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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: October 18th – 20th, 2019

If you have not had a chance to attend a fall harvest festival or Open Studios, then this weekend is for you.

This month’s 30th anniversary of the Loma Prieta earthquake brings nature walks and talks at the Forest of Nisene Marks.

And the Santa Cruz Wharf kicks off a 13-day countdown to Halloween.

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


This week’s roundup is sponsored by Arts Council Santa Cruz County & the Open Studios Art Tour. This is the final weekend of Open Studios this year and artists from the entire county will be participating. Look for the free Open Studios guide around town, download the “Open Studios Art Tour” app, or just follow the green signs around town.

Click here for more information about Open Studios.

Photo: Kelsey Cerdas Artist #32

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: October 11th – 13th, 2019

West Cliff bench

Fall is a beautiful season in Santa Cruz. The hubbub has died down, but there is no shortage of entertaining and enlightening activities.

Friday’s options are a musical journey through time and space, a sound odyssey through the ocean, or the awesome Surf Film Fest.

An annual favorite, Open Studios, continues this weekend in South county. Take a farm tour while you’re there!

Harvest festivals, Oktoberfest, Open Streets and fireworks are all on this weekend as well, so pace yourself!

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


This week’s roundup is sponsored by Arts Council Santa Cruz County & the Open Studios Art Tour. We had a great time touring artist studios last weekend and are looking forward to visiting South County artists this weekend. Look for the free Open Studios guide around town, download the “Open Studios Art Tour” app, or just follow the green signs around town.

Click here for more information about Open Studios.

Photo: Paul DeSomma & Marsha Blaker Artist #187.

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This Weekend in Santa Cruz: October 4th – 6th, 2019

This is one of those weekends that makes us so excited to live in Santa Cruz.

Comedy, makers market, heritage crafts, inspiring ways with nature, Latin percussion, bluegrass, brews and T-birds are just some of the great activities lined up.

Avoid traffic and start your stay-cation now. First Friday events will keep you busy celebrating the diversity, fun and history of Santa Cruz.

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


This week’s roundup is sponsored by Arts Council Santa Cruz County & the Open Studios Art Tour. Open Studios is our favorite fall activity and we’re thrilled to visit North County artist studios this weekend. Look for the free Open Studios guide around town, download the “Open Studios Art Tour” app, or just follow the green signs around town.

Click here for more information about Open Studios.

Photo: Human Shaped Animal, Artist #20.

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