What's Happening This June in Truckee & Lake Tahoe
Things to do and places to go to make the most out of June in Truckee.
CLEAN UP → At Truckee Day on Saturday, June 3rd. A town-wide street clean up and civic-pride day, now in its thirteenth successful year! Check in stations will open at 8:00 AM – get there early to get your materials, volunteer t-shirt, and free lunch ticket. Pre-registration is not required. You'll be assigned a stretch of road to clean in your neighborhood. Children are welcome as long as they are accompanied by a responsible adult. Then, join your friends and neighbors at the Town-wide block party starting at noon at Truckee River Regional Park on Brockway Road.
SIP CRAFT BEER → At FiftyFifty Brewing Co's 10 year anniversary in Truckee! As a thank you to the community, they are throwing a block party style BBQ with live music, and of course a bunch of tasty locally brewed beer. The party is on Sunday, June 4th, and kicks off at 11:00am. Free to all ages to attend, and there will also be food/drink tickets available for purchase, of which proceeds will go to the Truckee Trails Foundation.
People are encouraged to walk or ride their bike to the event, and those that do will get a free raffle ticket for an opportunity for fun prizes. FiftyFifty will also be offering free shuttles and tours of their brand new production facility here in Truckee.
DON'T MISS → Truckee Thursdays is back for the summer! From Thursday, June 8th through August 17th, Thursday night in Historic Downtown Truckee is a special experience for people of all ages - residents, visitors and participants alike. Featuring a food court, artisan vendors, merchant and community displays, children’s activities, live music and a beer garden. Meet your neighbors and friends. Enjoy one of the best experiences Historic Downtown Truckee has to offer.
DRINK HERE → The 12th Annual Truckee Optimist Brew Fest is Saturday, June 10th at the Truckee Regional Park. With over 40 beers and live music, this fun event is an annual fundraiser to support programs, sponsorships, grants and scholarships for the youth of Truckee.
Save by buying presale tickets for $30, available at Coffeebar, Dickson Realty, Zander's, AutoGlass Express Truckee, Tuff Beanz or Mellow Fellow Truckee.
HEAD OUT TO → The third annual Truckee Roundhouse Maker Show on Sunday, June 11th. Dozens of makers will descend on Truckee-Tahoe Lumber Co. in Historic Downtown Truckee to share the infectious excitement of their creations with hundreds of locals. As in previous years, they'll have food trucks, beer, live music, art cars, performances, bike parking, kids activities (mini-makers, as we like to say), and an eclectic assortment of crafts, arts, technologies, hobbies and projects.
BRING YOUR PUP HERE→ The Village at Squaw Valley is paying tribute to man – and woman’s – best friend with the 8th Annual Peaks and Paws Festival on Saturday, June 17th and 18th. Dogs and their Masters can enjoy 2 days of live music, delicious food, and wine and beer tasting (people only!) amid Squaw Valley’s stunning mountain setting. The festival also includes a dog-friendly guided hike up the mountain, an array of specialty product pet vendors and a dock jumping competition with Splash Dogs. All of the proceeds from the festival will benefit the Humane Society of Truckee-Tahoe.
EXPERIENCE THE OUTDOORS HERE → At Lake Tahoe's premier mountain lifestyle festival. The Alpenglow Mountain Festival is a nine-day celebration of human-powered mountain sports held in North Lake Tahoe. From Saturday, June 17th - 25th, join your fellow adventurers for trail running, hiking, yoga, climbing, paddle-boarding, natural history tours and lakeside yoga. CLICK HERE to register for all the events.