Aptos Parks and Recreation Overview

Welcome to the Aptos Parks and Recreation Overview page at AptosCommunityNews! Aptos is home to a large number of well-known and popular state and county parks. Among the most prominent are: New Brighton State Beach Seacliff Beach Park Rio del Mar Beach Beer Can Beach Seacliff Village Park Pot Belly Beach Forest of Nisene Marks […]

Ton of Fun is Back for 2017

Get fit, have fun, lose weight! Ton of Fun is Back for 2017, and you can’t miss with Fleet Feet Sport’s 4th annual Weight Loss & Wellness Challenge. This year, it’s starting January 9th and runs through February 27th. Who is this for? Anyone who needs or wants to lose weight, improve their health and […]

Start the New Year Right with Curves Aptos!

With the dawn of a new year, millions of people around the world will make a vow to take better care of themselves – to finally get into shape, and to stay that way. For many, that will mean signing up for a new gym membership. Many are called; but few are chosen – by […]

Curves Aptos

Curves Aptos is more than just a fitness center – it’s a community of women united in the goal to live a happy, healthy and active lifestyle. A Curves membership is much different than just joining a gym. At Curves Aptos, members receive the help and support they need to reach their health and weight […]

Fleet Feet Sports is Honored as One of 50 Best in USA

  Did you know that Aptos is home to one of the very best running shops in the entire US of A?  For the third time in four years, Fleet Feet Sports is honored as one of the 50 Best in USA by Running Insight and Competitor Magazine. Fleet Feet Sports Aptos took its place among […]

Valencia Hall and Post Office

The Valencia Hall and Post Office are all that remain of the once thriving community of Valencia. Built circa 1884 by Frederick A. Hihn for his Valencia logging mill workers and their families.  Valencia Hall originally served as a community meeting place for dances, Sunday school, the Lyceum and Literary Society. In the 1920s ownership […]

Thanksgiving Day Turkey Burner

Worried about busting your waistline this Thanksgiving Day? If you’re concerned about what indulging in a 3,000 calorie meal could mean for your health, you’re not alone. The good news is that while we celebrate all we are thankful for by overindulging in a way that might make Boss Hogg blush, you do have a […]

Polo Grounds Restroom Now Open for Business!

Polo Grounds Park in Aptos is well known to many area families; many weekends of the year, the park hosts up to 2,000 people who come to play soccer, baseball, ride their BMX bikes, walk their dogs, and other sports and recreational activities. Until now, all these thousands of weekly visitors had only a few […]

Polo Grounds Restroom Groundbreaking

The day which many Aptos families have been eagerly awaiting will soon be upon us! The Santa Cruz County Parks Department has announced that the new Polo Grounds Park Restroom and Concession Building will be having a ribbon cutting opening ceremony on Wednesday, November 16th between 10:00 AM and 11:30 AM. All are welcome to […]

Fit for the Fight Against Cancer

Be Fit for the Fight Against Cancer! On Friday, June 3rd, please join the good folks at Seascape Village Fitness in Aptos for an evening of fun and dancing from 7:00 to 10:00 PM. Featuring the local and extremely fun Santa Cruz band Extra Large, this event will inspire you to get on your feet […]

Seascape Village Fitness

Seascape Village Fitness is a family-owned and operated business located in the Seascape Village Shopping Center. This is not your typical gym or health club; rather, they are dedicated towards helping you identify and pursue your own personal path to a sustainable fitness regimen. They emphasize a team approach to help motivate you to regain and maintain […]