November 21, 2017
Shop Mariposa for Christmas Campaign is BACK!!!
Our Shop Mariposa for Christmas Campaign is back by popular demand. This campaign was fun for residents and visitors of Mariposa County in 2016 and we know that 2017 will be bigger and better than ever. This year, we are getting great prizes from our local merchants, retailers, service businesses, and attraction businesses. Every week, […]
November 8, 2017
Merry Mountain Christmas Parade
Mariposa will play host for its 19th year in a row our beloved “Merry Mountain Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting”. The event is a spectacular show of community holiday cheer. The parade and tree lighting will take place Saturday, December 9, 2017. The parade will start at 5:30 PM and will go until approximately 7:00 […]
August 11, 2017
Detwiler Fire Thank You List
Say thank you to the agencies that helped save Mariposa from the Detwiler Fire
April 21, 2017
Ridgeline Gallery’s CASA Benefit Block Party
On April 20, 2017, Ridgeline Gallery & Gift hosted a Network @ Night for the benefit of Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA). The event expanded into a Block Party getting participation from 3 retailers in Downtown Mariposa (Anahatta, Ridgeline Gallery & Gift, and Costalivos Olive Oil) and several other vendors donated food for the event. […]
April 19, 2017
Tourism is the Purest Form of Economic Development
Tourism is the purest form of economic development, but it is often seen as the ugly stepchild.
March 21, 2017
Meet Dan Fournier of APG Solar
Dan Fournier is a sales consultant for APG Solar which is a family owned and operated Solar company with close to 700 installs, that has always exclusively used American made components and was founded in 2005 exclusively as a Solar Company. Dan got into the Solar industry because he felt that it is important for […]
March 14, 2017
Meet Lynn Harp of Harp Insurance
I am Lynn Harp, broker for Harp Insurance Services. I am a graduate of Purdue University in Building Technology and Mechanical Engineering. I have maintained my Professional Engineering license and Architectural Design career since 1960 to the present. I am retired from this field of expertise. As the broker for Harp Insurance Services, I am […]
March 6, 2017
Meet Laura Lee Noriega of Laura Lee’s Auto Sales
Find out how Laura Lee Noriega was personally "invited" by the DMV to start a car dealership.
February 8, 2017
Mariposa Needs Attractions
Mariposa County needs attraction businesses and that the Chamber is dedicated to making it happen.
February 1, 2017
2017 Installation & Awards Dinner Pictures
Photos from the 2017 Installation and Awards Dinner
January 16, 2017
2017 Installation and Awards Dinner
Join us for our annual Installation and Awards Dinner January 28, 2017 at 5:30 PM
January 10, 2017
2017 and Optimism
The county and its economy run on optimism.
December 12, 2016
The Made in Mariposa Christmas Store Isn’t Just for Shoppers
Here's a secret: the Made in Mariposa Christmas Store isn't really for shoppers.
December 5, 2016
Winners from the Merry Mountain Christmas Parade
The judges have deliberated and their scores have been tallied. The winners will be presented with Trophies by the Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce in the coming weeks. So without further adieu, the winners are: Best in Show Mariposa Butterfly Dance Studio 1st Place Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office 2nd Place Mariposa High School Marching Band […]
November 30, 2016
Do You Need Tire Chains in Yosemite?
Yes, in the winter. Though you usually don't have to put them on.
November 28, 2016
Why are the Forests in Mariposa Brown?
Blame the tiny bark beetle.
November 24, 2016
Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving
Where to eat in Mariposa on Thanksgiving 2016.
November 22, 2016
Shop Mariposa this Christmas and Win
Step 1: Shop Mariposa County for Christmas. Step 2: Bring your receipts for ANYTHING purchased in Mariposa County between November 25th and December 23rd to the Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center at 5158 Highway 140. Product or service, it doesn’t matter. You can keep the receipts, we just need to see them. Step […]
November 20, 2016
2016 Merry Mountain Christmas Parade
The 18th Annual Merry Mountain Christmas Parade is coming Saturday, December 3rd at 5:15 PM on Highway 140. Please download and print the parade flyer here. There’s still time to participate. Sign up here.
November 19, 2016
In a Small Town, Everyone is a Tour Guide.
Every Mariposa resident is an essential partner in the tourism experience.
November 18, 2016
Where are the Closest Airports to Mariposa?
The three closest airports are Merced (MCE), Fresno (FAT) and Mariposa's own (KMPI).
November 17, 2016
What is a Federal Employeer Identification Number?
All businesses with employees are required to obtain a Federal Identification Number from the IRS.
November 17, 2016
Christmas Parade Applications
Merry Mountain Christmas Parade applications are now online. For more information, or an application, please click here.
November 4, 2016
Hey! Made in Mariposa Members: Be in Our Christmas Store
The Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce invites Made in Mariposa members to participate in our Made in Mariposa Christmas Store.
October 28, 2016
Network @ Night – Sierra Tel & Annual Membership Meeting
Well the despite the weather, Sierra Tel had a great turnout for their Network @ Night.
October 25, 2016
2016 Car Show Results
Here are the winners of the 2016 Mariposa Yosemite Hot Rod & Custom Car Show.
October 19, 2016
Network@Night And Annual Meeting
Please join us for the next Network@Night and Annual Meeting, October 27th at 5151 Bullion Street, Mariposa. The fun begins at 5:30 PM.
September 28, 2016
Mariposa-Yosemite Hot Rod & Custom Car Show
It's finally here!
September 26, 2016
Mariposa Needs More Restaurants
Americans continue to dine out more than they eat in.
September 24, 2016
2016 Coulterville CoyoteFest Parade
The Chamber was proud to be part of the Coulterville CoyoteFest Parade Saturday (9/24/2016) morning. Enjoy the slideshow.
September 23, 2016
Network @ Night at John C Fremont Hospital
On September 22, 2016, the Chamber hosted a mixer at John C Fremont Hospital.
September 21, 2016
Ribbon Cutting – Nature’s Amazing Rocks
Bob Edwards recently hosted a ribbon cutting at his business, Nature's Amazing Rocks!
September 15, 2016
Fair Success with Margaritas
The Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce’s Margarita Booth was a huge success at the 2016 Mariposa County Fair. Thanks for your support!
September 1, 2016
New “Made in Mariposa” Video
The Chamber of Commerce is so proud to be a part of Made in Mariposa. Their video turned out great!
August 19, 2016
Network @ Night: Yosemite Ale Werks
What another wonderful evening for Networking! Yosemite Ale Werks hosted our monthly Network @ Night on Wednesday, August 17, 2016!
August 15, 2016
Free Fair Ticket!
Do you like going to the Fair? Do you want a free ticket?
August 11, 2016
Facebook Business Classes Coming Soon…
If you are interested in setting up your Facebook Business Page and are finding it difficult to navigate, you are not alone. Your Chamber will be offering FREE training classes.
August 11, 2016
Free National Park Entry Day
Yosemite is free on August 25-28.
August 10, 2016
How to Create a Facebook Page for Your Mariposa Business
Facebook is a must for Mariposa County businesses.
August 10, 2016
How Did This Happen? The Chamber.
How the Chamber helped one local business into the national comedy spotlight.
August 2, 2016
What are Pokemon and Why Should I Care?
Do not panic, Pokemon is good for your business.
July 29, 2016
Network @ Night: Sierra Cider
It was a hot event, and we're not just talking about the temperature!
July 19, 2016
Pokemon Sightings – July
Pokemon have invaded Mariposa.
July 15, 2016
Gotta Catch’em All in Mariposa!
Everyone in Mariposa and around the world is talking about Pokemon Go
July 13, 2016
Ghosts in Mariposa
Are there ghosts in Mariposa County? Some people think so.
July 5, 2016
Payphones in Mariposa County?
Where can I find a payphone in Mariposa?
July 4, 2016
July 4: Chamber Closed, Visitor Center Open
The Chamber will be closed, but the Visitor Center will be open this 4th of July.
June 29, 2016
Mariposa’s Street Names
Many of Mariposa’s original streets were named for John C. Fremont and his family.
June 28, 2016
Ribbon Cutting at Mariposa Mercantile
The Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Mariposa Mercantile to the local business community.
June 27, 2016
Grand Opening at Slim’s Koffee Shak
Slim's Koffee Shak celebrated its grand opening Mariposa-style.
June 23, 2016
New Books at the Visitor Center
Come in to our Visitor Center and check out the new titles we just received.
June 21, 2016
YARTS Stops in Mariposa
Where are the YARTS stops in Mariposa?
June 20, 2016
Mariposa By Drone
Mariposa looks great from the air!
June 17, 2016
How to Start and Run a Retail Store
What exactly does it take to conceptualize, open, run, and promote a successful retail store in Mariposa?
June 16, 2016
Hiking Safety and Etiquette Tips
Leaving civilization behind doesn't mean living safety and civility behind.
June 15, 2016
Networking@Night at the Fremont House
We had another successful Networking Event at the Fremont House last night!
June 14, 2016
Mariposite: The Rock That Made California Famous
What does mariposite have to do with California? Gold!
June 13, 2016
Yosemite Entrance Fees
How much does it cost to get into Yosemite National Park?
June 10, 2016
Visiting Yosemite With President Obama
What you'll need to know about Obama's Yosemite trip.
June 9, 2016
Fastest Way to Yosemite from San Francisco?
What is the fastest way to drive to Yosemite from San Francisco?
May 27, 2016
New Visitor Center Sign
It's been a long time coming, but the Visitor Center finally has a new sign.
May 26, 2016
Meet the Mountain Pine Beetle
The mountain pine beetle has transformed our Mariposa forests in recent years. Meet the little guy causing so much havoc.
May 24, 2016
Advice for the reluctant networker.
May 16, 2016
Come see our new sign, and be our guest at a Network@Night, May 25th, 2016 at 5:30 - 7:30 PM.
April 12, 2016
2016 Candidate Forums Scheduled
The Chamber will host three Candidate Forums for County BOS elections.
April 11, 2016
Introducing the new and improved Mariposa Chamber website.
April 10, 2016
Do you need a business license in Mariposa County?
March 30, 2016
Mariposa is the only county named after an insect, and 20 more facts.
March 28, 2016
Network @ Night – John C. Fremont
John C. Fremont hosted an awesome event! Did you know that they do catering? LOOK AT THAT DELICIOUS FOOD!
March 18, 2016
Ribbon Cutting – Sierra Tel
Sierra Tel moved back into their original building on Bullion Street. Come by and check out their brand new “old” office. Everyone had a great time and ate some great cake from Pioneer Market. If you would like to have a ribbon cutting, contact Kyle Stivers by calling (209) 966-2456 or by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. This […]
March 4, 2016
Summer Business Seminar
A great day of learning the different resources for small business. Thank you to all of the Community Partners who helped make this happen. The Mariposa County Chamber of Commerce was proud to be a part of it.
February 2, 2016
Installation Dinner – 2016 Mardi Gras
Our 2016 Installation & Awards Dinner was a great event! Mardi Gras was the theme and everyone came out to celebrate our new Board Members, Business, Business Man, Business Woman, & Volunteer of the Year and of course our Chamber Champion.
December 20, 2015
Network@Night – Costalivos
Costalivos Mountain Gold celebrated with us and their delicious olive oil. Catered by 1850 showcasing the olive oil, it was a delicious and fun time.
December 2, 2015
Merry Mountain Christmas & Mrs. Claus
Merry Mountain Christmas Everyone! Mariposa is Mrs. Claus’ favorite stop to get those one of a kind items that she can’t find anywhere else. Hand crafted items, gift certificates for authentic restaurants, not to mention the odds and ends every household needs.
November 20, 2015
Shop Small Saturday – 2015
American Express encourages everyone to shop small business. In Mariposa County, small businesses are the life source of our county. A large portion of our county’s workforce is employed by small business in Mariposa County. Shopping at local small business creates jobs and brings improvements to our community.
March 29, 2015
The Ferguson project is an exciting road work being worked on in Mariposa County.
May 1, 2014
Butterfly Festival 2014
Every year on the first weekend of May, our town of Mariposa celebrates the Spring with the Mariposa Butterfly Festival.