Lake Tahoe got its start as a desirable vacation destination for its winter activities, such as skiing and snowboarding. However, Lake Tahoe is a fabulous vacation spot all year round! North Lake Tahoe features dozens of beaches, miles of hiking and biking trails, and has a great event calendar for summer visitors. When you visit North Lake Tahoe for your summer vacation, be sure to check out some of these amazing Lake Tahoe summer events!
High Notes Summerlong Music Festival
One of the biggest events taking place in North Lake Tahoe lasts all summer long! The High Notes Summerlong Musical Festival starts in June and runs through the end of September, so no matter when you are visiting Lake Tahoe, you are sure be able to attend! The Summerlong Music Festival features live music nearly every day of the week, and each week there is one free show. The music featured includes bluegrass, jazz, classical, rock, and even techno! No matter what your taste in music is, you are sure to find a show this summer that you’ll love!
Sunset Kayak Tours
For those who love nature and want to spend some time on the water, the sunset kayak tours offered in the Tahoe Vista Recreation Area are a delight! Each Friday night during the summer months, you can end a day of fun with a tour on the lake. Over the course of about two hours, watch the colors of the sky change as the sun sets and then learn about the astronomy from the water. Then, you head to the beach for some hot chocolate and snacks! Great even for those who are kayak beginners, this is an event that you won’t want to miss!
Lake Tahoe Sports Festival
Designed for the true sportsman who wants to get his heart beating, the Lake Tahoe Sports Festival features competitive events in mountain biking, trail running, and more! Whether you want to compete or simply be a spectator, this is a great event to enjoy all that North Lake Tahoe has to offer. You can even participate in a free clinic on one of the events and hone your skills to compete next year! The Festival takes place from June 17th – 26th and is a great week of fun for the whole family.