10:00 A.M. - 12:30 P.M., Lake Tahoe South Shore. The 2014 Great Lake Tahoe Sternwheeler race pits Nevada’s beloved MS Dixie II against California’s Tahoe Queen in a four-mile race along the southeastern shoreline of beautiful Lake Tahoe to determine overall lake supremacy and the chance to win the coveted Tahoe Cup.
The Tahoe Queen is located 900 Ski Run Blvd. South Lake Tahoe, CA at Ski Run Marina Village. The M.S. Dixie II is located at 760 HWY 50, Zephyr Cove NV at Zephyr Cove Resort. Both vessels will board at 10am and depart at 10:30am for a race start near Edgewood at 11am. Guests can join the party and excitement aboard either boat for only $25 per person, includes Tahoe’s only Paddlewheel Brunch Buffet.
Reservations can be made by calling 1-800-23-TAHOE. Because this is a special race event, the cruise will not go to Emerald Bay.
Itinerary for both vessels:
10am - Board Vessel
10am to 11am - Brunch Buffet
10:30am - Departure from Ski Run and Zephyr Cove
11am to 11:45am – The Race from Edgewood to Camp Richardson
11:45am – Boats Position for Trophy Presentation
11:50am – Trophy Presentation
12:20 – Arrive at home port and disembark
Monte Cristo Strata
Summer Vegetable Frittata with goat cheese
Marble Potatoes onions, peppers, parsley
Carved Beef Tri Tip with salsa, chimichurri, horseradish, rolls
Baked French Toast
Seasonal Fruit basil, lime
Cream Puffs and mini cheesecakes
Parking at Ski Run Marina will be $10.00 per vehicle and $8.00 at Zephyr Cove Resort.
Please Note: We are running a special sweepstakes for this event. I encourage yourself and also to tell your guests to enter for a chance to win special treatment of being the Honorary Captain during this fun event which includes: you and your crew will enjoy our onboard lavish brunch buffet, as well as a special gift basket to remember the occasion with! We'll be selecting two winners - one for the Tahoe Queen and one for the MS Dixie II!