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March 2019

International Collegiate Mining Competition

March 22, 2019 @ 8:00 am - March 23, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
International Collegiate Mining Competition

Mining returns to the Comstock with the 41st annual International Collegiate Mining Games, with public activities Friday March 21st and Saturday March 22nd. This year’s event is hosted by the University of Nevada, Reno Mining Team, the Mackay Muckers. The collegiate mining competition began in 1978 in honor and remembrance of the fallen miners from the Sunshine Mine fire in 1972. The competition consists of traditional mining methods; seven events make up the competition — Track Stand A timed event requiring…

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June 2021

Eureka Gold Rush Games

June 26 @ 9:00 am - June 27 @ 9:00 pm
Eureka, Nevada, Eureka, NV 89316 United States + Google Map

Score the mother lode! Old fashioned mining games - Men's Single Jack Men's Hand Mucking Men's Spike Driving Women's Single Jack Women's Hand Mucking Women's Spike Drive Double Jack Drilling Single Jack Leg Drilling Team Jack Leg Drilling CASH Prizes and trophies! Enter to compete today! This is a family friendly event! Concerts, kid games, food and fun! Saturday night join us for a Grubstake Dinner Banquet and concert! This event is hosted by Western Spirit Foundation, a 501(c)(3) devoted…

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