• BlackOut 2016
3 Days + 2 Nights
March 11-13
Come for the Snow, Stay for the Parties!
Lake Tahoe, NV

The Ski / Snowboard Social Event of The Winter!

Now in its 9th year, Blackout Weekend is taking the party to Lake Tahoe for 2016. Long held as the ultimate snow adventure, Blackout Weekend offers young, snow sport loving professionals the opportunity to 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 will have a great time with our group!

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There are lessons available as well as non ski activities such as a visit to the casino, snowmobiles, tubing, gondola rides, shopping, and more.

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The event attracts young professionals who are active and like to have fun. While many come from across California, others travel from across the country.

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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!


Blackout Weekend event passes include admission to events and parties. Lift tickets and hotel lodging is not included in the packages. Upgrade to our VIP package for additional benefits including access to the event suite and bottle service at our Saturday Night Party!


** Itinerary Subject to Change **

Day One

Friday, March 11th


  • 4:00pm – 8:00pm

    Summit Room & Cliché – Join us on the 13th floor to pick up your event registration pack, a chance to meet fellow travelers and complimentary appetizers - no host cash bar.
    15 Highway 50
    Stateline, NV

  • 9:00pm – 1:00am

    Join us at X-Hale but make sure you are glowing. Prizes will be given for the most creative glow presentations. Necklaces, bracelets, glasses, cups or clothing. Be creative. X-hale has a casual vibe with a DJ, pool tables, hookah and fun. Doors stay open till 4am.
    27 Highway 50
    Stateline, NV
    4-minute walk. Located between hotel and CVS.

Day Two

Saturday, March 12th


  • 8:30am - 9:00am

    Meet up with other skiers and boarders for a day on the slopes. Get your equipment, meet fellow skiers/boarders, and then ride up the gondola for a day of fun. Heavenly Village in front of the lift ticket window.

  • 12:00pm – 2:00pm

    Take the shuttle from Harrah’s to our designated location and meet us for lunch, DJ, and fun! Lunch prices vary.

  • 3:30pm to 5:30pm

    Meet up for those that are at the top of the mountain. Join us for a fun happy hour experience with DJ and drink specials. You will need to take the Gondola to reach the Tamarack Lodge which is an additional cost. If you are skiing or snowboarding the gondola ticket IS included in your lift ticket.

  • 10:30pm – 4:00am

    Break out your best club wear and plan to party until 4am. Table/bottle service starts at $350 (if interested let us know). Peek is located inside Harrah’s Hotel & Casino.

Day Three

Sunday, March 13th


  • 11:00am – 2:00pm

    Meet up with fellow attendees for brunch at the Forest Buffet on the 18th floor of Harrah’s Hotel & Casino. Approximately $21.99 per person.

Standard Wristband
$ 175 Includes Access to Various Blackout Events Including
  • Friday Meet & Greet
  • Friday Night Party
  • Saturday Lunch Party at Heavenly Mountain
  • Saturday Meet Up at Apres Party - Tamarack Lodge
  • Saturday Night Party until 4am
  • Access to Blackout Discounts Including Lift and Gondola Tickets

VIP Wristband
$ 275 Standard features PLUS VIP upgrades including:
  • Welcome drink of your choice at Friday Night Meet & Greet @ The Summit
  • VIP Friday Night Reception @ The Event Suite w/hosted appetizers & drinks
  • VIP area at the Friday Night Glow Party
  • VIP Seating area at the Cal Lodge Saturday Lunch Party
  • VIP Pre-Party Saturday @ The Event Suite w/complimentary appetizers & drinks
  • Saturday Night Party VIP area w/ seating & complimentary shared bottle service
  • VIP Gift Bag

A deposit of just $99 Locks in your early rate!

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Frequently Asked Questions

If you are in the L.A. area you can add-on a Blackout Weekend Bus ticket for $175. Participants also have the option to provide their own transportation via car or plane to Lake Tahoe. The closest airport is in Reno.

No. But Blackout Wristband holders DO get a great discount! 2015 Lift tickets currently start at $89 online and $110+ at the window. Click here for discounted lift tickets through March 9th.

If you want to try out a new sport, visit the discount page for special rates on rentals and 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 and dining.

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 give your wristband to someone else. 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.

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