Santa Cruz Receives $620,000 Federal Grant To Help Upgrade Aging WharfAfter nearly a decade in the works, a major renovation and repair project is inching closer to a start, thanks in part to a $620,000 federal grant.
COVID Reopening: Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Rides To Open April 1; Reservations UrgedThe Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is set to reopen select rides starting Thursday, April 1, the same day amusement parks in California are allowed to resume operations with limited capacity.
Amid Rising Cases, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Closes Rides After Brief ReopeningA week after reopening rides for the first time since the start of the pandemic, the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk was forced to close back down as the county deals with a rising number of COVID-19 cases.
All Monterey Bay Beaches Closing Labor Day Weekend To Slow COVID-19 SpreadAuthorities from beach communities around Monterey Bay announced in an unprecedented joint statement on Thursday the intended closure of all beaches over the Labor Day weekend to limit the spread of COVID-19.
Coronavirus Update: Santa Cruz Co. Beaches, Parks Reopen; Social Distancing Still EnforcedThe initial order to close came from county Health Officer Dr. Gail Newel on April 8 in advance of the Easter weekend, but was not extended.
Santa Cruz Officials Pass Curfew To Remove Homeless Tents On Main Beach OvernightSanta Cruz city council members found a way around the law to remove the tents on a homeless encampment on Main Beach near the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk -- at least overnight.
Tourists, Growing Homeless Encampment Share Sands Of Santa Cruz's Main BeachTens of thousands of visitors this Labor Day weekend coming to enjoy Santa Cruz’s signature, marquee beach will share the the coastline with a growing number of homeless campers.
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Ferris Wheel Closing After Nearly 60 YearsThe Ferris wheel at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk amusement park is closing after nearly 60 years in business.
Manufacturer Orders Rides Closed Worldwide After Ohio FatalityThe manufacturer of a thrill ride that ride broke apart at the Ohio State Fair, killing one person and injuring seven others, is ordering the rides to be shut down around the world.
Ohio Tragedy Prompts Beach Boardwalk, California State Fair To Close Similar RidesFollowing a deadly accident involving a carnival ride at the Ohio State Fair, similar rides at the California State Fair and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk have been closed as a precaution.
Santa Cruz Officials Back 2 New Rides For Beach BoardwalkThe Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is about to look a whole lot different.
Best Mini Golf Courses In The Bay AreaFun for kids and adults alike, miniature golf offers the perfect activity for a fun get together. Here are five of the Bay Area's best mini golf courses.
Best Free Attractions Near The PeninsulaLocals know that the San Francisco Bay Area provides plenty of reasons why some of the best things in life are free. From ocean shores to mountaintops, it's refreshing to take in these super experiences without reaching into your wallet.
3 Arrested In Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk StabbingThree men were arrested on suspicion of stabbing two people near a popular Santa Cruz amusement park on Monday night and a fourth suspect remains at large, police said Tuesday.
At Least 2 Stabbed On Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkAt least two people were stabbed in an incident on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Monday evening.