California Rodeo in Salinas, July 21-24
Active Duty Military free entry on Saturday, July 23
The Wrangler® National Patriot™ program brings the annual Salute to the Military day to the California Rodeo on Saturday, July 23. Active military will gain free entry into the Rodeo with their IDs and there will be a salute to these heroes during the opening ceremony of the Rodeo. The California Rodeo Salinas supports the WNPP and is honored to donate funds generated by the program to Monterey Bay Veterans, Inc., a local charity doing GREAT things to help Wounded Warriors and Veterans. For more information visit www.carodeo.com.
Blue Star Museums offers free admission
to all active duty military personnel
and their families from
Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Here are a few of the 2,000+ participating museums:
- Monterey: Monterey Museum of Art
- Santa Cruz: Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History; Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery
- San Jose: San Jose Museum of Art, History San Jose, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
- San Francisco: Children's Creativity Museum, de Young Museum, Legion of Honor, Walt Disney Family Museum, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts; Asian Art Museum; Museum of the African Diaspora; The Octagon House
For more information and the
complete list of participating
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The Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center held its annual Language Day at the Presidio of Monterey, California, May 13 to promote and encourage cultural understanding and customs from around the world.