Directions

How to get to unSCruz

Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds | 2601 East Lake Avenue | Watsonville, CA 95076

From Santa Cruz

  • Head South on Hwy 1 toward Watsonville
  • Take the Airport Blvd exit
  • Turn left on Airport Blvd
  • Continue on Airport Blvd (which becomes Holohan Rd) all the way to East Lake Ave (Hwy 152)
  • Turn left on East Lake Ave
  • Go about 1 mile and the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds’ entrance will be on your left

From Monterey

  • Head North on Hwy 1 toward Watsonville
  • Exit at Harkins Slough/Green Valley Rd.
  • Take Green Valley Rd to Holohan Rd
  • Turn right on Holohan Rd, and go all the way to East Lake Ave (Hwy 152)
  • Turn left on East Lake Ave
  • Go about 1 mile and the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds’ entrance will be on your left

From San Jose

  • Head South on Hwy 101 towards Gilroy
  • Exit Hwy 152 West
  • Continue on 152 West all the way to the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds’ entrance, which will be on your right (apprx. 15 miles)
  • Head South on Hwy 101 towards Gilroy

OR Hwy 129
(No uphill—best for RVs)

  • Exit 129 West (Riverside Dr) to Carlton Rd, which veers to the right off Riverside Dr
  • Take Carlton Rd to East Lake Ave (Hwy 152)
  • Turn left on East Lake Ave
  • Go about 2000 feet and the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds’ entrance will be on your right