KeychainMembership Includes: an informative newsletter with information on park history, upcoming projects and events, and a specially designed limited edition boot keychain. Be the first to know what is happening at the Ranch; become a member!

How to Join or Renew: annual dues are $10.00 for singles or couples, families, business and group memberships

To join or renew fill out an application online.

You can also print and complete the membership form, and send a check made payable to the Friends of Carrillo Ranch, Inc. (FOCR) for your dues, along with this detachable sheet to: P.O. Box 130145, Carlsbad, CA 92013-0145

A member’s personal information is never shared with a third party.


FOCR Contributions and Accomplishments
  •   Participation in the award-winning Park Master Plan
  •   Stewards for the National Register and California Historic Landmark listings
  •   Donation of the entire Cisco Kid TV series (156 episodes) – in English & Spanish
  •   Donation of a Library of Leo Carrillo motion pictures
  •   Donation of Ralph Edwards “This is Your Life, Leo Carrillo” video
  •   Three (3) Automated External Defibrillators
  •   DVD Video of Leo Carrillo Ranch Historic Park for the Visitor Center
  •   Pass-through donations of artifacts and memorabilia from the private sector
  •   Signage improvements
  •   Grants: Foundation, Corporate, Private, State and Federal
  •   Nine (9) Park Benches
  •   Offering an award-winning California History & Art program to local 4th grade students since 1997
  • Title I school bussing grants for the 4th grade California History and Art program
  • Donation of a golf cart for visitors with mobility issues


The Friends of Carrillo Ranch, Inc. is a chartered California Educational Corporation, tax exempt under IRS Regulation 501(c)(3), ID #33-0454123.

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The Friends of Carrillo Ranch members continue to further the restoration and preservation efforts of the Ranch buildings, grounds and educational projects; to enhance the Ranch experience for all, as Leo would want it to be. Become a member and enjoy and share in the dream of Leo Carrillo.

contact information

P.O. Box 130145
Carlsbad, CA 92013
(760) 476-1042

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Sunday 11am-5pm

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