Welcome the summer season with the four-day Tahoe City Solstice Festival.
On Thursday, the farmers market will take place from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Commons Beach. On Friday, the Solstice Sip ’n Shop fuels shoppers with adult beverages from 3 to 8 p.m. – local art and custom jewelry will be sold at the Trunk Show in the Cobblestone Center, 475 N. Lake Blvd. On the same day, classic and collector automobiles will take over North Lake Tahoe Boulevard for the Solstice Stroll Classic Car Show from 6 to 8 p.m.
Saturday is packed with things to do – take advantage of a half-priced, guided paddle across Lake Tahoe with a history lesson, for example. Tahoe City Kayak will offer the Solstice Paddle special at $37.50 per person from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Call (530) 581-4336 for reservations. Then the ninth annual Tahoe City Wine Walk will take place from noon to 4 p.m., with about 25 tasting locations featuring regional wines and food pairings. Tickets cost $40 in advance at www.tahoecitywinewalk.com.
The celebration closes June 22 with a concert at Commons Beach by Afrolicious and Roemers at 3 p.m. For more information about the festival, visit www.visittahoecity.com.
Pirate street fest
World music festival
Gorgeous art exhibit