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Dia De Los Muertos 5K/3K RUn

El Rosal Bakery - East Cliff Shopping Center (map)

Día de los Muertos Festival (Day of the dead) is back with an added bonus Run! Come join us in this fun event full of color, food, and tradition! Show off your Dia De Los Muertos attire! We will start with the 5K/3K run along the beach and end with the 7th annual Dia De Los Muertos free festival at El Rosal Bakery.

Bring the kiddos for free sugar skull decorating, jump houses, pan de muerto, piñatas, altars, face painting, amazing folklore dancers, Aztec dancers and more!

This community event will bring families together for a day of fitness and fun while celebrating Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Fundraising will support youth programs in Santa Cruz County. For more information, visit or

Hambo Workshop and Gender-Free Contra Dance

Veteran's Memorial Hall (map)

Gender-free folk dancing! There will be a special hambo (Swedish turning dance) workshop from 3pm to 6pm, followed by contra dance from 7pm to 10pm. Every dance will be taught, then prompted as we dance it. You don’t need experience or a partner, but a sense of humor is definitely recommended.

This dance, like all TDSC dances unless otherwise noted, will be called using gender-neutral (Larks/Robins) role terms. Everyone is welcome to dance either/both roles.

Admission: Suggested admission donation is $12 regular, $20 supporters, $8 for full-time students w/student ID card (Cash / Check only please).

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Lively English Country Dance

Peace United Church (map)

Fun and easy gender-free dancing. All dances will be taught and prompted. Dances from the Renaissance to the 21st century. No partner required. No experience required. Ability to laugh at yourself not required, but helpful. For more information visit