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, | All ages 'til 10PM | Happy hour M-W 4-6PM & Th 'til close

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Bay Bar & Grill

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

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Bocci's Cellar

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

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Britannia Arms

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

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Brookedale Lodge

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

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

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Cayuga Vault

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

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1934 Main Street, Watsonville, 831-761-2161 | | Cover for entertainment only

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Crows Nest

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

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Don Quixote's

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

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Fog Bank

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

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Ideal Bar & Grill

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

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Kuumbwa Jazz

320-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz, 831-427-2227, | Advance tickets @ Logo's Books or online at

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

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Michael's On Main

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

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

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Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium

307 Church Street, Santa Cruz, 831-420-5240 | | Hall for concerts, expos, & private parties | Various groups

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Santa Cruz Vets Hall

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

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Seabright Brewery

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

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The 418 Project

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

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

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