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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: October 19th – 21st, 2018
Santa Cruz events this weekend range from spooky to festively fall, with some Burning Man inspiration for good measure. And[...]
This Weekend in Santa Cruz: October 19th – 21st, 2018
Santa Cruz events this weekend range from spooky to festively fall, with some Burning Man inspiration for good measure. And[...]

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Open Studios

Open Studios Guide

If you like art, and you enjoy exploring Santa Cruz, then you simply can’t beat Open Studios.

It’s shocking how many amazing artists live in our community, and Open studios is the premiere way to see the best art that Santa Cruz County has to offer. We've been attending this event for years (decades actually), and look forward to it every fall. 

This year you can choose from over 300 local artist studios to visit during the first three weeks of October. Time to grab an Open Studios guide and start planning your tour! 

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Derby Doubleheader

santa cruz derby girls oct 2018

Join us on Saturday, October 20th for a Derby Doubleheader featuring the final home game of the 2018 season. 

You'll be able to cheer for every team in this special Derby Doubleheader, as both games will be hometown mashups. The first game will feature the Santa Cruz Derby Gromshells, with the first whistle at 4:30.

The main event will feature the Santa Cruz Derby Girls in a battle between the Clark Kent Crew vs. Bruce Wayne Bruisers at 6:30. 

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Halloween Santa Cruz

2018 Halloween Event Guide

Have no fear, your Santa Cruz Halloween Guide is here!

We’ve got midnight movies, costume parades, haunted houses, and early trick or treats—all leading up to the big day, which happens to fall on a Wednesday this year.

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Santa Cruz Pumpkin Patches

Santa Cruz Pumpkin Patches

With fall in the air and Halloween just around the corner, now is the perfect time to visit a local pumpkin patch, or two.

We’ve put together our guide to pumpkin patches in Santa Cruz to help you channel your inner Charlie Brown and find a great pumpkin.

So carve out some time this season to pick your future jack-o-lantern or pumpkin pie, find your way out of a hay maze, and snag some perfect photo ops along the way!

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Santa Cruz Derby Girls fan guide

10 Things To Know  Before Attending Your First Santa Cruz Derby Girls Game 

There are two types of people:

People who love derby, and people who have yet to experience derby.

If you’re new to Roller Derby then you’re in for a treat when you attend your first game. However, there are a few things you should know before you attend your first game in order to get the most out of the experience. So, consider this your unofficial newcomer’s guide to Santa Cruz roller derby. Here’s what you need to know…

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