The City of Reno is a city that celebrates and supports special events. We believe that events enhance the vitality, quality of life, and economic prosperity of the City of Reno. The Special Events Office works to grow Reno’s current tourism base, attract new visitors and encourage community events that add to the local quality of life.
Current Free Speech Zones - updated the week of permitted events
Special Events on public property in Reno, Film Permits and Residential Block Parties:Kacee Matthewson, Special Events Assistant
Alexis Hill, Arts, Culture and Events Manager
Special events in a City of Reno Park:
Alan Roney, Recreation Supervisor
Permits for events on private property (Special Activity):
Business License Division