Happenings and Events at Thunderbird Lake Tahoe

2018 EVENTS AT THE CASTLE-IN-THE-SKY


THUNDERBIRD LAKE TAHOE FUNDRAISING DINNER SERIES
2018 Dinner Events

The highlight of Lake Tahoe’s summer season, these elegant affairs pair renown chefs and vintners to offer the most memorable cuisine, wines, and spirits in the most spectacular of lakefront settings. Click here to learn more about each event and buy tickets online.

  • Sunday, July 8 - Epicurean Winemaker's Dinner with optional VIP Yacht Cruise
  • Sunday, August 12 - Thunderfaire Food & Wine Fair
  • Sunday, Sept. 9 - Epicurean Winemaker's Dinner with optional VIP Yacht Cruise
  • Sunday, October 7 - Autumn Harvest Dinner

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND ALL THUNDERBIRD TAHOE MEMBERS AND THEIR GUESTS

WINE AND CHEESE TOUR ~ Tuesdays and Fridays, July 10 - October 19, 2:30 p.m.
Wine and Cheese Tour

Join us on a Tuesday or Friday afternoon for an extended tour of George Whittell's Castle in the Sky! Meet the estate's charismatic curator and enjoy the stunning panoramic Lake Tahoe view. Docent-led tour of the Thunderbird Lodge Historic Site is included. Chef prepared appetizers, wine, beer and non-alcoholic drinks are available.

For more information and to buy tickets, please visit ActivityTickets.com or call 1-800-GO-TAHOE (1-800-468-2463).

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Must be 21 years old to participate.

THUNDER THURSDAY RECEPTIONS ~ Thursdays, July 12 - September 6, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. (Dark on August 9)
Thunder Thursdays

Savor summer evenings at Lake Tahoe most Thursdays at the historic Thunderbird Lodge. A dazzling array of gourmet hors d’oeuvres, fine wine, and beer will be served while you bask in a summer sunset from the Gazebo or Old Lodge Terrace. We've invited a variety of artists, entertainers, and winemakers to make each week a unique experience. Thunder Thursday is the perfect time to show off the Thunderbird Estate to your friends, or to see and be seen before dining along Lake Tahoe’s North Shore.

To make reservations, please call (775) 832-8750 or use our Contact Form.

BY INVITATION TO MEMBERS ONLY
CAPTAIN, COMMODORE, ADMIRAL, & CASTLE CLUB MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS

CHAIRMAN’S RECEPTION ~ Thursday, September 20, 5 p.m.
Thunderbird Lodge

Thunderbird Governing Board Chair, Pete Sturtevant, hosts an intimate evening at Thunderbird Lodge to thank you for supporting the charitable programs of Thunderbird Lake Tahoe. There will be a brief program accompanied by a selection of fine wine, beer, and appetizers.

To make reservations, please call (775) 832-8750 or use our Contact Form.

BY INVITATION TO MEMBERS ONLY - EAST SHORE, LIGHTHOUSE, CAPTAIN, COMMODORE, ADMIRAL, & CASTLE CLUB MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS

FLAGSHIP MEMBERS FULL MOON CRUISE ~ Thursday, July 26 & Monday, August 27
Full Moon Cruise

Weather and lake conditions permitting, we will set out for a stunning night under the stars with delicious eats, wines, and hot toddies aboard the queen of the lake, the Thunderbird yacht.

No advance reservations. An email invitation will be sent approximately one week prior.

FLAGSHIP & CASTLE CLUB MEMBERS, AND INVITED GUESTS ONLY

A THUNDERSNOW HOLIDAY PARTY ~ Thursday, December 13, 4 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Holiday Party

It's our favorite time of year when we invite our Castle Club and Flagship members to ring in the holiday season with good cheer. A decorative end to the season is toasted with special wines from the Thunderbird cellars paired with festive cuisine. This is our final opportunity of the year to toast our major donors and supporters.

To make reservations, please call (775) 832-8750 or use our Contact Form.

BY INVITATION TO MEMBERS ONLY
CAPTAIN, COMMODORE, ADMIRAL, & CASTLE CLUB MEMBERS AND INVITED GUESTS

If not already a member in good standing, please consider joining or renewing your Thunderbird Lake Tahoe membership in order to attend this festive event.


GENERAL INFORMATION

Reservations are required for all happenings and events. You may learn more about and purchase tickets online for the dinner events by visiting the Summer Fundraising Dinner Series page, or make reservations for any event by calling (775) 832-8750. Unless otherwise indicated, those who plan to attend any of our Happenings must be at least 21 years of age.