Articles Tagged ‘fun’

Reno’s Public Art

Reno’s Public Art April 29, 2012 | What's New | Read More
The City of Reno has a nice selection of public art scattered around the town. From graphic murals to statues of colorful fish, the city (which becomes Artown during the month of July) has been adding in more displays of art every year. Photo by Christina Nellemann

Reno Food Truck Fridays

March 22, 2012 | Events, Food | Read More
Fridays in Reno have just gotten a bit more delicious…on wheels. The very popular food truck trend has skyrocketed in the Biggest Little City and the city will be celebrating this spring, summer and fall with Food Truck Fridays. These weekly events will take place at the old CitiCenter site on...

10 Off the Beaten Path Things to Do in Reno/Lake Tahoe

10 Off the Beaten Path Things to Do in Reno/Lake Tahoe December 20, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Anyone can go to a casino buffet, ski the slopes of Lake Tahoe or go to a special event downtown, but look just beyond the typical tourist things to do you and you will find that Reno and Lake Tahoe offer a wide range of off-beat and fun things to do for the whole family. Hang gliding or a stream train...

Best Reno Museums for Children

Best Reno Museums for Children November 3, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Reno is not only a playground for adults, this small city has several excellent cultural experiences for both parents and children. In fact, some of the best places for children to spend their time in Reno is at the area’s museums. Here are the five best museums in the Reno area for the kids (and...

Top 10 Things to Do in Reno

Top 10 Things to Do in Reno October 14, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
The Biggest Little City in the World has a surprising amount of things to do in such a small area. In the space of a day any visitor to Reno can go for a bike along the Truckee River, visit an award-winning museum or climb a mountain. Adults can live it up at any of the casinos or hiking trails in the...

Late-Night Dining in Reno

Late-Night Dining in Reno September 26, 2011 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
After a movie by the Truckee River or a concert at the Knitting Factory in downtown Reno, locals are apt to grab a late night snack at various places around town. This is a great time to see Reno at its most fun. In this 24-hour town there are several places where you can grab a burger or pizza and...

Reno River Festival

Reno River Festival April 26, 2011 | Events, What's New | Read More
The very popular Reno River Festival will be held at the Truckee River Whitewater Park in downtown Reno May 6-8, 2011. This event attracts nearly 40,000 people, and the Truckee Whitewater Park is known around the globe as one of the paddle sports industry’s top whitewater events. Because of...

2011 Brew HaHa

2011 Brew HaHa January 11, 2011 | Events, Nightlife | Read More
The very popular Brew HaHa will take place at John Ascuaga’s Nugget on January 14, 2011. This year there will be over 35 microbreweries on site including North Coast, Rogue, Kona, Big Sky, Alaskan, Lost Coast, Grand Teton, Buckbean, Silver Peak and Great Basin. The entertainment this year is the...

Crawlin’ Along Downtown: Reno Beer Crawls

Crawlin’ Along Downtown: Reno Beer Crawls December 24, 2010 | Events, Nightlife | Read More
The 2010 Reno Santa Pub Crawl on December 11 attracted over 3,000 festive revelers. That’s a lot of red and white! Over the past few years, Reno has become the place to be for various beer crawls that take participants to local bars and pubs in the downtown area. These include regular beer crawls...

Reno Rink on the River

Reno Rink on the River December 17, 2010 | Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
The Reno Rink on the River opened up over the Thanksgiving holiday and is one of the most popular activities downtown during the holiday season. The rink is on the location of the former Mapes Hotel right on the Truckee River. The rink operates every day when the weather permits until February 21, 2011....