Reno Blog

Reno isn't called the Biggest Little City for nothing. While it's true that you can get to the airport in less than a half-hour from just about any place in town, it's also true that there is more going on here than you can imagine, let alone keep track of.  So in order to stay up on all of the latest events and activities, don't miss our timely and informative Reno blog. On a weekly basis, a Truckee Meadows insider will give you the background information on all your favorite goings-on and clue you in to new opportunities to get out and about. Forget about the Reno of yesteryear, when gambling was the main focus of the area and people came here in order to get a divorce. These days, participation opportunities abound whether you are a footloose and fancy-free Millennial, a parent trying to find something to catch the interest of kids or teens or someone just coming into the prime of your life. In fact, as you become a steady reader of the blog, you'll be amazed at how diversified the community has become over the past years, with something to offer all ages and all interests whether you've lived here forever or are visiting for the first time.

Reno Blog Posts

From Downtown to Midtown and from Boomtown to Victorian Square, we know you want to dive into Reno and Sparks, you want to hear about the latest festival down on the Truckee River or find out what celebrities are playing the showrooms! You need to hear about the outdoor activities that make our area a world-class destination area, each and every season of the year. And the only way to keep up with it all is to read the Reno blog!

Halloween Live in Reno

By Bryan Akerley | Wednesday, October 25, 2017
It must be some combination of Northern Nevada’s rich history, its fascination with the supernatural and haunted or its love for a good party, but Reno lives for Halloween. Between the massive Reno Zombie Crawl and this weekend’s list of offerings, there should be no shortage of ways to celebrate the spookiest time of... Read More

A Zombie Takeover in Downtown Reno

By Bryan Akerley | Tuesday, October 17, 2017
As shocking as it may seem to longtime locals, Reno has evolved tremendously as a tourist destination. Sure, it maintains status as the gaming city it’s been for nearly a century, and classic events like Hot August Nights and the Reno Balloon Race draw crowds every year.   But I’m talking about a new generation of... Read More

A Bite out of Reno

By Bryan Akerley | Tuesday, October 10, 2017
To understand the scope of Reno dining, you have to experience it firsthand. In a way, this means stumbling into Noble Pie after a crawl through Midtown’s bars for a late night slice of pizza. Or picking up the freshest salad-sandwich combo from Yoshe’s Deli during the weekday lunch hour rush. Meeting friends for a... Read More

Welcome to Reno

By Bryan Akerley | Wednesday, October 4, 2017
How is it that a city once only known for gambling in seedy casinos, cheap divorces and a Johnny Cash song was hit square in the jaw during the Recession, sparking an era of rebirth and renewal that led to a complete revamp, where a weird reputation has been slowly chipped away to reveal perhaps the most thriving and... Read More