John Smoltz, Tony Romo Co-favorites at Lake Tahoe as American Century Championship Marks 30 Years

Edgewood Golf Course Lake Tahoe
photo: Rod Hanna, Tahoe Reno Golf Media Tour

Exposure to PGA TOUR competition gives duo distinct edge

John Smoltz

Hall of Famer John Smoltz is a co-favorite withTony Romo to win the 30thannual American Century Championship.

Tony Romo

Current champion Tony Romo returns to theAmerican Century Championship to defend his title against 80 athletes and celebrities.

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Rita Hosking in Concert at the Historic Silver City Schoolhouse Saturday May 18

Rita Hosking and Sean Feder

One Night Only in the Capital Region!
Rita Hosking with Sean Feder

“In scorching form” (Telegraph), Northern California’s Rita Hosking sings of culture clash, dishes, forest fires, and hope. With her stories in song and soul-stirring voice, Rita partners with multi-instrumentalist Sean Feder on sparkling dobro and banjo to deliver what Acoustic Magazine calls “timeless, unhurried elegance.” — More on Rita here

Doors Open at 6 pm, Show at 7 pm
385 High Street Silver City, Nevada 89428

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Frances Humphrey Lecture Series at the Nevada State Museum

Lectures in this popular series are presented on the fourth Thursday of each month from 6:30 – 8 pm at the state Museum. Doors open at 6 pm; $8 for adults; free for museum members & ages 17 & under Reserve a seat for each lecture 30 days in advance on our website events page. For more info: (775) 687-4810 ext. 243.

April 25

Carson Opera House, Carson City

History of Northern Nevada Theatre

by Jim Bernardi, Ph.D.

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‘Paintings of Big Sky Country’ Opens at Fallon’s Oats Park Art Center April 6

Michelle Osman

I Saw Above Me That Endless Skyway

Paintings of Big Sky Country

April 6 – July 13, 2019
Exclusive sponsorship for this exhibition has been provided by the E. L. Wiegand Foundation

Winter Waves (2013), oil on linen, 60 × 90 inches

Artist’s Talk & Reception for the Artist
April 6, 5 - 7pm · Talk Begins at 5:30pm

E. L. Wiegand Gallery · Oats Park Art Center
151 East Park Street · Fallon, Nev. 89406
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For More Information: Call 775-423-1440
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Pony Up, the Genoa Western Heritage Celebration is Coming to Town April 26 – 28

Genoa Western Heritage Celebration

Nevada’s Oldest Settlement Guarantees a Grand Time in Honoring its Western History with a Three-Day Festival, April 26 – 28, 2019

Genoa, Nevada’s oldest permanent settlement, honors the area’s rich western heritage with its annual three-day festival returning this spring, April 26 to 28, 2019. Genoa Western Heritage Celebration is organized by passionate local volunteers and features a full weekend of Native American demonstrations, music, cowboy poetry, historic tours and events to celebrate Genoa’s Native American and pioneer history. Historic Genoa, in the heart of legendary Carson Valley, is nestled at the base of the eastern slope of the Sierra Nevada range, just 25 miles east of beautiful Lake Tahoe, and one hour south of Reno. Continue reading

Laughter comes to The Loft Tahoe at Stateline with Howie’s House of Comedy

Howie Nave and Mark Pitta onstage

That’s right. Howie’s House of Comedy is coming to The Loft Tahoe every Sunday starting on March 3. Howie Nave, a long time fixture here in the South Lake Tahoe community through his morning radio show (Howie’s Morning Rush KRLT 939 The Lake) and who brought The Improv Comedy Club to Tahoe with it’s founder, Budd Friedman has teamed up with Paul Reder, co-owner of The Loft Tahoe to bring national touring comedians to one of the best show rooms in the high Sierra. The Loft Theatre, known for its award-winning magicians from around the world will now have some of the best names from the world of stand up comedy. Continue reading

49th Annual Virginia City Hill Climb will return to the Comstock September 21-22

Ferrari Hill Climb, Silver City - Virginia CityCar enthusiasts and Virginia City Merchants received some good news in January. The 49th Annual Virginia City Hill Climb will return to the Comstock. This year’s event will feature both exotic racers and vintage muscle cars zipping up the Truck Route on September 21-22. And it will add new events to help bring bigger crowds to C Street merchants. Continue reading