Smooth Body Lounge

2345 Mission Street Santa Cruz Full body waxing and spray tanning for any and all! Right here in Santa Cruz! We are located on the Westside, just one block from the busy Kelly’s Bakery Shopping Center, and minutes away from UCSC. We have plenty of parking, and offer full service menus specifically tailored to fit your […]

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Friday Realty

1040 41st Avenue Santa Cruz Friday Realty is a great locally owned boutique real estate company assisting clients in Santa Cruz and the surrounding coastal communities along the Monterey Bay.  Our focus is on you, our process is elegant and we look forward to working with you!  We also love supporting local artists and look […]

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NextSpace Santa Cruz

101 Cooper St. Santa Cruz NextSpace provides innovative physical and virtual infrastructure that freelancers, entrepreneurs, and creative class professionals need to succeed in the 21st century knowledge economy.  Workspace plus Community = NextSpace. Our vision is to bring the (r)evolution of Work to every market in the world. Along the way, we’ll give every one of our customers the chance to work […]

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719 Swift Street, 56-A Santa Cruz Greenspace is an eco-friendly home remodeling showroom located off of Swift Street on the Westside. (Across from Kelly’s Bakery)

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The True Olive Connection

106 Lincoln Street Santa Cruz First Friday offers clients a 10% off anything they purchase that night, excluding the artwork. NEW APTOS LOCATION OPEN We’re a passionate boutique serving a wide variety of the highest-grade olive oils and balsamic vinegars around as well as specialty olive oil based skin care products. We’re not the run […]

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The Scribbles Institute

303 Potrero #59 Santa Cruz The Scribbles Institute is where adults and kids learn basic drawing skills for work, school, and enjoyment. Classes and workshops are always forming at the Scribbles Institute—online and in our friendly Santa Cruz studio. All ability levels welcome! Our beginner courses are perfect for people who think they can’t draw […]

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Wargin Wines

11 Hangar Way Watsonville Wargin Wines is family owned and operated boutique winery in Santa Cruz County. Now with two locations, our new location in Watsonville is home to our new tasting room and production facility . Located just off of highway 1 at Airport Blvd, about 11 miles south of Capitola.  If you can’t […]

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Buttercup Cakes & Farm House Frosting

1411 Pacific. Ave. Santa Cruz Buttercup Cakes creates quintessential Santa Cruz desserts using unique local, seasonal and natural ingredients. Check out our new shop on Pacific Avenue and try some of our new offerings including a variety of pastries, savory options, fruit coolers, tea and coffee! Decorating classes and event space is now offered in […]

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Om Gallery

1201 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz Located in the heart of downtown Santa Cruz, Om Gallery’s retail location is a special place where you can enjoy the highest quality handmade asian fusion lamps, Chinese silk and bamboo lanterns, home furnishings, Feng Shui solutions, unique gifts, one of a kind art, and so much more from countries around […]

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Wallflower Boutique

103 Locust St. Santa Cruz Everything at Wallflower is a bit different, original, made with love, or otherwise carefully selected by our team – Terra, Gwen & Olivia. We have a unique assortment of women’s contemporary clothing, bags and accessories. We have tons of fun locally made one-of-a-kind clothing, jewelry and artwork. We mix up the […]

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Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios

118 Coral Street Santa Cruz Four rehearsal spaces that can be rented by the hour. Play loud, play late.

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Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History

1305 East Cliff Drive Santa Cruz The Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is located directly across from Seabright Beach, and is locally known as the “Whale Museum.” The Museum was born from the collections of Laura Hecox, a young naturalist who lived at the Santa Cruz Lighthouse in the late 1800’s.  Visitors to the […]

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Vital Body Therapy

556 Ocean View Ave. Santa Cruz Vital Body Therapy specializes in premier therapeutic massage in a beautiful and deeply relaxing setting. With the finest therapists in the Santa Cruz county, Vital Body Therapy sets the bar high for delivering a customized massage for your unique needs. With over 55-five star reviews, our customers stand by […]

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2343 Mission St. Santa Cruz We are a small family run winery, located on the west side. Our focus is on locally grown grapes, some of which we farm ourselves. We offer tastings and glasses of wine while you admire the art on the walls.  We are changing the art every month so check in […]

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L’Atelier Salon

114 Pearl Alley 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 salon provides cutting-edge hair […]

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2340 Mission Street Westside Santa Cruz Skatter your place on the Westide for home decor – old & new, vintage books, jewelry, gifts and holiday items.  Recall a time when life was simpler, slower, when people took time to enjoy each day. At skatter that’s how we like to live our days. We fill our […]

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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 […]

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Santa Cruz Art League

526 Broadway Santa Cruz The Santa Cruz Art League is an art gallery, theater, classroom, and gift shop. The gallery exhibits are free to the public. The Santa Cruz Art League encourages and supports a wide range of visual and performing artists, professional and recreational alike, in a welcoming environment which celebrates the arts and makes […]

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1001 Center Street Santa Cruz Rivendell is an eclectic purveyor of fashions, fabrics, and also features fine teas.Pat Moore and Wayne Brennan 831-425-8522 Dolls by Donna Lee       Although my background has been in weaving and fabric design, I took up doll making twenty-five years ago and have been creating dolls ever since […]

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Sesnon Gallery at UCSC

1156 High Street at Porter College, 2nd Floor Santa Cruz Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery The Sesnon Gallery encourages interdisciplinary discourse through the lens of the arts. Gallery hours: (through the academic year) Tuesday – Saturday, 12–5 p.m. Wednesday, 12-8 p.m. First Friday, 12-8 p.m.  Closed for all University holidays and the summer months.

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Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History

705 Front Street Santa Cruz About We’re a different kind of museum, one that focuses on building community here in Santa Cruz County. We build community through exhibitions, events, and projects that connect people to art, history, ideas, and each other. We believe that art and history are for everyone, and we work hard to […]

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Felix Kulpa Gallery & Sculpture Garden

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 Saturday and Sunday 12-5.  

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Stripe MEN

117 Walnut Ave Santa Cruz Stripe store opened in March 2009. The brain child of part­ners Suna Lock and Dana Nor­rell, it pro­vides a inspi­ra­tional play­ground for locals and vis­i­tors alike in which to sam­ple prod­ucts from some of the best in local tal­ent. Stripe MEN recently opened in March 2012 as the brother to […]

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work. shop.- a mobile gallery

hosted by felix kulpa gallery 107 elm street santa cruz “contrived to free you from the four walls of today!”  work. shop. is a vintage trailer that has been transformed into a beautiful, thoughtful space to provide a place for art that defies pretension.  it is an ongoing venue for north coast artists as well […]

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Miss Mae’s House of Beauty

527 Seabright Ave. Santa Cruz Miss Maes House of Beauty “Where beauty meets art.” Original and forward thinking, Miss Maes offers a premium hair care experience in a comfortable, friendly and creative environment.

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Artisans Gallery

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 […]

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R. Blitzer Gallery

2801 Mission Street Santa Cruz The R. Blitzer Gallery is located in the former Wrigley Building on Santa Cruz Westside.  A creative reuse of a warehouse space with high ceilings, bright light and lots of wall space.  We feature local artists in a variety of shows. 

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Downtown Branch Library

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.

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Santa Cruz County Bank

720 Front Street Santa Cruz June 27, 2016 – July 28, 2017 Group exhibit featuring John Babcock, Kathleen Crocetti, Stacy Frank and Heidi Hybl. Using strategies of accumulation, layering, and the repetitive mark, four artists explore their fascination with saturated color and light. The exhibit features a unique range of mediums and techniques including: encaustic, […]

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Louden Nelson Community Center

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.

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Michaelangelo Studios

1111-A River Street Santa Cruz Michaelangelo Gallery ( is located near the banks of the San Lorenzo River, originally part of the historic Salz Tannery in the original hide barn.  The gallery was established in 1990.   The goal of Michaelangelo Gallery is to showcase artists’ work providing a venue for artists to sell their […]

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107 Walnut Ave Santa Cruz At Stripe we have an intel­li­gent approach to retail, the team curates a gor­geous space, show­cas­ing of all of the best ideas and items we could think of for both your home and for your wardrobe.The store is a 360 degree par­adise. A visual feast. A den of creativity. The […]

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Cruzio Internet Presents

877 Cedar St, Suite 150 Santa Cruz CRUZIOWORKS CELEBRATES COMMUNITY WITH 5TH ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE EXTRAVAGANZA On Friday November 6th get ready for a First Friday party as Cruzio and our Works members celebrate with another Open House Extravaganza. We’re kind of renowned for throwing wild parties and this year’s looks like it’ll once again […]

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Pure Pleasure

111 Cooper Street Santa Cruz Pure Pleasure is a welcoming pleasure shop located in Santa Cruz, California, and is locally owned by Amy Baldwin and Janis Baldwin. The concept behind Pure Pleasure was developed by Amy and her mother, Janis, and was created out of the need for a more inviting sex shop within the […]

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1050 / 1060 RIVER STREET SANTA CRUZ  Find diversity in ART at the Tannery Arts Center. The Tannery Arts Center is dedicated to providing an affordable, accessible and sustainable home for Santa Cruz County artists and arts, cultural, education and heritage organizations so that all offerings on this historically significant campus may be enjoyed by residents, […]

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