First-of-its-kind Pride Festival to Celebrate Local and Visiting LGBTQIA2SP+ Community
Eastern Sierra Pride is spearheading its inaugural Pride Festival on June 4th and 5th at the Tri-County Fairgrounds, and other venues, in Bishop. This is a first-of-its-kind festival for the Eastern Sierra area.
The festival will include a drag show, dancing, a Tupperware party, bingo, musical
performances, stand-up comedy, and more. The June 4th events are for people aged 18 and
older; June 5th events are for all ages. The Tupperware party on June 5th will be held at C5
In addition to the scheduled Pride Festival events, there will be many local businesses and
organizations hosting vendor and informational booths on the 5th.
“We are ecstatic to launch our first Pride Festival for the Eastern Sierra! Having our festival
during our first-ever Pride Month, as recognized by the County of Inyo, is icing on the cake,”
said Deena Davenport-Conway, President, Eastern Sierra Pride. “We can’t thank the Tri-County
Fairgrounds, C5 Studios, our sponsors, vendors, and volunteers enough for all of their support.”
For full details on the Eastern Sierra Pride Festival, sponsorship, vendors, and volunteer
opportunities, please visit https://www.easternsierrapride.org and follow @easternsierrapride on social media.
In addition to organizing the Pride Festival, Eastern Sierra Pride will continue to host local
community meetups in Bishop on the 1st Monday of each month at Mountain Rambler Brewery, 6pm-9pm, and in Mammoth Lakes on May 25th and June 15th at Mammoth Brewing Company, 6pm-9pm (all ages welcome at both locations).
About Eastern Sierra Pride
Eastern Sierra Pride’s mission is to cultivate an Eastern Sierra where LGBTQIA2SP+ people
are celebrated, embraced, and supported. Eastern Sierra Pride will work to ensure that our
LGBTQIA2SP+ community is treated with dignity and respect, and has equal access to
employment, housing, and all services needed to live a safe, healthy, and meaningful life in all
our local settings, including business, cultural, educational, faith-based, recreational, and other.