Local Events


May 4

Spring Fling

Don’t miss out on Wrightwood’s annual Spring Fling event! Immerse yourself in the fresh mountain air as you enjoy live music, indulge in mouthwatering fare from local food and drink vendors, and compete in lively cornhole tournaments. Plus, don’t miss our thrilling SXS showcase, featuring local off-road vehicles against a backdrop of stunning mountain vistas. Get ready to elevate your springtime experience in our picturesque mountain paradise!



June 1

Taste Of The Village 

Grab a ‘taste’ of something new! Discover the heart of Wrightwood at our Taste of the Village event! Immerse yourself in our charming mountain community with a delightful array of local flavors and a vibrant atmosphere that captures the essence of small-town living. Join us for a celebration of community spirit, culinary delights, and unforgettable memories in the heart of Wrightwood’s scenic beauty.

July 6 & 7

Mountaineer Days

Experience the spirit of old Wrightwood at the 60th annual Mountaineer Days! Join us for a weekend of frontier fun, featuring thrilling axe throwing competitions, a nostalgic hometown parade, gentle pony rides, a petting zoo for the little ones, and much more! Enjoy live music from local musicians while catching a captivating gunslinger show that will transport you back to the beginning days of the town. Saddle up for a wild ride at Mountaineer Days – where the past meets the present for an unforgettable adventure!



August 17

Wrightwood Mountain Classic Car Show 

Rev up your engines and head to Wrightwood for a classic car lover’s dream at our Mountain Classic Car Show! Set against the breathtaking backdrop of the mountains, this event showcases an impressive lineup of vintage automobiles that’ll make any enthusiast’s heart race. From sleek muscle cars to elegant classics, marvel at the beauty and craftsmanship of these timeless treasures. Join us for a day filled with nostalgia, camaraderie, and the shared passion for all things automotive. Whether you’re a collector, admirer, or simply love a good ride, the Wrightwood Mountain Classic Car Show promises an experience you won’t forget.

October 12

Chili Cook-Off, Salsa Contest, & Jeep Rally

Spice up your weekend in Wrightwood with a sizzling fusion of flavor and adventure at our Chili Cook-Off, Salsa Contest, and Jeep Rally! Taste the heat as local chili aficionados compete for the title of chili champion, or sample zesty salsas that pack a punch in our salsa showdown. For those craving off-road excitement, enjoy a showcase of local Jeeps. Whether you’re a foodie, thrill-seeker, or both, this event promises a mouthwatering and adrenaline-fueled experience that’ll leave you hungry for more!



November 29 & 30

Wrightwood Mountain Holiday Celebration 

Celebrate the magic of the season at Wrightwood’s Mountain Holiday Celebration! Join us for a festive extravaganza filled with joy and wonder, highlighted by our dazzling Parade of Lights that illuminates the streets with holiday cheer. Gather in the heart of town for our beloved Annual Tree Lighting ceremony, where the twinkling lights create a magical ambiance sure to warm your heart. With Christmas caroling, delicious treats, and plenty of holiday spirit, our Mountain Holiday Celebration is the perfect way to create lasting memories with loved ones amidst the beauty of the mountains.