The Mammoth Lakes Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade is taking place on Monday, July 4! The parade begins at 11:00am and wraps around 12:30pm. Wear your best patriotic outfits and bring your camp chairs to enjoy the parade of floats as they move through town! Attendance is free and all are invited.
The parade starts at the intersection of Chateau Road and Old Mammoth Road (by Salsa's Taqueria) and ends at Manzanita Road and Main Street (by A-Frame Fine Wines & Spirits).
Parade Live Stream
In addition to watching the parade in-person, the entire parade will also be streamed on YouTube, Facebook and Instagram.
Thank you to Visit Mammoth for sponsoring the 4th of July Parade Live Stream!
Float entry is now open and will close July 1. In order to provide the best experience for parade participants and spectators, onsite registration for the parade WILL NOT be accepted. You must register by July 1.
New this year! Mammoth All Weather Shuttle is sponsoring our 2022 Float Competition with a $500 cash prize. Judges will be looking for positive audience reaction, creativity, execution, parade guidelines adherence and audience engagement.
In addition to float, we are always seeking volunteers. Help support the parade by volunteering to assist with traffic flow and parade production. Email us here for details.
Hydration Station & Responsible Waste Zones
Make sure you bring your reusable water bottle to the parade. Mammoth Hospital is sponsoring the Mammoth Community Water District’s Hydration Station which will be located at Footloose. Stop by to see what's new at the hospital and rehydrate during the parade!
This year's parade will also feature six Responsible Waste Zones along the route which will include restrooms, trash & recycling. For details on locations, click here to access the Town 4th of July Map. Thank you to our sponsors for making the Responsible Waste Zones possible!
Our 2022 4th of July Parade Grand Marshal is Olympic Athlete Carly Margulies!
Carly was born and raised in Mammoth and had gone through seven knee surgeries by the time she made it to the Olympics. Her persistence and dedication to her sport make her a true Hometown Hero. Catch her at the beginning of the parade as she ushers in our 2022 floats.
This year's parade will feature the Air National Guard Band of the West Coast! As musical ambassadors, the Air National Guard Band of the West Coast is proud to represent the State of California, the Air National Guard, and the United States Air Force. In addition to marching in the parade, they will be performing around Town throughout the weekend.
July 1 Mammoth Lakes Shady Rest Park Pavilion 5:00 pm
July 2 Mammoth Lakes Shady Rest Park Pavilion 3:00 pm
July 4 Pops In the Park with The Felici Trio Orchestra Shady Rest Park 2:00 pm
Click here for details on the Band
Local Business Resources
For our local businesses looking to inform guests of all the exciting events and festivities over the 4th of July weekend, we encourage you to look to the following resources:
Mammoth Film Festival
We would like to extend a huge thank you to our 2022 Mammoth Lakes Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Parade Title Sponsor - Mammoth Film Festival! Globally recognized as a red-carpet festival, Mammoth Film Festival is the fastest growing film festival in the nation and held right here in Mammoth Lakes. For details on their upcoming festival - March 2-5, 2023 - go to mammothfilmfestival.org
Mammoth Film Festival will be giving parade viewers the opportunity to get up close to the Scooby Doo Mystery Machine and the Ghostbusters Car which will both be in the parade. Held immediately after the parade in the Promenade parking lot, spectators can get in on the 4th of July Parade action by seeing the float up close and enjoying the live DJ and festivities. Stop by The Promenade located at 3343 Main Street anytime between 12:30pm and 2:00pm!
Thank You to Our Sponsors