News & Announcements

  • Congratulations, Robert Potts of Watsonville - the June, 2016 winner of the Parks Photo Contest!  Head out to one of your amazing Santa Cruz County Parks and snap a photo - send it in for YOUR chance to win! Click HERE for details.
  • Nominate someone for the Artist of the Year Award - details HERE.
  • Jane Ferguson - Paintings - on exhibition now through August 1 at the Simpkins Family Swim Center / County Parks office
  • Shmuel Thaler, 2016 Santa Cruz County Artist of the Year, photos from his May 27 Profile Performance at the MAH
  • Save the date - Parks & Rex at the Swim Center on Aug. 28, 1-4 PM.
  • Santa Cruz County Citizen Connect - report issues (including illegal fireworks), register to vote, and much more!. Click here to download the app.

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Santa Cruz County Department of Parks, Open Space and Cultural Services
979 17th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
General Information (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831) 454-7901 • PRCweb@santacruzcounty.us