Reno: Just For Fun

AC/DC Bike Camp

Description: Obstacle bike riding is part rock climbing, part video game and part trick riding; it's nothing like dodge ball. Our programs are designed to keep you in your comfort zone and help you broaden that zone. Drop In Riding, School Break/Summer Camps and Birthday Parties available.

Advantage Flight Solutions

Description: Offers transportation and scenic arieal tours of Tahoe and surrounding areas.
Phone: (775) 852-3512

Animal Ark

Description: Animal sanctuary and nature center, open seasonally for visits and tours.
Phone: (775) 970-3111

Art n Soul Midtown

Description: Art classes and experiences for kids including - open art studio, homeschool art, art camps (school break and summer) and birthday art parties.
Phone: (775) 337-9357

Artown Reno

Description: Artown is an arts celebration that takes place annually in the month of July. Enjoy free story times, art projects, performances and more at locations all over Reno.
Address: Reno, NV
Phone: (775) 322-1538

Bailey Creek Park

Description: Community park located in Reno with playgrounds, basketball courts, and lots of wide open spaces.
Phone: (775) 849-2511

Bartley Ranch Regional Park

Description: Regional park with areas for picnics, walking/hiking trails, a horse arena and open spaces.
Phone: (775) 823-6501


Description: Rock climbing center hosting the worlds tallest rock climbing wall, indoor rock climbing, a kid safe area and slackline.
Phone: (775) 398-5400

Break Through Reno

Description: Live game where you escape through a series of puzzles. Best for older children/teens.
Phone: (775) 393-9882

Bricks & Minifigs

Description: Bricks & Minifigs® is your one-stop LEGO® shop! We are the largest toy store of our kind, specializing in only new and used LEGO® items. Birthday parties available for ages 5+
Phone: 775-501-5364

Cabela's Reno

Description: Outdoor focused events and activities in store. Regularly scheduled kids events.
Phone: (775) 829-4100

Callahan Park

Description: Large park located in Reno, with 2 playgrounds, horseshoe pits and more.
Phone: (775) 849-2511

Circus Circus Resort & Casino

Description: Family friendly resort offering a midway of carnival games, activities, circus shows, & arcade games. Some activities (circus shows) on the midway are Free to watch. Birthday parties available for all ages.
Phone: (775) 329-0711

Code Reno

Description: Kids can learn to code for free! Paid Summer camps/programs available.
Address: Reno, NV

Crystal Peak Mine

Description: Former crystal mine where you can mine for crystals! Limited collecting is allowed, see the website link for additional information.
Address: Verdi, NV

Ellen's Park

Description: Community park located in Reno with playgrounds, tennis courts, basketball courts and horseshoe pits.
Phone: (775) 849-2511

EZ Air Sports

Description: Indoor trampoline park with activities/events for toddlers to adults.
Phone: (775) 853-1200

Fleischmann Planetarium

Description: Planetarium Shows and Exhibits. Birthday parties available.
Phone: (775) 784-4812

FREE Events on the MyActiveChild Calendar

Description: Our daily calendar lists tons of regularly scheduled and special events - many of them FREE! Make sure to check out what is happening today....

Galena Creek Visitor Center

Description: Guided hikes, toddler program, family programs and youth activities/camps. Monthly homeschool programs. Summer Camps.
Phone: (775) 849-4948

Grand Sierra Resort & Casino

Description: Family friendly resort offering Bowling, FunQuest Arcade, Movie Theater, Laser Tag, Bounce House, Go Karts, Mini Golf, Climbing and more. Birthday Parties available.
Phone: (775) 789-2000 or (800) 501-2651

Gymboree Play & Music of Reno, NV

Description: Age-appropriate classes for children ages 0 to 5 help develop the cognitive, physical and social skills of children as they play. Birthday parties available.
Phone: (775) 852-4386

High Sierra Lanes Bowling

Description: Bowling alley, arcade and snack bar
Phone: (775) 825-1048

Idlewild Park

Description: Park with ball field, playgrounds, swimming pool, skate park, ponds, the Truckee River, a miniature train ride, and a rose garden.
Phone: (775) 334-4636

Impossible's Magic Shop

Description: Reno's only magic shop and theatre! Impossibles is available for private events, birthday parties and magic lessons. We showcase the best magicians and entertainment weekly! Summer magic camps available.
Phone: 775-360-6885

Jump Man Jump

Description: Inflatable fun with open bounce sessions. Birthday parties available.
Phone: (775) 997-5357

Jump N' Shout

Description: Inflatable bounce houses, birthday parties, parent's night out and preschool mother's day out program. Reno Elite All-Stars (same building) offers competitive cheerleading, gymnastics, and tumbling. Raise The Bar Pole Vaulting Club. Camps available.
Phone: (775) 787-2438

Magic Carpet Golf

Description: Mini golf course located in Reno. Birthday parties available.
Phone: (775) 853-8837

Mira Loma Urban Trail

Description: Walking trail that goes around the park with skate park and playgrounds nearby. Trail is great for walking, hiking, and biking.
Phone: (775) 334-4636

National Automobile Museum

Description: The National Automobile Museum (The Harrah Collection) is a place where time, culture, beauty, history, human invention, ingenuity and frivolity merge to fascinate us in the form of cars.
Phone: (775) 333-9300

National Bowling Stadium

Description: Bowling stadium
Phone: (800) 304-2695

Need 2 Speed

Description: Kart racing from youth to adult
Phone: (775) 851-7223

Nevada Bugs & Butterflies

Description: Come visit the Butterfly house and Outdoor Science Center - open seasonally, call or check their website to confirm hours.
Phone: 775-200-8774

Nevada Museum of Art

Description: Art classes, family programs, exhibits, camps and special events.
Phone: (775) 329-3333

North Valleys Water Splash Park

Description: Aviation themed splash park with more than 20 different water features and over 60 spray heads. Open seasonally (admission fee). Party pavilions available for reservation.
Phone: (775) 823-6501

Northern Nevada Kart Club

Description: Northern Nevada Kart Club is a .699 mile 9 turn Sprint Kart Track. Club series races and regional event hosting.

Oxbow Nature Study Area

Description: 1/3 mile walking trail along the study area with where you can birdwatch and enjoy the natural wildlife.
Phone: (775) 334-3808

Paradise Cove Fun Center

Description: Inflatables, Laser Maze, Bazooka Ball, Toddler Area, & Arcade. Birthday parties and special events available.
Phone: (775) 851-7232

Peanut Butter and Jellyfish

Description: Swimming, Climbing and Yoga programs for kids. Serving Reno, South Lake Tahoe and Incline Village. Adventure Child Care. Summer Camps available.
Phone: (720) 202-8057

Pinot's Palette

Description: Pinot's Palette is an upscale paint and sip studio. Camps and Birthday parties available: Pinot's Palette offers many different paintings for your child to choose from in our painting library. Our local artists will go step by step with your guests to create their very own masterpiece. Kids Art Camps available.
Phone: 775-624-6155

Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts

Description: Live performance center offering shows year round and national tours of broadway musicals.
Phone: (775) 686-6600

Reno Aces Ballpark

Description: Minor league baseball franchise located in Downtown Reno
Phone: (775) 334-7000

Reno Bighorns

Description: NBA D-league affiliate of the the Sacramento Kings.
Phone: (775) 853-8220

Reno Disc Golf

Description: Disc Golf For All Ages

Reno Elite All-Stars

Description: Inflatable bounce houses, birthday parties, parent's night out and preschool mother's day out program. Reno Elite All-Stars (same building) offers competitive cheerleading, gymnastics, and tumbling.
Phone: (775) 787-2438

Reno Indoor Paintball

Description: Paintball facilities for ages 10 and up.
Phone: (775) 342-5477

Reno Rodeo

Description: Reno Rodeo is a 10-day event which began in 1919 and is a PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association) sanctioned sporting event.
Phone: (775) 329-3877

Reno's Midtown Mural Map

Description: A map of where to find Murals throughout the city of Reno.

Guided Tours are available Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m. (minimum of six people). Cost is $10 per person. To schedule a guided tour, contact us at
Address: Reno, NV

Reno’s Playa Art Trail

Description: An online tour (with addresses so you can go experience the art in person!) of local sculpture in Reno.
Address: Reno, NV

River School Farm

Description: Local organic working farm
Phone: (775) 747-2222

Rock Sport Indoor Climbing

Description: Indoor Climbing Center offering climbing for kids and adults. Camps and birthday parties are offered.
Phone: (775) 352-7673

Roller Kingdom

Description: Roller rink with arcade, snack bar and special events.
Phone: (775) 329-3472

Sierra Bay Aqua Range

Description: Driving range loacted near Grand Sierra Resort. Drive golf balls into the water or onto 8 island greens.
Phone: (775) 789-2122

Sierra Rock Park

Description: Neighborhood park with playground, walking path, climbing wall and basketball court.
Phone: (775) 785-4512

Sierra Safari Zoo

Description: The largest zoo in Nevada staffed by dedicated voluenteers.
Phone: (775) 677-1101

Sky Tavern

Description: Sky Tavern is a nonprofit ski area just outside Reno staffed by volunteers providing exceptional summer and winter outdoor sports training, competitions, recreation, and events, accessible to all. Skiing, Mountain Biking & more. Sky Tavern Adaptive program is available programs for individuals with special needs.
Phone: (775) 323-5125

South Valleys Regional Sports Complex

Description: Sports complex with many sporting fields, pavilions, and a playground.
Phone: (775) 851-5190

Swan Lake Nature Study Area

Description: Nationally recognized bird watching area with vast boardwalks through the preserve. Hiking trails nearby.
Phone: (775) 785-4512

Tahoe Whitewater Tours

Description: Rafting, Kayaking, and Tubing
Phone: (530) 587-5777

Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum

Description: A hands-on museum dedicated to inspiring lifelong learning in science, technology, engineering, art, math, and the world around us.
Phone: (775) 786-1000

The Clay Canvas

Description: PYOP {Paint~Your~Own Pottery} Studio in Northern Nevada! An Affordable Fun Contemporary Ceramics Studio for All Ages! Birthday Parties available.
Phone: (775) 828-4118

The Wedge Ceramics Studio

Description: Reno's only public ceramic studio available for people of all ages, abilities & interests.
Phone: (775) 770-4770


Description: Tinkergarten’s skill-based curriculum is designed to help kids become well-balanced people who can problem-solve, lead, and create. It’s engaging, memorable, play-based learning, all outdoors.
Address: Reno, NV

Track Time Hobbies

Description: Indoor R/C Racing Facility
Phone: (775) 322-4181

Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation

Description: Outdoor and science/nature based programs in regional parks for all ages including Junior Naturalists, nature hikes, bioblitz programming and more. Spring and Summer Camp programs available.
Phone: (775) 453-0673

Urban Roots

Description: Farm School, Farm Camp, Community Education, Parent and Child Workshops. Homeschool Friendly Programs. Weekly Farm Tours.
Phone: (775) 636-5105

Wasting Arrows

Description: Indoor Archery Center - lessons and birthday parties available.
Phone: (775) 360-6556

Whitaker Park

Description: Tennis, playgrounds, and picnic areas located near University.
Phone: (775) 334-4636

Wilbur D. May Center

Description: Museum and Arboretum dedicated to the life and legacy of the business man, soldier, politician, pilot, artist and adventurer Wilbur D. May. Arboretum admission is Free, there is a fee for museum admission.
Phone: (775) 785-5961

WinterFest Reno

Description: Seasonal Snow Tubing in Reno at Greater Nevada Field.