WASHINGTON — A vast sweep of rural Nevada marked by lonely desert valleys, craggy mountain ranges and both ancient and modern art will become the newest addition to the nation’s inventory of protected landscapes today. President Barack Obama will sign a proclamation designating the Basin and Range National Monument on 704,000 acres — 1,100 square […]
Source: Las Vegas Review-Journal, BLM: Burning Man yet to resolve health, safety issues WASHINGTON – A month and a half before the scheduled start of this year’s desert festival, organizers of the annual Burning Man in Northern Nevada have yet to resolve more than 15 health and safety issues stemming from last year’s event, according […]
Here are six events to check out this week. Be sure to visit our events calendar, loaded with more than 400 upcoming events. I Am My Brother’s Keeper exhibit at UNR Kidgits Dino Days at Meadowood Mall Farmers Market at the Sands with Brothers Gow You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown at Reno Little Theater […]
Now through July 31, the Reno Philharmonic is offering a 40 percent introductory discount for first-time season ticket purchasers in honor of their 47th Season and the 2015-16 Classix Series. This season will feature selections from Verdi, Handel, Beethoven, Gershwin, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, accomplished soloists, an original composition and a West Coast premiere between October 2015 and April […]
A national arts organization, Americans for the Arts, has chosen NV Energy as one of the most active supporters of community arts. The selection was made as part of the Business Committee for the Arts and it only honors 10 U.S. companies a year. NV Energy is the first Nevada business to receive this recognition, […]
Circus Circus Reno is hosting the second annual 24-hour Wall Mural Marathon in conjunction with Artown. Selected artists will paint individual murals on seven different panels on the exterior of the Circus Circus main building, facing Virginia Street. All murals will remain on display for a year and will serve to beautify the downtown area. […]
Artown’s People Project is up and running throughout Midtown. Check out all of the sculptures at local businesses, and watch the video below for more details on this first-time business-art collaboration. Artown is also sponsoring live concerts at the Stix, 700 South Virginia Street, every Sunday at 7 p.m. Get the schedule and details here.