Truckee Tahoe Summer Weekly Events, Activities & Things To Do
Concerts at Commons Beach in Tahoe City
Local, regional & national performers will delight Tahoe City audiences every Sunday afternoon this summer. This FREE 12-week concert series begins June 26th through September 4th. Music begins at 4:00pm and lasts until 7:00pm, (occasional early starts @3pm). Local food and drink vendors sell beer, wine, soft drinks, ice-cream, sushi, barbecue, salads and more. Come early to enjoy the Lakeside ambiance with friends and family (there is a fully equipped playground for the little rockers). Your picnic and beverages from home are welcome.
Spindleshanks serves dinner nightly at 5:30 p.m. with the bar opening at 5 p.m. Martini Mondays features $5 stem Martinis all night in the bar. And, Happy Hour is offered nightly in the bar from 5 to 7 p.m., with Happy Hour all night on Tuesday in the bar.
Make your way to the Village at Squaw Valley for the free Blue’s concert series and indulge in the delicious food and drinks the Village has to offer! Fun for the whole family!
Movies on the Beach
Tahoe City’s free outdoor movie series this summer offering families and movie-goers a splendid outdoor cinema experience every Wednesday in Tahoe City.
Breathe and stretch with us every Wednesday this summer on First Street in The Village at Squaw Valley. This free yoga class features special guest appearances from well known yoga instructors through the end of August.
Music in the Park
Free music in the park every Wednesday at the Truckee Regional Park Gebhardt Amphitheater. Enjoy local talent from 6:30-8:00pm. Bring food, drinks, chairs, and blankets to have a fun summer evening with family and friends.
Truckee Thursdays is an 11-week outdoor Thursday evening event held during June, July and August. Activities include a certified organic Farmers’ Market, live music, arts and crafts vendors, beer garden, sidewalk sales, outdoor dining, and family/children’s activities.
Free Outdoor Movie Series At Squaw
Families and friends can snuggle up under the stars while enjoying new releases and family classics on the big screen in the Events Plaza at The Village at Squaw Valley. All movies start at 8:30pm, weather permitting. Blankets and warm clothes are recommended.
Tahoe City Farmer’s Market
The Tahoe City Farmers Market is a fantastic community event not to be missed. Set on the the shores of Lake Tahoe at the Commons Beach, the market offers visitors and residents access to California certified farm-fresh, fruits, vegetables, flowers, and more. This annual event runs from May through October every Thursday from 8am – 1pm in the Commons Beach parking lot in Downtown Tahoe City.
Trivia Night - Pizza on The Hill (January-April)
Test your brain skills at Pizza on The Hill which is in Tahoe Donner on Thursdays. Even begins at 6:30 and ends at 8pm, and you may even win free pizza! Call 530-587-9400 ahead of time to insure it hasn't been cancelled.
Free Family Movie Night - Pizza On The Hill
Beginning at 6:30pm, enjoy G and PG films with family and kids. Call 530-587-9400 to make sure it's playing.
Truckee Farmers Market
June 5-Sept. 11 @ the former Factory Outlet Stores,12047 Donner Pass Road from 10:00am to 2:00pm.
Live Music at Gar Woods
Come out and enjoy live music every Friday night right on beautiful Lake Tahoe in Carnelian Bay.
Music on the Beach in Kings Beach
Enjoy free, live music performances featuring a variety of genres at Music on the Beach Fridays at Kings Beach State Recreation Area from 6:00-8:30pm.
Sidewalk Saturdays in Tahoe City
Join us on the second Saturday of the month, May through September. Sip and shop, enjoy specials, entertainment and all that Tahoe City has to offer.
Drive In Movies
Doors will open at 7 p.m. and the movies will start between 8 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. There will be no outside food or drink allowed in the theater. The new Mountain View BBQ will be open during the movie where guests may purchase snacks and beverages. The Bungy Trampoline will also be doing jumping sessions between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. before the movie begins.