Arts, Culture & Heritage in Mammoth Lakes:

Mammoth Lakes has an extensive arts and culture scene with year-round opportunities to enjoy music, art, and live theater, in addition to many opportunities to experience the rich history of the area.

Mammoth Lakes Recreation is dedicated to doing our part to seeing arts and culture flourish and grow in Mammoth Lakes.

Discover what’s happening with the Mammoth Arts and Culture Center by clicking here.



The allocation of Measure U funds for arts, culture, and special events is a process that requires a public hearing. Below is the applications and other documents from the allocations processes that MLR has been part of.

FY14/15 | FY15/16 | FY16/17

Allocation Application



Special Events:

During the 2015/16 fiscal year $113,680 of Measure U funds were successfully used to support local events. As a requirement for funding, all of the event producers must collect surveys from guests. Click below for a breakdown of the results of the 2016 event surveys.

2016 Event Survey Results