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Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Winter Wonderland Celebrates the Holiday Season November 24, 2022 – January 1, 2023

For Immediate Release
November 15, 2022

Contact: Kris Reyes
(831) 333-6966
[email protected]

Advance Ticket Packages on Sale Now

Santa Cruz, CA – The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is excited to celebrate the holiday season with Winter Wonderland at the Boardwalk from November 24, 2022, to January 1, 2023. Advance ticket packages for event days are on sale now at

Winter Wonderland is Santa Cruz County’s largest holiday celebration and will feature a variety of holiday fun for the entire family. Activities include select Boardwalk rides, attractions, and arcades. Winter Wonderland also features festive holiday decorations and lights, a 3-story tall Christmas tree, photos with Santa Claus, holiday shopping, warm fire pit rentals, and delicious Boardwalk treats.

“The holiday season is a magical time at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk,” said Kris Reyes, Boardwalk spokesperson. “Where else can families get their picture taken with Santa, do some holiday shopping and ride a world-famous wooden roller coaster?”

During Winter Wonderland operating dates, the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk will also present classic holiday movies. On December 3 and December 4 Santa Cruz City Ballet at International Academy of Dance will perform a mini-Nutcracker on the Boardwalk’s Colonnade Stage.

Guests can purchase a two different Winter Wonderland Packages both for $29.95. Operating days and hours will vary during this event. For a complete list of ticket prices, operating hours, activities, and events please visit Advance purchase is not required to attend.


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