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October 2012 - Entertainment Update

Sights, Sounds and Flavors of Italy Come to Downtown Reno during the Eldorado Great Italian Festival, October 6 and 7

For 31 years, the Eldorado has brought the sights, sounds and flavors of Italy to downtown Reno during the Eldorado Great Italian Festival set for October 6 and 7 this year. The festival features a grape stomp, sauce cookers competition, an Italian farmer’s market, bocce ball, kids’ gelato eating contest, Italian Buffet and incredible, free, live entertainment all weekend long including Mitch Franco, Ray Massa’s EuroRhythms, Moreno Fruzzetti, Pasquale Esposito, The Bronx Wanderers, Bella Ciao, Capuano n’ T Rock and Primo Basso.

Artown Encore Series and the Eldorado are teaming up to present a beloved Old-World tradition with the Zoppé Family Circus. Under an intimate 500 seat tent, this one-ring circus will captivate guests with acrobatic feats, equestrian showmanship, canine capers, clowning and plenty of audience participation. Performances are under the big top in the Eldorado surface lot on the corner of 4th and Sierra streets October 4 at 7 p.m., October 5 at 4 and 7 p.m., October 6 at 11 a.m., 4 and 7 p.m., and October 7 at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tickets are $24.95 for VIP seating, $19.95 for general admission and $11.95 for kids ages 2 to 11.

A crowd favorite year after year continues to be the Great Italian Festival Sauce Cook-off. Italian families from across the West Coast bring their recipes to life right on the street for guests to taste. Pasta tasting plates will be sold for $2 at the spaghetti booth on the corner of 4th and Virginia streets starting at 2 p.m. daily.

The Eldorado’s Famous Italian Dinner Buffet will be served in the Eldorado Convention Center on Saturday and in The Buffet on Saturday and Sunday starting at 4 p.m. Guests can enjoy an array of Italian specialties including handmade pasta dishes, Cioppino, eggplant parmesan, veal scaloppini as well as an assortment of home made Italian salads and desserts. There are plenty of offerings street side as well—traditional Italian fare including house-made pastas, Italian sausage and peppers, garlic bread, flatbread pizza and more.

Celebrate everything Italian with the 31st Annual Eldorado Great Italian Festival on Saturday, October 6 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday, October 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more details, call 800-648-5966 or visit The latest Eldorado updates are also available on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and the Eldorado’s interactive iPhone and Android Apps.


“Jersey Nights” in the Eldorado Showroom Through November 13


“Jersey Nights” celebrates the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons with first class musical arrangements, perfect harmonies, authentic costumes, dynamic choreography and all of the Four Seasons greatest hits including; “Oh What a Night,” “Sherry,” “Walk Like a Man,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry” and many more. Performances are Tuesday through Sunday with tickets starting at just $19.95, dinner and show packages from only $29.95 and room and show from just $49! For more information and tickets call 800-648-5966 or visit



Carrie Underwood

Reno Events Center

Friday, October 12 at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets $42.50, $52.50 and $62.50

At The Brew Brothers
Happy Hour Mon-Fri 2-5pm

Live Bands and DJs Nightly!

DJ D.Rek every Thursday-Saturday

Sunday-Thursday events 10pm  

Friday-Saturday events 10:30pm


Live Band Karaoke Monday Nights

October 1, 8, 15, 22, 28


Brew Club Tuesdays with Alice 96.5 FM and DJ Chris English

Featuring Rno’s Hottest School Girl Contest Presented by Three Olives Vodka

October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30


STEEL BREEZE                                      October 3-7

-Today’s Hits

ATOMIKA                                             October 10-14

-Top 40 Hits

MIMIC                                                        October 17

-Today’s Hits

LEFT OF CENTRE                               October 18-21

-Top 40 Hits

AUDIOBOXX                                        October 24-28

-Today’s Hits

STEEL BREEZE                   October 31-November 4

-Today’s Hits


At BuBinga Lounge

Doors Open at 10pm!

Spindustry Wednesdays with Roni Romance and (((xm fredie)))

October 3, 10, 17, 24, 31


Skyy High Fridays with Wild 102.9, Roni Romance and DJ Dragon

October 5, 12, 19, 26


Addiction Saturdays with Roni Romance and (((xm fredie)))

October 6, 13, 20, 27

At Roxy’s Bar & Lounge

Sample all 102 of Reno’s “Best Martinis”

September’s Martini of the Month

“Wicket Witch of the West”

Made with Melon Bicardi, Midori, RedBull and Habanero Simple Syrup


Live Piano, Jazz, Vocals Nightly

Sun to Thurs 4:30pm-Closing

Fri & Sat 4:30-9:30pm and 10pm-Closing


At Cin Cin Bar & Lounge

Happy Hour 4:30 -6:30pm Daily

$5 Wines by the Glass and Fresh Artisan Cocktails

Half-off Appetizers

At Sushi Sake

Open at 4pm Daily

Exotic Sakes, Fresh Cut Sushi

All You Can Eat $22.99 Sunday – Thursday

All You Can Eat $24.99 Friday – Saturday


Sushi Happy Hour 4-5pm Daily!

Late Night Happy Hour 8-9pm Sun-Thur; 9-10pm Fri-Sat

25% Off - All You Can Eat Dinner

1/2 Priced, 1/2 Size Rolls Only at Happy Hour