When it’s summertime we like to head outside for hiking, biking and great music. The Yosemite region is home to many great musicians with a range of musical styles for you to enjoy. If you are staying in the town of Mariposa, be sure to enjoy the Mariposa Evenings Summer Concert Series at the Mariposa Arts Park. This free series features a different band every Friday and Saturday night through August. The Arts Park is conveniently located near many great restaurants including elegant dining and family-style, so you can enjoy a fine meal before heading to the Arts Park or even get a pizza to go and enjoy it on the green listening to great music. See full schedule.
The Yosemite Music Festival, which is the largest outdoor music event of the summer, takes place at the Mariposa Fairgrounds and features more than a dozen bands. This year’s line-up includes the Atomic Sherpas, Green Machine and more. Learn more about this fun summer event.
Whatever your musical style you’ll find great community fun and a perfect way to enjoy a warm summer evening at Yosemite/Mariposa.
There are endless things to do in California. Take a look at some of our favorites – and they can all be done in or close to Yosemite National Park.
It’s easy to find peace & quiet, even in a busy park like Yosemite. Use these simple tips to step off the beaten path and maximize solitude and wonder on your trip to Yosemite and Mariposa County.
Discover the best birding locations in Yosemite Mariposa County. Birdwatchers love the wide variety of species found in Yosemite Mariposa County, from the clear piping of the Black-capped Chickadees that fill the air to rare species like the Phainopepla. Grab your binoculars and come to see the birds in Mariposa County.