Museum of the Macabre 2023

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Come in costume and imbibe cauldron-concocted cocktails while exploring the chasms of the world beneath our feet. The seventh annual Museum of the Macabre at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History will be bigger than ever, with freakish festivities and … Read more

Exhibit Underground: Unearthing Unseen Worlds

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October’s First Friday celebrates the opening of the new exhibit Underground: Unearthing Unseen Worlds. Dig into the mysterious creatures, caverns, and curiosities of the underground that sometimes inspire fear, but are essential to life as we know it. The event … Read more

First Friday After Hours: Birds, Birbs, and Borbs

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September’s First Friday is all about BIRDS Connect with local groups that support wildlife along the Monterey Bay during this evening of feathered fun while sharing your affection for all things avian — from birds to birbs to borbs. Eat, … Read more