Laura gathered for us a great bunch of events that will take place in Santa Cruz this summer.


Laura, who is feeding the blog Far West Coast with all her great finds, has been kind enough to gather her best pieces of advice to discover her beloved Santa Cruz through its summer events.


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Free Concerts at the Beach

June 17 - September 2, 2016


Every Friday night at 6.30PM and 8.30PM, the Boardwalk offers a free concert on the beach. Find more about the program here >



Free Movies on the Beach

June 22 juin - August 17,  2016


Every Wednesday at 9PM, come and watch a movie on a big screen at the Boardwalk beach. Find more about the program here >



Twilight Concert

Du June 8 - August 31, 2016


Every Wednesday night from 6 to 8PM, enjoy some music in Capitola Village. Find more about the program here



Sunday art & music at the beach

June 12 & 26, July 3 & 17, August 7 & 21


From 11AM to 5PM, artists expose their work in Capitola Village. Find more about the program here



Shakespeare Santa Cruz

July 12 juillet - August 28, 2016


The 3 plays, A midsummer night’s dream, Hamlet and Fringe show are played outdoor in Delaveaga Park during the summer. Find more about the program here (Starting at $40)



First Friday


This event takes place all year long. A good way to stroll in Downtown Santa Cruz during the  evening and discover some news artists.



Crow’s Nest Summer Beach Parties

June 2 juin - September 1st, 2016


Concert and bbq at the beach, are hosted every Thursday nights by this restaurant. Starts at 5.30pm. Free admission.



Capitola Begonia Festival

Du September 2 to 5, 2016


In Capitola Village, enjoy a week end full of flowers and fun. Find more about the program here




In her special series dedicated to Santa Cruz for LostinSF, you should take a look at Laura's guide.


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