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Seasonal Events in Reno

Reno is home to a wide variety of unique and exiting events all year round! When you stay with us you'll easily find new things to try with other travelers from all over the world as they explore the exciting and vibrant annual events in Reno. No matter what time of the year it is there's plenty of fun new adventures to have. Keep an eye on our list of events below for some of our favorite activities of the season.

Reno Air Races

As the last event of its kind the Reno Air Races follow a long tradition of spectacle featuring various classes of small planes in a series of fast paced competitions.

Dates: September 14 - 18
Location: Stead Air Field, 4895 Texas Ave, Reno


Street Vibrations

Music, metal, and motorcycles are coming to Reno! This week long rally features exciting shows, incredible attractions, and entertainment that any bike enthusiast will love.

Dates: September 21 - 25
Location: Downtown Reno


Spartan Race 2016 World Championships

10,000 athletes. 14 miles of terrain. 6000ft of elevation gain. Over 30 obstacles. Only 1 champion. Watch as men, women, and children trudge through mud, hills, and barriers for their shot at glory. Beer, food trucks, parties, giveaways and tram rides await spectators.

Dates: October 1 - 2
Location: Squaw Valley - 1960 Squaw Valley Rd, Olympic Valley, California 96146

Event Info

Reno Bites Restaurant Week

Taste the culinary talent in Reno! A week of prix fixe menus, specialty items and activities awaits your fork and stomach. The 5th anniversary of Restaurant week culminates with a Chef Showdown, in which Reno's best chefs compete for prizes and bragging rights.

Dates: October 10 - 16
Location: Participating locations

Great Eats

Wrangler/Professional's Choice ACTRA National Finals

American Cowboys Team Roping Association (ACTRA) is the largest non-profit team roping organization in the United States. The Biggest Little City in the World plays home to 8 days of team roping as well as a host of vendors featuring furniture, home decor, jewelry, clothing, and more.

Dates: October 16 - 22
Location: Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center - 1350 N. Wells Avenue Reno, NV 89512

Rope 'Em

Reno Zombie Crawl

One of the biggest zombie bar crawls in the world makes its way back to Nevada this October. The Reno Zombie Crawl is one of USA Today’s Top 10 Costumed Halloween Parties in the states! Returning for its 9th year, the 2016 crawl will be highlighted by more than 50 different bars, hundreds of drink specials, and plenty of spooky Allhallows Eve activities.

Dates: October 22 - 23
Location: Downtown Reno

Creepy Crawl

Off Beat Arts & Music Festival

Be part of this 2nd annual, citywide, multi-venue event that centers around the best things created in Reno! Music, food, art, and more combine to make some of the best 4 days of fall!

Dates: November 3 - 6
Location: Downtown Reno

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