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

Living in Lake Tahoe: Heather Adams of Tahoe Integrated Landscape Consulting

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, April 3, 2021
One of the greatest aspects to Lake Tahoe is our natural landscape. A robust array of flora and fauna surrounded by clean streams, healthy trees and nurturing weather – the combination creates a true paradise.  Replicating Mother Nature's masterpieces in landscaping is a true art form. It takes years of study, hand-... Read More

Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe’s Online Store is Open for Business

By Shanie Matthews | Saturday, November 14, 2020
For nonprofits in the Tahoe area, COVID-19 has made fundraising nearly impossible. This runs across the board. From The Boys & Girls Club of North Lake Tahoe to the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe, each nonprofit has had to forge new ways to fund the positivity they bring to the community.  To keep up with the... Read More

Join the Takeout Tahoe Movement

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Visitors love the incredible Lake Tahoe dining scene. From bars filled with live entertainment to gourmet dining, from laughter-filled après ski experiences to beach-side cocktails, it's safe to say that anyone who enjoys dining out will find something to treasure in Lake Tahoe. Working in the restaurant industry is... Read More
boats on lake tahoe with sierra range in background

Tahoe Holds Steady on COVID-19 Protocols

By R. Keith Rugg | Monday, November 9, 2020
The Tahoe region spans a large stretch of area along the border between California and Nevada, and governing jurisdictions include several counties on both sides of the line. Through the spring and summer, COVID regulations varied quite a bit by state and county, but as we head into the fall, the protocols are fairly... Read More

3 Things You Need to Know for the 2020–21 Lake Tahoe Ski Season

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, November 1, 2020
The call has been made. Snow is in our forecast!  This is a huge moment for all of us who feel a little slighted by the abrupt ending to last year's ski season. For all of us who endured the early closures, there was even a little more grinding of salt in the wound, per se, by how much it snowed after the closing of... Read More

4 Ways to Support the Lake Tahoe Community

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, October 28, 2020
We are very excited in Lake Tahoe. Why? Because the seasons are changing and that brings smiles to all who love this area. The ski areas have started blowing snow with the dipping temperatures. Locals are stacking wood for fires, preparing for the cold winter mornings. Wherever you look, the steps are being made to... Read More