Truckee’s Infamous History Tour is Back
Thursday, Oct. 16 and
Friday, Oct. 17 2014
Tickets on Sale July 1, 2014
Watch the video to learn more about the tour.
Drum Roll Please… 2014 Host Sites Announced
Small groups of visitors from as far away as the east coast, mid west and LA and as nearby as Reno, Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area will be immersed in engaging tales performed by talented characters at seven interesting historic sites. This year's highly anticipated performances will take place in new featured haunts including Bluestone Jewelry, LaGalleria and Tahoe Oil & Spice while returning to a handful of previous favorites including BeSpoke, The Railroad Depot, Truckee's infamous Masonic Lodge 200 and The Truckee Hotel.
Truckee's Historic Haunted Tour Is Pleased To Announce Kira Catanzaro As The 2014 Script Writer And Theatrical Director
Theatre arts and storytelling are in Kira Catanzaro’s blood. She began her literary career with a submission to the Connecticut Young Playwrights’ Competition in 1983. Since then she has written in various genres for numerous magazines and newspapers, including Inside Design, Perspectives, Moonshine Ink and The Sonoma Valley Sun. She has also written several poems for Trails and Vistas as well as historical monologues for Truckee’s Historic Haunted Tour.
Kira made her stage debut in Sao Paulo, Brazil at the age of five. With an Honorable Mention at the New England Theatre Festival for her role as Jean Louise in “To Kill a Mockingbird,” and several leading roles in high school musical productions, she earned her entre to the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute at New York University.
Kira has performed in Trails and Vistas since 2006 and with Truckee's Historic Haunted Tour in 2010 and 2011. She currently performs with several Sonoma County theater companies, including: Spreckles Performing Arts Center, 6th Street Playhouse, Silver Moon Theatre Company and Experiential Theatre Company.
ABOUT TRUCKEE’S HISTORIC HAUNTED TOUR
The 2014 Historical Haunted Tour, produced by Sunshine Tahoe, is a fundraiser for Trails and Vistas. Sponsorship, ticket sales and raffle revenue offer Trails and Vistas operating revenue to continue their mission within the community. For more information visit truckeehistorytour.com or call (775) 527-4485.
Quotes from our beloved guests...
Loved Mountain Home Center - didn't know it was a loading dock. I'll never see it the same now! Lynn F., Truckee
I can't choose a favorite! It was all a hoot. Connie C., Coos Bay, Oregon
Loved the setting at Bespoke, perfectly presented, great scenery and acting. Larissa M.
Can't name my favorite because everyone was absolutely fantastic. Nick S., Truckee, CA
The lady at the Old Hospital was great, she mesmerized us with her act, scared me too! Kelly R.
Shooting the Breeze in front of Goodfellows Grotto, currently the Coffee And. Photo courtesy Truckee Donner Historical Society
The hauntings will begin at Moody's Bistro Bar & Beats!
Spend the days fishing, hiking, savoring an afternoon sweet or dining at an award winning restaurant and then be immersed in Truckee's fascinating and haunting past – all accessible from our lodging partners - The Truckee Hotel, Truckee's Hampton Inn & Suites and The Richardson House (a historic, 7 bedroom vacation home located in the heart of downtown Truckee).
European Double $59, European Queen $79, American King or Queen $129, all will receive a complimentary “Haunted” Bottle of wine in their room., plus room tax.
Hampton Inn & Suites Tahoe Truckee
Standard King or Double Queen $129, Studio Suite $169, 2-Room Suite $199, all will receive a complimentary “Haunted” Bottle of wine in their room, plus room tax.
Dinner Package: Guest can buy voucher with lodging for $40 per person (not including tax & tip) for a 3 course dinner, glass of wine or draft beer (special menu). *
* The Dinner Package is exclusively offered to Truckee Hotel and Hampton Inn & Suites Tahoe Truckee.
Our Gracious 2014 Supporters
The list continues to grow… Join Us.
Moody's Bistro | The Truckee Hotel | Hampton Inn & Suites | Atypical Design
Sunshine Tahoe | Spin Games | KidZone Museum Tahoe TV | Coffeebar Truckee
North Tahoe Catering & Tahoe Ice Sculptures
Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce
Johnstone Studios Lifestyle Photography
Since 2009, Truckee's Historical Haunted Tour could not have succeeded without the support of the following organizations and businesses:
No need to get your knickers in a knot, Truckee's 5th Historic Haunted Tour will take full creative license to ensure our guests are thoroughly entertained, occasionally harassed and sometimes doted upon. The Truckee Chamber of Commerce can recommend many wonderful books about the history of Truckee and Donner for those seeking more information.