Weekend Outlook: August 29 – September 1

| August 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

School may be back in session, but the fun does not need to stop. The Tahoe region is looking forward to more fantastic temperatures this weekend. Despite little relief for the smoke, Tahoe and Truckee are finding several reasons to celebrate. Check out the list of events below to find out how you can help celebrate Labor Day weekend as well.


Don’t miss the last Truckee Thursday of the year! Come down to watch local musicians in the Beer Gardens and get a final chance at winning several awesome prizes. Event details are here.

Go on your own Unexpected Journey tonight with a free showing of The Hobbit at The Village at Squaw Valley. This will be the last movie of the summer so grab your friends and family to cuddle up under the stars. Event details are here.


It is hard to think about preparing for winter with such beautiful weather but don’t miss your chance to stock up on ski and snow gear. Through the whole weekend, Northstar is hosting Blizzard, a ski and snowboarding sale. Get huge discounts off gear from major companies like The North Face, Burton, Oakley and so much more. Event details are here.

Head on over to Homewood Resort every day this weekend for the Homewood Fine Arts and Crafts festival. Find all types of art including jewelry, ceramics, and photography. Event details are here.


Let your competitive spirit run free on the M.S. Dixie II or The Queen Tahoe as they race along the Tahoe shoreline. The 21st Annual Great Lake Tahoe Sternwheel Race will begin boarding 10 a.m. Everyone abroad will be able to experience the rush of the race along with brunch and drink specials. Tickets cost $25. Details are here.

Make a stop at Heavenly Village Saturday-Monday for the Labor Day weekend sale and carnival. Get all the gear you need for the 2013-2014 ski and ride season, including clothing, skis and board and a great deal on season passes. Then head over to the carnival where there will be rides, contests, craft booths and more. Event details are here.


Although Tahoe City doesn’t look a day over 20, come and help celebrate its 150th birthday. Bring your family to Commons Beach were there will be food, live music and of course, drinks. Check out event details here.

Finish your Labor Day weekend with a bang. Head down to South Lake for the Labor Day Weekend Fireworks Extravaganza. Find the best viewing locations and other event details here.

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