Nugget Casino Rib Cook-off - Sparks, NV - Aug 28 to Sep 2, 2019
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 6 to Sep 8, 2019
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 11 to Sep 15, 2019
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 25 to Sep 28, 2019
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 12 to Oct 13, 2019
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 20 to Oct 20, 2019
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.