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South Lake Tahoe Events

South Lake Tahoe entertainment has something for everyone. If you are looking for South Lake Tahoe casino nightlife, Tahoe cultural events or outdoor recreation you will find plenty of options to fill your days and nights.

Our Tahoe Activities page includes personal recommendations by the Lakeside Inn and Casino staff. Our main goal is to provide you with insider information so you can experience Lake Tahoe like a local.

Upcoming Events at Lakeside Inn

Classic Freebies
Additional Date(s): Every Wednesday and Friday nights
Lakeside Inn

$1,100 in free play will be awarded every Wednesday and Friday from 4:00 - 9:00 p.m.    Everyone playing at a slot machine with their Lakeside Card is eligible to be a randomly drawn winner. One lucky person will win $100 Cool Credits® every half hour.  

Free Juke Box Fridays
Lakeside Inn and Casino

Friday nights in The Tavern

Live Dinner Music
The Timbers

Enjoy live music from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm every Friday and Saturday, while you dine in The Timbers Restaurant.

August 27 - 9:45 pm
The Tavern at Lakeside Inn

Blues Rock Funk band playing harmonica-driven blues for the soul.

Raybob and Harvestmoon
September 3 - 9:45 pm
The Tavern at Lakeside Inn

Raybob Bowman is a multi-instrumentalist playing pedal steel guitar, dobro, guitar, bass, fiddle and vocalist in northern California. He's teamed up with the harvestmoon band and they play it from the heart! 

Lakeside Kick-off Party w/ Lavish Green & Lost Mountain Band
September 8 - 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Lakeside Courtyard

Join us for bands, beer, and FOOTBALL! We kick-off the NFL regular season the only way we know how, by having a Lakeside Bash! The fun starts with LAVISH GREEN and LOST MOUNTAIN BAND performing live. Daniel Gaughan will keep it rocking in between the bands. Are you a cornhole champion? We're hosting a cornhole tournament with cash prizes. We'll be serving delicious barbecue and tacos in our beer garden. Did we mention that Lavish Green and the Lost Mountain Band will be performing? This is an event not to be missed! 

Drought Relief
September 10 - 9:45 pm
The Tavern at Lakeside Inn

Drought Relief with Ron Blum and Torg Hallin is a band who really know how to jam! Join us to hear them put their stamp on great classic rock tunes.

Arizona Jones
September 17 - 9:45 pm
The Tavern at Lakeside Inn

In a scene so often dominated by technology and gimmicks, Reno Nevada's Arizona Jones prefers to do it the old-fashioned way - live and personal, and when they put their rockin' spin on classic R&B hits from the 60's and 70's, you never know who'll be singing louder, the audience or the band. So, come on, join the band! Oh, and don't forget your dancin' shoes…


The Roemers
September 24 - 9:45 pm
The Tavern at Lakeside Inn

The Roemers are a five-piece "family band" from Lake Tahoe's West Shore. They have mastered a variety of styles covering favorites from Classic Rock to Blues and Funk to their own original songs.

Upcoming Events Around Town

Sammy Hagar and the Circle
August 26 - 7:30 pm
Harvey's Outdoor Arena

Sammy Hagar and the Circle Featuring Michael Anthony, Jason Bonham and Vic Johnson comes to the Outdoor Arena at the Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys August 26th!

Stevie Wonder
September 2 - 7:00 pm
Harvey's Outdoor Arena

The man, the myth, the legend, returns to South Lake Tahoe to end Harvey's summer concert series. Tickets range from $99.50 to $249.50.

Labor Day Weekend Fireworks
September 4 - 8:30 pm
South Lake Tahoe

Celebrate the holiday weekend and the summer's end in the tradition of South Lake Tahoe's nationally acclaimed "Lights on the Lake" fireworks show. This pyrotechnic exhibition explodes over Lake Tahoe after dusk and features a variety of patterns, shapes, and designs. The show features a simultaneous music broadcast that can be heard on local stations KRLT-FM 93.9 and KOWL - AM 1490.

Tedeschi Trucks Band
September 10 - 8:00 pm
Montbleu Casino

After many years on the road building separate, successful solo careers, Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi have united to form a new band with an extended pool of collaborators and friends. Well-known for their outstanding live performances, the formidable husband-and-wife duo are now exploring new ideas together through songs rooted in the blues and infused with their own unique blend of southern soul, American roots music, authentic rock ‘n’ roll, and a touch of Florida swamp magic.

Sample the Sierra
September 17 - 12:00 pm
Bijou Community Park

Sample the Sierra is a farm-to-fork festival celebrating the Sierra Nevada region. Restaurants/chefs prepare a dish using local ingredients from farmers or producers and then pair this dish with wine, spirits or beer.  You can also peruse vendor booths and enjoy live entertainment.  Noon to 5 PM at the Bijou Community Park.  For the most up-to-date festival information and tickets visit Sample the Sierra.

Al Jarreau
September 17 - 8:00 pm
Montbleu Casino

A seven-time Grammy Award winner, Al Jarreau is the only vocalist in history to win in three separate categories: jazz, pop, and R&B. Al Jarreau's unique vocal style is one of the world's most precious treasures. His innovative musical expressions have made him one of the most exciting and critically-acclaimed performers of our time.

Aaron Lewis
September 30 - 7:30 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

Staind frontman Aaaron Lewis will bring his solo show to the Harrah’s Lake Tahoe South Shore Room Friday, Sept. 30. Tickets go on sale to the general public at 10 a.m. Friday, May 20. Tickets are $47.70 plus fees.

Tommy Castro and the Painkillers
October 1 - 7:30 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

Tommy Castro and The Painkillers are a crackling, stripped-down band with plenty of grit and a rocking soul.  The band returns to Harrah's South Shore Room on October 1st!

Blood, Sweat & Tears
October 8 - 7:30 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

From their origins as a jazz-rock experiment that wowed critics and listeners, they went on to more pop vein, to sell almost six million records in three years, but ended up being dropped by their record label four years after that. No American rock group ever started with as much daring or musical promise as Blood, Sweat & Tears.

Drive-By Truckers
October 8 - 8:00 pm
Montbleu Casino

Drive-By Truckers have always been outspoken, telling a distinctly American story via craft, character, and concept, all backed by sonic ambition and social conscience. DBT made the choice to direct the Way We Live Now head on, employing realism rather than subtext or symbolism to purge its makers’ own anger, discontent, and frustration with societal disintegration and the urban/rural divide that has partitioned the country for close to a half-century.

Brian Wilson
October 14 - 7:30 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

Music legend Brian Wilson has announced a 2016 world tour to celebrate and perform the iconic album Pet Sounds for a final time, in honor of its 50th anniversary. Originally released on May 16, 1966, Pet Sounds is universally hailed as one of the greatest albums of all time.

The Lovin' Spoonful
October 22 - 7:30 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

A well-loved New York City band of the '60s that produced dozens of effortless pop gems with a unique blend of jug band, folk, blues, and rock & roll.

Aaron Neville
October 22 - 8:00 pm
Montbleu Casino

Famous New Orleans musician Aaron Neville has been making the hits for over 50 years. He's back and playing at Montbleu Casino.  Reserved Seating Show $50 & $60 + tax & fees.

Collective Soul
November 12 - 8:00 pm
MontBleu Casino

Collective Soul is an American rock band originally from Stockbridge, Georgia. The group consists of lead vocalist Ed Roland, rhythm guitarist Dean Roland, bassist Will Turpin, drummer Johnny Rabb and lead guitarist Jesse Triplett. The band broke into mainstream popularity with their first hit single, "Shine". They have recorded seven Number One rock hits. Tickets are $52.50 and up.

The Devil Makes Three
December 29 - 9:00 pm
Harrah's South Shore Room

The Devil Makes Three brings their one of a kind sound to the stage LIVE at Harrah's South Shore Room On December 29th!

  • Best of Tahoe 2016

    Lakeside Inn is thrilled to have won in two categories:  Best Casino and Loosest Slots.  We thank our staff who really is THE BEST and commit to our guests to exceed your expectations on every visit.

  • Prime Rib & Lobster

    $19.99 Prime Rib & Lobster complete dinner! Available from 4 pm - 10 pm at The Timbers restaurant.

  • Kick-off Party!

    We're kicking off the NFL regular season the only way we know how, by having a LAKESIDE BASH!

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