Winterfest and Holiday Faire – Concerts and Crafts at Valhalla November 16-18

Holiday Craft Faire: November 16 from 5-8 pm; November 17, 10 am – 7 pm, November 18, 10 am – 4 pm – Grand Hall – FREE

Winterfest Concert Featuring the Oakland Jazz Choir: November 17, 7 pm – Boathouse Theatre – BUY TICKETS

Winterfest Performance Featuring South Lake Tahoe Choral Association’s Children’s Choir: November 18, 4 pm – Boathouse Theatre – FREE

Join us for Valhalla’s annual Holiday Faire featuring a wonderful variety of local and regional arts and crafts vendors, a Grand Hall decked out in traditional holiday style, refreshments from our bar, photos with Santa, our amazing raffle and holiday cheer to kick off the season in true Tahoe style!

We’re expanding our offerings this year to include two live musical performances in the Boathouse Theatre. We’ll offer a ticketed evening concert on Saturday featuring the highly acclaimed Oakland Jazz Choir that will feature a fun selection of holiday and popular music and a free afternoon performance of the Lake Tahoe Children’s Choir to wrap up the weekend on Sunday! Continue reading

Sand Harbor Photo Wins Top Prize in the 2018 America State Parks Photo Contest

Sand Harbor Nevada State Park at Lake TahoeThe Nevada Division of State Parks, within the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, has announced that, of approximately 10,000 entries, the #1 winning photo of Aspira’s 2018 America State Parks Photo Contest showcases the ever-inspiring Sand Harbor – Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park. Launched in 2017, the first annual photo contest received more than 8,000 entries nationwide, and last year’s winning photo featured Nevada’s own Ward Charcoal Ovens State Historic Park.

This year’s winning photo of Sand Harbor was taken by Karen Wong, a stay-at-home mom of two boys, who says she’s had no photography experience and simply captured the image using her smart phone.  Wong saw the contest announcement on Facebook and decided to submit her beautiful photo. Continue reading