8/5 First Friday After Hours | High Tides and Good Vibes

Nerd out on your night out during special after hours events every First Friday. Free admission all day, with special outdoor festivities 5-8 p.m.

August’s First Friday event is shore to bay a good time. Dive deep into changing tides and coastal critters, while connecting with folks who connect with the coast on the daily. Food and adult drinks will be available as you cruise through the event. Partners include:

  • Amah Mutsun Elder Eleanor Castro
  • Areperia 831
  • Black Surf Club
  • City of Santa Cruz Climate Action Program
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
  • The Plankton Monitoring Group
  • Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History
  • Sea Otter Savvy

Friday, August 5, 2022
5-8 p.m.
Location: Outside the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History


  • Drop-by anytime 5-8 p.m. to join the festivities!
  • Admission to the Museum is free all day from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • Follow the latest guidelines for covid safety.
  • Restrooms and water fountains are available inside the Museum.
  • Activities will be on somewhat lumpy grass.