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1505 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, California 95060
1505 Ocean Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Visiting Santa Cruz in the next few month? You'll find plenty of things to do here - not only our famous local attractions such as the Mystery Spot, Natural Bridges State Park and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, but all kinds of cool places to discover and special events, as well. 

Special Holiday Events in Santa Cruz

  • 12/5/14 - Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf's 100 Year Anniversary Celebration!

California Beaches -

So many beaches, so little time! Capitola Beach ... Lighthouse Field Beach ... New Brighton Beach ... Pleasure Point Beach… Rio Del Mar ... Seabright ... Twin Lakes Beach… the list goes on! Ask at our front desk for more information and directions.

Capitola Village in Santa Cruz, California -

Restored historic village in the heart of Capitola by the Sea with fine restaurants, outdoor cafes', boutiques, shops, art galleries, live entertainment, and beautiful Capitola Beach and Wharf 1/2 block away. Santa Cruz California Big Dipper

Pacific Garden Mall in Santa Cruz, California -

Great shopping, dining, art, movies, clubs, coffee houses, street musicians - it's all here, and all within walking distance of the hotel!   The first Friday of every month is Art Walk Night, with free admission to the Museum of Art and History.
Santa Cruz, California Surf Lesson

Outdoor Adventures

  • Bicycle Rentals - 1730 Mission Street 831-423-9000
  • Boardwalk Bowl - 115 Cliff Street 831-426-3324
  • Club Ed Surf School - 101 Beach Street 831-464-0177
  • Pacific Edge Rock Climbing Gym - 104 Bronson St 831-454-9254
  • Redwood Canopy Tours - Zipline through the redwoods 831-419-0153
  • Segway Santa Cruz - Take a fun tour of Santa Cruz on a segway! 831-466-0206
  • West Cliff Drive - 2 mile paved walking/bicycling path along the ocean

Upcoming Events


  • October 18, 2014 - January 15, 2015 - Tours of the Monarch Butterfly Grove

  • October 22, 2014 - October 29, 2014 - Santa Cruz Restaurant Week

  • October 25, 2014 - November 23, 2014 - Santa Cruz Art League: Degrees of Abstraction

  • October 28, 2014 - November 01, 2014 - O'Neill Coldwater Classic

  • October 29, 2014 - Yelle: High-Energy French Electro Pop

  • October 31, 2014 - Downtown Trick-or-Treat

  • October 31, 2014 - Marine Masquerade

  • October 31, 2014 - Trick or Treating on the Wharf

  • November 01, 2014 - November 02, 2014 - Thomas and Percy's Halloween Party

  • November 07, 2014 - Emerging Artists Showcase

  • November 07, 2014 - The United Kingdom Ukulele Orchestra at the Rio Theatre

  • November 08, 2014 - Pacific Mambo Orchestra at the Cocoanut Grove Ballroom

  • November 08, 2014 - November 09, 2014 - Santa Cruz Sea Glass & Ocean Art Festival

  • November 13, 2014 - Chester Thompson Quartet at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center

  • November 13, 2014 - November 16, 2014 - Santa Cruz Film Festival

  • November 14, 2014 - Warriors vs Los Angeles

  • November 15, 2014 - November 16, 2014 - Davenport Paddle Surf Classic

  • November 15, 2014 - November Passport Day

  • November 15, 2014 - Warriors vs Iowa

  • November 16, 2014 - Downtown Santa Cruz Wine Walk

  • November 28, 2014 - November 30, 2014 - Holiday Tree Walk

  • November 28, 2014 - December 07, 2014 - Santa Cruz Art League: Luck of the Draw

  • November 28, 2014 - November 29, 2014 - Santa Cruz Holiday Lights Train
 
  • November 28, 2014 - December 28, 2014 - The Train To Christmas Town
 
  • November 28, 2014 - Warriors vs Rio Grande Valley

  • November 29, 2014 - Surfin' Santa

  • November 30, 2014 - Warriors vs Rio Grande Valley

  • December 01, 2014 - The Ivory Club Boys

  • December 05, 2014 - December 07, 2014 - Holiday Art Faire
 
  • December 05, 2014 - Santa Cruz Wharf 100th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremonies

  • December 06, 2014 - December 07, 2014 - 22nd Annual Holiday Gift and Craft Faire

  • December 06, 2014 - December 07, 2014 - Art in the Cellars
 
  • December 06, 2014 - Downtown Holiday Parade

  • December 06, 2014 - December 07, 2014 - Holiday Tree Walk

  • December 06, 2014 - Lighted Boat Parade
 
  • December 06, 2014 - Scotts Valley Christmas Tree Lighting Festival

  • December 06, 2014 - Watsonville Holiday Factory Sale

  • December 07, 2014 - Jingle Shells Art & Craft Festival

  • December 08, 2014 - Steel House featuring Edward Simon, Scott Colley and Brian Blade

  • December 12, 2014 - January 04, 2015 - Santa Cruz Art League: "Small Wonders IV"

  • December 12, 2014 - Warriors vs Austin

  • December 13, 2014 - December 14, 2014 - Holiday Tree Walk

  • December 13, 2014 - Holidays on the Ranch

  • December 13, 2014 - Warriors vs Erie

  • December 14, 2014 - Flamenco for the Season Concert

  • December 17, 2014 - Warriors vs Oklahoma City

  • December 18, 2014 - Chanukah Train

  • December 19, 2014 - December 23, 2014 - Santa Cruz Holiday Lights Train
 
  • December 19, 2014 - December 21, 2014 - The Nutcracker

  • December 27, 2014 - Warriors vs Idaho

  • December 30, 2014 - December 31, 2014 - New Year's Eve's Eve Party

  • December 31, 2014 - January 01, 2015 - New Year's Eve

Santa Cruz California Shopping

Free Things to Do

  • 2nd SUNDAY/month - Antique Fair Downtown
  • 1st TUESDAY/month - free admission at the UCSC Arboretum
  • WEDNESDAY - Farmer's Market Downtown, 2:30 - 6:30pm
  • WEDNESDAY - Sailboat Races at the Santa Cruz Harbor
  • 1st THURSDAY/month - free admission to the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
  • 1st FRIDAY/month - Free admission at the Museum of Art & History

            First Friday Art Tour in Capitola Village

  • WEEKENDS - Santa Cruz Wharf Tours, 1 PM and 3 PM
  • NIGHTLY - Live Jazz at Hoffman's Bistro on Pacific Avenue
  • ONGOING - free literary events at the Bookshop Santa Cruz, our local independent bookseller since 1966!
Hampton Inn Santa Cruz Hotel - California (CA) Located at
1505 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, California 95060
Phone: 831-457-8000 Fax: 831-457-8900
Email: SRUHH_hampton@hilton.com
http://www.thesantacruzlodging.com/
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