1st annual Oktoberfest by the Sea is this weekend (Sept 29 and 30), outside at the Davenport Roadhouse. With music by rock ‘n rollers Coffis Brothers and McCoy Tyler Band, 5 kinds of beer, great food, kids activities (bounce house, face painting), and raffle. A benefit for a new program to clean up local beaches and bring kids to the ocean called Tip the Ocean. 12 – 6 pm. Admission is free. Just 10 minutes up the coast at 1 Davenport Ave, Davenport. www.davenportroadhouse.com
September 16, 2017, 11:00am - September 16, 2017, 6:00pm
Explore what Santa Cruz makes at the first annual IFL Maker Showcase held in the Wrigley Building! This event aims to highlight innovation and experimentation across a variety of creative realms and to celebrate what makers do — what they make, how they make it, and the enthusiasm and passion that drives them.
Enjoy a full gallery of community submitted art, various exposés, demonstrations, and take something home from one of many craft vending booths!
This event is family-friendly and free to attendees!
Want to participate? Makers can submit any kind of self-made art piece, exposé, or vending booth:
Submission deadline is Sept. 6th.
On Saturday the 26th of August from 2-4 pm we're welcoming distiller extraordinaire Kevin Aslan from Anchor Distilling Co. for a spirits tasting event. He'll explain the making of their excellent gins while we sample them and enjoy a couple cocktails by our head bartender Manny. We're also welcoming back Katie Shea of Golden Bear Bitters Co. to demonstrate how she makes some of her delicious tonics.
BINGO is a splashy, zippy, fun musical comedy about a group of die-hard bingo players who stop at nothing to miss their weekly game. In between the number calling, strange rituals and fierce competitions, love blossoms and long lost friends reunite. Audiences will be laughing in the aisles when they...