❆ Your guide to celebrating the New Year in Truckee-North Lake Tahoe ❆


WHO: TART, Town of Truckee & Partners

WHAT: Free Truckee Holiday Shuttles Return!

WHEN: December 26, 2018 - December 31, 2018 

Let TART do the driving for the holidays! Put on your party attire and enjoy great dining, music, and dancing in Downtown Truckee without the hassles of driving! Enjoy FREE and convenient shuttles through New Year's Eve to and from Downtown Truckee from Truckee neighborhoods, Squaw Valley and Northstar. Brought to you by the Town of Truckee with Truckee Tahoe Airport District, Truckee Tourism Business Improvement District, Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows, Northstar California, Truckee Downtown Merchants Association, and local businesses.




WHO: The Dead Winter Carpenters w/ Special Guests

WHAT: Live Music

WHEN: 12/29/2018 – 1/1/2019
9:00 PM – 1:00 AM

WHERE: Alibi Ale Works - Truckee Public House

FEE: $25.00 + $1.87 service fee
(Or 3 night pass for $60- 12/29 with Peter Joseph Burtt, 12/30 with Sneaky Creatures - includes commemorative poster)



WHAT: Light Parade and Fireworks Show

WHEN: 12/31/2018
4:30-5:30 PM Signups
6:15 PM Chairs load

WHERE: Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort
11603 Snowpeak Way
Truckee, CA 96161

Let's ring in the New Year in mountain fashion. This free fun event is for intermediate skiers and riders ages 10 or older who can ski or ride unassisted in the dark on the Eagle Rock run. Come early to secure a spot in the parade. If you are wanting to spectate the event, join us at the bar for a warm drink. The New Year’s Fireworks show will follow the Light Parade. This is a free event.



WHAT:  New Year’s Eve Celebration

WHEN: 12/31/2018
9:00 PM

WHERE: The Village at Northstar

Ring in the New Year at the best fireworks show in North Lake Tahoe! Celebrate with family and friends around the outdoor ice-skating rink with live music from Bay Area Party Band The Boombox, and warm fire pits all night long.



WHO: The California Honeydrops with Special Guests – Achilles Wheel
+ After Party with Jelly Bread (21+)

WHAT: Live Music

WHEN: 12/31/2018 at 9 PM

WHERE: The Crystal Bay Club Casino – Crown Room



Monday, Dec 31, 2018

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2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Glow Stick Carnival games for kids of all ages

Funitel Plaza

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 PM
Live Music from cover band “Apple Z”

 KT Deck

5:45 PM
Torchlight Parade\Mountain Run

View from the base area

7:00 PM
Fireworks Spectacular / Mountain Run

View from the base area
KT Deck

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Family Friendly New York New Year’s Eve Party at Olympic House
Bar One and Plaza Bar



WHAT: Live Music

WHEN: 12/31/2018 -1/1/2019
9:00 PM – 12:30 AM

WHERE: Za’s Lakefront
120 Grove Street
Tahoe City, California 96145

A fantastic night of live music by IKE & MARTIN and plenty of TASTY BITES to keep you satiated throughout the evening!


Team Tahoe has proudly donated $6,000 and counting to numerous charities through the Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation this year alone. Driving results based on measurable impact and inspiring action around our community’s top issues.

Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation (TTCF) was founded by people who love North Lake Tahoe – Truckee to ensure that, no matter what comes, there will always be an organization to keep our region safe and vibrant.

There are many ways to give through TTCF.  If you are interested in giving or would like a consultation, TTCF would be happy to answer all your questions and help find the right way to give for you. You can reach them at 530-587-1776.

Already know you want to give? Then feel free to 



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