Aptos News

Aptos Wine Wander 2016

Wine Wander Raised $4,067 for Aptos Schools

This past May, the merchants of Aptos Village teamed up with a number of sponsors to put on the first annual Aptos Wine Wander.  The proceeds from this event were to benefit the three local Aptos elementary schools:  Mar Vista, Rio del Mar, and Valencia.  The dust has now all settled, the numbers … [Read More...]

Mar Vista Bridge Aptos

Mar Vista Overcrossing Moving Forward

The Santa Cruz Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) has just announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the long-awaited Mar Vista Overcrossing! This is but one step on the journey towards a completed pedestrian bridge.  The RFP is not for the actual construction of the bridge, but rather for … [Read More...]

Night at the Museum

Enjoy a Night at the Museum!

The Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery (the “MOD”) is opening its doors on Friday, July 22nd from 5:30 PM until 8:00 PM for a very special Night at the Museum! An extraordinary evening of fun and festivities are planned to make this a night to remember. The event will also serve as the … [Read More...]

Castro Adobe Interpreter Joseph Carr Ritchie

Castro Coastal Campfires in July and August

Joseph Carr Ritchie, the California State Park Interpreter for the Castro Adobe State Historic Park, will be leading two free Castro Coastal Campfires in July and August. Folks are invited to go and learn about about the historic Castro family's coastal connection at a Sunset Beach State Park … [Read More...]

Marching in the World's Shortest Parade

Marching in the 4th of July Parade

The 4th of July has come and gone, and the 55th Anniversary Edition of the World's Shortest parade is one for the history books. I've watched many of these parades roll by over the years, but I'd never actually been in the parade until this year - and many of you never have, either! So I'm sharing … [Read More...]

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