Lake Tahoe Information: Blog

Lake Tahoe combines the bustling tourist destination scene with the chill mountain escape atmosphere, and nothing covers the array of the area’s information quite like Lake Tahoe This Week’s News and Blogs. Our blog is like that local friend who’s your source of Lake Tahoe information, who knows all the ins and outs of the area and will steer you toward the fun. Shanie Matthews, longtime Lake Tahoe local, is your insider guide who’s ready to share her tips and pointers to fun Lake Tahoe activities. Residents and visitors alike can use this Lake Tahoe information to stay up to date on the hottest of the happenings, whether it’s spring, summer, fall or winter! Want a review of recent festivals? Which Lake Tahoe activities are the locals most anticipating? How’d competitors do in the most recent athletic events? Where you can have a wild night? What about a low-key one? Shanie keeps you informed and answers all your questions with the Lake Tahoe This Week Blog.

Stay updated on the biggest events of the season and discover obscure attractions that guarantee an amazing time. As you relay this Lake Tahoe information to your crew, your friends and family may start to wonder just how you possibly know so much about the area. Shanie will help make you a guru on where to find awesome events that’ll add a memorable touch to your vacation or a midweek pick me up. Past and present blog posts can give you a feel for the Lake Tahoe area, the events and the types of people you can find there. Check in regularly with Lake Tahoe This Week Blog to keep up with the latest excitement.

Featured Blog

Winter Wonderland is Alive in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Wow! It’s been a long time since Lake Tahoe has been inundated with as much snow as it has been in recent days. Huge rains, gigantic snowfall and long power outages made for interesting and dangerous conditions for everyone living in and visiting the area. It is times like these that remind us to be sure that we're... Read More

It’s Dumping in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Lake Tahoe is getting hit hard with snow. The result is an amazing amount of powder turns everywhere in the basin. It truly is quite a spectacular January with only more weather in our forecast.  With all of the fun to be had in the mountains, it makes it easy to want to go out and celebrate the spectacular... Read More

Happy New Year's Eve from All of Us at

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, December 29, 2016
It is hard to believe that we are in the last few days of 2016. 2017 is right around the corner, which means parties a plenty in Lake Tahoe. If you are ready to mingle with people who enjoy the outdoors, love to laugh and dance the night away, then it’s time to bring in the New Year in Tahoe. Here are five events... Read More

It's a White Christmas in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, December 10, 2016
It’s Christmas time in Lake Tahoe -- one of the most splendid times of year in the area as it really brings out all of the positives of this beautiful place. The serene mountains draped in white. The chairlifts spinning bringing skiers and snowboarders to a plethora of fun. And an entire basin filled with exciting... Read More

The Holiday Sparkle is Infectious in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Friday, December 9, 2016
The holidays are in full swing here in Lake Tahoe, and the vibe is incredibly festive. To take it up a notch, our snow forecast is looking superb. It’s going to be a lovely white Christmas! To help get even more in the festive spirit there are a ton of fun activities to get involved with. Here are my favorites for... Read More

Dec 8 - 14 Winter Wonderland Time in Lake Tahoe Begins

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, December 3, 2016
Wow! What a spectacular beginning for the 2016-2017 winter season. The mountains are flocked with white, especially in the upper elevations, helping all the ski areas in the basin to be in full swing.With the holidays at their peak as well (no pun intended), the happy vibe around Lake Tahoe is simply infectious. To... Read More