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



Lance Tahmahkera

Free Activities for the Kids

Wonderful Exhibits

Quanah Parker Moccasin

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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Gift Shop 

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