Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation offers a variety of entertaining events throughout the year. Contact the Recreation Event Office at email@example.com or (831) 420-5273.
Coming up next . . .
A Christmas Carol at the Louden Nelson Community Center presented by Christian Youth Theater
Friday, November 17 - Sunday, November 26
Joy! at the Civic Auditorium presented by Tandy Beal & Co.
Friday, November 24 at 2:00pm & 7:00pm
Saturday, November 25 at 2:00pm and 7:00pm
Sunday, November 26 at 2:00pm
Frosty Fun Fest at the Louden Nelson Community Center
Friday, December 1, 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Nutcracker at the Civic Auditorium presented by Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre
Friday, December 15 at 8:00pm
Saturday, December 16 at 1:00pm and 4:30pm
Sunday, December 17 at 1:00pm and 4:30pm
Special Events Permits
Looking for permit information for large, public events? Please visit the City Manager's Special Event Permits page.
Japanese Cultural Fair
- Date: 06/10/2017 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
- Location: Mission Plaza
103 Emmett Street
Santa Cruz, California 95060
Mission Plaza overflows with the celebration of Japanese music, traditional dance, food and crafts at this popular annual festival. Powerful drummers, the San Francisco Taiko Dojo thrill the audience, along with storytellers, martial arts demonstrations and healing arts vendors. Sushi, noodles and green tea ice cream are always favorites. For more info call Chieko Yoshikawa 831-462-4589. FREE!