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Weekend Event Roundup for July 31st – August 2nd, 2015

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This weekend kicks off Kids Week Downtown, and brings the annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival, and a special family showing of Cabrillo’s Mary Poppins, another Free Friday night band at the beach, and much more.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: July 24th – 26th, 2015

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This weekend offers a few opportunities to get up close a personal with local art, as well as festivals honoring books and cacti.

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Santa Cruz Weekend Events: July 17th – 19th, 2015

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This weekend, you can go on a scavenger hunt through local history, see great live stage performances at both UCSC and Cabrillo, and watch one of the most exciting roller derby matches of the year.

Read on to see the rest of our picks for the best events in Santa Cruz this weekend.

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Weekend Event Roundup for July 10th – 12th, 2015

Santa Cruz Weekend Events, July 10, 2015This weekend brings Santa Cruz Shakespeare, the centennial birthday party for a local institution, more free music on the beach, and yet another mountain music festival.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: Fireworks, Lumberjacks, First Friday & Much Ado About Nothing

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Welcome to one of the busiest and most crowded weekends of the year in Santa Cruz.

4th of July is the obvious highlight of the weekend, but we also have First Friday, a free band on the beach at the Boardwalk, Lumberjack Days, Sunday Art & Music at the beach, and much more.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: June 26th – June 28th, 2015

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This weekend offers some great events, including the 21st annual Woodies on the Wharf, the 3rd annual Pleasure Point Street Fair, and the Hop N’ Barley Beer & BBQ Festival.

Read on to see the rest of our picks for the best events in Santa Cruz this weekend.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: June 19th – 21st, 2015

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How are you celebrating Father’s Day?  If you’re in Santa Cruz, you have plenty of options, from a James Brown cover concert to the Tannery’s anniversary party.

This Friday we also get to welcome back Friday Night Bands on the Beach at the Boardwalk.  Plus, we have a sneak peek at some upcoming events, as well as a guide to 4th of July events towards the bottom of this post.

Read on to see our picks for the best events in Santa Cruz this weekend.

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Weekend Event Roundup for June 12th – 14th, 2015

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This weekend welcomes the kickoff of Capitola’s Art & Music on the Beach series, and will also feature two great local benefit concerts.

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Weekend Event Roundup for June 5th – 7th, 2015

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This weekend sees a handful of annual festivals — including Pride, the Japanese Cultural Fair, and the Strawberry Festival — come to town.  We will also be treated to another First Friday the Capitola Rod & Custom Classic Car Show, and plenty of festivities along the San Lorenzo River.

Read on to see all of our picks for the best events in Santa Cruz this weekend.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: May 29 -31, 2015

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This weekend brings a lot of great live music, including one of the areas biggest and most popular outdoor music festivals.

Bargain hunters will be delighted by the massive city-wide garage sale, and kids have a couple of fun outdoor events to enjoy as well.

Read on to see our picks for the best events in Santa Cruz this weekend.

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