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Race Through Time

  • Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History (map)

Race Through Time is a one-of-a-kind local history scavenger hunt hosted by the MAH. Venture through Santa Cruz history while biking or walking with friends and friendly competitors.

**Get in on the Early Bird sale August 8th - August 22nd to receive a $2 discount and a key clue prior to the race.**

Gather your friends and form a team of 2 to 5 people, or sign up solo to join a team at random. Then on September 23rd work to solve a packet of 20 clues that reveal places in Santa Cruz that hold historical significance. After solving each clue and finding the related location, you will earn points towards your grand total.

Awards will be dolled out at the conclusion of the race for fastest time, most points, best dressed, and best team name. You can win awesome prizes like a free yearlong MAH membership for you and your friends.

*New this year* sign up as a team or as an individual. Individual sign-ups will be randomly assigned to groups of 4 people prior to the race.

This event does sell out. Sign up early to lock in your group.


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Race Through Time Event Timeline


Earlier Event: September 22
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Later Event: September 27
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