The gorgeous Monterey Bay, refreshing redwood forests, miles of hiking trails, and many of your favorite eateries and shops are waiting to say, “Welcome to Santa Cruz!” With that, like so many places, there have been some changes, added restrictions, and guidelines that travelers must be aware of. Read What You Need to Know to
We are so excited to safely welcome you back to Santa Cruz County! The fresh ocean air, towering redwoods, miles of hiking trails at our gorgeous state parks, and many of your favorite Santa Cruz County eateries and shops are all waiting to say, “Welcome to Santa Cruz!” To help make your responsible travel plans
As we embark on this temporary new normal, we are continually reminded at how wonderful and supportive this community is. For those who are able, please continue to support our local businesses. From free local deliveries, curbside service, socially distanced dine-in, and many more creative ways to serve, Santa Cruz County restaurants and shops are
As we all know, now is not the time for a visit to Santa Cruz County, but as we safely shelter-in-place, we want to bring a taste of Santa Cruz to your home! We asked some of Santa Cruz County’s favorite eateries, bakeries, and coffee shops to share a recipe that can be recreated from
The ever-expanding Santa Cruz dining scene always has something new to offer, from debuting restaurants to the hottest seasonal dish. The latest buzz is all about new kitchen talent. With a bounty of fresh produce and seafood at their disposal, skillful new chefs are reinvigorating menus across the county. Here’s the scoop on a recent chef shuffle that’s perking up the local food scene.