About Christine Candelaria

Christine Candelaria is a local mom of four who enjoys sharing her Santa Cruz adventures. You can follow her #santacruzlife on Instagram at @theaumsmama.

Mother’s Day 2018 in Santa Cruz

Bountiful brunches are just the beginning of things to do for Mother’s Day in Santa Cruz, which falls on Sunday, May 13.

From shopping to the great outdoors, we’ve rounded up the best ways to spend some quality time with Mom throughout Mother’s Day weekend.

So go ahead and start planning to spoil, indulge, and celebrate the mom in your life—she deserves it.
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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: April 20th – 22nd, 2018

Santa Cruz Earth Day 2018 Photo courtesy of the incredibly talented Bill Lewis – Santa Cruz Sand

Kick off the weekend with The Beatles and Pink Floyd, food trucks and fashion. Then get ready to celebrate the planet with Earth Day events throughout the county.

Saturday night is all about cheering on the Derby Girls at the Civic…see you there!

See our picks for the top events each day this weekend:

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: March 30th – April 1st, 2018

West Cliff flowersThis weekend is all about egg hunts, Sunday brunches, and Easter bunny sightings.

Plus, don’t miss a milestone celebration in south County…Watsonville’s Sesquicentennial Anniversary!

Happy Easter!

See our picks for the top events each day this weekend:

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