Grand Sierra Resort’s New Grand Theatre Opening this Summer

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The GSR’s new concert venue is opening August 7 (with Billy Idol)! We got a sneak peek at the place while they are one month out from their opening day, and can happily report that even in the back row, you will feel closer to the stage than the first section of most concert venues.…

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4th of July

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The best weekend of the summer is almost here, 4th of July! Celebrate Independence Day at some amazing events and with even better all-American food, with the beautiful backdrop of Reno Tahoe; the fireworks are sure to be spectacular! Grab a drink and a slice of watermelon and sit back and relax this 4th of…

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Summer to-do list: 2015 Edition

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Summer, where the sun always shines and the grass really is greener. Reno Tahoe is the perfect place to be adventurous, partake in some of the great events or kick back and enjoy the 300+ days of sunshine. This summer’s to-do list is sure to be perfect for anyone looking for some fun. Become a…

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What to-do this Father’s Day

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They taught us how to drive, picked us up from practice and now is the time to celebrate them, dads! Father’s Day is Sunday, June 21 and is the time to celebrate the father figures in our lives. Don’t just celebrate Dad, celebrate the beginning of summer, too! The first day of summer is also…

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10 Things to do at the 2015 Reno Rodeo

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Dust off your cowboy boots because the “Wildest Richest Rodeo in the West” is here, the 96th Annual Reno Rodeo! That can only mean one thing, summer has arrived. Kicking off at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center June 18, this 10-day event will last until June 27 where cowboys and cowgirls battle it out in…

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Best Places to Ride in the Reno Tahoe Region

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American Motorcyclist magazine ranked Reno as number seven on their list of the “Top 10 Cities for Motorcyclists” in the country. Home of “The Loneliest Road in America” and “Nevada’s Yosemite,” the region offers different rides for every rider. Head up to Pyramid Lake for some slow curves or travel the straightaways down to Las…

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Reno: Car Free Journey

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Ecocity Builders, a nonprofit organization is dedicated to reshaping cities for the long-term health of human and natural systems. A monthly newsletter, Ecocities Emerging recently wrote an article about Reno being a car free journey! Helping support humanity’s transition in the Ecozoic Era, this monthly newsletter features ideas and events from the worldwide ecocity movement…

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Become a SUPer Stand-Up Paddleboarder

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Stand-up paddleboarding is the latest trend to hit the water and it’s coming to Lake Tahoe; it combines kayaking and surfing all while balancing on an over-sized board. Stand-up paddleboarding, or otherwise known as SUP, is the fastest growing water sport in the nation!  It’s easy to learn and is fun for all ages, even furry…

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JetBlue Connecting NY & Reno: What To Check Out During Your Stay

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JetBlue is coming to Reno Tahoe! Starting May 28 there will be a non-stop flight available from Reno, at the Reno Tahoe Airport, to New York, at the JFK Airport. Currently the flight is a featured deal on JetBlue’s website here for a special starting price of $149 for one way. The schedule for the…

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Golf Courses Open at Incline Village

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The sun has come out and the courses are reopening, come spend some time on the green! Incline Village in North Lake Tahoe offers two unique golf courses, the Mountain Course and the Championship Course, for golfers of any skill or budget. The Mountain Course recently opened on May 1. This 18-hole mountain layout course…

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