41st annual Snowfest returns to North Lake Tahoe - Stay in a vacation rental in Tahoe Donner, Truckee

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The 41st annual Snowfest returns to North Lake Tahoe from March 2 to 12, featuring a range of winter festivities for the whole family. The celebration begins with a lively fireworks show, live music, and an après fireworks party that showcases the town's nightlife. Enjoy watching floats in the Snowfest Parade, and then join the Polar Bear Swim at Gar Wood's Annual event. Grab a drink at the Tahoe Tap Haus' Brewfest and Block Party, or sip on a fruity cocktail at the Sunnyside Luau while watching the Dog Pull races.

Participate in Milk Jug Curling and Black Out Bingo, and show off your skills at the Bar Olympics at Pete 'N Peter's. Watch as chainsaws bring ice sculptures to life at the Wine 'N Ice Competition while enjoying a glass of wine. Compete in the Cornhole Tournament or take on the Alaskan Open Snow Golf Tournament, featuring nine holes of golf. Meet the ski patrol dogs at Yappy Hour, and dress up your furry friends for a chance to win the Dress Up Your Dog Contest.

Events Schedule

THURSDAY, March 2nd

Garwoods Kick-off / King and Queen Coronation with The Blue Monsters – 5-10 PM

FRIDAY, March 3rd

Snowfest Fireworks Show with The Nomads Live Music + Food from Café Zenon and Big Blue BBQ Food Truckee – Tahoe City Golf Course 5 - 8 PM

SATURDAY, March 4th

North Tahoe Firefighters Association Pancake Breakfast– Tahoe City 7-11 AM

Snowfest Parade – Tahoe City 11:30 AM-12:30 PM

Garwoods 34th Annual Polar Bear Swim – Garwoods Grill + Pier 12-4pm

Pete ‘n Peters Post Parade Party – Tahoe City 12-4 PM

4th Annual Haus Brewfest benefiting Shane McConkey Foundation – Tahoe Art Haus & Tahoe Tap Haus 12:30-7 PM

Pints and Pies Tahoe City Nursery School Fundraiser – Tahoe City 1-3 PM

SUNDAY, March 5th

The Great Ski Race – Tahoe XC Center

Tahoe City Dog Pull Hosted by Alpine Power Equip benefiting Palisades Avalanche Dogs – Pete ‘n Peter’s 11 AM-12 PM

Sunnyside Luau benefiting Sierra Community House 4 PM - 8:30 PM

MONDAY, March 6th

Za’s 8th Annual Clam Bake benefiting N. Lake Tahoe Snowfest – Tahoe City 5-8 PM

Jammin’ with Jenny & Friends – Moe’s Original BBQ 5-7 PM

Milk Jug Curling – Tahoe City Winter Sports Park 7-11 PM

TUESDAY, March 7th

Black Out Bingo – Rosie’s Café 6:30-8:30 PM

Bar Olympics – Pete ‘N Peter’s 6:30 PM

WEDNESDAY, March 8th

Wine ‘N Ice Competition – Gatekeeper’s Museum 12-3 PM

Cornhole Tournament – West Shore Market 5-7 PM

Milk Jug Curling – Tahoe City Winter Sports Park 7-11 PM

THURSDAY, March 9th

Milk Jug Curling – Tahoe City Winter Sports Park 7-11 PM

Cornhole Tournament – West Shore Market 5-7 PM

Ski Patrol Dog Yappy Hour – Tahoe National Brewing Co. 6-8 PM

FRIDAY, March 10th

Snowfest, So Fresh – Jake’s on the Lake 4-8:30 PM

13th Annual Ribfest – Bridgetender 5-8 PM

Milk Jug Curling Finals – Tahoe City Winter Sports Park 7 PM

SATURDAY, March 11th

4th Annual Alaskan Open Snow Golf Tournament– Tahoe City Golf Course 9 AM -3 PM

North Tahoe PUD’s Pancake Breakfast – Kings Beach 9 AM

Dress Up Your Dog Contest – Kings Beach 9:30-11 AM

Kings Beach Snowfest Parade 11:30 AM -12 PM

SUNDAY, March 12th

Annual Snow Sculpture Contest & Snowfest Closing Ceremonies – River Ranch Lodge 12-4 PM


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