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January 2018
Topaz Lodge Fishing Derby

Topaz Lodge Fishing Derby

January 1, 2018 - April 15, 2018
Topaz Lodge, 1979 US Highway 395 South
Gardnerville, NV 89410
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Get Paid to Fish!!! Travel south from Carson Valley down US Highway 395 to Topaz Lake for the annual Topaz Lodge Fishing Derby that kicks off on January 1st, 2018 and runs through April 15th. With 2,500 acres of open water, Topaz Lake has primarily two types of trout, Rainbow Trout and Brown Trout. However, other types of fish are sometimes caught, namely bowcutt trout, tiger trout and even the occasional large or small mouth bass. *Every angler who catches…

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Eagles & Agriculture - Carson Valley

Eagles & Agriculture – Carson Valley

January 25, 2018 - January 28, 2018
Carson Valley, 1477 US Highway 395 N, Ste. C
Gardnerville, NV 89410
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Eagles & Agriculture is one of the most unusual events on any state’s calendar. It attracts hundreds of visitors to the Carson Valley each February for this unique opportunity to photograph the birds, tour the ranches, and gape in wonder as bald eagles congregate in the meadows. These haughty raptors are there because it is the birthing season for the cattle, and like the scavengers they are, they eagerly devour the resulting placentas and the occasional stillborn calf. But instead…

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Mesquite Hot Air Balloon Festival

Mesquite Hot Air Balloon Festival

January 26, 2018 - January 28, 2018
CasaBlanca Resort & Casino – Mesquite, 950 W. Mesquite Blvd
Mesquite, NV 89027
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Bright colored balloons will take to the skies above Mesquite for the 2016 Hot Air Balloon Festival Saturday and Sunday. The Stars and Stripes balloon will be the first to launch and begin the festivities each morning, followed by more than 40 other balloons as they chase the lead balloon and race around the Virgin Valley. The Mesquite Balloon Festival will also offer culinary and entertainment festivities for the whole family. As the sun goes down, a balloon glow will…

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Rotary Ice Fishing Derby at Cave Lake - Ely NV

Rotary Ice Fishing Derby – Cave Lake Ely NV

January 27, 2018
CAVE LAKE STATE PARK, Cave Lake State Park
Ely, NV 89315 United States
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Enjoy the experience of Ice fishing at it's best, fun and you get paid to fish.  Take in the beautiful landscape and meet some great explores. January at Cave Rock lake and park. Angler 1 Sportfishing Adventures takes anglers from Las Vegas to the Derby every year! Here is a place for friends and ALL participating anglers to see and share stories and photos taken at the Ely Rotary Club's Annual $5000. Ice Fishing Derby at Cave Lake.

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TEDx University of Nevada

TEDx University of Nevada

January 27, 2018 at 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Reno-Sparks Convention Center, 4590 S Virginia St.
Reno, NV 89502
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In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized event that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. This event called TEDxUniversityofNevada, where x=independently organized TED event. At TEDxUniversityofNevada, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events, including ours, are self-organized. Interested in speaking…

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National Cowboy Poetry Gathering - Western Folklife, Elko

National Cowboy Poetry Gathering

January 30, 2018 at 8:00 am - February 4, 2018 at 5:00 pm
Elko, NV, 501 Railroad Street
Elko, NV 89801 United States
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The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering is the nation’s original cowboy poetry and music festival. Since 1985, aficionados of the American West have traveled to remote Elko, Nevada, to meet like-minded people, be captivated by poets and musicians whose art is an expression of their life on the land, participate in creating traditional Western gear and art, learn about current challenges and creative solutions in Western land management, and kick up their heels and enjoy a week filled with entertainment, learning…

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February 2018
Dam Short Film Festival Boulder City

Dam Short Film Festival – Boulder City

February 8, 2018 at 11:00 am - February 11, 2018 at 11:00 pm
Boulder Theatre, 1225 Arizona St,
Boulder City, NV 89005
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Nevada’s Largest Film Festival The Dam Short Film Festival screens over 125 short films in four days every February! Held at the historic Boulder Theatre in Boulder City, Nevada, the Dam Short Film Festival has become an event not to miss. Now in its 14th year, this year's festival is sure to entertain and enrich! On the final night of the festival, the anticipation builds as everyone gathers for the Best of the Fest Award Winner Screening, when the winners…

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NNRY Winter Shoot Spectacular - Ely NV

Winter Steam Photo Shoot Spectacular- Nevada Northern Railway – Ely

February 9, 2018 - February 11, 2018
Nevada Northern Railway, 1100 Ave A
Ely, NV 89301
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Hidden away in the high desert of east central Nevada is a time capsule like no other, the Nevada Northern Railway National Historic Landmark. Annually during the first two weekends in February, time travel is possible. Come to Ely Nevada, set your watch back a century, and photograph railroading as it was in the last century. What can you expect during the photo shoots? World-class photographic opportunities, steam locomotives pulling vintage freight and passenger cars that are original to the…

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AMA National Championship Snow Bike Series: Round 5 Lake Tahoe

National Championship Snow Bike Series – Stateline Lake Tahoe

February 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 50 Hwy 50
Stateline, NV 89449
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The Snow Bike Series is the National Championship racing series for motorized snow bikes. This unique event comes to Hard Rock Casino & Resort in Stateline Lake Tahoe. Watch pro & amateur men and women classes take to cold on snowbikes. This event also features a vendor area, music, snow bike demo rides, and an after-hours awards party. Gates open at 3pm, practice starts at 4pm, racing at 5pm. Ages 13-Up $15, 6-12 $10, 5-Under Free. Click Here for tickets.

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NNRY Winter Shoot Spectacular - Ely NV

Winter Steam Photo Shoot Spectacular- Nevada Northern Railway – Ely

February 16, 2018 - February 18, 2018
Nevada Northern Railway, 1100 Ave A
Ely, NV 89301
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Hidden away in the high desert of east central Nevada is a time capsule like no other, the Nevada Northern Railway National Historic Landmark. Annually during the first two weekends in February, time travel is possible. Come to Ely Nevada, set your watch back a century, and photograph railroading as it was in the last century. What can you expect during the photo shoots? World-class photographic opportunities, steam locomotives pulling vintage freight and passenger cars that are original to the…

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Pahrump Hot Air Balloon Festival

Pahrump Hot Air Balloon Festival

February 23, 2018 - February 25, 2018
Petrack Park – Pahrump, 150 NV-160
Pahrump, NV 89060
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The Pahrump Balloon Festival brings together more than 20 hot air balloon pilots from the western states. Bring the family to enjoy hot air balloon rides, music and entertainment, great food and arts and crafts! There will also be a hot air balloon glow show the evening of Friday, Feb. 23 and Saturday, Feb. 24, where more than a dozen balloons will illuminate the area as they are synchronize their balloons to music.

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Father-Daughter Day & Dance - Virginia City

Virginia City’s Annual Father-Daughter Day & Dance

February 24, 2018 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Piper’s Opera House – Virginia City, 12 B St.
Virginia City, NV 89440
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Fathers, treat your daughter like a Victorian princess with a day-date to Virginia City for a Father-Daughter Day & Dance. The All-Inclusive price includes several attractions including lunch at one of your favorite Virginia City eateries, delicious fudge from Grandma's Fudge, a beautiful flower, old-time photos and more, all designed to create an unforgettable experience for daddy’s little girl. End the day with a charming father-daughter dance at the historic Piper’s Opera House. Click Here to buy tickets.

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Winnemucca Ranch Hand Rodeo

Winnemucca Ranch Hand Rodeo

February 28, 2018 - March 4, 2018
Winnemucca Convention Center, 50 W Winnemucca Blvd
Winnemucca, NV 89445
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Nevada’s largest & most exciting Ranch Hand Rodeo! Thirty teams compete for bragging rights and prizes in Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Stopping, Wild Mugging, Trailer Loading, Team Roping, Ranch Doctoring, and Team Branding. Free admission to Wednesday — Friday events and the Ranch, Rope and Performance Horse Sale on Saturday evening. Don’t forget WILD HORSE RACING! We will take eighteen 3 man teams. Call 541-475-7828 to enter! See you the first weekend in March! Free Admission

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March 2018
North Lake Tahoe Snowfest

North Lake Tahoe Snowfest

March 1, 2018 - March 11, 2018
North Lake Tahoe, 8599 N Lake Blvd.
Kings Beach, CA 96143
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North Lake Tahoe's Snowfest is a 10-day winter carnival with numerous events and activities celebrating the Lake Tahoe winter scene. Fun to be had by all ages..be it kids, families, adult only, or animal events...SnowFest! has it all! Snowfest began in spring of 1982. The event celebrates life in the High Sierra and features: parades, fireworks, a Polar Bear Swim, an Iditarun, the Snowfest! Queen, a pancake breakfast and much more.

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2018 Pennzoil 400 Weekend - Las Vegas Motor Speedway

NASCAR Las Vegas – Pennzoil 400 Weekend

March 2, 2018 - March 4, 2018
Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 Las Vegas Boulevard North
Las Vegas, NV 89115 United States
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Las Vegas race packages include excellent Pennzoil 400 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race tickets and optional Xfinity Series tickets and Friday Camping World Truck Series tickets. Your choice of fabulous Las Vegas hotels, resorts and casinos along with track transfers via deluxe buses to Las Vegas Motor Speedway using an exclusive route through Nellis Air Force Base are also included. Las Vegas Motor Speedway has preferred bus parking close to the track and your seats. In addition, Las Vegas…

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Monster Jam - Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center

Monster Jam – Reno

March 9, 2018 at 1:00 pm - March 11, 2018 at 6:30 pm
Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, 1350 N Wells Ave
Reno, NV 89501
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Monster Jam® is the most action-packed live event on four wheels where world-class drivers compete in front of capacity crowds in both monster truck racing and freestyle competitions. Celebrating 25 years of adrenaline-charged family entertainment, Monster Jam combines spontaneous entertainment with the ultimate off-road, motorsport competition. Monster Jam features the most recognizable trucks in the world including Grave Digger®, Max-DTM, El Toro Loco®, Monster Mutt® and many more. Monster Jam events leave you on the edge of your seat as…

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Reno Gem Faire

Reno Gem Faire

March 16, 2018 - March 18, 2018
Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, 1350 N Wells Ave
Reno, NV 89501
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The annual Reno Gem Faire showcases Fine jewelry, gems, beads, crystals, gold & silver, minerals & much more at low manufacturer prices. This event features exhibitors with wares from around the world. Jewelry repair & cleaning is available while you shop. Free hourly door prizes! Gem Faire is one of the largest Gem, Jewelry & Bead shows in the U.S., with nearly 50 shows a year.

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Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry - Virginia City

Virginia City’s Annual Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry

March 17, 2018 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Virginia City, 18 S C St.
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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Have a ball, or two, in historic Virginia City this St. Patrick’s Day. Each year, more than 3,000 daring connoisseurs sample tasty testes from cooks competing for the title of Best Rocky Mountain Oyster Cook in the West! Cooks from around the west fry, smoke or grill these delectable concoctions in a way that will make you forget what you’re really eating. Go balls out and try them all. Dress in your most outlandish St. Patty’s Day garb, walk in…

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Virginia City's St. Patrick's Day Parade

Virginia City St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 17, 2018 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Virginia City, 18 S C St.
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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Dress in your most outlandish St. Patty’s Day garb, walk in the parade, join the costume contest and get in on the Ballbreaker Saloon Crawl. This full-on Irish testicle festival is the place to be for St. Patrick’s Day, complete with a beer garden, music and the lively atmosphere found only in Virginia City.

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Silver State Chili Cook-Off - Pahrump, NV

Silver State Chili Cook-Off – Pahrump, NV

March 24, 2018 at 10:00 am - March 25, 2018 at 4:00 pm
Petrack Park – Pahrump, 150 NV-160
Pahrump, NV 89060
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Head to Pahrump for the 5th Annual Silver State Chili Cook-Off at Petrack Park every March! Enjoy celebrity judges, live music, gun fighters, Silver Tappers, raffles, car show, vendors and more. Visitors can also taste the chili entries. The Silver State Chili Cookoff is sanctioned by the International Chili Society.

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