August 2014

August 1 ~ Friday 1st Friday's Art Gallery Walk
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4pm to 7pm. Walk the art galleries of San Juan Bautista with 8 locations in downtown San Juan! Enjoy the finest art in the County and all of California! Various refreshmentsand specials at each location. For information contact Mission Art Gallery, (831) 623-2960.
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August 2 ~ Saturday Living History Days
Living History Days
11am to 4pm. Step back to the early days of San Juan. Meet mountain men, Civil War soldiers, Victorian ladies, and more. Enjoy craft and cooking demonstrations. Enjoy an old-fashioned soda in the historic Plaza Hotel Saloon. See historic horse-drawn vehicles inside the Plaza Stables and Victorian furnishings in the Plaza Hotel and Zanetta family home.

August 10 ~ Sunday 50th Annual Antique & Collectibles Fair
AUGUST 10, 8:00am to 4:00pm in historic downtown SJB. Admission is free. Featuring antiques, collectibles, nostalgia, memorabilia, food and fun! FREE on-site appraisals on Mariposa Street from 10:00am to 2:00pm by Steven Yvaska, columnist and antiques writer for the Mercury News, limit 2 per person. Sponsored by the Rotary Club of San Juan Bautista. If you would like to participate, Download the Application. For more informationcontact Donna Holmes at (831) 623-1168 or send email.

August 22 - 24 ~ Fri. Sat. Sun. Vaquero Heritage Days
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Celebrate California’s vaquero legacy at Vaquero Heritage Days at St. Francis Retreat Center on historic Rancho San Justo! Show & Sale includes 30 artisans – fine art, silversmiths, gear makers, bits & spurs, historians, book sellers, vaquero horsemen demos, entertainment & more!

Grand Opening August 22 at 4pm with Artisans, Hors d’oeuvres & Concert by Dave Stamey. Show & Sale Saturday & Sunday opens at 9am. August 23 at 6pm Hors d’oeuvres, Silent Auction & Concert by Adrian Buckaroogirl. Proceeds benefit the Retreat Center, a significant piece of California history. ADVANCE TICKETS a must for Concerts! Special weekend passes available. For details visit: Or contact Event Director at 831.623.1128.

TBA SJB Fire Dept. Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser

Information Coming Soon!

TBA 4th Annual San Juan Bautista Plein Air Paint Out
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Information Coming Soon!