Events & Calendar

Yosemite Conservancy offers fun things to do in Yosemite, all year. Explore the park with our experts on guided hikes, backpacking trips, photography workshops or bird-watching tours. Join us in Yosemite Valley for art workshops and lively theater programs. Whatever your passion, find your adventure with us!

Your memories will last a lifetime, and program proceeds will be used to fund trail repair and access, habitat restoration, wildlife protection and more.

Learn more about how your participation in these programs benefits Yosemite National Park.

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Artist Trowzers Akimbo teaches vibrant acrylic technique in this Yosemite Conservancy art workshop.
Conquering Your Creative Fears: Mixed Media

Unlock the power of color, as you celebrate summer painting with acrylics in Yosemite, in this art workshop with artist Trowzers Akimbo.

Revered cultural icon Julia Parker leads visitors on a journey through American-Indian traditions and history in Yosemite Valley.
American Indian Food Preparation and Acorns with Julia Parker

Often described as a “national treasure” for ensuring the legacy of the Miwok-Paiute people in Yosemite, Julia Parker worked as a cultural demonstrator in the park for more than 60 years. This is a rare opportunity to join the recently retired Julia and her daughter Lucy for a two-day journey through American-Indian traditions in Yosemite Valley.

Shelton Johnson as a Buffalo Soldier at Yosemite Valley Theater
Yosemite comes alive in theater!

After a long day exploring the park, relax and enjoy an evening in the Yosemite Valley Theater with creative performances that reveal Yosemite’s history and little-known stories.

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Upcoming Events

Yosemite National Park Ranger John Dill shares stories of Yosemite Search and Rescue teams at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 25 2016 except Tue Sep 20 2016.
April 12, 2016
April 19, 2016
April 26, 2016
May 3, 2016
May 10, 2016
May 17, 2016
May 24, 2016
May 31, 2016
June 7, 2016
June 14, 2016
June 21, 2016
June 28, 2016
July 5, 2016
July 12, 2016
July 19, 2016
July 26, 2016
August 2, 2016
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August 16, 2016
August 23, 2016
August 30, 2016
September 6, 2016
September 13, 2016
September 27, 2016
October 4, 2016
October 11, 2016
October 18, 2016
October 25, 2016
Shows every Tuesday at 7 pm, April 12 - Oct 25 (No show Sept 20)
Hear stories about emergency response missions in the park from Yosemite’s expert Search and Rescue rangers.
Lee Stetson brings John Muir’s wild adventures to life at the Yosemite Theater in Yosemite Valley
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Oct 26 2016 except Wed Aug 24 2016.
May 25, 2016 to October 26, 2016
June 1, 2016 to November 2, 2016
June 8, 2016 to November 9, 2016
June 15, 2016 to November 16, 2016
June 22, 2016 to November 23, 2016
June 29, 2016 to November 30, 2016
July 6, 2016 to December 7, 2016
July 13, 2016 to December 14, 2016
July 20, 2016 to December 21, 2016
July 27, 2016 to December 28, 2016
August 3, 2016 to January 4, 2017
August 10, 2016 to January 11, 2017
August 17, 2016 to January 18, 2017
August 31, 2016 to February 1, 2017
September 7, 2016 to February 8, 2017
September 14, 2016 to February 15, 2017
September 21, 2016 to February 22, 2017
September 28, 2016 to March 1, 2017
October 5, 2016 to March 8, 2017
October 12, 2016 to March 15, 2017
October 19, 2016 to March 22, 2017
October 26, 2016 to March 29, 2017
Shows every Wednesday at 7 pm, May 25 - Oct 26 (No show Aug 24)
NPS Centennnial Annversary Show: Hear John Muir share stories from Yosemite in the 1900s as he awaits news on the future of his beloved Hetch Hetchy Valley.