Hot August Nights
Virginia City, Aug. 3 – 12
The region’s most prominent classic car gathering, Hot August Nights, kicks off in historic Virginia City. See hundreds of beautiful classic cars parading down C Street each day. Website: https://hotaugustnights.net/virginia-city/
Nevada State Sporting Clays Championships
Eureka, Aug. 2-5
The National Skeet Shooting Association and the National Sporting Clays Association was founded in 1928 and is the world’s largest skeet shooting organization. It annually hosts members from all 50 states and many foreign countries.
Bacon, Bourbon and Brews
Reno-Sparks, Aug. 3, 5-9 p.m.
2 S. Arlington Ave, Wingfield Park, Reno
Unlimited beer and bourbon tastings from 15 local brewers and distillers, bacon-themed culinary creations from Mari Chuy’s Mexican kitchen. Live music. All proceeds benefit CARE Chest of Sierra Nevada.
Goldfield Gun Show
Goldfield, Aug. 4-5, 8 a.m.
The Goldfield Shop, 430 West Crook Ave.
$2 Admission or free with your online registration receipt and parking is always free.Website: FirearmOwnersToday.com. Phone 702-306-5370
Annual Fire Fighters’ Picnic
Austin, Aug. 4
Travel just south of Austin on Highway 50, along the Big Smoky Valley, and enjoy this annual celebration in Kingston Canyon. For more information, call the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce, 775-964-2200.