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 […]