Things to do in Lake Tahoe this weekend

Strings-Wings_Matt-Palmer_HR-(2)Go to Squaw Village Friday night for Guitar Strings vs. Chicken Wings, where six Squaw Village restaurants and six local bands square off and raise funds for this year’s beneficiary: the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science. Entry to the event is a $5 donation. Enjoy wing and drink specials and cast your vote. Festivities go from 6 – 10pm.

Historic Downtown Truckee hosts the First Friday of September with food and drink specials and, of course, shopping!

Northstar hosts the 28th Annual Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival all weekend, offering food and wine seminars, live music, and family friendly activities.

Visit the Pacific Fine Arts and Crafts Festival in Downtown Truckee this Saturday and see over 50 arts and crafts vendors.

The Tahoe Geotourism Expo takes place at El Dorado Beach this Saturday and Sunday. Guest speakers discuss environmentally friendly activities to do in Lake Tahoe.

The last concert at Commons Beach takes place this Sunday with musical artists the North Tahoe Jazz Band and the Beergardners. Bring friends and family and enjoy food and wine specials.