Lake Tahoe travel guide

Shopping in Lake Tahoe

While visiting Lake Tahoe you’ll definitely want to spend some time at one of the many great shopping centers, retailers, boutiques, and outfitters spread throughout the area. These shops offer local, regional, and national name brand items, and you can shop till you drop in any of the villages. Whether you’re looking for fashionable apparel, sporting goods, art, or local memorabilia, you are sure to find it here.

Find stores that will satisfy your shopping desires from our pick of local merchants:

Great Gatsby Living History Festival

August 13th, 2016 - August 14th, 2016

If you have ever had the desire to attend one of the Great Gatsby’s incredible parties, then this festival is a dream come true. Revel in vintage car shows, wandering musicians and jugglers, a raffle, lively music and a Sunday tea and period fashion show! Step back into the 1920s and help support Lake Tahoe’s Heritage Foundation!

4th Annual Lake Tahoe Reggae Festival

August 20th, 2016

Celebrate all that reggae has to offer with the whole family at the Lake Tahoe Reggae Festival. Enjoy live music with 7,500 of your closest friends. Located at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe, this is sure to be a day you will not want to miss.

Lake Tahoe’s 7th Annual Sample the Sierra

September 17th, 2016

Sponsored by the TahoeChamber, Sample the Sierra is a farm-to-fork festival celebrating the best food, wine and art in the Sierra Nevada. Shop your way through beautiful handmade products while enjoying fine food and wine and listening to live entertainment. Celebrate the heritage and culture of the Sierra Nevada Mountains with the whole family!

Lake Tahoe Shopping Areas

Boatworks Mall

This premier enclosed two-story mall offers distinctive shops and restaurants where you’ll find unique and interesting merchandise you will seldom see at home. The views are spectacular from the observation deck. 700 North Lake Blvd, Tahoe City, CA

Factory Stores at the Y

This is Tahoe’s largest manufacturers’ outlet, featuring 17 great outlet stores. You’ll find a great selection of products at 20–60% savings on name brands. Located at the intersection of Hwy 50 and SR 89, South Lake Tahoe, CA

Olympic Valley

Shopping in Olympic Valley offers everything you’ll need or want. Whether it’s a new pair of skis, a coat, or gloves for the slopes, you’ll find it here. For a perfect gift or knick-knack, a new outfit, or something for the home, check out The Village at Squaw Valley

Shops at Ski Run Marina

Spend the afternoon exploring the many shops at Ski Run Marina. There are a variety of shops to choose from in the beautiful outdoor village atmosphere. Centrally located one mile west of the casinos and two miles from Heavenly Ski Resort. 900 Ski Run Blvd, South Lake Tahoe, CA

Shops at Heavenly Village

The shops at Heavenly are exceptional. They offer a mix of products ranging from sporting goods, fashionable apparel and accessories, to art, jewelry, and gifts. The Shops at Heavenly Village are located at the base of the new Heavenly Gondola just North of Lake Tahoe Blvd and Heavenly Village Way.