Artown for the Whole Family

By , June 27th, 2013 | Events | 0 Comments


Reno’s 18th annual Artown is just around the corner. Artown offers more than 500 different events including 100 workshops and more than 30 ongoing programs in the community. The art festival provides numerous family friendly events throughout the month of July; from art workshops just for the kids, to theater performances, movies, live music, and even puppet shows at Wingfield Park.

Here are just a few to check out:

Mini Art Camp
Kids will learn visual art, acting and they will get active with some creative movement/music in three 40 minute workshops. Reservations Required.

July 2, 9:30-11:30 AM
VSA Nevada at the Lake Mansion
250 Court St. Reno, NV 89501

Newlands Neighborhood Walking Tour
Get your blood flowing with a family friendly walk through one of Reno’s oldest and most prestigious neighborhoods.
July 6, 9:00-10:30 AM
My Favorite Muffin
340 California Ave. Reno, NV 89502

Discover the Hula
Learn to Hula Dance with the “Halau Hula ‘O Leilani.” Children will get to make Leis with ti leaves and learn the traditional Hawaiian dance.
July 8, 9:30-11:30
McKinley Arts and Culture Center
925 Riverside Dr. Reno, NV 89503

Renown Health is proud to host Artown events each year. This season, we will be featuring a performance of The Cat in the Hat, by Theatreworks of Northern Nevada, Monday, July 15 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The show will take place in the Mack Auditorium at Renown Regional Medical Center.

Renown South Meadows will be featuring “Art for Healing” by the Sierra Water Color Society, which will be displayed in the cafeteria throughout the month of July.

Artown is a festival for people of all ages, and most events are free of charge. So bring the kids and join in on all of the family fun!

For a complete schedule of Artown events featured at Renown, as well as other family friendly events, visit

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