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Music Festivals in Reno Tahoe

There’s nothing quite like listening to great live music in The Biggest Little City and we’re sure that one of these music festivals in Reno Tahoe will strike a chord with you.

Find music festivals and music events in Reno, Sparks and Lake Tahoe 

Basscamp in the Park

Groove to electronic dance music at Wingfield Park at Basscamp in the Park. This year’s headliner, Oliver Heldens, is known as a pioneer of the future house genre with hits like “Gecko” and “Fire in my Soul.” You’ll be sure to find great vibes in the park all day long while listening to Heldons, Autograf, and Piero Pirupa at this lowkey EDM festival in Reno Tahoe. Don’t miss Basscamp Festival during the summer for even more great artists.

Musicfest at the Reno River Festival

The Reno River Festival is a three-day festival in downtown Reno filled with exciting events for the whole family, including food and drink, an adventure park, and amazing musical performances. Headlining this year’s event is Y2K Live, Jerrod Niemann and Tim Dugger. Niemann is a country singer known for hits like “Drink to That All Night,” “Lover, Lover,” and “I Got This.” Other performers include New Wave Crave, Spur Crazy, Jennifer Grant and Decades. 

BBQ, Brews & Blues Festival

Jam out to today’s hottest rock and blues artists while enjoying delicious barbeque and brews at this classic Reno event on June 16-17 in downtown. Past performers include Mark McGrath, Shane Dwight and Don Felder. 

Artown Concert Series

During the entire month of July, catch live music performances all over Reno during the annual month-long arts and music event Artown. The eclectic collection of performers includes everyone from emerging local artists to Grammy-award-winning performers, with several free concerts and performances. Don’t miss out on this engaging summer event!

Classical Tahoe

If you enjoy classical music, join us in Tahoe for Classical Tahoe from July 9 through August 17. Listen to classical melodies by superb musicians surrounded by majestic views of Lake Tahoe and the mountains. With intimate alfresco stages, lovely tunes to fill the night, and all the best vibes to match, this event is one to add to your summer itinerary.

Reno Chalk Art and Music Festival

If you’re an art and music lover, get ready to chalk and roll at the Reno Chalk Art and Music Festival, taking place at Atlantis Resort Casino Spa, August 25-27. There’s something for everyone here, as the festival features live art installations, live music, food and drink experiences, and local art and craft shops. 

Offbeat Music Festival

Find your next favorite artist at the Offbeat Music Festival this fall. Bands and artists of all genres travel to Reno from across the country to perform at multiple venues in Midtown during this three-day event. Previous acts include The French Cassettes, Death Valley Girls, and local bands like the Sextones and Rainbow Ranger. 

Festival Venues

Check out Reno Tahoe’s newest concert venue, the Glow Plaza Festival Grounds. Upcoming events include Pops on The River and a Cinco de Mayo celebration. Watch for exciting concerts and events at the Reno Events Center in downtown Reno, the Grand Theater inside Grand Sierra Resort and the Nugget Event Center in Sparks. 

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