Holiday review: full of Christmas dinners and music

Tahoe City Holiday Markets

Join us this holiday season for an indoor market where you can support local artists and artisans! Stroll around the lakefront Boatworks Mall with a glass of wine or beer from the Tahoe Wine Collective, who will also have cocoa and other nice drinks for the event.

The market will be on Saturday 23rd December from 3pm to 8pm at The Boatworks Mall.

Down the rabbit hole

Get funky with local band Down the Rabbit Hole!

Down the Rabbit Hole will be performing Saturday, December 23rd from 5:00pm to 8:00pm at the Tahoe Wine Collective at Boatworks Mall. 21+! Just show up!

Tahoe Flow Arts 10th Annual Holiday Bazaar

Tahoe Flow Arts & Fitness presents the 10th Annual Holiday Bazaar. This event is a fundraiser for the Kelly Smiley Youth Scholarship Program, performing arts education and community recreation programs. They will be offering discounts on classes, courses, memberships and products including youth programs, camps and more!

The 10th Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, December 23rd from 3:00pm to 10:00pm at Tahoe Flow Arts and Fitness in Tahoe Vista. Tickets are a donation. Get them at

Santa Claus and Pete the Penguin visit Diamond Peak

Santa and Pete the Penguin will be at Diamond Peak handing out stickers and treats and visiting with kids and kids at heart. Come take a selfie with Santa and Pete the Penguin and celebrate the holidays at Diamond Peak. Look for them on the slopes and in the Base Area.

Santa and Pete the Penguin will be at Diamond Peak on Sunday, December 24th from 10:00pm to 12:00am at 1210 Ski Way, Incline Village.

Christmas Eve brunch and candles

Come and join Christmas Eve for a Christmas Brunch and Candlelight Service for a special time of caroling, children’s performance and reading of a Christmas story.

The Christmas Brunch will begin at 10 am and the candlelight service will be at 11 am on Sunday, December 24 at 11556 Brockway Road, Truckee. Entrance is FREE!

Christmas Eve Dinner at Manzanita

Be there for the annual Manzanita Christmas Eve dinner.

The dinner will be on Sunday, December 24th from 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM at The Ritz Carlton. $165 for adults, $45 for children ages 3-12, free for children under 3. Excluding tax and tip. Parking will be validated directly with your server at a discounted rate of $25 per vehicle after 4pm with a meal receipt.

Christmas in Thrace

Free family event with carols, crafts, gifts, A Christmas Story in Downtown Truckee!

Christmas in Truckee will be Sunday, December 24th from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.

Christmas at America’s Bar

Come to Bar of America for an unforgettable Christmas meal!

Food will be served for Christmas on Monday, December 25 from 11am to 9pm at the Bar of America. Make reservations at

Christmas at Gar Woods

Naughty or good, welcome to Gar Woods!

Gar Woods will be open for lunch and dinner on Monday, December 25 from 11:30am to 9:00pm at Gar Woods Grill and Pier in Carnelian Bay. Make reservations at

Full course Christmas buffet dinner at Granlibakken Tahoe

Christmas food like no other, with a special holiday menu served buffet style in Granlibakken Tahoe’s mountain ballroom. The full dinner menu will have something for everyone, and a cash bar is available throughout your meal.

The Christmas Dinner will be on Monday, December 25th from 6:00pm to 8:30pm at Granlibakken Tahoe located at 725 Granlibakken Road in Tahoe City. $88* per adult; 50% discount for children (6-12 years); 5 and free. Book your place at

Mark Mackay

Truckee native musician Mark Mackay and his band are coming from Nashville to get back to Mark’s roots for one night only!

Mark Mackay will be performing on Wednesday 27th December from 7pm to 9pm at the Arts Centre. Get tickets at

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