Events

Saturday, April 13

April in Santa Cruz Creative Music & Arts Festival 2024

The annual April in Santa Cruz Festival (AiSC) returns in 2024 with UC Santa Cruz faculty and graduate students, renowned guest artists, and several visiting...

Banana Slug Day

Admitted students, join us for a special preview day! This will be a chance for you and your family to celebrate your admission, tour our beautiful campus,...

Sowing Seeds Exhibition Opening

Sowing Seeds: Filipino American Stories from the Pajaro Valley explores Filipino labor and migration to the Pajaro Valley from the 1930s to the present. The...

State of the San Lorenzo River Symposium

State Assemblymember Gail Pellerin and local experts will discuss the intersection of Federal, State and local environmental protection policies in relation...

TEDxSantaCruz

Join us for the 6th All-Day event and be ready to have your heart and mind blown wide-open. Santa Cruz serves as a fertile ground where ideas incubate,...

Younger Lagoon Reserve Tour

Take a tour of Younger Lagoon Reserve! This 90-minute, behind-the-scenes hiking tour takes visitors into the 25-acre lagoon and beach area. Come and see...

a sign of hope: The Art and Teaching of Corita Kent

In 1966, Eloise Pickard Smith curated an exhibition at the UCSC Field House: “Serigraphs by Sister Corita Kent”. Speaking to the Santa Cruz Sentinel at the...

Molly, a white female with brown hair in a bun, plays her vintage toy organ. She is wearing a black outfit and the photo is taken from her left side, with a yellow/orange glare over the organ. Photo by Shervin Lainez.

Molly Joyce's program focuses on work that cultivate disability as a creative source, stemming from Joyce's experience acquiring a disability at the age of...

"Lives Dedicated to Music," an April in Santa Cruz Festival event

This concert presents music by UC Santa Cruz faculty composers who have been dedicated to the Music program for more than four decades, and premieres and...

Saturday, April 13