Schedule of Events

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Use the new OUTDOORS online calendar to discover fun programs and special events in the Santa Monica Mountains.

We've gone digital! The popular OUTDOORS publication has grown into a new online calendar and e-newsletter. Our expanded calendar brings together events and programs from more than 20 organizations, all committed to protecting this national park through education, recreation, and inspiration. Search by date, location, or activity interest.

For our e-newsletter, we'll bring a curated list of activities right to your inbox each month. These are the best of the best, ranging from seasonal festivals to hands-on cultural demonstrations to night sky parties.

Note: the calendar listing below is just for National Park Service events. Use the above link to see postings from all our friends and partner organizations.


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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Fight a "Super Bloom" Weeds

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Zuma Canyon Trailhead at Zuma/Trancas Canyons
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, June 17, 2017

    Join park rangers for habitat restoration at Zuma Canyon where invasive plants are threatening the landscape, wildlife, and the visitor experience. We’ll be hand pulling weeds and preparing to plant native shrubs.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Tide-Pool Paint Out

    • Time: 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: Leo Carrillo State Park
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, June 18, 2017

    Use the tide pools at Leo Carrillo as your inspiration to a water color painting. Rangers will take you through the fascinating world of tide pools and some of the creatures that live in the low tides.

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  • Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

    Set to Screen

    • Time: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Paramount Ranch
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, June 30, 2017

    Learn the secrets that turn a dusty set into a realistic town. Join us on this easy-paced walk behind the scenes to discover the illusions and history of this Ranch.

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Last updated: November 16, 2016

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