The ever-popular summer street festival, Truckee Thursdays, begins on June 13 and continues throughout the summer until Aug. 29 (excluding July 4). From 5 to 8:30 p.m., historic downtown is cordoned off for live music, a food court and beer garden, artisans and merchants, community displays and children’s activities. Admission is free to all ages.
A free shuttle service is offered in Truckee neighborhoods to and from the event; leave the car at home or close to a shuttle stop. The neighborhoods include: Prosser, Glenshire, Sierra Meadows, Donner Lake, Tahoe Donner and Northstar. For the summer music lineup, visit TheTahoeWeekly.com; click on Music Scene. Truckee Thursdays is sponsored by Tahoe Weekly. | Shuttle info truckeethursdays.com