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Every Fri
Sep - Oct

Family Movie Night

Dining icon  |   Northwoods Clubhouse, 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  6:30 p.m.   
Family Movie Night

Family Movie Nights

Enjoy a free family-friendly movie every Friday night starting at 6:30 p.m (except Nov. 24).

 

 

Every Thu
Sep - May

Thursday Night Trivia - FREE

Pizza on the Hill, 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, Ca 96161   |  6:30 - 8 p.m.  

Enjoy a pizza from Pizza on the Hill while showing off your brain power from 6:30–8 p.m. You may even win free prizes! This is an all-ages, free event that takes place every Thursday night (except Nov. 23).

Every Sun
Oct - Dec

Sunday $10 Pizza Deal

Dining icon  |   Pizza on the Hill, 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, Ca 96161  

Don't miss the deal of the week! Every Sunday night enjoy cheese, sausage or pepperoni pizzas for just $10 each at Pizza on the Hill. Dine-in or take-out but each family is limited to 6 pizzas only.

Every Mon
Oct - Dec

Monday Night Football at Pizza on the Hill

Dining icon  |   Pizza on the Hill, 11509 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, Ca 96161   

Join us for Monday Night Football and enjoy 25% off a pizza when you buy a pitcher of beer and 50% off all appetizers during happy hour, 5-6PM.

Every Wed
Oct - Dec

Wild Wednesdays at The Lodge

Dining icon  |   12850 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  5-9PM  

Enjoy happy hour in the entire restaurant all night long, 25% off small plates, soups and salads.

Dec 13

Women's Shopping Night at Cross Country Ski Center

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  5-8 p.m.   

Enjoy discounts on retail purchases while sipping Happy Hour specials offered at Trailside Bar. Free event. 5–8 p.m.

Dec 14

Restorative Yoga and Sound Healing

Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  5:30PM–7PM  

We invite you to a healing evening of relaxing yoga and enchanting sounds. Tibetan bowls, chakra healing bowls, gongs, chimes, bells, mystical drums, rain sticks, harmonium, song, and silence create the soundscape for this experience.

Dec 16

Kids Night Out

Recreation Programs icon  |   Northwoods Clubhouse, 11509 Northwoods Clubhouse, Truckee, CA 96161   |  5–8:30 p.m.  

Kids ages 4 – 9 are invited to an evening of games, dinner, arts and crafts, our Friday Night Movie and even a bedtime story. Parents can enjoy a night out while our trained staff looks after your little ones. Space is limited. Preregistration and payment is required 48 hours in advance by going online to shoptd.tahoedonner.com. Please download and fill out the waiver before arriving with your child/children. Five (5) or more kids need to sign up in order for each event to happen.

DAY: FIRST FRIDAY AND THE THIRD SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH.
TIME: 5 – 8:30 P.M.
WHERE: NORTHWOODS CLUBHOUSE
COST: Members $20, guests $25

Dec 16

Customer Appreciation Day

Recreation Programs icon  |   11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

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 16

Women's 'Hands-on' Wax Clinic

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  3-5PM  

This hands-on clinic at the Cross Country Ski Center teaches you how to take care of your skis for optimum performance. Taught by our level 3 PSIA Clinician Andrea Miller. 3–5 p.m. $20.

Dec 20

Men's Shopping Night

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  5-8 p.m.   

Enjoy discounts on retail purchases at the Cross Country Ski Center and Happy Hour specials offered at the Trailside Bar. Free event. 5–8 p.m.

Dec 22

Opening Day at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center (conditions permitting.)

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

We are prepared for the 2017/18 winter season and will open as soon as we have the snow.  Check back for updates. Visit tahoedonner.com for hours of operation, ticket prices and rental costs.

Dec 25

Christmas Day at Cross Country Ski Center

Snowshoe icon  |   15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  12-5PM  

On this special day, bring the family or friends out for a day of adventure. The Cross Country Ski Center will be open from noon-5PM. (Trails will be open for season pass holders only in the morning.)

Dec 25

Christmas Day Breakfast with Santa

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

Who wouldn’t want to dine with Santa himself? Breakfast starts at 10 a.m. at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort, followed by a half day of skiing and riding with Santa. The ski lifts will open at 11:30 a.m. for this special day.

Dec 29

'Hands On' Wax Clinic

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  3:30-5:30PM  

Join this hands on clinic to learn how to take care of your cross country skis. $20 per person. Located at the Cross Country Ski Center. 3:30-5:30 p.m. $20.

Dec 30

XC Equipment Demo Day

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  11 a.m. - 3 p.m.   

Here’s your first opportunity this season to try what’s new in the way of skis, boots, and poles this year. Industry reps from Fischer, Swix and Salomon will be on site with their latest demo gear to try and will be happy to share their knowledge about what equipment is right for you

Dec 31

New Years Eve Light Parade and Fireworks Show

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  6:15 p.m.   

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 our Race Course run. Come early to secure a spot in the parade. Sign-ups are from 4:30 - 5:45 p.m. with a chair loading time at 6:15 p.m. The New Years Fireworks show will follow the light Parade. This is a free event.

Dec 31

New Year’s Eve Guided Snowshoe Tour

Snowshoe icon  |   15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee   |  5:30-7:30PM  

Celebrate the new year with a guided snowshoe hike on the Tahoe Donner’s cross country ski trails. Stay for a drink after at the Trail side bar - a great place to watch the fireworks launched from our Downhill Ski Resort. This evening is a great way to bring in the new year with family and friends.

Dec 31

New Year's Eve Kids Night Out

Trout Creek icon  |   Trout Creek Recreation Center, 12790 Northwoods Blvd.   |  7PM-1AM  

The New Year’s Eve party of the year…for 3- to 9-year-olds, that is! They’ll enjoy pizza, a movie, games, snacks and more. Bring pajamas to get cozy. Cost is $45 from 7-10:30PM or $55 from 7PM-1AM. Reservations at (530) 587-9437.

Dec 31

New Year's Eve Dinner & Champagne Toast

Dining icon  |   The Lodge Restaurant & Pub   |  5PM  

Join us for a special menu and champagne toast at midnight. Seating from 5-10PM, reservations are required and are held with a credit card. Reservations at (530) 587-9455.

Jan 05

Friday Night Snow Tubing

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd   

Tube under the lights this winter at Tahoe Donner Snowplay until 6:30 p.m. for night sledding.

Jan 06

Avy Savvy Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

An intro/overview to the backcountry. Learn to use avalanche gear, how to select routes and what to do if someone is caught in an avalanche, plus a beginner-level tour. Open to skiers of all levels. Learn more and sign up at skinastc.com.

Jan 07

Intro to Backcountry Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Review use of backcountry gear, practice beacon use and burial, discuss route finding and selection, then enjoy a tour up and great ski down. For skill level intermediate and up. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Jan 08 - Jan 12

National Learn to Ski or Ride Month

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

During January 8-12 and 16-19, the team at Tahoe Donner will offer learn to ski or snowboard packages for just $39 as part of “National Learn to Ski Month.” These packages are only for first timers, which include an all-day lift ticket, rental equipment, and a 1.75-hour group lesson for ages 7 and up

Jan 08 - Jan 12

Learn to Ski Month

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

Grab a friend and come learn to ski at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center. To celebrate “National Learn to Ski Month,” Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center will be offering "Two-for-One"  lesson packages any midweek, non-holiday day from January 8-31.

Jan 13 - Jan 15

Ski and Snowboarding Safety Weekend

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

Children 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.

Jan 13

Snowball Launching Contest

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd    |  1:30 p.m.   

Have good aim? Prove it! Come out to Tahoe Donner Snowplay at 1:30 p.m. to compete. Use one of Snowplay’s snowball launchers to see how far the snowballs will fly!

Jan 13

Cross Country Ski | Wax Clinic

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161   |  3:30-5:30PM  

Hands on Clinic to learn how to get the best performance from your skis with Swix/Toko expert Roger Chaney. $20 per person. This event will be held at the Cross Country Ski Center.

Jan 16 - Jan 19

National Learn to Ski or Ride Month

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

During January 16-19, the team at Tahoe Donner will offer learn to ski or snowboard packages for just $39 as part of “National Learn to Ski Month.” These packages are only for first timers, which include an all-day lift ticket, rental equipment, and a 1.75-hour group lesson for ages 7 and up.

Jan 16 - Jan 19

Learn to Ski Month

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

Grab a friend and come learn to ski at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center. To celebrate “National Learn to Ski Month,” Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center will be offering "Two-for-One"  lesson packages any midweek, non-holiday day from January 8-31.

Jan 20

Fastest Snow Tube Event

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd    |  1-2:30 p.m.   

Fly down the hill at Tahoe Donner Snowplay’s Fastest Tube Event! Heats will run every half hour from 1-2:30 p.m.

Jan 20

Hawks to Euer Valley*

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Enjoy a beautiful climb up Hawks Peak, ski the north face down to Euer Valley, and then skin back up. Route subject to conditions. Open to advanced and expert skiers. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Jan 22 - Jan 27

International Ski for Light

Cross Country Ski Center   

Visually impaired skiers and their guides from around world will gather to ski for the week at Tahoe Donner.

Jan 22 - Jan 26

Learn to Ski Month

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

Grab a friend and come learn to ski at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center. To celebrate “National Learn to Ski Month,” Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center will be offering "Two-for-One"  lesson packages any midweek, non-holiday day from January 8-31.

Jan 27

Winterpalooza

Snowplay icon  Snowshoe icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd   

Join Tahoe Donner Snowplay for Winterpalooza! This all-day event includes tube racing, snowman building, relay races, a snowstrider course and more.

Jan 27

Avy Savvy Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

An intro/overview to the backcountry. Learn to use avalanche gear, how to select routes and what to do if someone is caught in an avalanche, plus a beginner-level tour. Open to skiers of all levels. Learn more and sign up at skinastc.com.

Jan 28

Intro to Backcountry Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Review use of backcountry gear, practice beacon use and burial, discuss route finding and selection, then enjoy a tour up and great ski down. For skill level intermediate and up. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Jan 29 - Jan 31

Learn to Ski Month

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

Grab a friend and come learn to ski at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center. To celebrate “National Learn to Ski Month,” Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Center will be offering "Two-for-One"  lesson packages any midweek, non-holiday day from January 8-31.

Feb 02

Friday Night Snow Tubing

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd    |  6:30 p.m.   

Tube under the lights this winter at Tahoe Donner Snowplay until 6:30 p.m. for night sledding. (Conditions permitting)

Feb 09 - Feb 25

Winter Olympics Viewing Party

Cross Country Ski Center   

Watch and cheer on the Winter Olympic events taking place in PyeongChang, South Korea. Stay tuned for the race viewing schedule on the big screen. Enjoy tasty eats from Alder Creek Café and a hot toddy at Trailside Bar.

 

Feb 10

Hawks to Euer Valley*

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Enjoy a beautiful climb up Hawks Peak, ski the north face down to Euer Valley, and then skin back up. Route subject to conditions. Open to advanced and expert skiers. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Feb 11

TD XC Challenge

Cross Country Ski Center    |  9 a.m.   

A tour or a race – you choose! Ski to as many of the checkpoints as you can. The more checkpoints you visit, the more chances to win great prizes. Lunch and raffle prize drawing for participants is included with entry. Sponsored by Paco’s Bike and Ski. Everyone is welcome. Event begins at 9 a.m.

 

Feb 14

Valentine's Day Sunset Snowshoe Tour

Cross Country Ski Center    |  5:30-7:30PM  

Bundle up with a companion for a special Valentine’s Day guided snowshoe tour! Meet at the Cross Country Ski Center at 5:15 p.m. (5 p.m. if you need to borrow equipment).

Feb 17 - Feb 24

Winter Superstars Week

Downhill Ski Resort   

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 sled pull and a mini terrain park event. Participates can sign up on the day of the event. The schedule of events will be posted online.

Feb 23

Avy Savvy Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

An intro/overview to the backcountry. Learn to use avalanche gear, how to select routes and what to do if someone is caught in an avalanche, plus a beginner-level tour. Open to skiers of all levels. Learn more and sign up at skinastc.com.

Feb 24

Glowstick Parade and Carnival

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

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.

Feb 24

Intro to Backcountry Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Review use of backcountry gear, practice beacon use and burial, discuss route finding and selection, then enjoy a tour up and great ski down. For skill level intermediate and up. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Feb 25

Captain Nordic's Dress Up Day

15275 Alder Creek Rd., Truckee, CA 96161  

In loving memory of longtime local and junior ski coach Mark Nadel, skiers are encouraged to dress up for a fun day of skiing in costume.

Mar 02

Friday Night Snow Tubing

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd    |  6:30 p.m.   

Tube under the lights this winter at Tahoe Donner Snowplay until 6:30 p.m. for night sledding. (Conditions permitting)

Mar 03

Snowman Building Contest

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd   

All snowmen must be built prior to 2 p.m. to be considered by the judges. Good luck!

Mar 03

Avy Savvy Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

An intro/overview to the backcountry. Learn to use avalanche gear, how to select routes and what to do if someone is caught in an avalanche, plus a beginner-level tour. Open to skiers of all levels. Learn more and sign up at skinastc.com.

Mar 04

Intro to Backcountry Class

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Review use of backcountry gear, practice beacon use and burial, discuss route finding and selection, then enjoy a tour up and great ski down. For skill level intermediate and up. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Mar 10

Winter Beach Party

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  12 p.m.   

Join Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Resort for some tropical fun, live music, food specials, snow sculpture contest and games. This is great for the whole family and it’s free! This party kicks off at 12 p.m.

Mar 10

Hawks to Euer Valley*

Alder Creek Adventure Center   |  9AM, Half-Day  

Enjoy a beautiful climb up Hawks Peak, ski the north face down to Euer Valley, and then skin back up. Route subject to conditions. Open to advanced and expert skiers. Sign up and learn more at skinastc.com.

Mar 11

The Sierra Skogsloppet Citizens Fundraiser Race

Cross Country Ski Center   

This event is organized by local school cross country ski teams at Tahoe Donner Cross Country Ski Area. All ages and levels welcome.

Mar 11

I-Did-A-Run Humane Society Benefit Event

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

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 17

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

Snow Tube Bowling

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd   

This isn’t an average day at the bowling alley. Take bowling to the next level by tubing into human-size inflatable bowling pins for a strike. Bowl at Tahoe Donner Snowplay from 12-2 p.m.

 

Mar 25

Tahoe Donner Family Challenge

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161   |  12 p.m.   

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.

Mar 25

Tour D'Euer

Cross Country Ski Center    |  9 a.m.   

Celebrate spring with this 30 yr TDXC tradition of touring the Euer valley starting at 9 a.m. BBQ & music on the patio from 11 a.m.

Apr 01

Snowball Throwing Contest

Snowplay icon  Trout Creek icon  |   12790 Northwoods Blvd   

It might be April 1, but this isn't no joke! Heats will run every half hour from 1-2:30 p.m. at Tahoe Donner Snowplay.

Apr 07

Spring Evening Party

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

The sun is still up, so Eagle Rock chairlift will remain open a little later at Tahoe Donner Downhill Ski Area until 5:45 p.m. Enjoy BBQ, live music and a special outdoor bar. Attendees will also be entered in a free drawing to win a 2018-19 season pass.

Apr 15

Closing Day and Downhill Dummy Contest

11603 Snowpeak Way, Truckee, CA 96161  

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 “Super Heros.”

Jul 11

4th Annual Tahoe Donner Giving Fund Dinner and Auction

Specific information coming in early February 2018.