Events | December

Catch Santa on the slopes. | Courtesy Mt. Rose Ski Area

The snow is falling, the base depth is growing on the ski runs and the merriment of the holiday season approaches.



DEC. 1 | FRIDAY

Whose night out? Tahoe Donner
From 5 to 9 p.m., children ages 4 to 9 are treated to a night out of games, dinner, arts and crafts, movie and bedtime story at Northwoods Clubhouse. Parents may enjoy a night out while the trained staff is on hand. Space is limited. Pre-registration and payment is required at least one day in advance. | RSVP (530) 587-9437

Entrepreneur’s Roundtable Truckee
Tahoe Silicon Mountain hosts a monthly roundtable on the first Friday of each month from 5 to 6 p.m. at The Lift. It is an opportunity for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to share what they are working on and ask for/offer insights and resource suggestions to solve problems. | RSVP Silicon Mountain on Facebook

DEC. 1-2 | FRIDAY-SATURDAY
“Line of Descent” showings Stateline, Nev.
Warren Miller Entertainment’s premieres it’s 68th full-length feature film, “Line of Descent,” at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe at 7:30 p.m. both nights. Read more and watch the trailer at TheTahoeWeekly.com. | warrenmiller.com

DEC. 2 | SATURDAY
By the light of the moon Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a full moon snowshoe trek from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248

DEC. 3 | SUNDAY
Instant transformation Soda Springs
Boreal Mountain Resort hosts Pop Up Park from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. | rideboreal.com

Moon over Tahoe Tahoe Vista
Tahoe Adventure Company offers a Full Cold Moon snowshoe trek from 4 to 7 p.m. Trips include snowshoes, poles, guides, instruction, natural history and hot drinks and snacks. No experience needed. $65. | tahoeadventurecompany.com

DEC. 5 | TUESDAY
Morning breakfast meeting Tahoe City
Join the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association for First Tuesday Morning Breakfast Club from 7 to 8:30 a.m. $15. | gotahoenorth.com

Share and write Incline Village, Nev.
Lifescapes, a memoir-writing program for seniors, is from 2 to 4 p.m. at Incline Village Library. First and third Fridays of each month. All welcome. | (775) 832-4130

DEC. 7 | THURSDAY
Entrepreneurs welcome South Lake Tahoe
“Are you growing your dream business?” The mentor-based Entrepreneurs Program meets the first Thursday of every month from 6 to 9 p.m. in the Aspen Room at Lake Tahoe Community College. Free to all. | Register tahoechamber.com

DEC. 8 | FRIDAY
Huskies like hops Truckee
On the first Friday of every month, Tahoe Mountain Brewing Co. Taproom hosts a Hops for Huskies event from 3 to 8 p.m. Tahoe Husky Rescue gets $1 for every beer purchased. | tahoehuskyrescue.org

Enlightening Insights Truckee
Sierra College, Tahoe-Truckee offers “Insights,” a free monthly program. Todd Gordon Mather will share a rich presentation about Northern California architecture, on how architecture has morphed since the dawn of man and the failures and successes of homes in the Sierra Nevada. Complimentary refreshments served at 6:30 p.m. The session starts at 7 p.m. | RSVP sierracollege.com

DEC. 9 | SATURDAY
Flies with those eggs? Truckee
Truckee EAA Chapter 1073 holds its pancake breakfast on the second Saturday of each month at the Truckee Tahoe Airport and offers free Young Eagles airplane rides for ages 8 through 17 on those mornings. Breakfast and flights start at 8 a.m. weather permitting. | yecoord1073@outlook.com

Ho, ho, ho pancakes Tahoe City
Tahoe City Golf Course is the place to have a pancake breakfast with Santa from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sponsored by Rotary Club of Tahoe City. Holiday gift vendors, arts and crafts and games. Free. | tcpud.org

Extra syrup for Santa Stateline, Nev.
Have breakfast with Santa at Kahle Community Center from 9 to 11 a.m. Pancake breakfast includes orange juice, hot chocolate and coffee. Photos with Santa at additional cost. $3 per person. | (775) 586-7271

DEC. 11 | MONDAY
Meeting of the minds Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Silicon Mountain presents Mountain Minds Mondays, a speaker series that starts at 6 p.m. at Pizza on the Hill every month. A $5 fee includes pizza and salad. Networking before and after the presentation. Live streamed bit.ly/youtubetsm. | tahoesiliconmountain.com

DEC. 12 | TUESDAY
Rise and shine Truckee
Good Morning Truckee is held from 7 to 8:30 a.m. at the Truckee Tahoe Airport on the second Tuesday of every month. Open to everyone. $12, $10 chamber members; includes breakfast. | (530) 587-8808

DEC. 13 | WEDNESDAY
In English and Spanish Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers Bilingual Story Time from 4 to 4:30 p.m. Features stories, finger plays and wiggle action as part of the experience to encourage a love of books. | (775) 832-4130

Avalanche awareness series Truckee
Tahoe Mountain Sports Avalanche Education Series – Master the Mountain will meet at Alibi Ale Works from 6 to 8 p.m. Part 2: “Beacons and Beers! “Beer, nachos and raffle. Free. | Facebook Tahoe Mountain Sports

DEC. 14 | THURSDAY
Dogs love books Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers Paws 2 Read from 4 to 5 p.m. Children can practice reading to friendly therapy dogs and receive a free book. All ages. | (775) 832-4130

In league with Tahoe South Lake Tahoe
The League to Save Lake Tahoe hosts Winter Wonderland and Holiday Open House from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Cozy up by the fire and enjoy an evening of light appetizers, drinks and music while shopping discounted prices on Keep Tahoe Blue gifts for the holidays. Walk, ride your bike or carpool with three or more for a raffle ticket. | keeptahoeblue.org

DEC. 15 | FRIDAY
TGIF ski Soda Springs
Boreal Mountain Resort hosts Feel Good Friday. Lift tickets are $25 and $5 goes to charity. From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. | rideboreal.com

DEC. 16 | SATURDAY
Writers unite South Lake Tahoe
Young Adult Writers’ Meetup, on the first and third Saturday of each month, is from 3 to 4 p.m. at South Lake Tahoe Library. Meet with fellow writers for an afternoon of socializing, discussion and writing. Laptops available for use in the library. Snacks provided. | (530) 573-3185

Whose night out? Tahoe Donner
From 5 to 9 p.m., children ages 4 to 9 are treated to a night out of games, dinner, arts and crafts, movie and bedtime story at Northwoods Clubhouse. Parents may enjoy a night out while the trained staff is on hand. Space is limited. Pre-registration and payment is required at least one day in advance. | RSVP (530) 587-9437

DEC. 16-31 | SATURDAY-SUNDAY
Winter weeks of fun Olympic Valley
Merry Days and Holly Nights will return to Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows for the second year with new events for families, including a Reindeer Games scavenger hunt, Winter Solstice Yoga, Brunch with Santa, pre-show cocktail receptions and a Truckee Dance Factory Show featuring the Twisted Nutcracker. Making of a Mountain will be an intimate fireside evening with wine and apps as local legends share epic tales of adventure. Other family-friendly events include holiday parties, train rides and horse-drawn sleigh rides, storytelling with Santa and farm-to-table dinners. Entertainment will include performances by the Reno Jazz Orchestra, and TOCCATA. On New Year’s Eve, the Squaw Valley Prom presented by the High Fives Foundation. | squawalpine.com

DEC. 17 | SUNDAY
Poetry and prose Truckee
Literary Arts & Wine is a monthly reading series held every third Sunday at Art Truckee at 5 p.m. All are welcome. | literaryartsandwine.com

DEC. 21 | THURSDAY
Ta, ta, ta tasting Truckee
Third Thursday Tasting at The Pour House is from 5 to 7 p.m. Includes light snacks. $5 cover for TEMPO, Truckee High Band Boosters. | thepourhousetruckee.com

DEC. 22 | FRIDAY
Meet the Winemaker Truckee
Uncorked Truckee is kicking off the winter winemaker series featuring Roja Wines with master sommelier Anthony Anselmi. | (530) 550-5200

DEC. 26 | TUESDAY
Share and write Incline Village, Nev.
Lifescapes, a memoir-writing program for seniors, is from 2 to 4 p.m. at Incline Village Library. First and third Fridays of each month. All welcome. | (775) 832-4130

DEC. 27 | WEDNESDAY
Membership 101 Truckee
Truckee Chamber of Commerce Membership 101 is from 8 to 9 a.m. at the California Welcome Center the last Wednesday of the month. For new, current or potential members to learn about the benefits of belonging. Coffee and pastries. | info@truckee.com

DEC. 29 | FRIDAY
By the light of the moon Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a full moon snowshoe trek from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels welcome. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248

DEC. 30 | SATURDAY
By the light of the moon Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a full moon snowshoe trek from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248


 

SHARE
Tahoe Weekly
Tahoe Weekly is the Tahoe & Truckee’s No. 1 source for Live Music, Events & Festivals, Entertainment, Outdoors & Recreation, Food & Wine, and Arts & Culture.