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4th of July Events in Independence

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6:15 am:  American Legion Flag Raising Ceremony at Dehy Park. 6:30-9:00 am: Lions Club Pancake Breakfast at Dehy Park 7:00 am: Run/Walk 8:00 am - 2:00 pm:  Arts & Crafts Show on Courthouse Lawn 10:00 am:  Parade 12:00 pm:  Pioneer Methodist Pie Social at Dehy Park 1:00 pm:  Spelling Bee at Dehy Park 2:00 pm:  […]

Bishopalooza

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

Great music for a great cause!  Noon-10pm at Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds.  Bands begin at 2pm.   $20 suggested donation.  Proceeds benefit Inyo Mono Association for the Handicapped.  Call event organizer Donna Jensen for more information (760)937-3317.

Bishop Country Club Golf Tournament

Bishop Country Club 1200 US-395, Bishop, CA

To Support Youth Football For more information on all tournaments or to schedule an event please contact the golf shop (760)873-5828, or email Steve at .  Tournament schedule is subject to change.

Bishop ELks Lodge 1603 Charity Golf Tournament

Bishop Country Club 1200 US-395, Bishop, CA

$50 (BCC Member), $75 (non-member).  All prices include golf, cart and lunch.  Hole sponsor opportunities: $100.  Prizes and raffles.  Registration begins at 8:00am with shotgun start at 9:00am.  Sign-up sheets will be available at the Elks Lodge and at Bishop Country Club.  For more information, questions or to be a sponsor, please contact Bishop Elks […]

Halloween Wine Spooktacular

FFA Farm Bishop 221-323 Sunland Dr, Bishop, CA

October 6th 4:30-7:30 - This Foundation for Excellence fundraiser is one not to miss!! Come take part in the biggest halloween event in Bishop!!

Crowley Lake 5K/10K Trail Run

Bishop, CA

The Crowley Lake Trail Run 5K/10K and Kids 1K is a fundraising run designed to benefit the local community. The course winds through fire roads next to Crowley Lake and past Beaver Cove and Crooked Creek. Breathtaking views of the surrounding Glass Mountains and Sierra Nevada Mountains.  For those of you looking to challenge yourself, this […]

Pumpkin Patch and Haunted Swamp

FFA School Farm Bishop, CA

Pumpkin Patch & More 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Free entrance to the farm Pick a pumpkin, prices from $5-$20 Face Painting $5 Pony Rides $5 Farm Hayride Tour $3 Games $1 each BBQ Bake Sale Corn Maze Craft & Pie Auction Stick Horse Races Costume Contest Wheelbarrow Decorating Cow Pie Bingo Kids Games Petting […]

Bishop Country Club Golf Tournament

Bishop Country Club 1200 US-395, Bishop, CA

Inyo Idiots (Youth Volleyball, Baseball Fundraiser) For more information on all tournaments or to schedule an event please contact the golf shop (760)873-5828, or email Steve at .  Tournament schedule is subject to change.

3rd Annual Harvest Celebration

Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center 2300 West Line Street, Bishop, CA

The Food Sovereignty Program will be hosting this event.  Traditional food demos and samples.  Cooking competitions. Artisan market.  Potluck lunch. Free and open to the public.

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Pumpkin Extravaganza

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

C5 Studios is hosting a Pumpkin Art Carving Contest.  All members of the community are invited to participate.  Turn in your carved or decorated pumpkin to C5 Studios (210 S. Warren St.) on October 27th from 5:00pm-7:00pm.  $10 for each entry. The pumpkin art show will be open for viewing October 28th, 29th, & 30th, […]

Toiyabe Road Run

Millpond Recreation Area Sawmill Road, Bishop, CA

The 38th annual Toiyabe Road Run will take place Saturday, Nov. 2 at Millpond Recreation Area. Onsite registration is from 8 to 8:45 a.m., with 5K and 10K races starting at 9 a.m. and a 1K at 9:15 a.m. Pre-register by Friday, Nov. 1, by calling (760) 872-2622 to receive a discounted entry fee. Proceeds […]

Wild Spirits

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

14th Annual Wild Spirits celebration of Eastern Sierra wildlife.  Free food & wine, silent auction, door prizes.  Suggested donation $15.00 Wildlife ambassadors: Razzle the Raven, Spirit the Red-tailed Hawk, Half-Z the Belding's ground squirrel, Bumpy the Golden-mantled ground squirrel.

Learn All About Sage Grouse

USFS Mammoth Lakes 2510 Main Street, Mammoth Lakes, CA

Join ESIA and friends to hear Noppadol Paothong highlight spring courtship behaviors of sage-grouse, which he has been documenting for 17 years for his books Save the Last Dance and Sage Grouse, Icon of the West. His talk will include the extraordinary story of the life and history of sage-grouse and the habitat under threat […]

$15.

International Feast Fundraiser – A Taste of Italy

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

Hosted by Bishop Sunrise Rotary.  Hors d'Oeuvres, Italian Dinner, Dessert, No Host Bar, Dancing, Silent Auction & Instant Wine Cellar Raffle.  $55 per person or Table of 8 for $425.  Click here for tickets.

$55.00

Free Climbing Photos and Stories

USFS Mammoth Lakes 2510 Main Street, Mammoth Lakes, CA

Join ESIA and friends for stunning photos and stories about how local Eastern Sierra resident Kate Rutherford started off her climbing career in Yosemite free climbing El Cap, Half Dome, and the Leaning Tower, which honed her skills enough to establish new routes all over the world, including Patagonia, Kenya, Iran, Alaska, and more. Basing […]

$15.
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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 […]

$50.

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.

Matinee Movie “Casper”

Bishop Twin Theatre 237 N Main Street, Bishop, CA

Support this fundraiser sponsored by the Bishop Twin Theatre and Hospice of the Owens Valley. ????????

Junior Livestock Show and Auction

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

Local 4H & FFA youth bring their livestock projects to the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Bishop for show and sale.  Online auction Saturday, 7pm.

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Curley Fletcher Poetry Rendezvous

Laws Historic Village Bishop, CA

Celebrating Laws' most famous resident! Friday, 9/24 6:00 pm Dinner and Show at Whiskey Creek. Limited tickets available - buy ASAP Saturday, 9/25 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Poetry, Music, Kids Activities, Handcar Rides, Mining Demonstrations, Railroad History, Food & Craft Vendors and the FAMOUS PIE AUCTION! Sunday, 9/26 - Graveside Farewell Toast Visit http://lawsmuseum.org […]

Choo Choo Swap Meet

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

Check out the Eastern Sierra’s biggest annual yard sale.  It’s a true treasure hunt…like 100 yard sales in one location!  Seller spaces start at $45.00.  Gates open at 9am.  Admission is $3 per person.  All proceeds benefit Laws Railroad Museum.  Contact Laws for more information (760)873-5950 or visit http://www.lawsmuseum.org

Eastern Sierra Cancer Alliance 5K Walk/Run

Brown's Town Campground Corner of US 395 & Schober Lane, Bishop, CA

Come out and walk or run a 5K October 16 @ 9:00 AM for a good cause!! All proceeds go to Inyo and Mono Cancer patients working with Eastern Sierra Cancer Alliance (ESCA).

Christmas Tree Auction & Luncheon

Bishop Elks Lodge 151 East Line Street, Bishop, CA

Enjoy lunch and bid on unique, fully decorated Christmas Trees.

$10

Polar Express Playing at Bishop Twin Theatre

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

Wear your jammies to this special showing of the holiday classic and get a free bell! Proceeds benefit Hospice of the Owens Valley. Pre-sale tickets available at Pioneer Home Health Care, 363 Academy Ave. Call (760)872-4663 for more information.

$10.00

Light Up A Life Hospice Tree Lighting Ceremony

Pioneer Home Health Care 363 Academy, Bishop, CA

Friends and loved ones are honored, remembered or memorialized.  Light refreshments will be served following the tree lighting. Everyone is welcome, please wear a mask and practice social distancing. Your gift of $10 will light a bulb in their honor while supporting the good works of hospice care. Call Pioneer Home Health Care to sponsor light(s). 760-872-4663 or visit 363 Academy Avenue.