25-Year Anniversary

Come Celebrate with us!!!

On November 7th from 5:30pm-9pm Cruzio is throwing a huge party to celebrate our 25th Anniversary party and you’re all invited.

Rock out to live music from local music icons, the Zombie Coffee Collective and SoundScape.

Get your inner geek on with retro computers and video games

Feast your eyes on spectacular lighting from the OM Gallery

Snap a pic’ in our photo booth to commemorate all of the fun

Play with space-age glow toys — complimentary to our guests!

We’ll have your favorite local food trucks and assorted treats and beverages including limited-edition Cruzio wine as well as free beer from Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery!

There will be a display featuring a brief history of digital art, the evolution of Cruzio and a 25-year visual compilation of technology in Santa Cruz. Plus a magnetic glow paint activity that will be fun for kids of all ages.

How will we fit all this in one building? You’ll just have to come to the party to find out!

The fun will kick off at 5:30pm at Cruzio Internet’s headquarters at 877 Cedar Street, Downtown Santa Cruz. Come on by and help us celebrate 25 years of growth, transformation and innovation through technology in Santa Cruz.

Here is a quick run down of the schedule:

5:45-6:45 – Zombie Coffee Collective and swag giveaways

6:45-7:15 – Cake cutting and speech by founders

7:15-9:00 – Soundscape, and live art

Hope to see you there!

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Cruzio’s Having a Party!

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Cruzio Internet presents our Open House Extravaganza 3.0!

We’re inviting the whole Santa Cruz community to our 3rd annual Open House Extravaganza — the only place you can see great art and visit more than 100 businesses in one building.

Many of Cruzio’s creative staff and Cruzioworks members will be displaying their art around the space and we’ll be providing lots of tasty food, beer & wine, awesome swag bags and exciting entertainment throughout the evening! This will be an event you won’t want to miss.

Friday, March 7th
6-9pm
877 Cedar St.
Free!

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On Wednesday night, over a hundred people mixed and mingled at Cruzioworks coworking space prior to the commencement of the second installation in a three-part series on the tech economy in Santa Cruz hosted by the Santa Cruz New Tech Meet up. As organizer and host, Doug Erickson mentioned, this was the fifth year of the New Tech Meetup in Santa Cruz and it was a full house.
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