Ski with a Ranger at Heavenly Mountain Resort
Ski with a Ranger Conservation Education program will begin Friday, January 16, 2015, at Heavenly Mountain Resort, weather permitting. Tours begin at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., every Monday and Friday through April 10, 2015, weather permitting. To join a tour, participants should meet at the top of the gondola. Participants must be intermediate level skiers/boarders or above and provide their own lift ticket. Attendance is on a first-come first-served basis. Ski with a Ranger is offered to Heavenly Mountain…
Art Classes Ages 5-15 at Tahoe Tot Spot
Wednesday or Thursday evenings. 4.30-6pm 4 week series per month (once a week). Click HERE to sign up. Gina Stowell, Art Teacher: Gina has been teaching art to children in the Lake Tahoe area for 13 years. In 2004, she incorporated a nonprofit arts organization and implemented the fine arts program in all five elementary schools in our community with the help of 130 parent volunteers. She has organized and taught fine arts classes for the Valhalla Arts, Music and Theater Festival at…
Art Reception at Bona Fide Books
March 6 , 6:30-8:30 pm, Help kick off our season at Bona Fide HQ with a reception for plein air painter Ginny Schankerman and HAVE PAINTS, WILL TRAVEL. Also, take a gander at the Print Shop and Community Mercantile, and preview of our forthcoming titles! This event is free and open to the public. Schankerman’s collection, “Have Paints, Will Travel,” will be at Bona Fide Books through March. Bona Fide Books, now in its sixth year, will also reveal forthcoming…
Dancing with The Tahoe Stars, a benefit for Tahoe Arts Project
Tahoe Arts Project is pleased to present the 3rd annual "Dancing With The Tahoe Stars", a benefit for Tahoe Arts Project on Saturday, March 7th at 6:30 pm at the MontBleu Theater.
March Date Night – St Patty’s Celebration! Party for the Kids at Tahoe Tot Spot
Saturday, March 14th – 5:30 – 9.30pm. Date Night – St Patty’s. Once a month on a Saturday. Drop the kids off for 4 whole hours while you get a night out (or in)! We’ll take care of the rest with games, free play, arts & crafts , story time and a “G” rated movie to finish off the night! Your child will be more than ready to sleep by the time you pick them up! Don’t forget to wear…
Annual Health & Life Science Expo
March 18 from 4-6pm in Incline Village. It is free. Attend the 10th annual family SCIENCE EXPO at the Tahoe Center for Environmental Sciences, Incline Village. Hands-on science investigations and experiments for children ages 6—12 and their families. This coming year’s activities focus on LIFE SCIENCES AND ACTIVITIES will include cells, DNA, bacteria, fungus, plants, bugs, fish, reptiles, mammals, and more. The Science Expo fosters student excitement and interest in science. Learn with your child!
Equinox Spring Festival at Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort
The Equinox Spring festival includes a free concert series, events, parties, and more, giving guests an opportunity to enjoy the outdoor Solstice Plaza, listen to live music, reminisce about a great day on the mountain and celebrate spring in the Sierra.
Guided Snowshoe Trek at the Ehrman Mansion
Guided Snowshoe Trek at the Ehrman Mansion. California State Parks interpreters will be leading people on snowshoe treks on the West Shore this winter. The events are Jan. 17, Feb. 14, March 21 and April 18 (if there is snow) — all starting at 11am. They begin in front of the Ehrman Mansion. Rangers will talk about the natural environment that attracted Tahoe’s earliest settlers and the history of the area. The snowshoe trek is free, though parking is $10. Participants…
Debunking Tahoe Myths with David Antonucci at the Tahoe Center for Environmental Science
David Antonucci will debunk the common myths and provide accurate answers to the most common questions about Lake Tahoe on March 24. His talk — Fibs, Fakes and Falsehoods – Mistaken Tahoe — is an opportunity to gather correct and accurate information about Lake Tahoe. The talk is at 6pm at the Tahoe Science Center in Incline Village. It is co-sponsored by UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center and North Lake Tahoe Chamber/CVB/Resort Association. The happy hour mixer will run…
South Lake Tahoe Library – Friends of the Library Book Sale
10:00 AM. Hundreds of previously read, some new and all loved books will be sold.
Tot Egg Hunt at Kahle Community Park
Sponsored by the Tahoe Douglas Firefighter’s Association. An Extra special day for Family Fun! The Easter Bunny will be hiding eggs outside and you can climb on fire trucks. Come inside and enjoy the bounce house, indoor playground and refreshments. Bring a basket to collect eggs and a camera for an Exciting day! Hunt begins at 11:00 AM. Gym open until 1:00 PM. Ages 0 – 6.
Alert Tahoe at the South Lake Tahoe Library
Saturday, April 18, 1:00 pm. Dr. Graham Kent from the UNR Seismological Laboratory will give a presentation on ALERT Tahoe. ALERT Tahoe is a new, one-of-a-kind fire cameraa nd multi-hazard tracking system that includes smoke investigation, prescribed fire oversight, wildfire tracking, Earthquake Early Warning, and the monitoring of extreme weather events. A prototype of the fire camera system is functioning, scoring early successes during the summer of 2014. Dr. Kent will present in the existing and planned camera systems, in…
Genoa Cowboy Festival
Our mission is to preserve the original Old West, cowboy flavor of Genoa once a year by inviting visitors to explore our western heritage with music, art, crafts, food and living history.
Amgen Tour of California Stage 1 & 2 Women’s Race at South Lake Tahoe
Amgen Tour of California Stage 1 & 2 Women’s Race at South Lake Tahoe To observe the 10th anniversary edition of the Amgen Tour of California, organizers of the race announced that the first two stages of the expanded women’s portion of the race would be hosted by Tahoe South, “America’s Best Lake,” (USA Today, Aug. 2012) May 8 – 9, 2015. The competition will continue in Sacramento, May 10, 2015, with a third racing stage , the same day…
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…
Lights on the Lake Fireworks
The American Pyrotechnics Association rates South Shore’s spectacular Fourth of July fireworks celebration one of the top five displays in the nation.
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival
July 10 – August 23. 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. And…
American Century Celebrity Golf Championship 2015
July 14 – 19, 2015 – Celebrity Golf – American Century Championship Holiday Special $60 Season Pass available through December 25th Enjoy the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship from the shores of beautiful Lake Tahoe. With a purse of $625,000 and network television exposure, it’s the most prestigious and richest celebrity tournament in golf. For current and former professional athletes and entertainers who play to a U.S.G.A. registered handicap of 10 or less. Get up close and personal with the celebrities…
South Lake Tahoe Girls Basketball Jamboree
29th Annual South Lake Tahoe Girls Basketball Jamboree. July 15 – 18, 2015. Teams play a minimum of 5 games.
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds to Perform During the Aviation Round-up at the Minden Tahoe Airport
The Minden Tahoe Airport received confirmation that the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be performing along with additional civilian performers during the Aviation Round-up on August 22nd and 23rd, 2015. The Thunderbirds squadron is an Air Combat Command unit composed of eight pilots (including six demonstration pilots), four support officers, four civilians and more than 100 enlisted personnel performing in almost 30 job specialties. A Thunderbirds air demonstration is a mix of formation flying and solo routines. The pilots perform…
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.
Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza
This pyrotechnic exhibition explodes over Lake Tahoe after dusk and features a variety of patterns, shapes and designs. The show features a simultaneous music broadcast that can be heard on local stations KRLT-FM 93.9 and KOWL – AM 1490. Show begins at 8:30pm. The fireworks are visible from all over town. Below are some of the sweet spots to get a front row seat. The view from the lake is probably the most spectacular. The Tahoe Queen and M.S. Dixie II: South…
Lake Tahoe Marathon
October 8 – 11, 2015. Arguably the most beautiful marathon in the world, the Lake Tahoe Marathon has grown into a premier, 3-day running festival, attracting thousands of athletes and visitors each year. Athletes will start in Tahoe City on the North Shore and they will wind their way along the West Shore of beautiful Lake Tahoe. The route includes the world-famous Emerald Bay with views of Vikingsholm Castle and Fanette Island, as well as a trek through the historical sites…