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4th Wild & Scenic Film Festival comes to Truckee

April 9, 2019

Mountain Area Preservation will celebrate Earth Day at the Downtown Community Arts Center in Truckee for the fourth annual Wild & Scenic Film Festival, featuring award-winning films focused on adventure, activism, and conservation. Doors open...




WinterWonderGrass returns to Tahoe
WinterWonderGrass returns to Tahoe

March 29, 2019

Bluegrass, skiing/snowboarding and beer come together once again at the WinterWonderGrass Festival. The three-day event brings more than 4,000 people to Squaw Valley for a weekend of music and more from March 29-31. Founder Scotty...


Truckee River Cohousing hosts Winter Bonfire

February 15, 2019

A few dozen Truckee residents recently enjoyed a warming evening bonfire on the banks of the Truckee River under clear skies and sparkling stars. “People have been gathering around fire for tens of thousands of...



‘Fresh Tracks’ 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race coming Feb. 24
‘Fresh Tracks’ 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race coming Feb. 24

February 8, 2019

The Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club is hosting the Eric Nageotte Memorial “Fresh Tracks” 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race at 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at historic Camp Richardson Resort. The beneficiary is support for...




WineInk: The case for abstention
WineInk: The case for abstention

January 16, 2019

If you, like me, are the kind of person who believes the ability to change water into wine would be the superpower you would choose, then this column may not be for you. And for...



MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival in South Lake Tahoe
MTV acquires SnowGlobe Music Festival in South Lake Tahoe

November 21, 2018

The annual SnowGlobe Music Festival — a perennial point of contention in South Lake Tahoe — has been acquired by MTV, the companies announced this week. Details of the transaction were not disclosed. However, MTV...


Lord Of The Boards: Before Blank premieres Friday

November 8, 2018

Local Freshies presents the Lake Tahoe premiere of Blank Collective’s film Before Blank at Alibi Ale Works Taproom, 204 E. Enterprise St. Incline Village at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9. The first-ever film by the...


Kings Beach community celebrates Dia de los Muertos
Kings Beach community celebrates Dia de los Muertos

November 1, 2018

Dia de los Muertos has become popular the world over, even more so after the release of last year’s movie “Coco.” Local artist Cruz Ortiz Zamarron and former Tahoe Public Art Project Director Marguerite Sprague...


Emi Sunshine hosted by Arts For The Schools Friday in Truckee
Emi Sunshine hosted by Arts For The Schools Friday in Truckee

October 26, 2018

Critically-acclaimed teen music prodigy from Tennessee Emily Sunshine Hamilton, has captured the nation’s attention. On Friday night, Emi Sunshine takes stage at Truckee Donner Recreation and Park District, 8924 Donner Pass Road in Truckee, in...


Reno Air Races ready for takeoff
Reno Air Races ready for takeoff

September 14, 2018

Airborne excitement is shaping up with an impressive racing lineup for the 55th annual STIHL National Championship Air Races set to take off this week at the Reno-Stead Airport. One hundred and twenty planes pack...


Jessica Fichot brings Chinese-French fusion to Tahoe
Jessica Fichot brings Chinese-French fusion to Tahoe

September 7, 2018

The entrancing sounds of Jessica Fichot and her band will echo along the shoreline of Sand Harbor this weekend as part of The World Concert: A Peace Project of Truckee Tahoe. With a sound blending...