Summer arrived just in time for our 3rd Annual Tahoe Brewfest on Saturday 1st June, and attracted over 4000 participants to the Heavenly Cal Lodge Parking Lot. In addition to samples from 38 breweries, attendees enjoyed great food from local food trucks, merchandise stalls, a photo booth, face painting, a silent disco, and live music by Ike and Martin and Dirty Cello. The majority of the attendees were tourists, speaking to the Brewfest’s ability to attract tourism dollars for the community on what has traditionally been a quiet weekend and taking some of the pressure off our locals - who already donate to so many of our charities. But local support is still key to the event’s success.
The Club is all about brave and bold new steps these days. Last year it was our supper program, in a couple of years it will be a brand new building, and today it is switching our Golf Classic silent auction to being ONLINE!
In this season of giving, please consider at donation to the Boys and Girls Club. The Club has grown incredibly over the past four years, but for every additional member, we need to raise an extra $8/day in unrestricted funding. To ensure that we can continue to keep membership fees to a minimum, we currently have to raise $1000 every day that the Club is open.
This summer on Saturday June 10th, 2017 the inaugural Lake Tahoe Brewfest comes to the region’s south shore as the first major event to bring together all of the breweries from the Lake Tahoe area’s emerging beer scene. Featuring breweries from both the North and South shore of the Lake, as well as other participants from Northern California and Nevada, the event promises to be [...]