Carnival starts Thursday |

Carnival starts Thursday

Nevada Appeal Staff Report

Family Night kicks off RSVP’s four-day Nevada Day Carnival at Mills Park on Thursday.

During the event, set for 5-9 p.m., the admission to all rides is $1.

The carnival opens at noon Friday through Sunday and includes carnival rides, live music, food booths and opportunities for holiday shopping. All-day ride wristbands cost $25; for a $5-off coupon, go to

A battle of the bands event is Saturday; the deadline for musical entries is Monday. A prize will be awarded to the winning act.

New this year is a free exhibit called “Kisongo Trek,” which features the story of a boy in Tanzania. For more information, contact RSVP fair manager Tannis Causey at 775-687-4680, ext. 10, or