Calvin and Loretta Lyster to Display
Holiday Woodwork at The Ahwahnee® for Second Year
The Lysters originally began crafting “Old World Father Christmas” wood sculptures as gifts for friends and family back in 1991. The cedar wood is collected from their property in
Each Christmas season, Calvin and Loretta create a limited number of sculptures available to the public. For their Ahwahnee showing, they have crafted unique pieces that depict Yosemite’s natural environment on Santa’s painted clothing, including Half Dome, the Grizzly Giant Sequoia,
Calvin’s wood sculptures have been shown in
The Lysters have lived in the
For further information, please call The Ahwahnee Concierge at 209.372.1426.
About The Ahwahnee
The Ahwahnee, Yosemite’s AAA-rated Four Diamond, national historic landmark hotel, is operated by Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, an affiliate of Delaware North Companies and the authorized National Park Service concessioner overseeing lodging, dining, guest recreation, retail and transportation for Yosemite’s 3.5 million annual visitors.
Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts is a subsidiary of Delaware North Companies, a leading hospitality provider with significant experience in hotel, retail, food service, recreation and transportation operations. The company’s portfolio includes historic properties in North America, such as Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex; Yosemite, Sequoia, Yellowstone and Grand Canyon national parks; Tenaya Lodge at Yosemite & Cottages at Tenaya Lodge; Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa;
About Delaware North Companies
Delaware North Companies is one of the world’s leading hospitality and food service providers. Its family of companies includes Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts, Delaware North Companies Gaming & Entertainment, Delaware North Companies Travel Hospitality Services, Delaware North Companies Sportservice, Delaware North Companies International, and Delaware North Companies Boston, owner of TD Garden. Delaware North Companies is one of the largest privately held companies in the
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