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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!

$40.

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.

$15.00

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.

Chili, Cars & Cervezas Plus Monster Trucks

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

The Tri-County Fairgrounds is bringing the heat for Cinco de Mayo weekend with chili, cars, and cervezas!

Car Show hosted by Steve’s Auto & Truck Parts

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

First Saturday in May at the Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fair & Event Center. Same weekend as the Choo Choo Swap Meet.

Laws Biannual Choo Choo Swap Meet

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

If you love yard sales, then you don't want to miss out on this mega swap meet here in Bishop, CA!!

Rambling Peaks Festival

Mountain Rambler Brewery 186 South Main Street, Bishop, CA, United States

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. 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!! Enjoy the Eastern Sierra’s unique way of celebrating Art of all kinds! Check out their website for more information! www.ramblingpeaksfestival.com   ⁠ ⁠ ⁠

Festival of Pets – BVH Grand Opening Event

Bishop Veterinary Hospital 1440 North Main Street, Bishop, United States

An exciting tent event with local animal demonstrations, pet adoptions, games, food, music & more!

Beer Yoga

Eastside Guesthouse 777 N. Main Street, Bishop, CA, United States

Beer Yoga!? Cheers to you!!🍻 Come try Joe's new award beer!! You're invited by Sierra Shanti Studio to a specifically crafted stretchy feel good flow BEER yoga class led by Julie Faber brought to you in conjunction with our friends Mountain Rambler Brewery.

Donation

Vendors, Cultural Demonstrations & More at Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center

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

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at the Cultural Center Join us for a special weekend of events at the Cultural Center!  Friday, 5/24, 10am-6pm; Saturday, 5/25, 10am-3pm; and Sunday, 5/26, 10am-3pm.  Enjoy beautiful arts & crafts from Native artists, cultural demonstrations inside the museum, and exciting discounts at our gift shop with our “Spin the Wheel” promotion!  Plus, there will be live music and delicious food to add to the festivities!  This is open to the public so don’t miss out!  Please call us at 760-873-8844 for more information.  See you there!

Mule Days Parade

Main Street in Bishop. Starts at 10am, runs south to north from High Country Lumber to Eastern Sierra Tri-County Fairgrounds. Road closure/detour starts an hour before the parade - get downtown early to get a great spot and easier parking. Longest non-motorized parade in the US - don't miss it!

Free

Vendors, Cultural Demonstrations & More at Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center

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

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at the Cultural Center Join us for a special weekend of events at the Cultural Center!  Friday, 5/24, 10am-6pm; Saturday, 5/25, 10am-3pm; and Sunday, 5/26, 10am-3pm.  Enjoy beautiful arts & crafts from Native artists, cultural demonstrations inside the museum, and exciting discounts at our gift shop with our “Spin the Wheel” promotion!  Plus, there will be live music and delicious food to add to the festivities!  This is open to the public so don’t miss out!  Please call us at 760-873-8844 for more information.  See you there!

Death Valley Brill Car Train Rides at Laws Museum

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA, United States

Experience a vintage train ride on a 1920s era motorcar rail ride.  Adults - $5.  Seats for under 10 years old - $1.  Infants or small children sitting on adult laps - free.  Purchase tickets at Laws. Rides last about  15 minutes. Note ride operations are subject to bad weather, staff availability, or mechanical issues.  For additional info, proceed to Laws website at https://lawsmuseum.org/.  

Death Valley Brill Car Train Rides at Laws Museum

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA, United States

Experience a vintage train ride on a 1920s era motorcar rail ride.  Adults - $5.  Seats for under 10 years old - $1.  Infants or small children sitting on adult laps - free.  Purchase tickets at Laws. Rides last about  15 minutes. Note ride operations are subject to bad weather, staff availability, or mechanical issues.  For additional info, proceed to Laws website at https://lawsmuseum.org/.  

Vendors, Cultural Demonstrations & More at Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center

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

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend at the Cultural Center Join us for a special weekend of events at the Cultural Center!  Friday, 5/24, 10am-6pm; Saturday, 5/25, 10am-3pm; and Sunday, 5/26, 10am-3pm.  Enjoy beautiful arts & crafts from Native artists, cultural demonstrations inside the museum, and exciting discounts at our gift shop with our “Spin the Wheel” promotion!  Plus, there will be live music and delicious food to add to the festivities!  This is open to the public so don’t miss out!  Please call us at 760-873-8844 for more information.  See you there!

Eastern Sierra Pride

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

Eastern Sierra Pride is hosting the Annual Eastern Sierra Pride Festival at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Bishop, CA.

Sierra Refuge Fishing Derby

Registration, weigh-in & prizes at Baker Creek in Big Pine. $25 reigistration, $15 for kids 12 & under. First 30 people to register get free meal at Copper Top BBQ. For more information, contact Adam Graham 760-614-1283 or email  

$25.00

Alice Piper Legacy Celebration

A public celebration to commemorate the legacy of Alice Piper and the end of segregation for American Indians in CA public schools.

Concert in the Rocks

Museum of Western Film History 701 S Main Street, Lone Pine, CA, United States

The Museum of Western History is pleased to announce that Nashville’s Shawn Gerhard will bring his “Ultimate Garth Brooks Tribute” to Lone Ranger Canyon in the Alabama Hills for the June 1, 2024 Concert in the Rocks.

Tri-Tip Cook-Off in Big Pine

Mendenhall Park Big Pine, CA, United States

Tasting, vendors, music & fun at Mendenhall Park. Proceeds benefit Big Pine High School scholarships & community needs. Call Pat Vance for more info. 760-920-5725.

Death Valley Brill Car Train Rides at Laws Museum

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA, United States

Experience a vintage train ride on a 1920s era motorcar rail ride.  Adults - $5.  Seats for under 10 years old - $1.  Infants or small children sitting on adult laps - free.  Purchase tickets at Laws. Rides last about  15 minutes. Note ride operations are subject to bad weather, staff availability, or mechanical issues.  For additional info, proceed to Laws website at https://lawsmuseum.org/.  

Event Series Downtown Bishop Market

Downtown Bishop Market

The City of Bishop and Friends of the Fair are bringing back the very popular Downtown Bishop Markets this summer. This free event features live music and lots of local craftspeople, artisans, products of the region, food booths, beer/cocktails, local produce, farmer's market and fun for the whole family! New Location - on Church Street, between Warren & Fowler. Behind City Hall. Call Friends of the Fair for more info (760)873-3588  

Free

Junior Livestock Show and Auction

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

JUNIOR LIVESTOCK AUCTION Come out to support our local youth and fill your freezer at the Junior Livestock Auction! JUNE 29TH @ 1PM in the Sale Barn Register now to become a buyer. BUYER INFORMATION (PDF) | BUYER REGISTRATION | SPONSOR INFORMATION (PDF)  SCHEDULE OF EVENTS JUNE 25TH 3pm – 8pm: Hand stall and track load-in allowed 5pm – 8pm: Late load-in for Tack & first arrival of animals JUNE 26TH 5am – 9am: Load-in for Beef, Sheep, Meat Goats, and early Swine load-in 8am – 9am: Rabbit check-In 9am: Exhibitors & leaders meeting REQUIRED 9:30am – 11am: Sheep & Goat scale – must come […]

Bishop 4th of July Celebration

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

Come celebrate the 4th of July with us here in Bishop and enjoy fireworks at City Park!

Free

Death Valley Brill Car Train Rides at Laws Museum

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA, United States

Experience a vintage train ride on a 1920s era motorcar rail ride.  Adults - $5.  Seats for under 10 years old - $1.  Infants or small children sitting on adult laps - free.  Purchase tickets at Laws. Rides last about  15 minutes. Note ride operations are subject to bad weather, staff availability, or mechanical issues.  For additional info, proceed to Laws website at https://lawsmuseum.org/.  

Death Valley Brill Car Train Rides at Laws Museum

Laws Railroad Museum Bishop, CA, United States

Experience a vintage train ride on a 1920s era motorcar rail ride.  Adults - $5.  Seats for under 10 years old - $1.  Infants or small children sitting on adult laps - free.  Purchase tickets at Laws. Rides last about  15 minutes. Note ride operations are subject to bad weather, staff availability, or mechanical issues.  For additional info, proceed to Laws website at https://lawsmuseum.org/.