You can feel it in the air – summer, that sweet, sunny time in the Sierra Nevada that brings warm, cloudless days full of new adventures. The official kick start to summer in Tahoe South is this Memorial Day Weekend, which promises to get the summertime party going with tons of sensational events.

SPECIAL EVENTS
Lake Tahoe Summer Kick Off Car and Bike Show at the Heavenly Village
Starting on Friday, May 27 and continuing through the weekend, the Lake Tahoe Summer Kick Off Car & Bike Show will showcase vintage rides and impressive hogs.  Sidewalk sales and a poker run is free courtesy of the Good Samaritans Safe Ride.

Pasta Buffet at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course
Want a different dining experience? Lake Tahoe Golf Course will host interactive pasta buffet on Friday, May 27. Pick your pasta, your sauce and all of the add-ins you’d like before their chefs whip it up in front of you. Dinner includes salad bar, breadsticks and dessert bar.

Tahoe Bikes

Tahoe Games in 2015 – Courtesy: Dave Clock

Tahoe Games Bike Nights at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course
The 2016 Tahoe Games Bike Night Series begins May 27 with additional events on June 24, July 29, Aug. 26, and Sept. 30. The 2nd Annual Tahoe Games Bike Night Series returns to the Lake Tahoe Golf Course and offers family-friendly x-country bike races on an illuminated course.

 

MUSIC
Arty the Party at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
Find Arty every Friday and Saturday night beginning at 9:00 p.m. in Harrah’s. Groove along to disco, dance, R&B and soul while mingling with locals and visitors.

Killer Dueling Pianos at Blu Nightclub inside MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa
Every Friday and Saturday night you can find the Killer Dueling Pianos at MontBleu. This special brand of entertainment will get you on your feet and singing along to their vast catalog of music, including songs by Elvis Presley to Lady Gaga. This free event begins at 9 p.m. and continues until 12 a.m.

Zoso

ZOSO – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience – Courtesy: Drew Stawin Photography

ZOSO – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience at Harrah’s Lake Tahoe
Did you miss seeing Led Zeppelin in concert? Relive the glory of and talent of Led Zeppelin on Saturday, May 28 at Harrah’s. You’ll have to look twice to make sure you’re not experiencing the real deal. The show starts at 7:30 pm.

Thompson Square at MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa
Coming to MontBleu on May 28, Thompson Square is a husband-wife country music duo that has been climbing the charts since they signed to a major record law in 2010. Listen to hits like “Are You Gonna Kiss Me or Not” and “If I Didn’t Have You” live when they take the stage in Tahoe South.


EXPLORE
Hellman-Ehrman Mansion Tours
Explore the decadence of the Hellman-Ehrman Mansion during tours beginning Saturday, May 28. Built by I.W. Hellman in 1903, a San Francisco financier, the home was a popular summer retreat for his friends and family. The property is now owned by the State of California.

Hellman-Ehrman Mansion

The Hellman-Ehrman Mansion – Courtesy: Tim Hauserman

Historic Vikingsholm Castle Tour
One of the most breathtaking architectural wonders in Lake Tahoe, Vikingsholm is a Scandanian mansion located in Emerald Bay. Tours are offered on a daily basis and include knowledgeable guides that will offer fun Tahoe trivia.

Have a wonderful Memorial Day Weekend!

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.