Sat, Feb 25, 2023

6 to 10 pm | Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History | $75

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Join us for a one-night celebration of art, local history, and community supporting the museum.

This free flowing event spotlights MAH exhibitions, programs, collections, and publications through interactive experiences and live entertainment. Funds raised enable the MAH to provide equitable access to sustainable art, Santa Cruz history, and community events. Contributions also allow us to maintain our archives/collections, develop and produce exhibitions, present inspiring and educational programs year-round, and maintain historic sites including Evergreen Cemetery and Davenport Jail.


$75 Individual Tickets
Includes Games, Prizes, Bites & Beverages

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  • 6:00pm - The Fun Begins! Learn about MAH programs through interactive activities. Explore our Silent Auction "Buy In" Adventures. Participate in the Scavenger Hunt. Make a mask.
  • 7:00pm - Welcome Program with Robb Woulfe (MAH Executive Director) and Freny Cooper (MAH Board Chair)
  • 7:30pm - "Best Mask or Ensemble" winners announced by our esteemed panel of community leaders: Mayor Fred Keeley, Sonja Brunner (City Council Member), Anandi Heinrich (Owner of Pacific Trading Co), Val Miranda (Pajaro Valley Arts/SC Arts League), Tam Welch (AAPI Collective/IAS Gallery), Carmen Herrera (Exec Director of the Pajaro Valley Community Development Corp), and Suna Lock (Stripe).
  • 8-9pm - Live Music with New Orleans Second Line Brass Band, MJ's Brass Boppers
  • 9-10pm - Dancing with DJ Sparkle, Sonja Brunner

Plus, throughout the evening, guests are invited to peruse and purchase unique and exciting group experiences reflective of our MAH mission/vision that feature local artists, community partners, and businesses.

Silent Auction / Buy-In Adventures

Partners & Sponsors

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Learn more about sponsoring this event by contacting Nikki Patterson, MAH's Director of Development & Communications.