Potluck dinner, merriment, and frolicking
at Twin Lakes State Beach, Santa Cruz.
Party begins at 2:00 pm with potluck dinner at 5:30 pm; bonfire for s’mores at 7:30 pm; party ends when the beach closes at 10:00 pm.
- A dinner dish to share
- Beach toys and musical instruments
- Your friends, kids, and relatives
- A flashlight for after dark
- Dress in layers because the weather is often cool in the evening.
The Firelight Team provides water and s’mores makings.
This party is a free, special event with no presentations.
Directions: From San Jose, take Highway 17 south to Santa Cruz. Continue past the Highway 1 South exit onto Ocean Street. Follow the signs to the Ocean St. beaches, continuing past several stoplights to the end of Ocean (stop light). Turn left on E. Cliff Drive; the street name changes to Murray and then Eaton after you cross the bridge. Turn right on 7th Avenue (stop light). At the next stop sign, you can see the beach. Turn left at the stop sign, pull over, and drop off people and belongings. Look for the HAI signs and tables on the beach.
Parking: Finding parking can be challenging. Check for street parking on both sides of 7th Ave. and nearby. Parking is $8 before 5 pm and free thereafter.
Questions: Contact Greg Nelson at[masked] or