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I Want to be a Packer!

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

Free events for kids 5 to 17 years of age at Mule Days Pack. Fish. Dance. Win prizes at the stick Mule Rodeo.  Learn to be a clown.  Have fun!  In 2012, Mule Days started a program for youth to share in the enjoyment of participating in the main shows and other fun filled activities. Starting Friday, visit the “I Want to be a Packer” booth on the grass between the Home Economics Building and the main walkway to the grandstand to see the schedule and sign up for events.  The kid’s Corral stick mule rodeo events take place until […]

FREE

2022 Bishop 4th of July Celebration

Bishop City Park 700 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA

It’s time to celebrate America’s birthday in the Bishop City Park. Together with many amazing community partners, the Bishop Fire Department is preparing to give Bishop an Independence Day to remember. The entire park will be full of activity throughout the day, and everyone is invited to join the fun! There will be food vendors, craft booths, live music, and more. Bring a picnic blanket, lawn chairs and the whole family for an afternoon celebration. After 9 p.m. tune in to KIBS, 100.7 FM for synchronized music and look to the sky for the fireworks spectacular, which will be launched […]

Free

EASTERN SIERRA TRI-COUNTY FAIR

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

Labor Day Weekend, the fair rolls into the small town of Bishop, CA. Butler Amusements has been providing the Carnival Midway for the Tri-County Fair for over 15 years. They provide a wide variety of major, family and kid-friendly rides, fun Midway games and a clean and professional presentation for our guests. Come out and enjoy the thrills and fun of the midway at the Tri-County Fair!

Cardinal Village Tree Sale & Christmas Fun

Cardinal Village Resort 321 Cardinal Road, Bishop, CA

Fresh cut Noble Pine Christmas Trees at great prices will go on sale after Thanksgiving. Trees will be for sale every Friday to Sunday after that until the weekend before Christmas. When the trees are selling the General Store is open and Gingerbread Cafe will be serving soups, cinnamon rolls and other goodies from 10-3. Santa will be with at Cardinal Village from 11am-3pm on Saturdays and 2:30-5:00pm on Sundays. There is also free ice skating. You can bring your own skates, or borrow from the resort. Check out Cardinal Village Resort's Facebook Page for more information.

Laws Railroad Express

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA

Railroad Express is a magical family day at Laws Railroad Museum with train rides, holiday crafts, refreshments and visits with Santa Claus.
Get your train ticket to this small town magical tradition. See your child’s face light up when they get their golden ticket, marching in for the secret ask from Santa, a visit from Smokey Bear, the yummiest s’mores, personalized decorating of Great Basin cookies, two unique holiday crafts AND a free book from Altrusa, all to fit into their very own custom designed bag. Top it off with a hot cocoa and wagon ride down caroling lane, drawn by horses from Rock Creek Pack Station. And the grand finale, taking a 15 minute train ride with carolers, elves and a special gift from Santa’s elves.