The City of South Lake Tahoe recognizes that events provide many social, cultural, and economic benefits which enhance the quality of life for residents and visitors. The special event process was created with the purpose of supporting and welcoming events while also ensuring the safety, health, property, and welfare of the community.
Is a Permit Required?
A special event permit is required prior to an activity involving any of the following elements:
|- Road closure or detour||- Off-site parking ||- Private security||- Amplified sound|
|-Ground disturbance||- Temporary Structures (i.e. tents greater than 10'x10', stage, ect. ||- Use of city resources (i.e. barricades, signs, traffic control, ect.) ||- Conducted over a period of four or more consecutive days|
|- Potential for more than 500 attendees|
Additional information regarding permit requirements and exemptions can be found in the special event guidelines.