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

5 Feel-Good, Locally Owned Businesses in Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Lake Tahoe is beautiful in so many ways. From the stunning scenery to the lovely locals, there are many things to be grateful for. One of the wonderful aspects of the area is the wealth of businesses run by caring and giving locals. To give a few of these hardworking business owners the appreciation they deserve, I'm... Read More

15th Annual Skate the Lake Coming Soon!

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, July 23, 2019
If you are looking for an event that will be incredibly entertaining while at the same time providing support for our community and those in need, then you must put Boarding For Breast Cancer's (B4BC) 15th Annual Skate the Lake on your calendar. Photo: Skate the Lake, Facebook Presented by Suja Organic, this... Read More

5 Date Nights in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, July 13, 2019
Lake Tahoe is a place where romance is born. With its stunning sunsets, gorgeous landscape and serene setting, it makes the perfect place to fall deeply (or deeper) in love.  To pay homage to the love-factor that Lake Tahoe offers, I would like to suggest five delightful ways to enjoy time with that special someone... Read More

Eight Family-Friendly Restaurants in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Eating out in Lake Tahoe is an adventure in its own right. From the north shore to the south, there are so many options that it is hard to know where to go … especially if you're a family with members who all have particular tastes and needs. To help take out the worry, I've put together a guide for eight family-... Read More

4 Fabulous Alpine Lake Hikes in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Lake Tahoe has a lot of siblings. That is to say, Lake Tahoe is surrounded by alpine lakes of all sizes and shapes and at various distances from her shoreline. The mountain lakes that sprinkle the backcountry of the Tahoe Basin are mesmerizing. Their beauty is stunning. Their ambiance awakens the heart and soul. And... Read More

6 Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, June 25, 2019
The 4th of July celebrations are just around the corner. This is THE biggest weekend of the year in Tahoe, so it is mandatory to have some sort of plan of what you are going to do and to arrive early at everything. With people coming to Lake Tahoe from far and wide for Independence Day festivities, the roads become... Read More