Food & Drink
Welcome to Truckee Thursdays! For eleven Thursdays each summer, we transform Historic Downtown Truckee into an exciting street fair featuring local and regional artisans, food trucks, a beer garden and everyone's favorite, live music.
June 14...Mighty Mike Shermer, June 21...Hellbound Glory, June 28...The Rad Trads, July 5...Jake Nielsen's Triple Threat, July 12...Franks and Deans, July 19...The Sextones, July 26...The Pacific Roots, Aug 2...Monkey Ska, Aug 9...The Lique, Aug 16...Sam Ravenna, Aug 23...Southern Cut
Featuring 10 days and nights of the best rodeo competition in the country with over 750 professional athletes. Enjoy all of the fan favorites, including two world-class team roping events, professional bull riding, team roping, steer wrestling, barrel racing and bronc riding. The exciting Western action also features an authentic cattle drive, parade, extreme Mustang Makeover, Double R Marketplace for Western shopping, food, carnival and the wildy popular Mutton Bustin’.
Elite and recreational participants will experience an unforgettable trail running experience "where the mountains meet the sky" and then celebrate together with first-class food, craft beer, music, films and fun activities for the whole family.
Food, Fun, & More Live Music every weekend from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Lake Tahoe's Largest Free Concert Series! Concerts are held either between Gunbarrel Tavern and Fire + Ice or in front of Azul Latin Kitchen.
Brought to you by Slow Food Lake Tahoe, the mission of the Truckee Community Farmers Market is to support local farms and producers within 125 miles of the Town of Truckee; and to promote access, education and appreciation for local, fresh, sustainably produced goods, while also creating a vibrant gathering place for our community.
From bluegrass and southern rock to afro-samba-funk and alternative rock, get ready for an incredible 12-week concert series at Commons Beach in Tahoe City for FREE! Guests are welcome to bring picnics, blankets, and low-back chairs for a perfect lakeside evening. Local food and drink vendors sell beer, wine, soft drinks, sushi, bbq foods, ice cream, and more.
June 17...Dead Winter Carpenters, June 24...Groove Foundry, July 1st...Jimmy Leslie's Guitarfish Family Band, July 8...Peter Joseph & the Kingtide, July 15...Gene Avaro Jr, July 22...Sambada, July 29...Todo Mundo & the Beergardners, August 5...Mumbo Gumbo, August 12...Ideateam, August 19...Poor Man's Whiskey, August 26...Midtown Social, Sept 2...Joy & Madness
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.
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday evening from June 14th through September 1st, meet at the Northstar Dark Skies Cosmoarium with star guide and poet Tony Berendsen for an intimate look at the Sierra stars.
Celebrate summer and our local and regional farmers, growers, producers and artisans at the annual summer Farmer's Market, presented by the Foothill Farmer's Market. Open each Thursday 8am-1pm through October 11th.
SCHEDULE & LOCATION
The Tahoe City Farmer's Market is held at the Commons Beach parking lot. NOTE: There is no parking in the Commons Beach lot on Farmer's Market Thursday mornings. PLEASE: Take the bus, get dropped off, carpool, walk, ride your bike... If you must drive, please park in public parking lots - NOT private business lots.
HOURS: 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
May 17 - Oct 11 at Commons Beach
For more information and listings of other area Farmer's Markets, visit http://www.foothillfarmersmarket.com.
The event hosts live music and art on the beach, along with a variety of local merchants and delicious food options plus amphitheater-style seating and breathtaking views of Lake Tahoe from the beer garden.