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August 11, 2018

Life on the Ranch Day: The Early Days on a Dairy Farm

Wilder Ranch State Park
1401 Coast Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Date & Time

August 11, 2018

Starts at 11:00 AM and ends at 3:00 PM

11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Event is free; parking is $10.00. Please call the park to confirm event.


Wilder Ranch State Park invites you to experience old-time activities from its rancho, dairy farm, and cowboy rodeo days. Hands-on activities and living history presentations may include butter churning, ice cream making, roping skills, and demonstrations in the ranch buildings. Come for a picnic on the lawn and follow it up with a game of tug of war, sack races, hoops, stilts, and Wilder Ranch’s famous old-fashioned bubbles! This event is appropriate for all ages. Event made possible by Friends of Santa Cruz State Parks and California State Parks.