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American Revolution, Huntington Beach, California


I love going to living history events and really had fun at the American Revolution at Huntington Beach Central Park. This short video showcases some of the highlights. First up, the Battle for Young’s Field. Near the end, a colonial cooking demonstration. And in between, several campsites and re-enactors. Enjoy! For more living history and fun places to visit, check…

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La Purisima Mission State Historic Park, Lompoc, California


With vistas of rocky beaches, farms, sandy beaches, and ranches, the drive to La Purisima Mission State Historic Park from Los Angeles reminds me of everything I like about Southern California.  Entering the park itself is like stepping back in time.            Sheep and goats fill the corrals, turkeys gobble, and horses graze.  We look around for an Indian…

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