when: check V & T Website for schedules
where: Carson City Eastgate Depot
During the holiday season, characters, entertainment and Santa bring the story to life, with a souvenir silver sleigh bell to remember the journey. The one-hour long rides are fun for the whole family. VIP parlor car tickets also available!
when:Mon-Sat 10am-9pm/ Sun 11am-6pm
where: Legends Mall and Outlet at Sparks
One of the great places to do this year’s holiday shopping and dining is the Outlets at Sparks. Shop the “world’s largest sporting goods store” at Scheels, and visit other big-name outlet stores. Break up the shopping spree by relaxing at the Galaxy IMAX Theatre, with plush reclining power seats and Dolby Atmos surround sound. For when you get hungry, there are a number of tasty new restaurants to choose from. It’s a one-stop shop!
when: see 'More Info..." below for show times/no show 12/14/14
where: Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema
The worldwide phenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage.
Sat 17th...2pm & 7pm Sun 18th...2pm
Fri 23rd...8pm Sat 24th...2pm
where: John Ascuaga's Nugget Casino Resort
It wouldn’t be the holiday season without everyone’s favorite tale of the Nutcracker. The whole family will enjoy this classic ballet as sugar plumb fairies and mice dance through a young girl’s dream to the beautiful music of Tchaikovsky. Enjoy this favorite, showing every weekend leading up to the holidays, at one of the many performances here in Reno.
where: Heavenly Ice Rink
Join us nightly during Heavenly Holidays to watch some of the most talented skaters in the country perform on the Heavenly Village Ice Rink. The ice skating shows will be different each night, so come back nightly to see a new show. The shows come to a close on Monday, Dec 29 with the grand finale show.
where: Heavenly Village
Santa's Workshop will be recreated in the Heavenly Village inside of a 16-foot snow globe. Head inside the snow globe to sit on Santa's lap for a unique photo opportunity. Enjoy holiday music from a live DJ and watch Carolers perform.
where: Crystal Bay Casino
with Front Country + After Party w/Down North in the Crystal Bay Crown Room
when: 2pm - 5pm
where: Reno Riverwalk District
Reno’s Wine Walk is holiday themed this month and is encouraging walkers to dress in their ugliest Christmas sweaters for the event. Head down to the Riverwalk District on Saturday, December 20 and enjoy wine from nearly 30 local businesses in the downtown area. For $20 you will get a wine glass and access to some delicious wines and a great time, and on the 20th a portion of the proceeds will benefit Cancer Awareness of Nevada.
where: Stateline NV
Don’t miss Tommy Castro with his fiery new band The Painkillers
Where: Bar of America
Saturday night is the night to get down and boogie with your friends, and Bar of America is the place to do it! Enjoy their fantastic food and lively libations to spice up your night! Bring a friend or two, hang out with the locals, and dance the night away!
Bar of America has LIVE MUSIC every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday night...too many bands to list here, so check out their website often for bands and times.