Visit Santa Cruz County | Nightlife

clubs: varied ages entertainment

Santa Cruz County Clubs

Check out Santa Cruz's nightlife and special events at these fine venues.

varied ages | 21 & up

Cover Charge Happy Hour/Specials Food Karaoke DJ's Live Music Dancing Comedy Pool Tables Darts

99 Bottles

110 Walnut Avenue, Santa Cruz, 831-459-9999, www.99bottles.com | All ages 'til 10PM | Happy hour M-W 4-6PM & Th 'til close

  X X X   X       X

Bay Bar & Grill

203 Esplanade, Capitola, 831-477-0749 | All ages 'til 9PM | Cover is for entertainment only

X   X     X X   X  

Bocci's Cellar

140 Encinal Street, Santa Cruz, 831-427-1795, www.boccis.net | All ages 'til 10PM | Happy hour daily 2-5:30PM | Bocci ball | Ukelele on 3rd Th

  X X X   X X     X

Britannia Arms

8017 Soquel Drive, Aptos, 831-688-1233, www.britanniaarms.com/aptos/ | All ages 'til 11PM | Happy hour M-F 2:30-6PM | Big screen television | Sat live local bands

  X X X X X     X X

Brookedale Lodge

11570 Highway 9, Brookdale, 831-338-6433, www.brookdalelodge.com | Happy hour M-F 5-7PM | W-karaoke | Visit website for special events/concerts

X X X X   X X   X  

Catalyst

1011 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, 831-423-1338, www.catalystclub.com | Cover is for entertainment only | Tue-cover + 18 & over | Sun-Tue free pool for patrons 5PM-close

X X X   X X X X X  

Cayuga Vault

1100 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, 831-421-9471, www.cayugavault.com | Rentals call 831-421-9471 | See web for events

X         X X      

Cilantro's

1934 Main Street, Watsonville, 831-761-2161 | www.elpalomarrestaurant.com/wattson/watson.html | Cover for entertainment only

X X X   X X X      

Crows Nest

2218 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, 831-476-4560, www.crowsnest-santacruz.com | All ages upstairs 'til 9:30PM | Happy hour M-F 4-6PM & all night W | Cover for entertainment only

X X X X X X X X    

Don Quixote's

6275 Highway 9, Felton, 831-335-2800, www.donquixotesmusic.com | Age varies depending on show | Happy hour daily 3:30-6:30PM

X X X     X X      

Fog Bank

211 Esplanade, Capitola, 831-462-1881, www.myspace.com/fogbankcapitola | All ages 'til 7PM | Happy hour M-F 3-6PM; F-Sat @ band break (about 11pm) 2 for 1 shots

X X X X   X X X    

Ideal Bar & Grill

106 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, 831-423-5271, www.idealbarandgrill.com | All ages 'til 10PM | Happy hour margarita specials M-F 2:30-5PM | Reservations suggested

  X X X   X X      

Kuumbwa Jazz

320-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz, 831-427-2227, www.kuumbwajazz.org | Advance tickets @ Logo's Books or online at www.ticketweb.com

X   X     X        

Margaritaville

231 Esplanade, Capitola, 831-476-2263, www.margaritavillecapitola.com | All ages 'til 9PM Sun-Th; 10PM F-Sat | Happy hour M-F 4-6PM

X X X   X X X      

Michael's On Main

2591 Main Street, Soquel, 831-479-9777, www.michaelsonmain.net | Age varies | Happy hour Tue-F 4-6PM | Never a cover

  X X X   X X      

Red

200 Locust Street, Santa Cruz, 831-425-1913, www.redsantacruz.com | All ages 'til 9PM | Food until 1AM | Jazz every Sun

    X   X X        

Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium

307 Church Street, Santa Cruz, 831-420-5240 | www.ci.santa-cruz.ca.us/pr/civic/ | Hall for concerts, expos, & private parties | Various groups

X       X X X      

Santa Cruz Vets Hall

846 Front Street, Santa Cruz, 831-454-0478, www.vetshall.org | Hall for concerts & special events

X       X X X      

Seabright Brewery

519 Seabright Avenue #107, Santa Cruz, 831-426-2739 www.seabrightbrewery.com | Happy hour M-F 3-6PM | Live music on Friday

  X X     X X      

The 418 Project

418 Front Street, Santa Cruz, 831-466-0618, www.the418.org | Age varies | Daily classes & evening concerts | Jumping Monkey Café w/Indian food

X   X   X X X      

Zelda's

203 Esplanade, Capitola, 831-475-4900, www.zeldasonthebeach.com | Happy hour M-F 2:30-5PM - $2.99 margarita specials | Cover is for entertainment only

X X X X X   X