Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


Community Events for August 2018

July 30, An Evening of A Capella Music, High Desert Harmony Chorus, 7pm, 3201 Plumas, Reno, free, https://www.highdesertharmony.net/dbpage.php?pg=view&dbase=events&id=63107

July 30-August 5, Barracuda Championship, Reno, 322-3900, www.barracudachampionship.com

Through August 5, Beethoven & Romantix, Toccata-Tahoe Symphony, 775-515-7077, https://www.toccatatahoe.com/

Through August 5, Dragon Lights, Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden Illuminated, 1595 N. Sierra St., Reno, 888-484-2698, https://dragonlightsreno.com/

Through August 20, Classical Tahoe, Sierra Nevada College campus, Incline Village, https://classicaltahoe.org/

Through August 26, Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival, Sand Harbor State Park, Incline Village, 775-832-1616, http://laketahoeshakespeare.com/

Through September, Farmers Markets, http://www.ediblerenotahoe.com/2012-01-27-04-24-16/farmers-market-guide

August 2, First Thursday, The Sextones, 5-7pm, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, 329-3333, http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2018/08/

August 3, Crystal Peak Park, Verdi, birding field trip, 2-4 mi., 7-11am, http://www.nevadaaudubon.org/

August 12, 19, 26, Sunday Music Brunch, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, 284-2921, http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2018/08/

August 3-4, Virginia City Official Hot August Nights Kickoff, Virginia City, 356-1956, https://hotaugustnights.net/

August 7-12, Hot August Nights, Reno-Sparks, 356-1956, https://hotaugustnights.net/

August 10, Art Afternoon Workshop and Social for Seniors, 1-3pm, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, 329-3333, http://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2018/08/

August 10-11, Lake Tahoe Concours d’Elegance, Obexer’s Boat Company, Homewood, https://laketahoeconcours.com

August 11-12, Ta-Hoe Nalu Paddle Festival, Kings Beach, www.tahoenalu.com

August 17-19, Reno Greek Festival, St. Anthony’s Greek Orthodox Church, 4795 Lakeside, 825-5365, http://www.renogreekfest.com/

August 17-18, 24-26, 30-Sept. 1, Legally Blonde The Musical, Sierra School of Performing Arts, Amphitheater, Bartley Ranch, Reno, 852-7740, www.legallyblondereno.org

August 17-19, Annual Bowers Mansion Bluegrass Festival, http://www.nnba.org/

August 18, Northern Nevada International Dragon Boat Festival, 9am-3pm, Sparks Marina, http://www.gwndragonboat.com/Default.asp?id=nevada&l=1

August 19, P’Opera! Walks the Red Carpet, Napa Sonoma, 7671 S. Virginia, Reno, 233-5105, www.poperanv.org

August 19, Duck Race Festival, 11am-5pm, race at 4pm, Wingfield Park, 856-2000 x33, http://www.duckrace.com/reno

August 25-26, Aloha Festival, Wingfield Park, 10am-6pm, 328-6189, https://www.renoalohafestival.com/

August 18-19, Virginia City Rodeo/Charreada, Virginia City, www.visitvirginiacitynv.com/events

August 26-September 3, Burning Man, Black Rock Desert of Northern Nevada, http://www.burningman.com

August 29-September 3, Nugget Rib Cook-Off, Sparks Victorian Square, www.nuggetribcookoff.com

August 30-Sept. 3, Comstock Civil War Days, Virginia City, 775-847-7500, http://www.visitvirginiacitynv.com/event-calendar/month.calendar/2018/08/22/-.html

August 31-Sept. 2, Numaga Indian Days Pow Wow, Hungry Valley, free, 329-2936,

http://www.crazycrow.com/site/event/numaga-indian-days-pow-wow/

For more Reno area happenings, visit the following websites:

http://newtoreno.com

https://www.reno.gov/community/city-of-reno-calendar/-curm-8/-cury-2018

http://cityofsparks.us/events/2018-08/




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Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada
P. O. Box 50044
Sparks, NV 89435-0044
Hotline: 775-881-2040

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