Best Things to Do in Tahoe This September

Looking to fill a couple hours of your day while in Tahoe? With so many offerings in the area, we’ve curated five of the top events this month so you don’t have to. Less researching and more enjoying your time in the area. Enjoy!

Featured Photo: Squaw Valley Oktoberfest
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Photo: Courtesy of Northstar Resort

Dark Skies Cosmoarium

September 4

Gather around a roaring fire at Northstar Resort to get an in-depth look at our solar system at a star-gazing event with powerful telescopes and binoculars.

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Joy & Madness

September 5

The final concert of the season at Commons Beach in Tahoe City features an eight-piece soul explosion group from Sacramento.

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Chocolate & Wine Fest

September 10

Held outdoors at the Cottage Green at Hyatt Regency, a day-long eating extravaganza means tasting chocolate, wine and other goodies while raising funds to support Sierra Community House.

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September 18-19

The Village at Squaw Valley is transformed into a Bavarian beer garden, complete with German beer, Bavarian music and dance from Alpentänzer Schuhplattler Dance Troupe and Alpentanz Kapelle Band, as well as the home of the annual Oktoberfest Games.

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Photo: Alysse Gafkjen

Marty Stuart

September 24

The multiple Grammy Award-winning American country music singer-songwriter, known for traditional, rockabilly, and honky tonk country music swings by the Crystal Bay Club Casino with his band, the Fabulous Superlatives, and Wyatt Lowe.

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Photo: Courtesy of Marcus Ashley Gallery

Dr. Seuss Extravaganza

September 25

See the art of Theodore Geisel (The Cat in the Hat and many others) and savor food and drinks at South Lake Tahoe’s Marcus Ashley Gallery. 

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