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Motocross acrobatics and Blues Monsters performance highlight Carson Valley Inn birthday celebration



CVI NEWS — The Carson Valley Inn is celebrating its 30th Birthday on Sunday, August 24 with Blues, Brews & Motocross plus much more! The day’s events include activities all day in the casino plus free outdoor aerial Motocross Acrobatics Demonstrations and free entertainment with the Blues Monsters in the evening.

The outdoor festivities start at 5 p.m. in the north parking lot next to TJ’s Corral with the first high-flying motocross show produced by Livfast, an FMX Action Sports company that puts on these shows throughout the western states. The Livfast motorcycle riders will be performing huge aerial stunts including 30′ high jumps and backflips! X-Games Gold Medalist Lance Coury will be one of the riders performing tricks during the show at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Lance got his first motorcycle when he was 4 years old, has been competitively riding since 1995 and he is known for pushing the limits!!

During the evening there will be free activities for the kids and free popcorn and free ice cream for kids of all ages. Water, sodas and beer wilt be sold to quench your thirst or for sipping while enjoying the evening’s activities.

The Blues Monsters will perform from 6:30 to 8:30 in TJ’s Corral and their shows are also free. This rockin’ blues band entertains with a powerfully unique combination of R&B, funk, jazz and Chicago-style blues. The group has been voted the #1 blues band in artist-rich North Lake Tahoe for 7 years running. Whether paying respects to the masters of traditional blues, or rockin’ out other tunes, The Blues Monsters get the whole house up and dancing!

Inside the Carson Valley Inn casino on Sunday, August 24, free cake and champagne will be served from 2 to 3 p.m. and 7 to 8 p.m., free birthday t-shirts will be distributed at random times throughout the day while supplies last and INN Club members earn triple points from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will also be drawings for up to $5,000 in the casino at 3, 4, 9 and 10 p.m.

The Carson Valley Inn (www.carsonvalleyinn.com) is located on US Hwy 395 in Minden, NV near the start of State Hwy 88, twenty minutes from Lake Tahoe’s south shore and 45 minutes south of Reno. The property includes a casino, sports and race book, 149-room hotel, 74-room motor lodge, 59-site RV Park, TJ’s Corral Outdoor Concert and Event Center and a convenience store with Shell gas and diesel fuel. There are also banquet and meeting rooms and services plus three dining facilities; CV Steak, the Inn’s Nevada-style steakhouse featuring steaks, seafood, pasta dishes and more; Katie’s, for 24- hour dining choices and Job’s Perk for coffee drinks, pastries and sundries.

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