The fourth annual Reno Meals and Drink Week, a 12-day celebration of Reno’s eclectic foods and drinks scene, takes place June 5-16. Taking part eating places and distributors will provide prix-fixe menus, drink flights and/or specialty foods and drinks objects out there solely throughout the occasion interval. A portion of proceeds will likely be donated to native charities. For a full listing of members and menus, go to www.renofoodanddrinkweek.com.
The Sierra Arts Basis’s subsequent Sip and Display occasion takes place Friday, June 2, and can function Spider-Man: Throughout the Spider-Verse. Attendees meet at 6 p.m. on the Sierra Arts Basis, 17 S. Virginia St., in Reno, for bites from Wild River Grille and drinks from Espresso and Comics earlier than strolling to the Century Riverside 12 for a personal screening of the movie. Company are inspired to decorate as their favourite Marvel Comics character. Get tickets for $30 at sierraarts.org.
Meals Truck Friday kicks off for the season on June 2 in Idlewild Park, 1800 Idlewild Drive, in Reno. With greater than 40 distributors, Meals Truck Friday is without doubt one of the largest food-truck gatherings within the nation. The occasion runs 4 to 9 p.m., each Friday by means of Aug. 25. Study extra at www.fb.com/RenoStreetFood.
The twenty sixth annual BBQ, Brews and Blues competition takes place Friday and Saturday, June 16 and 17, outdoors of The Row on South Virginia Road. Pageant meals will likely be out there at Gregg’s BBQ Pit, together with St. Louis-style barbecue ribs, smoked beef brisket, pulled pork and extra. Company can even take pleasure in quite a lot of brews and drinks from greater than 50 microbreweries, and take part in a beer olympics occasion. Particulars at www.caesars.com/the-row-reno/occasions/bbq-brews-and-blues-festival.
Carnival-food followers, rejoice—the Reno Rodeo, aka the “wildest, richest rodeo within the West,” is again on the town June 15-24 for its 104th 12 months. Get your fill of funnel cake, loaded fries and extra whereas supporting one among Reno’s longest operating annual occasions; renorodeo.com.
Summer season is (virtually) right here, which suggests it’s time for the Margarita Crawl on Saturday, June 10. The occasion begins at midday at The Eddy, at 16 S Sierra St., in Reno and continues all through downtown till 6 p.m. Shopping for a cup for $10 means $4 margaritas and beers at collaborating areas, with entry to extras. For extra info, head to crawlreno.com/occasion/margarita.
Noble Pie Parlor is providing provisions in your pups! Proceeds from each the Pupperoni Fries (made out of meat, grains and different fastidiously chosen parts, paired with cooked fries to make a dog-safe dish) and K9 Brewing’s “Paws Pilsner” (nutritious bone broth) will likely be donated to the SPCA of Northern Nevada. The Midtown location (777 S. Heart St., Suite 100) could have each choices whereas the Summit Mall location (13979 S. Virginia St., No. 505) will solely have Pupperoni Fries; noblepieparlor.com.
Openings + Closings + Shifts
The Juicy’s Big Hamburgers at 301 S. Wells Ave., in Reno, is closing up store after many years on the location. The proprietor informed the native day by day the restaurant had misplaced its lease. The South McCarran Boulevard location (and a Sparks location with totally different house owners) will stay open; juicysburgers.internet.
Reno is getting two new ideas from famend chef Gordon Ramsay: Ramsay’s Kitchen and Ramsay’s Fish and Chips, each on the Silver Legacy. Ramsay’s Kitchen will function worldly fare, whereas Ramsay’s Fish and Chips will provide British-centric meals in a fast-casual setting. Each eating places are slated to open late 2023; www.caesars.com/silver-legacy-reno
Lo-Bar Social is changing what was as soon as Matador Lounge (beforehand St. James Infirmary) at 445 California Ave. Homeowners Missy and Josh Callen—the partnership behind Blind Canine Tavern, The Hideout Lounge and Poor Satan Saloon—intend for the primary bar house to be known as the “Lo-Bar” with the rooftop deck being the “Hello-Bar.” Seek for the bar on Fb for updates.
Digital meals corridor Vistro has taken over the previous Style of Chicago location at 180 E First St., in Reno. Created by UNR alums Tristen Houston and Derek Sornson, Vistro—as soon as a supply and takeout-only idea—gives greater than 10 restaurant choices for purchasers to select from, and can quickly have riverside patio seating. Particulars at ordervistro.com.
Shanty Dolan’s, at 211 Keystone Ave., is partnering with native cheese and specialty-goods store The Wheyfarer to supply friends cheese and charcuterie bins. The bins will embody quite a lot of meat, cheese, jam, nuts and different goodies; www.shantydolans.com.