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Best things to do in Santa Cruz today

  1. at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk 400 Beach St , Santa Cruz map
  2. at Kuumbwa Jazz 320-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz map

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Meet local vintners, enjoy award-winning wines and a
Friday, Oct 16 @ 6:00pm at 6500 Soquel Dr, Aptos map

Join the Santa Cruz Mountain Wine Growers Association for a wine harvest dinner celebration. Dine under the stars at the Sesnon House of Cabrillo College. Local vintners will be pouring and a four course meal prepared by the students of the Culinary Arts Department of Cabrillo College will be served.

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At the Green Hills Conference Center, sponsored by ChangeBound
Friday, Oct 16 @ 4:30am at 1500 Green Hills Road Suite 101, Scotts Valley map

Professional surfer, star of the hit film—Soul Surfer and a role model to children and families around the world, Bethany has become a source of inspiration to millions through her story of determination, faith and hope. During a surf session on Halloween morning 2003, Bethany was attacked and lost her left arm to a 14-foot tiger shark. Bethany returned to the water a month later and won her first national title less than a year later.

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A three-decade long annual Santa Cruz tradition
Wednesday, Oct 14 @ 12:00am at 701 West Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz map

The O’Neill Coldwater Classic at Steamer Lane returns as stop #30 on the 2015 World Surf League (WSL) Men’s Qualifying Series. A three-decade long annual Santa Cruz tradition, this year’s event boasts a $50,000 prize purse and 1,500 points up for grabs amongst 96 surfers hoping to qualify for the 2016 World Tour.

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At the Mello Center for the Performing Arts in Watsonville
Sunday, Oct 11 @ 2:00pm at 250 East Beach Street, Watsonville map

Celebrating their 58th season, the Santa Cruz Symphony’s schedule is taking on new horizons in music, from the innovative beginnings of Mahler’s first symphony and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue to the visionary apotheoses of Dvorak’s New World and Beethoven’s 9th Symphonies.

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West Cliff will transform into a pop-up park October 11, 2015
Sunday, Oct 11 @ 9:00am at 701 West Cliff Drive , Santa Cruz map

Open Streets Santa Cruz will return to West Cliff Drive on Sunday, October 11, 2015, 9am-2pm. Two miles of roadway from Lighthouse Field to Natural Bridges State Park will be transformed into a car-free pop-up park.

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Santa Cruz Symphony Presents: Inventing America
Saturday, Oct 10 @ 8:00pm at 307 Church St, Santa Cruz map

The Santa Cruz Symphony is set to open their 58th season on October 10th in downtown Santa Cruz. This season’s schedule features new horizons in music, from the innovative beginnings of Mahler’s first symphony and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue to the visionary apotheoses of Dvorak’s New World and Beethoven’s 9th Symphonies.

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At Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Saturday, Oct 10 @ 4:30pm at 101 N Big Trees Park Rd , Felton map

Twinkling lights under a canopy of stars, the delightful sounds of live music floating through the air - it's time for the 21st Annual Lobster Feed Fundraiser at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park!

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A venue based music festival in downtown Santa Cruz
Saturday, Oct 10 @ 12:00pm

October 10, the Santa Cruz Music Festival in full force for it’s third year, taking over the historic downtown area, linking together more than ten downtown Santa Cruz venues for a thirteen hour musical marathon.

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Little engineers won’t believe their eyes—or their ears!
Saturday, Oct 10 @ 12:00am at 5401 Graham Hill Rd, Felton map

This year, for the first time ever, Percy will be joining Thomas the Tank Engine on the rails! Also for the first time ever, Thomas the Tank Engine™ will be able to talk to his fans!

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Experience Shannon McCarthy's incredible art
Thursday, Oct 08 @ 5:30pm at 207 McPherson Street , Santa Cruz map

Join Save Our Shores Sanctuary Speaker Series October 8th for a night of series fun, plus pizza, beer, marine debris art (crazy!) and live music.