Dec 07

Downhill Ski Resort Opening Day

Downhill Ski Resort   |  8AM-4PM  

Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort will open for the season on Friday, Dec. 7, conditions permitting.

Dec 16

Customer Appreciation Day

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Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort appreciates loyal customers who continue to come year after year, so all day long everyone may ski for just $10. Bring the whole family for a day packed full of fun.

Dec 25

Christmas Day Breakfast with Santa

Dining icon  |   11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  10AM   

Join Santa for a delicious start to a great day on the mountain.

Dec 31

New Years Eve Light Parade and Fireworks Show

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  6:15PM  
New Years Eve Light Parade and Fireworks Show

Let's ring in the New Year in mountain fashion. This fun event is for intermediate skiers and riders ages 10 or older who can ski or ride unassisted in the dark on the Snowbird run. The New Years Fireworks show will follow the light Parade. This is a free event.

Jan 07 - Jan 11

National Learn to Ski or Snowboard Month

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During January 7-11 and 14-17, the team at Tahoe Donner will offer discounted learn to ski or snowboard packages, just $39, as part of “National Learn to Ski Month” for first time skiers and riders.

Jan 14 - Jan 17

National Learn to Ski or Snowboard Month

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During January 7-11 and 14-17, the team at Tahoe Donner will offer discounted learn to ski or snowboard packages, just $39, as part of “National Learn to Ski Month.”

Jan 19 - Jan 21

Ski and Snowboarding Safety Weekend

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

Kids and adults may participate in many different activities around the mountain at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort to increase one’s level of safety. By participating in safety weekend, participants receive 25 percent off Smith helmets and goggles.

Feb 16 - Feb 23

Winter Superstars Week

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Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort is looking for superstars, so come out and win some medals! Events are for all ages and include ski and snowboard races, a weighted ski patrol sled pull, luge racing event and more! Participates can sign up on the day of the event. Click See More for the daily schedule of events!

Feb 23

Glowstick Parade and Carnival

Downhill Ski Resort   |  4:30PM  

This family-friendly event offers an array of multi-colored lights skiing downhill at night. Fun for participants and spectators alike. Participants should plan to come early to secure a spot in the parade, and get glow sticks by playing free carnival games. Music and snacks will be provided in the bar area prior to the parade.

Mar 10

I-Did-A-Run Humane Society Benefit Event

Downhill Ski Resort   |  12PM  

Dogs of all shapes and sizes compete in this entertaining, timed dog pull race, which raises money for the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.

Mar 16

200-Foot Banana Split Extravaganza

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  1:30 p.m.   

Help devour an incredible 200-foot banana split at 1:30 p.m. for free! Grab some spoons because this will be one tasty monster at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort.

Mar 17

Tahoe Donner Family Challenge

Downhill Ski Resort   |  12PM  

The Family Challenge is a matched time competition raced by family teams at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort. It is a Giant Slalom race, but the time that counts is the difference between first and second runs.

Apr 14

Closing Day and Downhill Dummy Contest

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Join Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort for the annual end of season bash! Enjoy food and beverage specials, a bounce house, live music, and the traditional Downhill Dummy event, in which teams build unique dummies to send sliding down the hill and off a massive jump. This year’s theme is “Cartoons.”