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Julie Horner is the Editor for the San Lorenzo Valley Post. She is also co-founder and co-publisher of the publication. Julie lives and works in Boulder Creek and is an active participant in the county's vibrant music scene. She loves the outdoors and is the go-to expert on Santa Cruz Mountains hiking trails.


Live Music Weekend Roundup December 9 Through December 11

A season of music and dance to celebrate! Treat yourself to this weekend’s offering of live music and things to do in the Santa Cruz Mountains and in Santa Cruz and nearby! Enjoy! Friday, December 9 Mark Lemaire at San Gregorio General StoreFriday, December 9 | 3:00 – 50:00sangregoriostore.com/music 17th Annual Holiday Hootenanny at Devil’s Canyon Brewing Co.An evening of… Read More
San Vicente Redwoods Santa Cruz Mountains Hikes Local News Outdoors 

San Vicente Redwoods Preserve to Open

By Julie Horner Outdoor enthusiasts eager to explore fresh territory can look forward to setting boots down on 7.3 miles of ecologically integrated trail in the 8,852-acre San Vicente Redwoods Preserve starting on December 3, 2022. This new multi-use trail system traversing sensitive coastal redwood habitat supports hikers, walkers, bicyclists, and equestrians.  San Vicente Redwoods Preserve spans the seaward side… Read More
Entertainment Events 

Live Music Weekend Roundup December 2 Through December 4, 2022

The first weekend of December is filled with live music, festive dance, and madcap Santa Claus flashmobs, rain or shine! Bundle up and see all there is to do! Friday, December 2 Laura T. Lewis & Holiday Market First Friday Boulder CreekLille Aeske Arthouse, 13160 Highway 9https://fb.me/e/37gIXofL5 Greg Wachala at Capitola Wine BarFriday, December 2 | 5:00 — 10:00capitolawinebar.com/events Rory… Read More

Live Music Weekend Roundup November 18 through November 20

There’s something magical with the turning of the leaves, Thanksgiving less than a week away, and people making plans to honor family and “Friendsgiving” traditions…or run thankfully to the hills for a quiet respite. Whatever your pleasure, there’s plenty to be entertained by. Local music is alive and kicking; here’s what we’ve found for your enjoyment this weekend, November 18… Read More

Live Music Weekend Roundup November 11 through November 13

A little something to beat the chill! Here’s the live music roundup for the weekend of November 11, 2022. Friday, November 11 Dave “Nomad” Miller at Stockwell CellarsFriday, November 11 | 5:30 to 7:30stockwellcellars.com Lucas Lawson at Chaminade ResortFriday, November 11 | 5:30 to 8:30chaminade.com/event_calendar/#Live_Music_at_The_View Joe Kaplow at Steel Bonnet BrewingFriday, November 11 | 6:00 to 8:00steelbon.net/music Mike Hellman &… Read More