Annual Great Gatsby Festival
August 10, 2014 | Tallac Historic Site

The Gatsby Festival is a two-day event at the Tallac Historic Site held each year the second weekend in August.  Throughout the weekend a variety of activities take place on the Pope and Baldwin Estates­—vintage car shows, wandering musicians and jugglers, a raffle, special sales of period appropriate items and the sale of the annual Gatsby poster.  Food and Pope House Tours are plentiful.  Children love face painting and lively music.


Gatsby Tea and Fashion Show Sunday August 10, 2014 from 2 to 4

We gather tea table decorated by Foundation volunteers and are serve sweets and savories, 1920s high tea, and bootleg champagne.  Sherrie Oliver will again be doing fashion and history.  The theme for 2013 will be The Life and Times of Jay Gatsby.  This will make the show mostly fashions of the 1920s.  She will have different people play different characters from the book and will read short passages about each one.

Valhalla Lawn — Tickets $50 per person

Contact Information
Tallac Historic Site
(530) 544-7383

Hwy 89 past Camp Richardson
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

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