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Golf For Skate

October 4th | 10am | Gray’s Crossing Golf Course

Here we go again! Time for another fun day playing golf and raising money for a bigger, better skatepark here in Truckee! Scramble-style tournament. Your entry includes Greens fee and cart fees, Breakfast burritos, 2 Raffle tickets, Range balls, Adult beverages, and Tournament prizes. Registration will start at 8:00 a.m. so come early and hit some balls on the range, play some games, and enjoy a bloody mary. Shotgun starts at 10:00 a.m. After the tournament, we will raffle off prizes and award the top 3 teams, closest to the pin, and longest drive.

From Rocker Memorial Skate Park

Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop

Oct 7th | 12-4pm | Down Town Truckee

The Downtown Truckee Wine, Walk & Shop, which began 20 years ago in 2004, is an annual event that takes place in historic downtown Truckee, California. Since its very first year, the event has become a beloved autumn tradition celebrating the town’s unique history, culture, and community. Attendees will receive a commemorative wine glass to sample wine at 30+ venues as well as delicious snacks at a variety of downtown restaurants and merchants. Get ready to wine, walk and shop!

From Truckee Wine Walk

12th Annual Fall Festival

Oct 14th | 11am-4pm | Down Town Truckee

Now in its 12th year, Fall Festival is Truckee’s premier family-friendly harvest celebration and one of Tahoe Donner’s largest events of the year! Fall Festival is a favorite for all ages, featuring a full day of seasonal-themed events and activities.

As each year gets bigger and better, you can expect familiar favorites like a bounce house, face painting and a candy apple station in addition to special events like a climbing wall, a slide and even a doggie dip adventure for your four-legged friends in Northwoods Pool!

From Tahoe Donner

Truckee River Day

Oct 15th | 9 & 11am | Truckee River

Be part of what started it all. It was that first Truckee River Day in 1996 that spawned today’s Truckee River Watershed Council. Since then thousands of nature-lovers have shown up yearly with their gumboots, buckets, shovels, and smiles to take on 100s of restoration projects throughout the watershed.

From Truckee River Water Shed Council

Halloween Parade

Oct 27th | 4:30-6:30pm | Down Town Truckee

A FREE event for the whole family on the Friday before Halloween! Parade with us through downtown Truckee, then trick-or-treat through the Community Arts Center for candy and fun Halloween-themed doors. 

From Truckee Donner Recreation and Parks District


North Lake Tahoe

Foam Fest

October 1-31st | 5 Breweries in Truckee and 5 In North Tahoe

Join us for our 34th annual Foam Fest Fundraiser. This year, we’re offering Foam Fest Truckee and Foam Fest North Lake Tahoe, with five different partner breweries on each ticket! Your ticket gets you a beer at each of your locations’ five partner breweries, as well as a commemorative glass. All proceeds benefit our adaptive programs. Tickets are limited, so get them while they’re available!

From Achieve Tahoe


Lake Tahoe Marathons

October 13-15th | Lake Tahoe

Welcome to 3 days of running and fun. We have something for your whole family, club or group of friends at one of the most beautiful vacation destinations in the world. Our competitors range from toddlers to octogenarians, and our venues are breathtakingly beautiful. 

From Lake Tahoe Marathon

Ski Resorts

Made in Tahoe Festival

October 7-8th | 11am-5pm | Palisades

Made in Tahoe celebrates all things LOCAL. The Village at Palisades Tahoe will host a wide array of offerings that are made in or inspired by the Lake Tahoe Basin and Truckee areas: local artisans, businesses, chefs, organizations, and entertainers. Discover, explore, and experience our rich community full of talented creators while enjoying a variety of local food and beer.

From Palisades Tahoe

Salomon Film Premiere

October 19th | 6:30pm | Olympic Village Events Center

The stoke is here. The Quality Ski Time Film Tour is back with an all-new lineup of legendary ski films. Get a first look at a not-yet-released episode of The FIFTY featuring our very own Cody Townsend, the powder-fueled Blank Collective movie, and more storytelling, inspiration, and of course, shredding. Meet your favorite pros and enter to win iconic giveaways from sponsors. You could walk away with a brand new pair of skis, a fully kitted-out ski trip for two, and more.

From Palisades Tahoe

Tahoe Mountain Club (members only)

Harvest Pumpkin Patch & Halloween Bash

October 21st | 12pm | The Pavilion

Picking out the perfect pumpkin? It’s a tough decision. There is no defined rubric like there is for diamonds. No, picking out that perfect pumpkin only happens once a year. From tiny to huge, white to green to orange, traditional to one-of-a-kind, every pumpkin is unique. Tahoe Mountain Club invites you to find your perfect pumpkin at our Harvest Pumpkin Patch & Halloween Bash on Saturday, October 21 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Complete with a pumpkin patch, petting zoo, trick-or-treating, candy apples, pumpkin carving stations, festive fall food, and much more. Come enjoy this gourd-geous fall season and get spooky with TMC. Halloween costumes are encouraged, so come dressed in your best!

Pony rides and petting zoo

Pumpkin carving and painting stations – let us deal with the mess!

Fall games and crafts

Face painting and balloon art

Candy apple making

Hosted fall-themed bites, warm cider or hot chocolate for the kids, and a choice of beer or hard cider tastings for the adults

Tractor photo ops!

From Tahoe Mountain Club


This Blog has been authored by Christopher Botto