• Coastal beauty


    Santa Cruz County's coastline features beautiful seaside scenery, ocean wildlife, and world-class surfing. Photo courtesy of Carolyn Lagattuta

    Natural Bridges State Park
  • Year-Round Outdoor Adventures


    You can enjoy outdoor activities and sports throughout the year in Santa Cruz County. Photo courtesy of Kirsti Scott

    Santa Cruz lighthouse
  • Attractions and Amusements


    Adventurers enjoy sailing trips, sports, biking, rollercoasters, and more in Santa Cruz County. Photo courtesy of Joanna Doubleday

    James Durbin
  • Wineries


    Wineries throughout Santa Cruz County invite you to taste their top-notch red and white wines. Photo by Frank S. Balthis © 2011. All rights reserved.

    Wine glasses
  • Shopping


    Sidewalk cafes, beachside boutiques, and beautiful restaurants feature local Santa Cruz specialties. Photo by Frank S. Balthis © 2011. All rights reserved.

  • Bicycling


    Bikeways and walking trails wind through the redwoods, along the coast, and all through the beautiful UCSC campus. Photo courtesy of Jim Mackenzie


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Celebrating 125 Years

The Chamber is celebrating its 125th anniversary in 2014. In this video, we take a look at the history of the Santa Cruz Chamber and what it has meant for the community. This is the fourth of four videos we have planned to commemorate the Chamber's 125 years.

You can view other videos and read more about the history of the Santa Cruz Chamber and how we have helped Santa Cruz grow and prosper over the past 125 years.

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