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San Diego Parks & Open Spaces Day 2012 At Cabrillo National Monument

Promotional image of Cabrillo National Monument Parks & Open Spaces Day.

Above: Promotional image of Cabrillo National Monument Parks & Open Spaces Day.

Parks and Open Spaces Day is Saturday June 9th, 9am-5pm.

All park entrance fees will be waived as we celebrate “Get Outdoors Day.” The day’s events will include ranger-guided hikes down the park’s 2-mile Bayside Trail, special films about a variety of parks and open spaces, fun activities for children, including the park’s Junior Ranger Program, as well as booths and exhibitors from local parks and land management organizations.

Chris Burns will celebrate San Diego's history through music performing with historical music and instruments at 1pm and we also have the pleasure of having Phillip Carrillo perform for the event with his guitar from 11am-1pm and 2-3:30pm.

Schedule of Events:
10 a.m.: In Search of Cabrillo (film)
10:30 a.m.- The Great Pacific Garbage Path (presentation)
11:00 a.m.- On the Edge of Land and Sea (film)
11:30 a.m.- Pacific Gray Whales (presentation)
12:00 p.m.- In Search of Cabrillo (film)
1:00 p.m.- Celebrating San Diego's History Through Music (presentation)
1:30 p.m.- Spanish Exploration (presentation)
2:00 p.m.- On the Edge of Land and Sea (film)
2:30p.m.- Experience Shipboard Life in Cabrillo's Time (presentation)
3:00 p.m.- First Breath: Gray Whales (film)
3:30 p.m.- Animals of Cabrillo (presentation)
4:00 p.m.- In Search of Cabrillo (film)

Location: Cabrillo National Monument is located on Point Loma at the south end of Catalina Boulevard. Google Map

Join us on this wonderful day as we celebrate the our parks and open spaces!

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