Mission Events

Fall 2024 Regional Events


Historic Mission San Juan Capistrano
From swallows to CMSA, the jewel of the California Missions
October, 2024

Details to come…


Previous Events

“A Day In and Around Historic Sonoma”

Saturday, October 21, 2023


10:00-11:00 Tour of Petaluma Adobe 

11:15 Tour of Vallejo House

12:00-1:30 No host lunch around the historic Sonoma Plaza 

1:30-3:00 A Walking Tour of the historic Mission, Plaza and Barracks

3:30-5:00 Lecture, Walking Tour and no host Tasting at historic Bartholomew Winery  

Tour Free for 2023 Conference attendees / $19 for members / $29 for non-Conference and non-Members

“A Day at Mission San Luis Rey”

Saturday, April 1, 2023 


8:00-9:00 Breakfast (on your own or included with room rate) 

9:00-11:00 Morning Walking Tour of the Grounds including the historic Lavandaria

11:30-1:30 Mission Trails Cooking Demonstration and Lunch with David Bolton, CMF Executive Director

1:30-3:30 Basket Weaving and Story with Luiseño Tribal Leader, Diania Caudell 

3:45-5:00 Mission Art Tour with Museum Director, Helena Hazelton

5:00-6:00 Wine and Beer Social with Native Flute Story and Music by Luseño Captain, Mel Vernon $20

6:00-7:30 Dinner (on your own or included with room rate)

Optional Mass on Sunday at 7am in the Mission Church or 8am/10am in the Serra Center

Stay overnight at the mission retreat house: 
Check in at 4:00pm / Check out at 10:00am

Single occupancy: $150 (one night) $300 (two nights)

Shared occupancy: $120/person (one night) $240 (two nights)

Commuter $45 per person, per day

“A Day at San Luis Obispo”

Saturday, August 27, 2022


1:00-2:00 Tour of La Loma Adobe with Robert Vessely, Structural Engineer 

2:30-5:00 Walking Tour of Mission San Luis Obispo with Dr. Daniel Krieger

5:30-8:00 No host social, networking, food and drink at Luna Red Restaurant adjacent to Mission San Luis Obispo and overlooking the historic San Luis Creek. Rekindle with friends and colleagues.  

Sunday (optional): 

11:00-12:00 Mass with the Bishop in the Mission Church

12:00-2:00 BBQ Lunch at the Church

2:00-3:00 Tour at Asistencia Rancho Santa Margarita by Dr. Robert Hoover, Archeologist

Tour Free for 2022 Conference attendees / $19 for members / $29 for non-Conference and non-Members