Easter weekend at Tahoe is when families come up to make their last turns at the ski slopes, take in the spring weather, get in an Easter egg hunt and perhaps a traditional Sunday brunch.

Celebrate Easter in Tahoe South with The Ridge Tahoe.

Celebrate Easter in Tahoe South with The Ridge Tahoe.

The Ridge Tahoe offers deluxe hotel rooms, junior suites, one and two bedroom condominium suites all within walking distance to the Hilltrac Skier Express which takes you right to Heavenly‘s Stagecoach Lodge/lift for the final weekend of skiing and boarding action.

Amenities feature complimentary use of the onsite health club, indoor sports complex, indoor/outdoor swimming pools and jacuzzis, restaurant, deli, market and full service spa. Shuttle service whisks guests six miles to nearby Lake Tahoe and casino nightlife.

Easter activities in Tahoe South:

Friday, April 18 is the annual Tot Egg Hunt at Kahle Community Center in Stateline. There will be fire engines, a bounce house, refreshments and an Easter Bunny who will hide eggs for children to collect. Bring a basket to collect eggs and a camera for the photo-friendly day. The hunt begins at 11 a.m.

Saturday, April 19 there is an Easter Egg Hunt at Lake Tahoe Community College. The 47th annual event will be hosted by the South Tahoe Optimist Club, which will hide 2,500 eggs throughout the parking lot near the college gym. Children will be sorted by age group and an area will be designated for children with special needs. There will be prizes. Festivities begin at 10:30 a.m. with an Easter costume parade, a 10:45 a.m. Easter Bonnet Contest, and an 11 a.m. Egg Hunt.

You can cruise the lake Easter Sunday, April 20 and have brunch aboard the M.S. Dixie II. Festivities begin with an 11 a.m. departure from Zephyr Cove Resort. The Easter Cruise is a 2-hour Emerald Bay Sightseeing Tour with an Easter Egg Hunt for kids ages 3-11.

Sunday, April 20 is Sierra-at-Tahoe‘s annual Easter Eggstravaganza with family egg hunts, bunny hop competitions and a chubby bunny contest.

Easter wouldn’t be complete without a hearty brunch. Enjoy the special meal with your family at The Hungry Bear Restaurant on site at The Ridge Tahoe. Start off with hot cross buns, fresh fruit and lemon curd before moving onto crab cake avocado Benedict, Belgian waffles, herb crusted prime rib, garlic crusted rack of lamb, or pan roasted Alaskan halibut. Save room for a dessert of chocolate peanut butter dream eggs in a cotton candy nest. Brunch will be served from 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

What are your plans for Easter 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.