While in Lake Tahoe you’ll find plenty of things to do during any season including these great Lake Tahoe events.


Explore Tahoe Speaker Series: An educational presentation on recreational and cultural activities of South Lake Tahoe, as well as an account of the 1960 Olympic Winter Games. Free refreshments and books will be for sale from the author and professional speaker David C. Antonucci.

Wines of France Tasting at Aprés Wine Company: Taste the Burgundy, Bordeaux, and the Rhéne and Loire of France with scrumptious appetizers.


Lake Tahoe South Shore Summer Kick-Off: Celebrate the anticipation of the warm summer season with historic, cultural, family-oriented, and interactive activities. Enjoy live music, the Great Lake Tahoe Sternwheeler Race, and much more.


Star Spangled Fourth: Lights on the Lake Fireworks: Look to the sky and see the largest synchronized fireworks display west of the Mississippi. Synchronized music can be heard on local radio stations KRLT-FM 93.9 and KOWL-AM 1490.

Lake Tahoe Festival of Fine Arts: This is an outdoor festival that includes fine-art, food, and entertainment for the whole family. Come view a variety of artists’ work in the categories of painting, glasswork, photography, sculpture, metalwork, fiber/wearable art, jewelry, mixed media, woodwork, and ceramics.

Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza: On Labor Day Sunday fireworks explode over Lake Tahoe after dusk. Synchronized music can be heard on local radio stations KRLT-FM 93.9 and KOWL-AM 1490.


21st Annual Kokanee Salmon Festival: Held at the U.S. Forest Service Visitor Center at Taylor Creek, this is a full weekend of family activities and the beautiful golden colors of Fall. Enjoy special events and great food.

Ocktoberfest: Enjoy craft-items, delicious food, authentic German music, and a beer and wine garden.