Happening in Tahoe: Tahoe Wine Collective comedy night; Washoe Cultural Talk at Palisades Tahoe; Indigenous Cultural and Arts Festival

A comedy show will be happening in Tahoe City.
Provided/Tahoe Wine Collective

Tahoe Wine Collective Comedy Night

Join the Tahoe Wine Collective for an evening of wine and comedy at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Friday, July 21, at the Boatworks Mall. 

Talented comedians taking the stage include Zeke Thomas and Kelly Stanley, featuring David Gamble Jr., Sara Rooker, and special guest Aurora Singh. 

Tickets are $30 a person. Doors will open 30 minutes before the show. Seating will be limited, so make sure to reserve your seat and get ready for a night filled with laughter, story telling, and wine. 

To learn more visit

Washoe Cultural Talk at Palisades Tahoe 

Experience the mountain through the eyes of the Washoe people at the Washoe Cultural Talks held at Palisades Tahoe starting at 10 a.m. Friday, July 21 

The free talk, which will begin by traveling the Aerial Tram at 9:15 a.m., will take place at High Camp, where guests will hear stories from the Washoe tribe from its creation to present day. 

In addition, guests can view artifacts that show the Washoe way of life that the tribe members seek to preserve today. 

While this event is free, registration is strongly recommended. If you’re not an 2022/23 Ikon pass holder, you will need to purchase an Aerial Tram ticket to join, which is discounted for tour attendees. All ticket sales collected from the event will be donated to the Washoe Cultural Fund. 

Walk-ups are permitted, but only if there is room to join. 

To register visit

Indigenous Culture & Arts Festival 

The 31st annual Indigenous Culture and Arts Festival hosted by the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California will be happening from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 22-23 at the Meeks Bay Resort. 

This free event will feature Native American arts and crafts, a basket competition, indigenous demonstrations, cultural activities, food vendors, and more. 

To learn more call 775-265-8600 or visit

Summit Haus Music series

From 6-8 p.m. every Saturday, Summit Haus at Sugar Bowl Resort will be hosting a summer music series, along with biergarten specials throughout the day. 

Stat your day with sausages and beers from 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, July 22, and from 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, July 23. 

In addition to food specials, in the evening, live music will be playing, with The Johnson Party set to take the stage Saturday, July 22.

Rubicon Live Music Series 

Join Rubicon Pizza Co. for a special night of live music right on the patio every Wednesday and Thursday of this summer, with the next shows happening Wednesday, July 26, and Thursday, July 27. 

This free show will feature different artists throughout the season, and is open to all. 

To learn more visit

Tree House Yoga 

Join for Tree House Yoga with Theresa Braun at the North Tahoe Event Center from 4-5 p.m. Wednesday, July 26. 

This is an all levels vinyasa flow class, focused on gaining strength, balance, and flexibility. 

It is $15 to participate, and $10 if you’re a NTPUD resident. This event is sponsored but the North Tahoe Public Utility District. 

To learn more visit

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