418 Front Street Santa Cruz The 418 Project is a hub for social, ethnic and concert dance. The 418 Project provides professionally equipped, affordable space along with artistic and technical support to performing artists at all levels. We promote personal and artistic growth by hosting classes, jams, rehearsals and events and serve as an incubator [...]
1519 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz Agency, located in downtown Santa Cruz, features “great stuff for great spaces.” Agency carries contemporary home goods and lifestyle accessories such as table top items, small scale furniture, clocks, linens, lighting and more. Agency features a monthly First Friday Artist and several locally made furniture lines. Agency is the second store [...]
121 Walnut Ave Santa Cruz Agile Monkey is a fully equipped downtown Santa Cruz Pilates studio. We were honored to be awared the “Best Pilates Studio” designation and are excited to celebrate the continued growth of community. We offer private instruction to accommodate all needs and budgets, as well as a dynamic class schedule. Visit us [...]
110 Cooper Street, Suite 100F Santa Cruz Annieglass is a locally owned business specializing in fine tableware and gifts for the home. A proud supporter of local industry, all Annieglass is made in Watsonville, CA. 2013 commemorates Ann Morhauser’s 30th year, supplying quality, handcrafted art for the table.
7 Squid Row@Union Street Santa Cruz Art du Jour.org Be Great. Create. 7squidrow.com 7Squid Row@Union St. Santa Cruz. 831-239-0654. artdujour.org
1319 Pacific Avenue, second floor Santa Cruz The Art Loft Santa Cruz will be hosting “Faces of Santa Cruz County,” a free, night event with live music, food and non-alcoholic drinks. This First Friday Art Tour show will feature large scale portraits of a variety of Santa Cruz County residents, including local public figures and people [...]
285 Water Street, Unit B Santa Cruz Finding new artists, pairing collectors with new pieces, creating and producing new works, and providing professional installation services. Exploring how individual artworkaffects the world around it. And being consistently passionate, loving, and consumed in doing so.
1368 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Artisans carries a wide selection of the best of American made items, including the work of many local artists. Artisans features jewelry, (including wedding bands), artwork, glass, ceramics, metal work, woodworking, housewares, cards, candles and bath products. One room is devoted to Artisans kids—toys, games and accessories. The items found [...]
507 Cedar Street Santa Cruz Azhar means to blossom and grow and since Azhar Hair Design’s inception in 2001 we have done just that.”We” began with Julie and Karen, stylist/co-owners who were determined to create a warm, welcoming environment with talented, friendly stylists. “We” are now 5 multi-talented, friendly stylists, offering Santa Cruz contemporary, imaginative [...]
507 Cedar St Santa Cruz Azhar Salon and Art Gallery, August 7th, 2015 First Friday Art Tour hosted by new Santa Cruz artist: Whitney Mitchell Wirtz.
738 Chestnut Street Santa Cruz Bare salon includes services of waxing, skin care and massage.
1233 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz “Berdels is so dang cool,” as mentioned by Kelly Slater’s friend earlier this year. Berdels is a new men’s clothing store / skate shop located on the corner of Pacific Ave. and Walnut Ave. There is also some girls stuff here too. Berdels is a California beach lifestyle store [...]
543 Center Street Santa Cruz The Boys and Girls Club of Santa Cruz is one of thousands of Clubs across the country joining in a search to identify talented young artists. n the Club’s 1st First Friday event, art created by the Club members will be on display. Winning pieces will be send to the [...]
109 Locust Street Santa Cruz Buttercup Cakes creates the quintessential Santa Cruz cupcake, cakes and desserts using local, seasonal and organic ingredients. Tucked away on Locust Street, this tiny shop offers a vast array of flavor choices including vegan and gluten free options.
103 Lincoln Street Santa Cruz “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” – Hippocrates Celebrating almost 2 years now in downtown Santa Cruz, Cafe Gratitude is a completely organic and vegan establishment that relies on local farming and community to complement it’s “from scratch” kitchen. We strive to create a menu and [...]
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1329 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz Welcome to Camouflage, located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, California since 1980. Camouflage offers a variety of fine lingerie, sexy clothing, and adult products. We strive to create a fun and comfortable place to shop, with a friendly and well-educated staff. When you are in Santa Cruz , please stop [...]
1001 Center Street Santa Cruz, CA Center Street Grill welcomes you to lunch and dinner, and Weekend Brunch. Come in your High Heels or flip- flops. We have something for everyone. We offer a full bar, California cusine salads, pasta, seafood, burgers, pizzas, and some delicious desserts. We have an outdoor patio and indoor dining for [...]
1527 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Chefworks, the premier cooking store in Santa Cruz County, is proud to participate in First Friday. Established in 1996, Chefworks carries a wide selection of quality goods for the kitchen and dining room.
740 Front Street Ste 110A Santa Cruz Cooper St. Hair, a long established salon in Santa Cruz specializes in haircuts and coloring. Experts in color correction and styling .
115 Cooper Street Santa Cruz Design by Cosmic We’re a strategically small and focused crew of design geeks interested in cutting-edge technology. If it’s experimental & innovative, we want to check it out. We’ve built a culture around living and working in an inspiring place. Santa Cruz is “California à la carte.” It’s got [...]
877 Cedar St, Suite 150 Santa Cruz Cruzio Internet’s First Friday Event April Ink Come by Cruzio Internet’s location on Cedar street for this upcoming First Friday event! Cruzio is showcasing tattoo art from a variety of local shops in the area! Featuring incredible talent from O’Reilly’s Tattoo, Goodluck Tattoo, Mission Street Tattoo, Gilded Lily [...]
816 Pacific Ave Santa Cruz Community Television of Santa Cruz County is a not for profit Community Media Center offering access to media content, creation, and training to all of Santa Cruz County, as well as streaming worldwide on the web. CTV offers channels featuring local public, education, and government access television with a hyperlocal [...]
224 Church Street Santa Cruz The Downtown Branch Library is the largest branch of the Santa Cruz Public Libraries system. It has two floors and displays art on both floors in all public areas. The Branch is open seven days a week and hosts many meetings and events while also offering traditional library services.
137 Dakota Streeet Santa Cruz This a 4-part event, starting with the concert at Noon on Duck Island Stage in San Lorenzo Park, continues with a musical and sing-a-long procession over the San Lorenzo River footbridge, followed by a second performance by the Grammy-nominated William Winant Percussion Group in Abbot Square, next tot he Museum [...]
765 Cedar St Santa Cruz The Ladies of Faust Salon & Spa Would like to invite you to come out and Celebrate the Beautiful Photography of Sylvia Valentine Join us on Friday 6th,2013 6pm to 9pm Faust Salon & Spa 765 Cedar St Santa Cruz, Ca 95060 All are welcome for Food and Beverages The [...]
107 Elm Street Santa Cruz The FELIX KULPA GALLERY’s address is: 107 Elm Street, Santa Cruz, California. The Gallery is located right behind STREETLIGHT RECORDS on Pacific Avenue, directly across from the METRO BUS STATION. The Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, 12 noon until 5PM. For Appointments or information call Gallery Director Robbie Schoen [...]
209 Laurel Street Santa Cruz Felix Kulpa II Art Gallery at 209 Laurel Street.
1001 Center Street, Suite 1 Santa Cruz Food Lounge, new to downtown Santa Cruz, is a dynamic community-minded event venue focused on local food, art and entertainment. Owned by three woman entrepreneurs, Food Lounge profles rotating flash dinners, guest chefs, classes and local beer, wine and spirits. The Food Lounge incubator kitchen is home to multiple [...]
1125 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Come into Go Ask Alice (formerly known as The Happy Herb Shop) and check out our great selection of herbs, tinctures, smoking blends, and essential oils! Browse the colorful variety of clothing, tapestries, and so much more! Enjoy a sample of our complementary damiana tea, or relax and read our [...]
1101 Pacific Ave. Suite 320 Santa Cruz The office of Good Times and SantaCruz.com in University Town Center. Enter from the parking lot at the back of the building off of Cathcart Street.
505-A River St Santa Cruz We’re having our insurance agency offices double as exhibition space for local artists. We intend to have the shows change monthly and use First Friday as an opening event. For the month of March our artists are Jeff November, Wayne Adachi, and Beville.
1102 Pacific Avenue Santa Cruz Been to Hoffman’s lately? Drop in for a peek at our featured artist over quick round, or an intimate dinner! Recently remodeled by professionals from the Food Network’s “Restaurant Impossible”, Hoffman’s celebrates California style cuisine with items ranging from fresh seafood, vegetarian appetizers, along with healthy and hearty entrees, all at affordable prices. Hoffman’s also offers our [...]
765 Cedar Street, Ste 103 Santa Cruz Located in downtown Santa Cruz, Home/Work offers a selection of finely curated vintage furniture and décor, along with new, small-batch goods made by folks from around the United States. The shop’s aesthetic is clean and modern, while keeping things approachable and fun. We even have a train table to keep [...]
107 Locust Street Santa Cruz Jade is a downtown clothing boutique that specializes in unique and independent designers from the local area and around the world.
1533 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Please join us November First Friday to view new jewelry collections by Anne and Rick Baker, Angela Blessing, and Aurora B. We will also be featuring jewelry and spiritual art by Jeff Molno, formerly of Sacred Beads and Jewelry Gallery, Michelle Shaw and Jim Curas, as well as wearable art [...]
532 Center Street Santa Cruz Docent tours of historic church. Photographs, maps and diaries on display.
185 Walnut Ave Santa Cruz Kaiwa Art and Play Space is a new creative art studio, play space, and gallery for children in Santa Cruz to converse, create, and curate artwork and inventions to share with the community! This summer, Kaiwa is offering fun and interdisciplinary art camps through which children explore the design thinking [...]
320 Cedar Street Santa Cruz Since 1975, Kuumbwa Jazz has grown from its small beginnings to one of the most highly respected jazz-presenting institutions in the country, attracting artists of national and international renown. Weekly concerts featuring jazz, world music and beyond are presented in an intimate 200-seat theatre. Dinner served one-hour before Kuumbwa produced [...]
114 Pearl Alley and 304 Lincoln Street Santa Cruz L’Atelier (definition: artist’s studio/workshop) offers all the ambiance and inspiration of a stylish artist’s loft while offering a relaxing and calming effect at our day Spa down the street. Our Salon features highly trained stylists, floor to ceiling windows and the craftsmanship of local artisans, the [...]
301 Center Street Santa Cruz The Center’s mission is to seek a balance between social, recreational and cultural services to the diverse communities of Santa Cruz. We strive to create a safe and welcoming environment accessible to all.
118 Cooper St. Santa Cruz Lulu Carpenter’s is a community of coffee businesses in lovely Santa Cruz County, California. We operate several coffeehouses, as well as pop-ups at various farmers’ markets, and a full kitchen at our downtown flagship store. We have a long and storied history in the coffee industry, and we are passionate [...]
118 Cooper Street Santa Cruz Lului’s Cafe at the Octagon is a charming downtown Santa Cruz cafe located in front of the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History. Stop by for an unbeatable cup of tea or an expresso drink and enjoy the regular art exhibitions sponsored by the museum. Regular hours are from [...]
1013 Cedar St. Santa Cruz LUMIN “a particle of light” is the home of Santa Cruz Creatives Rana Satori Stewart (fashion design), Margot Leom (fashion design), Leslie Benson (paper and leather art), and Kat Kim (graphic design). Each woman contributes her creative and artistic energy to the whole and to each other. “Lumin is not just [...]
233 Cathcart St. Santa Cruz Craft Beer Tapas Bar in Downtown Santa Cruz. 16 Constantly rotating small-productions microbrews, wine, and small plates.