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It's just past Mardi Gras but there are a number of events that play into that theme including the  SPCA's Mardi Paws which concentrates on fat cats (seriously, cats over 10 pounds) and on king canines (again, seriously dogs over 60 pounds). And don't miss the Nevada Museum of Art which is "Where the Wild things Are!"  Enjoy!

 

Friday 3/7

Where the Wild Things Are Nevada Museum of Art

This is the 50th anniversary of the publication of Maurice Sendak's "Where the Wild Things Are" and the Nevada Museum of Art is celebrating with a display of his artwork.

www.nevadaart.org

 

Monster Jam, Reno Livestock Events Center, 7:30 pm

The Monster Trucks are back. Don't forget your camera and your earplugs!

www.monsterjam.com

 

SnowFest

There are a ton of races and celebrations at various locations in Lake Tahoe. Including the closing ceremonies. Check their website for specifics.

www.tahoesnowfestival.com

 

Ring of Fire at the Eldorado

This is an ongoing show featuring the songs of Johnny Cash.

www.eldorado.com

 

NADAGras Art Show at the Burner Hotel

This is from the NadaDada group and is a smaller version of their hotel room art exhibit. And it's this weekend!

www.nadadadamotel.weekly.com

 

Mardi Paws at the SPCA, Fat Cats and King Canines

In honor of Mardi Gras and all about cats over 10 pounds and dogs over 60.

www.spcanevada.org

 

 

Saturday 3/8

Dinosaur at the Discovery

Wanna see a life-size Ichthyosaur? Not only can you see it you can hear from the artist who built it how he did it. It's on display at the Discovery Museum in Reno and the artist will be there from 11:30-noon.

www.dmnv.org

 

Reno Aces National Anthem tryouts, 10 am – 2 p m

The Aces are holding their open house before the season and from 10-2 they will be holding tryouts for those who want to sing the National Anthem during home games this season. You do need to call ahead to reserve a time.

www.renoaces.com

 

Ring of Fire at the Eldorado

This is an ongoing show featuring the songs of Johnny Cash.

www.eldorado.com

 

Entre Mujeres/ Among Us Women 2-4 pm International Day of Women

(775)229-3669 (no website available)

 

Sons & Daughters of Erin Dinner at the Siena 4:30-9 p.m.

The Sons and Daughters of Erin will be holding their St. Patrick's Day Celebration a little early this year. It's at the Siena in Reno from 4:30 – 9 p.m.

www.irishnv.org

 

Where the Wild Things Are Nevada Museum of Art

Not only is this a great family friendly interactive art exhibit, it's the second Saturday of the month, which means admission is free. Join Max in his world of Maurice Sendak's Wild Things. Story time will be bilingual, there will be music playing and taking pictures is encouraged in that gallery as they're holding an Instagram photo contest!

www.nevadaart.org

 

Monster Jam Livestock Events Center 2 p.m.

The Monster Trucks are back. Don't forget your camera and your earplugs!

www.monsterjam.com

 

SnowFest

There are a ton of races and celebrations at various locations in Tahoe. Including the closing ceremonies. Check their website for specifics.

www.tahoesnowfestival.com

 

NADAGras Art Show at the Burner Hotel

www.nadadadamotel.weekly.com

 

Sunday 3/9

Ring of Fire at the Eldorado

This is an ongoing show featuring the songs of Johnny Cash.

www.eldorado.com

 

NADAGras Art Show at the Burner Hotel

www.nadadadamotel.weekly.com

 

Where the Wild Things Are Nevada Museum of Art

This is the 50th anniversary of the publication of Maurice Sendak's "Where the Wild Things Are" and the Nevada Museum of Art is celebrating with a display of his artwork

www.nevadaart.org

 

Monster Jam Livestock Events Center 2 p.m.

The Monster Trucks are back. Don't forget your camera and your earplugs!

www.monsterjam.com

 

SnowFest

There are a ton of races and celebrations at various locations in Tahoe. Including the closing ceremonies. Check their website for specifics.

www.tahoesnowfestival.com

 

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