Click on the links below to see more details on each of the activities scheduled!
EVENT SCHEDULE: 10:00am to 4:00pm at Francis State Beach
Representatives from different California State Parks, non-profit organizations supporting California State Parks, volunteers, artists, native plant enthusiasts, and community groups who support the mission of Coastal Wildflower Day will present a diverse array of fun, interactive activities to educate and inspire stewardship of our parks for all ages.
PRIZES FOR ALL AGES:
ENTER TO WIN THE FREE RAFFLE with $50 gift card prize (need not be present to win!)
COLORING CONTEST – prizes in both adult and child categories (must be present to win)
EVENT PASSPORT – visit twelve booths and get your passport card stamped to collect a prize!
10:15am-11:15am NATIVE PLANT WALK #1 with Toni Corelli – meet at Visitor Center
10:15am-11:30am Lighthouse String Band – live musical entertainment
11:30am-11:45am Opening Remarks & Welcome
11:45am-12:15pm – Ballet Folklórico – children’s traditional dance performance
12:15pm-1:15pm NATIVE PLANT WALK #2 with Toni Corelli – meet at Visitor Center
12:15pm-1:45pm Slack Tide Currents – live musical entertainment
2:00pm Coloring Contest voting ends
2:00pm-2:30pm Nā Wāhine ʻO Kalani– demonstration and performance of Hula dancing
2:30 pm- 2:35 pm Raffle Winner announced (need not be present to win)
and Coloring Contest winners announced (must be present to win)
2:35 pm-4:00pm Chinese Melodrama – live musical entertainment
The mission of Coastal Wildflower Day is to inspire stewardship of diverse, interconnected ecosystems that support thriving coastal wildflower habitats, and to celebrate the vital role of volunteer community restoration efforts at our Coastside State Parks, now and in the future.