Event Date: – December 5th -13th 2015
Place: – Virginia City, Nevada
Step back in time this holiday season and celebrate Christmas as they did in the 19th century. Historic Virginia City hosts its annual Christmas on the Comstock this December, offering a Victorian-style holiday celebration.
There are festivities for all ages ranging from unique boutique holiday shopping, specials, a holiday parade on December 5 and more. Check back soon for a full listing of holiday events in Virginia City.
Parade of Lights
The Comstock shines bright with Christmas cheer during the month of December but it shines brightest during the Parade of Lights. Join the festive parade. Join the festive parade on Dec. 5th.
Christmas in the Sierra Concert
Enjoy the nostalgia of an ‘ole fashion Christmas with David John and the Comstock Cowboys Sat. Dec. 5 at Piper’s Opera House.
Saint Mary’s Art Center Christmas Art Fair : December 5
Artists and Artisans Art Faire on the Comstock
Built in 1875, St. Mary’s Art & Retreat Center is the Grand Dame of Virginia City and is a National Historic Landmark. High up in the Virginia Range mountains, perched near old gold and silver mineshafts, in the lost in time mining town of the Comstock Era, is St Mary’s Art Center.
For details visit www.StMarysArtCenter.org
V&T Candy Cane Express: December 5, 6, 12 and 13
Begin your holidady seaason aboard vintage, heated coaches and travel along the historic Virginia & Truckee route to Gold Hill. Savor hot chocolate, candy canes and cookies during your magical trip.
Complete event details at www.VirginiaTruckee.com
Gingerbread Social and Auction: December 13
Locals set forth to build the best gingerbread house on the Comstock! All house are to be auctioned at Piper’s Opera House to benefit Community Chest Food Bank. More details to come.
For more information, please visit www.travelnevada.com