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Schedule of Events

Tuesday, July 2

4:00 PM -7:00 PM

Incline-Tahoe Foundation presents SUMMERFEST!

Wednesday, July 3

9:00 AM

Highlander Pride 3v3 Basketball Tournament

Thursday, July 4

8:00 AM

Highlander Pride Firecracker 5K & Fun Run

Join an unforgettable celebration of community spirit and gratitude in the heart of North Lake Tahoe this 4th of July! Incline Village’s 4th of July Celebration honors the local heroes who make our lives safer and brighter every day. 

Experience the excitement of the Local Heroes Parade, featuring dazzling floats, an epic kid’s bike parade, classic cars, adorable Tahoe dogs, and an impressive array of fire and rescue vehicles. Our Local Heroes theme pays tribute to the dedicated individuals who serve in various capacities, from veterans and firefighters to healthcare workers, educators, service workers, parents, and everyone else that helps make us a community. 

But the celebration doesn’t stop there! The multi-day Local Heroes Celebration offers something for everyone in the community. Indulge in the beloved annual pancake breakfasts hosted by the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District and the IVCB Veterans Club, join the fun at the Kids’ Bike Parade and Community Fair, meet the heroes of the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office at their Meet & Greet, and savor delicious barbecue delights at The Backyard BBQ on the Village Green. We’ll also celebrate our local veterans at a recognition luncheon and honor our US Flag with a formal retirement ceremony.

Plus, get active with two exciting new events hosted by Highlander Pride: the thrilling 3v3 Basketball Tournament and the invigorating Firecracker 5K and Fun Run. 2024 sees the return of the Incline Tahoe Foundation’s popular Beer and Brats event concept, now called Incline Tahoe Foundation SummerFest and being held at UNR Lake Tahoe. This fundraiser will feature beer tasting, brats, games, music, and fun fo the whole family.

And of course, don’t forget the annual enchanting TOCCATA concert! Close out the Local Heroes Celebration with the return of a spectacular fireworks display over Lake Tahoe, presented by Red, White & Tahoe Blue II.

Come together with friends, family, and neighbors to honor our local heroes and make lasting memories this 4th of July in North Lake Tahoe!


Kid’s Bike Parade Registration

Parade Registration – Vehicles & Walking Group

Community Fair Exhibit Registration


NLTFPD Pancake Breakfast

Kick off the Local Heroes celebration with NLTFPD and your community for breakfast before the parade at the main Firehouse on Tanager. The parade begins immediately after breakfast.

Local Heroes Parade

Join us for a hometown parade, lead by kids on bikes, in Incline Village! Sponsored by IVCBA and the Rotary Club of Tahoe-Incline, this local event invites the entire community and visitors to celebrate by being IN the parade or being a spectator.


Kids Bike Parade

The Kids Bike Parade will lead the Local Heroes Parade ending at the Community Fair located at Aspen Grove. Registration is required and will open mid-May.

Community Fair & WCSO Meet and Greet

Join us for carnival games, information booths, and freebies from various nonprofits, businesses, and service clubs on the Village Green. The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office vehicles will be on display for their annual Meet and Greet with Captain Blaine Beard. Incline High school sport teams and Interact Club will run carnival games. Susie Scoops will host an ice cream eating contest at 1PM!


Highlander Pride Backyard BBQ

The non-profit group Highlander Pride will host a Backyard BBQ cooked by Cheer and Golf teams on the Village Green to benefit all Incline High School athletics and athletes. Brats, hot dogs, soda, and water will be available for purchase.

Incline Tahoe Foundation SummerFest

Incline Tahoe Foundation presents SummerFest!, a family favorite event featuring games, music, beer tasting, and brats held on the campus of University of Nevada Reno at Lake Tahoe.


TOCCATA Salute to America Concert

Celebrate our patriotic holiday with Toccata-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and chorus in the Salute to America: Broadway Opera & Patriotic Songs

Highlander Pride 3v3 Basketball Tournament

* Check back for more information and registation.


Veterans Recognition Luncheon

A tribute luncheon to honor our local Veterans and active duty personnel. At Aspen Grove, sponsored by Cornerstone Church.


Highlander Pride Firecracker 5K & Fun Run

*Please check back for more information and registration.


Flag Retirement Ceremony

The ceremonial flag retirement is a dignified and respectful process of retiring or disposing of a flag that has become worn, faded, torn, or otherwise unfit for display while emphasizing respect and reverence.

IVCB Veterans Club Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy pancakes, bacon, sausage, and blueberries, plus optional mimosas and bloody marys to support our local Veterans Club. $10/Adults ages 12 & up; $5/ ages 6-11; FREE/ 5 & under.



4th of July Fireworks Show

Incline Village Crystal Bay will celebrate the 4th of July with fireworks presented by Red, White & Tahoe Blue II. 


  • IVCBA Incline Village Crystal Bay Community and Business Association logo
  • North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District Logo
  • Travel North Tahoe Nevada logo
  • Incline Village & Crystal Bay Veterans Club logo
  • Washoe County Sheriff Office logo
  • Rotary Tahoe-Incline logo

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