Cowell Ranch Hay Barn and Organic Farm UC Santa Cruz Center for Agroecology - 94 Ranch View Rd • Santa Cruz • CA 95064


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PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $6,000–6,350/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Date of event.

  • Includes 12 hours of use.

Additional Info
  • You can add the Ocean View Field to your event for 2 hours, July-October, for an additional fee of $750.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 150 150
Cocktails, etc. Standing 150 150
Reception Seated 150 150
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 150.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$



All vendors must meet UCSC insurance requirements and provide a Certificate of Insurance.



A Certificate of Insurance is required.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, Saturday-Sunday, until 10pm.
The Ocean View Field is available as an add-on July-October until 6pm.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Barn
  • College Campus / School
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Non-Profit
  • Ranch / Farm

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Hills
  • Meadow / Fields
  • Mountains
  • Ocean / Bay
  • Panoramic


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