Here is your official guide to some of the best events happening in and around the Reno/Sparks/Lake Tahoe region. The “WW” is published each month for my family, friends and real estate clients. Please reach out to me if you want to subscribe or have ideas for future publications. And thank you for your support!
~~ Denise Hallerbach, Broker/Owner Intero, Real Estate Reno
VIVA LE CIRQUE THURSDAYS-SUNDAYS THROUGH JUNE 12, 2022 (MATINEE & EVENING SHOWS AVAILABLE) GRAND SIERRA RESORT – GRAND THEATREWho doesn’t love watching beautiful people contort their bodies while hanging precariously during highly mesmerizing performances? “Viva Le Cirque!” is a large-scale spectacular show starring today’s most amazing cirque artists make a living amazing audiences. Featuring an international cast including former Cirque du Soleil acrobats, Viva Le Cirque! is a homage to the great world of cirque. Gymnasts, aerialists, contortionists, hand balancers, jugglers, and daredevils take us through a supernatural voyage into the mind of a lost traveler who crash-lands, of all places, inside the Grand Theatre at the Grand Sierra Resort. Enhancing the experience, Viva Le Cirque! features projection mapping and interactive lasers along with a powerful musical score to tell a captivating story. Learn more and buy tickets in advance at GrandSierraResort.com.
RENO ACES BASEBALL vs. Tacoma Rainiers (June 1-5, 2022)
vs. Oklahoma City Dodgers (June 14-19, 2022)
vs. Sacramento River Cats (June 28-30, 2022) GREATER NEVADA FIELD – 250 Evans Ave, Downtown RenoRound up your crew and head down to Greater Nevada Field to cheer our local Reno Aces AAA baseball team to victory this summer! It’s an action-packed month as the Aces face the Tacoma Rainiers, Oklahoma City Dodgers and Sacramento River Cats! As always, fans are treated to exciting promotions like food and beverage specials, fun swag giveaways, discounts for military and seniors, doggy days, fireworks and more. For a full schedule of the promotions for Aces’ home games, visit milb.com/reno/tickets/promotions. Purchase tickets and check out the entire schedule at MILB.Com.
RENO FOOD & DRINK WEEK: JUNE 1-8, 2022 SPARKS FOOD & DRINK WEEK: JUNE 8-15, 2022 VARIOUS LOCATIONS AROUND RENO & SPARKSAre you a “foodie” seeking adventure for your palate? You may want to get our and explore Food and Drink Week, now offered in both Reno AND Sparks on separate weeks. Event organizers invite us to connec with local establishments, partake in delicious bites, share the good news about them to your friends and family on social media, and supporting local charities. Click here for a rundown of how it works! Do explore the Food & Drink Week websites for Reno & Sparks before the events begin so you can identify the restaurants you would like to visit and make reservations in advance. Participating in the raffle drawings brings the opportunity to win gift cards and special prizes while helping our community! But most of all, enjoy getting out and having some fun! Bon Appétit!
Enjoy Pineapple Pedicab transportation between 4 restaurants over 3 hours during the Reno Food and Drink Week celebration! Choose the restaurants YOU want to visit from one of three districts… Midtown, Downtown or the Brewery District. Click HERE for more details and order tickets.
Treat yourself to rides between four of the Biggest Little City’s Brewery District (IMBIB, Pigeon
Head Brewery, 10 Torr, & Record Street Brewing Company) during this fun 3 hour tour. It’s “All Inclusive,” offering the parking, alcohol, transportation, brewery tour, mural tour and oodles of fun! Click HERE for more details and order tickets.
Treat your favorite dad’s in your life to a special day that honors him! Pineapple Pedicabs invites you to enjoy a Father’s Day Tour, all inclusive that a brewery tour at Record Street, a tasty burger at Whitney Café and tickets to the Aces ballgame at 6:35 pm. Pedicure is optional! Click HERE for more details and order tickets.
STREET VIBRATIONS SPRING RALLY
FRIDAY, JUNE 3-SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2022 RENO’S NEON LINE, LAKE TAHOE, CARSON CITY and VIRGINIA CITY, NVVroom! Vroom! Let’s go for a RIDE!! Street Vibrations® Spring Rally kicks off the riding season in Northern Nevada! The leather and lace, the rumbling of the streets, the elaborately drawn tattoos… The biker culture converges on our local streets JUNE 3-5 for one of the biggest motorcycle rallies in the US with more than 50,000 participants expected to raise hell in Northern Nevada. You’ll be in “Hog Heaven” when you go “VIP” for this event! Registered VIP’s get an official t-shirt, ride pin and hog tag, poker runs, scavenger hunts, VIP parties, ride-in-shows, slow bike races and secured VIP parking. For more info about this all-inclusive experience and more, visit RoadShowReno.com.
A multitude of concerts in a variety of genre make their way to Reno-Sparks in June 2022! Click the artists’ names below for links to their official websites &/or ticket sales!
RENO-TAHOE ODYSSEY: RELAY RUN ADVENTURE
FRIDAY, JUNE 3 – SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2022
BEGINNING AND ENDING @ WINGFIELD PARK, THROUGH LAKE TAHOE, VIRGINIA CITYIf you have the stamina and endurance to run at all hours of the day and night, and have a fun group of friends who like to do the same, you may want to participate in the Reno-Tahoe Odyssey! This very popular, 178-mile relay run that is divided into 36 segments, begins in Downtown Reno at Wingfield Park and ends at Idlewild Park, making a counter-clockwise circle around North, West, and South Tahoe, into Genoa and Carson City, up to Virginia City, then back down to Reno. Teams made up of of 7-12 runners will be spotted during the ’round-the-clock 2-day event following teammates in decorated vans with spunky themes. If you’re only up for a portion of this beast-of-a-relay, you may also choose to run the Capital Odyssey or the Comstock Odyssey. For more details and registration, please visit RenoTahoeOdyssey.com.
RENO STREET FOOD: “FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY”
EVERY FRIDAY, JUNE 10 THROUGH AUGUST 26, 2022 (4-9 pm) IDLEWILD PARKNationally recognized as “One of America’s Top 5 Largest Weekly Food Truck Events” by Travel Channel is Reno Street Food, AKA Food Truck Friday! Expected to be better than ever, this hugely popular, weekly food-lover’s event now has over 45 culinary, craft beer, wine and spirits vendors and a new and improved layout at Idlewild Park. June 10 is the kickoff to the food truck season, with local band Blues Haven performing their upbeat, danceable blues music! Remember to bring your Tommy Bahama chairs &/or beach blanket to claim your spot on the grass, and a blankie to keep you cozy when the temperature drops. For a list of all the trucks at the event weekly, visit the Reno Street Food Facebook Page.
RENO PHILHARMONIC presents DISNEY IN CONCERT: MAGICAL MUSIC FROM THE MOVIES
SUNDAY, JUNE 5, 2022 (2-4 pm) PIONEER CENTER for the PERFORMING ARTSOur beloved Reno Philharmonic and Conductor Laura Jackson invite you to be enchanted with an exciting full-length concert to take in your favorite Disney songs in a whole new way. . . live in concert! Disney’s Magical Music from the Movies, featuring four Broadway caliber vocalists, clips from iconic Disney movies including Frozen, Beauty & the Beast, The Lion King and more, and some of the best known film music in cinematic history. Don’t miss this special performance, one afternoon only, at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts. Visit PioneerCenter.com for more information and tickets.
THE GREAT ELDORADO BBQ, BREWS & BLUES FESTIVAL
FRIDAY, JUNE 10 (3-9 pm) & SATURDAY, JUNE 11 (11 am-8 pm) DOWNTOWN RENO – OUTSIDE VIRGINIA STREETGet your fill of BBQ, Brews and Blues June 10 & 11 as one of Reno’s most celebrated festivals fills Virginia Street in Downtown Reno!! The Great Eldorado BBQ, Brews and Blues Festival brings the flavors of the west together with some of the best beer in the biz. This popular community event blends finger-lickin’ food and refreshing beverages with live music. It’s one hell of festival that spills onto 3rd Street and 4th Street with two separate stages brining live entertainment. Visit Ceasars.com for all the great details, including the lineup of performers taking the stage.
NATIVE GARDENS FRIDAY, JUNE 10 – SUNDAY, JUNE 26 (except Mondays-Wednesdays) RENO LITTLE THEATER – MIDTOWN RENO
Enjoy and evening or matinee performance at one of Reno’s longest running theaters that continues to inspire, entertain and strengthen our community since 1935. Reno Little Theater tells the story of Pablo, a high-powered lawyer, and doctoral candidate Tania, his very pregnant wife, who realize the American dream when they purchase a house next door to community stalwarts Virginia and Frank. But a disagreement over a long-standing fence line soon spirals into an all-out war of taste, class, privilege, and entitlement. The hilarious results guarantee no one comes out smelling like a rose. Broadway World describes Native Gardens as “a lighthearted comedy with some heavier threads woven through for just the right amount of heft,” and Chicago Times reports that it is “a comedy planted in difficult, painful issues.” Learn more about the cast, showtimes, promotions and ticket sales at RenoLittleTheater.org.
TUESDAY, JUNE 14 – SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2022 PIONEER CENTER for the PERFORMING ARTSAudiences and critics alike are rediscovering this beloved musical with breathtaking music, including one of the most treasured songs in musical theater—”Memory.” Winner of 7 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, CATS tells the story of one magical night when an extraordinary tribe of cats gathers for its annual ball to rejoice and decide which cat will be reborn. The original score by Andrew Lloyd Webber (The Phantom of the Opera, School of Rock, Sunset Boulevard), original scenic and costume design by John Napier (Les Misérables), all-new lighting design by Natasha Katz (Aladdin), all-new sound design by Mick Potter, new choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler (Hamilton) based on the original choreography by Gillian Lynne (Phantom) and direction by Trevor Nunn (Les Misérables) make this production a new CATS for a new generation! Learn more and get tickets in advance at PioneerCenter.com.
KICKOFF CONCERT (Feat. Justin Moore): WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15 (7-10 pm)
XTREME BULLS: THURSDAY, JUNE 16 (7 pm)
RODEO: FRIDAY, JUNE 17 – SATURDAY, JUNE 25 (7-10 pm) RENO LIVESTOCK EVENT CENTER OUTDOOR ARENACalling all adrenaline junkies! Excitement and pageantry await your whoops and whistles at one of Reno-Sparks’ most beloved annual events, the “Wildest, Richest Rodeo in the West!”Reno Rodeo. The near-sold-out event spans 10 days, bringing the best professional rodeo cowboys and cowgirls on the circuit our way! You’ll witness the speed of barrel racing, the precision of roping, the strength of steer wrestling, the skill of bronc riding, and the insanity of bull riding happening beginning at 7 pm every evening. Just outside the arena, the sites, smells and amusement of the rodeo fair and food/beverage court will entice you to explore. Midway games and carnival rides for the whole family round out the unforgettable experience. For all the fun details, including info about the pre-rodeo cattle drive, kickoff concert featuring Justin Moore, and Xtreme Bull-Riding, and to grab the bull by the horns and buy your tickets before they’re all gone at RenoRodeo.com.
BIGGEST LITTLE INVITATIONAL CRAFT BEER FESTIVAL
SATURDAY, JUNE 18, 2022 (1-5 pm) BARTLEY RANCH (6000 Bartley Ranch Rd, Reno)The Biggest Little Invitational Craft Beer Festival is dedicated to bringing a much sought after lineup of beers from breweries from all over. Not only will event-goers find beers never before seen in Northern Nevada, but some of these breweries will only be pouring exclusively in our area for this special event. With 4 levels of entry to the festival, from Designated Driver to VIP, you and your friends will find tickets just right for you! If you are a beer lover, this is a must-attend event at beautiful, Historic Bartley Ranch. Learn more and purchase ticket in advance at TheBiggestLittleInvitational.com.
Nothing compares to taking in the fresh air of the Sierras while enjoying one of your favorite musical artists performing on the stage of the Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena. Summer 2022 offers a stellar lineup of some of the music industry’s biggest names and a variety of genres. Get your tickets soon, because they do sell out quickly! Visit TicketMaster.com for all artists you want to see!
Norah Jones: Sunday, June 8 (8 pm) – Jazz – Click for Video The Chainsmokers: Friday, July 8 (8 pm) – Dance/Electronic – Click for Video Kenney Chesney: Tuesday, July 12 & Wednesday, July 13 (7:30 pm) – Country – Click for Video Miranda Lambert: Thursday, July 28 (7 pm) – Country – Click for Video Dierks Bentley: Saturday, July 30 (7:30 pm) – Country – Click for Video Train: Friday, August 5 (7:30 pm) – Rock – Click for Video Robert Plant & Alison Krauss: Saturday, August 20 (7:30 pm) – Mixed Genres – Click for Video Eric Church: Saturday, August 27 & Sunday, August 28 (7 pm) – Country – Click for Video
Get a closer look at our two most recently sold properties in Sparks, Nevada! 2026 Elk Falls Way (Bit.ly/2026ElkFallsSold) and 200 Abbay Way (Bit.ly/200AbbaySold) were both strategically priced, prepped and staged, marketed and sold for $30k and $20k respectively. Are you looking to sell your home soon? Email, text or call me at 775-233-0682. I am here to help! Denise Hallerbach, Broker/Owner, Intero Reno (B.1001182.CORP).
Whether you are a first-time buyer, an owner needing to sell your home to free up some cash or relocate, an investor selling or purchasing a rental, I am here to help keep you informed so you can make the best decisions moving forward. Visit my “In-The-Know” Real Estate Blog to get the most current info about the market and buyer/seller strategies, and call me at 775-233-0682 so we can talk about your real estate needs. ~Denise Hallerbach, Broker/Owner, Intero Reno (B.1001182.CORP)
COMING SOON… THE “JUNE 2022 RENO-SPARKS MARKET REPORT”
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