Past 2019 Events

Italian Night at the Lodge- Monday, February 4th, 2019

February 4th, 2019 (Monday). Mike Venezio, Mark Violante, Bill Starrs and their team will be on hand to serve meals in support of Elks Charities for disabled children in California and Hawaii (the “Purple Pig”). Please join us for this special event! Adults: $15, Children: $7. Prices include chicken parmesan, pasta with marinara sauce, salad, bread and dessert! Call the Lodge to make reservations by Friday, February 1st.  

Paint Night at the Lodge: Paint Your Pet-Friday, February 1st, 2019

   Join us with friends on Friday, February 1st from 6pm-9pm for a very special FIRST FRIDAY art activity and capture your pet’s personality on canvas! Information and tickets for this very unique and fun activity are available. Ticket cost: $55 per person and includes all supplies necessary to capture the essence of your furry family member! Elks and their Guests are welcome.

2018 Events

Join us for our Annual Hoop Shoot on Saturday, December 29th from 10am-1pm at the Boys and Girls Club in Downtown Santa Cruz. Competition open to all children, ages 8-13. Prizes awarded for winners in each division For more information CLICK HERE.

 Casino Night at the Santa Cruz Lodge!

Please Join Us As We Celebrate

The 150th Anniversary of The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks

 Saturday, February 17th, 2018

 6.30-7pm: Presentations and Remarks

7 pm: Happy Hour with Appetizers

8pm-11pm: Casino Games, Music & Photos

11pm: Raffle (Chips redeemed for raffle tickets, need not be present to win)

$25 Pre-paid through Lodge office (831-423-8240), $35 at door


Come dressed to kill


Fall Activities!

Soccer Shoot 2017

The Lodge sponsored The Soccer Shoot on Saturday, September 23rd to coincide with team photo day. Dozens of teams were on-site to compete for the highest number of goals per entry.  Thanks so much to the dedicated members and soccer clubs that came for support the event!

4-H Gratitude Grant in Action!


The Quail Creek 4-H (recipients of our 2016-2017 Gratitude Grant) won BIG at the Santa Cruz County Fair Livestock Competitions (September 13th-17th, 2017). Steven K. clearly showed star qualities as he swept the awards (Supreme Champion, Champion and Reserve) in FIVE categories and was awarded champion ribbons in an additional three competitions. Steven is pictured above with his ribbons from the competition and his award winning lamb, Zelda. 


We are looking forward to seeing the Quail Creek 4-H at the Lodge from 12-4 on Sunday, October 29th for Fall Carnival. There will be 4-H petting zoos, food for sale, carnival games and information about the Elks and 4-H. Bring your families and come visit for the afternoon!

Get Your Irish On!

Our Collectable Steins Are Looking for Sponsors in Honor of “Irish” Ferrigan, a GREAT Elk and PER.

Annual Sponsorship Costs: Pro-rated 2017-2018 (until March 31st): $15

Full Year Sponsorships 2018-2019 (April 1st-March 31st): $30

 Benefits of Sponsorship: Your very own stein on loan, lovingly protected by our fearless bartenders when you are away from the Lodge!

Discounts to fill the stein (32oz) : $5 Budweiser, $6 Draft Beers, $1 soda

NOTE: Sponsored Mugs are the property of the Lodge and must be returned to the bar at the end of the evening. Sponsorships will be renewed annually in March or based on availability.