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Get ready for Sparks Summer Fun in July

Cowboy Crawl 2019 is just around the corner.
June 29, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, Sparks Pub Crawls
The 8th annual Cowboy Crawl, a western themed block party, returns to downtown Sparks.

Every Time a Bell Rings kicks off Artown right.
July 1, 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Tony Armstrong Amphitheatre, Tintabulations Handbell Ensemble
Tintabulations is enthralling audiences internationally in its 22nd year of merry music making.  Catch them in Victorian Square for completely free.

Paddles & Palettes is all month long.
July 2-31, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., July 18 will be from 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, Sparks Museum & Cultural Center
This public art project and auction features upcycled and repurposed Dragon Boat paddles transformed into works of art by local artists, along with photography by Ty O’Neil from This is Reno.

Star Spangled Sparks will blow you away.
July 4, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, Nugget Casino Resort
Come out and celebrate the 20th annual Star-Spangled Sparks.  Food trucks, local artists, and arts & crafts will be present prior to a firework show for the ages.

First Saturday Lecture Series welcomes Eileen Fuller.
July 6, 2:00 p.m.-3:30 p.m.
Victorian Square, Sparks Museum & Cultural Center
Join the Sparks Museum in supporting local artists.  An art reception hosted by the Latimer Art Club immediately follows the lecture.

Chris Young is coming to the Nugget Event Center.
July 6, 4:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, Nugget Casino Resort
Enjoy food trucks prior to the concert.  Because parking will be limited, we encourage rideshare like Lyft and Uber.

Ruthie Foster is free to the public at the Nugget Event Center.
July 11, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, Nugget Casino Resort
The Nugget Casino Resort is bringing singer/songwriter Ruthie Foster to town for Artown.  Click the link above to learn how to pick up tickets to this concert for free.

3rd Thursdays are chugging right along.
July 18, 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Victorian Square, 39 North Downtown
A special Artown night. Gallery opening at the Heritage museum and the opening of the new Depot Pop Up Gallery in downtown. It’s the third Thursday of the month for food trucks, local artists, cooking demos and entertainment!  Tour the museum, train and schoolhouse for free.

Water Lantern Festival lights up the night.
July 27, 5:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.
Sparks Marina, Water Lantern Festival
Water Lantern Festival is an incredible experience where you, your friends, and your family will create magical memories that will last a lifetime.

July will fly by fast, and we have even more coming up in August.  Get excited for Hot August Nights, the Dragon Boat Festival, and the Nugget Rib Cook-Off