Tahoe Action: Meyers Tree Lighting, breakfast with Santa, magic shows this weekend

Alex Ramon will be performing on Saturdays this summer in Incline Village.

Meyers Community Tree Lighting on Friday

The Meyers Community Foundation is getting in the holiday spirit with their 12th annual Tree Lighting from 5-7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2, in the Divided Sky parking lot. 

The MFC will be serving popcorn and hot chocolate, and this year to reduce waste, they are recommending bringing your own mug for cocoa. 

The Christmas fire truck and Santa Claus will be returning via the Calstar helicopter (weather and circumstances permitted). 

This event is free and open to the public. 

For more information, contact MFC President David Reichel at 530-545-3055.

The annual Meyers Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony takes place Friday.
Provided / Rene Brejc

Breakfast with Santa at Fire and Ice Restaurant 

Join Mr. and Mrs. Clause for a morning of family-friendly fun with Breakfast with Santa at Fire and Ice Restaurant in Heavenly Village for Heavenly Holidays. 

From 8-10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 3, come see Santa, take photos, and enjoy a hearty, interactive breakfast the family is bound to remember. Reservations to this breakfast are required, and tickets are $15 for children and $20 for adults (plus taxes/fees). Seatings for the one-hour breakfast will be happening at 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. 

Photos and access to Mr. and Mrs. Claus are included with purchase. 

To learn more, visit

Heavenly Holidays hosts character meet ups 

Ever Saturday in December this month from 2-5 p.m., come hangout with your favorite movie characters in Heavenly Village at the Ice Rink area. Take pictures with characters from Snow White, Frozen, Paw Patrol, and more. They will be at the rink, potentially skating, and roaming the village waiting to meet the whole family. 

Photos and a fun time are free this year, so make sure to stop by the village and join in on the fun. 

XX-Mas Burlesque at Hard Rock Lake Tahoe 

Dreu Murin Productions is excited to heat up the holidays this year at the XX-Mas Burlesque show at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Lake Tahoe from 8-9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Dec. 3. Doors to the show will open at 7:30 p.m., and tickets are available. General admission is $40 and VIP couch seating is $50. 

The show will be in the Vinyl Showroom and guests must be 21-plus to enter. 

Dancers from the Hard Rock Burlesque show will give an erotic mixture of classic and modern holiday song performances with a little bit of rock and roll mixed in. The show will include seductive dancers and risqué aerialists with a suggestive host that will be sure to get you in the holiday spirit. 

This show has additional show dates that include Dec. 9, 10, 16, 17, 23, and 30. 

To learn more, visit

Alex Ramon is performing at Harveys this winter.

Alex Ramon Magic Show at Harveys

Alex Ramon is taking over Harvey’s Lake Tahoe Cabaret all winter long with his magic show starting at 7 p.m. nightly, except on Sundays and Mondays. 

Tickets for the shows are $45.87 each (plus taxes/fees) and are open to all ages. Children 2 years and younger are free. 

Ramon is known for his sleight-of-hand magic, and truly engages his audience with innovative deception and a sophisticated look at magic. Ramon has headlined in South Lake Tahoe for the past decade, and has created original music effects for Grammy Award winner Taylor Swift for her performance at the AMA’s. 

To learn more, visit

Gift wrapping station at the Incline Village Library 

Take advantage of the Incline Village Library’s Holiday Wrap Station set up in the studio this month for free starting on Monday, Dec. 5 – Dec. 23. Bring your gifts and wrap them up using paper, ribbons, bows, tape, and scissors provided by the library. 

The library is located at 845 Alder Drive in Incline Village.

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