11am-4pm North Tahoe Arts is proud to announce their annual Members Exhibit....
A selection of 23 talented artists, all members of North Tahoe Arts, will be displaying artwork in all mediums. Artwork is on view in the Main Gallery and Corison Loft Gallery May 1-June 3, 2013. Gallery and Artisan Shop hours are 11 a.m.-4 p.m., closed on Tuesdays. The opening reception will be hosted at North Tahoe Arts on, Saturday, May 11, 1-3 p.m.
8 pm BIAS & DUNN are a two piece acoustic duo who both play guitar and sing.... Playing in the Reno, Truckee and Lake Tahoe area. Music from all genres. Country, Blues, Classic Rock, Folk, Standards.more>
6:30 to 9:00 p.m. Using time-lapse cameras Chasing Ice is the story of one...e man’s mission to change the tide of history by gathering undeniable evidence of climate change. 7:00 expert panel discussion by local experts followed by film screening. Advance tickets available at Alpenglow Sports or through squawvalleyinstitute.orgmore>
7:30pm thru- May 4 at 6pm We will be showing five films starting with this... Wednesday’s opening night, with nightly screenings through Saturday, May 4. The festival will also feature associated cultural events, including musical performances and wine tastings.
The films are free to all students and the public is encouraged to attend for a suggested $10 donation, which will support future programming.more>
9:00 pm As a six-piece ensemble featuring saxophone guitar slide keyboards...ards, bass, drums, and percussion, Acorn Project produces an irresistibly unique sound. The band’s unique funk-infused progressive rock draws the audience in to their performance with an infectious blend of musical styles.
Crown Room at Crystal Bay Club, Crystal Bay, NV
8:30 pm Graham Marshall was born in Linwood on the outskirts of Glasgow.... He grew up with the sounds of Bob Dylan and Simon & Garfunkel. At the age of 15 Graham began writing his own songs. His influences span many different genres which coupled with his very distinctive voice, give him a unique sound. This young man from Glasgow sounds like he gargles gravel for breakfast. He’ll stun you with his raw, already anthemic songs.more>
8:30 pm Todd and Morgan bonded over a love of Wilco Ryan Adams & the Cardinals...ls and began playing music together. After putting together a half-dozen songs or so, they convinced Gia to bring her sweet violin melodies to the mix. Todd convinced Cody to join up and add some much needed bottom end. And finally, Cody brought in Gabe to put the final touches on the thing. Now we have Truckee's own Forget the Roses.more>
5 - 8 pm On First Fridays downtown's unique shops boutiques art studios salons...lons and eateries will keep their doors open later and offer special promotions, sales, activities, demonstrations, food and beverages and much more! Locals and visitors alike are encouraged to explore and discover the unique offerings and energy of Historic Downtown Truckee in a festive atmosphere. Look for the First Friday’s flags.more>
Doors open 11:30am Sport your big hat drink Mint Juleps and watch the 139th...th Kentucky Derby on two flat screen TV's. Doors open at 11:30am, horse race post time is approximately 3:24pm. 780 North Lake Blvd., Boatworks Mall, Tahoe City. (530) 583-0188more>
11:30-4:00 p.m. Race day is near. Enjoy traditional Southern specials including... Kentucky Hot Browns and Mint Juleps... the official Derby drink. Pre-race starts 11:30 with the big race around 3:00 p.m. Don't forget your Derby Hat to win a prize.more>
10am-noon Come out and help plant fungus-resistant sugar pine seedlings with... the Sugar Pine Foundation. Planting is fun for all ages. Bring water, snacks, sunscreen, gloves and a pointed shovel. Seedlings, tools and instruction will be provided.
Meet at the Forestry Office at 10500 Teton Way in Truckee, CA.more>
Doors open 11:30am Enjoy Margaritas Tamales Chicken Posole Fish and Lobster...ter Tacos made from fresh ingredients, and other savory authentic Mexican dishes from 11:30am - all day until kitchen closes on Sunday, May 5th. Jake's full bar also carries many fine blanco, reposado, and anejo tequilas.more>
11am - 3pm Over $50 000 in goods and services will be offered along with... premium wines and sumptuous appetizers. Look for vacations to exotic places, golf and dining packages, home maintenance services, clothing, jewelry and accessories. All proceeds benefit local youth and social service programs. Dress is Tahoe casual with spring flair. Contack 530-583-8143 for ticket pricing and information.more>
9:00 P.M. Taking Cinco de Mayo to the MAX! Vamos a la fiesta! Funky latin-infused...sed beats by San Fran's own Afrolicious Soundsystem with DJ's Pleasuremaker and Señor Oz feat. Diamond Vibes on percussion!
Wear your Mariachi Mexican Wrestling attire and prepare to lose your MIND in the MEXICAN MAYO MADNESS!!!!!
*Music starts at 9pm
*Hacienda del Lago
*$10 at the door! more>
8:30 pm What goes on in the mind of local skier and BASE jumper Erik Roner?... What is it like to be a member of MTV's Nitro Circus? Join us for an evening with Erik Roner to see what drives him to push limits and drive action sports to the next level.
Get to know Erik www.erikroner.com
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