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BOGO MyBoardwalk Cards

Available online only
Friday-Monday, Nov. 26 – Nov. 29, 2021

Buy one $50 MyBoardwalk Card, get one free!

Good for individual rides, attractions, arcades, and midway games. Cards never expire and can be shared.

Christmas Tree at the Boardwalk
Winter Wonderland Package

Celebrate the season at the beach! Includes a $20 MyBoardwalk Card good for individual rides, attractions, arcades and midway games, plus a unique Collectible Ornament and Photo with Santa.


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Ocean View Fire Pits

Cozy up around your own private firepit overlooking the beautiful Monterey Bay!

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Holiday Lights Train with people
November 26 - December 23, 2021 (dates vary)

Celebrate the holiday season with a ride on a festive train!

  • Santa Cruz Holiday Lights Train
  • Santa Cruz Chanukah Train (One day only!)
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Boardwalk Marketplace Popup
Open Thursday-Sunday from 11am-5pm

Support local artists and small businesses at the NEW Boardwalk Marketplace Pop-Up!

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Strike Out Hunger: bring a can of food and bowl for free
November 1, 2021 - January 2, 2022

Bring a can of food and bowl a game for FREE. All food donations will be given to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Santa Cruz County to help feed local families.

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Christmas Tree at the Boardwalk
November 26, 2021 - January 2, 2022

Get in the holiday spirit - Celebrate the season at the beach! Enjoy rides, games, arcades, festive decorations, photos with Santa, pedal karts, holiday treats, movies, and more!

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Clam Chowder Cook Off
Saturday AND Sunday • February 26-27, 2022

Attention chowder lovers! Taste the best at the 41st Annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off! Sample chowder from Amateur Chefs on Saturday, followed by Professional Chefs on Sunday. Both days feature Boston and Manhattan Clam Chowder, and you can help pick a winner each day. Tasting kit proceeds benefit Santa Cruz Parks & Recreation.

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Girl on Loof Carousel
Monday, July 25, 2022

Celebrate National Carousel Day and our Looff Carousel’s 111st Anniversary. First 100 riders on the Carousel will receive a brass souvenir carousel ring. Normal ride pricing and restrictions apply.

Beach Blitz Logo with a band in background
September 9-10, 2022

Enjoy camping under the stars, worship on the beach, and a lot of Boardwalk fun for ALL AGES!

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September 23-24, 2022

A memorable overnight event at the Boardwalk, perfect for family, friends, youth and school groups.

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Girl Scouts smiling
September 30 - October 1, 2022

Daisy, Brownie, Junior, Cadette, and Senior Troops camp under the stars and enjoy Boardwalk fun at this epic overnight event!

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Scouts smiling
October 7-8, 2022

Cub Scouts, Scouts BSA, Venturers and Scout family and friends camp under the stars and enjoy Boardwalk fun at this epic overnight event!

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marching band
Saturday, October 15, 2022

Join us for an exciting musical parade as 55 Northern California high school and junior high school marching bands compete next to the iconic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in the ONLY band review with warm sand, cool surf, and hot rides!

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Woman smiling at Chili Cook Off
Saturday, October 22, 2022

Bring your appetite and join the fun as both professional and amateur chefs work their culinary magic and compete for the title of Best Chili!

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