Quality Inn & Suites Santa Cruz Mountains
9733 HWY 9
Ben Lomond, CA 95005
Phone: (831) 336-2292
Fax: (831) 336-0554
Don Quixote’s International Music Hall takes the concept of ‘Dinner & Show’ to another level, by dedicating itself to musicians and artists from all over the county, who come to perform in front of a usually packed venue. Located in downtown Felton, this concert hall also serves delectable Mexican American food, and also offers rooms for private parties. Contact the venue to know more.
Felton Community Hall is the pride of the local community of Felton. The hall has been in use since 1927 as a space to hold local community events until it got destroyed in a fire. With the efforts of local citizens, the hall got rebuilt and is active once more. The auditorium is a huge space and can hold up to 289 spectators, while there is also a meeting room with a capacity of 68. There is also a full service catering kitchen on the premises. Refer to website for rates.
As the name suggests, the Scotts Valley Community Center is a community center that serves the city of Scotts Valley. This center can be hired for private events and ceremonies and features two expansive halls that can accommodate large groups. It is also equipped with a kitchen and a barbeque pit. For more details about room rentals and event updates, call ahead.
Cinelux Scotts Valley Cinema is a perfect spot to enjoy good movies with friends and family. The movie theater is quite popular for a cozy movie-viewing experience. The theater is small but not the kind that would get cramped up, parking is hassle free which leaves you with no worries about your car while enjoying the movie. On entering the theater, tickets can be purchased instantly without longer waits. The movie hall is clean with immaculate isles for easy maneuvering as you locate your seats. It is perfect for children as booster seats keep kids safe and steady throughout.
Santa Cruz Moose Lodge 545 is a part of the Loyal Order of Moose and was constructed in 1918. Nestled in redwood forest mountains, it features a compact banquet hall for parties and celebratory occasions, a social room with dartboards, a pool table, shuffle board and a fully equipped bar, picnic spots, horse shoe pits a playground and deck. The property even boasts its own waterfalls.
UCSC Performing Arts is an umbrella that gathers various artists of Santa Cruz to display their talent under on roof. The center inspires historians and custodians of arts to showcase their work among art enthusiasts and contemporaries. The center is home to theater performances, dances and also hosts various symposiums, seminars, workshops and conferences that revolve around arts. They are playing a pivotal role in bridging the gap and bring together young artists of Santa Cruz and San Jose on the whole.
Happy Valley Conference Center is a far cry from a conventional conference center and event space. It appears just like a huge Swiss cottage with landscaped gardens in the front and redwoods stretching behind. There are trails coursing through manicured lawns, a ropes course, a swimming pool, cabins for lodging and volleyball courts. Its kitchen provides the hallmark of rustic living with gourmet breads, rolls and desserts as well as vegetarian dishes. Its camping and rock climbing courses are conducted for as many as 500 people at a time and its clients have included companies mentioned in the Fortune 500 list. Hire this venue for weddings, reunions, gatherings, summer camps or business functions, if you want to impart a fairy-tale touch to your function.
Tannery World Dance was founded by Cat Willis and is located on River Street, a few steps away from the Cultural Council of Santa Cruz. This unique institute offers a plethora of diverse dance forms to learn. Armed with a staff of professional dancer teachers belonging to different genres like cotemporary, ballet, folk, jazz and much more. Apart from these classes for children as well as adults, Tannery World also offers an array of dance performances and cultural programs throughout the year. The well-maintained facility is often rented out for recitals, performing arts other than dances and other cultural programs; check the website for more details.
Santa Cruz Elks Lodge 824 is a social club, event and rental venue in Santa Cruz, California. It provides membership for those over 21 years, residing within specified areas. However, it does not grant membership to atheists. Those selected as members, after a process of interviewing and voting, can attend their regular events, functions and meetings. This venue is available for hire for gatherings, reunions, weddings, corporate functions and birthday parties with amenities such as parking space, catering, dance floor and a bar area.
Harvey West Park Clubhouse is tucked away in its huge namesake park. Set amongst baseball fields, it has a rustic ambiance with its wooden accents and fireplace. It also has a beautiful deck, restrooms, barbecue pits, wet bars and a fully equipped kitchen. It is available on rent for parties, weddings and receptions.
Located about 22 miles (35.4 kilometers) away from San Jose, Flamenco Romantico is a dance institute like no other. Offering training in folk dance forms such as flamenco, bulerías and palmas, the school also known for the music classes it offers. Operated by the adorable musician-dancer couple - Federico Anteola Mejia and Marianna Baskin Gabriel Mejia, Flamenco Romantico plays host to diverse forms of dance recitals and cultural performances throughout the year. Many guest trainers and teachers are invited here for conducting dance and music workshops, lectures and discussions; check the website for their schedule of events.
The Center Stage is home to the Jewel Theatre Company which is now running programs for its ninth season. Showcasing interesting performances throughout the year, Center Stage is a hidden jewel in Downtown Santa Cruz. The well-maintained facility features great acoustics and technical augments along with all the theater essentials such as green rooms with makeup counters, backstage bathrooms and such. With a seating capacity of about 89 people in total, Center Stage is a much sought performance venue.