6/24 Summer Kick-Off Festival

Celebrate summer in Santa Cruz! This annual festival promises to be a day of nature-filled family fun — both out in the sunshine and within our Museum galleries.

🦉 Live animals
🎶 Live music
🥙 Food trucks
🎨 Nature Crafts
🔬 Science activities
…and more!

Saturday, June 24, 2023
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Free admission to the Museum and outdoor festivities!

Location: Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
1305 E. Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz, CA

Sponsored by

Entertainment in the Amphitheater

11:00-12:00 Live animal presentation with Wildlife Education and Rehabilitation Center
12:30-01:15 Live music with Andy Z
01:45-02:45 Live animal presentation with Full Circle Falconry

Community Groups and Vendors

Areperia 831
Epoch Eats
Guayaki Yerba Mate
Rockin’ Pop-Up with UCSC’s Gavin and Jessica
Friends of Juristac
Natural Bridges State Park
Coastal Watershed Council
Save Our Shores
Sea Otter Savvy
Watsonville Wetlands Watch
UCSC Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE)
Ecology Action
The Bird School Project
City of Santa Cruz Recycling Center
Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
…and more!