Seascape Village Shopping Center

The Seascape Village Shopping Center – also known as the Shops at Seascape Village – is located just across Sumner Avenue from the Seascape Resort. It boasts a number of popular restaurants, cafes, and shops, as well as a number of professional offices.   See also: The Shops at Seascape Village

Seascape Village Farmer’s Market

The Seascape Village Farmer’s Market is a Certified Organic Farmer’s Market is located at the Seascape Village Shopping Center, at the corner of Seascape Blvd. and Sumner Avenue. This is a seasonal market, and is open only from May through October, on Sundays form 11 AM until 2 PM.   See also Seascape Village Farmer’s […]

Santa Cruz Mountain Naturals

Aptos has its own medical marijuana dispensary – who knew? They specialize in rare, boutique and soil-grown medical cannabis, as well as clean hashes, oils, and extracts. They also offer cannabis in edible and consumable form, tinctures, topicals, lotions, and salves. However, they’re most than just a pot dispensary. They provide a number of services […]

Yarns by the Sea (Closed)

** YARNS BY THE SEA HAS CLOSED THEIR DOORS, EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 6, 2014 – GOOD BYE, WE’LL MISS YOU! ** Yarns by the Sea, located in the Aptos Village Square shopping center, is the place to go in Santa Cruz county for any kind of fiber arts project you’re thinking of or working on. They’re […]

Art Supplies Ink – Aptos

Art Supplies Ink is owned and operated by Rich and Sandy Koslowski. They sell a wide variety of art supplies, for everyone from child artists just learning to paint or draw to professional artists, and everyone in between! They also offer art classes for all levels of artists in a variety of different media. In […]

Aptos Village Square Shopping Center

The Aptos Village Square Shopping Center hosts a number of local Aptos businesses. It’s located adjacent to (downhill from) the Rancho del Mar Shopping Center, just outside of Aptos Village. It is host to a number of Aptos favorites, including the outstanding Au Midi Restaurant and Bistro, Uncle Kwok’s, and Art Supplies Ink. It also […]

Twin Lakes Garage Sale this Saturday

Twin Lakes Church is once again hosting its annual “World’s Biggest Garage Sale” this Saturday, May 17. Proceeds from the event will go to help the Second Harvest Food Bank provide food for families that need it. In years past, they’ve been able to raise an amazing $80,000 for Second Harvest. In addition to an […]

Deer Park Marketplace / Shopping Center

Built on the site of Claus Spreckels‘ old deer hunting grounds, the Deer Park Marketplace is the primary shopping center for the Rio del Mar neighborhood. The shopping center was built in the 1970s and is the second “large scale” shopping center in Aptos, after the Rancho del Mar shopping center. In addition to Deluxe […]

Deluxe Foods – Aptos

Deluxe Foods of Aptos is located in the Deer Park Marketplace shopping center, and it’s one of the few genuinely “gourmet” markets in Santa Cruz county. They have a bakery, deli, fresh-made sushi, a healthy selection of beer and wine, and the best selection of domestic and imported craft cheeses as you’ll find anywhere in […]

Ace Hardware – Aptos

When it comes to hardware stores in Aptos, Ace is definitely the place – if for no other reason than that there is no other hardware store in Aptos. There’s Home Depot in Capitola (and Watsonville), and Orchard Supply in Capitola (and Watsonville, too) but if you’re looking to make a quick run to a […]