So much to See & Do


Shop till you drop

Modern Vendors

Native American, Mountain men, 

Historical 1800's vendors


Cannons on the Hour

Gunfights on the Half Hour

Friday & Saturday

10:00 & 2:00

Soar Beyond Youth Dance Troupe

Sunday 

1:00

Lance Tahmahkera


Free Activities for the Kids



Wonderful Exhibits


Quanah Parker Moccasin
Exhibit

We are privileged to have a
 beautiful pair of beaded 
moccasins on loan from 
a private collection. 

Family lore tells of their 
ancestor buying the 
Moccasins from Quanah Parker 
for his bride as a wedding present. 

Calendar of Events & 

Volunteer Opportunities

April 22 

9:00 - 2:00 Market Day

 1:00 Nature Trail Official Opening

May 27th

9:00 - 2:00 Market Day 

1:00  Lance Tahmahkera

Great-Great Grandson of Comanche Chief, Quanah Parker

"Quanah Parker &  Comanche Life"

July 22

9:00 - 2:00J Market Day

 1:00 Steve Houser 

Native American 'MARKER TREES" or "TRAIL TREES"

August  26

 12:30 Pat Kriener

Tatanka’s Garden –  How  are these plants used, fiber, food, beverage, or medicine? 

Sept 23rd

12:30 Hannah Shen

 Cherokee Basket Weaving Demonstration

October 28th

12:30  FREE Bat House Building Class

Come build a bat house 1 per family limited to 20 houses. First Come First Serve  Check out the Bat Houses on Heron’s Path

Museum Summer Camp

Big Bear Native American Museum

&

Chisholm Trail Museum

Monday June 12th - Wednesday June 14th
Joint camp with
Layland Museum
Thursday June 15th & Friday June 16th
November 4th
10 - 1
National Bison Day


Big Bear Gift Shop


Fall Sale

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