John Wineglass’s Sacred Land: Concerto for Violin and OrchestraSaturday, May 20 & Sunday, May 21
Sunset Cultural Center
Commissioned by Monterey Symphony, with support from Big Sur Land Trust, Composer in ResidenceJohn Wineglass wrote his Sacred Land concerto after spending time at Glen Deven Ranch and other parts of Big Sur. Check out this brief story on the inspiration behind this powerful concerto and why John is dedicating this piece to the Esselen Tribe of Monterey County and all original peoples of the land now known as Big Sur.
Join the Symphony and soloist Edwin Huizinga for two amazing musical performances on Saturday, May 20 and Sunday, May 21.
Seats are limited! Use promo code “BSLT” and get your tickets now!
Onsite Registration Available for Race for Open Space
Saturday, May 27
Palo Corona Regional Park
The Race for Open Space is for people of all ages. Join us at Palo Corona Regional Park on Saturday, May 27 to raise funds for Big Sur Land Trust’s conservation and stewardship work throughout Monterey County. Sign up now or come down for onsite registration at 7:00AM.
- 2-mile Fun Run for all ages and fitness levels
- 8.5-mile or 9.5-mile Adventure Course for hikers and trail runners
- 21-mile Adventure Course for trail runners
- Food trucks, Alvarado Street Brewery, and lots of fun post-race activities
Thanks to all our trail connection partners: California State Parks, Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District, Santa Lucia Conservancy, and Santa Lucia Preserve!
Hoppy Hiker Beer is Back on Tap!
Wednesday, May 24
Alvarado Street Brewery in Monterey
Alvarado Street Brewery will be serving Hoppy Hiker beer at their Monterey beer garden on Wednesday, May 24 from 5:00pm – 7:00pm in support of our Race for Open Space.
15% of ALL sales of Hoppy Hiker (on tap while supply lasts) and 15% off ALL food and drink sales from the beer garden will go directly to Big Sur Land Trust!
Come stop by and say “hi” to our team and support our mission with a tasty brew from our amazing partners at Alvarado Street Brewery.