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Dec 01 Holidays Jubilee - Photos with Santa - Heritage Plaza
Dec 03 - Dec 31 6th Annual North Lake Tahoe Shop Local Contest
Dec 06 Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Dec 06 Noel Night at Northstar
Dec 07 Historic Truckee Downtown First Fridays
Dec 07 Alpine Meadows Opening Day for the 2012/2013 Ski Season!
Dec 08 - Dec 09 Learn to Ski & Board Weekend at Various Resorts
Dec 13 Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Dec 13 Noel Night at Northstar
Dec 14 Master Cooking Class
Dec 20 Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Dec 20 Noel Night at Northstar
Dec 21 Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
Dec 22 Northstar's 40th Birthday Bash
Dec 22 Snowshoe Social and Race Series
Dec 22 Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
Dec 23 Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
Dec 24 Candlelight Christmas Eve Service at Northstar
Dec 24 Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
Dec 27 Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Dec 28 Full Moon Snowshoe Adventure
Dec 30 Family Showshoe Tours at Northstar
Dec 31 New Years Eve Fire and Ice Celebration

Saturday, December 01
Holidays Jubilee - Photos with Santa - Heritage Plaza
Downtown Tahoe City Holidays Jubilee - Photos with Santa - Heritage Plaza For addtional information please visit: www.visittahoecity.org

Monday, December 03 - Monday, December 31
6th Annual North Lake Tahoe Shop Local Contest
The Village at Northstar Shop at participating local retailers in the Village at Northstar Thanksgiving to Christmas and enter to win great prizes! For every $25 spent at participating businesses, the shopper receives a sticker on the back of their contest card. Contest cards with three or more stickers to be completed by shopper with name, phone and email address and dropped off at locations listed on the back of the contest card no later than January 11, 2013. Prize drawings will take place the second week of January 2013; winners will be notified shortly thereafter. Guests pick up a free contest cards at participating businesses, all participating businesses are listed www.ShopLocalNorthTahoe.com.

Thursday, December 06 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe On this complimentary one-hour tour, you will learn about the unique architectural and design elements of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the regions first and only AAA Five Diamond Hotel, and highlights of the more distinctive works of art throughout the resort.

Thursday, December 06 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Noel Night at Northstar
The Village at Northstar Join us from 5:00-8:00pm in the Village at Northstar for this Northstar Resorts Holiday Tradition. Enjoy s'mores by the fire, free ice skating, hot cocoa, shopping specials, holiday carolers and more.

Friday, December 07 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Historic Truckee Downtown First Fridays
Downtown Truckee CA 5:00pm - 8:00pm Every First Friday of the month, participating downtown shops and restaurants will offer complimentary art, food, drinks, music and more. Participating shops and restaurants will display First Friday Flags so the public will know where the fun is! Downtown Truckee's unique shops, boutiques, art studios, salons and eateries will keep their doors open later and offer special promotions, sales, activities, demonstrations, food and beverages and much more!

Friday, December 07 9:00 AM
Alpine Meadows Opening Day for the 2012/2013 Ski Season!
Alpine Meadows December 7th is the scheduled ppening day at Alpine for the 2012-13 season! Weather and conditions permitting. Please visit:http://www.skialpine.com/lake-tahoe-events/12-00-/opening-day-2012-13-season for the most up to date information!

Saturday, December 08 - Sunday, December 09
Learn to Ski & Board Weekend at Various Resorts
Various Learn More on the North Shore. First timers can get a taste of the thrill of skiing or riding at their resort of choice. This special program offers gear rental (skiing or boarding), a group lesson and beginner’s lift ticket all for $30 per day. Offer valid at: Sugar Bowl, Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows, Granlibakken, Northstar-at-Tahoe, Boreal Mountain Resort and Granlibakken Resort. Participating resorts may change due to weather and mountain conditions. For current conditions, please call your resort of choice. For additional information: 530-581-6900

For more information, call 530-581-6900.

Thursday, December 13 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe On this complimentary one-hour tour, you will learn about the unique architectural and design elements of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the regions first and only AAA Five Diamond Hotel, and highlights of the more distinctive works of art throughout the resort.

Thursday, December 13 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Noel Night at Northstar
The Village at Northstar Enjoy s'mores by the fire, free ice skating, hot cocoa, shopping specials, holiday carolers and more.

Friday, December 14 5:00 PM
Master Cooking Class
Manzanita at the Ritz-Carlton Experience the taste of style and share your passion for cooking in this informative cooking class presented by the chef de cuisine of Manzanita designed to indulge your senses and tempt your palate while increasing your culinary knowledge. Work alongside a professional chef in the open kitchen in Manzanita to learn cooking techniques that will make you a “star chef” in your own kitchen. $70.00 per person including a three-course dinner

Thursday, December 20 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe On this complimentary one-hour tour, you will learn about the unique architectural and design elements of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the regions first and only AAA Five Diamond Hotel, and highlights of the more distinctive works of art throughout the resort.

Thursday, December 20 5:00 PM 8:00 PM
Noel Night at Northstar
The Village at Northstar Enjoy s'mores by the fire, free ice skating, hot cocoa, shopping specials, holiday carolers and more. Please visit www.northstarcalifornia.com for more details.

Friday, December 21 12:00 PM 2:30 PM
Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
The Village at Northstar December 21st through the 24th Santa will be visiting the Village at Northstar! There will be live music in the Village and Santa will be in different Village Locations each day from 12:00pm-2:30pm to take pictures. Please visit www.northstarcalifornia.com for more details.

Saturday, December 22
Northstar's 40th Birthday Bash
The Village at Northstar Shaun White will be hosting Northstar's 40th Birthday Bash in the Village at Northstar! Please check back for more details!

Saturday, December 22
Snowshoe Social and Race Series
Northstar California Join us for the 2012.2013 Northstar California Snowshoe Social & Race Series taking place December 22, January 27 and March 3 Reservation and course details available shortly.

Saturday, December 22 12:00 PM 2:30 PM
Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
The Village at Northstar December 21st through the 24th Santa will be visiting the Village at Northstar! There will be live music in the Village and Santa will be in different Village Locations each day from 12:00pm-2:30pm to take pictures. Please visit www.northstarcalifornia.com for more details.

Sunday, December 23 12:00 PM 2:30 PM
Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
The Village at Northstar December 21st through the 24th Santa will be visiting the Village at Northstar! There will be live music in the Village and Santa will be in different Village Locations each day from 12:00pm-2:30pm to take pictures. Please visit www.northstarcalifornia.com for more details.

Monday, December 24 5:00 PM
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service at Northstar
The Village at Northstar Interdenominational Candlelight Christmas Eve Service Location: Village at Northstar Date: Monday, December 24, 2012 All are welcome! Join Northstar and Tahoe Resort Ministries for a candlelight Christmas Eve Interdenominational Service in the Village at Northstar at 5:00 p.m. on December 24, 2012. Services will last approximately 45 minutes ending in candlelight, and there will be hot chocolate, coffee and cookies to warm you up while celebrating.

Monday, December 24 12:00 PM 2:30 PM
Santa Visits the Village at Northstar
The Village at Northstar December 21st through the 24th Santa will be visiting the Village at Northstar! There will be live music in the Village and Santa will be in different Village Locations each day from 12:00pm-2:30pm to take pictures. Please visit www.northstarcalifornia.com for more details.

Thursday, December 27 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
Art and Architecture Tour at the Ritz-Carlton
Ritz-Carlton Lake Tahoe On this complimentary one-hour tour, you will learn about the unique architectural and design elements of The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe, the regions first and only AAA Five Diamond Hotel, and highlights of the more distinctive works of art throughout the resort.

Friday, December 28 4:00 PM 7:00 PM
Full Moon Snowshoe Adventure
Tahoe Vista 4:00-7:00pm Join us for one of our very special Full Moon Treks through the brisk mountain air of Lake Tahoe's pristine forests. As we travel by moonlight, our knowledgeable guides will discuss Natural History and Astronomy topics. We will also stop along the way to take in the beautiful views and enjoy snacks and hot drinks. Tour is popular with all levels and abilities. Friday, December 28, 2012: 4:00-7:00pm Typical Distance and Time: 2-4 miles. Level of Difficulty: Easy to moderate. Location: Tahoe Vista, CA. Cost: $65 per person. 4 person minimum.

Sunday, December 30 1:00 PM 5:00 PM
Family Showshoe Tours at Northstar
Telemark and Snowshoe Center Grab the kids and join us for our Family Afternoon Snowshoe Tours taking place at Northstar California this winter season. These tours are a wonderful way to introduce your little ones to the great outdoors in a fun, unintimidating, friendly atmosphere. The tours are open to all ages and will be an easy snowshoe for the whole family. Tours will begin at the Cross Country, Telemark & Snowshoe Center at 1:00 p.m. and will last approximately 3 hours, including rest breaks. Your friendly guide will lead you on a snowshoe adventure along some of our easier trails through scenic forests and alpine meadows. Tours will then return to the Cross Country Center for hot chocolate, cookies, and snow play.

Monday, December 31 9:00 PM
New Years Eve Fire and Ice Celebration
The Village at Northstar Celebrate with your friends and family in the Village at Northstar! Enjoy live music, ice skating, roasting s'mores by the fire and an amzing fireworks show at 9:00pm.

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