Most visitors to Reno think that all there is to the downtown area are casinos. However, Reno has a fun and funky Arts District that is just south of the main downtown What makes a dive bar a dive bar? First of all, there should be a relaxed atmosphere with no pressure to dress up or have a certain appearance.
When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriages, America generally, and the gay community specifically, celebrated. Same-sex marriages, and the gay and lesbian movement is more mainstream than ever. While the national discussion has been brought to the forefront, at the state level, conversations continue. Did you know that an estimated 0. That ranks as the number 1 most gay state in the nation.
Nowadays this former watering hole for those on their way to the Gold Rush has a population of just over , It is a bustling, sophisticated metropolis that has boundless opportunities for hiking and recreation within fifty miles of the city perimeters. You can choose to lie in areas that are close to the glittering downtown core with its wonderful LGBT bars and casinos, or you can live in a more rural area that is closer to the parks and recreational areas on the Truckee River and Pyramid Lake. One real perk of living in Reno is that glamorous Lake Tahoe with its fascinating faux European architecture and summer boating, swimming and fishing, plus skiing is not far away in the winter months. Every summer hipsters who live in Reno are also not that far away from the annual Burning Man, which takes place in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada miles to the north.