Annual Hwy 50 Wagon Train
Wagon Train – 66th Annual. May 30 through June 6, 2015. Zephyr Cove, Nevada to Placerville, California. Wagon Train will rendezvous at Zephyr Cove on the beach on Saturday, May 30, and pull out on Sunday, May 31, to travel that day through South Lake Tahoe to Meyers, CA. The rest of the week will be on Highway 50 to Placerville, CA. On Friday, June 5, there will be a steak BBQ, cowboy poetry, live music, Beer and Wine at…
Native Species Festival at Taylor Creek Visitor Center
The U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit will host the fourth annual Native Species Festival on May 30. This free family event is from 10 am -4 pm at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center, located three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89. This festival is a great way to spend the afternoon outdoors and learn about the native species of the Lake Tahoe Basin. Attend walks led by field professionals and local students to learn about native…
Valhalla Renaissance Faire 2015
Valhalla Renaissance Faire June 5, 6 & 7, 2015. 7 Acres of Continuous Entertainment on 4 Stages, Scores of Merchants & Over 1000 Actors, Hard Hitting, Lance Splitting Jousting, Live Sword Fighting, Children’s Games, Educational Demonstrations, Jugglers, Magicians, Minstrels, Food, Beverages, & Fun! Check out their Facebook page. Family Day @ Valhalla Renaissance Faire. On Friday June 5th, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Faire will open for school field trips and families. Family day is geared towards elementary and middle school…
Ski Run Farmer’s Market & Street Fair
Ski Run Boulevard Farmers’ Market beginning Friday, June 5th, between 3 and 8 pm. The Farmers’ Market will be held every Friday afternoon through September 4th between Larch and Birch on beautiful Ski Run Boulevard. More than 20 vendors will be offering organic farm fresh produce, honey, locally raised meats, hot food for dinner, handmade ice cream, handmade chocolates and other treats. There is also a bounce house and face painting for kids, live art performances-demos and local live music.
National Trails Day with Tahoe Rim Trail Association
Join the Tahoe Rim Trail Association Saturday, June 6th, to celebrate the 23rd anniversary of National Trails Day. Here on the Tahoe Rim Trail, we are honoring National Trails Day by kicking off our summer trail building season, our Trail Challenge program, leading two public hikes, and hosting a booth at Explore Tahoe with educational activities and information on recreational opportunities around the Tahoe Basin. Our all-day event will offer something for everyone and will conclude with a celebration at…
Lake Tahoe Birding Festival at Taylor Creek Visitor Center
5th annual Lake Tahoe Birding Festival at Taylor Creek Visitor Center on June 7, 2014. 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Every year, TINS partners with the U.S. Forest Service, Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit and many other agencies, organizations, and businesses, to bring the Lake Tahoe Bird Festival to Tahoe. The event is one of hundreds of International Migratory Bird Day festivals celebrated throughout the Americas. The festival will teach the Tahoe community about the incredible journey that migratory birds…
Lake Tahoe Reggae Festival – at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe
Iration and Matisyahu co-headline the reggae festival, which takes place all-day June 27 and includes the Green, Don Carlos, Fortunate Youth, Vokab Kompany and Squarefield Massive.
Rolling Chrome/Tahoe Thunder – Car & M/C Show at the Heavenly Village
Trophies, poker run, sidewalk sales, 50’s music, $40 entry. Open to all. Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride. Facebook page
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival
July 10 – August 23, 2015 New for 2015, a two-show season! Romeo and Juliet The Greatest Love Story Ever Told By: William Shakespeare Shakespeare’s powerfully poetic and tragic tale of love and loss will steal your heart and leave you breathless. Transcending the hate of warring factions, two young, star-crossed lovers risk all they have to be together. However, the same passion that stirs the lovers’ hearts also fuels the wrath of their feuding families and exacts heart-rending results.…
Lake Tahoe Bluegrass Festival at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
The inaugural Lake Tahoe Bluegrass Festival brings together Grammy-award winning musicians and artists for an all-day music event.
Tahoe Paradise Park’s 50th Birthday Bash
To celebrate the park’s 50th birthday, there will be a bash July 11 from noon-8 pm. There will be food, art and craft show, music all day, and car shows. People are encouraged to bring kayaks and paddleboards. Park founder and developer of the park Mary Jo Wilson, wife of Jim Wilson, and family members will be the special guests. The park’s history will be on display in the clubhouse. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
Wa She Shu It’ Deh Native American Arts Festival – Valhalla Arts, Music and Theatre Festival
Saturday & Sunday, July 25 & 26, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. The Washoe will re-unite at the Tallac Historic Site in South Lake Tahoe to honor their culture and heritage during their annual Wa She Shu It’ Deh Native American Arts Festival. Sponsored by the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California, the festival will take place at the Valhalla Grand Hall and Lawn and is free to attend.
Hot Tahoe Cruisin’ South Shore Car Show at the Heavenly Village
Sidewalk sales, 25 trophies on each Saturday, August 1 & 8, poker run, special music. Open to all cars, trucks and bikes. Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride. July 31 – August 9, 2015
Great Gatsby Living History Festival
Saturday & Sunday, August 8 & 9. The Gatsby Festival is quite the affair at Tallac Historic Site. Vintage car shows, lively music and a Gatsby-era fashion show grace the historic Pope and Baldwin estates that line the shore. Food and Pope House Tours are plentiful and children love face painting and wandering jugglers. Tickets are available at www.tahoeheritage.org or by calling 530-544-7383.
Meyers Mountain Bike Festival
The 3rd Annual Meyers Mountain Bike Festival will take place on August 9, 2015 in the Divided Sky parking lot, located at 3200 US Highway 50. The festival kicks off with a “Triple Crown Ride” covering 30+ miles and a 5,200 elevation gain. Riders should arrive at the Divided Sky at 7:30am to register for the ride. A $25 donation will support the Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association (TAMBA), and Clif Bar will have water and fueling stations along the…
Sample the Sierra – A farm-to-fork festival celebrating the best food, wine, and art in the Sierra Nevada
The TahoeChamber proudly announces the 6th Annual Sample the Sierra, a farm-to-fork festival celebrating the best food, wine, and art in the Sierra Nevada, September 6, 2015.
Fall Festival and Chili Cook Off at the South Lake Tahoe Parks & Rec Complex
The Annual Fall Festival and Chili Cook Off will return to the South Lake Tahoe Recreation Complex on Saturday, September 12, 2015. The event will begin at 10:00 am and run until 4:00 pm. Admission is free. For more information, please call Golden Bear Events at (530) 544-7412 or visit our website at www.goldenbearevents.com The Chili cook off will be from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Cool September Days Car, Truck and M/C Show at the Heavenly Village
Cash and prizes awarded, 50 trophies, poker run. Special room rates, sidewalk sales. $40 show. Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride.
Fall Fish Fest (Kokanee Salmon Festival) at Taylor Creek Visitor Center
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Celebrate the annual fall migration of the Kokanee salmon during the Fall Fish Fest at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center. The Visitor Center is located three miles north of South Lake Tahoe on Highway 89. Join the fun and participate in this free family event which has become one of the most fascinating educational and wildlife viewing events in Northern California. The festival encourages participation by children and their parents in a wide variety of…
Oktoberfest at Historic Camp Richardson Resort
Camp Richardson’s Annual Oktoberfest is held the first weekend of October on-site at the Camp Richardson resort. Oktoberfest provides fun and laughs for the whole family. A local’s favorite, this Lake Tahoe festival features great food, music, family games & activities, and the famous Beer and Wine Garden. German Food & Desserts Craft Booths Beer & Wine Garden Live Music featuring the “Gruber Family Band” Pumpkin Patch Bouncy Castle Face Painting Costume Contest for you & your dog Admission and…