Join us for a three-day weekend packed full of St. Paddy's Day celebrations! Here are just a handful of the fun events on our schedule:
-Luck o' the Irish Raffle
-St. Pat's Bike Rental Special
-Green s'mores with Mel the Marshmallow
-St. Pat's crafts & cookie decorating
-"Wacky Leprechaun" rainbow color run
-St. Paddy's Day Parade
-Rock n' Roll Festival
-St. Pat's breakfast
-Silly Leprechaun hunt
-Palm tree climb
-Lucky Leprechaun Train
Hey parents, dust off those clothes you have saved from your heydays, it's time to go retro! Join us as we take it back to the good ol' days! This three day party features: music, dancing through the decades, decade costume contest (winner gets one free night in an Airstream), tye-dye, groovy pancakes, BBQ chiken dinner and more. To top it off we are offering a special savings of 33.33% OFF your stay in any accommodation (2 night minimum).
Our Spooktacular Halloween Weekends are back and better than ever in 2020. Instead of 4 weekends, we are celebrating the season with 5 themed weekends packed full of fun. Each Halloween weekend will have its own festive theme! Each weekend compete in one of our 5 site decorating contests to win a 1st place prize of a 2 night's stay in any accommodation at Santa Cruz KOA and a 2nd place price of a $50 gift card. The 5 site decorating contests are as follows: best KOA weekend themed site, best DIY homemade decoration, most entertaining site, best group-2 or more sites working together, and people's choice. We will also have a traditional costume contest each weekend - details to come.
1) OCT 2-4 Harry Potter Witches & Warlocks Weekend
2) OCT 9-11 Hollyweird Weekend
3) OCT 16-18 Spooktacular Weekend
4) OCT 23-25 Fang-Tastic Vampire Weekend
Contest is for the best group - 2 or more sites working together.
5) OCT 30-NOV 1 Thriller/Zombie Apocalypse Weekend
Held rain or shine, year round on every Tuesday. Established in 1991, the market expands over 3 1/2 city blocks and attracts more than 10,000 locals and tourists. Featuring handmade jewelery, fresh produce, food vendors, flowers, pastries, furniture and much more!
Hours: October through April ~ 4:00-7:00pm May through September ~ 4:00-8:00pm
Located on Alvarado Street between Del Monte and Pearl.
This food festival celebrates everyone's favorite amusement park foods, paired with Santa Cruz County's best craft beers! Local brewers have been challenged to select or brew up a beer that best complements a Boardwalk menu item. Meet local brewers, taste great food and sample an impressive list of more than two dozen local craft beers!
Head to the Old Fisherman's Wharf to experience this free two-day event designed to inspire, educate and empower. Monterey Bay is the whale watching capital of the world. Event features: world renowned scientists, whale watch, research vessel tours, live musical entertainment, 30-foot Humpback skeleton and much more!
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