Sugar Pine Point State Park: Big Band Jazz in the Park | SierraSun.com

Sugar Pine Point State Park: Big Band Jazz in the Park

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TAHOE, Calif. and#8212;-Are you and#8220;In the Moodand#8221; for a summer night under Sierra stars on Lake Tahoeand#8217;s magical West Shore? Hear Big Band jazz played at beautiful Sugar Pine Point State Park Friday, Aug. 26, 6-8:30 pm. The Ehrman Mansion and#8220;Pine Lodgeand#8221; is a stunning backdrop on Lake Tahoeand#8217;s shoreline to relax while serenaded by professional musicians.

Gates open for picnics at 5 p.m. on the lakeside of Sugar Pine Point State Park; access from Highway 89 South/West Lake Boulevard. No parking fee after 5 p.m. Bring a low-backed chair to enjoy the music in comfort. Add a blanket or cool-weather gear for crisp Tahoe evenings. Flashlights may be helpful after the show to access your car.

Featuring wines of El Dorado County available for purchase by the glass.

This festive first time event is a fundraiser to benefit the West Shore Association, donations are gladly accepted. California State Parks, the North Lake Tahoe Resort Association and the Tahoe City Public Utilities District are contributing to make the evening a success. Visit http://www.TahoeWestShoreAssoc.com.

and#8212; Submitted to aedgett@sierrasun.com