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

9 Delicious Breakfast Spots in South Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, January 18, 2022
As the saying goes, breakfast is the most important meal of the day. That is an absolute truth, especially up here in the mountains. Playing and enjoying the great outdoors in Lake Tahoe means that your body is working extra hard with the higher elevations, thinner air and more demanding activities. To give yourself... 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

10 Ways to Enjoy Halloween in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 19, 2021
It's darn right spooky here in Lake Tahoe. The cold nip to the air, the changing colors of the leaves on the trees and the ample Halloween decorations let you know that a fright fest is right around the corner. From festivals to community gatherings, Lake Tahoe is ready to celebrate with ghoulish delight. To help... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Matt Bansak of Matt Bansak Photography

By Shanie Matthews | Friday, October 8, 2021
It's no secret that Tahoe is rich in beautiful scenery, epic views and natural places that will steal your heart.  But to truly capture her beauty in a photo takes time, dedication and an eye for that epic shot. This is a skill that not many possess in my humble opinion. Lake Tahoe is so incredibly stunning that... Read More