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

Children's Theater Program Brings Positivity to Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, February 28, 2021
What creates a thriving community? That's a big question with a lot of answers, but one aspect that plays a huge role in a healthy, vibrant community is access to the arts. Whether in the form of visual art or theatrical arts, a healthy society involves this component. Luckily for all of us in Lake Tahoe, we are... Read More

Where to Find Santa Claus in Tahoe This Week

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, December 17, 2019
It’s that wonderful time of year when we get to visit with the jolliest man of all, Santa Claus. This aspect of the holidays brings a smile to young and old alike, and because we are all so good here in Lake Tahoe, Santa makes appearances around the basin often. I wrote a few weeks back about meeting up with Santa at... Read More

Enjoying Lake Tahoe by Sleigh

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, December 10, 2019
Lake Tahoe becomes a majestic winter wonderland during the holidays. The holiday cheer that pulsates throughout the community is framed by snow-kissed mountains. Carolers and meet-ups with Santa and Mrs. Claus bring extra sparkle and joy to the calendar of events, and special outings provide treasured memories. One... Read More

7 Events Full of Tahoe Holiday Glee

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, December 3, 2019
With Thanksgiving behind us and Christmas and New Year's in our near future, it is safe to say that the holiday cheer and festivities have increased throughout the Tahoe Basin. From tree-lighting ceremonies and Santa Claus meetups to choral concerts and sharing our blessings with others, there are so many wonderful... Read More

It's On! Winter is Here for Thanksgiving!

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, November 27, 2019
We were having an everlasting summer up here in Tahoe until yesterday. Mother Nature brought in a strong storm that is carrying with it a lot of wind and moisture as well as severe cold. The lows for the freezing temperatures are in the single digits, making this first round of snow very cold. With three more storms... Read More

Tahoe Adventure Film Festival Is Coming Soon!

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Some events that happen in Lake Tahoe need to be on everyone's calendar. One of them is the upcoming Tahoe Adventure Film Festival, a spectacular way to experience some of the magnificent exploits that are happening around the world. I first enjoyed this impressive evening 10 years ago and have made it a repeat ever... Read More