• Millpond Music Festival

    Many thanks to everyone who attended our past festivals! Tickets for the 24th Annual Millpond Music Festival will go on sale April 1st 2015!

    September 18-20, 2015 - Millpond Music Festival - Join us for an amazing, relaxing and fun weekend in the heart of the Eastern Sierra. Featuring an awesome & eclectic mix of performers on the Main Stage, workshop tent performances, children’s activities, art vendors, and great food too! On-site camping is available.
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  • Banff Film Festival

    Banff Mountain Film Festival returns to Bishop once again on March 27th and 28th. With over two hours of film each night, the festival presents a collection of the most inspiring action, environmental, and adventure films from the annual Banff Film Festival in Alberta, Canada.

    The screening will take place at the tri-county fairgrounds. Tickets are $12 per person per night, and can be purchased at ICA, Eastside sports, or at the door on the night of the screening (cash only.)
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  • Student Art Show

    The ICA gallery is reopened and is presenting a collection of art from Inyo County students. A gallery reception will be held on April 10th from 5:30-7pm. Come in and see the new look at the remodeled ICA gallery and theater!
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Millpond Music Festival brings an eclectic collection of music to one of the most intimate festival surroundings imaginable.


The 2014 Main Stage Line-Up was AMAZING and we’re working on an equally stellar lineup for this years festival!  September 18-20, 2015.

Tickets for the 2015 festival go on sale April 1st.   Stay tuned for ticket and lineup announcements.

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Inyo Council for the Arts works to provide an environment in which the arts thrive!


  • GENERAL ($25)
    - Frequent email updates about ICA sponsored events and other opportunities to celebrate arts in the Eastern Sierra. Participation in juried gallery exhibits.
  • FRIEND ($40)
    - All benefits of General Membership plus $10 discount on Arts & Crafts Fair booth fees.
  • PATRON ($100)
    - All benefits of Friend Membership plus One Millpond Music Festival Week-End Pass.
    - All benefits of Friend Membership plus Two Millpond Music Festival Week-End Passes and Two Millpond Commemorative T-Shirts.
  • MILLPOND “BUY THE SHOW” ($1,000)
    - All benefits of Kindred Spirit Membership plus Backstage access and recognition in the show program.

We believe that arts create a language that connects all people and enriches lives.

We are dedicated to advancing the arts in Inyo County by promoting appreciation, education, and collaboration.

ICA brings quality programs and new experiences to our community.

We provide a venue for local artists to show their work, for musicians to  perform, and for the community to gather in appreciation of the arts.

Each year, ICA sponsors several live cultural performances in schools throughout Inyo County.

We are a non-profit organization which relies heavily on membership for our continued success. Thank you for your support!


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