August 2 - August 4
The Insider's picks for the most happenin' events in town.
"Smoked Out Soul" party with Zebuel this Friday!
Friday, August 2nd
Best Party in Tahoe this Weekend
What: Smoked Out Soul w/ Zebuel Early, Timoteo Gigante, and Gordo Cabeza
Where: Lakeside Pizza, Tahoe City
When: Friday, August 2nd; doors open at 9pm.
Celebrate the release of the “Smoked Out Soul” mixtape at Lakeside with local Kings Beach DJ Zebuel, and special guests Timoteo Gigante and Gordo Cabeza from SF’s “Motown on Mondays.” Zebuel likes to mix old school classics, crunk, and soul. $10 at the door.
Reason to go: First couple hundred through the door get a free “Smoked Out Soul” mixtape.
Reason not to go: The all-female Led Zeppelin tribute band, Zepprella, is playing at CBC; 9pm.
Saturday, August 3rd
Cheapest Way to Go to the Movies
What: California 89’s Fresh Air Flicks - Goldfinger
Where: California 89, Truckee
When: Saturday, August 3rd; 8pm
Bring the family, a blanket, some snacks, and introduce the kids to the James Bond thriller, Goldfinger. Enjoy the classic under the stars behind California 89 in downtown Truckee. Moviegoers are welcome bring their own low-back chairs. Tickets are $2.
Reason to go: A cool Truckee night is better than an over-air conditioned Reno theatre.
Reason no to go: Guitar shredder and country music singer, Carolyn Wonderland plays the CBC; 9pm. This is a ticketed event.
Sunday, August 4th
Best Sunday Afternoon Day Date
What: Jeff Jones Band
Where: The Village at Northstar
When: Sunday, August 4th; 12:30pm – 3:30pm
Jeff Jones is a singer-songwriter currently living in Incline Village. His style is American Soul with Blues infused Folk-Rock. Check him out this Sunday at Northstar for FREE!
Reason to go: You’ve been to every Concerts at Commons; time to switch it up.
Reason no to go: You’re hitting up the last day of the Hot Tahoe Cruisin’ Car Show at Tahoe Biltmore.
Pat L. for The Insider