Nevada Festivals 2016, 2017

Burning Man 2016

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

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

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

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

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
1st Annual Crystal Ball 2016

July 29, 2016

The Orleans Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

Dance in the Desert 2016

Dance in the Desert

July 29, 2016

Summerlin Library Performing Arts Center, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off 2016

Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook-Off

July 31, 2016

Victorian Square, Sparks, Nevada

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Las Vegas Market 2016

Las Vegas Market

July 31, 2016

World Market Center Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Art Paws 2016

Art Paws

July, 2016

McKinley Arts & Culture Center/Park , Reno, Nevada

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Romanian Festival 2016

Romanian Festival

July, 2016

The Lakeside Community Church, Reno, Nevada

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The Eighth Music and Fashion Expo 2016

The Eighth Music and Fashion Expo

July, 2016

TBA - Las Vegas, NV 89102, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Homewood Days Festival 2016

Homewood Days Festival

July, 2016

Homewood Mountain Resort - North Lodge, Reno, Nevada

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The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival 2016

The Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival

July, 2016

Sand Harbor , Incline Village, Nevada

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Rainbows in the Wind Festival 2016

Rainbows in the Wind Festival

July, 2016

Town Square, Las Vegas, Nevada

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LV Craft Shows Summertime Craft & Gift Show 2016

LV Craft Shows Summertime Craft & Gift Show

July, 2016

Silverton Veil Pavilion , Las Vegas, Nevada

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Northern Nevada Pride Festival & CommUNITY Pride Parade 2016

Northern Nevada Pride Festival & CommUNITY Pride Parade

July, 2016

Wingfield Park, Reno, Nevada

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Arts and Crafts Show 2016

Arts and Crafts Show

July, 2016

Round Hill Plaza , Zephyr Cove, Nevada

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Anthem Libertarian Film Festival 2016

Anthem Libertarian Film Festival

July, 2016

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Artown 2016

Artown

July, 2016

Various Venues , Reno, Nevada

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Fourth of July Celebration 2016

Fourth of July Celebration

July, 2016

Mills Park , Carson City, Nevada

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Tanner's MarketplaceJuly 2016

Tanner's MarketplaceJuly

July, 2016

Reno Livestock Events Center - Reno, NV 89512, Reno, Nevada

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World Massage Festival 2016

World Massage Festival

July, 2016

Tuscany Suites & Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada

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BIGGEST LITTLE CITY WING FESTIVAL 2016

BIGGEST LITTLE CITY WING FESTIVAL

July, 2016

Silver Legacy Casino, Reno, Nevada

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International Jugglers' Association Festival 2016

International Jugglers' Association Festival

July, 2016

Sparks, 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.