O'Neill Surf Shop
Head east to Capitola to this internationally renowned surfboard maker. Downtown branch is at 110 Cooper St.
With an 800-seat capacity, Catalyst is a major Santa Cruz music venue; over the years it's hosted national acts from Gillian Welch to...
Penny Ice Creamery
With a cult following, this artisan ice-cream shop makes zany flavors from scratch using wild local ingredients like avocado, roasted...
Lonely Planet review
Scenesters swill cocktails at Red. Upstairs is style-y, with moody lighting, big sofas and a fireplace; downstairs is grungier and looks like a vintage-50s mafia hangout. Signs say you can’t smoke, but many do.