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Ohlone Day Festival

  • Deer Hollow Farm 22500 Cristo Rey Dr Cupertino, CA, 95014 United States (map)

Ohlone Day Festival
Saturday, October 10, 12:00-3:00PM
Deer Hollow Farm, 22500 Cristo Rey Drive, Cupertino

The festival offers visitors of all ages a chance to spend an afternoon in the farm’s Ohlone Village, normally closed to the public. Children will get the chance to step into the daily lives of the original Bay Area inhabitants, the Ohlone, who lived in the region for thousands of years. The replica underground sweat house and Tule shade and sleeping structures will be open, and trained docents will provide short talks on how the Ohlone lived 100 years ago.

Demonstrations and Activities:
Fire Starting
Learning Cordage
Face Painting
Flint Knapping
Hoop & Spear Game
Tool Making
Acorn Grinding
Rope Making
Shell Drilling

All proceeds go towards Farm operations.

Earlier Event: October 10
History for Half Pints: Day of the Dead
Later Event: October 10
Farewell Celebratory Womansong Circle