Your Tahoe Weekend: A fun-filled Super Bowl weekend |

Your Tahoe Weekend: A fun-filled Super Bowl weekend

Cassandra Walker
Through the end of March Squaw Valley will celebrate winter with a free fireworks show every weekend.
Courtesy of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows |

Below are the Sierra Sun’s picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend at Truckee and Lake Tahoe.

Have an event you want considered for a future Your Tahoe Weekend calendar? Email Reporter Cassandra Walker at

1. 7th Annual Lion Heart Art Fundraiser

Riverside Studios will host this event to benefit the CR Johnson Healing Center. The show will feature local artists using 12 x 12 inch panels of wood for sale to support the cause.

Where: Riverside Studios | 10076 Donner Pass Road, Truckee

When: Friday, Feb. 2 | 4-8 p.m.

Cost: Free event.


2. 9th Annual Ullrfest

Diamond Peak’s annual fundraiser party includes a torchlight parade, bonfire and live music. Guests are encouraged to wear their best attire in name of the Scandinavian god of winter and snow.

Where: Diamond Peak Ski Resort | 1210 Ski Way, Incline Village

When: Friday, Feb. 2 | 3:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Cost: Free and ticketed events featured.


3. Yoga & Wine

The Yoga Room hosts this fun event every first Friday of the month, featuring a 75-minute yoga class for all levels and one glass of wine at Uncorked Tahoe City, located below the yoga studio.

Where: The Yoga Room | 475 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City

When: Friday, Feb. 2 | 5:30-8 p.m.

Cost: $15


4. Panda Live Performance

Fat Cat Bar & Grill brings an evening of dining and entertainment featuring singer-songwriter Panda’s folk and soul music.

Where: Fat Cat Bar & Grill | 599 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City

When: Friday, Feb. 2 | 9-11:30 p.m.

Cost: Free music.


5. Her Mountain Retreat

Northstar California invites women to ski with a small group of women led by women instructors during their Her Mountain, ladies-only two day getaway event.

Where: Northstar California Resort | 5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee

When: Saturday, Feb. 3 – Sunday, Feb. 4

Cost: $850 includes lift tickets, rental equipment, lessons and activities.


6. Winter Fireworks

After a beautiful day spent gliding down the slopes at Squaw Valley stick around for a fireworks display from the KT Base Bar; the resort will launch fireworks through March in celebration of winter.

Where: KT Base Bar, Squaw Valley | 1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley

When: Saturdays through March 2018.

Cost: Free event.


7. Tailgate Party

Crystal Bay Casino welcomes sports fans to watch the action for free and enjoy a tailgate party with food and drink specials, souvenirs, and a chance to win the Player’s Club pool.

Where: Crystal Bay Casino | 14 NV-28, Crystal Bay

When: Sunday, Feb. 4 | 2-8 p.m.

Cost: Free game showing, items for purchase.


8. Basic Welding and Fabrication Skills

The Truckee Roundhouse opens its workshop to those looking to learn the basics of safety and how to weld and fabricate.

Where: Truckee Roundhouse | 12116 Chandelle Way, Suite E3, Truckee Airport

When: Every Sunday | Noon-3 p.m.

Cost: $25


9. A Big Game Party in North Lake

The Lodge Restaurant & Pub welcomes guests to enjoy food, drink and watch the big game as they take advantage of happy hour pricing for the entire game.

Where: The Lodge Restaurant & Pub | 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee

When: Sunday, Feb. 4 | 3 p.m.

Cost: Free showing, happy hour food and drink pricing.


10. A Big Game Party in South Lake

The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will provide a stadium buffet, souvenirs and prizes for guests looking to watch the Super Bowl from South Lake Tahoe.

Where: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe | 50 US Hwy. 50, Stateline, NV.

When: Sunday, Feb. 4 | 3 p.m.

Cost: $65 includes a drink


Cassandra Walker is a features and entertainment reporter for the Sierra Sun. She can be reached at, 530-550-2654 or @snow1cass.

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