International Camel Races
September 6-8, 2013
It all started with a Tall Tale from a newspaper man! And here we are 54 years later and still living up to the Legend. Come and see these extraordinary animals race in the desert sand! Each day races will start at High Noon. Gates will open at 10:00am. And while up here enjoy some other great family activities in and around Virginia City. Great food and drink will be along for the ride. So GIDDY UP Cowboy!
Wednesday, September 4
2pm - 8pm - Official Hump Day at Nevada Discovery Museum
Meet a camel, zebra, and ostrich while competing in a scavenger hunt for a chance to win Camel Race tickets. Visit nvdm.org - 490 S. Center St. - Reno, NV 89501
September 6 - 8 International Camel Races
10am - Vendor booths and ticket gates open
11am - VIP tents open
High Noon - National Anthem and Opening Ceremonies
12:15pm - LET THE RACES BEGIN!
1:30pm - Intermission & Entertainment
2:00pm - RACES BACK ON!
Friday, September 6 and Saturday, September 7
3pm - Camel Hump to C Street
Sunday, September 8
10:30am - Discovery Kids and Camel Parade
Tickets on Sale!
Are you ready to join in on all the fun? Get your tickets today! The Camel Races ALWAYS sells out.
Gates open at 10:00am each day.
Races will begin at High Noon
Take the Bus & Leave the Driving to Us!
Be a part of it all! Ride a camel... or an ostrich! Get your name and company out to the largest event crowd in Virginia City.
Want to be a part of the fun and celebrate our heroes. Be a vendor! Come and join the fun.
Brought to you by:
Sponsors Make It Happen
We encourage you to support the following establishments and thank each one for their support of the 54th annual event:
• Bats and Belfry Ghost Tours
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