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Mark Twain's Wild West Weekend

Zephyr Cove Resort and Lake Tahoe Cruises
June 12, 2010 -June 13, 2010

Help us celebrate Mark Twain's legacy

Come join us as we honor the life and legacy of Mark Twain with a Wild West Weekend. Zephyr Cove Resort and Lake Tahoe Cruises will host the weekend to honor the life and influence of Mark Twain and to kick off the summer season at Lake Tahoe.

Inspired by Mark Twain’s life and work, the western-themed festivities are scheduled June 12-13, 2010 and begin at 10 a.m. on Saturday with a line-up of family-friendly activities at the Zephyr Cove special events site. Here are the activities for the weekend festivities:

Saturday June 12, 2010

10:00 a.m.  Festival Begins

11:00 a.m.  Cherry Pie Eating Contest

11:30 a.m.  Chili Feed Cook-Off
12:00 p.m.  Wild West Shootout
12:30 p.m.  Cowboy Poetry/Music
1:30 p.m.  "Bold Faced Liars" Contest
3:00 p.m.  Tahoe Queen Actors Live Skit

3:30 p.m.  Cowboy Poetry/Music

6:00 p.m.  Formal Plated Lecture Dinner (RSVP)

Sunday June 13, 2010
9 a.m.Wild West Kids Triathlon Race

10:15 a.m.  The Great American Sternwheeler

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