Poetry & Music in the Park

Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy and a blanket to sit on while listening to live music and hearing local poets read from their work. All ages are welcome to attend this free series is hosted by County Parks and 2023-24 Santa Cruz County Poet Laureate Farnaz Fatemi.  Musicians will play before and after the poets read from 2:00-3:00 PM.

2024 Poetry & Music in the Park

April 28 at Mesa Village Park - 1:30-3:30 p.m. - Poets: TBD - Musicians: The Watsonville Youth Orchestra & Pre-orchestra 

May 19 at Brommer Street Park - 1:30-3:30 p.m. -  Poets: TBD – Musicians: The Santa Cruz Brass Quintet - (Len Moore, Mark Joiner Trumpets, Ken Weisner French horn, Charlie McDowell Trombone, Scott Wilkinson Tuba)

June 9 at Mesa Village Park ­- 1:30-3:30 p.m. - Poets: TBD - Musicians: TBD 


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