Sep
23
Sat
2017
Tahoe Forest Stewardship Day
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Tahoe Forest Stewardship Day

The 20th annual Tahoe Forest Stewardship Day is Sept. 23 from 8am-3pm.

Participants will help restore the Angora burn area by improving trails and thinning brush to protect young trees.

Then all volunteers are invited to South Tahoe Brewing Co. for a celebration.

The work ends at 1pm, with the party from 1-3pm.

The annual event is put on by the League to Save Lake Tahoe.

To get more information and to RSVP, go online.

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Oktoberfest
Sep 23 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Oktoberfest

The 16th annual Oktoberfest returns to the Village at Squaw Valley on Sept. 23.

The village transforms into a miniature Bavaria complete with authentic German beer and food, Bavarian music and performances, and Oktoberfest themed games. 

Oktoberfest supports the local community with proceeds from beer sales benefiting the High Sierra Lacrosse Foundation, a nonprofit organization that supports student athletes developing skills in the sport of lacrosse. Last year’s Oktoberfest raised $20,000.

Entry into the festival is free, festival attendees must be 21 years or older with a valid ID to purchase beer. The event is from noon-6pm. Lederhosen and Dirndls are highly encouraged.

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Sep
28
Thu
2017
After Five Mixer
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
After Five Mixer

Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce’s After Five Mixer at Zephyr Cove Resort is Sept. 28 from 5-7:30pm. Cost is $10 for members, $20 for others.

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Sep
30
Sat
2017
FireFest
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
FireFest

FireFest will be at the Hard Rock Lake Tahoe on Sept. 30 from 10am-3pm.

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Garlic growing workshop
Sep 30 @ 1:00 pm
Garlic growing workshop

Garlic gardening — that will be the topic of a talk at the South Lake Tahoe Library on Sept. 30 at 1pm.

This is for anyone who has ever considered growing garlic in a garden in Tahoe.

UCCE Master Gardeners of Lake Tahoe is putting on this free workshop to show how garlic can be grown at the lake. Participants will receive instruction on cultivation techniques, and history/background on the plant.

Everyone will leave with free garlic for their gardens.

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Viva L’Auto
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm
Viva L’Auto

Viva L’Auto on Sept. 30 at 6pm benefits 3Strands Global Foundation. It includes cars provided by Niello Automotive, live band, food, drinks, live and silent auction. It will be at Palladio at Broadstone in Folsom. Cost is $75. For details, call 916.996.8813.

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Oct
7
Sat
2017
Alpine Aspen Festiva
Oct 7 – Oct 8 all-day
Alpine Aspen Festiva

The Alpine Aspen Festival is a celebration of the beauty and vital role of aspen groves in providing clean water to millions of Californians and Nevadans. This year’s festival will include educational hikes, artist workshops, conservation projects, music, and more. It will be Oct. 7-8, 9am-4pm on Blue Lakes Road off Highway 88.

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Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop
Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop

The 14th annual Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop is Oct. 7 from noon-4pm. It brings wine, food and philanthropy together in support of this year’s chosen nonprofit – Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nevada County and North Lake Tahoe. For more information or to buy tickets, go online.

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Oct
22
Sun
2017
Keep Sierra Clean Day
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Keep Sierra Clean Day

Keep Sierra Clean Day is Oct. 22 from 10am-3pm.

Everyone is invited to grab a group of friends, ride the chairlift, clean the mountain and collect prizes.

Participants should come prepared to navigate steep and sometimes rocky terrain with sturdy footwear. Bring work gloves, a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses, a water bottle and a bucket. Trash bags will be provided in addition to gloves and buckets if needed.

Lunch will be provided.

Registration at the Solstice Plaza begins at 10am.

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Oct
26
Thu
2017
Faces of the Homeless
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Faces of the Homeless

Faces of the Homeless is an opportunity to promote awareness in South Lake Tahoe about the issue of homelessness. The talk will be Oct. 26 from 5:30-8:30pm. Talk is free, dinner is $20. For more info, email [email protected]

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