First Friday Activities
June 2nd is First Friday – enjoy a fun-filled evening leading up to the Ebb & Flow Festival on June 3rd!
- First Friday kinetic art activity on Cooper Street, in partnership with the Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History
- River Critter Scavenger Hunt sponsored by the Downtown Association
- Music and dance performances on Cooper Street from 6:30-9 PM
- Art projects for your Kinetic Art Parade experience
- Food available from the new food market in Abbott Square
- River Nightwalk at 9 PM, featuring a naturalist talk on the nighttime lives of river critters, an LED-lit aerial dance off one of our bridges, and the lighting ceremony for a new temporary art installation on the Riverwalk. Meet us on Cooper Street!