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We’re bringing the ultimate backyard game to Tahoe Donner with our new Cornhole tournaments. Test your skills in this fun bag toss similar to horseshoes, but with wooden boxes. For a small entry fee, there will be prizes for each individual tournament, plus an overall series champion. The winning two-person team will each win a $25 Tahoe Donner gift card. Food is available for purchase at Pizza on the Hill.
DATES: AUG. 28, SEPT. 4
TIME: 5:30 P.M. REGISTRATION; 6 P.M. START
WHERE: NORTHWOODS CLUBHOUSE
COST: $10 PER TEAM (includes two drink tickets)
SUMMER FINALE BBQ
Grab the kids and get ready for our Summer Finale BBQ taking place on Sunday of Labor Day weekend. Challenge your neighbors and friends to a variety of games, including an association-wide scavenger hunt. Bring your swim suits and slide down the Flume Zoom or compete in our Family Olympics with three-legged races, potato sack races, and more. The evening will finish with a movie under the stars. A BBQ will be serving up burgers, hot dogs, chips, potato salad, watermelon and drinks for the entire event. The golf course beverage cart will be on site serving alcoholic beverages. This event is free, excluding food and beverages. Below is a detailed itinerary.
1 – 1:30 p.m. Activities
Skee Ball, Flume Zoom, Bounce House, Badminton, Cornhole, Giant Chess, RC cars, Ladder golf
1:30 – 3:30 p.m. Family Olympics
Families will have the opportunity to compete against each other in a number of events. Families will accumulate points at each event based on how well they do. Points will be tallied and winners will be awarded after the events end.
4 – 6:00 p.m. Scavenger Hunt
Families will be challenged to travel around the association to find an array of different objects; some may be simple and others difficult but those who put in the effort will be rewarded as the more difficult objects are worth more points. Vehicle recommended to participate in this activity.
6 – 7:00 p.m. Cornhole Tournament
Find a partner and try your luck at this backyard favorite. Teams of two will compete in a single elimination, bracket style tournament.
7:30 – 9:00 p.m. Featured film, “Sandlot” playing on the big screen
1 – 7 p.m. Al a carte BBQ – Burgers, dogs, veggie burgers, potato salad, chips, slice of watermelon. Popcorn and cotton candy also for sale.
DATE SEPT. 6, 2015
TIME: 1 P.M. – 9 P.M.
WHERE: TAHOE DONNER DRIVING RANGE
COST: ENTRY IS FREE, FOOD AT A LA CARTE PRICING
Join us for the sixth annual Fall Festival, one of our biggest events of the year! There’s something for everyone at our harvest festival from arts and craft vendors, our annual doggie dip, seasonal beer offerings, the pumpkin patch, a carnival area for kids with arts, crafts, games and food.
DATE: OCTOBER 10, 2015
TIME: 11 A.M. – 5 P.M.
WHERE: NORTHWOODS CLUBHOUSE
COST: $15 FOR AN UNLIMITED WRISTBAND OR PURCHASE
TICKETS A LA CARTE FOR $1 PER TICKET
RENT OUR OUTDOOR MOVIE SCREEN FOR YOUR OWN PARTY OR EVENT!
Our staff will set up, operate, and break down. Call the recreation coordinator at 530-582-9646 for more details.
COST: $400 FOR THREE HOURS OF USE; DELIVERY FEES MAY APPLY.