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

5 Feel-Good, Locally Owned Businesses in Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, September 10, 2019
Lake Tahoe is beautiful in so many ways. From the stunning scenery to the lovely locals, there are many things to be grateful for. One of the wonderful aspects of the area is the wealth of businesses run by caring and giving locals. To give a few of these hardworking business owners the appreciation they deserve, I'm... Read More

11 Essential Tahoe Events to Attend Before the End of 2018

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, November 6, 2018
If you are looking for reasons to get out and enjoy community fun, live music and joy in the last two months of 2018, then this blog post is for you. I have compiled 11 highly recommended events on the upcoming calendar, all of them a great opportunity to get out and about before the new year bell rings. Hope to see... Read More

Get Artsy: Classes in Lake Tahoe to Engage the Artistic Side

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 30, 2018
When most people think of Lake Tahoe, the first thing that comes to mind is outdoor activities. Although this is absolutely befitting, Lake Tahoe has many indoor gems as well. With the temperatures lowering and a chance of snow in the forecast, this is the time of year when enjoying time together inside is a prized... Read More

5 Must-Do Autumn Activities in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 23, 2018
When visiting Lake Tahoe in the autumn, it seems like life has taken a step into the slow lane. People are moving at a less rushed pace. The traffic is nonexistent. And the number of events happening around the basin diminishes by quite a bit. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t a whole spectrum of fun to be had during... Read More

Living in Lake Tahoe: Dave "Happy" Rintala of Pacific Crest Snowcats

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 16, 2018
That brisk kiss to our mountain air is back. For those of us who call Lake Tahoe home, this is the time of year that we all long for and it makes us very, very excited. This touch of love from the crisp air is beautiful because it means one thing: snowfall is right around the corner.  For one local in particular this... Read More

Three Not To Be Missed Lake Tahoe Fall Festivals This Weekend

By Shanie Matthews | Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Lake Tahoe is stunning in autumn. The aspen leaves are turning a robust sherbet, and the feeling of winter is just starting to kiss the back of your neck with cool mountain air. And the lack of crowds makes Lake Tahoe that much more spectacular. This is truly a special place when the temperatures start to dip and the... Read More