Genoa, Nevada

Upcoming Events in Genoa Nevada


19 Pony Express Re-Ride and Snowshoe Thompson Day - Exchange of mail and stories about Thompson, who delivered mail on snowshoes in the 1800s.

Address: Genoa Courthouse Museum , Genoa, Nevada
Ph: 775-782-4375 (Always call and confirm events)

22 - 23 Genoa Home and Garden Tour - Self-guided tour.

Ph: 775-782-4951 (Always call and confirm events)

29 Genoa Golf Tournament - Golf, barbecue, drinks.

Address: Genoa Lakes Golf Resort , Genoa, Nevada
Ph: 530-543-5614 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Entry fee $175 ($65 is a tax deductible charitable donation for Barton Memorial Hospital)

2 Chautauqua in the Park - Bring a picnic to hear 12 historical characters.

Address: Mormon Station State Historic Park , Genoa, Nevada
Ph: 775-782-2555 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


20 Pops in the Park - 10 A.M. to dark.

Address: Orchard House Carson Street , Genoa, Nevada
Ph: 775 782-8696 (Always call and confirm events)


11 - 12 Annual Genoa Candy Dance Arts & Crafts Faire - The small town of Genoa, Nevada, in the Eastern Sierra foothills will welcome 50,000 to 60,000 visitors to the annual Candy Dance Arts and Crafts Faire. The Faire will feature over 350 juried arts and crafts booths, over 30 food booths and 4000 pounds of Genoa's famous homemade candy. The Candy Dance dinner and dance will be held in Genoa on Saturday evening.

Candy Dance is a tradition that began in 1919 by Genoa resident Lillian Virgin Finnegan, to raise money to purchase street lights for the town. The women would sell their homemade candy during the day and host an evening of fine dinner and dancing to wonderful music just for "Candy Dancin".

Last full weekend of September each year. 9 A.M.-5 P.M. each day

Address: Downtown , Genoa, Nevada
Ph: 775-782-8696 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free; parking in designated lots is $5 per vehicle


14 Christmas in Genoa - Caroling, lighting of the Christmas Tree, Santa Claus visit, and refreshments in the Firebay. 5:30P.M.

20 - 21 Christmas Faire - Cafe, crafts, and music. 10A.M. - 4P.M.

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Genoa Courthouse Museum

Take a step back in time to the first courthouse in Nevada, 1865, fully restored with original jail, a blacksmith shop, courtroom, and exhibits specific to early Genoa.

Genoa, NV Museums

David Walley's Hot Springs

Hot mineral pools established in 1862

Genoa, NV Natural Attractions

Golf Club At Genoa Lakes, The

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times: 30

Genoa, NV Golf Courses

Sierra Nevada Golf Ranch

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times: 60

Genoa, NV Golf Courses

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