Reno-Tahoe music festival slated for Sept. 20-21, 2014

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Ten bands will play rock and country music over two days as the first ever Reno-Tahoe Musical Festival takes the stage September 20-21, 2014. The festival is at the Hawkins Outdoor Amphitheater, Bartley Ranch in Reno. Live music stars at 12 pm and goes until 10:00 pm with carnival games and food and beverages from […]

Festive “Party in the Garden” benefits arboretum

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Gather among the trees and flowers for a gala event, the Wilbur D. May Arboretum’s third annual “Party in the Garden,” to enjoy live jazz performed by the Scott Marshall Quartet, hors d’oeuvres from Little House Restaurant, Rounds Bakery desserts, beer from Silver Peak Brewery and wine from Whispering Vine. Set in the beautiful English […]

All Hat No Cattle to perform at Dangberg Historic Park

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Krista Jenkins and All Hat No Cattle will bring some original tunes to the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Thursday, July 24, at 6 p.m. Krista Jenkins is a fourth-generation Nevadan and resident of Carson Valley who brings a love of living in ranchland to her original songs. Joining Jenkins, who plays guitar and […]

Businesses welcome all to discover Dickerson Road

Get free tips on gardening and attracting beneficial insects, such as bees, from Cooperative experts Tuesdays, 6 – 8 p.m. at Washoe County’s Bartley Ranch Regional Park. Photo courtesy of Wendy Hanson Mazet, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension.

Discover Dickinson Road on July 19 from 12-10 pm, artists and businesses are welcoming the public to explore what the road has to offer. Food trucks, music, art projects, performance art and yoga will be presented at the open house. Take Second Street west beyond Keystone Avenue and it turns into Dickerson Road. And if you […]

Whitney Myer performs free for Reno fans

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Whitney Myer puts on a free show three nights in July for the Reno fan base that got her started. She showcases her soulful voice, intricate rhythms, stacked harmonies and electronic synthesizers as seen on season two of “The Voice.” The performances are Thursday, July 24, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., Friday, July 25, 8 […]

Circus Circus hosting sock hop for Hot August Nights 2014

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Circus Circus Reno invites all to the official Hot August Nights Sock Hop Wednesday, July 30 beginning at 5 p.m. Join in the event in the Mandalay Ballroom with music, dancing, contests and food. All ages are welcome. Emcee services will be supplied by 103.7 FM, The River, Hot August Nights’ official radio station. They […]

American Idol Bus Tour rolls into Reno

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The American Idol Bus Tour made its way to downtown Reno on July 12, attracting hundreds of aspiring musicians. “Believe,” the Burning Man art sculpture, was in the background while members of the Reno community took the opportunity to audition for American Idol. Senior supervising producer Patrick Lynn said these are the easier rounds where […]

Bootleggers and Ten Dollar Pony in concert at Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

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The Bootleggers band will headline a concert opened by another local group, Ten Dollar Pony, at the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park on Sunday, July 13, at 5 p.m. The Bootleggers play classic rock, country and original music, with influences including Van Morison, Skynyrd, Merle Haggard, Hand Williams, The Beatles, Georgia Satelites and many more. […]

Family series continues at Artown

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As Artown takes the stage for its 31-day celebration of arts and culture, KNPB joins the 19th annual edition of the nationally-renowned festival to present four weeks of free, family-friendly entertainment during its Monday night Family Series including Miss Rosa and Mr. Steve from PBS Kids. Beginning July 7, downtown Reno’s Wingfield Park, hosts families […]

Performing arts series tickets now on sale at UNR

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 The 2014-15 Performing Arts Series presented by the University of Nevada, Reno has yet another stellar season planned at a down-to-earth price. Bringing some of the finest performers in the world to Nightingale Concert Hall, the series is offering season ticket discounts for its package of five performances, for substantial savings over individual prices. The […]

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