Can’t Miss 2021 Capitola Village Events

Many events are back in full swing! Here are some upcoming 2021 Capitola Village events not to be missed!

Capitola Village Twilight Concert Series 

Capitola Twilight Concert

Grab a blanket and some snacks, and come enjoy the free outdoor concerts with an ocean view at the Capitola Esplanade bandstand every Wednesday through the summer until September 1st. All concerts begin at 6 p.m and go until about 8 p.m. Enjoy every genre from Classic Rock to Latin, Blues, Soul, and Americana. Many nearby restaurants will be staying open later, so you can grab a bite to go to enjoy at the show from nearby Mijos Tacos, Castagnola Deli, Pizza My Heart, and even Gayle’s Bakery! Some popular upcoming performances to look forward to are Alex Lucero and Live Again, and the Joint Chiefs! 


Sunday Art on the Capitola Beach 


Art at the Capitola BeachFrom 11am to 5pm on July 18, August 1 & 15, 2021, enjoy an afternoon at Esplanade Park, next to Capitola Beach, overlooking the beautiful Monterey Bay. Browse and buy artwork from local artists. A variety of mediums will be on display, including painting, photography, sculpture, jewelry, and mixed media. This is a family-friendly event so bring the kids! They can play on the beach while you scour the booths for your next piece of favorite art. It’s free and open to the public too! Afterward, enjoy al fresco dinner and drinks at one of the waterfront Esplanade restaurants. Margaritaville is a local’s favorite!

Movies at the Capitola Beach 2021 movies at the beach

Look forward to free movies at Capitola Beach as the weather gets warmer this September! On Friday, September 10, there will be a free showing of Dolittle, and the following week on Friday, September 17 there will be a free showing of Frozen 2. This is a great kid-friendly activity for all ages. Bring a picnic dinner (and popcorn, of course!) or dine locally at restaurants nearby. Grab some sweet treats too from Capitola Candy Cafe down the street or a milk & cookies ice cream scoop from Polar Bear Ice Cream. Low-back chairs, blankets, and jackets are recommended as it gets a bit chilly at night. 

Stay at our lovely, newly furnished Capitola Village Beach Rental, the perfect place for a small family getaway. This beach home is located in the heart of Capitola Village, with 2 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms; this home sleeps 4, and offers garage parking and a private patio with a gas BBQ to enjoy! You and your group are within walking distance of boutiques, restaurants, bars, and Capitola Beach, where the free movies will be shown! Reserve it today and have a September Capitola getaway to look forward to. 

Capitola Art & Wine Festival 

Capitola Art and Wine FestThe Capitola Art & Wine Festival is back for 2021! Mark your calendars for September 11th from 10 am to 6 pm; it’s going to be a fun weekend for the whole family! There will be a selection of local wine and art, as well as live music and delicious food throughout the Capitola Village. Stroll the Festival and admire the amazing talent of 150+fine artists while tasting exquisite wines from the finest Santa Cruz Mountain wineries. Take a break to enjoy the live music and performing arts groups throughout the weekend too! And there’s also a Kids Art & Music Area which offers crafts and musical play to keep the kids entertained. The Capitola Art & Wine Festival is one of the top Capitola events of the year. 

We only have a few homes left for this popular weekend, so reserve your stay today to ensure you and your group will have a place to stay for the weekend!

Reserve your Capitola beach home to ensure you make it to some of these 2021 Capitola Village events. Make up for the last year and a half and start making plans to enjoy time and make memories with family and friends in our quaint Capitola Village by the sea.