Virginia City’s own Christmas Nites, introduces the 1stAnnual Christmas Crawl Back in Time pub crawl event on Saturday, December 18, 2010 in Virginia City, Nevada. Ten participating saloons and bars will have drink specials for your enjoyment, as well live entertainment. Participating saloons include: the Bucket of Blood, Delta Saloon, Mark Twain Casino, Old Corner Bar, Old Washoe Club, The Palace, Ponderosa Saloon, Silver Queen Bar, Red Dog and Union Brewery. Local hotels, The Silverland Inn & Suites, Silver Queen Hotel, Sugarloaf Mountain Motel and Virginia City Motel will have special room rates for participants. There is a $5.00 donation, which will be given to our local Community Chest to help with their annual Christmas food baskets for Storey County families in need during the holiday season.
There will be costume contests around town for Best Western Costume (male and female), Best Saloon costume (male and female) Best western costume couple, best saloon costume couple, and best group. Participants need not dress in costume to participate in the pub crawl. There are raffle prizes for the participants at some of the locations which include bar tabs, meals etc.
Upon completion of the pub crawl, having visited all 10 saloons, participants will be entered into a drawing. Prizes will include hotel stays, meals, bar tabs etc.
Signups are at 6:00 p.m. at the Silverland Inn & Suites, Silver Queen Hotel, Sugarloaf Mountain Motel and Virginia City Motel.
For questions or more information please call: Jett at the Union Brewery 847-9016, Loren at the Red Dog Saloon 847-7474 or Cherrie at the Ponderosa Saloon 847-7210.
–Cory Y. Wood