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Santa Cruz County’s Best of 2020

Now those are two things you don’t hear together too often – “best” and “2020” – but we refuse to let this year’s lows keep us from seeing the beauty! Take a look at some of our fans’ favorite moments from 2020 in Santa Cruz County. Whether it’s inspiring images of the coast’s unyielding beauty,

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: CALIFORNIA KING TIDES ARE COMING!

California King Tides are coming back to Santa Cruz County, and this season, you have even more opportunities to enjoy these impressive tides! The remaining King Tides dates are: January 11-12, 2021! These naturally occurring and predictable events are when the highest and lowest tides hit our shores and create an even more dramatic coastline.

Santa Cruz Area Hospitality Heroes

As Santa Cruz County continues to endure the CZU August Lightning Complex Fire, heartbreaking images have emerged showing fire ravaged homes, fleeing wildlife, devastated Redwood forests, damaged infrastructure – and even an image from outer space showing the smoked filled skies blanketing the State of California. Thousands of evacuees have been displaced and lives have

Upcoming Virtual + Socially Distanced Events

See what fun, entertaining, sometimes educational, and always Santa Cruz County themed virtual events are coming up this month! Whether you’re in a live zoom webinar exploring the ancient redwoods of a local state park or taking a virtual tour of the latest art exhibit, these events will change up the routine at home! And