July 4 fireworks spectacular over Carson City light up the night
Submitted by Jeff Munson on Thu, 07/04/2013 - 11:47pm
Thank you Dick Campagni's Carson City Toyota-Scion, Cumulus Radio Magic 95.5 FM, Carson City and all the organizers and contributors who made this year's Fourth of July fireworks extravaganza at Mills Park in Carson City possible. The event was filled with great music, lights and amazing eye-candy.
Video below courtesy of Scott Schrantz at AroundCarson.com. The RSVP carnival at Mills Park continues through Saturday.
The second annual Ribmaster Rumble Rib Cook Off at the Carson Station in Carson City begins today through Saturday. The event features rib cookers, variety of vendors, live music outside beginning at 4 p.m. and live music inside after.
There's the Best Rack Contest, DJ Bill McClain on stage entertainment, rib eating contests, kids watermelon eating contest and more. Today's festivities run from noon to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Carson Station Hotel Casino, is at 900 S. Carson Street.
Saturday features the Downtown Carson City Wine Walk. The event is held the First Saturday of every month from 1- 5pm. For just $10 you’ll receive a commemorative wine glass and endless reasons to sip, stroll, and shop the afternoon away through Historic Downtown Carson City. Bring your wine walk glass with the Carson City Logo on it and pay only $8. There's also the after Wine Walk raffle prize party, 5 p.m. at the Cabaret Lounge inside the Carson Nugget Casino. The event is sponsored by Carson City Downtown Business Association.
Looking for another way to beat the heat with the family? The Nevada State Museum and the Railroad Museum in Carson City will be open Saturday, July 6 at no cost. The free admission days are designed to encourage visitors to explore our state's treasures including exhibits and special programming. An additional promotion for the Nevada 150th birthday celebration and an opportunity to win a Nevada Sesquicentennial, Battle Born - Nevada Proud souvenir license plate is also offered. A second July free day is July 20.
Nevada State Museum is open from 8:30 am – 4:30 pm at 600 North Carson Street, Carson City. The Railroad Museum is open from 9 am – 5 pm at 2180 South Carson Street, Carson City.
Be safe and enjoy the long weekend.