Arts & Entertainment
Arts in Brief
Riverside Holiday Shop is now open RENO — The Sierra Arts Foundation announces the opening of the annual Riverside Holiday Shop at 17 S. Virginia St., Suite 120 in its main gallery. Local artists from the surrounding area have another place to exhibit handmade gifts for the holidays, and shoppers can feel great knowing they are supporting the local arts economy. The Riverside Holiday Shop will again be open for the season filled with handmade ...
Feeling All Aglow
Couple chronicle their journeys to find the light at the end of the tunnel that is Nevada’s unique history
Five Finger Death Punch at The Knit
RENO — The Share the Welt Tour with Five Finger Death Punch and special guests All That Remains, Hatebreed and Rev. Theory comes to The Knitting Factory in Reno on Wednesday. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $34 for general admission or $64 for a box seat. Buy advance tickets at the Cal-Neva Casino main cashier cage, at Recycled Records, located at 3344 Kietzke Lane in Reno, by calling 877-4-FLY-TIX (435-89...
JMAX and KOZZ present Thin Lizzy at GSR
RENO — Irish hard rock bank Thin Lizzy performs Wednesday at the Grand Sierra Resort. Thin Lizzy formed in Dublin in 1969. The two founding members, drummer Brian Downey and bass guitarist/vocalist Phil Lynott met while still in school. Lynott assumed the role of frontman and led them throughout their recording career of 13 studio albums. Thin Lizzy is best known for their songs “Whiskey in the Jar,” “Jailbreak” and “The Boys Are Back in Town,...
Expendables perform Friday at The Knit
RENO — Growing up in Santa Cruz, Calif. was a laid-back experience for the Expendables: surf, skate, party and play music. Since 1997, the Expendables have staked their claim in the California surf rock genre, to which they add healthy doses of reggae, punk rock and ‘80s-style dueling guitar solos. Their 2010 release “Prove It” adds a huge arena rock sound to the laid-back California groove. After years of touring, a steady stream of high-q...