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.

Truckee Downtown Park: A New Place to Play

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 25, 2022
There is a new place to play in Truckee! As of a ceremonial ribbon cutting on October 26 at 5 p.m., the gates are open for an impressive new park and outdoor gathering space. The area, once a basic playground, has been the focus of five years of planning and dreaming for the Contractors Association of Truckee Tahoe... Read More

Halloween Adventure Comes to Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, October 17, 2022
Halloween is fast approaching, and Tahoe is showing itself as a hotbed for ghostly fun. Throughout the basin there are frighteningly fantastic celebrations and community gatherings, so keep reading to learn more about what the howling is all about. Photo: The Trail of Treats & Terror delights all ages.  Witches... Read More

Get to Know the Locals: Paul Reder of The Loft

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 11, 2022
If you are looking for fun, Paul Reder is your man. A longtime local who has helped make Tahoe all that it is, Paul is a monumental force for good times. It is a true statement for many people in the Lake Tahoe area that Paul is a local celebrity who has a habit of helping dreams come true. Co-owner of The Loft, a... Read More

Local Threads: Lake Tahoe Clothing Companies

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Tahoe's imaginative entrepreneurs create fun and interesting companies. One such category of entrepreneurialism is clothing brand companies that are dedicated to this beautiful region in the world. From hats to hoodies, t-shirts to sweatpants, Lake Tahoe clothing is a great addition to any wardrobe. Keep reading to... Read More

Where to Shop for Specialty Gourmet Foods in Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, September 26, 2022
Whether enjoying a snack by yourself or a meal with your significant other or family, involving gourmet food always makes any occasion better. This week's blog post is dedicated to some of the impressive, locally owned specialty food shops that call Lake Tahoe home. From grass-fed meats to international flavors, from... Read More