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It's a great weekend for doing things indoors, and there are plenty of events from which to choose.  

There are a number of plays on stage, a wedding faire, a fundraiser, and even a chance to see ancient relics of the Buddha here in Reno. Enjoy!

Friday 1/25

Engraving Arts and Firearms Exhibit at John Ascuaga's Nugget: Noon to 7 p.m.

This is a chance to see firearms in a whole different light as art. The artwork and the craftsmanship is amazing, and it's on exhibit all weekend.

http://www.FEGA.com

Maitreya Heart Shrine Relic Tour, Reno Buddhist Center on 820 Plumas Street, Reno: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

An exhibition of Sacred Relics of the Buddha and other Buddhist Masters. This is a rare opportunity to view these relics, which were found among the cremation ashes of Buddhist masters. Many of these relics resemble beautiful, pearl-like crystals. Buddhists believe relics embody the master's spiritual qualities of compassion and wisdom, and are deliberately produced by the master at his death. 

www.maitreyarelictour.com

Safari Club International, Reno-Sparks Convention Center

http://www.scifirstforhunters.org/

Rabbit Hole, Reno Little Theater: 7:30 p.m.

Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. RABBIT HOLE charts their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places and for a path that will lead them back into the light of day. 

www.renolittletheater.org

Brew Haha to benefit Sierra Arts, John Ascuaga's Nugget: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Brew Ha Ha – 8 p.m., Friday, January 25 in Rose Ballroom

More than 25 micro breweries, great music, and all of your friends under one roof. Proceeds to benefit Sierra Arts. 

www.janugget.com

Jay Leno, Silver Legacy: 8 p.m.

Jay Leno – named America's Favorite TV Personality in the 2009 Harris Poll – has been America's late night leader for almost two decades. Join Silver Legacy in welcoming Jay to the Grande Exposition Hall.

One of the country's premier comedians, Jay's "everyman" style and personality have helped him earn millions of fans worldwide, who relate to his personable style and work ethic. He has been touted as one of the nicest people in show business and the hardest-working.

www.silverlegacy.com

Kevin and Caruso's Magique, Eldorado: 8 p.m.

Kevin & Caruso put excitement and fun into the art of illusion with their award winning stage spectacular, "Magique," in the Eldorado Showroom Jan. 22 through April 14.

Staged and directed by seven-time "Show of the Year" recipient, Mistginguett, "Magique" blends grand illusions, pyrotechnics and dazzling costumes with a dose of comedy with a splash of Cirque.

www.eldoradoreno.com

The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?, Bruka Theater: 8 p.m.

Brüka Theatre presents The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia? In this dark comedy written by Edward Albee, a successful and professional couple has their world turned up side down by an act of infidelity and... love? A powerfully confronting and darkly comedic story involving Martin, an architect. Stevie, his wife. Billy, their son, and Ross, a family friend and witness to it all. Albee subtitles this play "Notes towards a definition of tragedy". Jamie Woodham Plunkett directs this classic comedy - tragedy with modern twists. The Goat was the winner of both the 2002 Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Play.

www.bruka.org

Saturday 1/26

Engraving Arts and Firearms Exhibit at John Ascuaga's Nugget: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

http://www.FEGA.com

Maitreya Heart Shrine Relic Tour, Reno Buddhist Center on 820 Plumas Street, Reno: 10:30 a.m.

An exhibition of Sacred Relics of the Buddha and other Buddhist Masters. This is a rare opportunity to view these relics, which were found among the cremation ashes of Buddhist masters. Many of these relics resemble beautiful, pearl-like crystals. Buddhists believe relics embody the master's spiritual qualities of compassion and wisdom and are deliberately produced by the master at his death.

www.maitreyarelictour.com

Safari Club International, Reno-Sparks Convention Center

http://www.scifirstforhunters.org/

Full moon snowshoe tour, Tahoe Vista: 4:30 p.m. 

Are you looking for a great way to enhance your trip to Lake Tahoe this winter? A Full Moon Snowshoe Tour is a great option. Join a group for a very special Full Moon Treks through the brisk mountain air of Lake Tahoe's pristine forests. After meeting the group and previewing the trip, time will be spent fitting gear and a comprehensive lesson will be covered. You will trek on our easy to use snowshoes through Tahoe's peaceful, wintery forest. As you travel by moonlight, professional, knowledgeable guides will discuss Natural History and Astronomy topics, as well as fascinating facts about our moon. You will also stop along the way to take in the beautiful views and enjoy snacks and hot drinks. The unique Full Moon Snowshoe Trips are popular with all levels of nature enthusiasts and are sure to please the whole family.

www.tahoeadventurecompany.com

Rabbit Hole Reno Little Theater 7:30 p.m.

Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. RABBIT HOLE charts their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places and for a path that will lead them back into the light of day.

www.renolittletheater.org

Reno Chamber Orchestra, Nightingale Hall UNR Campus: 8 p.m.

Guest conductor Victor Yampolsky, Professor in Music Performance at Northwestern University, leads a program of music by Stravinsky and Mozart that also includes a performance by the winner of the RCO's annual College Concerto

www.renochamberorchestra.org

The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?, Bruka Theater: 8 p.m.

Brüka Theatre presents The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia? In this dark comedy written by Edward Albee, a successful and professional couple has their world turned up side down by an act of infidelity and... love? A powerfully confronting and darkly comedic story involving Martin, an architect. Stevie, his wife. Billy, their son, and Ross, a family friend and witness to it all. Albee subtitles this play "Notes towards a definition of tragedy". Jamie Woodham Plunkett directs this classic comedy - tragedy with modern twists. The Goat was the winner of both the 2002 Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Play.

www.bruka.org

Sunday 1/27

Engraving Arts and Firearms Exhibit at John Ascuaga's Nugget: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

http://www.FEGA.com

Safari Club International, Reno-Sparks Convention Center

http://www.scifirstforhunters.org/

Rabbit Hole, Reno Little Theater: 2 p.m.

Becca and Howie Corbett have everything a family could want until a life-shattering accident turns their world upside down and leaves the couple drifting perilously apart. RABBIT HOLE charts their bittersweet search for comfort in the darkest of places and for a path that will lead them back into the light of day.

 

www.renolittletheater.org

 

Reno Chamber Orchestra, Nightingale Hall UNR Campus: 2 p.m.

Guest conductor Victor Yampolsky, Professor in Music Performance at Northwestern University, leads a program of music by Stravinsky and Mozart that also includes a performance by the winner of the RCO's annual College Concerto

www.renochamberorchestra.org

The Goat or, Who is Sylvia?, Bruka Theater: 2 p.m.

Brüka Theatre presents The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia? In this dark comedy written by Edward Albee, a successful and professional couple has their world turned up side down by an act of infidelity and... love? A powerfully confronting and darkly comedic story involving Martin, an architect. Stevie, his wife. Billy, their son, and Ross, a family friend and witness to it all. Albee subtitles this play "Notes towards a definition of tragedy". Jamie Woodham Plunkett directs this classic comedy - tragedy with modern twists. The Goat was the winner of both the 2002 Drama Desk and Tony Award for Best Play.

www.bruka.org 

Kevin and Caruso's Magique, Eldorado: 7 p.m.

Kevin & Caruso put excitement and fun into the art of illusion with their award winning stage spectacular, "Magique," in the Eldorado Showroom Jan. 22 through April 14.

Staged and directed by seven-time "Show of the Year" recipient, Mistginguett, "Magique" blends grand illusions, pyrotechnics and dazzling costumes with a dose of comedy with a splash of Cirque.

www.eldoradoreno.com 

26th Annual Fantasy Wedding Faire-"Live Healthy Ever After" Sponsored by the American Heart Association, Grand Sierra Resort: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

www.americanheart.org

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