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Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk May Highlights:
The new Haunted Castle ride opens Memorial Day Weekend!
Also see in this issue: Photo report: SCBB Haunted Castle Construction — 4 May 2010
More May highlights…
Amgen Tour of California Bike Race
May 18, Boardwalk
Your chance to see Lance Armstrong and check out this huge international sport. The 3rd Stage finish line is right in front of the Boardwalk.
Season Kick Off
May 22, 2010, Boardwalk
Preview all the summer entertainment on this big day. Events include a free beach concert with A Flock of Seagulls, Brazilian acrobats, sky divers, and more!
Did you try the Lazer Maze yet? Its new location is right across from the Pirate Ship. Here’s a short video.
Celebrate Mother’s Day at the Boardwalk by taking your mom to the Mother’s Day Brunch: http://www.cocoanutgrovesantacruz.com/events.html
The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk’s rides are open daily in May. Some days have limited operation. See the park’s calendar for full details:
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The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk’s web site.
— Thanks to Brigid Fuller of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk for contributing to this article.
— photo: Steven Wilson