Events | March

Join Tahoe Donner Snowplay’s Snowman Building Contest on Saturday, March 3rd.

MARCH 1 | THURSDAY
SnowFest! Is on Carnelian Bay
North Lake Tahoe’s 37th annual SnowFest today includes a kickoff party and Queen coronation at Gar Woods. Groove Foundry will play. | tahoesnowfest.org

Moon over Tahoe Tahoe Vista
Tahoe Adventure Company offers a Full Worm Moon snowshoe trek from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Trips include snowshoes, poles, guides, instruction, natural history and hot drinks and snacks. No experience needed. $65. | tahoeadventurecompany.com

Back by popular demand Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak Ski Resort hosts Retro Ski Film + Speaker Series at The Chateau at 5 p.m. A brief presentation by local historian Mark McLaughlin, followed by screening of Warren Miller’s “Snowonder.” No-host bar and popcorn. Free. | diamondpeak.com

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

MARCH 1-11 | THRUSDAY-SUNDAY
No more winter blahs
Tahoe City
North Lake Tahoe’s 37th annual SnowFest. Guests enjoy a 10-day celebration including parades, fireworks, live music concerts, a polar bear plunge, the Great Ski Race, a broomball tournament, snow sculptures parties, dining and art. | tahoesnowfest.org

MARCH 2 | FRIDAY
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 are welcome. | (775) 832-4130

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

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

Dress in layers
Hope Valley
Hope Valley Outdoors offers moonlit tours of Hope Valley from 7 to 9 p.m. Dress to be prepared for cold conditions. | hopevalleycrosscountry.com

SnowFest! Is on Tahoe City
North Lake Tahoe’s 37th annual SnowFest today includes the fireworks at Commons Beach at 7:30 p.m. | tahoesnowfest.org

MARCH 2-3 | FRIDAY-SATURDAY
Meet the author Incline Village, Nev.
Sierra Nevada College Writers in The Woods features poet and essayist Lola Haskins. She will give a reading of her work on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. and teach a workshop on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon. Reading is free and open to the public; workshop $50. | Register sierranevada.edu

MARCH 3 | SATURDAY
SnowFest! Is on Tahoe City
North Lake Tahoe’s 37th annual SnowFest today includes the parade through downtown Tahoe City from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. And the Polar Bear Swim at Gar Woods at 2 p.m.| tahoesnowfest.org

Build him early
Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Donner Snowplay will hold a Snowman Building Contest. Build one before 2 p.m. in order to be ready for the judges. | tahoedonner.com

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

Fading light trek Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a sunset snowshoe trek at 4:30 p.m. at the Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248

West shore moon tour Tahoma
Sierra State Parks interpreters will lead a full moon snowshoe tour from 7 to 9 p.m. in Sugar Pine State Park. Cost includes rentals, park entrance and guided hike exploring Hellman-Ehrman estate. $30, $20 ages 12 and younger. | RSVP (530) 583-9911

MARCH 6 | TUESDAY
Morning meeting Tahoe City
Tuesday Morning Breakfast Club on the first Tuesday of every month at Granlibakken. Community members are invited for the latest in community news and projects. $15 includes breakfast. | gotahoenorth.com

Tech Tuesdays Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers kids a fun way to explore different ways to learn about technology. From 4 to 5 p.m. A new activity each week. On the first, third and fourth Tuesday of the month. | (775) 832-3140

Whatever your genre Meyers
Tahoe Writers Works is an open workshop for writers of any genre. Meets every other Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Bona Fide HQ. | bonafidebooks.com

MARCH 8 | THURSDAY
Dogs love books
Incline Village
Incline Village Library offers Paws To Read from 4 to 5 p.m. Children can practice reading to friendly therapy dogs and receive a free book. All ages welcome. Second Thursday of every month. | (775) 832-4130

Back by popular demand
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak Ski Resort hosts Retro Ski Film + Speaker Series at The Chateau at 5 p.m. A brief presentation by local historian Mark McLaughlin, followed by screening of Warren Miller’s “White Winter Heat.” No-host bar and popcorn. Free. | diamondpeak.com

MARCH 9 | FRIDAY
Tour of ground and sky
Tahoe Adventure Company offers Stellar Nurseries, an astronomy guided snowshoe tour followed by a tour of the sky with Tony Berendsen. From 5 to 9 p.m., 1 to 3 miles. Easy to moderate. For ages 8 and older. Tour includes equipment, guides, permit fees, hot drinks and snacks. $85. | tahoeadventurecompany.com

MARCH 10 | 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. | RSVP yecoord1073@outlook.com

Demo day Soda Springs
Vendor Demo at Village Station at Royal Gorge and Sugar Bowl at 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Featuring Fischer, Salomon, Rossignol and Paco’s. Demo the latest gear for free with a daily trail pass or season pass. | royalgorge.com

It’s only natural
South Lake Tahoe
Kid’s Nature Journal Club is on the second and fourth Saturday each month from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at South Lake Tahoe Library. Learn skills for exploring the natural world and how to capture adventures in a nature journal. Some materials provided; bring a notebook and pen and dress for the weather. | (530) 573-3185

SnowFest! Is on
Tahoe City
North Lake Tahoe’s 37th annual SnowFest today includes the parade through downtown Kings Beach. | tahoesnowfest.org

Life’s a beach
Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Donner Downhill is throwing a Winter Beach party starting at noon. Contests, games for the family. Free. | tahoedonner.com

Perfect end to the day
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak offers Last Tracks Tasting event featuring Sierra Nevada Brewery. Participants take advantage of a late-day lift ticket valid from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by a final chair ride up to Snowflake Lodge for beer and appetizers, then a final run down a freshly groomed trail. $54 includes lift ticket, $5 off for passholders. Must be able to ski or snowboard intermediate run. 21+. | Tickets (775) 832-1253

Play to get s’mores Kings Beach
Visit 12 participating Kings Beach restaurants and retailers from 3 to 6 p.m., and track three or more visits to redeem a play card for a free s’more kit at Las Panchitas outdoor patio. The more businesses visited and tracked, the more chances to win raffle prizes valued at $3,000. | northtahoebusiness.org

Fading light trek
Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a sunset snowshoe trek at 4:30 p.m. at the Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248

Snowshoe stargazing Northstar
This easy-to-moderate snowshoe tour features a talk about the cosmos, poetry reading and telescopic viewing of the night sky. 2.5 hours long. Meet at 5 p.m. at Northstar Cross Country, Telemark & Snowshoe Center. $66 ages 13+; $47 ages 10 to 12. Snowshoe rentals available for fee. | RSVP northstarcalifornia.com

MARCH 11 | SUNDAY
Dogs pull their weight
Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Donner Downhill is the place for the I-Did-A-Run Dog Pull Fundraiser as part of SnowFest for Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe. Registration at noon; race at 1 p.m. | tahoesnowfest.org

MARCH 12 | MONDAY
Meeting of the minds
Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Silicon Mountain presents Mountain Minds, a speaker series that starts at 6 p.m. at Pizza on the Hill every second Monday of the month. $5 fee includes pizza and salad. Networking before and after the presentation. Live streamed bit.ly/youtubetsm. | tahoesiliconmountain.com

MARCH 13 | 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 members; includes breakfast. | (530) 587-8808

College level lab
Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers ME2 Lab at 4 p.m. University of Nevada, Reno engineering students present topics to school-age kids in fun, hands-on demonstrations. Second Tuesday of every month. | (775) 832-4130

MARCH 15 | THURSDAY
Ta, ta, ta tasting Truckee
Third Thursday Tasting at The Pour House is from 5 to 7 p.m. | thepourhousetruckee.com

Back by popular demand Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak Ski Resort hosts Retro Ski Film + Speaker Series at The Chateau at 5 p.m. A brief presentation by a speaker TBD, followed by screening of Warren Miller’s “Steeper & Deeper.” No-host bar and popcorn. Free. | diamondpeak.com

MARCH 16 | 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

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

Perfect end to the day
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak offers Last Tracks Tasting event featuring Irish beers. Participants take advantage of a late-day lift ticket valid from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by a final chair ride up to Snowflake Lodge for beer and appetizers, then a final run down a freshly groomed trail. $54 includes lift ticket, $5 off for passholders. Must be able to ski or snowboard intermediate run. 21+. | Tickets (775) 832-1253

Fading light trek
Kirkwood
Kirkwood Mountain Resort offers a sunset snowshoe trek at 4:30 p.m. at Cross Country Snowshoe Center. All levels. $35, $5 snowshoe rental. | RSVP (209) 258-7248

S’mores stars, please Northstar
Tahoe Star Tours offers Stars & S’mores at The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe. Meet at Fireside Terrace for an astronomy talk, poetry reading and telescopic view with Celestrons, followed by s’mores around outdoor fire pit. 7 to 8:30 p.m. $45 per person. | RSVP tahoestartours.com

MARCH 17| SATURDAY
It’s so chill Zephyr Cove, Nev.
The 2018 South Lake Tahoe Polar Plunge is at Zephyr Cove. The Plunge is a crazy fundraising event for Special Olympics; raise a minimum of $125 for the opportunity to run into and out of the chilly waters of Tahoe in this year’s clothing theme: St. Patrick’s Day. | sonv.org

Historical guided tour Tahoma
Sierra State Parks offers Snowshoe Through History at 11 a.m. at Sugar Pine Point State Park. The 90-minute guided tour with interpreter is along the West Shore of Lake Tahoe to Hellman-Ehrman Estate. Wear layers, waterproof boots and snowshoes. Free with $5 parking fee. | sierrastateparks.org

All you can eat
Tahoe Donner
Banana Split Extravaganza at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort. Help devour an incredible 200-foot banana split at for free. Bring friends and grab some spoons, this will be one tasty monster. | tahoedonner.com

Set ‘em up Tahoe Donner
Tahoe Donner Snowplay offers Snow Tube Bowling with human-sized inflatable bowling pins. | tahoedonner.com

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

MARCH 17-18 | SATURDAY-SUNDAY
Homewood Mountain Resort hosts Beer & Gear Festival starting at 9 a.m. with demos, discounted gear and plenty of craft beer on St. Patrick’s Day. Live music. | skihomewood.com

MARCH 20 | TUESDAY
Tech Tuesdays
Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers kids a fun way to explore different ways to learn about technology. From 4 to 5 p.m. A new activity each week. On the first, third and fourth Tuesday of the month. | (775) 832-3140

Whatever your genre Meyers
Tahoe Writers Works is an open workshop for writers of any genre. Meets every other Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. at Bona Fide HQ. | bonafidebooks.com

MARCH 21 | 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. Third Wednesday of every month. | (775) 832-4130

MARCH 22 | THURSDAY
Back by popular demand
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak Ski Resort hosts Retro Ski Film + Speaker Series at The Chateau at 5 p.m. A brief presentation by local historian, filmmaker and/or former Diamond Peak employee, followed by screenings of ski/snowboard film. No-host bar and popcorn. Free. | diamondpeak.com

MARCH 24 | SATURDAY
Grab the chew toy Soda Springs
Royal Gorge hosts Dog Races: Fetch & Return in Van Norden Meadow. Which dog can grab the chew toy first? Dogs will race in elimination runs until one wins. | royalgorge.com

It’s only natural South Lake Tahoe
Kid’s Nature Journal Club is on the second and fourth Saturday each month from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at South Lake Tahoe Library. Learn skills for exploring the natural world and how to capture adventures in a nature journal. Some materials provided; bring a notebook and pen and dress for the weather. | (530) 573-3185

Perfect end to the day
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak offers Last Tracks Tasting beer event. Participants take advantage of a late-day lift ticket valid from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by a final chair ride up to Snowflake Lodge for beer and appetizers, then a final run down a freshly groomed trail. $54 includes lift ticket, $5 off for passholders. Must be able to ski or snowboard intermediate run. 21+. | Tickets (775) 832-1253

MARCH 27 | TUESDAY
Tech Tuesdays
Incline Village, Nev.
Incline Village Library offers kids a fun way to explore different ways to learn about technology. From 4 to 5 p.m. A new activity each week. On the first, third and fourth Tuesday of the month. | (775) 832-3140

MARCH 28 | WEDNESDAY
Membership 101 Truckee
Truckee Chamber of Commerce Membership 101 is from 8 to 9 a.m. at the California Welcome Center every last Wednesday of the month. For new, current or potential members to learn about the benefits of belonging. Coffee and pastries. | info@truckee.com

MARCH 29 | THURSDAY
Back by popular demand
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak Ski Resort hosts Retro Ski Film + Speaker Series at The Chateau at 5 p.m. A brief presentation by local historian, filmmaker and/or former Diamond Peak employee, followed by screening of ski/snowboard films. No-host bar and popcorn. Free. | diamondpeak.com

MARCH 30 | FRIDAY
Meet your (veggie) maker Alpine Meadows
Tahoe Food Hub Farm Shop offers Meet Your Maker series from 2 to 6 p.m. Meet the people who grow, raise and make our food, plus shop specials, local music and/or cooking classes, workshops or food films. | tahoefoodhub.org

Expect a big Expo South Lake Tahoe
Tahoe Chamber presents Go Local Business Expo from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Early bird registration before Dec. 31. | tahoechamber.org

MARCH 31 | SATURDAY
Interpretive ski tours Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak offers a series of guided interpretive ski/snowboard tours of the mountain this winter. Participants meet at the Base Lodge with a guide to discuss the plant and animal life, history and the Lake Tahoe region. From 1 to 2 p.m. | diamondpeak.com

Perfect end to the day
Incline Village, Nev.
Diamond Peak offers Last Tracks Tasting event featuring Sudwerk Brewery. Participants take advantage of a late-day lift ticket valid from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by a final chair ride up to Snowflake Lodge for beer and appetizers, then a final run down a freshly groomed trail. $54 includes lift ticket, $5 off for passholders. Must be able to ski or snowboard intermediate run. 21+. | Tickets (775) 832-1253


 

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