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

Get to Know the Locals: Jeff Kaplan of Tahoe Bagel Company

By Shanie Matthews | Friday, January 21, 2022
Lake Tahoe is a land of splendor. But local Jeff Kaplan saw a place where it was lacking. Seeing a need for freshly made bagels in South Lake Tahoe, Jeff and his big brother, Justin, decided to fulfill what many knew was a needed endeavor: Tahoe Bagel Company. With a lifetime of learning the ropes through his family... Read More

Pond Crossings and Terrain Park Contests Getting People Excited

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, April 7, 2016
The middle of April is already upon us. It’s hard to believe how fast spring is flying by. Although there is still plenty of snow in the high mountains, the robust blue sky and gleaming sun are melting things quickly. But not to worry! There are a ton of fun options on the ski hills and exciting activities to keep... Read More

Fun in the Form of Snow Golf Tournaments, Downhill Dummy Contests and Parades

By Shanie Matthews | Sunday, April 3, 2016
With last week's snowfall and the return to beautiful spring Lake Tahoe weather, it is safe to say that this is an incredible time to visit. All of the ski areas are running with optimum conditions. The lake is glistening with the frame of a white wonderland. And there’s still a lot of excitement to be had around town... 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