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2015 Reno Tahoe Special Events Calendar

Oct 10, 2015 thru Apr 10, 2016

Oct 9 - Oct 11

Lake Tahoe Marathon & Run Tahoe Events

Run, swim, kayak or paddle on or around beautiful Lake Tahoe during a gorgeous time of year.

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Oct 10

Fall Harvest Festival

Breweries, music and food trucks at the Reno Aces Ballpark. A spectacular way to spend a Fall afternoon.

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Oct 10

Oktoberfest Harvest Jamboree

Celebrate the harvest season and Germanic cultural heritage with live music, crafts and activities for family fun, as well as a Beer Games competition, Bier Spiele!

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Oct 10

RedRun 3 - Return of the Living Dead

This run is unlike anything anywhere. It will take place in one of the most haunted locations in the world, Virginia City. Theme parks try to duplicate, but this is the real deal.

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Oct 10

Science Saturday Tricorders and Telesurgery: Mobile Medicine in the Space Age

Blast Off on Science Saturday at The National Automobile Museum. Presenting Tricorders and Telesurgery: Mobile Medicine in the Space Age

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Oct 10 - Oct 11

Eldorado Great Italian Festival

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.

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Oct 12 - Oct 18

Reno Bites Restaurant Week

Discover the great culinary talent in Reno at the end of your fork! Your stomach will thank you.

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Oct 16 - Oct 17

ULTRA4 Nitto National Championship

ULTRA4 Racing returns to Reno/Sparks! Over 100 vehicles, the same ones that compete at King of The Hammers, will be rolling into Reno/Sparks for short course racing and rock obstacles.

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Oct 16 - Oct 18

ICS World's Championship Chili Cookoff

The WCCC is the highlight of the year for hundreds of teams, as well as thousands of "chiliheads" who follow the sport from coast-to-coast.

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Oct 18 - Oct 24

Wrangler/Professional's Choice ACTRA National Finals

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.

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Oct 24

No-Brainer All Zombie Run

An All-Zombie 5K that will leave you screaming for!

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Oct 24

Reno Zombie Crawl

The thing about the re-animated dead is, they canít WAIT to return! The Reno Zombie Crawl is back with more of what you love!

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Oct 25

PumpkinPalooza 2015

Downtown Sparks Victorian Square will celebrate all things pumpkin! Build and race a pumpkin, children's costume parade, storytelling, live music, carnival games and lots more. Tons of old-fashioned fun for the entire family.

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Oct 30

Brews & Boos Beer Fest

Get a taste of the regionís local fall and winter craft brews in Halloween-style at the Nugget Casino Resortís Brews & Boos Beer Festival.

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Oct 31

Nevada Day Parade

The 77th annual event is the longest running admissions day celebration in the country and features a large parade.

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Nov 5 - Nov 8

Off Beat Arts & Music Festival

Off Beat Arts & Music Festival is a citywide arts and music festival that showcases northern Nevadaís growing music, art and culinary scene.

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Nov 20 - Nov 22

Comic Con Reno

Join tens of thousands of fellow fans as they converge on the Reno-Sparks Convention Center at Wizard World Comic Con Reno to celebrate the best in pop culture.

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Dec 4 - Dec 5

Sparks Annual Hometowne Christmas Celebration

Kick off the holiday season with a traditional Christmas parade, tree lighting, entertainment and photos with Santa

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Dec 5

Christmas on the Comstock

Step back in time this holiday season and celebrate Christmas as they did in the 19th century. Historic Virginia City hosts its annual Christmas on the Comstock this December, offering a Victorian-style holiday celebration.

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Dec 12

Reno Santa Crawl

Itís the hap, happiest time of year when well over 10,000 Santas descend upon downtown Reno to enjoy good spirits & yule-tide cheer!

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Dec 26 - Dec 31

Nevada Chamber Music Festival, presented by the Reno Chamber Orchestra

Featuring eleven unique concerts showcasing world class musicians and the best in classical music.

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Dec 29 - Dec 31

SnowGlobe Music Festival

Combining the world's best musicians with the world's best snow conditions, the SnowGlobe Music Festival is a one-of-a-kind experience that offers the ultimate fusion: music and mountains.

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Ongoing Events

Jan 24 - Dec 26

Reno Beer Crawl

If you're visiting Reno on the 4th Saturday of any given month, you will inevitably, and luckily, enter the wacky world of the Reno Beer Crawl.

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Oct 10, 2015 thru Apr 10, 2016

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