Events & Festivals
This highly-acclaimed and popular and free outdoor concert series at the Village at Squaw Valley features dynamic performances by a host of nationally and internationally known blues musicians, great grab-and-go food offerings from Village restaurants and a "Blues Bar" with beer, wine & spirits available in the Events Plaza. During the summer Bluesdays series get discounted Aerial Tram and activity packages, food and drink specials, and lodging sales every Tuesday.
BLUESDAYS 2018 SCHEDULE
June 12 - Bluesdays Kick Off Party with The Blues Monsters
June 19 - Nick Schnebelen Band
June 26 -Mark Hummel's Golden State-Lone Star Revue
July 3 - Curtis Salgado
July 10 - Debbie Davies
July 17 - Ron Artis II & The Truth
July 24 -Albert Castiglia
July 31 -Joe Louis Walker
Aug. 7 - Kenny Neal
August 14 - Chris Cain
August 21 - Terry Hanck
August 28 - Coco Montoya
Sept. 4 - Cedric Burnside Project
All shows are weather permitting and subject to change. Food and drink are available in the Village. No outside alcohol is allowed.
For Bluesdays alerts, updates, special offers, and to enter to win a KEEP TAHOE BLUES shirt & sticker, join the Bluesdays Text Alert - text BLUESDAYS to 24587 on your mobile phone.
Six restaurants and six bands face off for the ultimate supremacy for “Best Wings” and “Best Band.” Restaurants will battle for the Wing vs. Wing Champion Trophy and bands will battle for a $250 cash prize, in addition to bragging rights.
An Annual weekend of food, wine, seminars, celebrity chefs, culinary demonstrations, wine tastings, and more.
Soaring high above the Reno skyline, upwards of 80+ beautiful hot-air balloons take flight. It has been one of Reno’s most colorful and spectacular events for over three decades and is located just 2 miles from downtown Reno!
Join the fun on the second Saturday of the month this summer in Tahoe City. Enjoy a day of shopping and fun in downtown Tahoe City with super specials, Sip n’ Shop, live music, and more! Business owners create their own highlights — restaurants may offer a special entrée, drink, or dessert and participating businesses highlight special products. The fun gets started at 12 noon and lasts until 5pm.
The National Championship Air Races combines the world’s fastest motor sport with spectacular military and civilian air entertainment to offer the most unique air racing event in the world.
Come out to Squaw Valley and start your Oktoberfest off with the Lederhosen 5k Trail Run. The course is out and back on the Squaw Valley Trail. Contest and awards for the best Lederhosen! After the awards and raffle enjoy the annual Squaw Oktoberfest!
This annual event will transform the Village at Squaw Valley into a miniature Bavaria complete with authentic German beer and food, Bavarian music, the ever-popular Oktoberfest Games and plenty of family fun.
Enjoy HOG heaven at this celebration of music, metal and motorcycles. It’s the last great motorcycle rally of the season and this event takes it to a new level, with live entertainment on six outdoor stages, more than 250 vendors, bike scavenger hunts and poker runs, a fireworks display in downtown Reno, and major concerts