A 50-minute drive from Reno, Crystal Bay Casino is the spot for live music on Tahoe’s North Shore. The Crown Room has made a name for itself as the place to see good bands on the cheap. The place holds up to 700 people and there's an eclectic mix of entertainment that ranges from acoustic folk music and reggae to blues bands and more. All shows are open to those ages 21 and older, and music typically starts around 8 or 10PM. Check the web site for a schedule.