverly Hills, Kerastase, Bumble and Bumble, Pureology, Smith & Cult, and Epicuren.  Our salon has a team of 9 experienced beauty professionals, who specializ in […]

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Bhody

1526 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Bhody is an independently owned fashion retailer specializing in ethically sourced fashion labels and accessories that cater to sustainable and ethical design and manufacturing standards. We at Bhody ensure you receive the highest level of quality when it comes to our merchandise and customer shopping experience. We take pride in what we do and are knowledgeable in […]

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Pacific Wave Surf Shop

1502 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz Pacific Wave Surf Shop is a family owned business that opened in 1993 on Pacific Avenue, in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz. 

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The Homeless Garden Project Downtown Store

1001 Center St Santa Cruz Looking for local and organic gifts that also support a very good cause?  We have what you are looking for!!  The Homeless Garden Project makes over 40 food, bath & body and candle products using dried flowers, herbs and beeswax from the farm.  We also feature over 30 local artists […]

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Mutari Chocolate House & Factory

504 A Front Street Santa Cruz Mutari Chocolate makes small batches of craft chocolate in downtown Santa Cruz and is Monterey Bay’s only Bean to Cup producer of artisinal chocolate.  At our factory in Santa Cruz we hand sort our beans, then roast to compliment the bean origin, and then grind the cacao down on […]

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The Claraty Arts Project

1725 Seabright Ave SANTA CRUZ The Claraty Arts Project is located on Seabright Avenue between Soquel Avenue and Water St. Public Parking and accessible parking. Venue is wheelchair accessible. The Claraty Arts Project strives to teach and promote new roles and responsibilities for adults living with developmental disabilities. This approach transforms those society expects to […]

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UC Santa Cruz Arboretum

Arboretum Rd. Santa Cruz The UC Santa Cruz Arboretum is a conservation garden of rare, endangered and extraordinary plants from around the world.

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PF Atelier

2027 N. Pacific Ave, Suite C Santa Cruz PF Atelier is a studio jewelry / art gallery, dedicated to contemporary art and design. The gallery features paintings, studio jewelry, textiles, fiber art, sculptures, and ceramics.

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L’Atelier Salon

114 Pearl Alley Santa Cruz With two open stories and high ceilings, the architecture affords ventilation and an airy, bright working space. L’Atelier was designed and fabricated by local artisans—from the stunning front desk to the rotating art on the salon’s walls—and provisioned by local vendors—from the low VOC paints to the sustainably harvested cork […]

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Botanic and Luxe

701A Front Street Santa Cruz Botanic and Luxe is a lifestyle boutique in downtown Santa Cruz carrying a curated collection of home goods, gifts, and indoor plants. The shop is located at 701A Front Street, across from Trader Joe’s in the breezeway to El Palomar and Santa Cruz Coffee Roasters. The style has a touch […]

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Wargin Wines Soquel Village

5015 Soquel Drive Soquel Our quaint little tasting room is a former antique store (and possibly hobbit home..) We are a family owned and operated boutique winery, with a winemaker born and raised in Soquel CA. Enjoy our patio overlooking the little white church and award winning wines. 

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Arts Council at O’Neill’s Surf Shop

110 Cooper Street, #100D Santa Cruz Skateboard Art Decks on display in the front window at O’Neill’s Surf Shop!

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Fish Princess Farm

109 Locust Street Santa Cruz Featuring locally made Bath & Body Porducts using small-batch, farm sourced ingredients.  Locally made art and edibles. Fish Princess Farm Deerhaven Farm Blossoms Farm Friend in Cheeses Twin Kitchen Jams Ashby Chocolates Iveta Gourmet Laguna Creek Farm Jessica Vaughan Soap of 7 Flowers English Herbalist Jamnation Farmer Freed Berry Beautiful […]

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Go Ask Alice

1125 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Go Ask Alice has a great selection of high quality and organic herbs and herbal products, unique and conscious apparel for men and women, local artisan goods and jewelry, and so much more.  Enjoy free appetizers, wine and kava kava while supplies last!

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Rosie McCann’s Irish Pub & Restaurant

1220 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz Cead Mile Failte! – 100,000 Welcomes! This is not just a slogan at Rosie McCann’s, it is our mission Statement! Throughout the world today, the quintessential image of an Irish Pub, whether it be in Dublin, Santa Row or Santa Cruz, is a neighborhood place where people gather to share […]

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