The 2020 NEXTies Awards

March 20, 2020
6:00 to 8:30
Hotel Paradox
611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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The NEXTies are back! 

Join us for a night celebrating the area’s best and brightest doers!

Pull out the pearls and 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 11th year, is sure to be the best one yet! See you on the red carpet!

👉🏼Nominate your 2020 NEXTies here👈🏼

NEXTies honorees will be announced on February 19.

Categories include:
Entrepreneur of the year
Musician of the Year
Band of the Year
Artist of the Year (in memory of Doug Ross)
Writer of the Year
Give-back Person of the Year
Foodie of the Year
New Business of the Year
Athlete of the Year
Youth of the Year (under 18)
Non-Profit of the Year
Mentor of the Year
TECHie of the Year
Green Business of the Year
Innovative Business of the Year
Life Time Achievement Award

Early Bird Tickets: just $20! There are only 60 tickets priced this low, so get them while you can.
VIP Tickets: $40 (includes reserved seating with NEXTies honorees in first two row and access to the premier Paradox Pool After-Party!)
General Admission: $25
Day-of Tickets: $30

Musical guests: TBA

Sponsored by: Hotel Paradox  and more

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Presenters: TBA

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