From the annual hot air balloon race to the best ribs in the West, Reno serves up the events, year-round!
The Great Reno Balloon Race is held every September
Ascent -- The Winter Party at Lake Tahoe
Phone: (866) 263-4167
Reno Jazz Festival
University of Nevada
Phone: (775) 784-4046
Cinco de Mayo
Downtown Reno becomes a party scene complete with Mexican-themed events.
Phone: (775) 825-1727
Reno Film Festival
Four days of films, competitions, workshops and parties.
Various venues around Reno.
Reno River Festival
A major spring event in Reno at the Truckee River Whitewater Park
The Reno River Festival takes place at the Truckee River Whitewater Park
Reno Rodeo is now a 10-day event in its 89th year.
Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center
Phone: (775) 329-3877
Tour de Nez
Annual series of bike races between Truckee and Lake Tahoe
Reno's monthlong Artown event is billed as a celebration of cultural diversity and artistic innovation.
Various venues throughout Reno
Phone: (775) 322-1538
Lake Tahoe Music Festival
Various venues in North Lake Tahoe
Phone: (530) 583-3101
Great Eldorado BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival
Various venues around Reno
Phone: (800) 879-8879
Hot August Nights
This may very well be one of Reno's biggest annual events. A week full of cars and people.
Various venues around Reno.
Legends Reno-Tahoe Open
Montreux Golf and Country Club
This well-known tournament is the only PGA Tour event in northern Nevada.
Phone: (775) 322-3900
Muster on the Mountain
Comstock Firemen's Museum
A gathering of antique fire apparatus for the purpose of competition in Virginia City.
Reno Gay Pride
Reno's Gay Pride celebration takes place annually in Wingfield Park along the Truckee River.
Reno-Tahoe Blues Fest
Annual event that brings world-class blues to the Reno/Tahoe region.
Rancho San Rafael Park
Phone: (775) 857-3378
Nevada State Fair
Fairgrounds at 1350 North Wells, Reno
The Burning Man project has grown from a small group of people gathering spontaneously to a community of over 48,000 people, according to the Web site. To understand the event, you must read the site.
Held in Black Rock City in Black Rock Desert
Street Vibrations Motorcycle Festival
Tunes, tricks & tons of chrome
Phone: (800) 200-4557
Great Reno Balloon Race
This balloon race is the largest free hot air ballooning event in the nation.
A few miles north of downtown Reno
Phone: (775) 826-1181
Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off
Experience the World Rib Eating Championship and the best ribs in the West.
Phone: (775) 356-3428
National Championship Air Races
A first-class airshow that includes some of the world's top aerobatic performers and military aircraft.
At Reno Stead Field
Phone: (775) 972-6663
Nevadans celebrate their great state on Nevada Day with many activities including a parade, music and arts shows, and much more.
Phone: (775) 882-2600
Reno Celtic Celebration
Pipe bands, Celtic musicians, Highland games, Scottish and Irish dancers, Celtic vendors and more at this two-day festival.
Bartley Ranch, Reno