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November 2018

Virginia City’s Veteran’s Day Parade

November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Virginia City, 18 S C St.
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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The Comstock honors all the men and women of the military who paid the ultimate sacrifice for our country the weekend of Memorial Day. Come to Virginia City to honor America's veterans for their patriotism and willingness to serve for our freedom. Come honor those past and current veterans of our armed forces.

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Polar Express Train Ride – Carson City V&T Depot

November 21, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - December 24, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
V & T Railway, 4650 Eastgate siding Rd
Carson City, NV 89701 United States
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During the holiday season, characters, entertainment and Santa bring the story to life, with a souvenir silver sleigh bell to remember the journey. Hot chocolate, pajamas and wonderful Christmas spirit for your enjoyment. The one-hour long rides are fun for the whole family. Train Schedule: (Check Back for actual times)

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March 2019

Silver State Chili Cook-Off – Pahrump, NV

March 16 @ 12:00 am - March 17 @ 11:59 pm
Petrack Park – Pahrump, 150 NV-160
Pahrump, NV 89060
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Head to Pahrump for the 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 CHILI! You can taste the chili! For $10 you can taste of a dozen of the chili entries. The Silver State Chili Cookoff is sanctioned by the International Chili Society.

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Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry, Virginia City

Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry

March 16 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
C Street, Virginia City, NV United States + Google Map

St. Patrick’s Day is always nuts in Virginia City! Have a ball, or two, in historic Virginia City and join 7,000 other daring revelers for a party that only the Comstock could throw. Sample tasty testes from cooks competing for the title of Best Rocky Mountain Oyster Cook in the West! Dress in your most outlandish St. Paddy’s Day garb, walk in the parade. Line-up starts at 11 am with the parade beginning at noon. Join the costume contest and…

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Virginia City St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 17
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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International Collegiate Mining Competition

March 22 @ 8:00 am - March 23 @ 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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April 2019

Virginia City Grand Prix

April 27 - April 28
Virginia City, 18 S C St.
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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The Comstock comes alive with the roar of motorcycles during the Virginia City Grand Prix, one of the largest and most competitive off road motorcycle races in the west. This annual two-day event draws more than 1,000 racers to Virginia City to battle the rough terrain for glory.  

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May 2019

Chili on the Comstock – Virginia City

May 18
Virginia City, 18 S C St.
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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Enjoy flavorful varieties of chili and of course plenty of cold, refreshing beer to wash it all down. This event takes place on C Street and the event hosts more than 30 of the best chili cooks in the west, all competing for a spot in the International Chili Society World Finals.

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June 2019

Oodles of Noodles Festival & Pasta Cook-Off – Dayton, NV

June 1
Dayton, NV, 100-204 Main St
Dayton, NV 89403 United States
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Dayton's Annual Oodles of Noodles Festival & Pasta Cook-Off is an event that celebrates Dayton's Chinese & Italian with a HUGE pasta cook off, live entertainment, vendor booths, gun slingers, food, and more!        

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August 2019

Hot August Nights in Virginia City

August 2 - August 11
Virginia City Fairgrounds, F Street
Virginia City, NV 89440 United States
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It’s never too soon to plan your next cruise! Make 2019 a classic with Hot August Nights in Virginia City, August 2-3. Celebrate Hot August Nights’ in this historic mining town just outside of Reno with cruising events, live entertainment, poker walk fun and more. The events begin at 9 am and run through 4 pm, with the cruise from 4–5 pm. Registration is only $40! Space is limited to the first 400 classic vehicles! Trailer parking is available at…

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