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The Santa Cruz Wharf Centennial Celebration and Fireworks Spectacular
October 4, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pmFree
Come join the FREE fun and fireworks as we celebrate the Santa Cruz Wharf’s 100th Anniversary. It’s a day-long community celebration not to be missed.
The fun begins at 10:00 am with the Santa Cruz High School Marching Band leading a historical procession of antique cars, musicians, costumed characters and local legends onto the longest wooden Wharf on the coast of the United States. Come in period dress as we mirror the Wharf’s opening day in 1914. Then kick back and enjoy live music, bocce, face painting and photo booths all afternoon. Explore the Wharf’s historic past and exciting future in side-by-side Pop Up Museums. Savor in delicious specials from the phenomenal Wharf restaurants. End your night with a fabulous Fireworks Spectacular finale guaranteed to light up the Bay. Come celebrate!
Schedule of Events:
10:00 – 11:00 am Wharf Community procession
11:00 am – 12:00 pm 100 Year Anniversary toast, speakers and special guests
12:00 – 1:00 pm Kuumbwa Jazz Honors Band
1:30 – 2:30 pm The Parafins
3:00 – 3:30 pm Cruz Control
4:00 – 5:00 pm Wally’s Swing World
9:00 pm Fireworks Spectacular at Main Beach
Wharf 100 Year restaurant specials offered throughout the day!