Headed to Tahoe this summer? There’s no shortage of great events lined up to make your vacation one to remember! With concerts, festivals, street fairs, golf tournaments, farmers markets, and more, check out our Tahoe Summer Events Calendar below to make the most out of your trip to the mountains!
Harvey’s Outdoor Summer Concert Series – South Lake Tahoe
June 4th – September 1st
The biggest summer concert series is back at the famous Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harvey’s! This year’s lineup is not to be missed, featuring some of the biggest acts in rock, country, and more.
Tahoe City Food and Wine Classic – Tahoe City
Enjoy the start of summer at the Tahoe City Food and Wine Classic! Sample some of the region’s best cuisine prepared by local restaurants and caterers, pairing each bite with some of the tastiest wines and beverages. Located in downtown Tahoe City, this is a great way to get out in the sun and enjoy the local shops and culture.
Bluesdays Concerts – The Village at Palisades Tahoe
Every Tuesday: June 14th – August 30th
Bluesdays return to The Village at Palisades Tahoe! Held every Tuesday from 6:00pm to 8:30pm, hear some of the best regional and local bluegrass musicians as you relax under the towering peaks in Olympic Valley!
Music on the Beach – Kings Beach
Fridays: June 16th – September 1st
Held every Friday evening, relax with your toes in the sand as you listen to some great live musical acts while taking in that incredible North Shore sunset. This free event is widely regarded as one of the best of the summer!
Concerts at Commons Beach – Tahoe City
Every Sunday: June 18th – September 3rd
An extremely popular local event, the Tahoe City Concert Series at Commons Beach is a great way to wind down after a weekend in Tahoe. Bring a beach chair or enjoy the music from your paddle board or kayak! This weekly free event is one of our absolute favorites of the summer!
Truckee Thursdays – Truckee
Every Thursday: June 22nd – August 10th
It wouldn’t be a visit to North Lake Tahoe without spending an evening at Truckee Thursdays! This iconic street fair is held every Thursday evening in downtown Truckee. This is a great way to shop local arts and crafts, and to sample some of the best food trucks in the region. With great live musical acts scheduled for this summer, this is a great event for the whole family!
Beerfest – Northstar California
Saturday – June 27th
One of our favorite beer festivals of the summer season, Beerfest at Northstar California is an incredible way to spend a day under the pines, listening to great music, and sampling delicious brews from over 25 breweries and vendors!
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival – Sand Harbor in Incline Village
June 30th – Late September
Visit the world famous Shakespeare Festival at the breathtaking Warren Edward Trepp Stage in Sand Harbor State Park NV. Enjoy live theatrical entertainment overlooking the stunning East Shore of Lake Tahoe. This year’s lineup is not to be missed with weekly performances of The Little Shop of Horrors, The Reno Philharmonic, Sierra Nevada Ballet, and more!
American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament – South Lake Tahoe
July 12th -16th
Watch some of the world’s most famous celebrities and athletes play for the American Century Championship gold at this year’s celebrity tournament in South Lake Tahoe. Held at the famous Edgewood Tahoe golf course, this spectator friendly and (semi) casual tournament is an incredibly fun time and great event for the whole family!
Truckee and Tahoe City Farmers Markets – Truckee and Tahoe City
Tuesdays and Thursdays: May 9th – October 19th
Tahoe City Website
Planning to impress your friends and family with a home cooked meal back at your accommodations? Let us recommend the Truckee and Tahoe City Farmers Markets as a great stop to gather ingredients. With delicious locally sourced produce and meat all from regional vendors, this is surely a great way to make your meal a hit!
Start Planning Today!
It’s never too early to start planning your summer stay in Tahoe, and with these great summer events lined up we’re sure your vacation will be one to remember!