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Snowshoeing in the north Lake Tahoe area near Incline Village, Nevada

Snowshoeing in the north Lake Tahoe area near Incline Village, Nevada.

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Each month, the Washoe County Library and Nevada Museum of Art offer a huge variety of events and activities suitable for the whole family. Many are free.

April, 2014

  • Tuesday, April 1 - April Fool's Day
  • Thursday through Saturday, April 10 - 12

    Reno Jazz Festival

    The 52nd annual University of Nevada, Reno Jazz Festival will be featuring trumpeter Avishai Cohen with The Collective and Kneebody. Festival events are held at various venues on the UNR campus, including Lawlor Events Center. For schedule and ticket information, visit the Reno Jazz Festival website.
  • Saturday and Sunday, April 19 - 20

    Easter Sunday Weekend

    There are a number of Easter Egg Hunts and related activities around Reno and Sparks during Easter weekend. There are also Easter events at Lake Tahoe. When the egg hunting is done, head over to any of several locations to enjoy Easter dining in the Reno / Sparks area or up at Lake Tahoe.

    National Park Week

    On the opening weekend of National Park Week, admission is free to all parks and other properties administered by the National Park Service. Depending on where you might be, there are numerous ways to enjoy your parks. Those relatively close to Reno include Yosemite National Park, Lassen Volcanic National Park, and Devils Postpile National Monument.
  • Saturday, April 19

    Tahoe Truckee Earth Day

    North Lake Tahoe and Truckee celebrate Earth Day at the Village at Squaw Valley, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. This big environmental event is free to attend.
  • Saturday, April 26

    South Lake Tahoe Earth Day Festival

    Celebrate Mother Earth at the South Lake Tahoe Earth Day Festival, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bijou Community Park, 1201 Al Tahoe Blvd. in South Lake Tahoe. Admission is free.
  • Sunday, April 27 - Earth Day in Reno

    Reno's annual Earth Day celebration will be at Idlewild Park, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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