Washoe County Announcement
For Immediate Release
Contact: Andrew Brown
Reno, Nev. June 15, 2018. Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space is proud to welcome back toe-tapping, marshmallow-toasting evenings under the stars with “Galena Campfire Programs”, taking place at Eagle Meadow at Galena Creek Regional Park beginning Friday, June 22 at 7:30 p.m.
The six-week program features a range of entertainment including bluegrass, folk music, cowboy poetry and dance performances, plus fun, educational programs and marshmallow roasting, all taking place outdoors at the beautiful Galena Creek Regional Park. Blankets, low-back chairs, bug spray and flashlights are recommended. Galena Campfire Programs are free to the public, however donations are encouraged. Come out to the park early to barbeque, or bring a picnic dinner. Leashed dogs are welcome.
What: 2018 “Galena Campfire Programs”
Where: Eagle Meadow, north entrance to Galena Creek Regional Park above the Galena Creek Visitor Center, 18250 Mt. Rose Highway., Reno
When: Free, family entertainment series 8 - 9 p.m., with marshmallow roasting at 7:30 p.m.
Details: Free; $4 donations are encouraged
Contact: Galena Creek Regional Park Office at (775) 849-2511
Complete "Galena Campfire Programs" Schedule:
June 22: Larry Maurice, cowboy poet and entertainer
June 29: Camp Star Bound, presentation of performing arts
July 6: Master Falconer, Marie Gaspari Crawford
July 13: Sage Creek, bluegrass extraordinaire
July 20: Brother Dan Palmer, modern Americana
July 27: Nevada Department of Wildlife presents: Bats!
Scenic Galena Creek Regional Park is owned and managed by Washoe County Regional Parks and Open Space. Washoe County aims to provide exceptional parks and open space, and recreational opportunities while preserving our natural, historical and cultural resources. For more information, visit www.washoecountyparks.com.