Purchase in advance and save!
Tasting packages for the 26th annual Rocky Mountain Oyster Fry are already on sale, along with cups to the Ball Breaker Saloon Crawl. Get yours in advance online to save a few bucks and spend less time in line at the event.
Plus for every Flight of 10 purchased online in advance, receive a $5 apparel credit to spend at the event so you can show your friends you’ve got the balls!
Catch the St. Patrick’s Day Parade at noon and be sure to dress in your most outlandish St. Patrick’s Day attire for the costume contest!
Try something sweet
If you’re not a fan of land oysters, check out one of our many restaurants and merchants offering up sweet treats throughout the event and all year long.
Grandma’s Fudge Factory has been serving up delicious fudge, toffee, caramels and more for over 40 years. Fudge is cooked in large copper pots and paddled by hand. While it’s still warm it’s poured on a temperature controlled table and paddled to perfection. You’re welcome!
If you’re planning to have a ball at the Oyster Fry, or any other time in Virginia City, plan to stay the night.
For a modern stay in a historic town, check out the Silverland Inn & Suites, complete with free WiFi and an indoor pool and jacuzzi. Book your room now!
Start Planning 2017 Now
Fans of history, delicious and unusual food, outlandish events and good old fashioned family fun will find their mecca in Virginia City, Nevada.
View our complete calendar online or download our 2017 event card.
The annual lineup includes world famous events such as the International Camel & Ostrich Races and the World Championship Outhouse Races, as well as up and coming events like The Way It Was Rodeo in August. The town boasts several saloon crawls and more than 10 parades throughout the year. With something unique and fun to do every month, any time is a good time to visit Virginia City.