City Plaza

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350 Main Street, Watsonville, CA 95076


  • 1.4 Acre Public Space
  • Portable Restrooms
  • Park Benches
  • Historically Preserved Gazebo (off-limits to public)




Programming at City Plaza

Annual programming at this park includes:
  • Strawberry Festival
    Enjoy this admission-free festival featuring live entertainment, arts & crafts, delicious strawberry treats and a family-friendly carnival. For more information about sponsorship packages and fundraising opportunities for non-profit organizations, please call Jessica Beebe at 831.768.3266 or visit
  • Spirit of Watsonville 4th of July Parade
    Come down to the City Plaza and celebrate the 4th of July parade! Parade entry forms are available at the Parks and Community Services Customer Service Center (231 Union st) or on the parade website at . All parade entries must register prior to the parade date. No registrations will be accepted at the parade.
  • Music in the Plaza
    The Music in the Plaza concert series consists of performances on Thursday evenings through the summer. Music ranges from Banda to Tropical to Motown/R&B Top 40 to Jazz and more. 
  • Holiday in the Plaza
    This Multicultural Celebration & Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony is an admission-free event open to the public. 
Holiday in the Plaza