Thursday, March 31, 2011

45 Days Until the Amgen Tour of California in Tahoe

In 45 days (May 15th and 16th), Tahoe will be hosting the first two stages in the largest cycling event in America, the 2011 Amgen Tour of California. Presented by AEG, that challenges the world’s top professional cycling teams to compete along a demanding course.

The first and second stages of the tour this year will be on May 15 and 16. The first stage will start in south Lake Tahoe, do one and a half loops around the lake, and finish at Northstar-at-Tahoe. The next day, the second stage, will start at Squaw Valley and finish in Auburn. There will be plenty of events during this events

Agate Bay Realty will be offering discount lodging during the Amgen tour in Lake Tahoe. Guests can view all the available vacation rental homes and cabins and even book the homes on-line or call Agate Bay Realty at 1-800-550-6740.

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Epic April Ski Conditions

With the highest snowfall recorded since 1958 (662 inches) on Lake Tahoe's peaks, this years spring skiing is going to be the best on record. We have discounted all of our winter vacation rentals, and our dog friendly rentals, up to 40% off their normal rates for the month of April and we will continue to sell discount lift tickets to Northstar-at-Tahoe, Alpine Meadows and Diamond Peak (Save up to $15 per ticket).

Is there a better way to spend spring break or Easter with sun, snow, scenery and savings?

Monday, March 21, 2011

Zach Deputy Concert

On March 26th at the Crystal Bay Casino, Zach Deputy will be playing his great "island infused drum n base gospel ninja soul" music. Zach Deputy is truly a one-man band, he is a powerhouse of performance, and layers sounds through the magic of technology to create a full band effect.

Agate Bay Realty will have discount vacation rentals available for this weekends performance.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

SnowFest Kings Beach Parade

Mark your calendars for the annual Kings Beach SnowFest Parade in Downtown Kings Beach. Plan on spending the day in Kings Beach as we celebrate 30 Years of SnowFest fun in North Lake Tahoe! Parade is from 11:30 - 12:30pm. You can register to enter the parade as well. Go to Caliente for the after parade party including a raffle, prizes, etc..

Monday, March 7, 2011

Pro Ski Patrol Race and Taco Feed

As part of SnowFest, this Tuesday, March 8th Ski Patrol teams from as far as Kirkwood race against rival mountains for the fastest ski patroler title at Homewood Ski Area. Spectators can enjoy delicious tacos as they watch this fantastic show on the mountain and enjoy other SnowFest activities this week!

Thursday, March 3, 2011

Polar Bear Swim

On Saturday, March 5th participants will compete in a swimming race in Lake Tahoe (40 degree water), beyond the end of Gar Woods pier and back (approx. 225 yards). Hundreds gather to watch brave souls swim in this race in Lake Tahoe in March! Come join them or, be a spectator from the sidelines while enjoying a Wet Woody! Prizes for men’s & women’s categories, huge raffle to follow! This is just one of the great SnowFest activities.

Guests can stay in one of our great vacation rentals over the weekend that are only a 1/2 mile away from the event.