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Top 10 picks for ‘Your Tahoe Weekend’

Enjoy Cocktail Bingo in downtown Truckee on Saturday, March 3.
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Below are the Truckee Sun’s picks for the Top 10 events to check out this weekend in the Tahoe area.

Have an event you want considered for a future Your Tahoe Weekend calendar? Email Managing Editor Wyatt Haupt Jr. at whaupt@truckeesun.com.

1. Friday Night Tubing

Tube under the lights at Tahoe Donner Snowplay until 6:30 p.m. for night sledding. Conditions permitting.

Where: Tahoe Donner | 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee

When: Friday, March 2 | 4:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Online: http://www.tahoedonner.com

2. Indian Holi Festival Pop up Dinner

Chef Alex Downing creates a vibrant and exotic menu to celebrate the Holi Festival.

Where: Cedar House Sport Hotel | 10918 Brockway Road, Truckee

When: Saturday, March 3 | 6 p.m.

Cost: $97 per person + tax and fees. Pre-registration required.

Online: http://www.shop.cedarhousesporthotel.com

3. Movie Night

Children and adults are invited to bring a favorite pillow and blanket to Northwoods Clubhouse and enjoy a movie.

Where: Pizza on the Hill | 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee

When: Friday, March 2 | 6:30 p.m.

Cost: Free

Online: http://www.tahoedonner.com/amenities/dining/pizza-on-the-hill/

4. Open Mic Night

All levels welcome — singers, actors, poets, and more!

Where: Art Truckee | 10072 Donner Pass Road, Second Floor, Truckee

When: Friday, March 2 | 7 p.m.

Cost: Free

Online: http://www.arttruckee.com

5. Professor Colombo Music Performance

Live music by Professor Colombo

Where: Moody’s Bistro, Bar & Beats | 10007 Bridge St., Truckee

When: Friday, March 2 | 8:30 – 11:30 p.m.

Cost: No cover

Online: http://www.moodysbistro.com

6. Cocktail Bingo Truckee Downtown Merchants Association

Locals and visitors are invited to celebrate “Old Man Winter in Truckee Style.”

Where: Truckee Downtown Merchants Association | 10065 Donner Pass Road, Truckee

When: Saturday, March 3 | 6 p.m.

Cost: $30 per person; includes three bingo cards

Online: http://www.historictruckee.com

7. Botannical Painting + Drawing with Ink

Art in the Moment is a mindfulness and art series taught by Jessica Abbott Williams, a Berkeley-based artist and owner of Brushstrokes, a community art space and ceramics studio in Berkeley.

Where: Atelier | 10128 Donner Pass Road, Truckee

When: Saturday, March 3| 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Cost: See website for details

Online: http://www.ateliertruckee.com

8. Full Moon Snowshoe Tour

State park interpreters will be leading Full Moon Snowshoe Tours around the Hellman-Ehrman estate and Lake Tahoe shoreline in Sugar Point State Park.

Where: Sugar Pine State Park | 7595 Highway 89, Tahoma

When: Saturday, March 3 | 7 p.m.

Cost: $30 for adults; 15 for children under 12

Online: http://www.sierrastateparks.org

9. Intro to Backcountry Class with NASTC

Review use of backcountry gear, practice beacon use and burial, discuss route finding selection, then enjoy a tour up and a great ski down.

Where: Tahoe Donner Cross-Country Ski Area | 15275 Alder Creek Road, Truckee

When: Sunday, March 4 | 9 a.m.

Cost: Check website for details

Online: http://www.tahoedonner.com

10. Her Mountain Lesson

Join other like-minded women with a ski lesson designed by Her for Her.

Where: Northstar California Resort | 5001 Northstar Drive, Truckee

When: Sunday, March 4 | 8 a.m.

Cost: $220

Online: http://www.northstarcalifornia.com

Managing Editor Wyatt Haupt Jr. can be reached at 530-550-2652 or via email at whaupt@truckeesun.com.