Festivals in Mammoth Lakes are truly majestic in the pristine surroundings of the Sierra Nevada. Mammoth Lakes hosts music festivals and concerts for everyone's listening enjoyment.
Mammoth Lakes has many Art & Craft festivals throughout the year featuring music, quality, hand crafted work, art and photography. During the Mammoth Festival (Wine, Music and Food) you can enjoy the culinary delights from some of Mammoth Lakes' finest restaurants, sample wine from California's most noted wineries and listen to music while viewing fine arts and crafts. August brings the Mammoth Lakes Fine Arts Festival with Kittredge Sports hosting over thirty fine artists. The Labor Day Festival of the Arts features local and visiting artists selling one-of-a-kind items like jewelry, pottery, paintings, glass, photographs and more.
Museums and historical sites in the Mammoth Lakes area pay tribute to life in the Old West and share the area's cultural heritage. Vestiges of the old gold-mining days are present at several locations in Mammoth Lakes.
The Hayden Cabin, located on the grassy banks of Mammoth Creek, offers a peek into a historic log cabin featuring mining implements and displays, photographs and intriguing memorabilia from the area's early decades.
Bodie Ghost Town is the largest unrestored ghost town in the West. Bodie features weathered buildings, a museum and a visitor center.
Spend a November evening with the Sierra Classic Theatre's Murder Mystery Dinner, or browse the many art galleries.
Summer also brings jazz in July with the Mammoth Lakes Jazz Jubilee, August brings blues with the Festival of Beers & Bluesapalooza, Mammoth Food & Wine Experience, classical music with the Sierra Summer Festival, the Mammoth Festival , chamber music with the Mammoth Music Festival and the Felici Piano Trio presented by Chamber Music Unbound and Mammoth Rocks / Taste of the Sierra.
Holiday time welcomes the Night of Lights, Christmas celebration concerts, Village at Mammoth Tree Lighting and the Town of Mammoth Lakes Holiday Tree Lighting.
Whatever type of arts and culture you enjoy, Mammoth Lakes offers some of the best!
Big Woolly Mammoth Tattoo & Art Gallery - 760-709-0202
Blue Bird Imaging - 760-924-0316
Bodie State Park - 760-647-6445
Cerro Coso Community College - 760-934-2875
Mammoth Gallery - 760-934-4911 / 760-934-6120
Mammoth Lakes Arts Center - 760-934-1900
Mammoth Lakes Foundation - 760-934-3781
Mammoth Lakes Repertory Theatre - 760-934-6592
Mammoth Museum/Hayden Cabin - 760-934-6918 Summer months only
Minaret Cinemas - 760-934-3131
Mono Council for the Arts - 760-873-7242
Mono Council for the Arts Gallery - 760-937-1810
Paisley Fine Art & Framing - 760-924-2400
Sierra Classic Theatre
The Gallery at Twin Lakes - 760-924-7300 Summer months only
Chamber Music Unbound - 760 934 7015
Information subject to change