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Located on Cowell's beach, adjacent to the wharf and historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, the iconic Dream Inn has been the destination in Santa Cruz for 50 years. Ideal for exploring Santa Cruz with views of Monterey Bay from every room.
The Friends of Long Marine Lab's annual Whale of an Auction goes ONLINE for 2013. The Whale of an Auction is known for its unique and one-of-a-kind offerings including private behind-the-scenes trips; exotic getaways; and dinners at private homes. Sign-up and bid early so you don't miss out on the exclusive adventures and experiences in our "Pay-to-Play" section�they'll sell out early. Visit our website often and sign up for E-blasts to find out more about the 2013 Whale of an Auction! Benefiting the Seymour Marine Discovery Center, the Whale of an Auction raises funds directly for K-12 and community marine science and conservation education programs, the care and feeding of more than 400 aquarium animals, and the volunteer program.