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

11 Ways to Get Jolly in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, December 1, 2021
It's a holly, jolly time of year in Lake Tahoe. With the stress that came with the global pandemic coupled with the devastation and loss connected to the Caldor Wildfire this summer, this holiday season seems more festive than others. The decorations that are coming to life in our little townships, the smiling faces... Read More

11 Ways to be Thankful in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, November 23, 2021
With Thanksgiving upon us, it is a wonderful time of year to consider where we can help others.  Even in a beautiful place like Lake Tahoe, there are many different ways that we can show our gratitude and help others who are less fortunate. I am dedicating this post to 11 inspiring nonprofits based out of Lake Tahoe... Read More

8 Amazing Lake Tahoe Breweries

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, November 16, 2021
With a great day in the outdoors comes the great pleasure of enjoying a good beer. There is something special about the taste of the sweet nectar of a good lager on one's lips after a day spent enjoying the mountains. It can't be described in words – it just has to be experienced. Luckily, Lake Tahoe has its fair... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Jenni Charles of Dead Winter Carpenters

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, November 10, 2021
One of the reasons that Lake Tahoe is considered a global destination, in my humble opinion, is because of the talented people who live here. From world-class athletes to globally known artists, from beloved musicians to renowned professional photographers, Lake Tahoe is not only blessed with an above-average level of... Read More

5 Places to Get Thai Food Around Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Friday, November 5, 2021
One of my all-time favorite ways to treat myself is to go out for Thai food. The spicy flavors, the delicate use of fragile vegetables like bean sprouts and cilantro as well as the robust colors that intrigue the eyes keep me coming back, time after time. Thai food, in my humble opinion, is more than just regular ol’... Read More

7 Places to See Fall Colors in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, October 23, 2021
Although the snow is gracing our basin in beautiful amounts, it still isn't too late to take in the gorgeous fall colors of Lake Tahoe. In fact, in my opinion, snow makes the sherbet colors of the aspens pop even more. To take advantage of this small window of color therapy, I thought I would highlight some of the... Read More