Ongoing and Seasonal Events
Dangberg Home Ranch Tours
Guided tours take visitors through the main level of the Dangberg residence, where they hear the family's private and public history and learn how it helped shape the community we know today. The artifact displays connect the stories with the family members in ways both comedic and heart-breaking. Reservations are required and the tours are available all year.
Gardnerville Thirsty Third Thursdays (May-September)
Main Street Gardnerville will once again be hosting "Thirsty Third Thursdays" Wine Walks taking place the third Thursday of each month, May-September, 4:30 - 7:30pm. The cost is $15 for registration and $5 for a commemorative forever wine glass with light blue logo that can be used at ALL future wine walks. Each Wine Walk brings out anywhere from 300-500 registered Wine Walkers to the downtown district. The money raised covers expenses and goes back into the community to support Main Street Gardnerville's revitalization efforts of the historic downtown district!!!
Genoa Sweet Sippin’ Sundays (May-October)
The 1st Sunday of every month, join Genoa businesses for a walk through town while sipping at all participating businesses. Music, prizes, sweets and spirits...Genoa has it all!
$12 gets you a keepsake glass and a passport to sample a sweet and a sip at each stop.* When your passport is complete, you are entered into a drawing to win $100 in Genoa Bucks, which can be used at any of the participating businesses in town! SWEET, right? So get your friends together and come on out to Genoa for SWEET SIPPIN SUNDAYS!
Minden Farmers Market (June-October)
Minden’s Farmers’ Market takes place every Tuesday evening from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. starting in June. Come shop for your fruits and veggies and browse the booths for other specialties. Live music will entertain you as you enjoy the stroll down Esmeralda Avenue.
1604 Esmeralda Ave # 100, Minden, NV 89423
Lampe Park Farmer’s Market (May-September)
The market will run every Wednesday morning from 8am to 1pm weekly through September. The Farmers’ Market will offer an abundance of fresh produce as well as a wide variety of other items including bakery items, outdoor décor, and other homemade items. For more information on the market, please call the recreation division at
775-782-5500 ext 1
Lampe Park, Gardnerville, NV 89410
Sierra Chef Farmers’ Market (May-September)
9:00am-1:00pm Every Wednesday
Local organic and certified grower produce & vegetable vendors, in addition to specialty food vendors including fresh pasta, cheese monger, bakery, eggs, honey, fresh flowers, herbs & spices, barbeque & entertainment just to name a few. Sierra Chef classes "Cooking with the Season" will be offered twice a month...shop for your fresh ingredients at the Farmers' Market in the morning and cook with them in the afternoon...it doesn't get more "farm to fork" than that!
1378 US Hwy 395 N, Gardnerville, NV 89410
Topaz Lodge Fishing Derby
Come on out to Topaz Lake from January thru mid April and catch a tagged fish for instant cash and free slot play. Topaz Lake is a beautiful lake that offers fishing, boating, camping and more. Plan your next fishing trip and come, stay and play.
1979 US Hwy 395 S, Gardnerville, NV 89460