Things To Do in Reno





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Fleischmann Planetarium - This facility is totally far out! Learn how much you would weigh on Venus and about black holes in the universe. Among the many exhibits, you can see a meteorite weighing more than one ton that actually fell in Nevada. The public observatory contains a 12-inch reflecting telescope so you can see the stars up close and personal.

Circus Circus Hotel/Casino - Excitement reigns not only on the casino floor, but above it as well. High-flying circus acts from around the world perform their amazing feats to the delight of the spectators daily. A skywalk connecting this hotel with the Silver Legacy and Eldorado casinos makes it fun and easy to see other attractions.

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Great Reno Balloon Race - Come join others from around the world in the spectacular sights and sounds of this unique event. The Great Reno Balloon Race is a spectacle to behold. Each morning, over 100 hot air balloons rise in mass ascension from Rancho San Rafael Park, filling the sky with blobs of color in the dawn light. Held in September.

Reno National Championship Air Races and Air Show - The only place in the world where you can experience five days of real air racing by six classes of aircraft, close-up access to racing aircraft, pilots, and crews in the pits, a world-class airshow, a large static aircraft display, including the Heritage Trophy competition, and great concessions and amenities.

Eldorado Great Italian Festival - Downtown Reno becomes Little Italy during this exuberant event. Festival highlights include free live Italian entertainment on three stages, a spaghetti sauce cook-off, traditional Italian fare, the famous grape stomping contest, bocce ball tournament, kids' gelato eating contest, and a gourmet Italian buffet inside the Eldorado.

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La Vecchia Italian Restaurant - Fresh, house made pastas, meat and seafood dishes and desserts reflect the culinary traditions of northern Italy with a twist. While the menu features favorites like linguini with clams and chicken in lemon caper sauce, traditional dishes are often transformed in Alberto's hands producing innovative new flavors.

Two Guys From Hong Kong - The restaurant offers a variety of traditional and contemporary healthy Chinese dishes in a family dining atmosphere with friendly service and very modest prices to boot. Carrying with a lot of praises, Two Guys from Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant is surely a fantastic restaurant for you to try.

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