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First Annual Nuestras Montañas
August 10 @ 2:00 pm
Feria de Comunidad y Recreación Featuring Bilingual Hikes, Latin Music, Yoga, Food and More!
Bring the family! All members of the public are welcome to attend the first annual Nuestras Montañas Feria de Comunidad y Recreación (“Our Mountains: Community and Recreation Fair”) that will feature an immersive bilingual program geared to introducing audiences, old and new, to LA’s very own national park.
Hikes will be led by National Park Service rangers and volunteers who speak English and Spanish. There will be two musical acts including a mariachi and cumbia band and a disc jockey spinning Latin music. Guests will be invited to participate in a bilingual yoga workshop (there will be two sessions), climb a rock climbing wall, work on a mural and learn more about Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. There will also be several food trucks.
National Park Service staff and park rangers. Also, volunteers and partners from Community Nature Connection, Channel Islands National Park, the U.S. Forest Service, the Audubon Center at Debs Park, California State University, Northridge Chicana/o Department and Padres Pioneros10
Santa Monica Mountains Visitor Center at King Gillette Ranch
26876 Mulholland Highway, Calasbasas, CA 91302
Saturday, August 10
2 to 7:30 p.m.
INTERVIEWS: Bilingual NPS rangers are available to speak media prior to and during the event. Please contact Ana Beatriz Cholo at 312-927-4845 to schedule an interview.