PHOTO GALLERY: The Utility Players Light Up The Sands

The Utility Players

By Dana Nollsch It is a Saturday night; a very busy night in Reno. We are headed to the Sands to enjoy the utility players. This is fast becoming a Reno entertainment staple. The utility players have performed since January of 2009 and now they are in their ninth season as an improve group. The […]

Peppermill Hosts Career Fair: Details Here

Peppermill Reno

Who: Peppermill Resort Spa Casino What: Career Fair – Peppermill is looking to hire new employees When: Tuesday, May 19. 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Where: The Peppermill’s Tuscany Ballroom, 2707 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV 89502 The Peppermill will host a career fair on Tuesday, May 19 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in […]

Holland & Hart Launches Free Entrepreneur Education Series ‘Law on Tap’ to Support New and Growing Reno Businesses

Holland and Hart

Holland & Hart, Nevada’s largest full-service law firm, will launch its inaugural entrepreneur education series called “Law on Tap” on May 27 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Holland & Hart offices in Reno. “Law on Tap” gives local entrepreneurs and small business owners the opportunity to learn from Holland & Hart attorneys how […]

Silver City Celebration This Weekend

Red Dog Saloon in Silver City, Nevada

If you’re looking for something unique to do this weekend, why not head to Silver City, Nevada? Approximately 45 minutes from Reno, this former mining town is a national historic landmark of the Comstock. There are quite a few events happening on Saturday, May 16. At 2 p.m., there will be a street dance on […]

Spring Wings Festival Showcases Migration of Hundreds of Bird Species in Lahontan Valley

Spring Wings Festival

FALLON -– The annual Spring Wings Festival, hosted by the Stillwater National Wildlife Refuge and Friends of Stillwater NWR, celebrates the migration of shorebird and waterfowl through the Lahontan Valley Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 10 a.m.to 3 p.m. starting in the Churchill County multipurpose building on 225 Sheckler Road. The family friendly event features […]

Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park Hosts Diana Mine Tour: Details Here

Diana Mine at Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park

GABBS — Nevada State Parks is hosting Diana Mine Day at Berlin Ichthyosaur State Park on Friday, May 15. Carved out of solid rock, the Diana Mine is more than a tunnel. The mine remains much as it was when activities ceased, giving the impression that miners are due to return for the next shift. […]

Reno singer Chari Boom Brap to perform May 15 in Reno

chari broom brap

CARSON CITY — Reno singer and Nevada Arts Council fellow Chari Boom Brap, also known as Chariell Smith, will perform at 7:30 p.m. May 15 at the Holland Project, 140 Vesta St. in Reno. The free event is billed as an evening of rhythmic storytelling with a group of musicians and poets backed by a […]

The Great Reno Bike Swap Coming to Idlewild Park Sat. May 16, 2015

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The Great Reno Bike Swap and sale is an opportunity to purchase all types of quality used bicycles, bike parts and related bike gear at affordable prices. It is a venue for those looking to sell their equipment on consignment. All sellers receive 80 percent of the sales price, while the swap retains 20 percent. There […]

PHOTO GALLERY: River, Sculpture Fests Dominate Downtown

Sculpture-River Fest 2015 (14 of 22)

There were many things to do this weekend, but draws to downtown seemed to focus on the River Fest and Sculpture Fest. Enjoy the photos of both, below.

Nirvana-inspired Play Coming to Good Luck Macbeth: Get Details Here

Shiner Flyer

Moving Production about Kurt Cobain, Grunge and Suicide Opens in May Good Luck Macbeth Theatre is hosting the Nirvana-inspired play, Shiner. Shiner, by playwright Christian Durso, follows two 13-year-olds Jake and Margot, in 1994, who form their own grunge-music fan club to celebrate all things Nirvana. Jake and Margot become bound as much by their insecurities […]

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