April brings warmer temperatures, winsome wildflowers and rolling waterfalls, as well as refreshing entertainment in Tahoe South. Take a look at what April has to offer below.

Devil You Know, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, April 16
Not for the faint of heart, Devil You Know brings heavy metal to the Basin with ferocious melodies and primal sounds. More info.

Taking Root, Lakeside Inn & Casino, April 16
This beloved local reggae/ska/rock band will be covering classics and modern songs during their jam session at Stateline. More info.

Wine Wednesdays, The Loft in the Heavenly Village
Combining San Francisco cool with Tahoe charm via indoor fires and table side s’mores, the Loft offers a variety of events that’ll spice up your visit. Every Wednesday evening the Loft hosts free wine tasting from different featured wineries. Guests can enjoy discounted wines during this tasting, as well. More info.


Wine Wednesday is a winner. Courtesy: Loft Tahoe

Space Oddity – David Brighton’s Tribute to David Bowie, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, April 16
The recent passing of rock god David Bowie makes Brighton’s tribute even more poignant. Sing along to iconic Bowie songs like “Rebel, Rebel,” “Changes,” and others as Brighton retells Bowie’s musical journey through the decades. More info.

 “An Elegant Evening” Soroptomist International of Tahoe Sierra’s Annual Fundraiser, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, April 23
Ready to taste the best wine in the Sierra Nevada? If you’re a wine connoisseur or just a big fan, “An Elegant Evening” promises to excite your palate with award winning reds and whites. Plated dinner service is accompanied by a silent and live auction, music and dancing by Trey Stone. More info.

Dennis DeYoung – the Music of Styx, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, April 23
Founding member of Styx, Dennis DeYoung brings his vocal harmonies to Lake Tahoe. DeYoung has written more Styx songs than any other members. More info.


Dennis DeYoung graces the Harrah’s stage.

Genoa Cowboy Festival, Genoa, NV, April 28 – May 1
Head off the hill to experience the Wild West at the Genoa Cowboy Festival. Blending Western heritage and culture with the beautiful setting of Carson Valley, the festival includes historical reenactments, shopping, art exhibits and tons of delicious foods. More info.

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular Show, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, April 30
A must-see for any Pink Floyd fan. The event coordinators describe the experience best: “Surrounded by 50,000 watts of concert quality sound, Pink Floyd’s musical legacy continues as the band’s concept music captures the imagination, and carries listeners away on a mind-expanding journey driven by cutting-edge effects.” More info.

Prefer to stay on property? The Ridge Tahoe has a huge variety of family friendly events.

Nestled on a spectacular Sierra Nevada ridge above Lake Tahoe, and overlooking the breathtaking and beautiful Carson Valley, this 11 acre hotel resort offers year-round vacation rentals with panoramic views and luxurious accommodations. Complimentary Health Club, Indoor Sports Complex, Indoor/Outdoor Swimming Pools and Jacuzzis, Restaurant, Deli, Market, Full Service Spa and more are all on-site. Complimentary shuttle service whisks guests 5 miles to Lake Tahoe and casino nightlife.

The Ridge provides a variety of great Lake Tahoe lodging options with choices perfect for family vacations or romantic getaways. Options include deluxe hotel rooms, one and two bedroom condominium suites with full kitchens.

Summer offers an exciting array of activities on property and on Lake Tahoe. Our pool, spa, tennis courts, rock climbing wall and hiking trails are all a few minutes from your front door. Just down the hill are Lake Tahoe’s beautiful beaches, boating, paddleboarding and kayaking

. In the winter our Skier Express provides ski in / ski out access to Heavenly Ski Resort’s Stagecoach Chairlift. The Ridge Ski Shop can satisfy your entire ski and snowboard needs onsite, so you can quickly hit the slopes. We also offer a variety of classes and indoor activities when the weather doesn’t cooperate or you’re not up for tackling the great outdoors.

The Ridge’s expansive property is an ideal venue for weddings, meetings and reunions. We have a variety of meeting and gathering spaces that can accommodate groups from 10 – 200.

For your wedding day we have ceremony sites with breathtaking views and the experienced staff to help make it the perfect day. For your business meetings we have all the A/V and technical resources you require to maximize your productivity. For family reunions our variety of lodging choices and countless onsite activities make it the perfect location to bring everyone together.