Northern Nevada's Motor Madness

Northern Nevada
Motor Madness
 

Virginia City Grand Prix
April 26-27
Virginia City

The world famous outlaw motorcycle race starts in the historic mining town of Virginia City, then winds its way through the surrounding rocky hills in 4.5 hours of rugged racing with speeds of up to 90mph.

http://www.vcgp.com


Virginia City Grand Prix


Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing
May 30 - 31
Wild West Motorsports Parks, Sparks

The Wild West Motorsports Park hosts thrilling closed-course racing with trucks, buggies and karts all getting in on the action! Part of the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series, the competition is thick and heavy as elevated spectators witness every jump, drop and turn on the undulating track!

http://www.lucasoiloffroad.com


Hot August Nights Presents Spring Fever Revival
May 30-31
downtown Reno

“Twist and Shout” your way back to the ‘60s and ‘70s for a weekend of classic cars and rock ‘n’ roll music in downtown Reno, where you’ll enjoy food and beverage booths, vendors, live entertainment, classic car show ‘n’ shine and more!

http://hotaugustnights.net


Hot August Nights Presents Spring Fever Revival


Street Vibrations Spring Rally

Street Vibrations Spring Rally
June 6-8
downtown Reno

All the Street Vibrations excitement is condensed into a weekend rally with live music, bike shows, competition ride-in shows, poker runs and more. The event also includes VIP parties for participants, as well as open houses and special promotions at Chester's Reno-Harley Davidson.

http://roadshowsreno.com/sv_spring.php


Reno Rockabilly Riot
June 26-29
JA Nugget

Hot Rods, tattoos, live music, pin-ups and pinstripers return to the party in the parking lot at John Ascuaga’s Nugget. This throw-back car and art show features short track drag racing, burn-outs, a Dine-n-Dash and an experience catered to Rock 'n' Roll Hot Rods!

http://www.renorockabillyriot.com


Reno Rockabilly Riot


US Open of Watercross, presented by the City of Sparks

US Open of Watercross
June 28-29
Sparks Marina

The UWP-IJSBA National Tour is the country's premier watercross race circuit. Top professional and amateur athletes bring extreme handlebar to handlebar racing to the Sparks Marina, battling for cash, prizes and national titles!

http://www.prowatercross.com/sparks


Silver State 4WD & UTV Jamboree
July 14-19
Wild West Motorsports Park, Sparks

Enjoy a week of off-road activities that culminates at the Wild West Motorsports Park. The HellsGate Grand Prix features unlimited 4WD racing and UTV racing on seemingly impossible obstacles. The Deadbox Derby half time show is sure to be a fan favorite as unlimited Gravity racers speed down steep hills fueled only by momentum.

http://silverstatejamboree.com


Silver State 4WD & UTV Jamboree


Hot August Nights

Hot August Nights
July 29-Aug 3
Reno/Sparks

Classic cars and classic rock take over the Reno Tahoe region for an entire week each August. One of the country's top classic car shows, Hot August Nights is a national treasure for nostalgia and car aficionados!

http://www.hotaugustnights.net


Hot August Nights Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson
July 31 - Aug 2
Reno-Sparks Convention Center, Reno

Barrett-Jackson is bringing its esteemed auction into the Hot August Nights mix! As one of only four U.S. locations to host a Barrett-Jackson auction, Reno Tahoe USA and Hot August Nights are proud to welcome the king of car auctions to the party!

http://www.barrett-jackson.com/reno-tahoe

Hot August Nights Auction presented by Barrett-Jackson


Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing

Lucas Oil Off Road Racing
August 22-23
Wild West Motorsports Parks, Sparks

The Wild West Motorsports Park hosts thrilling closed-course racing with trucks, buggies and karts all getting in on the action! Part of the Lucas Oil Off-Road Racing Series, the competition is thick and heavy as elevated spectators witness every jump, drop and turn on the undulating track!

http://www.lucasoiloffroad.com


National Championship Air Races
September 10-14
Reno (Stead Airport)

Where else in the world can you watch P-51 Mustangs in a head-to-head pylon race? Nowhere. The National Championship Air Races is one of the world's greatest air shows, featuring biplanes, formula ones and even jets in an all-out race less than 100 feet above the ground!

http://www.airrace.org


National Championship Air Races


Street Vibrations Fall Rally

Street Vibrations Fall Rally
September 24-28
Reno, Sparks, Virginia City

A celebration of music, metal and motorcycles like no other. Street Vibration Fall Rally brings 50,000 biking enthusiasts together to enjoy live music, poker runs, arm wrestling competitions, ride-in shows, stunt shows, and more. This is one event that takes over almost all of the surrounding communities with a biker party you won't want to miss.

http://roadshowsreno.com/sv_fall.php


National Automobile Museum
Open Year-round
Reno

An impressive variety of specialty cars has steered the museum to be recognized as “One of America’s Five Greatest Auto Museums.” The National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection) is a place where time, culture, beauty, history, human invention, ingenuity and frivolity merge to fascinate us in the form of cars. See more than 200 eye-popping automobiles, set in authentic street scenes, at this gearhead hub.

http://www.automuseum.org/


National Automobile Museum


Summit Racing Equipment‎

Summit Racing Equipment
Open Year-round
Sparks

There are only three places in America where you can actually shop Summit’s massive hot rod parts inventory in person, and their Sparks store is one of them. Summit Racing is your performance powerhouse!

http://www.summitracing.com/