Grab your tasting glass and bring your appetite. The South Lake Tahoe annual farm-to-fork Sample the Sierra event is back for another year of delicious experiences. This event pairs local chefs with locally sourced foods to create one scrumptious day for everyone who comes out.
What: Dueling chef competitions where you get to taste the results, samplings of locally sourced foods paired with beer/wine/spirits, live art creations, Tahoe-made goods such as jewelry and home decor for sale, games for adults and kids, live music all day, and more!
When: Saturday, September 16th, 2017 from 12:00pm to 5:00pm (tastings end at 4:00pm)
Where: Bijou Community Park at 1201 Al Tahoe Blvd. Click here for directions.
Cost: Tasting tickets for food and beverage samplings is $40 per person. For food-only tickets the cost is $30. Children 3 and under are free. You may also walk around the event for free, but to taste you must purchase a ticket. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sample-the-sierra-2017-tickets-34085232849?internal_ref=login
More info: Guests are encouraged to ride bikes to the event as parking is limited, and to be friendly to the environment. You could also ride a LimeBike. For more information on the event, check out the official site: http://www.samplethesierra.com/.
RnR Vacation Rentals has homes available this weekend to make a last-minute trip for the tasty event.
Bring the whole family! Our Lakeland Village #433 and Lakeland Village #495 units are close to one another and close to the action. Unit #433 has 2.5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, while Unit #495 has 2.5 bedrooms and 1.5 bathrooms. The Lakeland Village complex is right on the lake and only 1.6 miles to Bijou Community Park where the event is held.
Another option is our Mountain Magic in South Lake Tahoe home. A 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom house just 3.5 miles from the event. This home is full of comfort, fun and games in the bonus room, and there is a large hot tub in the backyard that is warmed and ready for you to relax your full belly on Saturday.