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Out and About in the Eastern Sierra: June Lake Winter JamFest March 6th & 7th

This week I was Out and About in the June Lake Loop  as Friday Winter Jam Fest starts at the T-Bar Social club. A weekend of incredible live jam music benefiting the Mono Arts Council school music programs. If you love June Lake, come enjoy a winter experience – skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, hot springs during […]

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New feature: Out and About with Kat in the Eastern Sierra debuts with the Mammoth Film Festival

Each week I will venture out in the Eastern Sierra to promote upcoming events in our great big backyard.   This week I stopped by the D’Place Minaret Cinemas to discuss this weeks Mammoth Film Festival Parts 1 & 2 Check out the app and all the events 2-27 to 3-2, including many free events. […]

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ESIA Presents Authors and Artists Winter 2020 Series kicking off Thursday 2-27

Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association Announces Authors and Artists Series’ Winter 2020 Program Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association (ESIA) is hosting the Annual Authors and Artists Series. The first program of the new year will be held in Mammoth Lakes, February 27, 2020 featuring an author talk with Joe Reidhead, author of Half Dome: The History of […]

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The 2020 Visit California Outlook Forum at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California, February 11, 2020.

Congratulations to this year’s 2020 Poppy Awards Winners!

Eastern Sierra Wins Big at Visit California Poppy Awards ** This is an update by Lara Kaylor Director of Communications  Mammoth Lakes Tourism** Area agencies collectively take home three awards  Eastern Sierra, Calif. (February 24, 2020) — Earlier this month, the Eastern Sierra triumphed at Visit California’s biennial Poppy Awards contest. This competition honors the best […]

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Bishop Chamber of Commerce Wins Two Visit California Poppy Awards

At last Thursday’s Bishop Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon at the Pizza Factory, Executive Director Tawni Thomson announced that the Chamber has won two Visit California Poppy awards: Best Overall Brand Identity under $1 million in recognition of its “Small Town with a BIG Backyard Campaign and tied for Best Cooperative Marketing Category which showcases […]

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Mammoth Lakes Police Department Explorers Attend Academy

  Press release from Mammoth Lakes Police Department From Thursday, February 13 th to Monday, February 17 th , six members of MLPD’s & MCSO’s MLPD Explorers Post 7880 joined their peers from all over the State of California at the Explorer Academy, an abbreviated version of the LawEnforcement Academy. In all, 135 police explorers […]

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The Mammoth Community Water District Offering a $200 Rebate Program for Dishwashers

This is a great deal if you are looking to replace that old dishwasher! Save on your water and electric bill with a new energy efficient dishwasher! The Mammoth Community Water is committed to supporting its customers in their efforts to conserve water and save money. So, in February, with Board support, a $200 incentive […]

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The Maturango Museum is looking for volunteers to lead tours through Little Petroglyph Canyon in China Lake.

  The Maturango Museum is looking for volunteers to lead tours through Little Petroglyph Canyon in China Lake. On February 29th , at 8am, there will be a Petroglyph Escort and Tour Guide Training at the Maturango Museum in Ridgecrest. The Little Petroglyph Canyon is a National Historic Landmark located on federal property at the […]

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50 Year Anniversary of Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association partnership with Inyo National Forest today !

The Eastern Sierra Interpretive Association wants everyone to know that February 2020 marks its Golden Anniversary partnership with the Inyo National Forest established 50 years ago. The partnership began on February 20, 1970. ESIA is the first independent organization in the United States offering interpretation to operate under a Participating Agreement with the U.S. Forest […]

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