Yosemite National Park Accepts Submissions to the 6th Annual Gateway Expression Student Art and Poetry Contest

Yosemite National Park Accepts Submissions to the 6th Annual Gateway Expression Student Art and Poetry Contest

Local Youth Artists Are Encouraged to Participate Yosemite National Park hosts the 6th Annual Gateway Expressions Student Art and Poetry Contest. This annual event celebrates the creativity of local youth artists and poets living in the gateway communities bordering Yosemite National Park. This year’s contest features a special anniversary category in celebration of the National […]

Experience Yosemite National Park in Virtual Reality with President Obama

Experience Yosemite National Park in Virtual Reality with President Obama

Summary: Join President Obama on a 360-degree tour of Yosemite National Park, an iconic example of “America’s best idea.” Earlier this summer, the First Family traveled to Yosemite National Park to celebrate the centennial of the National Park Service. Today, on the National Parks 100th birthday, you can experience the President’s trip to Yosemite like […]

Yosemite Hospitality Announces ‘Taste of Yosemite’ Culinary Series Lineup

Yosemite Hospitality Announces ‘Taste of Yosemite’ Culinary Series Lineup

Top chefs from around the country convene in Yosemite National Park for cooking demonstrations, lively receptions and gourmet dinners Yosemite Hospitality, LLC, a subsidiary of Aramark, today announced the lineup for the Taste of Yosemite culinary showcase. The celebrated Taste of Yosemite event will be held over a series of eight sessions from January 8 – […]

NPS Centennial Celebration with Mariposa Symphony Orchestra

NPS Centennial Celebration with Mariposa Symphony Orchestra

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra performed live at Glacier Point on Sunday. This was the seventh, and final, performance of “Our Nation’s Nature”, a five-county tour officially commemorating the National Park Service Centennial. The concert was Yosemite’s official, public NPS Centennial Celebration. “This might be a once in a lifetime event”, said Don Neubacher, Superintendent of Yosemite National […]

Acclaimed Photographer Clyde Butcher Publishes New Book “Celebrating America’s National Parks”

Acclaimed Photographer Clyde Butcher Publishes New Book “Celebrating America’s National Parks”

Throughout his award-winning career, photographer Clyde Butcher has cherished America’s national parks. “I am filled with gratitude that I live in a country that had the foresight to save so many wild places for future generations,” said Butcher. “They have given us the ability to step out of the rush of the modern world and […]

21st Annual Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza Adds More Beer Tasting and Music to Its Four Day Party in the Pines

21st Annual Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza Adds More Beer Tasting and Music to Its Four Day Party in the Pines

Celebrating its milestone of 21 years, the Mammoth Festival of Beers and Bluesapalooza in Mammoth Lakes, California is gearing up for its annual summer party with two days of craft beer tasting, two music stages, a new party zone for VIPs and its most diverse musical lineup yet, August 4th-7th, outdoors among the pines at […]