The Sextones to play at Kings Beach Friday, July 29, 2018 at 6pm

The 12th Annual Music on the Beach series features free concerts on Friday nights at the Kings Beach State Recreation area. The concerts start at 6pm and end at 8:30. Tonight a popular Reno band, The Sextones, will bring their soul funk to the beach. You can dance in the sand as the sun sets, […]

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Bluesdays Tuesdays at Squaw Valley – free concerts through September 4, 2018

The popular Tuesday concert series is underway. Tonight  Mark Hummel’s Golden State – Lone Star Revue will take the stage. https://markhummel.com/tour-dates This five man band features musicians who have been playing music all their lives but still bring passion and fire to each performance. Band leader and Grammy nominee Mark Hummel is the vocalist and […]

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Drop Theory opens for Groove Foundry at Commons Beach Sunday June 24, 2018

Summer is in full swing and we are going to catch you up on the not-to-miss fun!! The summer concert series at Commons Beach is underway, and this weekend is a rare treat.  Drop Theory, a local band that has become very popular in the area, features a mix of talented musicians. Bass player Issac […]

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Snowfest 2018 – Ironic record snow for opening weekend – featuring Groove Foundry at Garwoods

Snowfest 2018 will open on Thursday night with Groove Foundry performing at Garwoods at 5pm. This was the party of the season last year! Groove Foundry never disappoints, and had the crowd dancing all night. This year will certainly be no exception. The $35 entry fee includes a huge appetizer assortment, and a variety of […]

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Groove Foundry to perform at two shows this weekend

Local sensation and crowd favorite Groove Foundry will be playing at two shows this weekend. Featured many times in this blog, you can read more about them in previous posts, or on their Facebook page. https://www.reverbnation.com/groovefoundry Saturday night the band will rock Alibi Ale Works in Truckee starting at 8pm. Their previous shows there packed […]

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Ernie Brassard captures Super Moon over Lake Tahoe

  The Super Moon on New Years Day was spectacular. As we watched it from a deck on the river near the Dam, I was told about a photo taken by local photographer Ernie Brassard of the last Super Moon on December 3rd. This photo has already had over 85,000 views on his Facebook page, […]

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Fundraiser for Sierra Avalanche Center at Fireside Pizza 12/5/17

Fireside Pizza Co. will host their 15th annual Welcome Winter event on December 5th, 2017, from 5-8. All proceeds will go to Sierra Avalanche Center (SVC). The staff votes each year on which organization to support, and focuses on the benefits to the community and safety aspects. SVC  provides backcountry avalanche, snow and weather advisories […]

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Ski Season is here! 2017/2018 season begins over the holiday weekend.

Recent storms have brought new snow to the Sierras, bringing an early start to the ski season. The record snowfall last year has many speculating on what this year will bring, and it seems we are off to a good start. The storm this weekend started with high winds and up to 3 foot waves […]

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Fall fun in Truckee – Historic walking tour

The air is brisk and winter is on the horizon. It is the perfect time to get out and explore the wonderful history of Truckee. The town is truly a gem of the Sierras, and a fun place to visit for many reasons. Established in 1863, Truckee is rich in history. Named after a Paiute […]

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Fall fun in North Lake Tahoe – Eagle Rock hike

Fall is vibrant and colorful in the Lake Tahoe area. The massive amount of snow during the winter left plenty of moisture in the ground, allowing for a long and fruitful fall season. The first snow of the 2017/2018 season, as seen below, was ironically on the last day of summer – June 21st. Predicted […]

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