Lake Tahoe & Truckee Fireworks – July 2014
Lake Tahoe is famous for its multiple spectacular Fourth of July fireworks displays. All over the area, the sky explodes with rainbows of light. And there’s plenty to celebrate on the ground as well. Here’s a quick breakdown of some of the highlights and options for 2014…
First, a polite reminder and important request – PERSONAL FIREWORKS ARE NOT ALLOWED IN LAKE TAHOE! Fire danger is at an extreme high. Please heed this important rule and help keep Tahoe safe from devastating wildfires!
KINGS BEACH (NOTE: July 3): Fireworks and Beach Party – The festivities start a day early in Kings Beach. On Thursday July 3rd, from 4 pm on, you can head over to the North Tahoe Event Center for all sorts of games and activities, fun and fireworks at 9:30pm. Enjoy something to eat and drink out on the deck, then catch the the first fireworks of the week. Brought to you by the North Tahoe Business Association, More info can be found at: http://northtahoebusiness.org
INCLINE VILLAGE (July 4): Red, White and Tahoe Blue is another awesome way to enjoy our country’s Independence at the Lake. Thanks to tremendous community support, there are numerous different events in Incline Village and Crystal Bay throughout the holiday week. The extravaganza of food, music, and entertainment come to a crescendo with arguably the best fireworks display in Lake Tahoe on July 4th at Incline Beach. Fireworks will start at approximately 9:30 pm. More details on all the events can be seen at: http://www.redwhitetahoeblue.org/
TAHOE CITY 4th OF JULY CELEBRATION (July 4) – COMMONS BEACH: Tahoe City’s annual Independence Day Celebration will take place in downtown Tahoe City and at Commons Beach. New this year is a Street Fair, taking place throughout the afternoon. The fireworks will be over Lake Tahoe so you can watch from the beach, or bring your boat and watch the show from the Lake. Fireworks will go from approximately 9:15 – 10 pm. For more details, go to www.visittahoecity.org
TRUCKEE (July 4) – DONNER LAKE: Donner Lake has it’s own fantastic fireworks show on Wednesday evening at West End Beach. Following a day of festivities in Historic Downtown Truckee, including one of the best small town parades around, head to Donner Lake for the evening. Truckee Donner Parks & Rec, who put on the event, describe it as an old fashioned 4th of July celebration with games, live music, affordable food, and a spectacular fireworks display. Tickets for residents and homeowners are $6 each (proof of residency required, see link below). If you aren’t a resident, you can still enjoy a fun day at Donner Lake on the docks, swimming, boating, fishing, and fireworks can be seen from almost any location on or around the lake. Fireworks will start at about 9:30 pm. More info on the event can be found at: http://www.tdrpd.com/