Rio Sands Hotel
116 Aptos Beach Drive
Aptos, California, CA 95003, United States
+1 831 6883207

JULY EVENTS

APTOS 4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION

JULY 04, 2015

"World's Shortest Parade." Pancake breakfast 7:30am, parade at 10am, live music, games, arts & crafts 11am-4pm.

For more information visit: aptoschamber.com/

SUNDAY ART & MUSIC

JULY 05, 2015

Art & Music at the Beach is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a Sunday afternoon in Capitola Village. Local artists display their work and live music is featured on the Esplanade Stage overlooking Capitola Beach and Monterey Bay.

For more information visit: cityofcapitola.org/acc/page/sunday-art-music-beach

SANTA CRUZ MOUNTAIN SOL FESTIVAL

JULY 11, 2015 - JULY 12, 2015

Two-day music festival with Yonder Mountain String Band, Brett Dennen - Keith Greeninger, Keller Williams Grateful Grass (with Michael Kang & Keith Moseley), Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Tim Flannery & Lunatic Fringe and Melvin Seals & Spirit of 76. Beer and wine garden, food and merchandise booths.

For  more information visit: santacruzmountainsol.com/

TEQUILA & TACO MUSIC FESTIVAL

JULY 18, 2015 - JULY 19, 2015

Saturday, tequila takes center stage with a variety of top shelf tequila and Mezcal sampling, live music all day along with gourmet street tacos. Sunday is Margarita Sunday Funday in downtown Santa Cruz. Bring the family and enjoy a sunny summer afternoon, sipping on an assortment of margaritas, eating delicious tacos, all while enjoying a great music lineup!

For more information visit: tequilaandtacomusicfestival.com/

A DAY OUT WITH THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE!

JULY 24, 2015 - AUGUST 02, 2015

Join Thomas the Tank Engine as he travels along the scenic San Lorenzo River. Ticket includes activities and entertainment for the entire family. Reservations required.

For more information visit: roaringcamp.com/events

43RD ANNUAL WHARF TO WHARF RACE

JULY 26, 2015

The annual 6-mile, scenic, seaside run from Santa Cruz to Capitola-by-the-Sea is widely acclaimed "The best little road race in California". The Wharf to Wharf is the biggest summer event of its kind on the West Coast. It receives broad print and electronic media attention, is highlighted in all running industry publications as one of the top races in America, is broadcast live on radio and aired on local cable television throughout each year. Registration is limited to 15,000 runners! The race route is lined with fans, bands and all kinds of great fun! Come to Santa Cruz and cheer them on!

For more information visit: wharftowharf.com/