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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.
Tonight we're mashing up photography and film for a spectacular hands-on experience behind the camera lens. The Santa Cruz Film Festival's Mini Film Fest will showcase short films all made by local kids, students and professional film makers (at 5, 6 and 7PM). Head to the back patio for silent art films, 8mm films and historic Santa Cruz film footage.
Gather your family and friends to strike a pose in an array of creative photography booths from traditional portraiture to animated green screens and wild whimsical illustrations. Grab one of our disposable cameras for photo mission adventures that will bring you surprising and magical encounters.