Thursday, June 30, 2011

4th of July 2011 in Tahoe

(My video is FINALLY DONE! I shot from 11am to 6pm, edited from 6pm past midnight, rendered 'till 3am and passed out before the upload was finished... Please click through to YouTube and thumbs-up for all the hard work.)

Cave rock: Boat launching, rules, locations, boat inspections & Fees

Zephyr Cove: MS Dixie / Tahoe Queen, concert @ Zephyr Cove beach, fireworks there, alcohol bans http://www.zephyrcove.com/ for more info.

Edgewood: Edgewood $195 golf/fireworks deal, 4th of july gala $79 beach access SOLD OUT

http://www.edgewoodtahoe.com/dining/brooks-bar-a-deck/4th-of-july-tickets.html

Stateline : Events @ stateline:

ABBA cover band,

Jo Koy 7/2,

Masters of Magic,

clubs 4th: Altitude, Vex, 19 Kitchen/Bar (find a spot to point)

The Garage Boys 7/3

Improv @ Harvey's: Tommy Savitt and Erin Foley; intro for Horizon guy

Horizon (tonight): Stand up with entertainment director, Bethany Owen?

KRLT booth: Lights on the Lake, South Lake Tahoe’s spectacular Fourth of July fireworks event is a display of light among the best you’ll see on Independence Day.

The show begins at approx. 9:45 p.m.. Be sure to arrive early as the area fills up with spectators hours earlier.

Tune into KRLT-FM 93.9 or KOWL-AM 1490 to listen to a synchronized musical broadcast.



Heavenly Village: 4th of July skiing (Squaw, Alpine Meadows, and Kirkwood are open with fresh snow above 7500ft that fell the 29th),

Squaw Valley has a festival with live music every day and a fine arts and crafts festival going all 4th of July weekend with a concert by

"Big Head Todd and the Monsters" and a fireworks show on 7/3

Alpine Meadows will have live music every day with

The Alternates on July 2,

Monophonics on July 3 and

Tracorum on 7/4.





HV2: Duck Boats, McP's, arts/crafts fair, art walk, car/truck/motorcycle cruise 7/1

Tahoe-Bykal Fuynbdraiser at the top of the heavenly tram on 7/1 $60

Ski Run / Marina: Tahoe Queen, Riva Grill, fireworks from ski run

El Dorado Beach: Beach/boat launch closures, road construction report, campground, camping tips, banners

CalTrans and NDOT have stopped road work from July 1 through July 5th: all lanes at Echo Summit and from Trout creek to Ski Run will be open. Construction continues at Lakeview Commons and El Dorado beach will be closed. The El Dorado and Douglas county sherrifs will be holding DUI checkpoints in the basin ALL weekend, not just 4th of July so remember that though it's never a good idea to drink and drive, it's an especially bad idea to drink and drive up here on a holiday weekend because you WILL get caught.



Whisky Dicks: "Pukey's American Throwdown" featuring:

Dernnis Johnson and the Mississippi Ramblers,

The Cowbelleros, and the Drift Alley Lobos ($8 door 7/3),

American Legion crafts fair (footage?)

Fire Station / Smoky Bear: Private fireworks prohibited, fire safety rules: No fireworks, Campfires in approved grills only,

-- Just because the sign says "LOW" fire danger dosn't mean you can ignore fire safety. See http://www.livingwithfire.info/Tahoe/ for more information.

Tallac Historic Site: Valhalla arts/jazz festival events, what's going on @ Camp Richardson, fireworks from Kiva,

dog friendly places for the 4th, "Life and History of the Washoe Rribe" @ Camp Richardson 7/2-3

VALLHALLA:

Carolyn Dolyn and Big Red (Texas Blues)@ boathouse theatre 7/1

Summer Jazz in the park 7/3 : Sam Rudin "Boogie, Blues, & Jazz"

Old Fashoined 4th of July

Tahoe Improv Players 7/5

http://www.valhallatahoe.com/events.html



north shore events: Kings Beach 7/3 fireworks, Tahoe City Commons Beach concert / fireworks, incline village red white and blue 4th (10AM Saturday 7/2 parade down Hwy 28 in Incline village, helecopter rescue demonstration, 1PM; Shakespeare festival benefit breakfast on Sunday 7/3 ), etc... South shore beach with view of the north shore maybe?)

Super Diamond @ Crown Room in Crystal Bay 7/2

Yo Mamma's Big Fat Booty band 7/3

Mark Sexton Band at Commons Beach, Tahoe City 7/3