What’s happening in and around Mariposa County from the Visitor Center’s perspective.
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, […]
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 […]
Detwiler Fire Thank You List
Say thank you to the agencies that helped save Mariposa from the Detwiler Fire
Mariposa Needs Attractions
Mariposa County needs attraction businesses and that the Chamber is dedicated to making it happen.
2017 Installation & Awards Dinner Pictures
Photos from the 2017 Installation and Awards Dinner
2017 and Optimism
The county and its economy run on optimism.
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 […]
Why are the Forests in Mariposa Brown?
Blame the tiny bark beetle.
Restaurants Open on Thanksgiving
Where to eat in Mariposa on Thanksgiving 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 […]
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.
Where are the Closest Airports to Mariposa?
The three closest airports are Merced (MCE), Fresno (FAT) and Mariposa's own (KMPI).
Christmas Parade Applications
Merry Mountain Christmas Parade applications are now online. For more information, or an application, please click here.
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.
2016 Car Show Results
Here are the winners of the 2016 Mariposa Yosemite Hot Rod & Custom Car Show.
2016 Coulterville CoyoteFest Parade
The Chamber was proud to be part of the Coulterville CoyoteFest Parade Saturday (9/24/2016) morning. Enjoy the slideshow.
Network @ Night at John C Fremont Hospital
On September 22, 2016, the Chamber hosted a mixer at John C Fremont Hospital.
Ribbon Cutting – Nature’s Amazing Rocks
Bob Edwards recently hosted a ribbon cutting at his business, Nature's Amazing Rocks!
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!
Free Fair Ticket!
Do you like going to the Fair? Do you want a free ticket?
Pokemon Sightings – July
Pokemon have invaded Mariposa.
Gotta Catch’em All in Mariposa!
Everyone in Mariposa and around the world is talking about Pokemon Go
Ghosts in Mariposa
Are there ghosts in Mariposa County? Some people think so.
Payphones in Mariposa County?
Where can I find a payphone in Mariposa?
July 4: Chamber Closed, Visitor Center Open
The Chamber will be closed, but the Visitor Center will be open this 4th of July.
Mariposa’s Street Names
Many of Mariposa’s original streets were named for John C. Fremont and his family.
Grand Opening at Slim’s Koffee Shak
Slim's Koffee Shak celebrated its grand opening Mariposa-style.
New Books at the Visitor Center
Come in to our Visitor Center and check out the new titles we just received.
YARTS Stops in Mariposa
Where are the YARTS stops in Mariposa?
Mariposa By Drone
Mariposa looks great from the air!
Hiking Safety and Etiquette Tips
Leaving civilization behind doesn't mean living safety and civility behind.
Mariposite: The Rock That Made California Famous
What does mariposite have to do with California? Gold!
Visiting Yosemite With President Obama
What you'll need to know about Obama's Yosemite trip.
New Visitor Center Sign
It's been a long time coming, but the Visitor Center finally has a new sign.
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.
2016 Candidate Forums Scheduled
The Chamber will host three Candidate Forums for County BOS elections.
Mariposa is the only county named after an insect, and 20 more facts.
Butterfly Festival 2014
Every year on the first weekend of May, our town of Mariposa celebrates the Spring with the Mariposa Butterfly Festival.