Virginia City, Nevada

Upcoming Events in Virginia City Nevada


27 Virginia City Mountian Oyster Fry - This is a fun filled day of good eatin'as professional and amateur cooks and chefs from all over the region converge onto one site to compete for the most creative and unique dishes and recipes using.... beef "fries" (testicles)!

Address: Virginia City, Nv , Virginia City, Nevada
Ph: 775-846-1130 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


1 Chili on the Comstock - Chili cook off, live music, family entertainment. Shows are free.

Address: Virginia City NV , Virginia City, Nevada
Ph: 775-846-3200 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 775-322-5280
Fee: Free


21 Annual Spring Fling - Enjoy the music of Guitar Woody and the Boilers, come celebrate Spring on the Comstock at Piper's Opera House. 7:00 PM.

Ph: 775-847-0433 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $8.00 advance...$10.00 at the door


4 Virginia City 4th of July Parade - Fourth of July on the Comstock rocks. Virginia City offers one of the region’s longest firework displays. Echoing off Mt. Davidson for nearly 30 minutes, you'll feel the boom in your bones this Independence Day as the fireworks soar high above the town and into Six Mile Canyon, making it visible from nearly anywhere in town.
The Virginia City Fourth of July Celebration also includes a Fourth of July Parade, a raffle and auction, the Comstock Cowboys Second Amendment Concert. Throughout the day, visitors can stroll the boardwalk, sample sweets, browse the shops and ride the V&T Railroad short line.

Ph: 775-847-7500 (Always call and confirm events)

10 - 9 Jeep Posse Golf Tournement & BBQ - Annual Jeep Posse day of golfing and Dinner with all the trimmings. Live music, auctions, raffles, & 21 tables(Adults only) afterwards at Historic Ice House on Toll Rd. 5:00 PM.

Ph: 775-847-0735 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Admission


24 - 25 Annual Virginia City Rail Festival - Virginia City Rail Festival, and also added Carson City Railroad Museum ..... a 2 day event special. Saturday V&T train trips, train memorabilia and lectures at the V&T Railroad Depot, F St. Virginia City. Sunday Carson City will have the second half of the festival at the Carson City Railroad Museum, a must see for train enthusiasts of all ages.

Ph: 775-847-0311 (Always call and confirm events)


14 - 16 Civil War Reenactment - The reenactment covers Civil War reenactments of train battles, in which the train out of Virginia City is attacked by Union or Confederate forces on Saturday and Sunday; once in the morning and once in the afternoon, both days. (Times to be announced) a camp will be set up and everyone is welcome. Sunday at noon upstairs in The Delta a Civil War Luncheon/Tea and Fashion Show, which features Mrs. Sgt. Smith doing a Civil War dressing from her "Unmentionables" up. Saturday Night-potluck & Ball at Pierce's Red Dog Saloon 6:30-11:00pm(D St. old depot) Monday troops take part in Labor Day parade, immediately followed by "The Battle that Should Have Been" for control of Virginia City in front of The Bucket of Blood/ Delta Saloon.

Ph: 775-786-9754 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free, Donations accepted

20 - 23 Annual Virginia City International Camel Races - While they're not known for their speed, these desert troopers hit the racetrack as a nostalgic reminder of the Comstock Lode's bonanza days. In addition to the camel, ostrich and emu races, there are numerous specialty acts, daily parades and more. 12:00 PM.

Ph: 775-329-7469 (Always call and confirm events)


18 - 19 World Championship Outhouse Races - Outhouse racing in Virginia City, will they have to call the police out!!!! 12:00 PM. Applications & Rules now available at The Visitors Center. Get an early start on your out-house entry.

Ph: 775-847-4768 (Always call and confirm events)


14 - 13 Parade of Lights - Virginia City's traditional Christmas Parade of Lights and afterwards the begining of Christmas on the Comstock, 5:00 PM.

Ph: 775-847-0311 (Always call and confirm events)

23 Veterans Day Parade - Ph: 775-847-0509 (Always call and confirm events)


13 - 11 Christmas on the Comstock - Christmas on the Comstock, a Virginia City tradition all month long with different Christmas activities.

Ph: 775-847-0311 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Wild West Museum

Attractions include Western/cowboy memorabilia, antique guns, animal mounts, Native American, John Wayne and cavalry displays, outlaw photo gallery and "Spook House"

Virginia City, NV Museums

Things to do near Virginia City, NV

Kit Carson Trail Walking Tour

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Virginia City Tours

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Boomtown's Family Fun Center

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D'Andrea Golf & Country Club

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