53rd Annual Reno Jazz Festival • April 25th-27th Get in touch with your musical side by visiting the Reno Jazz Festival at the University of Nevada-Reno. This renowned festival has been occurring for over 50 years, and has become one of the largest in terms of scope and popularity in the world. Guest artists this year are acclaimed saxophonist and Grammy nominee Donny McCaslin & the Collective, the innovative SFJAZZ Collective, and Vertical Voices, a quartet that performs in a variety of styles. More
Lovers of the outdoors flock from all over for a chance to experience the gorgeous Tahoe weather and scenery, and there are certainly a plethora of trails to take you as high as you want to go! Whether you are in for an easy scenic stroll or up for more of a full-day challenge, you can find trailheads throughout the Donner Lake area, up at Squaw Valley’s High Camp, off the gondolas at Northstar, throughout the Tahoe Donner neighborhood, along the Truckee River, along Highway 267 over Brockway Summit, and of course … along Lake Tahoe itself. Pack a lunch, bring your camera, enjoy the glorious spring! Here’s a few hiking information sites to get you started on your search for the perfect day.
Unwind and soak up the sun every Saturday with Alpine Meadows’ Spring Music Series. Skiers and snowboarders will enjoy the tunes of local, talented musicians while kicking up their boots on the deck of the Alpine Meadows Lodge from 1pm-4pm. The whole family is invited to attend the free concert performances. More