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By The Capistrano Dispatch

In an effort to promote the city’s Western heritage and equestrian lifestyle, the San Juan Capistrano Equestrian Coalition is a hosting a new event called “Two Stepping Under the Stars” on Saturday, August 10, at the Rancho Mission Viejo Riding Park at San Juan Capistrano.

The event begins at 6 p.m. and features live music, dancing and food and beverages courtesy of Bad to the Bone’s new mobile restaurant. The event is free to attend and is sponsored by Blenheim Facility Management.

Free line dancing lessons are available at 5 p.m. Parents are encouraged to bring their kids, who can also enjoy games and entertainment in the “Kiddy Corral.” There will also be a silent auction and raffle, from which all proceeds will go toward the San Juan Capistrano equestrian community.

The Equestrian Coalition is still looking for underwriting sponsors and silent auction items. To help or for more information, visit their website at or contact Gwen Grierson at

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