Calendar of Events

Calendar of Public Programs for December 2016
 

For the most current information about an event, please call the Visitor Center at (619) 557-5450.

Upcoming Special Events (click on the link for more information)

Dusty Socks Hiking Club

Cabrillo Festival (Visit cabrillofestival.org for information)

Open Tower Days


Recurring Events

Daily Nature Walks

A volunteer or ranger will lead a nature walk. Check at the Visitor Center for more information.

Mondays -
1:00pm Tidepools Trail (Meet at the Kiosk at the tidepools Lot 1)

11:30am and 1:30pm (Meet at the flagpole) (not November 14)

Tuesdays 12:30pm (Meet at the flagpole)

Thursdays 11:30am and 1:30pm (Meet at the flagpole)

Fridays - (Meet at the flagpole)
12:30pm (only on Nov. 25, Dec. 23)

Saturdays 1:30pm (Meet at the flagpole) (not November 12)

Living History Talk - 16th Century Shipboard Life
Saturdays 1:30pm
Join one of our Living History VIPs for a look at 16th Century shipboard life.


Sundays - Reading Ranger Program - 11:30am

Join a National Park Service Ranger every Sunday at 11:30 a.m.at the Cabrillo National Monument Visitors Center for a fun and educational story reading. Reading Ranger programs are geared toward children 8 and under and their caregivers.

These events are free and open to the public (park entrance fees apply). All children must be accompanied by an adult for the entirety of the program.

Living History Talk - Arms and Armor
Sundays 1:30pm
Learn about 16th Century arms and armor from our Living History VIPs in the Auditorium.

Open Bunker Days
Every second Saturday 10am-3pm
Join us as volunteers bring the coastal defenses of Point Loma to life. These are your only chances to tour the bunkers on Point Loma. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to learn more about the soldiers stationed at Fort Rosecrans during WWII and see the weapons and instruments that protected our coast during the tumultuous war years.

Every fourth Saturday 10am-4pm
Join us as WWII re-enactors bring the coastal defenses of Point Loma to life. These are your only chances to tour the bunkers on Point Loma. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to learn more about the soldiers stationed at Fort Rosecrans during WWII and see the weapons and instruments that protected our coast during the tumultuous war years.

Art Jam
Every fourth Saturday 1pm-3pm
Our Artist-in-Residence hold a free art jam every month in their art bunker down the Bayside Trail. Art projects are geared for the young and young at heart. All materials will be supplied. There is no bathroom, so we recommend visiting before you hike down.

 

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Remembering Pearl Harbor

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo National Monument
    Saturday, December 10, 2016

    Honoring the Past and Inspiring the Future

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Arms and Armor Living History

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo
    • Fees: Entrance Fee applies
    Sunday, December 11, 2016

    Every Sunday Weekly from 01/03/2016 to 12/25/2016

    Learn about 16th Century arms and armor from our Living History VIPs in the Visitor Center.

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Where have all the Sea Stars Gone?

    • Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo Auditorium
    Saturday, December 17, 2016

    Come understand where all the sea stars went and if they are ever coming back.

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Where have all the Sea Stars Gone?

    • Time: 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo Auditorium
    Saturday, December 17, 2016

    Come understand where all the sea stars went and if they are ever coming back.

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Art Jam

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo
    Saturday, December 24, 2016

    Every 4th Saturday of every month. from 02/27/2016 to 12/24/2016

    Our Artist-in-Residence hold a free art jam every month in their art bunker down the Bayside Trail. Art projects are geared for the young and young at heart.

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Military History Tours

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo National Monument
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, December 24, 2016

    Every 4th Saturday of every month. from 01/23/2016 to 12/24/2016

    Join WW2 Living History re-enactors in the military history exhibit and tour a coast artillery bunker.

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Park Open Christmas Day

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
    • Location: Cabrillo National Monument
    Sunday, December 25, 2016

    Annually, Every 25th of December from 12/25/2015 to 12/25/2019

    Park is Open Christmas Day

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  • Cabrillo National Monument

    Dusty Socks Club - December

    • Time: 10:00 AM
    • Location: Cabrillo
    • Fees: Entrance fee applies
    Saturday, December 31, 2016

    The Dusty Socks Club meets monthly for hikes around San Diego.

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Poster for the Medal of Honor Exhibit

Cabrillo National Monument will have a Medal of Honor exhibit from November 11 through December 10. The exhibit will be in the Visitor Center.

 
Flyer showing the American flag describing the events on December 10.
 
Remembering Pearl Harbor, Honoring the Past and Inspiring the Future
Saturday December 10, 2016
9:00AM – 4:00PM Program Schedule
9:00 – 2:00pm Lady Liberty Car Show (Traffic Circle)
10:00am - 3pm Tours of Battery Command E (Military History Exhibit)
11:00am - WWII-Era Historic Aircraft Flyover (the sky over Cabrillo)
12:00pm - What is Manzanar National Historic Site and What Happened There? (Auditorium)
1:00pm - WWII San Diego, Experience Life on the Home Front (Visitor Center Patio)
1:30pm - Announcement of Lady Liberty Car Show People's Choice Vote (Traffic Circle)
2:00pm – The Legacy of WWII Coast Artillery; Relics of WWII on the Bayside Trail (meet at main flagpole)
3:00pm - What is Manzanar National Historic Site and What Happened There? (Auditorium)
 
Description of Artist in Residence - Ann Chaitin
 
Description of Artist in Residence - Cat Chiu Phillips
 
Description of Artist in Residence - Jason Rogalski

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Mailing Address:

1800 Cabrillo Memorial Drive
San Diego, CA 92106

Phone:

(619) 557-5450

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