A summer of fun awaits at Rancho Los Alamitos!
ENJOY THE RANCHO GARDENS
Rancho Los Alamitos reopened the Friendly Garden, Cutting Garden, and Rose Garden. Additionally, garden pathways and walkways are open in the Native Garden, Cactus Garden, and Oleander Walk for visitors to enjoy.
FAMILY SCAVENGER HUNT
Ends Sunday, August 1st!
Wed. thru Sun.
1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Available at check-in
Whether you and your family are frequent or first-time visitors, the scavenger hunt will connect you with unique details in our gardens, ranch house, and barnyard that tell stories about the children who grew up here a century ago.
Waa’aka’: The Bird Who Fell in Love with the Sun
Sunday, August 8th
10:00 or 11:30 a.m.
In-person at the Rancho
FREE; reservations are required
Join us at Rancho Los Alamitos for a reading of Waa’aka’: The Bird Who Fell in Love with the Sun by author Cindi Alvitre. Waa’aka’ is a beautiful children’s book that tells the Tongva creation story of Waa’aka’, a gorgeous bird who falls in love with Tamet, the sun. Following the reading is a presentation by artist and illustrator Carly Lake. Tongva storytelling and hands-on art activities are available outdoors.