Hot cars, hot boats, hot August nights and days. Summer is just heating up with fun this August at the lake and at the biggest little city in the world. Check out our top picks for August events in Tahoe.
Hot August Nights
Reno, August 7-12
For 31 years Hot August Nights has been heating the streets of Reno with classic cars, music, and a host of other events not to be missed. Get a glimpse into the past, a time when a driver’s license and a hot car were all anyone needed on a Saturday night. Get details
Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival
Incline Village, July 19-August 26
Wine in your hand, your toes in the sand, and classical works acted out under the stunning Tahoe sunset at Sand Harbor – that’s what you’ll get at the summerlong Shakespeare festival. Check out the last month of shows ranging from Macbeth and a variety of musical performances. Get details.
Homewood, August 10 & 11
The 46th annual Concours d’Elegance will again be staged at the historic Obexer’s Boat Company in Homewood, Califronia on Lake Tahoe’s beautiful West Shore with the two-day show open to the public on Friday, Aug. 10, and Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018. Get details.
Brews, Jazz & Funk Festival
Squaw Valley, August 11 & 12
Presented by FiftyFifty Brewing Co. in its 17th year benefitting the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe, enjoy tastings from 20 different breweries, as well as an incredible lineup of live music. Get details.
Art by the Lake
Tahoe City, August 17-19
Set on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe, the 10th annual Tahoe City Art by the Lake will give visitors a special opportunity to meet with 45 artisans and craftspeople showcasing a wide variety of arts and crafts. Get details.
Skate the Lake
Tahoe City & Squaw Valley, August 17-18
Skate – Bike – Roll with our friends B4BC for the 14th Annual Skate the Lake in Lake Tahoe, CA on August 18, 2018! We will be cruising 28 miles around the lake to raise funds and awareness for B4BC’s education, prevention, and survivorship programs! Get details.