Silver Legacy presents: Biggest Little City Wing Fest
Ladies and gentlemen, it’s time to flap your tail feathers and wet those lips because the Biggest Little City Wing Fest will return to Downtown Reno on July 1 & 2. The fifth annual event, hosted by Silver Legacy Resort Casino, welcomes over 80,000 attendees and serves over 20,000 pounds of chicken wings each year.
Bibs are optional!
Reno Philharmonic Association presents: 4th of July Concert
In celebration with Artown, the Reno Phil Orchestra and Chorus will perform patriotic and classical favorites at Wingfield Park on Monday, July 4th in Downtown Reno. Conducted by Jason Altieri, the family friendly performance will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will end with a fantastic choreographed firework finale. The patriotic event is free to the community.
More than 26,000 children in Washoe County are dealing with hunger and food insecurity. Catholic Charities of Northern Nevada invites the community to help fight hunger by donating new lunch boxes, refillable water bottles or non-perishable food items for local students in need. Donations can be dropped off at any St. Vincent's Thrift store or donation center until July 21. You can also bring donations to center court at Meadowood Mall on July 29 from 1-3 p.m. for a chance to win a $50 gift card to JCPenney. Visit ccsnn.org for more info.
Pops on the River returns Saturday, July 8, 2017 at Wingfield Park! Gates open at 5 p.m. Don’t miss Pops on the Rocks as we welcome back audience favorite LaKisha Jones, along with guest vocalists Chloe Lowery & Rob Evan. Along with the Reno Phil Orchestra and Maestro Laura Jackson, they’ll perform legendary rock & pop songs including “Bohemian Rhapsody,” “Stairway to Heaven,” “Hotel California,” “Like a Prayer” and “Man in the Mirror.”
Happy Athletics and Crawl Reno presents: 2017 Arch Rivals Superhero Run
COSTUMED HEROES & VILLAINS FUN RUN!
The Arch Rivals Superhero Run is a unique 5k fun run that celebrates creativity as well as encourages getting and staying healthy!
Hundreds of participants wearing all kinds of costumes take part in a 3.1 mile run along the Truckee River in Reno, NV. Along the route we have a bunch of fun surprises to interact with.
Registration comes with a custom cape, all finishers receive an Arch Rivals water blaster and there’s a bunch of different trophies for fastest finishers as well as costume contests too!