About Meridith Cook

Meridith Cook came to Santa Cruz 18 years ago from Minnesota. She is a homeschooling mother of 3 who enjoys exploring the beauty and culture of this unique community.

This Weekend in Santa Cruz: April 19th – 21st, 2019

It’s Easter weekend and there are many ways to celebrate the renewal of spring.

You can create something with your own two hands at Santa Cruz’s newest creative space, or you can enjoy and support our amazing young performers and veterans.

On Earth Day, you can find out how to revitalize our beautiful planet. For the youngest ones, there are two great opportunities to hunt for sweets!

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

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: March 29th – 31st, 2019

This is a weekend of stories, with three film festivals, a new play at the Colligan Theater, three world premier local compositions, and so much more.

You will have some opportunities to make your own stories at DIYine and the Beer March, but whatever you decide to do, you have plenty of fun choices to get out there and enjoy a unique adventure in Santa Cruz!

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


This week’s roundup is brought to you by local musician, and 2018 NEXTies Musician Of The Year winner, Jesse Daniel. Check out Jesse’s new Kickstarter campaign, where you can back his upcoming 2nd studio album…

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: March 8th – 10th, 2019

What does it mean to you to make the most of your weekend?

Do you want to get outside and see some wildlife or learn about our local history and ecosystem? Or would you rather make something with your hands?

How about catching some live music or comedy? You can do it all this weekend in Santa Cruz!

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

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