2018 Native American Day at the Lost City Museum

Poster Honor Native American Heritage and mark your calendar: Saturday, December 8, 2018 for Native American Day at Nevada’s Lost City Museum. The event features Native American dancers, food and demonstrations. There will be a variety of artists and craftspeople displaying and selling their creations. There will also be delicious Navajo tacos and fry bread …

Stroll ‘N’ Roll 2018

Poster The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include opportunities to walk and bike in a safe environment. Such is the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosts its annual Stroll-N-Roll Saturday, November 17. The 4-hour annual event is a spin so the speak on the Ciclovía phenomenon around the globe. On …

Lost City Museum

Photo: Good signage Favorite places: Lost City Museum History In 1935 the Lost City Museum was built by the National Park Service to exhibit artifacts that were being excavated from Pueblo Grande de Nevada. Ancestral Puebloan sites were threatened by the waters of Lake Mead as it backed up behind the newly built Hoover Dam. …

Nevada Links

Nevada flag Links related to Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Energy Choice Ballot Question 3 https://qz.com/1457253/nevadas-question-3-was-a-fight-between-two-billionaires-and-warren-buffett-won https://thenevadaindependent.com/article/think-tank-energy-choice-ballot-question-would-have-uncertain-impact-on-rates-wouldnt-directly-lead-to-more-renewables https://www.nevadacurrent.com/2018/08/09/the-simple-truth-about-question-3 https://energyreportnv.com Earthquakes http://scedc.caltech.edu/recent Recommended Listening John L. Smith On Gov. Sandoval Starting To Ease Out Of The Job – July 23, 2018 – Governor Brian Sandoval is turning over some of his national duties as he …

Summerlin

Photo: City National Arena Places to visit City National Arena @CityNatlArena 51s Stadium (after 2019) Suncoast Casino REI Boca Park Pancho’s – Beautiful bar Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Summerlin? What are the places to visit in Summerlin? Wikipedia: Summerlin, Nevada is an affluent planned community in the Las Vegas Valley. It …

NVBikePed

Hashtags Links to biking and walking resources in the state of Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @mysnvbc @BikeWashoe @ghostbikeslv @RTCSNV @ronfloth @bikenevada @nevadadot @OutsideLasVegas @BicycleManSnel @pathlesspedaled @Club_Ride @NVStateParks @NVTourism Questions When is the next Nevada Bicycle Summit? = ¿Cuándo será la próxima cumbre de bicicleta de Nevada? Features 2017 Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian …

Interstate 11

Interstate 11 Interstate 11 (I-11) is an Interstate Highway in the U.S. state of Nevada that follows U.S. Route 93 (US 93) and US 95, officially designated by the United States Congress in the 2015 Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act. Near Boulder City, Nevada, the first two-and-a-half-mile (4.0 km) southbound segment was opened on August …

Nevada

Stamp Nevada (pronounced [ne- vae-da], with a short “a” as in apple) Nevada is a state of bold contrasts: rural landscapes and big cities, extravagant gaming and a movement toward farmers’ markets, local culture, renewable energy and a green building ethos. For those passionate for parks, wilderness, Indigenous cultures, responsible travel and great fun – Nevada. …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Basin and Range Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. This Planeta.com guide aims to be …

Nevada Day

Nevada Flag Nevada Day is formally October 31. That said, as of 2000 the holiday is celebrated on the last Friday in October. Libraries and other state offices are closed. 2019 Nevada Day is Friday, October 25. History When is Nevada Day? Nevada was admitted to the Union October 31, 1864. With the passage of …