Jim Hogan is having his annual charity barbecue at his home in Santa Cruz on labor day weekend. This year it is a luau. It is from 2pm to 8pm on Saturday August 31st at 2181 Sunny Acres Drive, Santa Cruz. It requires a donation of $50 per person with the money being a benefit for FleaHab of Santa Cruz county. Kids are free. Get tickets here. FleaHab was founded in 2011 by surf legend Darryl "Flea" Virostko. It integrates exercise and a healthy lifestyle into the recovery process for those afflicted with drug or alcohol addiction.
There will also be silent auction of lots of goodies donated by local businesses, including a 1938 old-growth redwood and balsa surfboard and one-of-a-kind bronze sculpture by noted local artist David Kimball Anderson, resort stays, wine, massages, jewelry, and much more in live and silent auctions.