Snowflakes, hot chocolate, and spending time with loved ones – the holidays are all about enjoying traditions and making new memories. This year, there’s no better way to experience the Reno Tahoe winter wonderland than seeing a holiday show. From classic Christmas concerts to festive family performances, you can’t help but sing along to. These shows and events are a must if you want to be in the holiday spirit!
November 26-December 29 – This beloved Christmas show features glittering costumes, sensational sets, and the highest kicking chorus dancers this side of the North Pole. Don’t miss a night of merriment at Eldorado Resort Casino at THE ROW.
November 29-December 1 – Join Ralphie Parker as he works towards the gift of his dreams in this classic holiday favorite, live on stage at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts.
November 29-December 1 – Get ready for the holiday season! Shop more than 100 craft and gift vendors, enjoy live demonstrations, visit Santa, and musical performances at the Nugget Resort Casino.
December 1-31 – Celebrate the holidays in Tahoe for the entire month of December! Events include musical performances at Sierra Nevada College, Diamond Peak’s season kickoff party, brunch with Santa and more. Check out the full list of events, taking place all month.
December 6-7 – Kick off the holiday season with the tree lighting ceremony on Friday. With the Christmas parade on Saturday, complete with hot cocoa, carols, and Santa himself.
December 6-8 – The Reno Phil and conductor Jason Altieri celebrate the season with orchestral arrangements, jazzy numbers, traditional holiday tunes, and carols at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts.
December 6-22 – This performance is a blend of modern entertainment and Olde World artistry which will leave audiences in awe. Be amazed by magic, aerial dance, acrobats, and more at this winter-inspired circus, at Sierra Marketplace on Virginia and Moana.
December 6-24 – Enjoy this festive holiday attraction for all ages, taking place select days in December. Events include the Holiday Express train ride and appearances from Santa in Santa’s Village at Greater Nevada Field.
December 7-14 – Ring in the holiday season at the City Plaza in downtown Reno with free family fun, festivities and interactive public art, including the Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, December 7 at 5 p.m.
December 12-14 – Experience a fun-filled, sparkling winter wonderland in downtown Sparks. Stroll through holiday lights, take photos with Santa, and don’t miss The Griswold Challenge!
December 13-15 – The sugarplum fairy and dancing mice take the stage at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts in this favorite Christmas classic.
December 14 – This is the largest Santa pub crawl in the country. With more than 15,000 holiday-clad revelers taking to the streets of downtown Reno for a night of festive fun.
December 15 – Join the masses in a luminous soundscape played by the audience on boomboxes and phones through downtown Reno’s city streets this holiday season.
December 19-January 1 – A modern soundtrack, holographic effects, world-class acrobats, and performers come together in this high-energy show for the whole family at Grand Sierra Resort.
December 26-January 1 – Experience the 15th annual festival, held at Nightingale Concert Hall on the University of Nevada, Reno campus. Showcasing world-class holiday music and culminating with a New Year’s Day celebration.
These holiday shows and so many other festive events in Reno Tahoe are just the way to get in the spirit of the season! Head to the events calendar so you can find other upcoming events, festivals, concerts, and more!
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