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

Fire On The Mountain and Pond Crossings

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, March 27, 2016
With Easter behind us, it’s time to move into the warmer days of spring. In Lake Tahoe that means ample opportunity to enjoy music, sunshine and outdoor recreation. This week, in particular, offers one of my favorite ways of getting a great workout while testing my skills against others in the Fire On The Mountain... Read More

Full Moon and Easter Fun

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, March 8, 2016
The end of March is quickly approaching. A full moon is giving a lot of opportunity to get together with friends and family. There truly is nothing more special, in my opinion, than watching the swollen moon rising over Lake Tahoe. It truly is a magnificent event. Not to mention … it’s Easter Weekend! There are a... Read More

Sunsets, Concerts and Celebrations

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, March 6, 2016
The winter season is coming to a close. You can really feel the coming energy of spring around here. The birds are beginning to show their twittering presence more. The snow is taking on its hero-like corn cycle, making skiing great for any level of skier or snowboarder. The weather is gorgeous and makes enjoying the... Read More

SnowFest and Penn & Teller Bring Fun to Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, February 25, 2016
The beginning of March is always a festive time of year in Lake Tahoe. Why? Because it means SnowFest, a 10-day celebration that brings locals and visitors together to enjoy the beauty of falling snow and all the fun that comes with it. Lake Tahoe truly becomes even more so a place of pure adventure and enjoyment than... Read More

Cultural Excitement All Week Long

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, February 21, 2016
One of the things I truly love about living in Lake Tahoe is the plethora of things to do. From a ton of outdoor activities to a good assortment of live music venues around the Tahoe Basin, from family-centric events to community competitions that get all ages involved, Tahoe truly offers something to do for everyone... Read More