Me Wuk of the Big Trees

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Time change to 2 pm in  Jack Knight Hall. Presented by Carlos Geisdorff, Me Wuk Language Program Manager for the Tuolumne Tribal Council. A free seminar to learn about the daily lives  of the Me-Wuk people, how they lived before the settlers arrived, their stories, culture and more.  He will also have on display historical items [...]

Art in the Park

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Plein Air painting demonstrations.  To be held inside Jack Knight Hall. En plein air, or plein air painting, is a phrase borrowed from the French equivalent meaning "open (in full) air". It is particularly used to describe the act of painting outdoors, also called French: peinture sur le motif ("painting of the object(s) or what [...]

Sold Out – 2019 Dogwood Festival

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

2019 Dogwood Festival   featuring Dogwood Chamber Players Saturday May 11, 2019      2 pm - 4:30 pm                                          Dogwood Walk  12:30 - 1:30 This is a rare opportunity to hear music from this local [...]

$45

First Day Hike

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

What better way to kick off the New Year than by getting a jump start burning off those extra holiday calories in the great outdoors? The Calaveras Big Trees hike will explore the contributions the Civilian Conservation Corp made to the park and their continued influence in the park. Hikers will meet in front of [...]

Art in the Park

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Arts of Bear Valley presents their 17th annual Art Show and Sale. When:  Daily June 28 - July 11             11 am - 4 pm Where: Jack Night Hall Stop by and see the beautiful artwork done by all the talented local artists.

Celebration of Life – Jeff Davis

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Please join friends and family of Jeff Davis in a Celebration of Jeff's life on Saturday June 2 at 11 am.  It will be a potluck style gathering as Jeff loved potlucks. At the family's request donations can be made to Calaveras Big Trees Association, Friends of Columbia or the American Cancer Society.

2018 2nd Annual Dogwood Festival

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Sorry Sold Out Waitlist is full!  Join our mailing list to make sure you don't miss it next year! 2018 Dogwood Festival   featuring Symphony of the Sierra Saturday May 19, 2018      2 pm - 4:30 pm Dogwood Walk  12:30 - 1:30 This is a rare opportunity to hear music from this local [...]

Miwok and Native American Culture

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Presented by CBT Supervising Ranger, Steven Walloupe.   Seminars are free and open to the public. There is a day-use fee to enter the Park. Pack a lunch, bring the family and plan on spending the day among the Giant Sequoias. For more information call Calaveras Big Trees Association at (209)795-1196. Location:  Jack Knight Hall [...]

2017 Dogwood Festival-SOLD OUT

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

SORRY, COMPLETELY SOLD OUT NO TICKETS AT THE DOOR 2017 Dogwood Festival   featuring Midsummer Mozart Chamber Players Sunday May 14, 2017      2 pm This is a rare opportunity to hear music from these renowned San Francisco musicians in the intimate rustic setting of Jack Knight Hall among the giant redwoods. Celebrate the [...]

Sold Out – 7th Annual Winter Wonderland Carnival

Jack Knight Hall - Calaveras Big Trees State Park 1170 East Highway 4, Arnold, CA

Sorry - Event Has Sold Out Ticket price includes carriage ride and entrance into Jack Knight Hall where you will enjoy hot cocoa, hot apple cider and cookies, hot dogs & chili & many more surprises! Tickets $15.00 adults & $10.00 children under 12 (Includes entrance into park if tickets purchased online) This event sells [...]