Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


Community Events for September 2019

Now thru Aug. 31, Senior Summer Games, various locations, 657-4602, https://www.reno.gov/government/departments/parks-recreation-community-services/seniors/senior-games-information

Now thru Sept. 2, Best in the West Rib Cook-off, Victorian Square, Sparks, https://nuggetribcookoff.com/

Now thru Sept. 2, Burning Man, Black Rock Desert, https://burningman.org/

Aug. 30 thru Sept. 2, Civil War Days, 86 S. C St., Virginia City, 847-7500, https://visitvirginiacitynv.com/events/civil-war-days/

Sundays in Sept., Music Brunch, Chez Louie, Nevada Museum of Art, 60 W. Liberty St., Reno, 10am-2pm, Reservations: 284-292, https://www.nevadaart.org/calendar/

Thursdays thru Oct. 10, Tahoe City Farmers Market, 8am, Commons Beach, 400 N. Lake Blvd., Tahoe City, www.tahoecityfarmersmarket.com

Fridays thru Sept. 27, Reno Street Food—Food Truck Friday, Idlewild Park, 2055 Idlewild Dr., www.facebook.com/

Saturdays thru Sept. 28, Shirley’s Farmers Market, Tamarack Junction Casino, 13101 S. Virginia St., Reno, 9am, 746-5024, www.shirleysfarmersmarkets.com

Now thru Sept. 28, “A Summer Night’s Dream,” Sierra Watercolor Society, Sparks Museum & Cultural Center, 814 Victorian Ave., 355-1144, https://www.sierrawatercolorsociety.com/summer-dream.html

Now thru Oct. 24, Fast Lane/Slow Bake, Capital City Arts Initiative, Carson City Community Center, 851 E. Williams St., Carson City, free, http://ccainv.org/brenneman-drakulich/

Sept. 1-Oct. 20, “Art of the Aloha Shirt,” Wilbur D. May Museum, 1595 N. Sierra, Reno, 785-5961, https://www.washoecounty.us/parks/maycenterhome/museum/exhibitions.php

Sept. 3, SeniorFest, Reno Town Mall, 4001 S. Virginia, Reno, 9am-2pm, 348-0717, https://www.washoecounty.us/outreach/2019/08/2019-08-28-senior-fest-hsa.php

Sept. 6-7, Great Reno Balloon Races, Rancho San Rafael Park, 1595 N. Sierra, Reno, 384-2554, https://renoballoon.com/

Sept. 6-8, The Greek Festival, Saint Anthony Greek Orthodox Church, 4795 Lakeside Dr., Reno, www.renogreekfest.com

Sept. 6-8, 12-15, 19-22, Election Day, Restless Artists Theatre, 295 20th St., Sparks, 525-3074, http://rattheatre.org/

Sept. 7, Inaugural Reno Air Races Takeoff Celebration with Biggest Little Parade and Flyover, Reno-Stead Airport, free, 1-5pm, https://www.reno.gov/business/special-events-office/events

Sept. 7-8, Reno Running Fest, various locations, https://race178.com/reno-running-fest/ 

Sept. 7, 10, 28, 1868 FC, Greater Nevada Field, 250 Evans, Reno, https://www.reno1868fc.com/2019-schedule

Sept. 8, Camel & Ostrich Races, Virginia City, 12-2pm, 847-7500, https://visitvirginiacitynv.com/events/international-camel-ostrich-races-2-2/

Sept. 8-15, Reno Snaffle Bit Futurity, Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, 1350 N. Wells, Reno, https://www.renosnafflebitfuturity.com/

Sept. 11, Writer’s Wednesday, Immigrant Trails, 5-6:30pm, Nevada Historical Society, 1650 N. Virginia St., Reno, 688-1190,  http://nvculture.org/historicalsociety/event-directory/

Sept. 11-15, National Championship Air Races & Air Show, Stead Airfield, 4895 Texas Ave., Reno, 972-6663, https://airrace.org/

Sept. 12, Sundance Film Festival Short Films, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, Reno, 6-7:45pm, 329-3333, https://www.nevadaart.org/event/2019-sundance-film-festival-short-films/

Sept. 13, Art Afternoon: Workshop & Social for Seniors, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, Reno, 1-3pm, advanced registration recommended, 329-3333, https://www.nevadaart.org/

Sept. 14, Art & Soul Artwalk, downtown Truckee, 1-5pm, www.historictruckee.com

Sept. 14, Nevada Humanities Literary Crawl, along California Ave. and surrounding areas, Reno, free, 11am-8pm, https://www.nevadahumanities.org/events/2019/9/14/the-nevada-humanities-literary-crawl

Sept. 14, 28, Wolf Pack Football, Mackay Stadium, UNR campus, https://nevadawolfpack.com/schedule.aspx?schedule=356

Sept. 19, RenoCross Cyclocross Race, Rancho San Rafael Park, 1595 N. Sierra, Reno, http://www.renocross.com/site/index.php

Sept. 20-22, 27-29, Moon Over Buffalo, Carson Valley Community Theatre, CVIC Hall, 1602 Esmeralda Ave., Minden, 292-0939, http://www.carsonvalleycommunitytheatre.org/

Sept. 21, Holi Festival of Colors, Rancho San Rafael Park, 1595 N. Sierra St., Reno, 11am-4pm, 801-787-1510, www.festivalofcolorsusa.com

Sept. 21, Harvest of Homes, Historic Reno Preservation Society, 10am-3pm, 747-4478, http://www.historicreno.org/

Sept. 21-22, Peter Pan, A.V.A. Ballet Theatre and Reno Phil, Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts, 100 S. Virginia, Reno, 686-6600, http://pioneercenter.com/

Sept. 25-29, Street Vibrations Fall Rally, Reno-Tahoe-Carson and Virginia City, http://roadshowsreno.com/sv_fall.php

Sept. 27-29, Spartan World Championship, Squaw Valley, https://www.spartan.com/en/championships/world-championships/tahoe

Sept. 28, Nevadafest 2019—A Celebration of Nevada Craft Beer, downtown Reno, http://nvfest.com/

Sept. 28-29, Genoa Candy Dance, Genoa, 775-782-8696, http://www.genoanevada.org/candydancefaire.htm

Looking to October:

Outhouse Races 10/5-6

Italian Festival 10/12-13

Nevada Day Parade 10/26


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Sparks, NV 89435-0044
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