Nugget Casino Rib Cook-off - Sparks, NV - Sep 2 to Sep 7, 2020
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.
Great Reno Balloon Race - Reno, NV - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
One of the largest free hot-air ballooning event in the world, with almost 100 balloons and 120,000 spectators each year.
National Championship Air Races - Reno, NV - Sep 16 to Sep 20, 2020
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.
Street Vibrations Motorcycle Festival - Reno, NV - Sep 24 to Sep 27, 2020
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.
Eldorado Great Italian Festival - Reno, NV - Oct 10 to Oct 11, 2020
Lots of fun with grape stomping, pasta bowls for sauce tasting, wine, dinner buffet, and kid’s gelato eating contest plus more fun activities.
Pumpkin Palooza - Sparks, NV - Oct 24 to Oct 25, 2020
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.