Hope you all had a wonderful 4th of July weekend, we sure did.  Now it’s time to get ready for the next big event and in Tahoe our next big event is the Celebrity Golf  Tournament.  It’s an action packed week of golfing and celebrity watching.  Here is a schedule of the Celebrity Golf events:

Gates open at 7am daily, the admission price for Tuesday – Thursday is $15 and for Friday – Sunday it is $25.  You can purchase tickets on line at www.tahoecelebritygolf.com, at Raleys or at the gate.  Only a certain number of gallery spectators are allowed in each day so purchase your tickets early to guarantee admission.  To name just a few of the celebrity’s attending this year: Ray Romano, Tony Romo, Michael Jordan, Jack Wagner, Mark Rypien, Jerry Rice, Charles Barkley, Kevin Nealon, Bode Miller, Emmitt Smith and many, many more.

  • Tuesday 7/12/11                Lake Tahoe Visitors Authority Celeb/AM Tournament

Practice Rounds – Celebrities & Sponsors

  • Wednesday 7/13/11         Practice Rounds – Celebrities

Harrahs Celebrity-am Tournament

  • Thursday 7/14/11            American Century Celeb/AM Tournament

Korbel Celebrity Spray-Off Competition (17th Hole Edgewood Golf Course)

  • Friday – 7/15/11                 American Century Celeb/AM Tournament – 1st Round

Long Drive Competition

  • Saturday  – 7/16/11          American Century Celeb/AM Tournament –  2nd Round

  • Sunday 7/17/11                  American Century Celebrity Golf Championship –  Final Round

The Lake Tahoe Celebrity/Am Tournament on Tuesday and the Practice Round days are “up close and Personal” days for the celebrities.  So they are great days for autographs and photos.

If you are thinking about coming up to enjoy the tournament (and the awesome Tahoe weather) don’t forget to check out the Ridge Resorts for your accommodations.  We still have our 30% Off Summer promo available so visit us online at www.RidgeTahoeResort.com or call us at 800.334.1600 to make your reservation today.

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.