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Free admission and fun programs at Casa San Ysidro from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, August 11.
The West’s mountain man era is known for colorful characters and rugged frontiersmen. On this afternoon living historian Edward Wallace performs his Chautauqua-style portrayal of real-life mountain man Jim Beckworth in his program From Slave to Super Star. Dressed in period attire, Mr. Wallace will be available prior to the 2:30 program to share Jim Beckwourth’s famous life during which he overcame slavery and built a career as a frontier hunter and trapper, guide, and hotel operator.