April is All About Fun in South Lake Tahoe

By: Ryn Muat

If you’re looking to make unforgettable memories this year, a trip to South Lake Tahoe during the month of April is the way to go. With fewer visitors, longer days, and an extended ski season, April in Tahoe is the perfect time to visit!

Spring Skiing

Skiers at Kirkwood Mountain Resort

Extend your ski and ride season with Heavenly Mountain Resort and Kirkwood Mountain Resort, as they add more days to enjoy! When in Tahoe, hit the slopes.

Embrace Wellness, Tahoe Style

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Scenic View of Mount Tallac

Whether you’re a regular user or new to the benefits of cannabis, you’ll find an array of experts ready to help you at one of South Lake Tahoe’s dispensaries.

Must be 21 or older; please use responsibly.

Chill Out Fireside Après Style

McP's Taphouse Outdoor Firepit Lake Tahoe
MCP’s Taphouse Outdoor Seating and Firepit | Photo: Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe has endless Après Ski opportunities for visitors to relax and unwind after a late spring day on the slopes. Following the descent on the Heavenly Ski Resort Gondola, guests are within walking distance of restaurants and bars offering firepit gatherings accompanied by delightful food and drinks.

Nate Bargatze – The Be Funny Tour at the Tahoe Blue Event Center

Comedian Nate Bargatze

Thursday, April 4, 2023, 7:00 pm, Comedian Nate Bargatze live at the Tahoe Blue Event Center. It’s not too late to grab tickets for Nate Bargatze’s upcoming show. Hailing from Nashville, he’s celebrated as “The Nicest Man in Stand-Up” by The Atlantic Magazine and is a Grammy-nominated stand-up comedian.

Pond Skimming at Heavenly Mountain Resort

Pond Skimming Heavenly Mountain Resort

Pond Skimming at Heavenly Mountain Resort. On Saturday, April 13, 2024, funky costumes are encouraged for this chilly tradition! Contestants attempt to ski or board across a pond of water on the mountain top. Come celebrate spring and see if you can make it across the pond or cheer on others as they skim or sink. This event takes place at the World Cup/Base of Tram area.

Grab a Bite With a View at One of South Tahoe’s Restaurants

Woman eating outside at the boathouse on the pier
Boathouse on the Pier Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe is a foodie’s paradise no matter the season. From incredible scenic views and equally impressive food at The Chart House to waterfront seating at Riva Grill and Jimmy’s Restaurant at The Landing Tahoe Resort and Spa, we have the views to pair with any kind of food. Click here for more places to treat your tastebuds

Full Moon Snowshoe Tour Hellman-Ehrman Mansion

Snowshoeing under a full moon along the snow-covered west shore of Lake is a magical experience. State Park Interpreters will be leading a Full Moon Snowshoe Tour on April 20th, exploring the natural and cultural history around the Hellman-Ehrman Estate at Sugar Pine Point State Park.

Earth Day Celebration

South Tahoe Earth Day

The South Lake Tahoe Earth Day Festival, a volunteer-run, non-profit event, is one of the largest environmental education gatherings in the area. It provides local residents and visitors an opportunity to learn about the various environmental issues that affect South Lake Tahoe. Earth Day! Celebrate April in South Tahoe.

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