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

11 Ways to Get Jolly in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, December 1, 2021
It's a holly, jolly time of year in Lake Tahoe. With the stress that came with the global pandemic coupled with the devastation and loss connected to the Caldor Wildfire this summer, this holiday season seems more festive than others. The decorations that are coming to life in our little townships, the smiling faces... Read More

What You Need To Know For Boating On Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Lake Tahoe is one of those special bodies of water that makes you fall in love with her the first time you set eyes upon her azure glistening surface. The elegant framing done by the Sierra Mountains, the contrast of the emerald green water and snow-capped peaks draw many to her, some never to leave.  Lake Tahoe... Read More

Adventure Risk Challenge Offers Empowering Opportunity for Tahoe Youth

By Shanie Matthews | Monday, March 22, 2021
Surrounded in all directions by the robust beauty of the Sierra Mountains, hands linked as they stood circling the evening's fire, each teen looked in the eyes of the others, and there was a sense that this was a moment of positive change. The day had given challenges, and through sweat, determination and working... Read More

6 Places for Arts & Crafts in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Rain or shine, young or old, playing around with crafts is a great thing to do. The healing power of making arts and crafts is often underestimated but it is a fantastic way to support your wellbeing. Experts in the medical field are showing that participating in crafting uplifts those suffering from anxiety, chronic... 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