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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



June 24, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

June 24, 2015 - August 12, 2015 - FREE Movies on the Beach

June 27, 2015 - 21st Annual Woodies on the Wharf

June 27, 2015 - 3rd Annual Pleasure Point Street Fair

June 27, 2015 - June 28, 2015 - Hop N' Barley Beer and BBQ Festival

June 28, 2015 - Sunday Art & Music at Capitola Village

July 01, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

July 03, 2015 - First Friday Art Tour

July 04, 2015 - Aptos 4th of July Celebration

July 04, 2015 - Old-Fashioned Independence Day

July 04, 2015 - Scotts Valley 4th of July Parade & Fireworks!

July 05, 2015 - Sunday Art & Music at Capitola Village

July 08, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

July 11, 2015 - Boomeria Extravaganza

July 12, 2015 - Dip and Dash Aquathlon #1

July 15, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

July 19, 2015 - Sunday Art & Music at Capitola Village

July 22, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

July 24, 2015 - August 02, 2015 - A Day Out With Thomas The Tank Engine!

July 26, 2015 - 43rd Annual Wharf to Wharf Race

July 29, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

August 01, 2015 - August 02, 2015 - 21st Annual Watsonville Strawberry Festival

August 02, 2015 - August 16, 2015 - Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music

August 02, 2015 - Sunday Art & Music at Capitola Village

August 05, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

August 07, 2015 - First Friday Art Tour

August 08, 2015 - August 09, 2015 - Church Street Fair

August 08, 2015 - August 09, 2015 - Scotts Valley Art & Wine Festival

August 09, 2015 - Tri Santa Cruz and Dip & Dash #2

August 12, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

August 15, 2015 - Grizzly Bear Festival at Rancho del Oso Nature and History Center

August 16, 2015 - Sunday Art & Music at Capitola Village

August 19, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

August 23, 2015 - 23rd Annual Aloha Races and Polynesian Festival

August 26, 2015 - Capitola Summer Twilight Concerts

August 28, 2015 - Movies at the Beach in Capitola Village

August 30, 2015 - Dip and Dash Aquathlon #3

September 04, 2015 - September 07, 2015 - Capitola Begonia Festival

September 04, 2015 - First Friday Art Tour

September 11, 2015 - Movies at the Beach in Capitola Village

September 11, 2015 - September 13, 2015 - Santa Cruz Greek Food and Cultural Festival

September 12, 2015 - September 13, 2015 - 33rd Annual Capitola Art & Wine Festival

September 12, 2015 - Ohlone Day

September 13, 2015 - IRONMAN 70.3

September 15, 2015 - September 20, 2015 - Annual Santa Cruz County Fair

September 18, 2015 - Movies at the Beach in Capitola Village

September 19, 2015 - Annual Coastal Cleanup Day

September 19, 2015 - Mole & Mariachi Festival

September 24, 2015 - September 27, 2015 - Monterey Bay Birding Festival

September 26, 2015 - Big Basin Founders' Day and Redwood Jubilee

October 02, 2015 - First Friday Art Tour

October 03, 2015 - October 04, 2015 - Open Studios Art Tour Weekend One

October 10, 2015 - Fall Plant Sale 2015

October 10, 2015 - October 11, 2015 - Open Studios Art Tour Weekend Two

October 11, 2015 - Welcome Back Monarchs Day!

October 12, 2015 - January 15, 2016 - Tours of the Monarch Butterfly Grove

October 16, 2015 - Wine Harvest Dinner and Grand Pro Tasting

October 17, 2015 - Heritage Harvest Festival

October 17, 2015 - October 18, 2015 - Open Studios Art Tour Encore Weekend

October 17, 2015 - Santa Cruz Band Review

October 24, 2015 - Santa Cruz Chili Cook-Off at the Boardwalk!

October 30, 2015 - Marine Masquerade
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
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