Reno Tahoe Events Calendar
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Western Heritage Festival
Sparks Heritage Museum
June 12, 2010
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Celebrate life in the West at the
“Never to be forgotten” traditions and skills are highlighted throughout the day in this fun for the whole family event. Cowboy poet Larry Maurice leads the show as master of ceremonies. Virginia City native Rich Elloyan’s western music depicts not only his love for
Youngsters get into the spirit with Dummy Roping and leather stamping. Demonstrators will be teaching handmade saddle making, lariat basket art, quilting, spinning, weaving and more. Jewelers and other artists and crafters display their wares while the wild burros and horse bring the county to town.
Go back in time with Azteca Aztlan dancing in colorful costumes, the Little Warriors drumming the Paiute beat and the Reno Promenaders square dancing to John Hall’s call.
As an added bonus, the Museum is currently featuring Ellis Island: The Lost Mural by Andrew Sabori. This 19 panel, 84 foot long mural depicts the role of the immigrant in the development of