FNX | First Nations Experience television network is proud to be surrounded by more than 150 tribes that call the Golden State their home. For almost 50 years, events have taken place across the state – on the last Friday of September – to celebrate the diverse cultural heritage of California’s Native American people.

Here are some of the many activities happening across the Golden State commemorating California Native American Day:

Title: Richard M. Milanovich Hike for Human Rights

Date: Friday, September 26, 2014.

Time: Hike begins @ 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. Parking, Register & Check-In @ 6 a.m.

Location: 5401 Dinah Shore Drive Palm Springs, CA 92264. Different trails to choose from.

Web Links: https://www.acbci.com/charityhike/

Contact: (760) 699-6800

Title: California Native American Day Celebration at Cal State University San Bernardino

Date: Friday, September 26, 2014

Time: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Location: Cal State University San Bernardino, 5500 University Pkwy, San Bernardino, CA 92407

Web Links: http://www.nativeamericanday.com/

Contact: (909) 537-5000

Title: Water is Sacred, 47th Annual celebration of Native American Heritage at the State Capitol

Date: September 26, 2014

Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Location: North Steps, California State Capitol, 1100 L Street, Sacramento, California 95814

Web Links: https://www.facebook.com/NativeAmericanDay or http://capitolmuseum.ca.gov/

Contact: (916)257-3671

Title: Round Valley Indian Tribes 2014 Indian Days Celebration

Date: Sept. 25 – 28

Location: Round Valley Indian Tribes, 77826 Covelo Rd, Covelo, California 95428

Web Links: https://www.facebook.com/events/1464712803806422/

Contact: (707) 983-6126

Title: California Native American Day at San Diego County Library

Date: Saturday, September 27th

Time: 11 a.m – 2 p.m.

Location: Campo- Morena Village Branch Library

31356 Highway 94, Campo, CA 91906

Web Links: http://www.sdcl.org/branch-calendars/Campo-September_2014.pdf

Contact: (619) 478-5945

Details: 11 am Ral Christman

12 pm Steve Garcia – Dancer

1 pm Michael Connolly Miskwish

Refreshments, Crafts, Raffle

FNX Intern Robin Underwood contributed to this report.