Weekend Preview: April 22-23

Category: General

The weekend forecast is calling for sunny skies, classic spring events, live music and après at Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows! Here's a look at what's on tap this weekend at the Spring Skiing Capital:

Events at Alpine Meadows

Snow Golf Tournament

Saturday, April 22 // Tee times 9am-12pm

On Saturday the highly anticipated Snow Golf Tournament returns for its 34th year at Alpine Meadows. Dress in your best Caddyshack outfits and hit the slopes for the nine-hole snow golf course from the top of Summit Chair to the bottom of Alpine Bowl Chair. Registration is free, so all you need are your skis or snowboard, lift ticket or season pass and spiffy golf attire. Tee times are from 9am-12pm so get to the top of Summit no later than noon to pick up your golf club, tennis ball and scorecard.  Stick around after the tournament for a raffle and costume contest on the sun deck! More info >>

Après ski with friends
Ice Bar Party

Saturday, April 22 // 11am-2pm

Head to the backside of Alpine Meadows this Saturday for a party at the Ice Bar from 11am-2pm. We'll have cold beer, music from DJ Chango, and a barbeque serving up bratwursts. It's the perfect place to pull off the slopes, kick back and soak in the sun. More info >>

Spring Music Series

Saturday, April 22 and Sunday, April 23 // 1-4pm

After the slopes head to the Alpine Meadows sun deck for back-to-back afternoons of free live music and après fun. Midtown Social will take center stage on Saturday and Sunday features Peter Joseph Burtt & The Kingtide. More info>>

Events at Squaw Valley

Truckee-Tahoe Earth Day

Saturday, April 22 // 11am-5pm

Join us in the Village at Squaw Valley this Saturday for more live music, dance performances, a "Trashion Show", and plenty of cool ways to learn about earth-friendly practices. More info>>

Spring Music on the KT Deck

Saturday, April 22 // 1-3pm

Chill out under the sun and views of KT-22 with an outdoor set by DJ Funksalot and a cold beverage on the KT Base Bar this Saturday.

Spring Skiing

Spring Skiing Lake Tahoe

With the forecast calling for sunny skies and highs in the 50s, we are in store for soft snow and fun spring skiing. By mid-day it should be warm enough to ski in your T-shirt, so don't forget the sunscreen. Check out our guides on how to take advantage of spring conditions at Alpine Meadows and Squaw Valley, and don't miss the newly cut 22 foot Super Pipe at Gold Coast!

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