The end of each year is a time for having fun with family, gathering with friends and creating memories. In Nevada, this time of year is full of unique, quirky events that enable each visitor to make memories unlike any other. Experience this beloved season with an eccentric experience only Nevada can provide.

1. Christmas Tree Lighting
A community favorite event, Christmas carolers, cookies and hot chocolate line the streets as Fallon’s downtown lights up around the official lighting of the town Christmas tree each year, this year on Dec. 5.

2. Reno Santa Pub Crawl
Santa’s visiting the Biggest Little City on Dec. 12, and he’s inviting everyone to come with him. With more than 50 bars and more than 12,000 festive participants, the Reno Santa Pub Crawl will be prime for creating jolly memories.

3. SnowGlobe Music Festival
There is no better way to end the year than by combining the world’s best musicians with the world’s best snow conditions in South Lake Tahoe at SnowGlobe Music Festival. Merging mountains and music creates a one-of-a-kind, unforgettable experience that only Nevada can provide. This year’s festival runs Dec. 29-31.

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