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Bizarre Bazaar

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

Vendors, Raffles, Cake Walk, Pumpkin Carving Contest, Costume Contest, Live Music & Fun for All!

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Native American Artist Beadwork Demonstrations

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

Join Lynda Charlie and Fawn Piper, two indigenous Native Americans, to learn about this unique Paiute/Shoshone craft of beauty and grace.

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Paiute Fandango Dress Demonstration

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

Charlene Redner, a Bishop Paiute Native, will demonstrate the making of Fandango Dresses,  a form of traditional  Paiute clothing.  Call the cultural center for additional information.

Free

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Virtual Paiute Shoshone Artist Workshops

Zoom Meeting Bishop, CA

The Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center is hosting two virtual artist workshops entitled, 5 Uses For Your Artist Portfolio by Great Basin Native Artists (GBNA) founder, Melissa Melero-Moose of the Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe.  Part 1 is scheduled for April 6th , and Part 2 is on April 13th, both at 12pm.  Pre-registration is encouraged by opening the following link at https://culturalcenter.typeform.com/GBNA-Workshops, but is not required!  Zoom meeting ID: 161 735 0025.  For info, call 760-873-8844.

Free
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Native American Willow Medallion Artistry

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

Charlene Redner of the Bishop Paiute Tribe will demonstrate traditional Willow Medallions for museum guests.

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Native Artist Demonstration

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

Come by the Paiute-Shoshone Cultural Center to view Rena Brown's Paiute craft of designing Ribbon Shirts.  Shirts available for purchase.

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Paiute-Shoshone Cultural Center Spring Market

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

Craft vendors, food vendors, family crafts, and live music from 1 PM to 4 PM.  Also featuring a Youth Art Market.  50/50 raffle.  Family crafts sessions for youth.  For vendor info & signups,  contact 760-873-8844

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Paiute Shoshone Taatsawano Gathering

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

Experience the cultural traditions of local indigenous peoples at The Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center who hosts this traditional gathering.  Experience Native crafts and food booths, enjoy cultural performances, and participate in cultural workshops.  Bring lawn chairs.  Saturday's activities will occur from 10 AM to 10 PM or so, while Sunday's activities will occur beginning at 10 AM and ending around 1 PM.

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Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center Bizarre Bazaar

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

Check out the second annual autumn outdoor craft fair at the Cultural Center.  Locally made spooktacluar craft items will be available.  Food, raffles, cake walks, pumpkin carving contest and a traditional card tournament will also be featured.

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Paiute-Shoshone Cultural Center Holiday Market

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

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Native and Christmas/Winter Gifts Stocking Stuffers Last Minute Presents Holiday Baked Goods Music Food Sale Craft Booths Raffle A visit from SANTA! Saturday 10:00AM - Native Themed Ornament Contest (categories: tiny tot, youth, teen, adult, elder). Saturday 2:00PM - Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest (categories: tiny tot, youth, teen, adult, elder) Sunday 11:00AM-3:00PM - Family Games & Crafts Any questions, call the Cultural Center at 760-873-8844