Celebrate with The Ritz-Carlton

Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe is celebrating its 10th anniversary with events open to the public from Dec. 6 to 8. Parking is complimentary.

The weekend kicks off with a festive cocktail reception on Dec. 6 from 6 to 9 p.m. with delectable bites at individual stations and live music by Ike & Martin.

The resort’s Christmas tree-lighting ceremony is on Dec. 7 from 5 to 5:30 p.m. in the backyard. Kids can enjoy free hot chocolate and visit with Santa, while the adults treat themselves to a Moet + Chandon bar. The night will conclude with a memorable firework display and music by Tainted Love at 8:30 p.m. Parking is complimentary on Dec. 7 if out of the lot by 7:30 p.m., otherwise there is a $25 fee.

On Dec. 8, a champagne brunch is at Manzanita from 12 to 2:30 p.m. | RSVP (530) 562-3050, ritzcarlton.com