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It's a good weekend for winter sports now that we have fresh snow in the mountains. And Lake Tahoe will be celebrating for the next week with SnowFest. Parades, parties and ski races will be taking place in various venues all week long.  In addition you can celebrate food trucks in south Reno, help raise money for nursing scholarships while treasure hunting, and party like a film star for the Oscars. Enjoy!    

 

Friday 2/28 

South Reno Food Truck Fest,  7370 Desert Way,  5-9 pm

This is the second event of the year for the food trucks in the south end of town. They expect to have two dozen on hand for the event.

www.Battleborntruck.com

 

JTNN & N-RAP at the Joe on the UNR Campus from 8-10 pm

This is not a fundraiser…but an event to raise awareness of drug and alcohol abuse on campus. It starts at 8 pm.

www.jtnn.com

 

SnowFest, various locations in Lake Tahoe

This year's SnowFest begins this weekend and events including parties, parades and races will take place all around the north end of the lake. Tonight the kind and queen of SnowFest will be named and there will be fireworks at Squaw Valley at 7:30 p.m.

www.tahoesnowfest.com

 

 

Saturday 3/1

Police Unity Tour Fundraiser dinner at  5-9 pm, Abel's Mexican Cantina in Verdi

This is a fundraiser for fallen law enforcers nationwide. The actual ride isn't until May but the fundraising has already begun.

www.abelsmexican.com

 

Alpha Tau Omega men shaving heads to raise money for childhood cancer research, noon

Another St. Baldrick's event this time with the fraternity men of Alpha Tau Omega at the University of Nevada.

www.stbaldricks.org/events/ATONevada

 

Autograph signing from Tuskegee airmen in JA Nugget Lobby noon- 5 pm

These living pieces of history will be at JA Nugget to meet and sign autographs. It's part of the Tuskegee Airmen's Western Region Conference. There will be three surviving airmen taking part.

Darin.farr@va.gov

www.janugget.com

 

Physicians Wives Rummage Sale, Reno Livestock Events Center exhibit hall

Every year they clean out closets, collect from around the community and raise a lot of money for nursing scholarships and for local non-profits. Starts at 8 am and goes until 4pm at the Reno Livestock Events Center Exhibit Hall.

www.awcms.org

 

SnowFest

Various events including parades, parties and ski races in North Tahoe. Check their website for specifics.

www.tahoesnowfest.com

 

Paper Moon expands to Midtown Reno

www.papermoonstores.com

 

 

Sunday 3/2 

Oscar Party at St. James Infirmary

This is St. James Infirmary's sixth Annual Oscar Party which includes hors d'oeuvres, fancy cocktails and an Oscar ballot to watch the show. Starts at 3 and goes until about 8. Upscale cocktail attire is encouraged but not required. Call (775) 657-8484

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