The 2019 NEXTies

Past Event

March 22, 2019 at The Rio Theatre

The NEXTies Return to the Rio on Friday, March 22th at 6 PM! (But doors will open for dinner at 5:30)

Join Us for a Night Celebrating The Area’s Best and Brightest Doers!

Pull out the pearls & cufflinks and join us for an evening in honor of those in Santa Cruz County who inspire the community. This year’s annual award show, now in its 10th year, is sure to be the best one yet! See you on the red carpet!

Music guest : Jesse Daniel, Henry Chadwick, Mira Goto, Cement Ship and Anthony Arya.

A special video performance by James Durbin & Nick Gallant

Food for purchase by Wylder Space

Drinks by Luna Sea Vodka

Honorees include:

Entrepreneur(s) of the year – Leilani Kanter & Ariel Carlson (BOTANIC AND LUXE)
Musician of the Year – Henry Chadwick
Musician of the Year – Mira Goto
Band of the Year – Cement Ship
Artist of the Year – Lili Arnold Studios
Writer of the Year – Douglas Abrams
Give Back Person of the Year – Shandara Gill
Foodie of the Year – Vrinda Quintero
New Business of the Year – 11th Hour Coffee
Athlete of the Year – Marcos Reyes
Under 18 person of the Year – Anthony Arya
Non-Profit of the Year – BALANCE4kids
Mentor of the Year – Ramiro Medrano
TECHie of the Year – Socrates Rosenfeld
Green Business of the Year – The Circular Living Co.
Wildcard – The Art Cave
Innovative Business of the Year – SellHound
Life Time Achievement Award – Dan Haifley

Early bird tickets are just $20.
VIP Tickets (Sit with the honorees) – $35
Regular price – $25.
The week of event- $30

Sponsored by: AT&T, Yoso Wellness Spa, Sleepless Media, Allterra Solar, Santa Cruz CORE Fitness + Rehab, Santa Cruz Engraving, CreativeMinds and Good Times Santa Cruz

Contact Matthew for sponsorship opportunities – Matthew@EventSantaCruz.com

Mira Goto

Henry Chadwick

Leilani Kanter

Botanic and Luxe

Cement Ship

The Circular Living Co

Ariel Carlson

Botanic and Luxe

Lili Arnold

Vrinda Quintero

11th Hour coffee

Shandara Gill

Anthony Arya

BALANCE4kids

Douglas Abrams

Socrates Rosenfeld

Dan Haifley

Featured Speakers

Mira Goto

Henry Chadwick

Leilani Kanter

Cement Ship

The Circular Living Co

Ariel Carlson

Lili Arnold

Vrinda Quintero

11th Hour coffee

Shandara Gill

Anthony Arya

BALANCE4kids

Douglas Abrams

Socrates Rosenfeld

Dan Haifley

March 22, 2019
6pm to 9pm
The Rio Theatre
1205 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz
Launch Brigade
Visit Santa Cruz County
Santa Cruz Economic Development
University of California Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz County Bank
Nextspace
Visit Santa Cruz County
University of California Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Economic Development
Launch Brigade
Santa Cruz County Bank
Nextspace