What’s to Do this Weekend? (May 9 – May 11)

In Things to do

It’s Mother’s Day weekend and if you’re spending the weekend in the park with Mom here’s some things you can check do together.

Friday – May 9
Historic Ahwahnee Tour – Ahwahnee Hotel – 1:00 PM (1hr)
Learn about the history of the Ahwahnee while you stroll through it’s historical halls.
Sign-up at the Ahwahnee Concierge Desk (required).

Saturday – May 10
Art Workshop – Yosemite Art Center – 10:00AM – 2:00PM (4Hours)
Experience Yosemite through art. Presented by the Yosemite Conservancy, join with celebrated artist in a participatory workshop where you will not only get to experience Yosemite but you’ll actually be paiting as wel. This week’s workshop is presentedy by Marcy Wheeler and titlted ‘Yosemite Spring Landscape’.
$10 per visitor. Art supplies are available for purchase.

The Yosemite Art Center is located in Yosemite Village next to the Village Store. Yosemite Art Center Hours: Daily 9AM – 4:30PM (closed for lunch). Call 209-372-1442 or visit yosemiteconservancy.org for more details.

Sunday – May 11 (Mothers Day)
Yosemite Through the Eyes of a Buffalo Soldier, 1903 – Yosemite Theater – 7:00PM
Experience Yosemite through the eyes of a Buffalo Soldier, one of the first protectors of the park. Film and presentation are presented by Ranger Shelton Johnson. Tickets are available at the Valley Visitor Center Bookstore.

You may also read!

NPS Announces New Rules for Horsetail Fall (firefall) event

If you've ever been you know the Horsetail Fall event, commonly known as the firefall, is one of the

Read More...
Mike Reynolds Superintendent of Yosemite National Park

Mike Reynolds Named Superintendent of Yosemite

Mike Reynolds, a 31-year NPS veteran and a third-generation NPS employee, will be returning to the park as the

Read More...

Highway 41 Closed Temporarily

If you're coming from Fresno and headed to Yosemite Valley or if you're staying at the Tenaya Lodge or

Read More...

2 commentsOn What’s to Do this Weekend? (May 9 – May 11)

Comments are closed.

Mobile Sliding Menu