Reno Fall Festivals – Fall 2024 NV Events

Eldorado Great Italian Festival - Reno, NV - Oct 7 to Oct 8, 2023
Lots of fun with grape stomping, pasta bowls for sauce tasting, wine, dinner buffet, and kid’s gelato eating contest plus more fun activities.

Tahoe City Oktoberfest - Tahoe City, CA - Sep 23 to Sep 23, 2023
Featuring local craft beers, live music, and delicious food in a festive fall celebration, Tahoe City’s Annual Oktoberfest returns to town for Saturday

Street Vibrations Motorcycle Festival - Reno, NV - Sep 21 to Sep 24, 2023
A celebration of music, metal and motorcycles. Offers poker runs, live entertainment, ride-in shows, stunt and bike shows and more to more than 50,000 biking enthusiasts.

National Championship Air Races - Reno, NV - Sep 13 to Sep 17, 2023
Witness the thrill and excitement of the world;s fastest motor sport with spectacular races, iconic aircraft, and aviation history displays. This event is the longest-running air race, and the only closed-course pylon racing event in the world.

Great Reno Balloon Race - Reno, NV - Sep 8 to Sep 10, 2023
One of the largest free hot-air ballooning event in the world, with almost 100 balloons and 120,000 spectators each year.

Nugget Casino Rib Cook-off - Sparks, NV - Aug 30 to Sep 4, 2023
An all you can eat event with plenty of BBQ foods (over 250,000 pounds of ribs) plus live music entertainment, kids activities, craft vendors, beer garden, and of course the casino nearby.

Pumpkin Palooza - Sparks, NV - Oct 22 to Oct 23, 2022
2023 – postponed for 2023 with hopes to return. Normally: Autumn-themed activities including a pumpkin derby, marshmallow shooting, costume parade, carnival games live music, pumpkin seed spitting contest, pumpkin pie eating contest and mummy wrapping contest.