Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


COMMUNITY EVENTS for SEPTEMBER 2018

August 24-26, 30-31, September 1, Legally Blonde The Musical, Amphitheater Bartley Ranch, 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd., Reno, 852-7740, http://www.sierraschoolofperformingarts.org/purchase-tickets.html

August 24-26, 30-31, September 1-2, 6-9, Animal, by Clare Lizzimore, Restless Artists Theatre, 295 20th St., Sparks, 525-3074, http://rattheatre.org/

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

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

August 30-September 2, Tri-County Fair, Winnemucca, http://www.labordayfair.com/

August 31, Wolfpack v. Portland State, 6pm, Mackay Stadium, north end UNR campus, between 15th & 17th, https://nevadawolfpack.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=340

September 1-3, Civil War Days, Virginia City, 847-7500, https://visitvirginiacitynv.com/event-directory/

September 2, Toccata Tahoe Symphony Orchestra & Chorus, Verdi Requiem, 4pm, St. Gall Catholic Church, Gardnerville, 782-8207, http://www.cvartscouncil.com/event/toccata-returns-to-carson-valley-sept-2-with-verdi-requiem/

September 2-10, The Great Depressurization, downtown Reno, post-Playa celebration, www.greatdepressurization.com

September 3, Virginia City Labor Day Parade, 12-1pm, celebrate American labor, https://visitvirginiacitynv.com/events/labor-day-parade/

September 6, First Thursday: Mental Floss Thursday, 5-7pm, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, 329-3333, www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2018/09/

September 7-9, Great Reno Balloon Race, San Rafael Regional Park, Reno, 826-1181, www.renoballoon.com

September 7-9, International Camel & Ostrich Races, Virginia City, 847-7500, https://visitvirginiacitynv.com/events/international-camel-ostrich-race/

September 7-9, Lake Tahoe Autumn Food & Wine Festival, Northstar California, https://www.gotahoenorth.com/events/annual-events/lake-tahoe-autumn-food-and-wine/

September 7-9, 13-16, 20-23, Oleanna, by David Mamet, Reno Little Theater, 147 E. Pueblo, Reno, 813-8900, http://renolittletheater.org/events/event/oleanna/

September 9, Tour de Tahoe – Bike Big Blue, Stateline, www.bikethewest.com

September 10-16, Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity, honoring Spanish Vaquero’s horse training methods, Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, 1350 N. Wells, Reno, https://www.renosnafflebitfuturity.com/

September 12-16, Reno Championship Air Races, Reno Stead Airport, https://airrace.org/

September 14, Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors, 1-3pm, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, Reno, 329-3333, www.nevadaart.org/calendar/2018/09/

September 15, Wolfpack v. Oregon State, 4pm, Mackay Stadium, north end UNR campus, between 15th & 17th, https://nevadawolfpack.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=340

September 15, Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl, 12-8pm, Sundance Books, 121 California, Reno, 786-1188, www.sundancebookstore.com

September 15, Walk in Memory—Walk for Hope, suicide prevention awareness walk, 8am registration, $20 donation suggested, Idlewild Park, 1990 Idlewild Dr., 684-2238, https://nvsuicideprevention.org/event/12th-annual-walk-in-memory-walk-for-hope/

September 15-16, Nevada’s Best Taco Fest, Sands Regency, Reno, free admission, https://www.visitrenotahoe.com/event/nevadas-best-taco-fest/

September 15-16, Reno Chamber Orchestra, guest conductor Lecce-Chang, UNR Nightingale Concert Hall, http://www.renochamberorchestra.org/concerts/

September 19, RenoCross, cyclocross race, Rancho San Rafael Park, Reno, http://www.renocross.com/site/index.php

September 20, Artist Reception: Group Exhibition of Teaching Artists, 6-8pm, Sierra Arts Gallery, 329-2787, http://sierraarts.org/calendar-of-events/

September 22, Reno Pops fundraiser, 2-5pm, music, wine, appetizers, and silent auction, historic home of Henry & Betsy Thumann, 9/14 ticket deadline, http://www.renopops.org/

September 22, Fiesta City of Reno, 2-8pm, Wingfield Park, 2 S. Arlington, https://www.reno.gov/Home/Components/Calendar/Event/23359/530

September 23, ART & Nature in the Arboretum, 10am-4pm, Wilbur D. May Arboretum & Botanical Garden, 1595 N. Sierra St., https://www.mayarboretumsociety.org/about-art--nature.html

September 26-30, Street Vibrations Fall Rally, downtown Reno, free, www.roadshowsreno.com

September 28-30, Maytag Virgin, by Audrey Cefaly, Restless Artists Theatre, 295 20th St., Sparks,525-3074, http://rattheatre.org/

September 29, Harvest of Homes Tour, 10am-3pm, Historic Reno Preservation Society, 747-4478, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-reno-harvest-of-homes-tour-tickets-48928017016

September 29, Nevadafest 2018 – A Celebration of Nevada Craft Beer, downtown Reno, http://nvfest.com/

September 29, Fix-It Clinic, 10:30am-1:30pm, NW Reno Library, 2325 Robb Dr., Reno 787-4100, http://events.washoecountylibrary.us/calendar/all/?cid=3724&t=d&d=2018-09-29&cal=3724

September 29-30, Genoa Candy Dance, crafts fair 9am-5pm, dinner/dance Sat. 4-10pm, Genoa, http://www.genoanevada.org/candydancefaire.htm

September 29-30, Spartan Race: Tahoe Beast, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, ultimate obstacle race, www.spartan.com

For more events, check out the following websites: http://newtoreno.com/, https://www.visitrenotahoe.com/, and http://www.ediblerenotahoe.com/events


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