Travel Blog

September 16, 2011

Q & A with two Santa Cruz County Tourism Models!

The Santa Cruz Conference and Visitor’s Council recently hosted a promotional photo shoot on the Santa Cruz Wharf, as well as Main and Cowell’s Beach.  Jessica Robinson and Justin Belcher were our amazing models for this shoot.  Justin models nearly full-time, as does Jessica, when she’s not fulfilling her duties as Miss Alameda! Images from

September 9, 2011

Volunteers are the backbone of the Capitola Art & Wine Festival

With 40,000 people expected to attend the 29th anniversary of the popular Capitola Art & Wine Festival this weekend (September 10 and 11), it’s no surprise that approximately 400 behind-the-scenes volunteers are needed to insure its success. Twenty Santa Cruz Mountain wineries are showcased, so it takes about 200 people to sell wine glasses, staff