FESTIVE FARMHOUSE A Farmstead Holiday Celebration Sunday, December 10, 2017, 11 AM to 3 PM Remember colored paper chains, stringing popcorn, and making homemade ornaments? Remember the smell of cloves in oranges or mulling spices? Come decorate the 1880s Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead, and make decorations similar to those of the San Pasqual Valley pioneers… Read More »
The San Dieguito River Park is proud to announce the Sikes Saturday Series. The series will host over 30 presentations and hikes at Sikes Adobe over 4 months starting in January. Every Saturday a morning and afternoon event will take place. The program topics include local history, wildlife, native plants, wilderness survival, mountain biking, gardening,… Read More »
The San Dieguito River Park is in need of a trailer or 5th wheel to serve as a residence for a resident volunteer at Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead. If you or someone you know has one to donate, please contact Leana Bulay at firstname.lastname@example.org. Donations to the River Park are tax-deductible.
In partnership with United States Fish and Wildlife Service, The Resource Conservation District of Greater San Diego County, Butterfly Farms, Sky Mountain Permaculture Institute, and the California Native Plant Society, a pollinator garden was installed along the Coast to Crest Trail near Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead. The purpose of this garden is to help conserve… Read More »
Celebrate fall at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead by joining us for a Harvest Festival! Sunday, November 6th, 11am-3:30pm 12655 Sunset Dr. Escondido, right off I-15 at the Via Rancho Pkwy. exit. Only $3 per person. Lots of family-friendly activities- see our flier below!
UPDATE: Constance Ryan was hired to fill this position. —Original Post Follows— The San Dieguito River Park has an opening for a Sikes Adobe Event Coordinator. This is a part-time, temporary, independent consultant position that is expected to last for a term of 7 months at about 40 hours per month. The Event Coordinator will… Read More »
You are invited to join the San Dieguito River Park on Monday, February 8th at 10am in celebrating the completion of the County of San Diego Neighborhood Reinvestment Program grant project at Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead. Highlights of this project include a new entry sign and gate, a new trail access from the staging area,… Read More »
Valentine’s Tea returns for the sixth year at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead! Find those special people in your life and invite them to share tea in our 1880s farmhouse! Tickets are $12 each and available two Saturdays in February- the 13th and 20th, at 1pm and 3pm. Please purchase your tickets early, as seating… Read More »
UPDATE: David Vidal was hired to fill this position in early 2016. Read his bio on the Park Staff page. —Original Post Follows— The San Dieguito River Park has an opening for a Park Ranger I – Interpretation/History. This is an entry level, full time (40 hours/week), and permanent position. Please visit our Employment Page… Read More »
Like major retail stores, the San Dieguito River Park is already getting ready for Halloween! Save the date for the 3rd Annual Sikes Spooktacular at the Sikes Adobe Historic Farmstead- Sunday, October 25th, 11am-2pm! Join us for family fun with games and prizes, trick-or-treating at the North San Diego Farmers Market, touring the farmhouse, and… Read More »