Local Information


Beaches

Capitola Beach
Capitola Esplanade
Capitola, CA
Cowell Beach
Right side of Santa Cruz Wharf
Santa Cruz, CA
La Selva Beach
Gospodnevich Road and San Andreas Road
La Selva, CA
Lighthouse Point/Its Beach
West Cliff Drive and Lighthouse
Santa Cruz, CA
Main Beach
Left side of Santa Cruz Wharf
Santa Cruz, CA
Manresa Beach
Manresa Beach Road
Watsonville, CA
Moran Lake Beach
Moran Lake and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Natural Bridges State Beach
144 West Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
New Brighton State Beach Camping
1500 Park Avenue
Capitola, CA
Pleasure Point Beach
38th Avenue and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Pleasure Point Park
32nd Avenue and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Privates Beach
4471 Opal Cliffs Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Rio Del Mar Beach
Aptos Beach Drive and Beach Drive
Aptos, CA
Seabright Beach
Mott Avenue and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Seacliff State Beach
State Park Drive and Seacliff
Aptos, CA
Sunny Cove Beach
Sunny Cove Drive and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Sunset State Beach
Sunset Beach Rd
Watsonville, CA
Twenty First Ave Beach
21st Avenue and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA
Twin Lakes Beach
7th Avenue and East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA

Cities & Counties

Events

Capitola Concerts at the beach
Wednesday nights
www.capitolabythesea.com
First Friday Art Tour Santa Cruz
First Friday of every month
www.firstfridaysantacruz.com
Santa Cruz Film Festival
May 5th – 14th
www.santacruzfilmfestival.org
Amgen tour of California
May 19th / Seaside
www.amgentourofcalifornia.com
Santa Cruz Blues festival
Saturday May 28th
www.santacruzbluesfestival.com
Beach Boardwalk Concerts
Friday nights, June 17th – Sept 2nd
www.beachboardwalk.com/concerts
Wharf to Wharf Race
July 24th
www.wharftowharf.com
Capitola Begonia Festival
Sept 2nd – 5th
www.begoniafestival.com
Capitola Art & Wine Festival
Sept 10th – 11th
www.capitolachamber.com/artwine.html
O’Neill Coldwater Classic
October 24th – 30th
www.oneill.com/cwc

Farmer’s Markets

Cabrillo College Farmers Market
Sat, 8am till noon
6500 Soquel Drive
Aptos, CA 95003
Downtown Farmers Market
Wed, 2:30pm till 6:30 pm
Lincoln and Cedar Streets
Santa Cruz, CA
Live Oak Farmers Market
Sun, 9am till noon
15th Avenue and Portola
Santa Cruz, CA
Westside Farmers Market
Sat, 9am till 1pm
Western Drive and Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA

Fishing & Whale Watching

Capitola Boat Rentals
Capitola Pier
831.462.2208
www.capitolaboatandbait.com
Captain Jimmy Charters
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor, S-Dock
831.662.3020
www.captainjimmycharters.com
Santa Cruz Boat Rentals
Santa Cruz Pier    
831.423.1739
www.capitolaboatandbait.com
Stagnaro Charters
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor, F-Dock
831.427.2334
www.stagnaros.com 

Golf Courses

DeLaveaga Golf Course
401 Upper Park Road
Santa Cruz, CA
831.423.7212
www.delaveagagolf.com
Pasatiempo Golf Club
20 Clubhouse Road
Santa Cruz, CA
831.459.9155
www.pasatiempo.com

Hiking & Mountain Biking

Nisene Marks State Park
Aptos Creek Road and Soquel Drive
Aptos,CA
www.santacruzstateparks.org/parks/nisene
Wilder Ranch State Park
1401 Coast Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
www.santacruzstateparks.org/parks/wilder

Important Contact Numbers

Dominican Hospital
1555 Soquel Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
831.462.7700
www.dominicanhospital.com
Palo Alto Medical Foundation
(Hospital & Urgent Care)
2025 Soquel Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831.423.4111
www.pamf.org
Emergencies
911
Sheriff
831.454.2985
www.scsheriff.com
Highway Patrol
831.662.0511
www.chp.ca.gov
Harbor Patrol
831.475.6161
www.santacruzharbor.org
Santa Cruz Lifeguards
831.476.4992
www.scsla.org

Music & Entertainment

The Catalyst
1011 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.423.1338
www.catalystclub.com
The Crepe Place
1134 Soquel Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.429.6994
www.thecrepeplace.com
Moe’s Alley
1535 Commercial Way
Santa Cruz, CA
831.479.1854
www.moesalley.com
Rio Theatre
1205 Soquel Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.429.1812
www.riotheatre.com

Pet Services

Santa Cruz Veterinary Hospital
(24 Hour Vet Hospital)
2585 Soquel Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831.475.5400
www.santacruzveterinaryhospital.com
Pacific Veterinary Specialists
& Emergency Service

(24 Hour Vet Hospital)
1980 41st Avenue
Capitola, CA
831.476.0667
www.pvses.com
Santa Cruz SPCA
2685 Chanticleer Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95065
831.465.5000
www.santacruzspca.org

Restaurants

BREAKFAST

Cliff Café
815 41st Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.476.1214
Harbor Café
537 7th Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.475.4948
www.harborcafesantacruz.com
LUNCH

Café Brazil
1410 Mission Street
Santa Cruz, CA
831.429.1855
www.cafebrasil.us
Café Delmarette
1126 Pacific Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.420.1025
Pixie Deli
111 Venetian Road
Rio Del Mar, CA
831.688.1115
DINNER

Bittersweet Bistro
787 Rio Del Mar Boulevard
Aptos, CA
831.662.9899
www.bittersweetbistro.com
Bonny Doon Cellar Door Café
328 Ingalls Street
Santa Cruz, CA
831.425.6771
www.bonnydoonvineyard.com
Engfer Pizza Works
537 Seabright Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.429.1856
www.engferpizzaworks.com
La Posta
538 Seabright Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.457.2782
www.lapostarestaurant.com
Lilian’s Italian Kitchen
1116 Soquel Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA
831.425.2288
Shadowbrook Restaurant
1750 Wharf Road
Capitola, CA
831.475.1511
www.shadowbrook-capitola.com

Roads, Weather & Surf

Bay Area Road Conditions
511
www.511.org
Weather
www.weather.com

Sailboat Charters

Chardonnay II
704 Soquel Avenue #A
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831.423.1213
www.chardonnay.com
O’Neill Yacht Charters
2222 East Cliff Drive
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831.475.1561
www.oneillyachtcharters.com

Surfboard, SUP & Kayak Rentals

Cowell’s Surf Shop
30 Front Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831.427.2355
www.cowellssurfshop.com
Freeline Design Surf Shop
821 41st Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
831.476.2950
www.freelinesurf.com
Kayak & Paddle Board Rentals
Kayak Connection
413 Lake Ave #3
Santa Cruz, CA
831.479.1121
www.kayakconnection.com

Wine Tasting

Swift Street Courtyard Wineries
328 Ingalis Street
Santa Cruz, CA
Boony Doon Wine Tasting Room
328 Ingalis Street
Santa Cruz, CA
831.425.4518
www.bonnydoonvineyard.com
Beauregard Vineyards Tasting Room
10 Pine Flat Road
Bonny Doon, CA
831.425.7777
www.beauregardvineyards.com
Storrs Winery
303 Potrero Street #35
Santa Cruz, CA
831.458.5030
www.storrswine.com
Bargetto Winery and Chaucer’s Cellars
3535 North Main Street
Soquel, CA
831.475.2258
www.bargetto.com
Hunter Hill Vineyard & Winery
7099 Glen Haven Road
Soquel, CA
831.465.9294
www.hunterhillwines.com
Soquel Vineyards
8063 Glen Haven Road
Soquel, CA
831.462.9045
www.soquelvineyards.com
Burrell School Vineyards & Winery
24060 Summit Road
Los Gatos, CA
408.353.6290
www.burrelschool.com

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