North Lake Tahoe has so many exciting events and fun activities coming up this winter. There are lots of ways to get outside with lively options throughout the coldest months of the year! From world-class ski racing to 10 days of SNOWFEST celebrations to spring skiing by day and bluegrass concerts by night, you’ll want to make sure you have plans to be here this winter. Read through the list below for some of our favorite upcoming winter events.
2023 Audi FIS Ski World Cup
Mark your calendars for the last weekend in February because the World Cup is coming to Tahoe! Palisades Tahoe has been picked to host one of the stops on the 2023 Audi FIS Ski World Cup tour – so it’s time to get out your cowbells and US flags. There will be two men’s events – Saturday’s Giant Slalom and Sunday’s Men’s Slalom both taking place on Dog Leg and Red Dog Face so the action will be visible from the village. With seven Team Palisades Tahoe athletes currently on the US Alpine Ski Team, you’ll want to be sure to come out and cheer them on. Plus, there will be lots going on in the village over the weekend. With fireworks, outdoor concerts and more happening all weekend, you won’t want to miss out on the fun!
North Lake Tahoe SNOWFEST
Come join in on ten days of winter celebration! North Lake Tahoe SNOWFEST kicks off on February 25th and continues through March 12th with events across our beautiful region. Sign up for the Snow Golf Tournament, catch the parade in Kings Beach or, if you’re very brave, make your way to Carnelian Bay to join the 33rd Annual Polar Bear Swim at Gar Woods. But don’t forget, one of the most exciting and family friendly events…the SNOWFEST Firework show! There will be live music and food trucks at the Tahoe City Golf Course. Music starts at 5:30 and the fireworks will be at 7:30pm. Don’t miss this exciting celebration of winter with something for everyone!
Winter Wondergrass Tahoe
After a 3-year hiatus, the Winter Wondergrass Tahoe festival is back and you won’t want to miss it. The three-day festival (Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2) returns for its 7th year, attracting Bluegrass music lovers from across the country and takes place in an unbeatable Tahoe venue showcasing the beauty of our area. The backdrop of the tram face at Palisades Tahoe makes for a gorgeous view while listening to some fantastic music. Not only does the festival feature multiple bands at multiple stages over 3 days, but you can also take advantage of the free beer tastings from 2-5pm each day. Or, for a truly unique experience, book tickets for Thursday night’s Tram to Table dinner featuring a ride on the tram, two music sets, family-style dinner and a beer/cider/wine and whiskey tasting. Don’t miss it!