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…
Lake Tahoe Home & Garden Show
The fourth annual Lake Tahoe Home and Garden Show will be held Friday, April 24th, and Saturday, April 26, 2015. The event will be at the Recreation Complex Gymnasium on Rufus Allen Blvd., and will feature live music, food, door prizes, drawing prizes, and free admission. Friday’s event will be open to the public from 4:30 -7:30 pm and will be open Saturday from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm. Vendors for all types of services and goods that relate to anything for…
South Tahoe Earth Day at Bijou Community Park
Earth Day recognizes, celebrates, and promotes our region’s unique beauty while educating the public about local environmental issues.
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.
South Lake Tahoe Family Resource Center’s Cinco de Mayo Fundraiser
Family Resource Center’s Annual Cinco de Mayo Party The South Lake Tahoe Family Resource Center (a non-profit public benefit agency) will hold its 12th annual Cinco de Mayo festival at Heavenly’s California Lodge on May 1 from 5 to 10 p.m. An all-you-can-eat Mexican buffet, authentic live music, folkloric dancers, children’s activities, a no-host beer and wine bar and tequila tasting will be featured at the event. Tickets are on sale at the center for $20 in advance and $25…
Aquatic Mammals at the South Lake Tahoe Library
Tuesday, May 5 at 6:00 pm. Will Richardson with Tahoe Institute of Natural Sciences will present Tahoe’s Aquatic Mammals. It will be an evening of learning about beavers, river otters and more.
Amgen Tour of California Stage 1 & 2 Women’s Race at South Lake Tahoe
Amgen Tour of California 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 as the overall men’s start of the Amgen Tour of…
The Academy of Dance Arts at MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa
6:00 pm, Friday & Saturday, May 15 & 16, 2015. Come and join The Academy of Dance Arts for an amazing and exciting night of dance as they celebrate their 21st Anniversary in the Tahoe and Carson Valley Communities. Dancers ranging in age from 4 through 30 will be performing on the MontBleu stage. The show is appropriate for all ages and will be filled with sparkling costumes, dazzling choreography and most important of all…beautiful, talented and smiling dancers having the…
Walk with Rotary to End Polio
May 16, 2015 8:30 – 10:30 AM. 3K Lake Tahoe Walk to End Polio. Starting in the back parking lot of Harveys. 1.87 miles suitable for all ages and fitness levels. $15 per poerson and includes a souvenir T-shirt to commemorate 30 years of Rotary International’s efforts to eradicate polio in the world. Register online at TahoePolioWalk.com or call Cheryl Zarachoff at (775) 588-1142. The Lake Tahoe Walk To End Polio is part of the Rotary District 5190 Conference at…
Lake Tahoe Summer Kick Off Car & Bike Show at the Heavenly Village
Friday, May 22 – – Monday, May 25. 25 trophies, poker run, sidewalk sales, Free show. Open to all. Brought to you by the Good Samaritans Safe Ride. Facebook page
Annual Hwy 50 Wagon Train
Wagon Train – 66th Annual. May 30 through June 5, 2014. 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…
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…
Annual Re-Ride of the Pony Express Trail
The National Pony Express Association will conduct its Annual Re-Ride of the Pony Express Trail from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California, June 15 – 25, 2015. In addition to being able to see the riders along various parts of the trail — including Lake Tahoe — it’s possible to have a letter delivered this way. Mail will be carried by horseback by more than 700 riders from St. Joseph, Mo., through Kansas, Nebraska, Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and California…
CUFA Tahoe – Come up for Air Soccer Tournament
Saturday & Sunday, June 20 & 21, 2015. Come join the soccer community of South Lake Tahoe, CA for our annual CUFA tournament brought to you by the Tahoe Soccer Foundation and providing scholarships to local youth athletes. This is an open event for AYSO, USYS or US Club teams, both boy and girls, ages U10-U19.
Tahoe Legends Challenge 10K/5K Run
RACE STARTS at 8:00 am at the Lake Tahoe Community College parking area. Presented by: TR4CK – Track for Community and Kids The 5 kilometer and 10 kilometer runs snake through rolling hills, forests and meadows on single track trails and bike paths. Competitors start at LTCC and finish on the track at the South Tahoe Community Sports Complex, former home of the 1968 Olympic Trials Track. RACE-DAY REGISTRATION: 7:15 AM – 7:45 AM. RACE START: 8:00 AM ENTRY FEE: $30…
Lake Tahoe Bike Challenge Celebration at the Heavenly Village
Saturday, June 20, 2015. This year marks the 10th Annual Lake Tahoe Bike Challenge! From 5:30-7:30 join us for live music, announcements, awards and prizes of the challenge as well as recognizing the recipients of the 2014 Bicycle Achievement awards!
Live at Lakeview: Free Summer Concert Series on the Beach
FREE music on the beach with local vendors, food vendors, a beer garden, FREE bike valet, and great vibes! Parking is limited; with off-site locations available at the SLT Recreation Center (1601 Rufus Allen Blvd.) Bike or hike! June 25-August 27. Thursdays from 4:30 – 8:30 pm. Headliners onstage from 6-8:30 p.m.; openers, yet to be announced, 4:30-5:45 p.m.
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, 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.
American Century Celebrity Golf Championship 2015
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.
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.
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
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…
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…
Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim
Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim. Lake Tahoe is one of the world’s most famous sporting playgrounds. The region has an almost endless variety of spectacular mountain biking trails, adventurous hikes and, of course, waterborne activities on the “Big Blue” – Lake Tahoe – one of the largest, deepest and purest alpine lakes on earth. The Lake Tahoe Open Water Swim is a celebration of the natural environment of the Tahoe region featuring the beautiful, clear and clean water of Lake…
Heavenly Village Days on Labor Day” Car Show
Sidewalk sale, trophies, poker run, $40 show. Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride. September 4 – 7, 2015.
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…
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 4:30 pm. Admission is free, and door prizes will be given away every fifteen minutes. 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.
Chautauqua at Lake Tahoe
Sunday, September 20th at Valhalla. Second annual Chautauqua will once again be our fundraiser for the Society. We have assembled a cast of characters sure to please and educate our audience. Our new venue has limited seating. The evenings performance will include a sit-down dinner. Check back for more information on this event.
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…
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…
South Tahoe “Classic” Car, Truck and M/C Show at the Heavenly Village
Trophies, poker walk, sidewalk sales, old truck raffle giveaway. Free show. Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Brought to you by Good Samaritans Safe Ride.
Tahoe WordWave – A Festival of Story
A free festival for readers, writers, and lovers of story in South Lake Tahoe at the Tallac Historic Site.
Corral Trail Night Mountain Bike Ride
Saturday, October 17, 6:00 PM. Costumes encouraged, lights required – although we will have limited rentals and demos by JetLites. Hot drinks and good times provided by TAMBA. The Corral Night Ride is a fabled gathering of hearty souls that stage a night ride with Halloween revelry each year. Riders dressed as ghouls, disco freaks, and other random weirdness are all ready to ride mountain bikes in the dark, how cool is that? There is much myth around the history of…