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Book Signing & Screenings of: The Film Of All Ages

Bishop Twin Theater 237 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA

Please join them for a Meet & Greet with the author and book creators of the Film Of All Ages.  The screening will be shown on repeat 20 minutes.  (This silent film is the oldest known footage of Bishop.)  This is a FREE event.

Murder Mystery Dinner

Bishop Elks Lodge 151 East Line Street, Bishop, CA

Become an Investigator......Help Solve the Mystery..... Doors open at 5:00PM.  Ticket price is $30.  Presale tickets are available at the Elks Lodge Office or day of the event.  Any questions, please call (760)873-3221.  Proceeds benefit the Elks Lodge and their many charities.

Bishop Community Concerts Presents:

BUHS Dorothy Joseph Theater 301 N. Fowler Street, Bishop, CA

Jason Stoll - Award Winning Concert Pianist For more information and Memberships call (760)873-5991 or visit


Playhouse 395 Presents “Mamma Mia”

BUHS Dorothy Joseph Theater 301 N. Fowler Street, Bishop, CA

Complete with huge song and dance numbers, Mamma Mia tells the story of young Sophie (played by Abby Stoiber) who is engaged to be married, but first wants to try to find out which of three different men could possibly be the father she has never known.  Unbeknownst to her feisty single mom Donna (played by Marianne Schat) she invites the three "potential dads" to her wedding on the small Greek island of Kalokairi.  This is the beginning of a rollicking, packed-with-adventure-and-fun story set to the wonderful songs of ABBA. Bringing it all together, with vision and style and collectively a world […]

“Harry Holland’s Dream”

Eastern Sierra Museum 155 N. Grant Street, Independence, CA

The Eastern California Museum is proud to present: Bishop Theatre: Harry Holland's Dream".  A fascinating new book about Bishop's theatre and cinematic history from 1900-1950.  This is an author talk and book signing.  This event includes a 20 minute screening of Mr. Holland's 1931 silent movie titled "The Film of All Ages", featuring incredible early footage of Bishop.  Seating is limited.  Please call and RSVP your seat: (760)878-0258

Wakeful Ascent Aerial Arts Spring Showcase

Sierra Shanti Yoga Studio 275 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Tickets: $10.00 adult, $5.00 children.  Space is limited.  Tickets not guaranteed at the door. For tickets visit

June Moon Art Affair

Bishop, CA

SATURDAY, June 15th, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PMPlease join us for the JUNE MOON ART AFFAIR. The public is invited to come enjoy an evening of fine art, refreshments and presentations presented by The Project Room @ Independent Project Press and Serrano Fine Art in downtown Bishop. Socialize and mingle with local and visiting artists and the works of art they create.In THE PROJECT ROOM @ Independent Project Press:Dania de Jonghe and Joe Profita present Enchantment: Visions of the Natural WorldTwo photographers Exploring Three Centuries of Photographic TechniqueAt Serrano Fine Art :New oil pastel paintings by Randy Smith, and new plein air […]

Winter Holiday Decorations

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center 475 Sierra Street, Bishop, CA

Ready to Deck the Halls? Master Gardener Bobbie Stryffeler will teach you how to make Holiday Decor from a harvest of crisp evergreens, twists of willow, red twig dogwood, cheery holly berries, pinecones and more.  All will be gathered from the local landscape. Attendees will be entered in a drawing for the numerous decorations created at the seminar.  For more information, contact Melissa (760)873-7854 or .

Special Presentation – Topah Spoonhunter

Manzanar National Historic Site 5001 HWY 395, Independence, CA

Artist Topah Spoonhunter will be discussing his new gallery wall show, which is now on display at Manzanar National Historic Site.  His pieces explore themes if Indigenous existence in Payahuunadu (the land of flowing water), what is now known as the Owens Valley.


The Felici Piano Trio/Chamber Music Unbound 2019/2020

Bishop, CA

The Felici Piano Trio, VIVA VIENNA.  Saturday,  January 18th, 7:30pm at Cerro Coso College, Mammoth Lakes, Sunday, January 19th, 4:00pm, Cerro Coso College, Bishop. Tickets are available online at, or at the Booky Joint in Mammoth Lakes, the Inyo Council for the Arts in Bishop and at the door, 45 minutes before performances.


ESLT Music & Art Series

First United Methodist Church 205 N. Fowler Street, Bishop, CA

Fill your 2020 with harmony, and join ESLT for Bishop’s NEW Sunday concert series! Each event will feature a lively concert by The Bill Schuck Quartet, with fresh appearances each season from talented guest musicians. Begin your Sunday afternoon at 2PM with a festive and casual mixer at ESLT. At 3PM, we’ll bring the party over to the band, at Bishop First United Methodist Church. Throughout the mixer and the performance, you can meander through displays of gorgeous artwork by Rhondda Saunders and other local Eastern Sierra artists. When community comes together with conservation, music, and art, we create real […]



C5 Studios & Wild Iris Art Show & Auction

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Support this special art show and auction to raise funds for Wild Iris to continue their work promoting a safer community by helping victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and child abuse.

An Alpengow Celebration with John Dittli

Virtual - Zoom Meeting Bishop, CA

Participate in an exclusive evening of stunning Eastern Sierra photography and images by John Dittli.

Sierra Shanti Free Community Vision Board Workshop

Sierra Shanti Yoga Studio 275 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Class Description: Come set your New Year's intentions in community! Feel supported and get creative as you bring your dreams to life.  How it Works: Bring your own adult beverage to enjoy whether that's beer, a kombucha, or a nice hot tea that inspires you.  Please, bring your own scissors - we welcome extra magazines! We will provide cardstock, glue and some magazines. *IN STUDIO 90 minutes - Kindly pre-register so we know how many supplies to prepare. ALL ARE WELCOME. ♾

C5 Ceramics Workshop

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Hand-Building CeramicsA ceramics workshop with Bart Godett This is a three-part workshop and registrants should plan to attend all sessions: Saturday January 8th, 2022 - 10.30am - 12.30pmSunday, January 9th, 2022 - 10.30am - 12 noonSaturday January 15th, 2022 - 10.30am - 12 noon In this workshop we will use basic hand-building ceramics techniques to build confidence in exploring clay and its properties. Participants will have the opportunity to make one or two (depending on complexity) fairly small pots, for example a mug or a bean pot or both. You will hand-build your creation and glaze it, creating a finished […]


C5 Foundations of Painting

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Foundations of Painting - 4 sessions Painting workshops with Naomi Hart Johnson Ages 9-18    Wednesday 3.45pm - 5.15pm - 1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2 In this program of four classes, young artists will investigate the foundational principles and skills of painting.    We will explore how we can create a range of effects with various different kinds of paint and methods of application.  Participants will experiment with communicating their own ideas and experiences through the marks that they make and the art that they create. This is a block of 4 classes with each class both building on the previous class […]


C5 Art Opening

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

C5 Studios presents JOHN HALLBERG: I Turn Myself Over To The Object Exhibition dates: January 14  - February 28, 2022 Reception on Friday, January 14th 5pm - 7.30pm C5 Studios Community Arts Center presents I Turn Myself Over To The Object, a new solo show by John Hallberg.  C5 Studios is proud to present a unique and diverse collection of Hallberg’s work including drawings, paintings, assemblage and sculpture. Driven by the desire to make art as a way to express himself in ways he couldn’t otherwise, Hallberg surrenders to the process and materials that guide him to create in any given […]

C5 Joy Meditation with Watercolor

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Joy Meditation with WatercolorA watercolor workshop with Ana Budnyk Saturday January 15th, 2022 - 1.30pm - 3pm This workshop invites you to bring awareness to what sparks joy in you. In this session, we will use writing prompts and watercolor to reflect and bring back memories and imagination of what lights us up, what we are grateful for that happened to us in the past, or what we want to have more in the coming year. Joy comes from delightful and cherished experiences and makes our well-being feel light and vibrant. Joy creates the urge to play and get involved or […]


C5 Song and Story Circle

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Little Sparrows Song and Story CircleA group for young children and their parents/caretakers   1st and 3rd Friday of the month - starts Friday January 21, 202210:00am - 11:15am Join us for a morning of circle songs, movement, storytelling and art for the young child ages 2 - 4 and their caretaker/parent. This adult + child group will meet every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month from 10:00-11:15am- walk-ins welcome, but reservation/sign ups are preferred as space is limited. For more information and to register online click HERE

C5 Watercolor – Modern Techniques

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Watercolor - Modern TechniquesA watercolor workshop with Ana Budnyk Saturday January 22nd, 2022 - 10.30pm - 12 noon This class starts building your watercolor vocabulary to give you more brush control in watercolor. We will explore basic materials and techniques in watercolor: wet on wet, wet on dry, blending, layering, adding ink, and creating gradients and textures with household supplies like salt and alcohol. In the end, we will practice incorporating those techniques in a short nature painting. Participants will leave having more control with their brush, water, and paints. You will use watercolor techniques that will make your painting […]


The Felici Piano Trio/Chamber Music Unbound

Cerro Coso Community College 4090 West Line Street, Bishop, CA

The Felici Piano Trio performs chamber music works by Rachmaninoff and Beethoven (his magisterial “Archduke” Trio). Tickets are available online only at Please note that the college requires masks and the box office team will ask verbal confirmation at the door that concertgoers are fully-vaccinated and free of COVID symptoms. Tickets are available online at, or at the Booky Joint in Mammoth Lakes, the Inyo Council for the Arts in Bishop and at the door, 45 minutes before performances.

C5 The Creative Process

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

The Creative ProcessA creative process workshop with Erin Boehme Thursdays 5:15pm - 6:45 pmFebruary 10, 17, 24, & March 3, 2022 Join a 4 part workshop to explore the creative process within yourself and your community. We will gather in person for 4 sessions of conversation, planning and reflecting as a group. During the planned time, each participant will engage in a project on their own as an experiment in the creative process. Documenting and tracking are skills we will practice to bring back to the group for discussion and support. This workshop is not intended for artists or craftspeople, but […]


C5 3D Card Making

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

3D Card MakingA creative card-making workshop with Andrea Kramer Saturday, February 12th, 2021 - 10.30 am to 12 noon In this workshop, you will learn how to make creative greetings cards using a variety of materials and exploring using a “pop-up” technique to create 3D cards! This workshop is for people aged 10 and up. Supplies will be provided. For more information and to register online click HERE


C5 Millefiori Bead Making

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

Millefiori Bead MakingA bead making workshop with Andrea Kramer Saturday, January 29th, 2021 - 10 AM to 1:30 PM In this unique workshop you will design and make original wearable art jewelry from handmade millefiori beads that you will create yourself. Millefiori means "thousand flowers" because these beads are often made with flowers and geometric designs.  SORRY! This class is now SOLD OUT! There is another opportunity to participate in this class on 2/26/2022 - scroll down to find that class description and to register online.

Rambling Peaks Festival

Mountain Rambler Brewery 186 South Main Street, Bishop, CA

Rambling Peaks Festival is a local event hosted by the Mountain Rambler Brewery to celebrate live music and local artists of all kinds! Music + art heals the soul, and we plan to take it in all weekend! Come explore a world of handmade products by the Eastern Sierra’s own, and beyond. Handcrafted wood art, jewelry, ceramics, textiles, paintings, photography, and more! Did we mention the food trucks?! We will have many throughout the weekend! Enjoy the Eastern Sierra’s unique way of celebrating Art of all kinds! FRIDAY // We will begin live music at 4:30 pm! This is ticketed entry. SATURDAY […]

Earth Day Youth Art Contest Showing

C5 Art Studios 210 S. Warren Street, Bishop, CA

The results are in for Eastern Sierra Land Trust’s Earth Day Youth Art Contest, and the public is invited to view the winners at a special gallery showing.  Everyone is welcome and  RSVP is appreciated - please email