September 2nd: Free Barton Health Wellness Lecture: Identifying Gynecological Malignancies at Lake Tahoe Community College, 1 College Dr. 6:00pm-7:00pm, free. Join Dr. Kenneth Spielvogel from Barton Women’s Health for a discussion about identifying gynecologic malignancies. Learn the latest screening tools and technology to identify cancer. Find out how you can make lifestyle choices to reduce your risk of cancer.
September 3rd: U.S. Open Party at Casey’s in the Round Hill Shopping Center, 212 Elks Point Rd. 5:00pm, Casey’s Restaurant is giving 10% of its proceeds on Thursday, September 3rd to the Zephyr Cove Tennis Club Foundation. For more info, call (775) 586-1822.
September 4th: Sample the Sierra Pop-Up Dinner at Lake Tahoe Golf Course, 2500 Emerald Bay Rd. 6:00pm, Join the fun and celebrate great food, delicious wine and new friends at the Sample the Sierra Pop-Up Dinner as part of our Labor Day Weekend festivities.
September 5th: Skid Row atHard Rock Hotel & Casino. 9:00m, $40.00. Rockers Skid Row return to the stage with the same punk, metal and hard rock attitude that catapulted the band in the late 80’s & 90’s.
September 5th-6th: Heavenly Sports Labor Day Tent Sale at Heavenly California’s Main Lodge, 3860 Saddle Rd. The annual tent sale offers savings up to 70 percent to skiers and riders. Those who purchase an Epic, Tahoe Value or Tahoe Local season pass at the tent sale will receive a $25 voucher to be used with any purchase of $250 or more, good only on the day of purchase.
September 5th: Thin Air Chilli Cook Off at 1501 Kirkwood Meadows. 12:00pm-5:00pm, These events, sponsored by the Kirkwood Community Association, benefit the Kirkwood Volunteer Fire Department and includes wine and beer tasting for adults with logo glass for $30, live music, fun activities for the kids and lunch on the plaza. For more info, call (209) 258-7260.
September 5th at Sammy Hagar & The Circle at the Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harvey’s. 7:30pm, $69.50. Come join Sammy Hagar and The Circle, consisting of Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham, & Vic Johnson.
September 5th: The Great Lake Tahoe Sternwheeler Race on Lake Tahoe’s South Shore. 11:00am, free from the shore or guests can join the party and excitement aboard either boat including Tahoe’s only Paddlewheel Brunch Buffet. Call (800)-238-2463 for pricing and times.
September 6th: Heavenly Mountain Run at Heavenly’ California Lodge, 3816 Saddle Rd. The Heavenly Mountain Run takes runners from the California Base Lodge at 6,565-feet, 5.8 miles up Maggie’s to Hellwinkles and along the California Trail to the top of one of Lake Tahoe’s largest four-seasons resorts.
September 6th: Tahoe Area Mountain Biking Association’s Rose to Toads Showcase. Starts at Mt Rose and goes to Mr Toads Wild Ride. 6:00am start time. This members only event is over 60 miles in length with 8,000 feet of climbing and 10,000 feet of descent, this is the most amazing mountain bike ride.
September 6th: Lake Tahoe Labor Day Fireworks on Lake Tahoe. 8:30pm. This pyrotechnic exhibition features a variety of patterns, shapes and designs. The show features a simultaneous music broadcast that can be heard on local stations KRLT-FM 93.9 and KOWL – AM 1490.
September 6th: Sample The Sierra Farm To Fork Food Festival at Bijou Park, 1099 Al Tahoe Blvd. 12:00pm-5:00pm, $20-$40. The TahoeChamber proudly announces the 6th Annual Sample the Sierra, a farm-to-fork festival celebrating the best food, wine, and art in the Sierra Nevada.
September 9th: Dave Mathews Band at Harvey’s Outdoor Arena. 7:00pm, $85. Dave Matthews Band will be performing two full sets each evening on its 2015 summer tour. Tickets must be purchased through Ticketmaster.
September 12th: Paddle Against Cancer with the South Lake Tahoe Cancer League at El Dorado Beach 1004 Lakeview Ave. 9:00am-3:00pm, $45 on-site registration entry fee which includes lunch. This annual event is way to remember and support those special people in our lives affected by cancer.
September 12th: The Annual Fall Festival and Chili Cook Off at the South Lake Tahoe Recreation Complex located at 1180 Rufus Allen Blvd. 10:00am to 4:00pm, free admission. This popular annual event will feature all types of family friendly activities in addition to the famous chili cook off. There will be a cake walk, face painting, entertainment and more. For more info, click here.
September 12th: Eric Burdon & The Animals at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe in the South Shore room. 7:30pm, $55 not including taxes and fees. Eric Burdon is considered one of the most powerful and distinctive voices in rock and roll. For more info, click here.
September 13th: Tour De Tahoe, Bike Big Blue Ride To Cure Diabetes. Come ride around Lake Tahoe and get fresh mountain air, incredible scenic beauty, great food & entertainment all for a great cause! For more info, call 800-565-2704.
September 13th: Fall Bird Migration with TINS at Spooner North Trailhead at Benjamin Drive. 8:30am-11:30am. The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science (TINS), Lahontan Audubon Society (LAS) and Tahoe Rim Trail Association (TRTA) are co-sponsoring this easy stroll to search for migrant birds heading south for the winter. For more info, click here.
September 13th: Music in the Park & Paddleboard Races at Tahoe Paradise Park located at 1011 East San Bernadino. 12:00pm-sunset. Bring your friends, food, chairs and enjoy live music and paddleboard races. For more info, click here.
September 17th: Safari Rose Sunset Wine Cruise, a Benefit for Tahoe Arts Project. 5:30pm-7:30pm, $65. Cruise from Round Hill Pines to Emerald Bay and back and enjoy wine and appetizers along with music by Saxophonist Frank Benvenuto . Limited availability. Call to reserve your spot. (530) 542-3632.
September 17th: Faulting & Geologic History of The Region at UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center. 5:30pm-7:00pm, $5 donation suggested. UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center will host Courtney Brailo from the UNR Nevada Seismological Lab to discuss the geologic history of our region using newly acquired LiDAR imagery. For more info, click here.
September 18th-20th: Xtreme Hikers Cystic Fibrosis Fundraiser. The Xtreme Hike program takes hikers through some of the most scenic trails in the nation to raise funds and awareness for cystic fibrosis. For more info, click here.
September 18th: TOCCATA Tahoe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church located at 1041 Lyons Ave. TOCCATA Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus is finalizing their 2015 Tahoe Summer MusicFest with a concert series that will commemorates the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy. For more info, click here.
September 19th: City of South Lake Tahoe 50th Anniversary Parade. 10:00am. Starts at Al Tahoe & goes all the way to the Y. For more info, click here.
September 19th: Logan, The honorable life and scandalous death of a western lawman. 1:00pm, This is a story steeped in local history, presented in an entertaining and informative way. There will be a question and answer session, book sale and signing to follow. Mark your calendars. For more info, click here.
September 19th: Great Sierra River Clean Up of Lake Tahoe. 2:00pm-5:00pm. Be a part of the largest volunteer cleanup event in California and Lake Tahoe. For more info, click here.
September 20th: Edible Pedal 100 Bike Ride. Start and Finish at Bowers Mansion. The Edible Pedal 100® includes three ride distances: 10, 50 and 100. There will be a post ride barbecue featuring locally sourced food. For more info, click here.
September 20th: Chautauqua at Lake Tahoe at Grand Hall at Valhalla located at 1 Valhalla Rd. 5:00pm, $60-$70. The Lake Tahoe Historical Society is bringing historical characters back to life so you can experience Mrs. Tevis, John Muir, Yank Clement, Julia Bulette, Charley Parkhurst and Kit Carson like never before. There will be dinner, a specialty basket raffle, tours and more. For more info, click here.
September 23rd: Barton Foundation’s Signature Cocktail Contest at Riva Grill located at 901 Ski Run Blvd. 5:30pm-8:00pm, $35 per person. This friendly competition features South Lake Tahoe’s Best Bartenders as they create some tasty beverages. There will be live music, lots of appetizers and more. All proceeds will benefit the Barton Health Level III Trauma Center. For more info, click here.
September 26th: Torch Relay Poker Fun Run at Marriot Timber Lodge located at 1 Bellamy Ct. $10 am, $10 per passenger. This is a 74-mile poker run fundraiser around Lake Tahoe to support the Renown Children’s Hospital through the Children’s Miracle Network. For more info, click here.
September 26th: George Thorogood & The Destroyers at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe in The South Shore Room. 7:30pm, $58 plus taxes and fees. Come listen to George Thorogood & the Destroyers as this American Band rocks Lake Tahoe with their “high-energy boogie-blues”. For more info, click here.
September 26th: Tahoe Games Bike Nights at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course at 2500 Emerald Bay Rd. 9:00pm, $15 entry fee. On Course Events has teamed up with Lake Tahoe Golf Course, Tahoe Center for Orthopedics and local bike shops to offer a brand new biking series aimed at elevating the Lake Tahoe action sports scene. For more info, click here.