International Camel Races

September 5-7, 2014



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It all started with a tall tale from a newspaper man! And here we are 55 years later and still living up to the legend. Come and see these extraordinary animals race in the desert sand! Each day races start at High Noon. Gates open at 10 a.m. Enjoy some other great family activities in and around Virginia City, great food and drinks will be along for the ride. So GIDDY UP Cowboy!


Vendor Application

Want to be a part of the fun? Be a vendor! 

Vendor information coming soon!


Sponsor Application

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. 

Download the 2014 Sponsorship Packet


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The International Camel Races is an official event of the Nevada Sesquicentennial celebration. Learn more about Nevada150 here.