Things to do in Reno!

Hot August Nights

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 to Sunday, August 3, 2014
All Week

During Hot August Nights, cars are “cherry” and cruisin’ is “cool.”

It’s the largest classic car and nostalgic event in the country and encompasses the entire region!  Restored hot rods and sexy muscle cars give enthusiasts a first-hand experience of popular decades done by.  The festival will be packed with more than 5,000 classic vehicles to admire!   Show-n-Shines, drag races, controlled cruises, concerts, a swap meet, sock hop, prom and classic car auction are just a few of the “cool” activities.
Entertainment Line-Up 
An incredible array of entertainers from some of the greatest decades in music will perform. Entertainment will be announced in the Summer.
Show-n-Shine Schedule
The Show-n-Shines are a beloved tradition of Hot August Nights and there plenty to chose from whether you're a classic car owner interested in competing, or a spectator that wants to admire beautiful vehicles. The show and shine schedule will be announced in the Summer.
Barrett-Jackson Auction 
The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™ comes to Reno to join the world’s premiere classic car and nostalgia festival. The Hot August Nights Auction Presented by Barrett-Jackson marks a historic partnership between two of the most recognized names in the classic and collector car industry. Not only will buyers be able to bid on and purchase from Barrett-Jackson’s famous selection of collector cars, but they can take them right from the auction block to the streets of Reno-Sparks to participate in one of Hot August Nights’ famous cruises or show-n-shines. 
For more information about the Barrett-Jackson auction, click here.  The auction takes place at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center.
Detailed Daily Event Schedule for Hot August Nights:
There is something happening throughout town every day and night of Hot August Nights.  The detailed schedule will be announced in the Summer of what/when/where.