Regarded as one of the most comprehensive arts festivals in the country by the National Endowment for the Arts. Embraced by the community since 1996, July in Reno only means one thing . . . . Artown! This festival features over 500 multidisciplinary activities including music, dance, theater, visual arts, workshops, art walks and much more. Offering a majority of events free to the public, Artown invests in bringing artists of the highest caliber to Reno while elevating Reno’s own local talent. Experience fun for the whole family and celebrate all that the arts have to offer. Event highlights include opening and closing nights concerts, Monday music series, movies in the park, summer concerts, dancing in the park series, art shows and more.