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Felton Covered Bridge

Culture | Felton

Filoli

Culture | Woodside

Hakone Estate & Gardens

Culture | Saratoga

San Lorenzo Valley Museum

Culture | Boulder Creek

Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center

Culture | Ben Lomond

Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History

Culture | Santa Cruz

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Covered Bridge Festival

05 | 26 | 2018

2018 Marks the 30th year of the Covered Bridge Festival! The festival has been held on memorial day weekend every year since 1989. The original purpose of the festival was to raise funds for to repair the Felton Covered Bridge.

Ebb & Flow River Arts Festival

06 | 01 | 2018

Led by Arts Council Santa Cruz County, Ebb & Flow is a two-day, family-friendly festival that will kick off with First Friday artmaking and performances on Cooper Street—followed by an evening dance party on the…

Ebb & Flow River Arts Festival

06 | 02 | 2018

The revelry will resume on Saturday with a March for the River along the Riverwalk and a Festival at the Tannery Arts Center, which is located adjacent to the river.

Redwood Mountain Faire

06 | 02 | 2018

2018 Marks the 30th year of the Covered Bridge Festival! The festival has been held on memorial day weekend every year since 1989. The original purpose of the festival was to raise funds for to repair the Felton Covered Bridge.

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Guide To Goat Rock

A great staging ground for a number of adventures, from bouldering to rock climbing, day hiking to backpacking, and even birding. The crown jewel, Goat Rock, is a limestone formation that is typical of the park’s geology and the splendid vistas boast one of the absolute best views of the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Hunting for Banana Slugs

Banana slugs are fascinating, even mesmerizing to observe in person. Watching one slide its way down a portion of a miles-long trail or up the side of a towering redwood is a meditative experience. However, despite their low speeds, they’re not always the easiest organisms to track down.

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

Though it’s not the biggest park in the county, there are hiking, biking, and equestrian options beyond what’s described here. It’s strongly recommended that adventurers go by the Visitor Center and talk to the docents about hike ideas, trail closures, wildlife sightings, and whatever other...

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Bigfoot Discovery Museum

Culture | Felton

Felton Covered Bridge

Culture | Felton

Filoli

Culture | Woodside

Hakone Estate & Gardens

Culture | Saratoga

Montalvo Arts Center

Culture | Saratoga

Mountain Community Theater

Culture | Ben Lomond

New Museum Los Gatos

Culture | Los Gatos

San Lorenzo Valley Museum

Culture | Boulder Creek

Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center

Culture | Ben Lomond

Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History

Culture | Santa Cruz