Blackout Bingo at the Himmel Haus
Tuesdays. Blackout Bingo – “Not your grandma’s BINGO” – wild hosts, dirty jokes, weird prizes, funky music, and the lovely Miss Bingo! – Starts at 9pm – FREE!
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.
Fish Taco Friday at the Riva Grill on the Lake
Fish Taco Friday is BACK! Every Friday starting at 6:30 PM. Discounted drinks and fish tacos, weekly grand prize snow board, raffle prizes from local sponsors including Heavenly, Ripp N’ Willies, Bacardi, Zephyr Cruises, South Tahoe Ski and Board Rentals, Tahoe Bowl and a whole lot more. Live music by Ike and Martin from 8-11.
Easter Egg Hunt at the Lake Tahoe Community College
Saturday, April 4. The 48th annual event will be hosted by the South Tahoe Optimist Club, which will hide 2,500 eggs throughout the parking lot near the college gym. Children will be sorted by age group and an area will also be designated for children with special needs. Prizes will be handed out. 10:30 am Easter Costume Parade 10:45 am Easter Bonnet Contest 11:00 am Egg Hunt by Age Group Bring a basket or sack to hold your eggs. The…
Yappy Hour ACT Fundraiser at Base Camp Pizza
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm at Base Camp Pizza in the Heavenly Village. Animal Coalition of Tahoe Fundraiser. Half-price garlic chips & garlic fries, happy hour drink specials. Come enjoy Base Camp’s great pizza, soups, salads and full bar. Live music! Great raffle prizes! For more information call (530) 307-3638 or email email@example.com
Bingo Night at the South Lake Tahoe Senior Citizens Center
Doors open at 4:00 pm. Game packs will be sold at 5:00 pm. Early games start at 5:30 PM. 18 years and older invited. Free refreshments for players. Fundraiser for center activities. (530) 541-1689
Lake Tahoe Historical Society’s Fireside Chat at Camp Richardson Resort
7:00 PM. Speaker, Bill Kingman will be sharing his photo presentation of “Then and Now” images of South Lake Tahoe. audience participation is encouraged. Space is limited, arrive early. Event is free to members and $3 for non-members. Become a member and save $3. Light refreshments will be served. Historic Camp Richardson Resort, 1900 Jameson Beach Rd. (530) 541-5458
A Special Screening of Chasing Ice at the Lake Tahoe Community College
Friday, April 17, Duke Theatre at the Lake Tahoe Community College. Lake of the Sky Outfitters, the League to Save Lake Tahoe, and the Sierra Nevada Alliance are partnering to bring the feature-length film Chasing Ice to Tahoe. Please join us for an introduction to the movie and the issues as they pertain to Tahoe and the Sierra, the 75 minute film, and a closing discussion and raffle. The event starts at 7pm, doors are at 6:30. See you there!
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…
Soroptimist International of Tahoe Sierra’s Annual Fundraiser, “An Elegant Evening” at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
5:30 – 10:30 PM. Join us for another incredible evening of fun, food, and community. On arrival guests will enjoy wonderful tastings from our winery friends in El Dorado Hills. Our evening includes another beautiful plated dinner will be served by Harrah’s finest. Guests will be able to taste spirits provided by our friends at Crystal Basin Cellars, Grace Patriot Wines, Tahoe Blue Vodka, and Wofford Acres Vineyards at the beginning of our evening. You’ll enjoy incredible floral displays by…
Annual Tourism Forum at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel
Save the date, Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Lake Tahoe Resort Hotel. Special guest speakers Ken Fisher and Jonathan Weidenhamer from Park City. This year’s forum will feature lessons learned from similar mountain towns and how the South Shore can distinguish itself as a world-class recreation destination.
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…
Logan: The Honorable Life and Scandalous Death of a Western Lawman
Saturday, April 25, 2015, 1 PM. Author Jackie Boor will present LOGAN: The Honorable Life and Scandalous Death of a Western Lawman. Ms. Boor is the great granddaughter of this historic sheriff and has unearthed the untold story of his 1906 murder. Dealing with rowdy miners, drunken gamblers, and even Wild West legends like Wyatt Earp was a routine part of the job for onetime Nye County Sheriff Thomas Logan. This is a story steeped in local history, presented in…
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.
Trail Talk: Geology of the Tahoe Rim Trail at the South Lake Tahoe Library
Join us for our monthly “Trail Talk Series” where you’ll hear from local experts who will share their knowledge and expertise related to the Tahoe Rim Trail, what you can find while exploring and how you can be prepared for a safe and enjoyable trail experience! The talk, “Geology of the Tahoe Rim Trail” will be held on Tuesday, April 28 at El Dorado County Library with the Friends of the Library located at 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd. South Lake…
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…
Cool Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Cruise every Friday at the Heavenly Village
Fridays, May – October. 5 – 8pm. Gas money drawing, prizes and more! Rain cancels. Open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Brought to you by Good Sam Safe Ride.
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 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…
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.
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.…
Intensive Spanish Summer Institute at Lake Tahoe Community College
August 3 – 7, 2015. Intensive Spanish Summer Institute at Lake Tahoe Community College Week long Spanish Immersion Program providing instruction for all levels of Spanish, including 90 cultural break-out sessions. See our website for details: www.ltcc.edu/issi, 530-541-4660 x522 and firstname.lastname@example.org Registration starts May 29, 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…
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.
Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association’s Rose to Toads Showcase
5th Annual Rose to Toads Showcase – Sunday, September 6, 2015. 6:00 am to Dark Over 60 miles in length with 8,000 feet of climbing and 10,000 feet of descent, this is the most amazing mountain bike ride. It takes most people all day to complete while showcasing some of the best trails linking Tahoe’s North Shore from Mount Rose down to Lake Tahoe’s South Shore ending on the famous Mr. Toads Wild Ride. This is a member’s only ride…
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.
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.
The 13th Great Lake Tahoe Bike Race & Ride
September 26 & 27, 2015. Saturday is the King & Queen of Kingsbury Grade Hill Climb. It will start on the Carson Valley side at the bottom of Kingsbury Grade and will climb approximately 8.3 miles to the summit. This will be a time trial event with a planned 30-second interval between cyclists. The winners will be crowned King and Queen of Kingsbury Grade. On Sunday we have 3 events. The events are for riders and those who want to be…
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.