The Monterey Bay Dahlia Society meets on the Second Friday of every month at:


Simkins Swim Center Community Room

979 Seventeenth Avenue, Santa Cruz, California.


Potluck Dinner at 7:00 pm.

Meeting at 7:30 pm.



We are the Monterey Bay Dahlia Society in Santa Cruz, California. We are located at the top of the Monterey Bay on the Central Coast of California. Our meetings are on the second Friday of each month at the Simpkins Swim Center Community room at 979 Seventeenth Avenue in Santa Cruz. Potluck at 7pm. Meeting is at 7:30pm.



PSD Conference Judging School, July 19, 2014. Check out the flyer here.


MBDS Annual Dahlia Show, Aug 23 & 24, 2014 at the Museum of Art and History in downtown Santa Cruz (corner of Front and Cooper Streets) 11am-5pm.


San Leandro Dahlia Society Show, Aug 2 & 3, 2014 at the San Leandro Library, 300 Estudillo Ave in San Leandro.


John Stowell Dahlia Society Show, Sept 13 & 14, 2014 at the Vallco Shopping Mall in San Jose.



Results of the 2012 MBDS Annual Show.

The 2012 Consolidated Class Report.

Results of the 2011 MBDS Annual Show.

Results of the 2010 MBDS Annual Show.

Learn how to grow dahlias.