Genoa Western Heritage Days

Nevada’s oldest town celebrates its Western heritage with three days packed with music, history, art, food and fun on April 26-28, 2024.

Free Festival for all ages - Saturday, April 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Amble throughout Genoa and enjoy live Western music, cowboy poetry, Chautauqua actors portraying historic characters, children’s activities, Ag in the Classroom with the Douglas County Farm Bureau, a Civil War Camp, and demonstrations by the Truckee Meadows Pioneers. Food and drinks are available throughout town for purchase.

Western Vendors and Makers, Plus Western Heritage Art Show
Check out the one-of-a-kind offerings by Western vendors and makers at the Trimmer Lot across from Town Hall, from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27.
Art lovers won't want to miss the 2-day Western Heritage Art Show on Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27 from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. The show offers a range of original art in three locations - The Genoa Gallery, Mormon Station Park from lawn, and the Genoa Masonic Hall.                                    

Horse Parade!
A highlight of the Saturday festival is the Invitational Horse Parade, which will proceed through the historic downtown at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27.
For questions about the horse parade, please email

Cowboy Church
Sunday, April 28, at 9 a.m.
is Cowboy Church in the Town Hall with Pastor Patrick Jolly and Trinity Seely. 

Progressive Dinner - SOLD OUT
The Progressive Dinner from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27 is sold out. Those with pre-paid tickets may pick up their Progressive Dinner passports at the Gazebo between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27. 

Town Hall Concerts - SOLD OUT
The Town Hall Concerts on Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27 feature award-winning Western music artists Dave Stamey, Carin Mari, Trinity Seely and Sam Platts and the Plainsmen are sold out. 

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Genoa Western Heritage Days is brought to you by Friends of Genoa.