Events in Mammoth Lakes range from summer festivals to high altitude races to celebrations of our favorite winter sports. No matter what kind of event brings you here, the incredible beauty of the area make it a truly unique occasion.
During winter, you'll have slopeside access to watch some of the nation's most elite skiers and snowboarders compete in events like the Grand Prix and Volcom's Peanut Butter and Rail Jam at Mammoth Mountain — one of the country's premier destinations for elite skiing and snowboarding. Families are sure to love weekly winter celebrations with Woolly in the Village and annual events like Night of Lights and Spring Fest.
Summer brings a festival or event nearly every weekend — and for every taste or interest. Catch unique movie screenings at the annual Mammoth Lakes Film Festival; enjoy classical sounds at Chamber Music Unbound; taste delicious cuisine from world-renowned chefs during the Mammoth Food and Wine Experience; or unwind with some craft beer and great live music at the world-famous Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza. With Mammoth's ample sunshine and amazing scenery, outdoor summer festivals are a one-of-a-kind experience.
Elite athletes from around the world also flock to Mammoth Lakes during the summer months. Running and cycling enthusiasts can test their mettle at one of our high altitude races, including the Mammoth Half Marathon, the June Lake Triathlon and the Mammoth Gran Fondo. Whether you come to compete or cheer, these competitions showcase some of the best of the best in their sport.
There are plenty of other events you might enjoy throughout the year here. Use the listings below to find more events during your stay.