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Barona Cultural Center & Museum Presents 'Sports The Competitive Spirit' Exhibition

  • WHEN Ongoing from now until November 30, 2013[days & times]
  • WHERE Barona Cultural Center & Museum, 1095 Barona Rd., Lakeside, CA
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST Free

The Barona Cultural Center & Museum celebrates the history of sports on the Barona Indian Reservation with a new exhibition, "Sports the Competitive Spirit."

Learn the stories of generations of Native Americans who have played and excelled at sports and explore a retrospective from the 1940s to 2013 which reveals the Tribe’s deep devotion to sports.

Exhibition highlights include famous athletes from the past and present including Jim Thorpe, Billy Mills and Notah Begay whose President’s Cup ring is on display. A special section is dedicated to the Barona people including Matt LaChappa, a San Diego Padres second round draft pick in 1993, and Pat Curo who went toe-to-toe with Bill Walton in high school.

The exhibition opens on October 1, 2013.
Hours: Tuesday through Friday: 12pm to 5pm; Saturday: 10am to 4pm; Sundays and Mondays: CLOSED

Cost: Free
For more information, call 619-443-7003 Ext. 219 or visit

Location: Barona Cultural Center & Museum, 4355 Bonita Road, Bonita, CA 91902 Google Map

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