Things To Do in Carson City

Including Things to Do in Minden, Gardnerville & Genoa

Our town is such a hub of activity that in Carson City, things to do can include just about anything you can imagine. Indoors, there are museum exhibits, art shows, movies and plays and a whole range of informational presentations about the state government. The comics and collectibles stores host one kind of gaming tournaments, while the casinos host gaming events of an entirely different nature. Dining and dancing are high on the list of things to do in Carson City, with a wide range of foods and entertainments. The library has informational and educational events, while Western Nevada College is the site of countless opportunities to learn and play. And for those who consider shopping to be an aerobic activity, the downtown area offers several shops within walking distance, or you can spread your day out to the great shopping to be found all over town. Outdoors, we're blessed with green spaces and parks, hiking and biking trails, open spaces, mountains and even a bit of Lake Tahoe. When you're looking for things to do under the open sky, there's more than enough to fill your days, no matter what the season. Be sure to dress for the weather and for the activity, and you'll see why so many outdoor sporting enthusiasts make their home here.

Seasonal Things To Do in Carson City

Some of the activities that are the most fun things to do in Carson City are events that celebrate the seasons. Summer is the backdrop for park activities, the Nevada State Fair in July and tromping through trail, parks and open spaces. Autumn is a perfect time for visiting museums and ghost walks that explore the spooky side of the capital city. Winter brings ice skating and holiday events. Spring welcomes everyone back to the great outdoors with wine walks, fitness classes and more.

Carson City Things To Do by Category

Carson Valley Swim Center

Thing to Do in Minden
1600 NV Highway 88, Minden
(775) 782-8840

Just off Highway 88 next to Douglas High School is Carson Valley Swim Center (CVSC). This massive facility merges family-fun swimming with diving and other competitive water sports. CVSC has an eight-lane, 25-yard outdoor pool with views of the mountain peaks in the distance and a family outdoor pool as well. Inside there are more lanes for swimming, a heated therapy pool, diving boards, more

Just off Highway 88 next to Douglas High School is Carson Valley Swim Center (CVSC) more