History of Scotts Valley
Ancient History of Scotts Valley
The California Era
1900’s Era of Growth
Scotts Valley is known to be home of “The Barn”, a coffee house with a large area for concerts. In the ’60s Janis Joplin, Grateful Dead performed in the Barn. Merry Pranksters and Ken Kesey used to show up there, as described in detail in the last chapter of Tom Wolfe’s book The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test.