Entertainment and Relaxation

A Brighter World
119 Walnut Ave – 469-4393

The perfect stop for the DIY’er. Come do your own tie-dye right in the store. All the tools and training you need for a fun afternoon by your self, with a friend, or even a great party idea. Browse the retail store for great gifts for everyone.

Archery Santa Cruz
175 Walnut Avenue

Archery Santa Cruz is a local, small business specializing in archery instruction. Founded by Ian Garner and Erica Gregory in October of 2014 with the vision of sharing this sport with the community we love. With a variety of services and price ranges to choose from, we’re sure you’ll be happy working with us. If […]

Artisans Gallery
1368 Pacific Ave – 423-8183

Artisans carries a wide selection of the best of American made items, including the work of many local artists. Artisans features jewelry, (including wedding bands), artwork, glass, ceramics, metal work, woodworking, housewares, cards, candles and bath products. One room is devoted to Artisans kids—toys, games and accessories. Artisans is the place to find the perfect […]

Boys and Girls Club
543 Center Street – 423-3138

Mission: To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. The Boys & Girls Club of Santa Cruz promotes youth guidance through educational, vocational, recreational, social and character development of girls and boys ages 6 to 18. The Club is the only youth […]

Center Stage / Jewel Theatre Company
1001 Center Street – 425-7506

Jewel Theatre Company Jewel Theatre Company (JTC) is the only year-round professional theater company in Santa Cruz County. Now in their seventh year, they recently moved into their new home at Center Stage (formerly Actors’ Theatre) in Downtown Santa Cruz and expanded their season. JTC prides itself on bringing you quality, professional actors performing in […]

Del Mar Theatre
1124 Pacific Ave – 469-3220


Felix Kulpa Gallery
107 Elm St – 421-9107

The FELIX KULPA GALLERY’s address is: 107 Elm Street, Santa Cruz, California. The Gallery is located right behind STREETLIGHT RECORDS on Pacific Avenue, directly across from the METRO BUS STATION. The Gallery hours are Thursday through Sunday, 12 noon until 5PM. For Appointments or information call Gallery Director Robbie Schoen at (408)373-2854 http://www.felixkulpa.com/

Four Eighteen Project
418 front Street – 466-9770

Non-Profit Movement Art Center, Since 1993 The Place to Move and Be Moved–in Downtown Santa Cruz. http://www.the418.org/

Glow Candle Lounge
1101 Pacific Ave. – 423-4569

From the creators of Petroglyph, comes Glow – a warm inviting space full of found objects and lush scents. Here you will be inspired to create personalized candles for every occasion. www.glowlounge.biz

Kaiwa Art & Play Space -185 Walnut Avenue, 316-0918

Kaiwa Art & Play Space is located in a beautiful space in downtown Santa Cruz, and offers enriching art opportunities for children ages 1-12. Check out Kaiwa’s About Us page for more information on workshops, open studio and play time, classes, and camps in a variety of media and on a variety of topics!  Kaiwa Art & […]