2017 What To See and Do in Reno

In addition to the fantastic WRBA 2017 button gathering, Reno offers plenty of other interesting temptations. The hotel has a wonderful spa to soothe mind, body and spirit. And a free concert is held on the hotel plaza every Friday and Saturday night.

In addition to the free shuttle to the hotel from the airport, Reno offers free bus transportation every ten minutes from 7am to 9pm every day. Learn more at www.rtcwashoe.com. Consider visiting these local attractions served by the free bus:

WILBUR D. MAY MUSEUM & GARDENS www.visitrenotahoe.com

His collection includes Tang Dynasty pottery, African masks, statues and artwork, Inuit scrimshaw, Egyptian scarab figures, Greek icons, wildlife dioramas and a shrunken head from South America. Also a re-creation of his living room, bedroom, tack room and game trophy room from his 2600 acre Double Diamond Ranch in South Reno. Beautiful twelve-acre gardens open free sunrise to sunset.

HOT AIR BALLOON RIDES   Contact Don Biggie dbgb@charter.net

NATIONAL AUTOMOBILE MUSEUM     www.automuseum.org

Time, culture, beauty, history, human invention, ingenuity and frivolity merge to fascinate. One of the top ten US auto museums.

TRUCKEE RIVER ARTS DISTRICT BOUTIQUE SHOPPING & DINING

Specialty shops, antique stores, galleries, and culinary delights.

NEVADA HISTORICAL SOCIETY

From prehistoric peoples to the changes wrought by white settlers, including the two biggest economic endeavors: mining & gambling.

NEVADA MUSEUM OF ART   www.nevadaart.org

Founded in 1931, featuring visual arts activities, exhibitions, and the collection of Charles F. Cutts.

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And, don’t forget that Reno hugs the beautiful Sierra Nevada with opportunities for golf, mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, zip-lining, kayaking, rafting, fishing and lake cruises. If you venture out of Reno, consider visiting:

LAKE TAHOE and the adjacent scenic highlands.

FALLON NAVAL AIR STATION TOURS   Home of the Top Gun School and they offer half day and full day tours.

VIRGINIA CITY TOURS   www.virginiacity-nv.org. Mansions and gold mining operations whose wealth built San Francisco.