Santa Cruz County Things To Do

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A Brighter World

34 Janis Way, Suite C, Santa Cruz CA 95066

A Brighter World offers an eye-popping collection of locally handmade designs, plus a studio where walk in students can learn the basics of tie-dying or host their own tie-dying class with friends and family. Fun with no measuring, mixing, or mess!


Aptos Farmers' Market

6500 Soquel Drive, Aptos CA 95003

A wide array of vendors showcase all-organic produce, grass-fed beef, and fresh oysters. This laid back farmer's market was named one of “The Coast’s Best Farmers Markets” by Coastal Living Magazine.

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Aptos Seascape Golf Course

610 Clubhouse Drive, Aptos CA 95003

Blemish-free greens and a welcoming staff make this top course in Northern California a warm and inviting place to play. Close to the ocean, the locale is nice and cool, adding to the pleasant experience at Seascape Golf Club.

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Big Basin Redwoods State Park

21600 Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek CA 95006

Just a short drive from Santa Cruz is California's oldest state park, where ancient coastal redwood trees and a surprising number of waterfalls make their home. The Skyline to the Sea trail travels along Waddell Creek to the beach and saltwater marsh.

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Capitola Beach

420 Capitola Ave, Capitola CA 95010

This pleasant and relaxing family-friendly beach is conveniently located close to shops and dining. It tends to be clean and quiet.

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Capitola Mall

1855 - 41st Avenue, Capitola CA 95010

Get your department store fix at the only mall in Santa Cruz County. For local arts & culture, see Third Fridays, an evening art walk that showcases the area's finest.

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Capitola Surf and Paddle

208 San Jose Ave, Capitola CA 95010

Rent stand-up paddleboards, wetsuits, surfboards and more for a leisurely day on the water or sign up for lessons with a friendly and patient instructor.


Capitola Village Produce Market

700 Bay Ave, Capitola CA 95010

With competitive prices, incredible selection, and a great location, you can't ask for much more in a local produce market! Capitola Village Produce Market will quickly become your go-to place for fresh fruits and vegetables.

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DIG Gardens

420 Water street, Santa Cruz CA 95060

Dig is your modern garden shop with a bohemian touch. Whether you're searching for succulents or trying terrariums, Dig is your one stop shop for unique plants and containers as well as traditional tools to get your garden going!


Felton Farmer’s Market

Hwy 9 and Russell Ave, Felton CA 95018

Enjoy one of Santa Cruz's longest running seasonal markets in the heart of downtown Felton! The Felton Farmers Market runs from May through October and is unique for its live music and Kids Zone, which offers a family friendly experience.

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Forest of Nisene Marks State Park

Aptos Creek Road, Aptos CA 95003

Once a logging site in the '20s, this state park is home to sweeping Redwood forests and features two popular attractions: Five Finger Falls and the epicenter of the Loma Prieta Earthquake in 1989.