Nevada Festivals 2016, 2017

Burning Man 2016

Burning Man

August, 2016

Black Rock Desert, NV, Black Rock Desert, Nevada

What started as a gathering of friends on a San Francisco beach has grown into an annual festival that brings 70,000 participants to an otherwise unused stretch of desert in northern Nevada. Burning Man lasts for a week,.. Read More
Las Vegas Bikefest 2016

Las Vegas Bikefest

October 29, 2016

Freemont Street between 9th and 10th Streets, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Las Vegas Bikefest is an annual three day and night party where motorcycle enthusiasts can show off their hog and win lots of cash. Featuring the “Artistry in Iron” Master Builder Championship competition for over a decade, visitors can see.. Read More
Reno Jazz Festival 2017

Reno Jazz Festival

April, 2017

University of Nevada, Reno, Reno, Nevada

For more than five decades, gifted students, prominent professional artists, and some of the top names in Jazz convene at the Reno Jazz Festival for a weekend of competitions, music, and fun. In addition to hosting impressive live performances.. Read More
Viva Las Vegas 18 2017

Viva Las Vegas 18

April, 2017

The Orleans Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Viva Las Vegas Festival considers itself one of the greatest Rockabilly festivals in the world. Attendees experience four days of music, partying, and hotrods. The highlight of the weekend is a pre-1960's era car show. Multiple stages feature .. Read More
Reno River Festival 2017

Reno River Festival

May, 2017

Wingfield Park, Reno, Nevada

Anyone looking for an adventure filled vacation should look no farther than the Reno River Festival. Every May this exciting event brings world renowned kayakers to town for a weekend of action packed adventure that includes whitewater rafting, .. Read More
The Big Imagination 747 2016

The Big Imagination 747

August 28, 2016

Black Rock City, Black Rock City, Nevada

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Burning Man 2016

Burning Man

August 28, 2016

Black Rock City, Black Rock City, Nevada

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Desert Hops International Beer Festival 2016

Desert Hops International Beer Festival

August, 2016

The Cosmopolitan Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Leilani's Polynesian Island Festival 2016

Leilani's Polynesian Island Festival

August, 2016

Bartley Ranch Park and Amphitheater, Reno, Nevada

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Hearts O' Gold Cantaloupe Festival 2016

Hearts O' Gold Cantaloupe Festival

August, 2016

Churchill County Fairgrounds, Fallon, Nevada

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BEER at Mandalay Bay 2016

BEER at Mandalay Bay

August, 2016

Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Aces & Ales Strong Beer Festival 2016

Aces & Ales Strong Beer Festival

August, 2016

Aces and Ales, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Vegas Unplugged Music Festival 2016

Vegas Unplugged Music Festival

August, 2016

Las Vegas Grammar School (Historic Fifth Street School), Las Vegas, Nevada

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Elko County Fair 2016

Elko County Fair

August, 2016

Fairgrounds , Elko, Nevada

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Reno Greek Festival 2016

Reno Greek Festival

August, 2016

RENO GREEK FESTIVAL, Reno, Nevada

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Reno Arch Plaza 2016

Reno Arch Plaza

August, 2016

Downtown Reno , Reno, Nevada

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Peppermill Casino 2016

Peppermill Casino

August, 2016

Peppermill Casino North parking lot , Reno, Nevada

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Hot August Night Nostalgia Faire 2016

Hot August Night Nostalgia Faire

August, 2016

Reno Livestock Event Center , Reno, Nevada

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Big Boys Toy Store 2016

Big Boys Toy Store

August, 2016

Reno Event Center , Reno, Nevada

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International Gifts & Crafts Show 2016

International Gifts & Crafts Show

August, 2016

Cannery Hotel & Casino , North Las Vegas, Nevada

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Round Hill Arts and Crafts Show 2016

Round Hill Arts and Crafts Show

August, 2016

Round Hill Plaza , Zephyr Cove, Nevada

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Las Vegas Art-N-Ink Tattoo Festival 2016

Las Vegas Art-N-Ink Tattoo Festival

August, 2016

South Point Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Round Hill Square Arts and Crafts Show 2016

Round Hill Square Arts and Crafts Show

August, 2016

Round Hill Plaza , Zephyr Cove, Nevada

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Sparks Hot August Nights 2016

Sparks Hot August Nights

August, 2016

Victorian Avenue , Sparks, Nevada

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Home Sweet Home Show 2016

Home Sweet Home Show

August, 2016

The Silverton's Veil Pavillion , Las Vegas, Nevada

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About Festivals in Nevada

Nevada hosts some of the biggest and best counterculture festivals and events in the world. Each year the state’s festivals draw in thousands of visitors seeking to partake in the live music, delicious food, and art culture of the area. One of the top-ranking Festivals in Nevada, Viva Las Vegas, is ranked as the biggest rockabilly event on the planet. The four-day event is full of musical events, pool parties, and one of the nation’s finest car shows. Nevada music festivals have remained popular throughout the years and many focus on the popular Jazz and R&B genres. The Reno Jazz Festival is one of the state’s main events displaying a wide variety of live bands in various concerts, competitions, and workshops.

There are plenty of other exciting Nevada events including some of the best Rodeo events in the country. Rodeo events generally involve fairground rides, live concerts, animal races, and circus acts. The Reno Rodeo is often televised on major sports networks including CBS sports and ESPN. Other exciting annual events include the Great Reno Balloon Race, Reno Air Races, the cowboy Helldorado Days festival, and the Cinco De Mayo festival. Overall, Nevada state hosts numerous annual events that are recognized as some of the biggest, best, and exciting festivals throughout the country.