KAZU Media Sponsorships

KAZU is proud to provide in-kind on-air support for events happening in our broadcast region. We sponsor a variety of arts, culture and civic events that reflect the mission of KAZU's programming and provide enjoyment, service and outreach to our audience.

KAZU’s Media Sponsorship program strives to provide a voice for diverse, thought-provoking ideas, people and experiences within our community. By providing in-kind media sponsorship to local organizations and events, KAZU exposes listeners to a variety of cultural, artistic and community experiences throughout the Monterey Bay Area that entertain, promote discourse and increase participation in our community. 

How To Apply
Please contact KAZU to request a media sponsorship by calling 831-582-5298 or emailing Mik Benedek at mbenedek@kazu.org.

UPCOMING EVENTS LISTED BELOW  Click on each event for more info.
(To view past Sponsored Events: click here)

KAZU is a proud sponsor of the Second Harvest Food Bank. At a time of year when most families will gather at tables filled with food and cheer, we want to make sure that every family in Santa Cruz County will have food on their table. The proceeds from Second Harvest Food Bank’s Holiday Food & Fund drive provides healthy food  year-round to children, families, veterans, the elderly, and others in need. Every $1 donated is turned into 4 healthy meals. Be a Hunger Hero and fight hunger with us. Please donate now at thefoodbank.org

Joy! a new holiday spectacular featuring circus performers, dance and live music is a dazzling extravaganza for the whole family. This magical madcap holiday show is set to the Candy Land-flavored live music of award-winning a cappella group SoVoSo and features world-class circus, dancers and acrobats, including Cirque du Soleil soloists Jeff Raz and Diane Wasnak. At the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium November 24-26th and at the Hammer Theatre in San Jose December 1st - 3rd. Produced by Tandy Beal and Company.

Tickets at tandybeal.com/joy.

KAZU is a proud Media Sponsor of the Cabrillo Symphonic Chorus – presenting a series of holiday concerts. On December 1st and 2nd, it’s “Music for the Feast of Christmas” preforms at Holy Cross Church. Both shows at 8:00pm. Tickets available at FeastofChristmas.org

KAZU is a proud media sponsor of the Cabrillo Symphonic Chorus - Presenting a series of Holiday Concerts. On December 9th and 10th, "Cantiamo Cabrillo" will perform "Concerts for  Winter's Eve" with a Saturday evening show at 8:00 at Carmel Mission Basilica, followed by a Santa Cruz Performance at Holy Cross Church in Santa Cruz. Tickets can be purchased at cantiamo.org 

Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre presents the classic Christmas story, "The Nutcracker." 

This production includes more than 70 dancers in sumptuous costumes and beautiful scenery with music performed by a full, professional orchestra. Choreographed by Robert Kelley. Orchestra conducted by Pamela Martin. All performances at the Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium. Gather the family for this beautiful holiday production.

(Tickets on sale now)

This holiday season, all are invited to participate in their annual “Sing-A-Long Messiah” – a holiday tradition shared by families and friends. Cabrillo’s Chancel chorus will lead the Sing-A-Long on Tuesday December 19th at Peace United Church of Christ in Santa Cruz. Information about the Sing-A-Long Messiah can be found at cabrillochorus.org