Events

We have several great events throughout the year that help us raise the revenue needed for our valuable mentoring programs. These events are a wonderful way to support mentoring in our community while having a great time!

Upcoming Events

Bring this coupon in to Panda Express in Truckee and BBBS gets 20%, must bring coupon print here

Big Nite Out passport series

  • May 23 5-9 Diego’s/Grass Valley
  • June 15 5-9 The Owl/Grass Valley
  • July 3 5-9 Northridge Nevada City
  • August tbd
  • Sept 13 5-9 Matteo’s Public/Nevada City
  • Oct tbd Diego’s Grass Valley

Truckee Tahoe Air Show & Family Festival


Educating youth on the wonderful world of aviation.
Saturday, July 8, 2017
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Free Admission! Free Parking!

Tahoe Nalu Paddle Board Festival

FUN, FAMILY, FRIENDS & THE ALOHA SPIRIT
Join us on August 12-13th for the world’s oldest paddle festival! Fun, family, food, and SUP in the sun.

Sunday Aug 13th BBBS will be hosting our annual sand castle contest at 10am

Truckee Wine Talk and Shop

BBBS is sole beneficiary of this yer’s wine walk and shop October 7, 2017 in Old Town Truckee

Past Events:

  • Gravel Grinder….May 13th, 2017 7am check in and 7:30am Start!
  • Saturday April 22, 2017 between 10am to 1pm at 117 Argall Wy. Nevada City.  $10. a banker’s box, proceeds go to Big Brother Big Siters of Nevada County.”
  • BFKS Grass Valley March 25, 2017
  • Shop at the Holiday Market at Sierra Timberline and 10% of proceeds go to BBBS!
  • Black Friday at Ben Franklin Crafts, bring in coupon and $1 gets donated to BBBS plus Ben Franklin matches that.
  • Oct 18th FIreside Pizza Big Night Out
  • Oct 12th Big Nite Out at Za’s  395 N. Lake Blvd. Tahoe City, CA 96145  
  • October 8th Shredding Event, Grass Valley, $10 a banker box donation to BBBS
  • Truckee Wine Walk and Shop Oct 1st
  • Miles for Mentoring Sept 10th donate today
  • August 13 and 14 Tahoe Nalu paddle board festival.  Aug 14 11am Sand Castle Contest and 1pm Luau
  • Tuesdays in July- Retro Skate NIghts at North Star,  BBBS receives 20% of skate rentals those nights.
  • 18th Annual Single Track Mountain Bike Ride….May 21st, 2016 7am check in and 7:30am Start! Western Nevada County
  • Shredding Event, Grass Valley, $10 a banker box donation to BBBS, April 23, 2016
  • Jakes is hosting Mountain Aloha Nights, BBBS will be selling raffle tickets and all raffle sales go towards mentoring
  • Bowl For Kids Sake Grass Valley, March 5th, 2016 Pirate Bowl, YO Ho Bowling
  • November 4th 2016, Big Night Out Diego’s  217 Colfax Ave, Grass Valley, CA
  • Truckee Tahoe’s 6th Annual Bowl For Kids Sake Oct 24th 2015, this year put on by BBBS and the Send It Foundation in honor of Big Brother Jamie Schou
  • Big Day Out October 6th @ Fireside Pizza in the Village at Squaw Valley 11am-9pm, Fireside is donating 10% of proceeds to BBBS
  • 6th Annual Miles For Mentoring Sept 25-26th, donate here to support the riders
  • Jake’s on the Lake, Aloha Thursdays Raffle tickets sold at Jake’s for a new StandUp Paddle Board, all proceeds benefit local mentoring
  • BIG NIGHT OUT at DIEGO’S, Grass Valley – June 2
  • TRUCKEE AIR FESTIVAL – July 11BBBS will be there selling t shirts and souvenirs as well as the beneficiary of the raffle.  A Napa getaway package including, private round trip air flight from Truckee to Napa, wine tasting and tour and accommodations.