Lake Tahoe “Best Lake in America” by USA Today Readers’ Poll

USA Today August 10th newspaper announced their readers’ poll named ‘Big Blue’ Tahoe reigns as USA’s best lake. It’s no wonder with all the year-round outdoor activities to be had and some of the most amazing scenic beauty in North America is here at Lake Tahoe. If your debating on making a trip to Lake Tahoe this year then consider all that’s right at your fingertips like world class ski resorts,... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Marathon

Lake Tahoe Marathon Week of Events

September 28-30, 2012 – Lake Tahoe Marathon Week of Events Do you enjoy running, walking, swimming, paddling, or pedaling? Runners from all over the country love to participate in the Lake Tahoe Marathon for its lush scenery and challenging terrain. Along with the marathon are 5-days of activities and over 30 events you can participate in. Expect additional sporting events such as fun runs, kayak races, swimming competitions... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival

Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival

September 1-9, 2012 at Northstar at Tahoe and Squaw Valley “A week long celebration of the senses.” When a cool fall breeze starts you blow in, you know it is time for the Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival 2012. Wow your palette with delightful foods and fantastic wines from Lake Tahoe’s best restaurants and some of the best wineries in the region. Attracting thousands of visitors each year, including... Read more »

An Evening Stroll at Lake Tahoe’s Sugar Pine State Park

A few weeks ago I was with my family and friend heading up the West Shore to have dinner at Sunnyside Restaurant, one of our favorite “things to do” at Lake Tahoe. On the way we took a detour and parked at Sugar Pine State Park which turned out to be the highlight of the whole day. One of those nice surprises that adds to an already great summer afternoon in Tahoe. After living in Lake Tahoe for 15 years I’m... Read more »

Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride and Rendezvous

Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride & Rendezvous

Motorcycle enthusiasts unite at the Lake Tahoe Adventure Motorcycle Ride & Rendezvous! From August 23rd to the 26th you can celebrate the freedom of riding in remote and beautiful natural environments with fellow motorcycle riders. This is not your typical motorcycle event. The Rendezvous is exclusively for adventure riders who aren’t afraid of a little dirt and grime. There will be adventure riding clinics, vendor displays,... Read more »

Great Gasby and Tea Festival

Great Gatsby Festival and Tea at Tallac Historic Site

Take at trip back in time at the annual Great Gatsby Festival and Tea on Sunday, August 12. Make your way to the Pope Estate at the Tallac Historic Site for this spectacular 1-day Vintage Faire that will bring you back to the 1920s. Peruse the antiques, vintage clothing and accessories all to the beat of live music. Let a costumed tour guide give you an interactive tour of the historic property and house. Take a vintage auto... Read more »

Squaw Valley Brews Jazz and Funk

Squaw Valley Brews, Jazz & Funk Fest

Celebrate Brews, Jazz, and Funk at this annual Squaw Valley festival, August 11th and 12th. Attracting visitors and locals alike, the festival is a rockin’ summer event. Sample beers from over 40 breweries. and enjoy an incredible music line-up at this 2-day event. Local breweries (and some from afar) come to the festival to let you sample their latest and greatest creations. Make some great summer memories at the Squaw... Read more »

Hot August Nights South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe’s Hot August Nights

South Lake Tahoe’s Hot August Nights takes place August 3rd to the 5th at MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa. Relive the best of the 1950s at South Lake Tahoe’s Hot August Nights. Check out the Cool Car Showroom, Classic Car Auction and automotive exhibits. Compete in the daily Show-n-Shines for the chance to win a cash and trophy award. Take part in a Poker Walk and the night-time cruising, or participate in the Sock Hop.... Read more »

Lake in the Sky Air Show

Lake Tahoe Air Fest

If you love fast planes and want to see some of our nation’s best aerobatic performers and daring sky diving stunts, com to the annual Lake Tahoe Air Fest (also known as the Lake in the Sky Air Show). Taking place at the Lake Tahoe Airport in South Lake Tahoe, CA, this is one of the largest air festivals in the region with lots of action both in the air and on the ground to keep you entertained.  Check out the vintage military... Read more »

The Perfect Beach Day at Zephyr Cove Resort

So I just took my five year daughter to Zephyr Cove beach this past Saturday afternoon. It was late in the day and I new parking would probably be impossible, but at 3pm we squeaked in a spot even though the signs said parking was full. The gal at the entrance gate was very friendly and even suggested where we head to park. We paid our $8 for the entrance fee and got a spot up front! Now I knew this was the hot spot for young... Read more »