*Need to ADD an Event? Adding an Event is easy and FREE. To post your event, click here.

Loading Events

Upcoming Events

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

February 2019

Santa Cruz Burger Week at Bruno’s!

February 20 @ 11:00 am - February 26 @ 9:00 pm
Bruno’s Bar & Grill, 230 Mt Hermon Rd
Scotts Valley, 95066
+ Google Map

Come try the new "Savage Burger" created by Ro for Santa Cruz Burger Week this year and it includes a new "Feisty" sauce! We'll also be serving last year's crowd favorite "The Bad Boy". The Savage $12 served with fries: 1/3 lb beef patty American cheese Pepper jack cheese Beef hot dog Bacon Crispy deep fried onions Lettuce Tomatoes Feisty sauce The Bad Boy $10 served with fries: 1/2 lb prime rib burger Smoked gouda cheese Bourbon bacon jam Lettuce…

Find out more »

Guided Elephant Seal Walks

February 23 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:30am on Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 31, 2019

$7

Journey to view a large colony of Northern elephant seals, guided by your docent naturalist on this moderate 3-mile, 2.5 hour adventure. In the month of December, male elephant seals, or bulls, arrive along the shore of Año Nuevo State Park to establish hierarchy, while pregnant females come ashore to birth to their pups. These popular guided walks take place rain or shine, so be prepared for windy, rainy conditions as well as muddy trails. Layered clothing, sturdy shoes, and…

Find out more »

Pine Needle Basket Making Workshop

February 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 23, 2019 at 10:00am

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 101 Big Trees Park
Felton, CA United States
+ Google Map
Free

Join docent Cheryl VanDeVeer for a marvelous family workshop learning how to make a basket from local ponderosa pine needles. Children 10 and older may attend if accompanied by an adult. No experience necessary. Meet at the visitor center. For more information, please call (831) 335-7077. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10. E

Find out more »

We Bring the Sandhills to You!

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 101 Big Trees Park
Felton, CA United States
+ Google Map
Free

Discover the Santa Cruz Sandhills formation—its fossils, its unique plants and animals, and how fire plays a role in preserving this special habitat—at our Sandhills Mobile Visitor Center in the parking lot next to the Nature Store. For more information, please call (831) 335-7077. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks.

Find out more »

Castle Rock Loop

February 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Castle Rock State Park, 15000 Skyline Blvd
Los Gatos, 95033
+ Google Map
Free

Join us on a 2-mile, 2-hour hike to Castle Rock and Castle Rock Falls. During this trip, we will discuss Castle Rock’s unique geology, plant diversity, human impacts, and various important preservationists that helped give Castle Rock State Park the protections we have today. Bring water, closed toe shoes, camera, and snacks. Meet at kiosk. For more information, call (831) 291-8273. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10.

Find out more »

Old-Growth Redwood Tours

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 101 Big Trees Park
Felton, CA United States
+ Google Map
Free

Are there different kinds of redwoods? How do coastal redwoods grow to become the tallest organisms on earth? Why are there so few old growth trees left? How important are banana slugs to the redwood ecosystems? Answer these questions and more every Saturday on our Redwood Grove Walks. One of our knowledgeable and friendly docents will lead you through the wondrous old growth forest and answer any questions you may have. Meet at the visitor center. For more information, please…

Find out more »

Snakes Alive!

February 23 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park, 21600 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek, 95006
+ Google Map
Free

Why are snakes important to us? How do they see, smell, taste, and hear? What and how do they eat? What does a snake feel like? Come to the Sempervirens Room at park headquarters, meet docent Diane Shaw and her snake, and learn about the fascinating world of snakes. For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10.

Find out more »

Ranch Tours

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Wilder Ranch State Park, 1401 Coast Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
+ Google Map
Free

Discover what life was like a century ago on this innovative dairy ranch. This hour-long tour includes the 1897 Victorian home, 1859 Gothic Revival farmhouse, 1896 water-powered machine shop, barns and other historic buildings. For more information, call (831) 426-0505. Event free. Day use parking fee is $10.

Find out more »

Redwood Grove Loop Walk

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 28, 2019

One event on February 18, 2019 at 1:00pm

Big Basin Redwoods State Park, 21600 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek, 95006
+ Google Map
Free

How do these grand redwoods grow to be so old? So tall? How are they important to humans?Join us for this fun and informative guided half-mile stroll through a magnificent old-growth redwood forest. Meet the famous Mother Tree, the Father of the Forest and the incredible Chimney Tree on this 90-minute walk. Stroller and wheelchair accessible. Bring water and good walking shoes. Meet at park headquarters. For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10.

Find out more »

Spindling: From Fluff to Stuff

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Live Oak Branch Library, 2380 Portola Drive
Santa Cruz , CA 95062 United States
+ Google Map
Free

Learn to spin wool roving into a rustic yarn on a drop spindle—a simple, portable tool which originated thousands of years ago. Connect with your ancestors while learning this relaxing and meditative craft. All materials will be provided. This class is for the absolute beginner. Class size is limited to the first 8 people. Suitable for children 9 years and up. Register online at https://santacruzpl.libcal.com/event/5049932 For more information contact Julie Soto 831-427-7700 ext: 7649 ([email protected]) or the Live Oak Branch…

Find out more »

The Road Less Traveled: A Dog-Friendly Walk

February 24 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 9:30am on Sunday, repeating until February 28, 2019

Big Basin Redwoods State Park, 21600 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek, 95006
+ Google Map
Free

On this dog-friendly walk, we travel North Escape Road, a paved road closed to traffic. We tour stunning old-growth redwood groves along beautiful Opal Creek. We'll discuss redwood ecology and park history while exploring the deep shade of the redwood forest. This is a fun and easy, 3-mile, 2-hour walk with docent Diane Shaw. Dogs not required, but welcome! Bring water. Meet at park headquarters. For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10.

Find out more »

Coffee Talk and Crafts

February 24 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park, 21600 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek, 95006
+ Google Map
Free

Come to the Sempervirens Room next to park headquarters for free coffee or hot chocolate! This is a great way to start your day in Big Basin. Docents will be happy to answer your questions about the park and help get you going on the right trail. And bring the kids for a fun craft activity! For more information, call (831) 338-8883. Event free. Vehicle day use fee is $10.

Find out more »
+ Export Events