THE RITZ-CARLTON, LAKE TAHOE

13031 Ritz-Carlton Highlands Court, Truckee, California 96161 USA
Phone:  +1 (530) 562-3000   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events




Fall Activity Options
Autumn is known as Tahoe’s “Secret Season”. Visitors can escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy our private, mid‐mountain retreat following the busy shores of summer. With the promise of ski season just on the horizon, there is no better time or place to immerse yourself in the rich, bold flavors of fall.

Black Friday Trunk Show
Friday, November 28, 2014
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Enjoy up to 75% off select retail items as well as specially priced spa treatments.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Saturdays
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
$40.00 per person


Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required and limited.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Every morning, The Ritz-Carlton Bear is hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide-and-seek. Find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk to choose a prize.

  
Behind the Scenes Tour of The Ritz-Carlton Kitchens
Daily through November 23, 2014
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests


Enjoy this exclusive “behind the scenes” look at the kitchens of The Ritz-Carlton. Guests will start in Manzanita and be led by a member of the culinary team on a tour of the kitchens throughout the resort. Please contact Concierge for reservations at at least two hours prior to tour.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

  
Gingerbread Workshop
Saturday, December 13 & December 20
3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
$125.00 per family

Kids and kids at heart are invited to work alongside a Ritz-Carlton pastry chef in this one-of-a-kind workshop where you will work together with your family to build a personalized gingerbread house fit for the North Pole. Holiday beverages included! Advance reservations are required.

  
Holiday Dinner
Wednesday, December 24 & Thursday, December 25, 2014
4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
A la carte pricing

Join us in Manzanita for a holiday‐inspired prix fixe menu designed by chef de cuisine, Jeremy Grossman. Advance reservations are required.

  
Holiday Buffet
Thursday, December 25, 2014
Seatings from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m.
$95 Adults, $35.00 Children (ages 4 to 10)

Celebrate a traditional holiday dinner in The Ritz‐Carlton Ballroom over an extravagant buffet of seasonal, culinary delights with sumptuous favorites for the entire family. Advance reservations are required.

  
New Year's Eve Dinner
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Seatings from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.
A la carte pricing

Ring in the New Year on this magical night with holiday-inspired menu selections. Advance reservations are required.

  
New Year's Eve Family Buffet
Wednesday, December 31, 2014
5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Adults $95, Children $35 (Ages 4 to 10)

Enjoy a sumptuous buffet of seasonal, culinary delights with favorites for the entire family. After dinner, head down to the Village at Northstar and enjoy live music, ice skating and an amazing fireworks show at 9 p.m. Advance reservations are required.

Chef's Lunch Cookout
December 19 through December 23, December 26 through December 30, January 1 through January 8
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
$30 Adults, $15 Children (ages 4 to 10)

Join us in The Pines Ballroom for family movies. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling.

Family Movie Night
Daily from December 26 through December 30, 2014
7 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Join us in The Pines Ballroom for family movies. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling.

Kids' Crafts & Creations
Daily from December 26 to December 31, 2014
3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Stop by the Kids Crafts & Creations Workshop to enjoy family‐friendly crafts and activities. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling.

  • Friday, December 26 Gingerbread Cookie Decorating
  • Friday, December 27 Picture Frame Decorating
  • Friday, December 28 Sock Monkey Dolls
  • Friday, December 29 Sugar Cookie Decorating
  • Friday, December 30 Snowflake Crafts
  • Friday, December 31 Design Your Own Backpack

Salon D' Art Exhibits
Daily Friday, December 26 through Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Stroll the hallway from Manzanita’s entrance to the Highlands Gondola to enjoy a silent auction of artwork.

Café Chocolat
Daily from December 19, 2014 through January 4, 2015
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A la carte pricing

Step into a chocolate wonderland to indulge in a variety of house-made chocolate treats, confections and fondue creations. Enjoy a selection of après ski beverages including winter cocktail specials and a hot chocolate bar with a fun medley of toppings including whipped cream, house-made marshmallows and more!

  
Holiday-Themed Packages in the Spa
Daily
-The Warm Up: 50-Minute Stone Massage and 150-Minute Stone Manicure and Pedicure

-The Organics: 50-Minute Signature Organic Massage and 50-Minute Signature Organic Facial

-The Revitalize: 50-Minute Revitalize Facial and 45-Minute Aching Feet Rescue

-The Finale: 50-Minute Scalp and Full Body Massage and 50-Minute Shampoo and Style

  
Art of the Cocktail
Sundays
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
$40.00 per person

Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Daily
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Every morning The Ritz‐Carlton Holiday Bear will be hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide‐and‐seek. Children simply need to find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk in The Living Room to choose a prize.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

  
Chef Dean Fearing to Guest Star in Manzanita
January 15, 2015
5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
$110 per person, $150 per person with wine pairings

Celebrity chef Dean Fearing, Chef and Partner at Fearing’s Restaurant at The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas, and author of “The Texas Food Bible” will visit The Ritz-Carlton, Lake Tahoe on January 15 to host a pop-up style restaurant in Manzanita for the evening. He will prepare a special 5-course menu that hotel and local guests will be invited to enjoy.

Chef's Lunch Cookout
December 19 through December 23, December 26 through December 30, January 1 through January 8
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
$30 Adults, $15 Children (ages 4 to 10)

Join us in The Pines Ballroom for family movies. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling.

Café Chocolat
Daily from December 19, 2014 through January 4, 2015
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
A la carte pricing

Step into a chocolate wonderland to indulge in a variety of house-made chocolate treats, confections and fondue creations. Enjoy a selection of après ski beverages including winter cocktail specials and a hot chocolate bar with a fun medley of toppings including whipped cream, house-made marshmallows and more!

"Where Is The Bear?"
Daily
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Every morning The Ritz‐Carlton Holiday Bear will be hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide‐and‐seek. Children simply need to find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk in The Living Room to choose a prize.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Sundays
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
$40.00 per person

Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Sundays
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
$40.00 per person

Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Daily
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Every morning The Ritz‐Carlton Holiday Bear will be hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide‐and‐seek. Children simply need to find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk in The Living Room to choose a prize.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Sundays
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
$40.00 per person

Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Daily
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Every morning The Ritz‐Carlton Holiday Bear will be hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide‐and‐seek. Children simply need to find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk in The Living Room to choose a prize.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Sundays
5 p.m. to 6 p.m.
$40.00 per person

Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Daily
Complimentary for Resort Guests

Every morning The Ritz‐Carlton Holiday Bear will be hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide‐and‐seek. Children simply need to find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk in The Living Room to choose a prize.

  
Behind the Scenes Tour of The Ritz-Carlton Kitchens
Daily through November 23, 2014
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests


Enjoy this exclusive “behind the scenes” look at the kitchens of The Ritz-Carlton. Guests will start in Manzanita and be led by a member of the culinary team on a tour of the kitchens throughout the resort. Please contact Concierge for reservations at at least two hours prior to tour.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Every morning, The Ritz-Carlton Bear is hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide-and-seek. Find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk to choose a prize.

  
Behind the Scenes Tour of The Ritz-Carlton Kitchens
Daily through November 23, 2014
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests


Enjoy this exclusive “behind the scenes” look at the kitchens of The Ritz-Carlton. Guests will start in Manzanita and be led by a member of the culinary team on a tour of the kitchens throughout the resort. Please contact Concierge for reservations at at least two hours prior to tour.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Every morning, The Ritz-Carlton Bear is hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide-and-seek. Find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk to choose a prize.

  
Behind the Scenes Tour of The Ritz-Carlton Kitchens
Daily through November 23, 2014
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests


Enjoy this exclusive “behind the scenes” look at the kitchens of The Ritz-Carlton. Guests will start in Manzanita and be led by a member of the culinary team on a tour of the kitchens throughout the resort. Please contact Concierge for reservations at at least two hours prior to tour.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

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Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.

"Where Is The Bear?"
Every morning, The Ritz-Carlton Bear is hidden in secret places throughout the Living Room for a game of hide-and-seek. Find the bear and disclose the location to the concierge desk to choose a prize.

  
Art of the Cocktail
Saturdays
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
$40.00 per person


Participants will journey back to pre‐prohibition days when cocktails were the highlight and beer, wine and other beverages were not in fashion. This entertaining, educational experience will feature three bourbon, whiskey, vodka and gin cocktails paired with appetizers. Price exclusive of tax and gratuity. Advance reservations are required and limited.

  
Behind the Scenes Tour of The Ritz-Carlton Kitchens
Daily through November 23, 2014
3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Complimentary for Resort Guests


Enjoy this exclusive “behind the scenes” look at the kitchens of The Ritz-Carlton. Guests will start in Manzanita and be led by a member of the culinary team on a tour of the kitchens throughout the resort. Please contact Concierge for reservations at at least two hours prior to tour.

Art & Architecture Tour
Thursdays
2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Complimentary

Inspired by the majestic trees and serene color palette of the surrounding mountains, learn about the unique art and architecture of the first and only AAA Five Diamond mountain resort in California on this complimentary one hour tour.

  
Just for Kids Indoor Campout
Designed for children ages 4 to 8, the Indoor Campout package brings the fun and excitement of a camping experience to the comfort of your guest room. Package includes a 4’ X 3’ tent complete with Ritz-Carlton linens and featherbed, activity book with crayons, camp light teddy bear and a s’mores kit that can be enjoyed by the whole family at the Fire Pit. Package is based upon availability; advance reservations are strongly recommended. There is a maximum of two tent packages per room.

$100 per child

More details

  
Ritz Kids
Offered daily with 24‐hour advance reservation for children ages 5 through 12
Welcome to Ritz Kids, a special program full of adventure. A variety of activities are offered throughout the week derived from four themes: Land, Water, Culture and Environmental Responsibility. This hands‐on, interactive program allows kids to connect with our mountain setting in fun and creative ways designed just for them.

Full Day: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $130 per child including lunch
Half Day: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or) 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; $100 per child including lunch
Kids Night Out: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; $100 per child including dinner
Short Day (two hour intervals) Available by advance reservation beginning at 1 p.m.; $75 per every two hours

For two children of the same family, a 50% discount will be applied to the second child. Reservations are required and must be made a minimum of 24 hours in advance with the concierge.

Reservations are subject to availability.

Marshmology
Daily, 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Learn about the history of the marshmallow and traditional s'more ingredients from The Ritz-Carlton Marshmologist while enjoying complimentary s'mores.

  
The Chef's Table in Manzanita
From $75 per person

Designed for intimate dinners of up eight guests, the Chef’s Table is a culinary journey featuring mountain-inspired California cuisine. Guest’s will enjoy a private table adjacent to the exposition kitchen and personal interaction with the chef de cuisine, who will prepare a tasting menu reflecting the innovative offerings of Manzanita.

Advance reservations required. Pricing is exclusive of tax and gratuity. A $500.00 minimum applies.

Lake Tahoe Activity Highlights
Looking for even more things to see and do on your visit to Lake Tahoe? The Weekly captures the spirit of Tahoe and the things that make Tahoe one of the top destination resorts – the boundless recreational opportunities, local events and festivals, entertainment, dining, the arts and lots of information our readers need to have fun.

For highlights on additional activities throughout the Lake Tahoe Region, click here.