2014 End of Year Review

Hello and Happy New Year to you! I wish this New Year will be a special year for you for many reasons and hope this time finds you rested and recovered from your Holiday festivities. For me, I have just surpassed my 25th year in the Lake Tahoe real estate business! Through the years, I have learned what it takes to succeed in this unpredictable, challenging and exciting world of real estate. I have learned how a second home resort market like ours is much different than a primary home market. I have... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of January 26th-February 1st, 2015

January 27th Fire & Water: How Global Warming is Changing California’s Weather South Lake Tahoe Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Way 5:30-8:00pm, Free. California has been hit hard by drought and wildfires in recent years which has left many Californians wondering: Is this extreme weather linked to global warming, and what can we expect for the future? In this ‘Fire and Water’ event, scientist Dana Nuccitelli will discuss and answer questions about the latest scientific research into... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of January 19-25, 2015

January 20th Getting Tahoe Connected Lake Tahoe Library, 1000 Rufus Allen Blvd 6:00pm. Learn what the Tahoe Prosperity Center found in its recent survey gathering data from over 900 users to see if Internet speeds around the Tahoe basin are as fast as carriers claim, and what they see as next steps in improving connectivity for residents and visitors. For more info, visit www.engagedpatrons.org. January 23rd FNCTN Winter Music Series Lake Tahoe Golf Course 9:00pm, $10. The FNCTN Winter Music Series... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of January 12-18, 2015

January 15th Barton Wellness Lecture: Prevention and treatment of lower back pain Lake Tahoe Community College, 1 College Dr This free presentation is hosted by Alison Ganong, MD of Tahoe Orthopedics and Sports Medicine and Mike Fry, MD of Tahoe Fracture and Orthopedic Clinic. Discussions will include Non-surgical treatment options, leg and back pain connection, strengthening exercises and whether surgery is the right route to go. Visit www.bartonhealth.org. January 16th Author & Psychic Medium... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of January 5-11, 2015

January 7th Pints & Paddles Cruise with Ike & Martin Ski Run Marina, 900 Ski Run Blvd #1 5:30pm-7:00pm on the Tahoe Queen at Ski Run Marina. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Call 530-543-6191 January 8th Internationally Renowned Experts Discuss Climate Change Harveys Lake Tahoe 7:45am-10:00am. Operation Sierra Storm, Tahoe South’s TV meteorologists’ conference, is offering complimentary admission to the public. This year’s keynote speaker is former director... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of December 29, 2014 – January 4, 2015

December 29th-31st Snowglobe Music Festival Lake Tahoe Community College Mon, doors open at 3:00pm and Tues & Wed, at 2:30pm. This music fest is one of the biggest events of the year in Lake Tahoe. This year’s line up includes Skrillex, Zedd, Porter Robinson, Disclosure, Phantogram, Flux Pavilion, Atmosphere and more.  Visit www.snowglobefestival.com for ticket and pass info. December 31st Dixie & Tahoe Queen New Years Cruise 9:00pm start time on the M.S. Dixie and 9:30 start time... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of December 22nd – 28th, 2014

December 22nd-28th Heavenly Holidays Heavenly Village Heavenly Village will feature 12 days of excitement with twirling ice skaters, chainsaw-sculpted ice displays, and world-class fireworks. Co-produced by Tahoe South, the fourth annual Heavenly Holidays will feature photos with Santa in his snow globe and end with a glittering New Year’s celebration with the sparkling Gondola Drop to ring in the New Year. For more info, visit www.skiheavenly.com. December 27th Lukas Nelson & Promise... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of December 15th – 21st, 2014

December 15th-21st Winter Wonderland Celebration Tahoe Beach Retreat & Lodge, 3411 Lake Tahoe Blvd Santa’s workshop, lights, holiday decor, the perfect tree for family photos, carolers, evening s’mores and drinks by the new fire pits, and daily specials in the Tavern.  For more info, visit www.tahoebeachretreat.com.  December 17th Ike & Martin Pints N Paddles Cruise M.S. Dixie at Zephyr Cove Resort, 760 U.S. HWY 50 5:30pm-7:00pm, FREE for this show only. Listen to the Best... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of December 8-14, 2014

December 8th Drive & Drop for Christmas Cheer Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority, 3066 Highway 50 9:00am-5:00pm. Drive through the Visitor Center parking lot and drop your food and toy donations into the bins provided by South Tahoe Refuse. Visit www.tahoesouth.com. December 12th “Pretty Faces” An All Women Ski & Adventure Film Harrah’s Lake Tahoe 6:30 pm. This all women cast film was crowd sourced, crowd funded, proving that any girl can enjoy the snow. If you have been on... Read more »

Lake Tahoe South Shore events for the week of December 1- 7, 2014

December 1st- 13th Winter Ignite – Heavenly’s Season Kickoff Festivities Heavenly Village Kick off the Ski Season and Holidays with two weeks of ski films, apres parties, casino sponsored events and more. This annual two week event is sure to be a good time. For more info, visit www.skiheavenly.com. December 4th -7th Lake Tahoe Festival of Trees and Lights Harrah’s Lake Tahoe This annual Lake Tahoe event features designer trees, holiday décor, Santa Claus, children’s crafts... Read more »