Mission Events

Fall 2023 Regional Event

“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


Previous Events

“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