Festival Events In Reno

festivalsFestivals are a great place to spend a day or evening, and there are several different kinds. There are art festivals, music festivals, food festivals, cultural festivals, and more. They each have their own unique flavor, music, food, activities, and performances. If you enjoy festivals check out the festival events in Reno, there are several presently in progress in and around the area.

 What: Jazz and Beyond: Carson City Music Festival

Where: Multiple venues throughout Carson City

When: August 7th – August 23rd, 2015

About

Brought to you by the Mile High Jazz Band Association, Jazz & Beyond – Carson City Music Festival offers over 60 performances and over 100 performers. Admission is free for most performances which include a variety of musical genres including blues, Latin, bluegrass, and more. There will be a special Sunday afternoon concert on the grounds of the Legislature, August 23rd. Other free events include concerts at:

  • Carson Mall
  • Comma Courtyard
  • The Brewery Arts Center
  • Other downtown Carson City venues

What: Reno Greek Festival

Where: 4685 Lakeside Drive, Reno, NV 89509

When: August 21st – August 23rd, 2015

Times: Friday 5pm-10pm; Saturday12:00pm-10:00pm; Sunday 11am-3pm

Admission: Limited advance tickets are $12 (includes $10 of food); Regular admission will be $5 at the door (does not include food).

About

Sharing the Greek culture with the community for nearly 40 years, St. Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Church provides a family friendly environment where you can enjoy traditional Greek dance, music, desserts, and food (do you smell the scents of oregano, olive oil and lemon?). Make sure to check out the unique Greek imports including:

  • Jewelry
  • CDs
  • Specialty food items
  • Clothing

Enjoy exhibition dancing and join in during our public dances. It all takes place at the:

  • Εστιατοριο (restaurant)
  • πλατεία (plaza)
  • Αγορά (town market)