Seacliff State Beach
Visit the old cement ship which is a local landmark with a rich history dating back to World War I that makes for the perfect backdrop as the sun sinks below the horizon.
Farmers Market at Cabrillo College
Spend your Saturday mornings stocking up on fresh, organic produce at the Aptos Farmers Market located on the Cabrillo College Campus. Year-round, rain or shine, with over 90 vendors.
Nisene Marks State Park
Wear your hiking boots and bring your backpacking gear or take out the mountain bike to explore nearly 10,000 acres of shady forest trails through.
Aptos has some of the best food & shopping in the county, including Deluxe Foods of Aptos, New Leaf Market, Warmth Company, Outside-In, Dig Gardens , Caroline's Non-Profit Thrift Shop and so much more.
Food & Drinks
Aptos Street BBQ has 37 craft beers on tap, the best smoked BBQ in the entire county, and live music.
Bittersweet Bistro never disappoints with it's ambiance and fine gourmet food and wine.
Come enjoy all that Aptos offers!
In the heart of the historic Aptos Village, Aptos Village Park hosts
weddings, picnics, and the ‘World’s Shortest Parade’ on the 4th of July. Several neighborhood parks have playgrounds, soccer fields, and ball diamonds to use up a little of your kids’ seemingly endless supply of energy. You can also take the whole family to cheer on the local basketball and football teams and attend a variety of other athletic events at Aptos High School.
Spend your Sundays playing the 18-hole course at the Seascape Golf Club. Lift weights, play a game of racquetball, or swim a few laps in the outdoor saltwater pool at the locally-owned Cabrillo Fitness Club.