Labor Day Weekend and September Events in Mammoth Lakes, California

A lady fishing in Mammoth Lake near Alpenhof Lodge

On top of all of the incredible scenic attractions and outdoor activities, Mammoth Lakes, CA also has tons of family friendly events as well! Book your stay with the Alpenhof and let us help you plan your dream vacation! Visit our website to learn more and book your stay at




Mammoth Rock n Rye Whiskey Festival

Dates: September 2nd-4th

Location: The Village at Mammoth

Enjoy whiskey tastings all weekend and free live music by artists including Chuck Ragan, Ha Ha Tonka, Howlin Rain, The Young Dubliners, Cash'd Out, and Rob Leines. A portion of Rock n Rye proceeds will go to the Mammoth Mountain Ski Patrol Alumni. You can learn more about this family friendly event at




Summit Sunset Party

Date: September 4th

Location: Mammoth Mountain Summit

A unique summer experience at the summit of Mammoth Mountain. Ride the Panorama Gondola to the top of the Sierra at dusk to watch the sun set over the Minarets. Your ticket includes a round-trip Scenic Gondola Ride and access to the festivities at the summit including music and a lighted glow walk to the Lakes Basin Overlook. Food and drink will be available for purchase at the top of the mountain.


Event Schedule

5:30PM Gondola opens

6PM Live DJ music begins

7:20PM Sunset

7:30PM Last Gondola to the top

8:15PM Last Gondola down


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June Lake Jam Fest

Date: September 9-11

Location: June Lake

You can take the shuttle from the Alpenhof Lodge right up to June Lake for the event!


Since its debut in 2015, The June Lake Jam Fest (JLJF) – located in the stunning and picturesque mountain town of June Lake, CA – has earned a stellar reputation among jam band music fans for one single word: “Quality”. Quality bands. Quality sound. Quality production. And an overall high quality experience that includes a lakeside stage, camping, boating, hiking, fishing, biking, dining and more. Past lineups have included such acts as Melvin Seals & JGB, Moonalice, Cubensis, GrooveSession, Mother Hips, Dead Winter Carpenters, and The Higgs among others.


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Mammoth Gran Fondo

Date: September 10

Location: The Village at Mammoth

The Mammoth Gran Fondo was chosen as a top-ten century bike ride by Bicycling Magazine for its "jaw-dropping vistas." Situated on the eastern border of Yosemite National Park, the Mammoth Gran Fondo takes riders through the beautiful High Sierra with views of the Sierra Nevada range, Mono Lake and the White Mountains. The serene 102-mile route includes good pavement, very few stop signs and minimal traffic. Give it a try and test yourself against your friends and the mountains.


Event Details

Friday, Sept 9, 2022

Pre-Ride Pasta Dinner

5–9PM at 53 Kitchen & Cocktails

$35/per person, exclusive of tax and tip, no reservations required

All You Can Eat Pasta – View Menu


Saturday, Sept 10, 2022

Route options include the 102-mile Gran Fondo, 70-mile Medio, and 42-mile Piccolo. Ride highlights include:


102-, 70-, and 42-Mile Route Options with Timed Results

Beautiful, Quiet Roads with Minimal Traffic (75 miles of the 102-mile Gran Fondo route closed to through traffic)

One Stoplight

7 Feed Stations with Full SAG/Tech Support

Free Photos of You on Your Ride

After-Ride Party with Food & Entertainment in The Village at Mammoth 


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Mammoth Trail Fest

Date: September 22-September 25

Location: Mammoth Lakes, CA


Donuts, Dirt, and Epic Trail Running Across the Top of California! Participate in a 50K, 26K, Hill Climb, or the Kids Race. $17,000 Purse!


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No matter what you decide to do this Septmeber here in Mammoth Lakes, book your stay with the Alpenhof Lodge at!