Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Spring Break

Spring Break at the Boardwalk

March 24 - April 8, 2018

Ditch the books and hit the beach!

Enjoy rides, free magic shows, costumed characters, arcade happy hours and more!


Boardwalk rides are open daily during Spring Break!

All rides open, weather and maintenance permitting.

Check the operating calendar for ride hours.

Boardwalk Rides

Arcade Happy Hours!

After the rides close, stick around and enjoy all of your favorite arcade games for 1/2 the price!

Arcade Happy Hours start when rides are scheduled to close, daily during Spring Break. Includes video games, mini golf, laser tag and pool. Excludes redemption games.

Boardwalk Arcades

FREE Photo FUN with Cartoon Network stars!

Take a selfie with Spongebob and Patrick at the Main Entrance!

April 2-6, Monday-Friday

  • 12pm-12:30pm
  • 1pm-1:30pm
  • 2pm-2:30pm
  • 4pm-4:30pm
  • 5pm-5:30pm
Cartoon Network's Spongebob and Patrick

Magic Shows with Doug Hofkins

a.k.a. the "Surfing Magician"

You'll be amazed by the Surfing Magician's funny magic show!


March 26 - April 6

  • 12:30pm, 2:30pm & 4:30pm- Neptune's Stage (by the Pirate Ship)
  • 1:30pm & 3:30pm - Cave Train Stage

Boardwalk Super Savings!

Over $100 in savings on food, games, apparel and more!

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Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

Ride & Play Ticket Options

Season Passes, All-Day Rides Wristbands, and MyBoardwalk Cards

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Ride the Giant Dipper roller coaster


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