Snow, Snowfest and Sunshine, Too! (Part One)

With more new snow blessing the Sierra and our water resources, it's time to celebrate. And what better way to do that than with the upcoming sunshine and over 40 events at the 42nd Annual North Tahoe Snowfestival in North Lake Tahoe!

First, make your reservations as our spring vacation rentals fill up fast! Here's a link to one of the largest selections of lakefront homes, mountain cabins and condominiums to rent for your upcoming getaway!

Next, grab the whole family and check out the following North Tahoe Snowfestival Schedule. The content is provided by the organizers so for more details, and to purchase tickets (most events are free), visit

Garwoods Kick-off / King and Queen Coronation w/The Blues Monsters

Thursday, February 27, 2024, 5:00 PM

Gar Woods Grill & Pier • Carnelian Bay, CA

Starts at $50.00

The Tradition continues with Garwood's SNOWFEST Kick-off Party. Thanks to Tom and his crew for starting every event off right with a Raging Party that sets the tone for all the rest. The Blues Monsters will be rocking the night away so "PUT ON YOUR DANCING SHOES"!! Also, see this year’s SNOWFEST King and Queen.  

SNOWFEST Fireworks w/ The NOMADS live music

Friday March 1, 2024, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tahoe City Golf Course, 251 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145, USA 

We will be kicking off the celebration with a bang at the Tahoe City Golf Course with a fireworks show and live music featuring The NOMADS N. Lake Tahoe's premier rock band. Music will kick it off at 5:30 Fireworks approx. 7 pm

North Tahoe Firefighters Assoc. PANCAKE BREAKFAST Tahoe City

Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 7:00am - 11:00am

Tahoe City Fire Station-on Fairway, 222 Fairway Dr, Tahoe City, CA 96145, USA 

NTFFA. Pancake Breakfast is $10 per adult and $5 per child (kids under 12). Come check out some fire trucks and other equipment. North Tahoe Fire merchandise is for sale as well.

Tahoe City SNOWFEST Parade

Saturday, March 2, 2024, 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Downtown Tahoe City, 500 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145, USA 

The Tahoe City Parade is back!! Sign up to take part or come on out to watch as the best and brightest of N. Lake Tahoe compete to see who is the Best In Show ($1000.00 prize), Best Youth Entry, Most Tahoe, and Rookie of the Year! The theme again is Lake Tahoe Mountain Mardi-gras.

The Parade Route is from the Tahoe Lake School to The light at Hwy 28 and Hwy 89. There will be vendors at Penny Bear Park with Snowfest Merchandise.

After the parade, head on over to Pete & Peter's for the annual "Party After the Parade!"

Garwood's 34th Annual Polar Bear Swim

Saturday, March 2, 2024, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Garwoods, 5000 N Lake Blvd, Carnelian Bay, CA 96140, USA 

Join us for this year's #polarbearswim  at Garwoods Grill & Pie on Lake Tahoe. And if you’re brave enough… you can now sign up to swim in the 35th Annual Polar Bear Swim at @garwoodslaketahoe by visiting!

Tahoe Art Haus & The Tahoe Tap Haus Brewfest- benefiting Shane McConkey Foundation

Saturday, March 2, 2024, 12:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Tahoe Tap Haus, 475 N Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA 96145, USA 

It's the Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema and Tahoe Tap Haus' 5th annual Haus Brewfest,

Join us for the fifth annual Haus Snowfest Brewfest! Edna the Art Car will once again host four DJs. Stick around after dark for a laser light show. There will be local breweries pouring beer. All benefit the Shane McConkey Foundation. Admission to the show is FREE...

Poppy's Brain Freeze Ice Cream Eating Contest

Saturday, March 2, 2024, 1:00 - 2:00 pm

Lauren Corda the new owner of Poppy's is happy to bring the ice cream eating contest back to SNOWFEST. Come hungry and ready to beat the competition. By devouring your ice cream before your competitors, But watch out for the "Brain Freeze!!!" Location TBD

Penguins- ages 4-9 $4 entry fee

Polar Bears- ages 10-15 $6 entry fee

Yeti- ages 16- up $8 entry fee

Pints and Pies - TCNS- Winter Party

Saturday, March 2, 2024, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Fund Raiser for TCNS (Tahoe City Nursery School ) Come join us at Moe's BBQ for their winter party and fundraiser. They will have a silent auction buffet lunch and music by Head to Toe.


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