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Music Shows & Entertainment in Reno, NV
By:Charlie Watkins

The city of Reno, the second most populous city in the state of Nevada, is known for tourism and recreational activities. Though traditionally thought of as an entertainment epicenter for adults, there are a wide variety of activities in town for all members of the family, regardless of age.

The Knitting Factory
The Knitting Factory is a nationally renowned concert venue that hosts music and variety events every night of the week. Top pop, punk, country, and rock acts as diverse as The Misfits, Willie Nelson, and Justin Timberlake regularly perform on the Knitting Factory stage. The Knitting Factory also hosts local music and comedy acts, and is available for private or corporate events.

The Knitting Factory

211 North Virginia Street

Reno, NV 89501-1407

775-323-5648

re.knittingfactory.com

Harrah's Reno Hotel & Casino
Harrah's Reno Hotel & Casino is the largest casino in the state, offering a wide variety of music and entertainment. In addition to gambling games on the casino floor, Harrah's also has nightly exotic burlesque shows, beer pong tournaments, wine tasting, and a free weekly summer concert series. There is also live music nightly at The Sapphire Lounge, located in the hotel.

Harrah's Reno Hotel & Casino

219 North Center Street

Reno, NV 89501

775-786-3232

harrahsreno.com

The National Automobile Museum
The National Auto Museum is a family-themed museum that houses and displays historic and famous automobiles from the late 19th century all the way up to modern times. All automobiles have either been restored or remain in excellent condition and have a wealth of pictorial and written history accompanying them. The museum's historic cars include an 1892 Phillion Road Carriage, and a 1949 Mercury Series 9CM, driven by actor James Dean in the movie "Rebel Without a Cause." The Batmobile from the 1960s television show "Batman" is also on display, as well as a number of famous celebrity cars.

National Automobile Museum

10 Lake Street

Reno, NV 89501-1558

775-333-9300

automuseum.org






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