Parks and Open Space


Current Exhibitions:

January 31 - May 12, 2019 

The Lost World of Dragons is a world of fantasy and adventure for visitors of all ages! Discover the stories and mythology of dragons throughout history and around the world! Get a thrill from larger-than-life animatronic dragons! Try out a virtual reality experience that lets you ride a flying dragon! Sit on a throne and sneak through a dragon's lair! And much more! 

Admission: $10 adults, $9 seniors and children



Future Exhibitions:

May 22 - June 22:

"Seeds of Inspiration" - an original exhibition of watercolor paintings from Sierra Watercolor Society. Vote for your favorite to win the coveted People's Choice Award. Wall and bin art will be available for purchase. Admission: Free

July 3 - July 14:

"The BLC: Contrasts and Transformation" - This exhibit of news photographs explores the dual nature of visual journalism in the Biggest Little City. Reno proclaimed its renaissance period a few years ago and has documented the transformation through written and visual news stories. These stories range from street protests to dog park openings and feature everyday heroes, the disgruntled, and the celebratory. Each story and image contributes to a civic discussion, but it is a conversation that remains unsettled. This exhibition highlights the city's contrasts in an effort to move the dialogue as well as demonstrate the value of imagery in modern journalism. Admission: Free


July 17 - August 18:

"Printmaking on Fiber: Wood, Paper & Cloth" - Six master artists provide a rare and stunning exhibition of fine art that utilizes a wide variety of printmaking techniques on wood, paper, and cloth. A must see for art lovers!Featured artists: Mieke Blees, Sally Herring, Sandra Poteet, Lin Schiffner, Vinay Sharma, and Linda Waddle. Admission: Free

September 1 - October 20:

"Art of the Aloha Shirt" - Explore the history, artistry, and production of Hawaii's enduring fashion statement, the Aloha shirt. This exhibition features original textile artwork, production sketches and swatches, advertisements, and vintage shirts that tell the beginning story of an industry that left an indelible mark on fashion in the United States and the world.
Admission: $6 adults, $4 seniors/children

November 13 - December 15: Sierra Watercolor Society winter exhibition. Details TBA


1595 N. Sierra Street
Inside Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
Reno, Nevada 89503
(775) 785-5961


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