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Polar Express Playing at Bishop Twin Theatre

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

Wear your jammies to this special showing of the holiday classic and get a free bell! Proceeds benefit Hospice of the Owens Valley. Call (760)872-4663 for more information.


Santa Mile Fun Run/Walk

Bishop Chamber of Commerce 690 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA

Hosted by Sunrise Rotary. Before the Bishop Christmas Parade. $10 to register. Register by 4pm at Chamber of Commerce, 690 N. Main Street. All proceeds go to Polio Plus.

Downtown Bishop Market

Bishop, CA, United States

Downtown Bishop Market from 5:30-9pm on Academy Street. The Friends of the Tri County Fair are the new sponsors along with funding from the City of Bishop and Inyo County. There will be live music, lots of food booths and cocktails and beer for sale, plus our local vendors will be offering produce, products of the region and crafts. Call Mikaela Torres for more information at (760)937-0170.

ES Avalanche Center Season Kickoff Fundraiser

There is snow in the hills and we’re getting stoked for winter’s return! Get ready for the biggest party of the year! Join us at Canyon Lodge in Mammoth Lakes on Dec 2nd for this year’s Annual Season Kickoff event hosted by Zahan Billimoria! We will have our world-famous raffle, food and drinks available, and a silent auction. Doors open at 5pm and the show starts at 7pm. For more information and to purchase tickets please visit the events page on our website. Can’t wait to see you there!

Whoobilation at Bishop Twin Theatre

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

Enjoy Dr. Seuss' "The Grinch" plus costume raffle, fudge contest and fun! Doors open at 6pm, movie starts at 7pm.


Holiday Pop Up Shop at Sierra Shanti

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

Everyone is invited to enjoy appetizers, beverages, mini massages & holiday vendor booths for shopping!

Round Table Community Christmas Concert

The Nazarene Church 900 W. Line Street, Bishop, CA, United States

Two performances - 3 & 5 pm. Proceeds benefit Come To Life Co-Op. Call 760-873-3735 for tickets.


Lone Pine Christmas Parade

Meet and greet with Santa Claus after the parade at VFW Post 8036 then tree lighting festivities at Spainhower Park.


Bishop Community Christmas Dinner

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Heritage Arts Building Bishop, CA, United States

Free full course dinner with dessert potluck. Live music and fun for all. Everyone is welcome!

CA Hawking Club Meet and Greet

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Heritage Arts Building Bishop, CA, United States

Enjoy complimentary refreshments and the unique opportunity to meet falconers and their amazing birds.

Murder Mystery Dinner

Bishop Elks Lodge 151 East Line Street, Bishop, CA, United States

"Murder on the Petulant Express" hosted by Bishop Elks Lodge & Playhouse 395.


Bishop Trout Rodeo

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

The Bishop Trout Rodeo is coming back to Bishop! This is a catch and release event brought to you by the Southwest Council Fly Fishers International. We're lucky to have California fishing open year-round in Bishop, and we're going to celebrate with the second annual mid-winter trout rodeo! This will be a trout tournament for both fly fishers and conventional fishers. The Bishop Chamber of Commerce has been very supportive in bringing this event to our area. Pleasant Valley Reservoir and the Owens River will be the focus of the fishing.

Death Valley Night Sky Festival

Death Valley National Park CA Highway 90, Death Valley, United States

Daytime and nighttime activities including presentations, telescope viewings and more.

Artist Reception at C5

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

Reception for new exhibit by Rhondda Saunders at C5.

Clinton Davis in Concert

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

At C5 Studios Community Art Center.


No Man’s Land Film Fest

Bishop Twin Theatre 237 N Main Street, Bishop, CA, United States

Presented by Mountain Hard Wear, Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association and Bishop Twin Theatre.


Flash Foxy Climbing Festival

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

Bishop not only offers world-class bouldering but also provides hundreds of sport and trad routes nearby.  We hope that the Flash Foxy Climbing Festival* will not only reach veteran climbers but also provide a safe space for beginner climbers to come and learn more about all that climbing has to offer! Flash Foxy Climbing Festival* welcomes all women and genderqueer climbers to join us at this event.

ESCA Blue Ribbon Walk & Run

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

For the awareness of Colorectal Cancer.

White Mountain Research Center Lecture Series

White Mountain Research Center 3000 East Line Street, Bishop, CA, United States

Topic: The Effects of a Multi-Strain Probiotic on Acclimatization to High Altitude.

Creative “Tap”

1903 Taphouse 175 N. Main Street, Bishop, United States

C5 Studios is teaming up with 1903 Taphouse for a fun and creative evening activity.  

$25 – $35

Big Pine Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny will be at Mendenhall Park to supervise the annual Big Pine Easter Egg Hunt. 1000+ plastic eggs with toys, candy & money! Sponsored by Big Pine Community Association.

Easter Egg Hunt at Elks Park

Bishop Elks Park Line Street, Bishop, CA, United States

Bishop Elks Lodge will host annual egg hunt at Elks Park on West Line Street. Free hot dogs and drinks for the kids and plenty of eggs including "special eggs" with great prizes. For more information, call 760-873-3221.

Wild Spirits

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

Wild Spirits celebration of Eastern Sierra wildlife.  Free food & wine, silent auction, door prizes.  Suggested donation $15.00.  Every dollar you spend goes to help our injured and orphaned wild patients. Wildlife ambassadors: Razzle the Raven, Spirit the Red-tailed Hawk, Harvey the Milk snake and others.

D9 Rodeo Fundraiser Dinner & Auction

Tri-County Fairgrounds & Event Center, Charles Brown Auditorium 1234 Sierra Street, Bishop, CA, United States

A fun way to support our local rodeo kids!


Owens Lake Bird Festival

Owens Lake CA, United States

Since 2015, the Owens Lake Bird Festival has celebrated the migration of thousands of birds as they alight at Owens lake to replenish their strength before they continue their transcontinental journey.  They migrate along the Pacific Flyway, which extends from Alaska to Patagonia. Festival outings include botany, photography, geology, local history and culture, and more. Full schedule & registration information available online.

Earth Day Sierra Celebration

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

Live music, arts and crafts, food booths, kids' activities and more fun Earth Day activities.

Bishop Paiute Tribe’s Annual Earth Day

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

Bishop Paiute Tribe's Earth Day Celebration and Spring Market.

Lone Pine Trout Derby

Diaz Lake Lone Pine, CA, United States

Sign up 6:00-8:00am at Diaz Lake. Derby starts at 6:30am. Fish until 3PM weigh-in. $15.00 General Admission. Kids 11 years and under are FREE with paid adult. Gardner’s True Value and Lone Pine Rocks and Gifts are sponsoring a $800.00 Blind Bogey. This trout derby is made possible through Inyo County, donations of our members and business owners and hard work of our local volunteers.


Youth Fly Fishing Camp

Bishop City Park Bishop, United States

Two half-day sessions will teach kids ages 6-12 the fundamentals of fly fishing at Bishop City Park.

55th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage

Manzanar National Historic Site 5001 HWY 395, Independence, CA, United States

Manzanar Committee's website. The 55th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage is scheduled for Saturday, April 27, 2024, at the Manzanar National Historic Site (see map below). The 2024 Manzanar At Dusk program will also be held following the 55th Annual Manzanar Pilgrimage. The Committee also announced that bus transportation to the Pilgrimage will be available from Downtown Los Angeles and Gardena (details below). Manzanar was the first of the ten American concentration camps in which more than 125,000 Japanese Americans and their immigrant parents were unjustly incarcerated during World War II. People from all walks of life attend the Manzanar Pilgrimage each year, […]

City of Bishop Foodie Fiesta

Church Street, Bishop Bishop, CA

Enjoy food, beer garden and live music on Church Street behind City Hall.