Top 10 picks for ‘Your Tahoe Weekend’ |

Top 10 picks for ‘Your Tahoe Weekend’

Enjoy Cocktail Bingo in downtown Truckee on Saturday, March 3.
Courtesy of Chris Turner |

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

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


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.


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

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