Date: Every day (Jun 28-Jul 17)In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway...and forever changed the landscape of American theatre.Events made possible by Coastside State Parks Association and California State Parks.Daily, between am and pm (Natural Preserve closes at 5pm) Stroll over sand dunes, enjoy beautiful ocean views, and gain a unique opportunity to view a large colony of Northern elephant seals on this 3-mile, 2.5-hour self-guided trail!In the month of December, male elephant seals, or bulls, arrive along the shore of Año Nuevo State Park to establish hierarchy, while pregnant females come ashore to birth to their pups. For more information, please call (650) 879-2025 or for recorded information (650) 879-0227.These popular guided walks take place rain or shine, so be prepared for windy, rainy conditions as well as muddy trails. People with accessibility needs may reserve an equal access tour along the boardwalk.Full Moon Madness Friday July 27; events start at 6pm Experience Henry Cowell in a completely new way... This astronomy-based evening is perfect for the whole family with kids' crafts, guided night hikes, and a special astronomer guest speaker.
Cory Jones, Brianne Lopez-Cole, Sadie Rose, Vinh Nguyen, Sean Okuniewicz, Jessica Pierini, Joey Pisacane & Brance Souza A limited 3 week engagement June 28 - July 15 Tickets Available ONLINE now! State Park Ano Nuevo 3 mile hike over sand and sloping terrain to see thousands of elephant seals, including newborn pups, their mothers, and bulls Date: Every day (Oct 20-Mar 31) Ages: All: (Lots of walking) Admission Fees: Guided ; Self-guided free Special Instructions: Dec 15 - Mar 31 Explore Año Nuevo with a Docent Naturalist Ticket sales open Friday, October 20 Cost: per person .99 reservation fee Journey to view a large colony of Northern elephant seals, guided by your docent naturalist on this moderate 3-mile, 2.5 hour adventure.Event is in the day use area of Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, located off Hwy 9 in Felton. Event made possible by Mountain Parks Foundation and California State Parks. Event made possible by Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks and California State Parks.State Park Wilder Ranch History comes alive at Wilder Ranch State Park on the weekends Date: Every Su and Sa at pm Ages: All Admission Fees: parking Ranch Tours Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm History comes alive at Wilder Ranch State Park on the weekends with Machine Shop Pelton Water Wheel Demos, baking on the woodstove, and ranch tours. Cabrillo Stage Summer Musical Festival Jonathan Larson's RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world.THIS AWARD WINING ROCK MUSICAL IS THEATER AT ITS BEST - EXUBERANT, PASSIONATE AND JOYOUS!DIRECTED BY: Dustin Leonard MUSICAL DIRECTION BY: Michael J.Please bring plenty of water, hiking shoes, snacks, a camera, and binoculars if you have them. MODERATE HIKES Ridge/Trail Camp Loop Trailhead: main parking lot, 5.15 miles, elevation gain 1,190 feet Hike through the forest and past Castle Rock Falls and Goat Rock.Enjoy views of the San Lorenzo River Valley and glimpses of Monterey Bay.Learn about history, wildlife, and habitats at the Interpretive Shelter.Castle Rock Trail Camp has picnic tables, pit toilets, water and a rain shelter.A volunteer(s) will accompany you to the two seal-viewing decks, explain the Northern elephant seal natural history, the history of the park, and answer questions. Date: 07/01/2018 from am to pm Ages: 5 - 17 Admission Fees: FREE Special Instructions: Meet at Hole 1 by main parking lot Come learn how to play disc golf for FREE!Carrie 'Burl' Berlogar, a 5-time US Masters Champion and 2-time World Champion, will be at the Pinto Lake County Park disc golf course providing discs, tips and rules on how to play disc golf.