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

Virtual Magic in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, February 23, 2021
It was a simple, whimsical scarf. Shiny, silky and filled with the colors of the rainbow, it resembled an accessory worn by an outlandish clown.  With a lingering countdown of promise, the magician's eyes shown mischief, "3, 2, 1...and presto!" With a poof, the once-mesmerizing square of glossy cloth became an... Read More

November Fun in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, November 4, 2019
This has been an exceptionally beautiful fall. The weather is spectacular, and the air is crisp and clean. November is a time for enjoying the serenity of the trail system, participating in entertaining organized events and taking in Lake Tahoe at a more relaxed pace. One of the reasons November is one of my... Read More

10 Tahoe Places to Watch Football

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, October 23, 2019
It’s that favorite time of year again around Lake Tahoe. The leaves are turning their sherbet colors. The temperatures are making their dip on the thermometer. The tips of the mountains have been kissed with snow. Maybe even more important for many people – it is time for FOOTBALL! With football season upon us, the... Read More

Lake Tahoe Celebrates Halloween

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Fright night is nearly upon us. Halloween is a favorite holiday in Lake Tahoe. All around the lake there are fun events to enjoy. From ghoulish activities for the kids to seductive parties that entertain adults into the wee hours, there are many opportunities to enjoy this favored way of letting our alter egos shine... Read More

Puppy Love, South Lake Tahoe Style

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 15, 2019
By the surge of emails and correspondence, it was fun to see how many people enjoyed the last few blog posts about enjoying Lake Tahoe with dogs. I am not alone in the belief that Lake Tahoe is one of the best places on the planet for enjoying the great outdoors with your favorite four-legged companions. No matter... Read More

5 Ways to Have Fun with Your Dog in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, October 7, 2019
This is my absolute favorite time of the year in Lake Tahoe. The air is crisp. The roads and trails are empty. And the scenery is spectacular with its mix of snow-kissed mountain tops framed by aspen trees decorated in sherbet-colored leaves. At this time of the year I especially enjoy taking time out to enjoy... Read More