More Fun In Store!

More Fun In Store!

With summer on its way out, that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop.  The Reno/Tahoe area is jam packed with fun and exciting events that make the season transition a breeze.  Whether its festivals you like, the glowing of hot air balloons at dawn, airplanes looping through the sky, motorcycles revving their engines or watching the man set a blaze, we’ve got all the information you need to keep the fun going.

Blues Jam Wednesdays!

We’re bringing the blues poolside every Wednesday from 7-10 p.m. Blues Jam Wednesdays, presented by the Reno Blues Society, are free, live blues concerts open to the public. 

Throughout August, we have an incredible line-up of talented Reno musicians showcasing covers and original material. Hear classics from the likes of Robert Cray and Tommy Castro while enjoying a cocktail by the pool or a relaxing soak in our Jacuzzi.  

Groove the evening away on August 14th with The Jokers Wild Blues Band or boogie down to blues masters Moses Malone, on August 21st.  

Play at the Sands this Summer!

There are many great reasons to play at the Sands, and this summer is one of them!  Our Casino floor is hot, hot, hot with two fun and exciting gaming promotions going on right NOW!  During the months of July and August we are featuring our Sunday Mystery Point Multiplier and the $100,000 Summer Fun FREE Slot Tournament.  So what are you waiting for? Come on down and play for a chance to win some free play or some cold hard cash!

4 Reasons you can't Miss the Sands Pool Parties

Summer is here so you’d better be ready to suit up and get wet at the Sands Pool Parties! 

Oh, what’s that you say? You don’t know if you’re ready to be in downtown Reno, basking in the sun and lounging by the pool with a couple of cocktails?

You must have something against fun. Or body paint. And we refuse to believe that’s the case. 

We’re here to help with a few tips on how to survive the Sands Pool. Leaving your house has never been a better decision. Plus, it’s free to get in!


With summer in full swing, there is a lot going on in Reno and Lake Tahoe.  During the whole month of July Artown will take over Downtown Reno and surrounding areas.  Back for its 18th season, the festival will bring to various venues throughout Reno hundreds of events and artistic, musical, and theatric performances, most of which are FREE.  Be sure to check out the Artown Little Book for a full list of events.  

Eurofest 2013. May 31st - June 2nd

Eurofest 2013. May 31st - June 2nd

The weather is warming up and the action is really starting to heat up at the Sands. On May 31, we will get the summer season off to a rousing start with the 15th Annual Eurofest Celebration at the Sands. The event takes place over3 days from Friday through Sunday, and is free to attend. Stop by and enjoy traditional European food, drink, and live entertainment throughout the day and night.

What’s new at the Sands

We're upping the Beer Ante!

Third Street Lounge

Live music and great beer is back at the Sands! Stop by the Third Street Lounge on Friday and Saturday evenings, relax with one of over 30 bottled beers or 4 on tap, and catch some of the area’s top entertainers.

Choose from our large selection of bottled beers from the best microbreweries including Lagunitas, Deschutes, and Dogfish Head; or try a local favorite on tap like Great Basin Brewery’s award-winning Ichthyosaur IPA, named after the Nevada State Fossil. It’s not yucky …it’s Icky!

We have also added several TV’s and a big projection screen so you can catch your favorite sports team in action.

Win Big Bucks with Polar Bears

The bears are bringing the bucks to Sands. Join the Polar Bears every Friday at 7pm for a night of fun and big bucks. Progressive starts at $5,000 and is guaranteed to hit by February 1! Get a drawing ticket for every 100 points earned. Receive 2x drawing tickets every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in January. Sands will announce 15 winners each week!
So bring your friends and family to Sands on Fridays for Polar Bear Bucks. Check out our Facebook page for updates, specials and giveaways!

A New Year Brings New Specials to Sands

Start 2013 off right with Sands January specials. Join the fun at the Workingman's New Year Truck Giveaway event and enter to win a 2013 Toyota Tacoma truck or $10,000. Play to win Polar Bear Bucks for $20,000 progressive cash drawings, Wednesdays Mystery Point Multiplier and Fridays 7X Points Multiplier Madness.

Come Check Out Holiday Specials at Sands

Winter festivities are here and Sands is spreading holiday cheer. Enjoy a Pot Roast Dinner for just $6.99 at The Copa Bar & Grill. Relax with $2 to $3 beer celebration specials. Win big at the Sands with Wednesdays Mystery Point Multiplier, Fridays 7X Points Multiplier Madness and VROOM VROOM CHA-CHING Truck or $10,000 Giveaway.

Bring your friends and family to celebrate the holidays at the Sands. Also, be sure to check our Facebook Page for updates and specials.

So what are you waiting for? Grab your Santa hat and join the holiday fun.


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