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1st Annual Camp Out for Cancer

Friday, September 5 – Saturday, September 6, 2014

A special fundraising event sponsored by the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk to benefit the American Cancer Society.

Bringing Community, Family and Friends Together in the Fight Against Cancer.

Live. Laugh. Celebrate. Believe.


Watch our friend Ethan's first ride on the Giant Dipper!


Ethan's family inspired us to host the Boardwalk's first Camp Out for Cancer.

Overnight Package Includes:

  • $25 donation to the American Cancer Society
  • Overnight Camping on the Boardwalk
  • All-Day Rides on Saturday
  • Free Play in Arcade Friday Night and Saturday Morning
  • Friday Night Dinner
  • Saturday Morning Breakfast
  • 1 Hour 'Walk of Hope' and luminaria lighting on the beach
  • 'Walk of Hope' Awareness Bracelet
  • Evening Concert on the Beach with 'The Sun Kings'
  • Exclusive Event Activities
  • Sand Castle Contest
  • Event T-shirt


$89.95 per person includes $25 donation to the American Cancer Society

Registration deadline EXTENDED until Tuesday, September 2, 2014


 Purchase Overnight Package Now! 


Release Form Planning Guide


Suggested age for children is 5 years and up.


All attendees under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

One adult chaperone over the age of 18 years old is required for every group of up to 5 children. All chaperones and attendees must register.


Boardwalk Season Pass Members:

Show your 2014 Season Pass at check-in to receive one free All-Day Rides voucher good for a year.

Camp Out for Cancer Event Timeline


  • 4pm – Event Check-In Opens
  • 5pm-8pm –Free Play in Arcade
  • 6pm-8pm – Dinner Served
  • 8pm-9:30pm - Beach concert by the The Sun Kings
  • 9:30pm - 10:00pm- Inspirational Message and luminaria lighting
  • 10:00pm-11:00pm– 'Walk of Hope' on the beach
  • 11:30pm – Lights Out



  • 7:00am - 8:30am – Breakdown Camping Tents
  • 7:30am – 9:00am – Breakfast Served
  • 9:00am-11:00am - Free Play in Arcade
  • 9:30am-10:30am – Sand Castle Contest
  • 10:45am – Sand Castle Awards
  • 11:00am – Park Opens
  • 11:00am – 5:00pm – Survivor VIP area and ACS Cancer Awareness Booths on Boardwalk

Donate toys at check-in. Thank you!Bring a smile to a child!

Donate a new, unwrapped toy in its original package at check-in on Friday night or at the Season Pass Office on Saturday.


All toys will be donated to the Palo Alto Lucille Packard Children's Hospital.

Saturday-Only Package Includes

  • All-Day Rides + Attractions Combo
  • 'Walk of Hope' Awareness Bracelet
  • PLUS The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk will donate $10 of each package to the American Cancer Society


$39.95 per person


Saturday "Bucket of Hope" Discount Lunch Option

Exclusive Camp Out for Cancer Sand Bucket and Boardwalk Food Tickets
good at all Boardwalk food outlets.

No change given with these food tickets.


$12.00 each


The Boardwalk will donate a portion of the proceeds for each Bucket of Hope lunch to the American Cancer Society.


Click here to Donate to the American Cancer Society

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Have questions?

Please contact

Kim Pursley

Youth & Special Markets Group Sales Manager

Direct 831 460 3342 Fax 831 460 3336

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