Calendar of events
August 31, 2002
— Dwight Yoakam performs at 9 p.m. each day at Caesars Tahoe Circus Maximus Showroom. Tickets $49, call (800) 648-3353.
— “Chapter Two,” a Neil Simon play performed by Valhalla Players, 7:30 p.m. each day at Valhalla Boathouse at Tallac Historic Site on Highway 89. Tickets $14 adults, $12 seniors, $7 for 11-younger. Call (530) 542-4166.
— Mike Fulong’s Tribute to Tom Petty, a free concert at 5 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. Saturday at the Plaza at Harrah’s Reno. Call 786-3232.
— “A Night of 200 Laps” racing and Ladies Night at Champion Speedway, 6 p.m. Features 50-lap main events for all divisions; late models, Legends, hobby stocks and sportsman. Big purse for Legends division. Ladies 18-older $2 off admission. Call 722-3909.
— Jokers Wild first-ever Biker Bash at Joe Bob’s Hot Springs Road House, 1510 Hot Springs Road. Call 883-7799.
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— Young at Heart Senior Citizens Club Annual Barbecue/Potluck celebration, doors open at 11 a.m. at the Douglas County Senior Center, 2300 Meadow Lane, Gardnerville. All seniors in Douglas County welcome; bring a side dish to share. Call 720-3542.
— Eighth Truckee Reggae Festival, doors open at 5 p.m., show at 6, features Culture with legendary Joseph Hill and openers Zion Roots and Higher Bound at Truckee Regional Park and Amphitheatre in Truckee. All ages welcome; Tickets $20 in advance. Call (530) 583-2801.
— Nevada Landmarks Society Labor Day Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day at the Roberts House Museum, 1207 N. Carson St. Items include collectibles, glass, books, jewelry, crafts, antiques, dolls, kitchenware and more. Call 887-8865 or 882-1277. Through Monday.
— Steam Up for Labor Day weekend at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Adults $2.50, children $1 (6-11) 5-younger free. Call 687-6953. Through Monday.
— “Forget-Me-Not Days” in Carson City for the Disabled American Veterans. Receive small, bright blue flowers in exchange for a donation; volunteers stationed at Raley’s, Albertson’s, Scolari’s, Smith’s and Lowe’s. Through Monday.
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