Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Week 7 of Austin's 150th Anniversary

We’re now on number 21 of "150 things to do throughout the year in Austin, Nevada." If you haven’t had a chance to experience some of the things to see and do in and around Austin, plan a trip soon. Austin Nevada is rich in history—to learn more, visit austinnevada.com/austin-nevada-history.html. And of course, keep updated as the list continues to grow throughout 2012, Austin Nevada’s 150 year anniversary. Check it out at austinnevada.com/austin-nevada-anniversary.html

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Austin's 150th Anniversary — We're Off and Running!

Here are the first items that begin our list of "150 things to do throughout the year in Austin." Most of the things on this list of activities can be done throughout the year. Of course there'll be a few special dates, like our annual events and winter activities. Have fun in Austin, Nevada!

1. Take Highway 722 over Carroll’s Summit to Austin. SR722 is part of the original Lincoln Highway.

2. Visit the Austin Courthouse and look for ghosts!

3. Drive up over the giant “A” just above Austin, and get a bird’s eye view of the town. Make sure to bring your camera!

4. Attend the Coyote derby this weekend. For more information call 775-224-95145.

5. Do a bar crawl and visit all 5 bars!

6. Go to Spencer Hot Springs and relax in the hot pools.

For more information, visit http://austinnevada.com/index.html

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

Celebrate Austin Nevada's 150 Year Anniversary

Austin is celebrating its 150th anniversary this year (1862-2012.) To celebrate this special event, we're compiling a list of 150 things to do "in and around Austin," all within a 60-mile radius. Check back often,as we'll be posting three things to see and do, each week, for the entire year. We'll also post updates on Blogger, FaceBook, and AustinNevada.com/anniversary. We'll feature driving tours, fishing spots, hunting locations, ATV trails, walking tours, local hangouts and favorites places, and anything that can be seen or done in Austin. We're looking forward to everyone helping us celebrate Austin's 150th anniversary!