Posts Categorized: Community Events

Check Out The Reno Aloha Festival August 25-26!

From Saturday, August 25 through Sunday, August 26, you and your family can enjoy a little taste of tropical paradise at the Reno Aloha Festival! This festival welcomes visitors to experience a sampling of Hawaiian life that includes great food, merchants, educational activities, and more! This festival is FREE for families to attend, so you… Read more »

Check Out The Northern Nevada Dragon Boat Festival

On Saturday, August 18, you and your family can head out to Sparks Marina to check out the Northern Nevada Dragon Boat Festival! This particular event is in its second year, but this sport can claim roots that extend back more than 2,500 years! You can spend a day at the Sparks Marina checking out… Read more »

Enjoy Reno’s “Hot August Nights” Event August 7-12

From Tuesday, August 7 through Sunday, August 12, you can check out some amazing classic hot rods, and enjoy plenty of fun, nostalgic activities. The Hot August Nights event is a big, multi-day celebration of classic automobiles, and the music of the 1950s, 60s, and 70s. While this event is running, there will be more… Read more »

Enjoy The Reno-Sparks Water Lantern Festival July 21!

On Saturday, July 21, residents in and around Reno can witness the beautiful sight of lanterns set to drift during the Reno-Sparks Water Lantern Festival! During this special evening event, the waters at the Sparks Marina will be illuminated with lanterns that are decorated by participants, and set adrift. You can see the spectacle of… Read more »

Check Out The Reno Rodeo June 14-June 23

Reno area rodeo fans will have plenty to be excited for this June, as the Reno Rodeo will ride again! From Thursday, June 14 through Saturday, June 23, the Reno-Sparks Livestock Center will be packed with classic rodeo events. There will be a cattle drive through town, a number of popular shows and competitions, along… Read more »

Enjoy An Evening Of Fun And Wonder At The Reno Lantern Fest

The Reno Lantern Fest offers families a chance to enjoy an evening full of fun activities, music, and food, while also delivering a wondrous spectacle of glowing lanterns. On Saturday, May 26, you can witness the sight for yourself, while also enjoying the many different activities planned for the day of the event. The event… Read more »

Take Part In The Jog With Your Dog 5K May 19

How often do you have a chance to go out and compete in a race with your best friend at your side? On Saturday, May 19, you can take part in the Jog With Your Dog 5K, and you can enjoy a fun competition with your canine companion! This special event challenges runners (and their… Read more »

Are You Ready For This Year’s Reno River Festival?

On Saturday, May 12 and Sunday, May 13, there will be no shortage of terrific activities happening for families to take part in, as Reno will be hosting the annual Reno River Festival! During this two day event, there will be many different activities happening, and a number of ways for you and your family… Read more »

Join Reno’s Downtown River Run Marathon April 29

Reno resident runners will want to be a part of the upcoming Downtown River Run Marathon, which is scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 29. This event will offer several different course lengths. You can take part in a 5K race, a 10K race, a half-marathon, or a full marathon! A junior 1-mile run… Read more »

Help Reno Celebrate Earth Day At Idlewild Park

On Sunday, April 22, you and your family can head out to Idlewild Park and help the city of Reno celebrate Earth Day! Hundreds of special exhibits and activities will be set up across the park, all meant to encourage better, more environmentally-friendly habits and actions. You can take part in a number of different… Read more »