Newcomers and Neighbors Club 

of Northern Nevada


Community Events for October 2020

Although major community events have been cancelled or postponed due to Covid-19, some activities are at hand. Check ahead for restrictions and regulations. Events may change or be cancelled at any time.

Now through October 31, Carson Canyon Rail-bike Tour, Carson City, 8am-2pm, 775-291-0208, https://visitcarsoncity.com/events/carson-canyon-railbike-tour/

Now through November 1, Ferrari Farms Fall Festival, 4701 Mill St., Reno, free admission, 997-3276, https://ferrarifarms.org/meets/fall-festival/

Now through December 19, David R. Harper: My Own Personal Ghost, Lilly Museum of Art, University Arts Building, UNR, 784-6658, https://www.unr.edu/art/museum/current-exhibitions

Now through December 2020, Bill Harrah - A Retrospective exhibit, National Automobile Museum, 10 S. Lake, Reno, 333-9300, https://automuseum.org/our-newest-exhibit-bill-harrah-a-retrospective-is-now-open/

Now through January 3, 2021, A Sweet Life: Celebrating Nancy Peppin, Nevada Museum of Art, 160 W. Liberty, Reno, advance ticketing, 329-3333,  https://www.nevadaart.org/art/exhibitions/a-sweet-life-nancy-peppin/

Fridays, TMCC Genealogy Webinar, 11:30am-2pm, 673-8260, https://libguides.tmcc.edu/c.php?g=606579

October 1, Galena Creek Nature Trail, Discover Your Parks walk, must register, 5pm, https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/events-calendar

October 3, The Village Farmers Market, 1119 California, Reno, 8am-1pm; 746-5024, http://www.shirleysfarmersmarkets.com/locations

October 3, Truckee Meadows Trails Challenge, Hunter Creek walk, must register, 410-1702, https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/events-calendar

October 3 & 4, “Out of the Silence” livestream concert, Reno Philharmonic, 323-6393, https://www.renophil.com/event/out-of-the-silence/2020-10-03/

October 6, Jerry Wager: ALOS – The Hunt for Hitler’s A-Bomb, Zoom presentation, https://www.historicreno.org/index.php/programs/monthly

October 7, Curator’s Corner, Nevada State Museum, 600 N. Carson, Carson City, 1pm, 775-687-4810, https://www.carsonnvmuseum.org/events/curators-corner-4/?date=1602028800

October 8, Second Thursday Talk online: The Adventures of the Abernathy Brothers, https://automuseum.org/?event=second-thursday-talk-november-tbd&event_date=2020-10-08

October 9, Virtual Art Afternoon: Workshop and Social for Seniors, Zoom, 1-3pm, register by 10/8, Nevada Museum of Art, 329-3333, https://www.nevadaart.org/event/art-afternoon-workshop-and-social-for-seniors-67/

October 10, 8th Annual Wild and Scenic Film Festival, Livestream, $20 admission, https://www.nevadawilderness.org/wsffonline

October 10, Fall Bulb Festival, May Arboretum, 9am-3pm, Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, 1595 N. Sierra St., Reno, https://www.mayarboretumsociety.org/events.html

October 10-11, Harvest Festival, Animal Ark, 1265 Deerlodge Rd., Reno, reservations required, 970-3111, https://animalark.org/animal-ark-events/

October 24, Truckee Meadows Trails Challenge, Idlewild Park to Ivan Sack walk, must register, 410-1702, https://www.tmparksfoundation.org/events-calendar

October 24-25, Legion Sports Fest, Squaw Valley, https://legionsportsfest.com/


There are no strangers here—only friends we have not met.

At Your Fingertips

Newcomers & Neighbors is a 501(c)(7) 

non-profit organization

Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Northern Nevada
P. O. Box 50044
Sparks, NV 89435-0044
Hotline: 775-881-2040

Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software