Comfort Inn & Suites Airport Convention Center
1250 East Plumb Lane
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: (775) 682-4444
Fax: (775) 682-4445
After a hectic day of shopping at the Park Lane Mall, how about a movie? You will be able to relax and watch your favorite first-run movie in comfort. This is a state-of-the-art multiplex theater and offers climate-controlled auditoriums. The stadium seating has high-back chairs for comfort, movable armrests and love seats. All the movies are shown on wall-to-wall screens with digital sound formats. The theater offers both a traditional full and self-service concession stand with all of your favorites. For film times, ticket prices and further information please call or see their website.
Reno-Tahoe Blues Festival is one of the most awaited music fests in Reno. With an aim to bring together some of the best blues music to the world, this fest features some renowned artists and singers in the industry. Gladys Knight, The Whispers, Betty Wright and Ernie Johnson are some of the noteworthy artists that will woo audiences with their original style and music. Apart from bringing together an aesthetic and culturally rich fest for audiences, the organization Reno-Tahoe Blues Fest also works towards providing exceptional music education programs to the younger generation of artists in Reno. Provisions for quality equipments and scholarships to various schools and colleges are also made by this organization.
Housed inside the Kerak Shrine, the Kerak Shrine Ballroom is a space used to host events and other cultural programs. Often used by the Kerak Shrine Centre for their events, the Ballroom is well lit and spacious. Most of the centers meetings are also held here. On occasions they even have dancing classes here. A number of concerts have also been organized here in the past. Check the website for details of upcoming events.
The Grand Theater, located at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino, seats up to 1800 and provides enthralling entertainment to its audience. It features a large indoor stage that has an unusual 1 acre of space that can be used by entertainers. The theater has presented some of the biggest names in entertainment like Dolly Parton, Billy Idol, Keith Urban etc. It also hosts concerts, musicals, comedies and stage plays. Check their entertainment calendar for upcoming events.
Located in the Grand Sierra Resort & Casino, this cinema offers a chance to guests to catch some of the best Hollywood flicks. Besides, popular mainstream titles, guests can also enjoy some noteworthy art films. Apart from the great movie collection, this cinema features really comfy seats to sit back and relax into and tasty snacks from the bar to savor while catching all the action on the big screen. A great place for a family outing, the overall ambiance of this cinema is pleasant and cozy. Check the website for movie times; open seven days a week.
This theater has been in operation since 1935, making it the oldest one in Reno. After years at a downtown location, the theater is currently housed in the Reno Elks Lodge building. The season starts in late August with six plays slated for production. Plays start at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings. Sunday matinees start at 2 p.m. Check the website for the latest ticket prices and upcoming shows and events.
Holland is a voluntary organization that is founded by artists, teachers, local community and youngsters who aim to provide a platform to artists. It offers ample opportunities to new talent and arranges for their training as well. Entertaining events, workshops, seminars and other group sessions are regularly held here. The efforts and endeavors of Holland have resulted in emergence of fresh and young artists from various genres of art. For more details, call ahead or check website.
This extremely active players paradise is just the ticket for those who love sports and love to gamble. Round-the-clock betting action includes more than 700 video poker and slot machines, blackjack, 25-cent craps and a comfortable race and sportsbook. Televisions are located everywhere in the gaming area so you can see all the games. The 24-hour Turf Club offers a one-pound T-Bone Steak and the Triple Crown Buffet will satisfy the biggest appetite, from 7am-10pm daily.
Gear up to face some of the best local as well as national bands at Fort Ryland in Reno. This basement music venue doesn't have a stage and the bands perform surrounded by the audience. An intimacy which no other venues could provide. In the past, bands like Seahaven and Mixtapes have performed here. So you known what to expect the next time you plan to attend a show at Fort Ryland.
The whole city gets into the act during the entire month of July every year for this outstanding festival. More than 200 events take place at various locations citywide, including films, ballet, art workshops, poetry readings, and music. This event has been nationally acclaimed as one of the best summer arts festivals in the country. Most events are free. Bring money for food and drink. Some vendors may take credit cards.
The Reno Aces take the field at this ballpark. This AAA team keeps "The Biggest Little City in the World" cheering in the stands at this downtown field.
Located in the heart of downtown Reno, this theater is housed in the old Masonic Building at the corner of First and Virginia Streets. The non-profit theater began in 1992 producing educational fare for children. A few years later it developed contemporary and classic productions for adult audiences. The theater is a great place to catch plays like Waiting For Godot, Under Milkwood and Cabaret. Downstairs is Sub-Bruka, which features multi-media projects, avante garde theatre and other original works. Also, Renaissance projects such as Shakespeare, original plays and educational workshops are featured.