2018 SnowFest! EventsParties, parades, fireworks, and more for SnowFest! 2018 from March 1st-11th.
|"Party Like It's SnowFest!" Kickoff Party and Queen Coronation||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!|
|Tahoe City Fireworks||Fri. March 2, 2018||7:30pm-7:45pm||Commons Beach|
|Join us for 15 minutes of lakeside fireworks in a winter wonderland!|
|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||Sat. March 3, 2018||11:30pm-12:30pm||Downtown Tahoe City|
|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.|
|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!|
|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!|
|Kings Beach Parade||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: http://northtahoebusiness.org/snowfest/|
|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.|
|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!|