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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. Lake Tahoe This Week’s Blog is like that local friend 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 a fun time in Lake Tahoe. Residents and visitors alike can use this blog 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 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 Lake Tahoe This Week’s Blog 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

Summer Events Saying A Final Hurrah August 25 - 31

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, August 24, 2016
With the last week of August arriving, so is the ending of many weekly events happening around Lake Tahoe. Although it's always a little sad to see the end of the summer arriving, it's also a great opportunity to get out, enjoy the fun that’s still here to be had and experience the pleasure of dwindling crowds... Read More

Rock Stars and Shining Stars in Lake Tahoe August 18 - 24

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, August 18, 2016
This week in Lake Tahoe is all about music. There are concerts galore to attend, giving plenty of opportunity to get out there and meet locals, listen to great tunes and enjoy the splendor of the Tahoe landscape. The real question is: Which shows are worthy of attending? Here’s my top pick for this week. Steve... Read More

Wildflowers, Hot Rides and Groovin' Tunes August 11 - 17

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, August 10, 2016
All I can say is, Thank Goodness for Lake Tahoe! There is nothing better than enjoying the sweet reprieve of the hot August sun by jumping into the cold water of Lake Tahoe. And a little secret ...  I truly believe that Lake Tahoe has healing effects. I have had too many occurrences of taking a swim on the East Shore... Read More

Getting Out and Showing Off Your Stuff Lake Tahoe Style August 4 - 10

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, August 4, 2016
The first week of August is already here! It's mind-blowing how fast the summer is flying by. But, with the last real month of summer comes so many great things to do outside in Lake Tahoe. Take this week, for example. There are a variety of ways that you can get out and show off your stuff in various endeavors.... Read More

Summer Love in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
With summer in the full-blown July, this is the time of the year that this beautiful area of mountains and lake really offer their kindness. The higher elevations bring the hot summer temperatures lower in comparison to areas like Sacramento and Reno. The lake brings yummy reprieve from the heat with its silky cool... Read More

A Lot of Love Going On in Lake Tahoe

By Shanie Matthews | Thursday, July 21, 2016
This week seems to be showing itself to be one of gratitude by the types of activities going on. Whether it is nightlife or daylife, there is an event every day this week that gives you opportunity to show appreciation for the beauty that surrounds. How you ask? Well, here are a few examples. Sunset Friday Kayak... Read More