2017 Reno Tahoe Events and Festivals
Virginia City goes nuts for St. Patrick's Day!
It's unlike anything you'll experience, lots of fun, and provides an overwhelming feeling of accomplishment and teamwork. Ideally suited for 12-person teams, runners cover a 178-mile course that is divided into 36 legs of varying lengths and difficulty.
A collector car auction featuring street rods and classics to special interest and exotic vehicles.
Trail runners and endurance athletes have two trail run options to choose from, a 50K or a 10-Miler.
Bring the family to Sparks Marina to watch an ancient Chinese sport and tradition. This inaugural festival features all-day competition of colorful Dragon Boats, vendors, food trucks and more.
There are two titles on the line for Pro and entry level teams, the SuperCrawl World Championship and the Silver State Rock Crawling Championship. The event takes place at the phenomenal Wild West Motorsports Park, just 10 minutes from downtown Reno.
Fast draw enthusiasts world-wide compete with single action revolvers, similar to those used in the Old West. It is a timed sport using single action .45 caliber (western style six shooters) with wax bullets that travel 650 feet per second.
The Eldorado Great Italian Festival transforms downtown Reno into Little Italy with a grape stomp, sauce cookers competition, wine walk, Italian Farmer's Market, kids' gelato-eating contest, Italian Buffet and incredible FREE live entertainment.
The American Cowboys Team Roping Association (ACTRA) National Finals are held in Reno every October featuring 8 days of team roping action that is free to the public.
Each December in Reno, a gathering takes place. Presented by the Reno Chamber Orchestra, the Annual Nevada Chamber Music Festival is 10 concerts over 6 days featuring some of the greatest classical musicians in the world.