This Independence Day there is no shortage of things to do around Reno, Sparks, and Tahoe! Especially since this year it falls on a Saturday. has come up with a pretty comprehensive list of things to do this holiday weekend.

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Here are just a few of the options to celebrate our great country’s independence:

Star Spangled Sparks – This event is put on by the Nugget and will include fireworks, food and beverage vendors, live music, as well as a shuttle service.

Fireworks at the Aces Ballpark – Reno’s Triple A team plays against the Sacramento River Cats that night and fireworks will be after the game.

Virginia City 4th of July Celebration – In this historic town there will be a parade, auction, live music, food and beverage vendors, and of course fireworks!

Red, White, & Tahoe Blue – In Incline Village there will be many events to go to throughout the holiday weekend, beginning on Thursday and including a performance by the Reno Philharmonic Orchestra.

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