Now in its 8th year, Blackout Weekend is taking the party on the road to Lake Tahoe for it's 2015 trip. Long held as the ultimate snow adventure, Blackout Weekend offers young, snow sport loving professionals the opportunity ski or snowboard together by day and party by night. With a full schedule of parties, networking mixers, meet ups and daytime activities even non skiers and snowboarders will have a great time with our group which attracts professionals from all over California and beyond. For a detailed itinerary, information on snowmobiles, ice skating, tubing, shuttle buses and other information click here.
There are lessons available as well as none ski activities such as a visit to the casino, snowmobiles, tubing, gondola rides, shopping and more.
The event attracts a young professional who is active and likes to have fun. While many come from across California, others travel from across the country.
Whether you're coming for the snow or the parties this trip is open to singles, couples, groups, experienced skiers/ snowboarders and non skiers alike.
Weekend event pass includes, admission to weekend events and parties. Lift tickets and hotel lodgings are not included in the packages. $150 per person.
Upgrade to our VIP package for additional benefits including access to the event suite and bottle service at our Saturday night party! $150 per person Event pass is separate from lodging, see lodging page for hotel pricing. For a detailed itinerary click here
Harrah's Lake Tahoe. Four Diamonds and Four Stars. It just doesn't get any better. A casino resort with superior accommodations, dining, full spa, entertainment and, hospitality. Situated in a fantastic location near the gondola at Heavenly Ski Resort and beautiful Lake Tahoe, this classy resort and casino offers endless gaming possibilities and deluxe accommodations.
Discounted Hotel Rooms starting at $199 per night (discounted Thursday arrival and Monday departure available) - Resort Fee Waived ($40 savings)
$199 per night based on single and double occupancy (limited early bird rate) | $224/$249 per night based on triple/quad occupancy (limited early bird rate) | * Rates do not include event wristband of $150 per person
Luxury King = 1 King Bed and 2 separate full bathrooms | Luxury Two Queens = 2 Queen Beds and 2 separate full bathrooms
Amenities: Indoor Pool & Jacuzzi | Cigar Lounge | Full Spa | Full Casino with slots and table games | Over 8 restaurants/eateries located on property
Short walk to the Heavenly Village & Gondolas
No. Participants will have to provide their own transportation to Lake Tahoe. The closest airport is in Reno.
No. You will responsible for all costs outside of event wristbands. Those outside costs include mountain activities, food and beverages, shopping, etc. 2014 Lift tickets currently started at $89, click here for rates on current lift tickets
If you want to try out a new sport, click here for lessons! If not there are plenty of other activities including; snowmobiles, ice skating, tubbing, gondola rides, carriage & sleigh rides and more. Also enjoy Vegas style gambling. There is also plenty of local shopping including an outlet mall with Ralph Lauren and Coach.
You will book directly with the hotel.
If you are looking for a roommate you can use our facebook page to post roommate notices.
Standard rooms either have 1 or 2 beds and can accommodate 2 to 4 persons depending on the number of beds in that room.
Skis/Snowboards (also available for rental on the Mountain); Waterproof shoes; Gloves, Hats and Scarves; A heavy Coat ; Snow-wear (Ski pants, thermal shirt, sweaters/sweatshirts, snow socks, etc) ; Sunglasses/shades (if the sun reflects off the snow, it is very bright); Sunscreen (if you are not properly covered, the sun reflecting off the snow can cause sunburn) Party attire ; Anything else that you can think of…..
No. However your wristband is. transferable, If you are no longer able to attend, you may sell your wristband. All we ask is that you inform us of who will be taking your place and you have them contact us. Hotel and transportation will follow rules set by your chosen providers.
For the past 8 years Blackout Weekend has offered a winter playground for young professionals who love snowsports and those who want to network and party. Click here for more pics.
"Young BLACK PROFESSIONALS , snow, drinks...More drinks and a whole lot of fun! ”
Back in L.A. I had a fun trip with great people in Mammoth this past weekend. It was my first time in the snow and snow boarding so it was a great experience.”
"Everything was wonderful... This is my second time! I look forward to the next trip. Let's to it again!”
“"I love the whole trip. The blackout party was the best..I'm goin to be joining you guys next year.... ”
“I’ve been 5 years in a row! Wouldn’t miss it”
Reno/Tahoe International Airport is the closest airport. RNO offers more than 200 non-stop and direct flights daily with numerous additional connecting flights through virtually every city throughout the United States. DAILY SHUTTLE SERVICE from the Reno/Tahoe International Airport to South Lake Tahoe
For those who choose to arrive by car, lush forests, scenic mountains, and Lake Tahoe's pristine beauty highlight the trip to Lake Tahoe. Highway 50 provides direct, all-weather access. RENO 1.25hrs | SACRAMENTO 2hrs | SAN FRANCISCO 3.5hrs | SAN JOSE 3.5hrs | LOS ANGELES 8hrs | LAS VEGAS 7hrs|
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