Annual Events

Winnemucca is home to some of the best events in Northern Nevada. Year after year these events draw people to our friendly community from all over. We invite you to experience Winnemucca and our friendly hospitality.

Ranch Hand Rodeo

Ranch Hand Rodeo

Winnemucca’s Ranch Hand Rodeo is the largest and most exciting in Nevada. 30 teams compete for bragging rights and prizes in Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Stopping, Wild Mugging, Trailer Loading, Team Roping, Ranch Doctoring, and Team Branding. Free admission to Wednesday — Friday events and the Ranch, Rope and Performance Horse Sale on Saturday evening. Don’t forget WILD HORSE RACING! We will take eighteen 3 man teams. More ›

Shooting the West

Shooting the West

Shooting the West is one of the premier photography symposia in the West. Over the years, many of the biggest names in photography have shared techniques and images with three hundred enthusiastic participants. Diversity has become one of the hallmarks of the event. STW has showcased distinguished guests from the fields of photojournalism, photo-documentary, commercial, portraiture, nature, natural scene, wildlife, fine art, National Geographic, etc. More ›

Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally

Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally

The 15th Annual Run-A-Mucca Motorcycle Rally in Winnemucca, Nevada is sure to be our best event ever. Get ready for plenty of action with free live concerts, a $1000 Poker Run, death defying special acts, and of course, the burning bike. More ›

 

Winnemucca Wheels Car Show

Winnemucca Wheels Car Show

This summer is going to be a car lover's dream. Winnemucca Wheels is Winnemucca's very own celebration of all things automotive. This year free concerts, a parade, street dance, $500 poker run and of course, the ever-popular show ‘n shine Car Show with hundreds of autos, will make you want to Cruise the Mucc! More ›

Tri-County Fair & Stampede

Tri-County Fair & Stampede

The Humboldt County Agricultural District No. 3 is pleased to carry on a tradition dating back to 1885 through its production of the Tri-County Fair & Stampede. The Nevada Legislature created the Ag District #3 Rodeo Board, 130 years ago for the purpose of sponsoring an annual fair. The Tri-County Fair & Stampede has remained a northern Nevada favorite for many years because the event offers something for just about everyone. More ›