Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space.
Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space.

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Announcements

Sep 30, 2014
Wednesday, Oct. 8, you are invited to learn about Washoe Valley while enjoying a scenic walk.
Sep 12, 2014
Enter your favorite fall photo of Nevada and the Sierra.
Sep 3, 2014
Great Reno Balloon Race launches this week at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
Aug 21, 2014
Aug. 28 meeting focuses on proposed off-leash dog area at Hidden Valley Regional Park.
Jul 28, 2014
Kids play 18 holes for free at Washoe Golf Course this Sunday.
Jul 23, 2014
Enjoy Nevada's birthday at Bowers Mansion with games, music and cowboy poetry Saturday.
Jul 22, 2014
Washoe Golf hosts Bring your Kid to the Course Day this Sunday.
Jul 2, 2014
Daughters play 18 holes free with paying adult Sunday, July 6.
Jun 27, 2014
Enjoy free family entertainment and Bartley Ranch's official Nevada 150 Exhibit.
Jun 25, 2014
Washoe County Commissioners proclaim July as Parks and Recreation Month.
Jun 23, 2014
The public is invited to free, summer concerts every Wednesday at Lazy 5.
May 29, 2014
Bowers Mansion hosts special concert series through June.
May 15, 2014
Free admission May 17 to new aviation-themed splash park.
May 9, 2014
Art exhibit celebrates 25 years of Nevada Folklife this month at Rancho San Rafael.
May 5, 2014
Moms play 18 holes free with cart May 11 at Washoe Golf Course.
Apr 9, 2014
Help get Washoe County's public garden ready for spring Saturday April 12.

Feb 21, 2014
Set sail for adventure in a new exhibit coming to the May Museum March 8.
Feb 5, 2014
Family entertainment winter music series continues Feb. 8 at Bartley Ranch.
Feb 4, 2014
Four week course covers all the basics of gardening and plant life in the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden.

Jan 30, 2014
Family entertainment winter music series continues Feb. 1 at Bartley Ranch.
Jan 23, 2014
Family entertainment winter music series continues Jan. 25 at Bartley Ranch.

Jan 17, 2014
Washoe County Parks will replace memorial at Rancho San Rafael.
Jan 15, 2014
Family entertainment winter music series continues Jan. 18 at Bartley Ranch.
Dec 12, 2013
Move this Friday offers increased service availability and accessibility.
Dec 4, 2013
Move offers increased service availability and accessibility.
Nov 27, 2013
Smokey the Bear to help distribute trees and thank foster parents.
Nov 20, 2013
Wilbur D. May Museum hosts holiday event with gingerbread contest and music.
Nov 5, 2013
Crafts, scavenger hunt and turkeys highlight event Nov. 9 and Nov. 23 at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
Oct 10, 2013
View fall photo exhibit of Washoe County scenery through Oct. 31.
Sep 16, 2013
Enter your favorite fall photo of Washoe County.
Sep 11, 2013
Event features contests and a play day for dogs and owners 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sep 4, 2013
Model of historic plane will highlight air race theme at new splash park.
Aug 27, 2013
Unhealthy air and smoke causes cancellation of Aug. 28 performance.
Aug 23, 2013
Music by The Bystanders with Katy Simon Wednesday Aug. 28.
Aug 20, 2013
Celtic, Bluegrass and Contemporary music by Contraband this Wednesday.
Aug 12, 2013
Americana, Blues and Boogie with Colin Ross Band August 14.
Aug 6, 2013
Alternative country by The Refiners this Wednesday.
Jul 31, 2013
Golfers 17 and under play free with paying adult Sunday, August 4.
Jul 29, 2013
Bluegrass & folk music with The Mountain Girls July 31.
Jul 22, 2013
Rhythm & Blues by Guitar Woody & The Boilers July 24.
Jul 18, 2013
Park's electrical systems need additional equipment to operate.
Jul 17, 2013
Yogi Bear features voices of Aykroyd and Timberlake on big screen.
Jul 15, 2013
Western ragtime from CW & Mr. Spoons July 17.
Jul 11, 2013
Reno Rodeo artifacts and memorabilia on display through July 31 in the park's Western Heritage Interpretive Center.
Jul 1, 2013
Daughters play 18 holes free with paying adult.
Jun 26, 2013
Bring your Kid to the Course Day Sunday, June 30.
Jun 24, 2013
Bowers Mansion hosts final 'Programs on the Porch' Friday.
Jun 18, 2013
Lazy 5 and Bowers Mansion host special series.
Jun 12, 2013
Dads play free with paying child or adult from noon to 6 p.m.
Jun 10, 2013
Public invited to free Lazy 5 concerts on Wednesdays and Bowers Mansion event this Friday.
Jun 5, 2013
Mansion and swimming pool open for the first time since 2009.
May 16, 2013
Family event May 18 features free fishing, crafts, and raffle prizes at Crystal Peak Park.
May 14, 2013
Washoe County hosts weekend tours of renovated home starting Saturday.
May 9, 2013
Family event features free fishing, crafts and raffle prizes at Crystal Peak Park May 18.
May 7, 2013
Moms play 18 holes free, with cart, this Sunday, May 12 at Washoe Golf Course.
Learn to draw living plants using graphite during 2 classes in May.
May 6, 2013
Free walking tour of one of Reno's oldest public gardens Friday, May 10.
Apr 17, 2013
Citizen input needed May 1 on future park, recreation and open space opportunities.
Mar 22, 2013
Bowers Mansion elevated from local to national significance.
Mar 15, 2013
Renowned Bigfoot expert Dr. Jeff Meldrum visits May Museum Mar. 23-24.
Mar 7, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents final show for this season.
Feb 28, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents father and son duo.
Feb 25, 2013
Free 4-week course covers basics of gardening and plant life at the May Arboretum.
Feb 22, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents Nevada-based musicians.
Feb 14, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents Reno-based musicians.
Feb 8, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents Reno-based musicians
Feb 5, 2013
Crafts, stories, scavenger hunt and live birds all part of the free activities.
Feb 4, 2013
Woolly mammoths, saber-toothed tigers and sea monsters arriving soon at the May Museum.
Feb 1, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents Reno-based musicians.
Jan 31, 2013
Eight free classes taught by certified master gardeners.
Jan 25, 2013
Washoe County Parks staff and volunteers will re-seed areas devastated by Caughlin Fire.
Jan 24, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents favorite old-time songs.
Jan 18, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents bluegrass trio.
Jan 10, 2013
Family entertainment winter music series presents Larry Maurice.
Dec 18, 2012
Family entertainment winter concerts kick off Saturday, Jan. 5.
Nov 27, 2012
Free Art Angels Community Workshop for kids on Sat. Dec. 15.
Nov 26, 2012
Free holiday tuba concert at Wilbur May Museum Dec. 1.
Nov 8, 2012
The event will be November 17 at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park.
Feb 7, 2011
New Dragons and Dinos exhibit opens this Saturday, February 12 at the Wilbur D. May Museum