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Everyone has a story to share about visiting the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Whether from years gone by or just recently.
If you have any great photographs taken at the Boardwalk, we’d like to see them! We’re especially interested in older photographs, from before 1970.
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Friday night concerts on the beach were a regular thing. Driving out from Central CA, sometimes solo, sometimes with friends/family. For years, I took beach balls to toss out, and
This was me and my partner having fun on the rock and roll before it’s official shutdown. We miss it.
This is my “Aunt,” Beverly (Hill) Nornschild Clark, circa 1946. Shortly after the end of WWII when she was 18 or 19. She lives in Salinas now (age 95) from
I was a member of the band, The Pendeltons in 1964 and participated in the Battle of the Bands that year. We won that year and celebrated at the Boardwalk.
Visiting the iconic Boardwalk, enjoying the amenities, retail and natural beauty.
This is one of my all-time favorite pictures of my grandma, Diana. It was taken when she was about 17 years old by her friend, Carla. She told me that
Beach get away trip for the family. My great great grandma who went by the nick name “Tiny” is on the far right. The photo was not dated, but given
Amil on the beach in Santa Cruz 4/21/1927
(From left to right) Sue, Me (Gayl), and Mary Elizabeth
My brothers and sister visiting Santa Cruz in 1951
My parents met on a peach farm. And when my father saw her it was love at first sight. He handed her the most perfect peach he could find and
My husband’s grandmother grew up in the Hollywood area (and is buried in the Hollywood Cemetery). A google reverse image search led me to this source. Florence and her sister
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