Named for the latitude of Sparks, 39 North Marketplace is more than a traditional farmers market. The family-friendly event takes a modern approach to a classic street fair, bring together local artisans and farmers each week. Includes cooking demos from local celebrity chefs. Thursdays from 4 to 9 through August 16, except for August 9.
Food Truck Friday will be held every Friday through September 28 in Reno's Idlewild Park. It features 35 rotating gourmet food, craft desserts, beer, wine and mixed drink vendors, Free to attend, with music, lots of grass to sit on, plenty of parking and a large playground with train rides for the kids.
Navy Week is held every year in about 15 cities. June 18-24 it will be the trun of Reno and Carson City, which will have 75-100 outreach events coordinated with corporate, civic, government, education, media, veterans, community service and diversity organizations. Participants will include the Navy Parachute Team, Navy bands, Navy divers, submarine crews, hometown Sailors, and more.
Autism Coalition of Nevada will hold An Educated Taste on July 13 at Dolan Lexus in Reno. Proceeds will help fund critical diagnostic and medical services, supplemental education, and assistive technologies for Nevada families impacted by autism spectrum disorders.