Chaminade Resort & Spa, a Benchmark Resort®, has announced the dates for its highly acclaimed Farm to Table Wine Dinner series that take place May through October. Now in its twelfth season, Executive Chef Pete Page and his culinary team prepare for a bountiful season of alfresco dining overlooking the Monterey Bay. Save the date and grab your favorite sidekicks to go enjoy local wineries and farms with the best Ocean views.

The evening begins with a wine and passed hors d’oeuvres reception at 6:00 p.m., on the outdoor patio with stunning panoramic views of the Santa Cruz Mountains and Monterey Bay. Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. featuring a five-course menu and carefully paired wines. Enjoy soothing acoustic jams from local musician Asher Stern, which complement the dining experience.  The menu: Each menu takes careful planning by their culinary team at Chaminade Resort & Spa. Locally sourced products make this five course meal delicious from start to finish. The team uses locally raised poultry and meats, sources the freshest crop along the Central Coast and pairs it with the winemaker’s finest selections. Menus will be posted here when complete, typically within 7 days of the event!

Reserved seating is not an option, as all guests are seated at large, connecting, beautifully set tables designed to invite open conversations amongst guests.

Through his carefully sourced and crafted menus, Chef Page takes guests on a culinary journey through the Central Coast showcasing the region’s diverse abundance of fruits, vegetables, meats and produce inspired by the seasonal harvest. Guests have the opportunity to meet and mingle with the vintners, culinary staff as well as representatives from the featured farms.

Ticket Price: $90 per person (tax and gratuity additional, $115.76 inclusive). Tickets are available for purchase online using the following link only. If you have questions about our dinner series please call 831.475.5600 or click here to contact us! PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE


831- 479-9777

The Original Paint Night: Unleash your inner artist Grab your favorite sidekicks and unleash your inner artist at The Original Paint Night. You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Guided by a talented and entertaining artist, you’ll be amazed at what you create, and how much fun you have doing it. Paint Night is located at Michael’s On Main at 2591 Main St in Soquel. Give them a call for more information at 831-479-9777

Yaymaker events give you everything you need to get up, get out, and get making! Instruction is provided by an expert host, so no experience is required, and everything you need is supplied. Grab your friends to paint, plant, tinker, and build and give your week something to shout about.



All you need to do is show up ready to have an awesome time,
no painting experience needed!
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Tuesday Night Music & Taco Bar

Chaminade Resort & Spa’s live music series runs through August 27th. Enjoy live music from 6pm-8pm on their outdoor patio (weather permitting) live performances by some of Santa Cruz’s well-known local musicians.

Taco Bar special is just $18* and includes unlimited veggie or meat tacos. Come early Happy Hour 3pm-6pm in Linwood’s Bar & Grill.​*Tax and gratuity additional.

  • 8/20 Andy Furman
  • 8/27  Ten O’Clock Lunch

FREE Friday Night Bands LIVE on the Beach at the Santa Cruz  Boardwalk  June 14 – August 30, 2019

TWO FREE SHOWS • 6:30pm & 8:30pm

2019 Concert Schedule

Aug 16 10,000 Maniacs
“Because the Night”
Aug 23 Journey former lead singer Steve Augeri
“Don’t Stop Believin'”
Aug 30 Papa Doo Run Run
“(Santa Cruz) Beach Party”



37th Annual Capitola Art & Wine Festival

 September 14 & 15, 2019


A fun weekend for the whole family! The Capitola Art & Wine Festival combines Art, Wine, Music and Food, all in charming Capitola Village overlooking the Monterey Bay. Summer’s last hurrah, and truly a weekend in paradise!

Stroll the Festival and admire the talent of over 160 fine artists while sipping exceptional wines from 22 Santa Cruz Mountain wineries. Visit the Local Artisans Marketplace filled with locally handmade crafts and artisanal foods. The Festival Food Court offers a wide range of tantalizing options from oysters to Hawaiian Poke. The Kids Art & Music Area provides ongoing craft projects for the younger set, as well as musical play featuring MusicalMe. Enjoy fantastic entertainment all weekend, including local dance and performing arts groups, street performers, and live music.

There’s something for everyone and it is “the BEST Art & Wine Festival on the Central Coast.” It’s a fun weekend for the entire family and to gather with your friends; a place to stroll and enjoy art, music, wine, and more in the heart of Capitola Village by the Sea.