3-day community fair coming to S. Tahoe

The inaugural Kiwanis Community Fair will be Aug. 30-Sept. 1.

The idea is to create a family event to bring the community and visitors together to support the youth of the South Shore.

The Community Fair will take place in the lower parking lot of Heavenly Mountain Resort. Activities include carnival rides, craft fair booths, cooking contest, jam contest,floral displays and more.

There is no entrance fee.

The event is hosted by Kiwanis, Optimist, Boys & Girls Club, Choices for Children, Live Violence Free and Tahoe Turning Point to benefit local service clubs and nonprofits that provide services to families and children in South Lake Tahoe.

For more information and to purchase advance carnival tickets, call (530) 541.4594.