|Kickoff Party and Queen Coronation, hosted by Gar Woods||Thurs. March 1, 2018||5:00pm-10:00pm||Gar Woods Restaurant|
5000 N Lake Blvd. Carnelian Bay
|$35 donation at the door gets you in. Enjoy hosted Wet Woodys, wine, beer and heavy appetizers from 5:00-8:00pm, as well as live music with Groove Foundry!|
|TCDA's Selfie Scavenger Hunt||Thurs. March 1-Sun. March 11, 2018||March 1 @5:00pm-March 11 @11:59pm||TCDA Member Businesses||Participants must tag a selfie inside as many TCDA businesses as they can. The individual with the most businesses visited and tagged will win an ultimate Tahoe City Summer Event Package! Members of the TCDA can be found at: http://business.visittahoecity.org/list/. For more details, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|Blue Agave's Blake-Apalooza, hosted by The Blue Agave||Fri. March 2, 2018||6:30pm-9:30pm||The Blue Agave|
425 North Lake Blvd
|Blake-Apalooza is a social tribute to the legacy of local legend and friend to all of Tahoe City, “Blake Beeman.” It will be an evening of music, food, and fun to honor our late friend and band member, Blake.|
|NTFPD's Pancake Breakfast||Sat. March 3, 2018||7:00am-11:00am||222 Fairway Dr. |
All proceeds go towards the Firefighters Association who works closely with the North Tahoe Fire Protection District to help enhance it's emergency services to the communities of the North and West Shores.
|Tahoe City Parade Central||Sat. March 3, 2018||11:30am||The Blue Agave|
425 North Lake Blvd
|Parade announcing, viewing, and judging
|Tahoe City Parade||Sat. March 3, 2018||11:30pm-12:30pm||Downtown Tahoe City||The Tahoe City SnowFest Parade is a mardi gras-themed, family-friendly event that features local organizations with floats, bands, beads, and more! This SnowFest! favorite draws spectators from near and far and is not to be missed. "Johnny B" is our Grand Marshal for 2018. And new this year: the Uni-Cycling Unicorn!|
|2nd Annual Snowball Drop Fundraiser sponsored by the North Tahoe PTO||Sat. March 3, 2018||1:00pm||Winter Sports Park/Golf Course |
251 North Lake Blvd
|Pre-purchase snowballs (numbered ping pong balls) for only $10/each for
a chance to win the Snowball Drop! 1st Place Grand Prize is $1,000 (sponsored by the Lakehouse Mall Property Management, Inc./The Motamedi Family). 2nd Place Prize is $100. Snowballs can be purchased through students at North Tahoe School and North Tahoe High School with cash, checks (made out to NT PTO) or online through PayPal: PayPal.me/snowballfundraiser. Please include the student’s name and grade in the comments when purchasing your snowballs. All proceeds from this fundraiser help our PTO fund school programs, supplies, field trips, and much more for North Tahoe School and North Tahoe High School students.
A snowball fight with the North Tahoe principals will follow the Snowball Drop, so come cheer on your Lakers!
|Paint the Snowman, hosted by North Tahoe Arts||Sat. March 3, 2018||12:30pm||380 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City||North Tahoe Arts will Paint the Snowman! Children are invited to come to North Tahoe Arts and paint wooden cutouts of snowmen. Free event. We can't wait to see you!!|
|Pete 'N Peters Post Parade Party||Sat. March 3, 2018||Immediately following the parade (12:30pm - ?)||Pete 'N Peters|
395 North Lake Blvd.
|Join Pete 'N Peters for the after parade party. Meet the Vulcans from Minnesota and Tahoe City's own Miners.|
|Tahoe Community Nursery School Winter Party & Fundraiser||Sat. March 3, 2018||12:30pm-3:00pm||Boatworks Mall|
760 N Lake Blvd #2
|Come by the Boatworks Mall after the parade to support TCNS. Beer, live music, silent auction, raffle, and fun.
|Artisan Pop-Up, hosted by Basecamp||Sat. March 3, 2018||12:30pm-4:00pm||Basecamp Tahoe City|
955 North Lake Blvd.
|Join Basecamp Tahoe City to shop the wares of local artisans working out of the Truckee Roundhouse Makespace. Pop in to our Pop-Up after the Tahoe City Snowfest Parade. Support 10+ local artisans from the area while you indulge in complimentary hot cocoa and s'mores!|
|Gar Woods' 30th Annual Polar Bear Swim||Sat. March 3, 2018||2:30pm||Gar Woods Restaurant|
5000 N Lake Blvd. Carnelian Bay
|Hundreds of spectators line the pier and deck at Gar Woods to watch hardy souls brave the frigid waters of Lake Tahoe. Participants swim approx. 250 yards in 39 degree, bone-chilling waters before returning to Gar Woods Bar to "minimize the pain." Free appetizers will be provided following the event and everyone is encouraged to stick around for the hugely popular raffle after the swim.|
|The Dog Pull||Sun. March 4, 2018||12:00pm Registration 1:00pm Race||Behind Plumas Bank, Tahoe City||The popular Dog Pull returns! Register your dog, no matter what size! They will pull weighted sand bags according to their size and weight. Prizes will be awarded! Come join the festivities.|
|Fat Cat's 2nd Annual Hot Wing Eating Contest||Sun. March 4, 2018||3:00pm||Fat Cat Bar & Grill |
599 North Lake Blvd. Tahoe City
|Fat Cat & Keep Squaw True are partnering to bring you some HEAT! Think you can handle it? Contestants eat wings tossed in our super hot sauce. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. This is a Tahoe bragging rights production!|
|Sunnyside's Annual Luau||Sun. March 4, 2018||4:00pm-9:00pm||Sunnyside Resort|
1850 West Lake Blvd.
|Sunnyside's Annual Luau will feature Hawaiian style pupus and entrees. We'll have $7.00 MaiTais, Pina Coladas, and Lava Flows. And you won't want to miss the Hula Pie eating contest and hula hoop contest. Wear your Hawaiian shirts and bring your Aloha spirit!
|Tahoe City Fireworks||Sun. March 4, 2018||7:30pm-7:45pm||Commons Beach|
|Join us for 15 minutes of lakeside fireworks in a winter wonderland!|
|Za's 4th Annual Clam Bake||Mon. March 5, 2018||5:00pm||Za's (behind Pete 'n Peters)|
395 N Lake Blvd. Tahoe City
|1 lb. of clams, 1/2 a chicken, potatoes, and corn!|
|Pete 'N Peter's Bar Olympics||Tues. March 6, 2018||7:00pm||Pete 'N Peters|
395 North Lake Blvd.
|This event is limited to 16, two-person teams. Entry fee is $20.00 per team. Test your skills in pool, shuffleboard, darts, and bar dice.
|Wine 'n Ice, hosted by Truckee River Winery||Wed. March 7, 2018||11:00am - 7:00pm||11467 Brockway Rd, Truckee||Truckee River Winery's 8th annual Ice Carving Competition, dedicated to Chris Banovich! Come to Tahoe's local winery and watch talented local professionals transform large blocks of ice into works of art while listening to the amazing stylings of DJ Chango all while enjoying some winter fun. Proceeds will benefit the Truckee River Watershed Council. All ages welcome! $10.00 cover includes souvenir wine glass, mardi gras beads, as well as a donation. For more info go to: www.truckeeriverwinery.com|
|Willard's Apres Ski||Thurs. March 8, 2018||4:00pm-6:00pm||Willard's Sport Shop|
170 N Lake Blvd.
|Do Apres Ski the right way -- with snacks, beverages, and great deals throughout the store!|
|Meet the Rescue Dogs of Squaw Valley, hosted by North Lake Tahoe Visitor Center||Thurs. March 8, 2018||5:30-7:00PM||100 North Lake Blvd. Tahoe City||Meet the Avalanche Rescue Dogs of Squaw Valley, in person. Get your photo taken surrounded by our "Heros of Winter" dogs. Learn about their puppy selection, training, and the important work they do. This is a kid-friendly event. Bring your cameras and make some amazing memories. 100% of the $5.00 donations go to the Squaw Dog Foundation. T-shirts for sale, free snacks, and hot cider provided. Donations gladly accepted for beer and wine.|
|Rosie's Bingo Night||Thurs. March 8, 2018||9:00pm||Rosie's Cafe |
571 North Lake Blvd
|21+ only. $5.00 per card entry. Prizes awarded!
|Bridgetender's 10th Annual Ribfest||Fri. March 9, 2018||5:00pm||65 West Lake Blvd. Tahoe City||Please join us on the BT Patio for a fun night of smoked ribs, cocktails, and laughs. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Chris Parks Scholarship Fund.|
|Winter White Out Party, hosted by Alibi Ale Works ||Fri. March 9, 2018||7:00pm||Alibi Ale Works|
10069 Bridge St. Truckee
|Bringing the SNOW back to SnowFest! Wear all white for a chance to win awesome prizes. $10.00 suggested donation; benefits SOS Outreach (a national youth development non-profit, gearing kids up for life on and off the slopes).|
|Kings Beach Parade, hosted by NTBA||Sat. March 10, 2018||11:30am-12:30pm||Downtown Kings Beach|
Highway 28 from Secline St. to Coon St.
|The Kings Beach Snowfest Parade is a fun-filled event that brings over 1000 spectators and features entries from over 30 local community organizations and businesses, featuring costumes, floats, and live music. Everyone is encouraged to spend the day in Kings Beach for Snowfest activities and events followed by Get S’more Saturdays at 3pm! For more details, visit:|
|Dress Up Your Dog, sponsored by NTPUD||Sat. March 10, 2018||8:30am Registration|
North Tahoe Event Center
8318 N Lake Blvd.
|$10. Categories that will be judged include, Best in Show, Looks Most Like Owner, Most Creative!|
|NTPUD's Pancake Breakfast||Sat. March 10, 2018||8:30am-10:30am||North Tahoe Event Center|
8318 North Lake Blvd.
|Start your Snowfest! celebration day in Kings Beach with delicious pancakes, prepared by North Tahoe Public Utility District staff and volunteers, and served with sausage, fresh strawberries, coffee, milk, and orange juice.|
|Eagle Wings Dance Pageant, hosted by Friends of the Kings Beach Library||Sat. March 10, 2018||1:00pm||Kings Beach Library|
301 Secline Ave.
|Based in the Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, the Eagle Wings Dance Pageant Group will be in their beautiful traditional regalia and perform some of their traditional dances. “Dancing in the Steps of our Ancestors” is their motto and they dance to preserve the sacred dances of the Great Basin tribes of the Washoe (the original people of Lake Tahoe), Shoshone, and Pauite. Please join us as our guests for their performance and refreshments. All ages welcome and it's free! Donations accepted for Kings Beach Library.
The Eagle Wings Dance Pageant Group will also be marching in the Kings Beach SnowFest Parade with Friends of the Kings Beach Library.
|Get S'more Saturday, sponsored by NTBA||Sat. March 10, 2018||3:00pm-6:00pm||Downtown Kings Beach||Shop, dine and get S’more out of the Kings Beach businesses you love Head to 12 eateries and shops and receive something extra and unexpected; track your visits on a play card; then stroll to the outdoor gathering area to enjoy free S’Mores, heaters and fire pits; plus multiple chances to win raffle prizes valued at $3,000.
Participating businesses will offer shoppers and diners something extra and unexpected, such as complimentary beverages and snacks, free appetizer or specialty menu items, complimentary balloon animals, artist demos, and more.
|Tahoe Donner Assoc.'s 14th Annual I-Did-A-Run||Sun. March 11 , 2018||Registration at 12:00pm|
Race begins at 1:00pm
|Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort|
11603 Snowpeak Way
|Dogs of all shapes and sizes compete in this entertaining dog race in which the dogs pull covered wagons across a snow-covered track. The event raises money for the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.|
|River Ranch's Snow Sculpture Contest||Sun. March 11, 2018||12:00pm||River Ranch Lodge|
2285 River Rd.
|Teams will build snow sculptures to compete for prizes. Each team member gets drinks and lunch throughout the event. Children and dogs, welcome!|