Santa Cruz Art and Music Festival

September 19, 2020 | 11am - 7pm
Downtown, Santa Cruz

An Art and music festival in the middle of Downtown Santa Cruz. The festival will feature handcrafted artisans, local food trucks,and musicians on all the streets. This will be held on a Summer Saturday in downtown Santa Cruz and is sure to attract thousands of tourists and locals alike .There will be no admission fee for attendees.

Downtown Santa Cruz Including Lincoln St, Cooper St, Walnut Ave and Church St


11 to 7 pm

The Event's Entertainment

Singing Wood Marimba

Singing Wood Marimba hails from Santa Cruz. We play high-energy dance music and polyrhythmic trance music inspired by the Shona people of from Zimbabwe; our styles range from contemporary to traditional.

Cement Ship

Cement Ship was launched on January 1st, 2017, in Santa Cruz California by singer/songwriter Tim Brady, just three weeks before the SS Palo Alto (the band’s namesake) was torn apart by heavy storm waves. The music is inspired by the sea and it’s d …

The Event's Food and Food Trucks

California Jam Queen

Licensed under the California Cottage Food Act, the Jam Queen sources local, organic or unsprayed fruit wherever possible, creating fruit-forward & intriguing varieties of jams, butters and marmalades. A bronze winner at the World Marmalade Awards …


BLAZIN’ BAYOU BBQ offers the best in authentic traditional Southern barbecue & cuisine serving the SF / Monterey Bay Areas. Taking absolutely no shortcuts, everything that we produce is home made from scratch using only the highest quality ingredie …

Full Steam Dumpling

Full Steam Dumpling is a mobile dumpling service that host weekly pop-ups @ the Santa Cruz Food Lounge with an extended rotating menu. Our menu ranges from dim sum classics to ramen & late night drinking food. Diners love our Szechuan Beef Gyoza (j …


Mister Softee sells soft serve ice cream sundaes, soda floats, cones, cups, banana boats, and shakes from a brand new state of the art Ice Cream truck. We are based out of Redwood City, CA., and are available for party rentals in the Bay Area. Soft ser …

Union Foodie Truck

Our menu is a Union of Asian and Mexican Cuisine, flavors that so many love brought together in a mouthwatering deliciousness. People ask us all the time “Where did you get your name?”… …short answer, it was the street name of the house I grew up in he …

Holopono food truck

We are a Hawaiian food truck bringing aloha to any event. Serving authentic traditional recipes from my hometown of Maui. Family owned and operated.

Cali Cool Hawaiian Shaved Ice

Cali Cool Hawaiian Shaved Ice knows how to please a crowd. Their refreshing and fun flavors taste especially good on a warm sunny day.

Taquizas Gabriel

Taquizas Gabriel Mexican cuisine


Venezuelan food truck Our main dish is call Arepas is a cornmeal pocket that we cut in half and fill up with meat, cheeses, vegetarian and vegan options.

Whalebird Kombucha

Have you ever seen a Whalebird? Mike and Jake, avid Kombucha brewers and the minds behind Whalebird Kombucha hadn’t either until the summer of 2014 when their lives were changed forever. It was a foggy morning on the Central Coast when the duo jumped i …

J&K Beef Jerky

Premium Beef Jerky at a Value price

Rogue Pye by Artisan Hand Food

Rogue Pye makes the absolute best Savoury Hand-Held Pyes.  We have over 30 varieties of Vegetable, Chicken and Meat Pyes. Veg: Spinach-Artichoke-Mushroom, Veg Tikka Masala, Cheese & Onion, Cheese & Broccoli, Veg Pasty, Breakfast Pye and Ve …

Scrumptious Fish andChips

At Scrumptious, we dive into the heart of European culinary tradition while embracing the soul of California food culture.  Think of our fish & chips as a deliciously mindful fusion between European gastronomy and the West Coast’s renowned far …

The Event's artists

Fractured Art Co.


Scents by the Bay

Scents by the Bay – we are a luxury home, bath and body company featuring handcrafted Massage Oil Candles, Aromatherapy Jewelry, Essential and Perfume Oils, Aromatherapy Hot and Cold Wraps, Soap and Body Product sets, Soy Melts and Warmers, and a CBD t …


Madee’s is known for 4 products: Tipsy Pooch Beer Grain Dog Treats, Grain Free Ginger Cookies, Organic Dog Soap & All natural paw & body wax.

A Touch of Glass

I strive for each piece I create to be unique and complete in it self as it complements the Monterey County. I take a collage of dynamic colors and shapes cut from iridescent, transparent, and opaque glass in the colors of the season. I then use a …

Patricia’s SIlver Designs

I am a second generation master jeweler with  former schooling in fine arts. Our designs are modern and architectonical yet still feminine , but never girlie :). We hunt most of our own stones and gems and use sterling silver .950 and .925 . A few …

The Source Zero

The Source Zero is Zero Waste Pop-Up Shop offering plastic-free alternatives to daily living essentials. Don’t be trashy, skip the disposables!

Zanobia Jewelry

I ventured on the journey of being self employed after being diagnosed with a chronic pain syndrome due to a car accident. I was on disability for a year and slowly going crazy, so I began to fill the time doing what I have always loved to do, create j …

Jerry Miller

DB Designs

DB Designs – Artist Julie Bullock   Julie Bullock is a self-taught artist, who has been painting since 2011. She is an intuitive artist, which means she paints what she feels. In 2013, she ordered some alcohol inks from Amazon, and when they arriv …

Art n Soul by Sarah

Sarah is a self taught artist based out of Santa Cruz! She is an outdoor educator and in my free time she creates and connects. Her pieces include alcohol ink and epoxy resin on mostly reclaimed wood. She is inspired by nature and finds the most happin …

SunMoon Company

Sun Moon company’s jewelry designs stem from Gahan’s own inspirations, coupled with the handiwork of talented jewelers from the island of Bali. Numerous designs combine sterling silver and high carat gold, which has become the signature style of many S …

Leah Mark Designs

I make handmade boho jewelry with a beachy twist. I use shells, gemstones, beads, resin, feathers, sustainably sourced butterfly wings and more.


TierrAmor was born with the idea of forming fair trade relationships with local artisans while bringing the beauty and creativity of Latin American artistrany  to the world. Today more than ever people are seeking products and brands that are sust …

john f hunter photography

My life revolves around photography in any way, shape or form. It took a few years before I found a profession that I absolutely love ! I am known for my work with marine mammals however I have become diversified over the years including events, real e …

Rural Roots

I have heard Rural Roots products referred to as boho, earthy, western, worldly, and chic – which is quite the spectrum, but also fitting of who I am. I grew up in a small town cradled by National Forest land; raised by parents who are infinitely craft …

A String of Pearl’s Design

Fun ceramic for the whimsically inclined!

Faerie Goatmother

Faerie Goatmother has been a trusted source of natural products since 2010. We started out making and selling goat cheese, made from the milk of our own goats, during the underground food movement in 2010. From there we ventured into organic goat milk …

Verdant California (will be Crescent & Craft Apothecary)

Founded in 2015, we end your search for nontoxic and accessible, yet effective skin care products in sustainable packaging. All of our products are handcrafted in small batches in Santa Cruz (will be Carmel Valley) by owner and herbalist Liz Hodges. Ou …

Nautilus and Sway

the Shiny Things Copper, sterling silver, steel and brass, textured, patina’d and wrapped with real gemstones, sea glass, and pearls. Made by a gal in a home studio in the prettiest place on Earth, Monterey, CA. Items are made with natural components, …

Wild Jules – Native Wildflower Seed Balls

Expand the corridor of wild places with seed balls! Clay protects the seed and compost provides nutrients. Simply scatter on top of soil. Let nature do the rest! Native wildflower seed varieties are proportionately mixed with red clay and compost to pr …

Color Street

Base, color, and top coats of high-quality liquid nail polish in each strip. Results in a brilliant, salon-quality manicure in just minutes. No dry time, smudges, or streaks. Lasts up to 10 days. 100% real nail polish, not stickers. Flexible—can be gen …


Find your favorite greeting cards with colorful and intricate designs.

Turq and Terra

Turq and Terra is a locally handmade polymer clay jewelry, accessories, and wall art line. Each piece is carefully crafted with love and inspired by our abundantly beautiful Monterey bay and surrounding Northern California landscapes. There are a varie …

La Masters Woodworking

I am a local artist that hand makes sustainably sourced exotic wood earrings in addition to tie clips, cuff links, and handmade feather bow ties.

Dawn Discovered

Scarves of many colors

Bill Bloom Arts

Ceramic artist Bill Bloom creates original Raku and Cone 5 sculptural work.  Each unique piece is individually slab-built, textured, and richly glazed.  His mystical designs are composed of imagery inspired by mythic, nature, sacred geometry, …


“ENGRAFFT’s concept and mission is; To establish ENGRAFFT as a unique, different, art infused brand that combines clothing/goods with original, meaningful artwork/“living” art styles and various art forms in concept like living parts of plants being gr …

ChibiJay Designs

I make Japanese-inspired jewelry, home decor, and other small gifts & accessories. Everything is handmade by me in Santa Cruz with hand silkscreened paper imported directly from Japan.

Jody’s Crafty Corner

I have been sewing my whole life.   I love browsing fabric stores and online to find fun fabrics to use and love seeing them turned into useful items.  I love taking fabrics and turning them into durable, sustainable, reusable and fun ba …


Illustrated Playing Cards celebrate the great Cities of the World in detailed sketches made on location. Featuring new decks every year, recent creations include the California Coast and Napa Valley. Over 30 other city decks available, across the U.S., …


We make harnesses for dogs. It’s a doggy thing! Our story begins with a 10 year old Chihuahua named Ren. Ren loved going on walks but soon found it difficult due to a fatty tissue around his neck region that caused many leashes and harnesses on the mar …

Sassy Succulent Designs

Living succulent wreaths and displays including air plants and orchids

Full Circle Creative Arts

Acrylic art on canvas fun vibrant colors of animals and people


Assemblage. adornment. fiber. bit piecery. glass. greenlings and wild things. A happy spectrum of artful goodness 100% designed & handmade among the knots & tangles of my twisted, tiny studio in the heart of San Francisco Bay. “Welcome to my li …

NorCal Chapter of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society

Since 1977, Sea Shepherd has  been on the frontlines of conservation, information and education about saving our oceans and ocean beings. We welcome the opportunity to reach out to your global community about our mission. Our focus is now is on pl …

Transcend Your Health

Purveyors of the finest Organic Hemp Oil products containing CBD, CBG and other cannabinoids naturally extracted from feminized hemp plants grown in Oregon, Colorado and Kentucky. All our manufactures have “Food Grade” manufacturing facilities which I …

Ken Mayer Photography

Ken Mayer is a photographer living in Sonora.  He has been a member of Professional Photographers of America since 2014.  His work can be seen on several mediums such as; web site, paper, metal and canvas.  Known for his landscape and se …

Dayton Claudio Studios, inc

I am primarily a public artist with 22 works in 12 states.  The ceramic travel mugs I am selling here are a contemporary take on ancient amphora vessels reimagined as a contemporary travel mug.  I design and create the original prototype and …

Vendor Information

Santa Cruz is a tourist destination and this event will attract tourists and locals alike. The main portion of downtown,  will be closed to vehicle traffic to provide a festival setting. Musicians will perform at several locations throughout the festival. This is an exciting first for the downtown of Santa Cruz and is sure to be well attended.

This will be a high-quality festival featuring hand crafted vendors with each category limited with the number of vendors. In order to apply for this festival all vendors are required to submit photos of their product. 

Fee for Artisan Vendor, 10 x 10, booth @ $150. Larger booths available upon request.
Fee for Food Truck space @ $150 Plus 10 per cent of gross sales . FOOD TRUCKS IS WAIT LIST ONLY !!!!!

Non Profits $75 10 by 10

Go to “Vendor Sign Up” page to apply for booth space.