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Your Tahoe Weekend: Top ten events you can’t miss

This weekend kicks-off Squaw's spring-themed costume weekends, this week's theme is the onesie.
Courtesy 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 cwalker@sierrasun.com.

1. Annual Repertory Season at Tahoe Art Haus

Lake Tahoe Dance Collective opens its 2017 season with an evening celebrating a range of dance styles and pieces.

When: Friday, April 7 – Sunday, April 9

Where: Tahoe Art Haus

Cost: Student & Senior: $20, Adult: $25

Online: http://www.tahoearthauscinema.com

2. Frankie Boots & the Country Line

Enjoy delicious food and drink with a show as Frankie Boots & the Country Line entertain guests at Moody’s Bistro.

When: Friday, April 7 | 8:30p.m.

Where: Moody’s Bistro Bar & Beats

Cost: Free music

Online: http://www.moodysbistro.com

3. Spring Themed Dress-Up Weekends

This weekend kicks-off Squaw’s spring weekend celebrations; ski and ride in your best onesie and enjoy live music and drink specials to celebrate the final months of this season.

When: Saturday, April 8 – Sunday, April 9

Where: Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows

Cost: Free

Online: http://www.squawalpine.com

4. Spring It On! CANtina: A Canned Craft Beer Tasting

Taste 10 select IPAs, lagers and more at Big Springs Lodge at Northstar California Resort in celebration of spring skiing.

When: Saturday, April 8 | 1-3:30p.m.

Where: Northstar California Resort

Cost: $30 + tax/fees

Online: http://www.northstarcalifornia.com

5. Night Out at Rideout!

Parents get free time when they drop their kids age 5 and up with staff at Rideout for fun activities including crafts, games and movies.

When: Saturday, April 8 | 4-10p.m.

Where: Rideout Community Center

Cost: $15 per child

Online: http://www.tahoecitypud.com

6. Soul Scratch

Get your groove on with L.A.-based soul act Soul Scratch; bringing their funky tunes to the Crystal Bay Casino this Saturday.

When: Saturday, April 8 | 10p.m.

Where: Crystal Bay Club Casino Red Room

Cost: Free

Online: http://www.crystalbaycasino.com

7. BoomBox

Don’t miss this high-energy, electronic show blending soulful rock and blues with dance music.

When: Saturday, April 8 | 8p.m.

Where: MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa

Cost: $25 + tax/fees

Online: http://www.montbleuresort.com

8. Red Neck Fusion

Enjoy a barbecue in the Village at Sugar Bowl, Jack Daniels and a blind beer grab as you dance to southern rock tunes from The Jonathan Hennion Band.

When: Saturday, April 8 | 1 – 4p.m.

Where: Sugar Bowl Resort

Cost: Free entertainment, refreshment & lift tickets extra

Online: http://www.sugarbowl.com

9. Easter Cookie Decorating

Atelier and Restaurant Trokay will partner to teach guests to hand make their own batch of cookies in an Easter-themed tin to take home.

When: Sunday, April 9 | 1 – 2:30p.m.

Where: Atelier

Cost: $85

Online: http://www.ateliertruckee.com

10. Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District Rope Climb

Join in on some family-fun during the Rope Climb event including a timed brick retrieval at 10 feet and raffle prizes.

When: Sunday, April 9

Where: Truckee-Donner Recreation & Park District

Cost: Early Bird Registration: $2, Day-of: $5, Free for spectators 3 – 6p.m.

Online: http://www.tdrpd.org

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