Have an Experience of a Lifetime at the Boardwalk Fiesta en la Playa
Anyone can take part in celebrating the many vibrant traditions enjoyed by the Latino community. One of the best events to do so, the Boardwalk Fiesta en la Playa, will take place at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk on September 21 this year. It looks like it will deliver big fun to all attendees of the event.
The normal attractions enjoyed by visitors to the Santa Cruz Boardwalk will be available to everyone celebrating at the Boardwalk Fiesta en la Playa. These attractions include miniature golf courses, an arcade casino, laser tag, and an assortment of other rides and games.
There is also additional entertainment planned for individuals traveling to the Boardwalk for the Fiesta en la Playa.
El Mariachi Juvenil Corazon Jalisciense
This passionate group of young musicians has strong roots in their Mexican culture. Members of the group are proud to wear their Mariachi suits and use their music to share the culture of Mexico with the world.
Folklórico Corazon en Flor
Corazon en Flor was founded in 1990 by Esteban and Elda Ortiz. The duo’s intent is to share the unique beauty and brilliance of Folklorico dance traditions from Mexico to both people who already love Folklorico, as well as, people who are not yet familiar with the tradition. Corazon en Flor also seeks to develop the talents of dancers in the Santa Cruz area.
Sonora Dinamita Show
This group is from Columbia and performs songs in the Latin American genre of Cumbia. Sonora Dinamita is one of the first groups in the genre to experience success internationally and has been applauded for finding a global audience for Cumbia. “Mi Cucu” is a fan favorite by the group. The members of the group have changed some over time but a couple of things remain constant with the group. Sonora Dinamita is sure to possess a strong female vocalist to go along with brass instrument play and several male vocalists.
Accommodations Near Boardwalk Park
There are a number of great choices for hotels near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. One can’t-miss selection is the Hyatt Place Santa Cruz. The hotel offers large rooms, a business center and a number of onsite amenities to ensure the comfort of guests.
Another great choice is Dream Inn Santa Cruz. This hotel bills itself as the only hotel on the beach in Santa Cruz, and it arguably is. It’s located right on the historic Beach Boardwalk and offers fun, retro-chic stylings to its guests.
Things To Do In Santa Cruz
If your stay in Santa Cruz will be for more than one day and you are looking for something fun to do before or after the Fiesta en la Playa, you are in luck.
There is no better way to experience the towering Redwood trees of Santa Cruz County. Visitors can enjoy scenic steam train rides to Bear Mountain or opt for a beach train to Santa Cruz.
The Mystery Spot
Located in the redwood forests not far from Santa Cruz is The Mystery Spot. This popular tourist location will cause you to question everything you thought you knew regarding physics. The gravitational anomaly is 150 feet in diameter and has amazed visitors from across the globe since its discovery in 1939.
Santa Cruz Wharf
The many attractions of the Santa Cruz Wharf include boat tours, fishing, nightclubs, and viewing sea lions. The Parks and Recreation Department maintains the wharf that was built in 1914. The wharf is not far from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.