Special event permits are required for individuals or groups interested in holding events which are different from the pre-approved use of the park.  This includes but is not limited to: weddings, commercial filming or photography, races etc..  Commerical filming is defined as when a person or company is being paid by another to take photographs or film of that person.  This includes but is not limited to weddings, quinceaneras and  engagements. 

Permit applications must be received a minimum of 30 days in advance of the event date. 

If you are unsure if you need a permit contact Ranger Jennifer Naber at Jennifer.naber@parks.ca.gov or 408-842-9257.  For special event permit applications please contact Christina Silverberg at christina.silverberg@parks.ca.gov or 831-636-5560.