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

Mask Mandate for Nevada Side of Tahoe Area

By R. Keith Rugg | Wednesday, July 28, 2021
The State of Nevada has re-instituted a mask mandate in all but a few rural counties. On the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe, masks that cover both mouth and nose will be required in public indoor settings for all people, regardless of vaccination status, on both the North Shore (Washoe County) and the South Shore (Douglas... Read More

Soroptimist International of Truckee Donner Offers Empowerment for Women

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, March 8, 2021
It's a known aspect of society that it is harder for a woman to rise in the business world than a man. Interestingly, though, studies have found that it isn't necessarily the fault of the companies themselves, but rather it's oftentimes the fault of deeply ingrained beliefs. These societal belief patterns, often... Read More

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

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

Bald Eagle Numbers Flying to New Heights in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, February 1, 2021
The moment is purely majestic. You are standing on the top of Rubicon Peak, feeling the omnipresence of Mother Nature's beauty as you gaze down toward the deep, churning blues of Lake Tahoe. A light breeze kisses your cheeks and tousles your hair. You feel the delight that comes with a deep connection to nature. And... Read More

Skiing the Backcountry in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, February 1, 2021
Lake Tahoe is stacked when it comes to resort skiing and snowboarding as well as cross-country skiing. We are blessed with a plethora of options that create smiles for all levels of abilities and for all ages. With the stunning mountains that surround beautiful Big Blue, it is no surprise that we have not only a... Read More