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Hot August Nights


Each year Hot August Nights invests in bringing top-name entertainment to it’s venues at the Grand Sierra Resort, Nugget Casino Resort and downtown Reno at The ROW with music legends headlining the week-long festival. 

Dedicated to classic cars and rock n’ roll, attendees can kick off their blue suede shoes and enjoy an array of free, live entertainment at a total of five outdoor venues in Reno-Sparks area.

All performances are FREE unless noted. Schedules are subject to change.

2024 Headline musicians

Listen to our Spotify playlist for our 2024 entertainment performers appearing at the Grand Sierra Resort and at the Nugget Events Center. You’re welcome! 

Event Wide Entertainment Venues
Garage at GSR
The Garage

Make the most of your experience with reserved table options at two venues – the Grand Sierra Resort and the Nugget Events Center at the Nugget Casino Resort.

The Garage at GSR presented by D&S Tow is a 21+ area providing unlimited complimentary beverages, pub snacks and plenty of room to enjoy the nightly performances in comfort and style with individual tickets and reserved tables for eight (8). 

The Headlight Lounge at our Grand Sierra Resort venue is located front of the entertainment stage with a reserved table of eight (8) and includes dinner and unlimited beverages.

The Garage at the Nugget presented by Quick Space has a new venue at the Nugget Events Center and offers the same benefits as our other location with individual tickets and reserved table seating in prime viewing of the entertainment stage. 

These options will sell out so make plans now to reserve your experience.