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County Home => Regional Parks and Open Space => Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater

 The Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater is located at 6000 Bartley Ranch Road at Bartley Ranch Regional Park. Opened in 2000, the outdoor amphitheater seats 1000 people (403 seats with general admission lawn) and offers a variety of events from May to October. For more information regarding the Hawkins Amphitheater for your next event call (775) 828-6612.

2015 Concert Series
at the Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater

Low back chairs and blankets are allowed on the lawn. Many events will allow you to bring a small, personal size ice chest. Please NO GLASS, SMOKING, or PETS. There is ample parking available, some handicap spots. Please call the phone numbers when given for more information.

Fri/Sat/Sun, September 4-6, 2015
Fri/Sat/Sun, September 11-13, 2015
The Sound of Music
Presented by Sierra School of Performing Arts
www.sierraschoolofperformingarts.org
Show starts at 7:30pm, gates open at 6:45pm

 

2014 Concert Series

Friday, June 6th 
Nevada Connections Academy
Senior Class Graduation
Ceremony @ 6:00pm

Saturday, June 7th, 5pm-11pm
A Summer Carnival Benefiting Nevada Academy of Family Physicians Foundation
Sponsored by The Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
Tickets available at www.NVAFP.com
$10 for adults, $5 for kids
Featured performers include The Molly Stewart Band, Le Cirque Vagabond, and "Rubles Plunge"
Click here to download the full poster for all the details

Saturday, June 14th
Ricky Woodring Memorial Fundraiser, Rockin' on Heaven's Door #3
Opening band is "The Markleevillans", with headliner "The Laurie Morvan Band"
Tickets available at http://www.rickywoodringmemorial.com/, or call (775)849-3572
Presale $20, at door $30
Gates open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm
Food and drink available for sale

Friday, June 20th
The Black Lillies - A fundraiser for The Food Bank of Northern Nevada
Tickets available at www.fbnn.org, Recycled Records, or by calling (775)331-3663
$12 lawn, $20 seats
Gates open at 5:00pm, show starts at 6:00pm
Food and drink available for sale

Nevada Humanities presents Chautauqua
Battle Born: Making Nevada

Tuesday, June 24th
"Beyond the 100th Meridian"
Slide Mountain Band
Moderator: Joe Crowley
Clay Jenkinson - John-Wesley Powell

Wednesday, June 25th
"Seeking a Better Way"
The Jug Stompers
Moderator: Frank Mullen
Brian Kral - Howard Hughes

Thursday, June 26th
"The Mighty Pen"
6 Mile Pile - Up
Moderator: Juanita Westbrook
Frank Mullen - Dan DeQuille

For tickets: www.nevadahumanities.org or by phone (775) 784-6587
$10 for grass and $25 for seats
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Friday, June 27th
Bacon, Bourbon and Brews - A fundraiser for Care Chest of Sierra Nevada
Music by Clark & Kennedy, and Contraband
Tickets vailable at www.carechest.org or by calling (775)829-2273
General Admission, $35 in advance, $45 at the door. Admission includes one meal and two drinks.
VIP Admission, $50 in advance only. Includes all of the above plus an extra drink ticket, access to the VIP Bar, and VIP reserved seating.
4:00pm - 9:00pm

Monday, July 7th
Artown's Monday Night Music Series featuring - Colin Ross and Mig O'hara
An evening of jazz standards and blues classics
FREE EVENT, 1000 people max, seats are first come, no saving and no reserve.
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm

Artown's "Summer Soiree Under the Stars"
July 10th, Los Lonely Boys

July 17th, Jesse Cook
July 24th, Judy Collins
July 31st, Don McLean

All performances in this Thursday night series are at 7:30pm. Tickets for the above Artown events are only available through www.renoisartown.com, or by calling (775) 322-1538.

Friday, July 11th
Reno Pops Orchestra - Artown Event
FREE EVENT
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm
Food and drink available for sale

Monday, July 14th
Artown's Monday Night Music Series featuring - Perla Batalla
Grammy nominated vocalist, composer and arranger performing the Leonard Cohen Songbook
FREE EVENT, 1000 people max, seats are first come, no saving and no reserve.
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm

Friday, July 18th & Saturday, July 19th
A.V.A. Ballet Theatre presents the Rock Ballet VORTEX
This is a PG-13 show.
Tickets available at http://www.avaballet.com/ by calling (775)762-5165, or at the Bartley Ranch box office night of the show.
Tickets are $20-$25 for adults, $15 for students with I.D.
Special VIP tickets that include wine/beer and hors d'oevres are available for $40.
Gates open at 7:30pm, Show is at 8:30pm

Sunday, July 20th
Reno Youth Jazz Orchestra
FREE EVENT, 1000 people max, seats are first come, no saving and no reserve.
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm
Food and drink for sale by Hacienda Restaurant


Monday, July 21st
Artown's Monday Night Music Series featuring - Reno Philharmonic's Pop's at the Ranch
Boston-Pops inspired program conducted by Jason Altieri
FREE EVENT, 1000 people max, seats are first come, no saving and no reserve.
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm

Monday, July 28th
Artown's Monday Night Music Series featuring - Michael Kaeshammer
Canadian boogie-woogie pianist, vocalist, composer and arranger.
FREE EVENT, 1000 people max, seats are first come, no saving and no reserve.
Gates open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:30pm

Friday, August 1st
Leilani's Polynesian Island Festival and Concert
Featuring Fiji and Vaniah Toloa with special performance by Taupou Somoa Dance Group
Free Festival Admission, Gates open at 6pm for concert
$40/$45 seats, $30/$35 lawn
For more information, visit www.leilanispic.org, or call (775)284-3248, (775) 379-9552
10am-10pm

Saturday, August 2nd
Community Health Alliance 3rd Annual Wine & Ribs Fundraiser
25 wines to taste, and food by Famous Dave's; silent action
Music by Luke Stevenson
Tickets available by emailing breed@chanevada.org or by calling (775)336-3033
$50 in advance, $60 at door, $1000 for a table for 10
5:00pm - 8:00pm

Monday, August 4th
D.G. Menchetti Young Shakespeare Program presents: As You Like It
A highly energetic, fun and interactive experience for all the family.
Tickets available at www.laketahoeshakespeare.com/education/young_shakespeare, or by calling (775)832-1616
FREE EVENT, but you must get tickets in advance
Pre-show begins at 7:10pm, show starts at 7:30pm

Friday-Sunday, August 15th-17th
Friday-Sunday, August 22-24th
Fiddler on the Roof
Tickets available at www.sierraschoolofperformingarts.org, or by calling (775)852-7740
Tickets are $20 adults in advance, $25 at the door, $15 seniors/students
Special VIP Saturday Nosh Night tickets are also offered which include traditional Jewish appetizers, wine or beverage, reserved seating and a meet and greet. VIP tickets are $50 and limited to 50 people.
Gates open at 6:45pm, show starts at 7:30pm
Food and drink available for sale

Saturday, August 30th
Reno Jazz Orchestra
Guest artists Bob McChesney (trombonist), and his wife Calabria (vocalist)
Tickets available at http://renojazzorchestra.ticketleap.com/hawkins-amphitheater/
or by calling (775)233-9231
Tickets are $25 and $35
Gates open at 6:30pm, show starts at 7:00pm
Food and drink for sale by Hacienda Restaurant

Friday, September 5th
Washoe County Sheriff's Office Awards Ceremony
An event to honor heroes in our community
Free to the public
Gates open at 5:30pm, Ceremony at 6:00pm

Thursday, September 11th
757 CSSB Nevada Guard
Deployment ceremony
Begins at 4pm

Saturday, September 13th
Reno Sings Under the Stars - Silver Dollar Chorus Fundraiser
Performances by Cami Thompson, Colin Ross, Cindy Sabatini, Silver Dollar Chorus, High Desert Harmony and Bella Voca
Tickets available at www.silverdollarchorus.com or by calling (775) 387-0308.
Chair or lawn seating: $25 or $15 in advance; $30 or $20 at the door.
Gates open at 5:00pm
Food and drink for sale

Sunday, September 14th
It's All About Music Recital
Free to the public
Gates open at 3:00pm
Event starting at 3:30 or 4:00pm

Saturday, September 20th & Sunday, September 21st
Reno Tahoe Music Festival, sponsored by the Sierra Nevada Performing Arts Association
Sept 20th - All Day Rock: Craig Fletcher Band, Hundred Ones, Jason King Band, Novelists, and Mark Sexton Band
Sept 21st - All Day Country: Western Slide Mountain Band, Strange on the Range, David John and the Cowboys, Kelly McFarling and the Home Team, and Left Arm Tan.
Tickets available at www.snapaa.org
One day pass - $65 for seats, $35 for grass. All tickets are $5 more at the door.
10am-10pm
Food and beverages by Men Wielding Fire and Carnival Games. Coolers not permitted.

Sunday & Sunday, October 4th-5th
Celtic Celebration
Visit www.renoceltic.org for more info

 

Additional information about performances and events scheduled for the 2014 season will be posted as they become available.