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Your Tahoe Weekend: Rolling Stones tribute, Squaw avalanche dogs on tap

TAHOE-TRUCKEE, Calif. — 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 Tahoe Ten calendar? Email reporter Kaleb M. Roedel at kroedel@sierrasun.com.

1. Horsemouth at Crystal Bay Casino

North Lake Tahoe reggae rock band Horsemouth will play a free set inside the Crystal Bay Casino Red Room on Friday.

When: 10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5

Where: Crystal Bay Casino Red Room

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Cost: Free

Online: crystalbaycasino.com

2. Mustache Harbor at CBC

Mustache Harbor — described as "a group of musicians brought together by their love for vintage soft rock and sweet stashes," according to their online bio — will perform a free set inside the CBC Crown Room on Saturday. Mustache Harbor's song list includes cuts like Elton John's "Tiny Dancer," Billy Joel's "Only The Good Die Young," and the Eagles "Hotel California."

When: 10 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6

Where: Crystal Bay Casino Crown Room

Cost: Free

Online: crystalbaycasino.com

3. Jeff Campbell at Cottonwood

Jeff Campbell, considered an evocative poet with a rocker lover's heart, will bring his original, country-centric acoustic music to Truckee on Friday.

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5

Where: Cottonwood Restaurant & Bar, Truckee

Cost: Free

Online: cottonwoodrestaurant.com

4. Erin & The Project at Moody's

San Francisco-based soul power duo Erin & The Project will play back-to-back free shows in downtown Truckee this weekend.

When: 8:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Feb. 5-6

Where: Moody's Bistro, Bar & Beats, Truckee

Cost: Free

Online: moodysbistro.com

5. Unkle Funkle at Bar of America

Unkle Funkle, a producer and songwriter from Portland who creates surreal and often hilarious music, will unleash his sound at Bar of America on Friday and Saturday.

When: 8:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, Feb. 5-6

Where: Bar of America, Truckee

Cost: Free

Online: barofamerica.com

6. Scott Pemberton at the South Shore

Scott Pemberton, a ripping guitarist who plays a mix of jazz, Pacific Northwest-influenced rock, blues and West Coast funk will bring his "timber rock" to Stateline this weekend.

When: 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5

Where: Lakeview Loft, Stateline

Cost: $10

Online: facebook.com/lakeviewloft

7. Tower of Power at Harrah's Lake Tahoe

South Shore staple Tower of Power, which has been performing since 1968, will bring its live show back to Lake Tahoe this weekend. The soul and funk powerhouse from Oakland plays Harrah's Lake Tahoe Saturday.

When: Saturday, Feb. 6

Where: Harrah's Lake Tahoe, Stateline

Cost: $45.87 plus fees

Online: ticketmaster.com

8. Cats and dogs at Squaw Valley

Check out one of Squaw Valley's amazing cats (grooming machine) that keep you skiing and riding impeccable corduroy. Cat operators are available to show you the machines and allow you to sit in the driver seat. Dogs and dog handlers from the Squaw Valley Avalanche Rescue team will also be on hand to meet and greet.

When: 4:30-5:15 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6

Where: At the base of the Funitel, Squaw Valley

Cost: Free

Online: squawalpine.com

9. Rudy Colombini & The Unauthorized Rolling Stones

Bringing the excitement, energy and hits of a live Rolling Stones show, Rudy Colombini & The Unauthorized Rolling Stones will put on a show at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe.

When: Saturday, Feb. 6

Where: Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe, Stateline

Cost: $15

Online: hardrockcasinolaketahoe.com

10. Tahoe Symphony Orchestra performance

The Toccata-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will wrap its 11th annual WinterFest this weekend with guest Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with the famed red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin in Incline Village.

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 5

Where: Cornerstone Church, Incline Village

Cost: $30 adults; $25 seniors; $5 students ages 19-23; free ages 18 and under

Online: toccatatahoe.com