E.g., Sep 24 2017
E.g., Sep 24 2017
October 7, 2017

Since 2003, the Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop has been regarded as one of Truckee's leading annual events, held this year on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from noon to 4:00 p.m.

This annual event brings nearly 1,000 local and visiting participants to sip wine and sample local food tastings while enjoying shopping in historic downtown Truckee.

Over the past 14 years we have donated more than $26,000 to local non-profit organizations. Some of our past partners include: Tahoe Food Hub, Tahoe Safe Alliance, Girls on the Run, The Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe and Sierra Senior Services. This year our partner is Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nevada County and North Lake Tahoe.

Join us for this iconic fall event in beautiful downtown Truckee. Attendees will receive a commemorative wine glass to sample wine at 30+ venues as well as five food tickets and a map to all participating venues. Get ready to wine, walk and shop!

October 9, 2017 to October 15, 2017
Discover great culinary talent in Reno at the end of your fork!
 
There are nationally recognized chefs and amazing locally owned restaurants in Reno. Explore the area’s distinctive culinary culture that includes $10, $20 and $30 dining specials and experiential food-focused events at dozens of locally owned establishments citywide. The 6th annual event culminates with an exhilarating Chef Showdown in which pits top chefs in a one-hour competition for prizes and bragging rights.
  
It's a great excuse to experience tasty cuisine - your stomach will thank you! 

 

Donner Party Hike
October 14, 2017 to October 15, 2017

Trek scenic Donner Summit with local historians on interpretive hikes. Choose from six hikes on Saturday ranging from 3.5 to 6 miles in length. Each hiker receives a commemorate ball cap and a hamburger lunch. Mark Twain portrayed by McAvoy Layne will perform in the afternoon. Two day option includes Sunday walking tour of Donner State Park and Donner Camp.

The Truckee Donner area is steeped in history. Exploring this region on interpretive walks and hikes you can almost hear the clip-clop of oxen and the rumble of the wagon wheels, as countless emigrants scaled the mighty Sierra Nevada in search of a better life. Learn about the success of the Stephens Party; the tragic events the Donner Party endured; and the importance of the transcontinental railroad.

For registration and more information, visit www.donnerpartyhike.com.

October 27, 2017

Begins: October 27, 2017, 12:00 am

October 28, 2017 to November 4, 2017

Begin: October 28, 2017, 12:00 am

Granlibakken Wellness Weekend
November 11, 2017 to November 12, 2017

Wellness Weekend 2017 offers yoga, informational seminars and workshops that inspire and educate the mind, body and soul. The Weekend features health professionals and medical doctors that bring the latest medical findings with a holistic approach. A marketplace that will showcase unique, local artisans and health care lines to bring the best of Tahoe to you. Continuing education credits are available to nurses.

The Keynote Speaker for Wellness Weekend 2017 is Roger Gabriel, Master Educator at The Chopra Center, whose speech is titled "Release the Karmic Secret."

 

November 17, 2017 to November 24, 2017

Begins: November 17, 2017, 12:00 am

December 25, 2017 to January 2, 2018

Begins: December 25, 2017, 12:00 am

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