Take in the Neon Lights at the National Automobile Museum

Did you know that Reno is often referred to as “The Biggest Little City in the World?” This nickname comes from Reno’s days as a stopover on the journey between San Francisco and Salt Lake City, when the city boasted gaming, divorce laws and other attractions. Today, Reno retains its little city charm, but with plenty of exciting attractions and nightlife to enjoy, especially for bachelorette parties. The National Automobile Museum, nicknamed “The Harrah Collection,” is a must-visit spot for gearheads and vintage car enthusiasts. Opened in 1989, this museum houses over 200 rare and classic cars from the late 19th century to the 1980s. You and your bride tribe can check out cars from the 1890s, see Elvis Presley’s 1973 Cadillac Eldorado, or even gaze upon the golden 1967 Pontiac Bonneville convertible that carried Frank Sinatra around. Beyond the cars, your group will appreciate the stories and history behind many of the automobiles and displays. And you simply can’t miss the neon signs exhibits interspersed throughout the museum. With great examples from the 1940s through the 1960s, you’ll get a taste of old Reno’s flashy ambiance. The National Automobile Museum is open from 9:30am to 5:30pm daily, except for Thanksgiving and Christmas. General admission is $12 per person. You can easily pre-book group discounts for parties over 10 people. National Automobile Museum 10 Lake Street Reno, NV 89501 (775) 333-9300

Make Your Own Street Tacos and Margaritas at Round1

Plan the ultimate party night for the bride-to-be at Round1 Bowling and Amusement in Reno. This massive entertainment center located in The Summit mall has everything you need for a bachelorette bash, from bowling lanes, arcade games and karaoke rooms to a full bar and restaurant. Start your night off right with some friendly competition at the bowling lanes. With 28 lanes, your whole group can play. Make it more fun by splitting into teams and keeping score. After bowling, head over to the huge arcade filled with the latest interactive and virtual reality games. Take silly photos in the purikura photo booths too. When you work up an appetite, head over to THE Arena Sports Bar & Grill. This full-service restaurant and bar offers American pub bites, craft cocktails, beer and more. An ideal sharing menu item for groups is the Street Taco Kit, which lets you build your own tacos from choices like carne asada, chicken tinga or choriqueso. Best of all, the kit comes with homemade salsas and warm tortillas. End your night at the karaoke stage, channeling your inner divas. With so much to enjoy at Round1, you and your girlfriends will have an unforgettable bachelorette bash! Round1 Bowling & Amusement 5000 Meadowood Mall Circle Reno, NV 89502 (775) 826-5500

Learn to Line Dance at the CVI Bar

If you’re looking for a boot-scootin’ good time during your bachelorette party, head to the CVI Bar for an evening of line dancing and country music. This high-energy bar and restaurant located inside the Atlantis Casino Resort is basically party central, with a huge dance floor, karaoke stage, full bar and food menu. The CVI Bar has free line dancing lessons from 7:30pm to 9:30pm every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday night. An instructor will take you through popular line dances like the Electric Slide, Cupid Shuffle and more set to both old and new country tunes. Don’t worry about looking silly—everyone is there to have fun! Many bachelorette parties have enjoyed kicking up their heels here. Before or after you hit the dance floor, grab a bite from the CVI Bar’s extensive menu of comfort foods like chicken tenders, burgers and nachos. Quench your thirst with an ice-cold domestic beer, one of their signature cocktails or shots like lemon drops, Jägerbombs and more. Your whole crew will have an unforgettable night dancing at this lively country bar in the heart of Reno. CVI Bar 3800 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502 (775) 825-4700

Brunch it Up at Campo Reno

If tequila shots and late nights aren’t quite your scene, consider a leisurely brunch bash at  Campo Reno, one of the city’s top choices for quality food in a stylish atmosphere. This airy, modern eatery located in the hip Midtown district serves upcreative brunch plates along with handcrafted brunch cocktails every Saturday and Sunday. The Spanish-inspired menu offers savory shared plates like huevos rancheros loaded with black beans, Cotija cheese and avocado or the fluffy lemon ricotta pancakes topped with blackberry sauce. Not in the mood for Mexican-influenced dishes? Campo also offers American brunch classics like eggs Benedict, steak and eggs, and chicken and waffles done right. Wash it all down with a boozy brunch beverage like the Lost in Spain, made with rum, sherry and orange, or a flight of three mini mimosas. Add Bottomless Mimosas for just $15 more per person. With delicious food, great drinks and intimate yet lively ambiance, Campo is a distinctive spot for your bride tribe’s bachelorette brunch affair. Campo Reno 995 Forest St. Reno, NV 89503 (775) 433-2434

Get Crafty at Canvas & Cocktails

For a truly unique bachelorette party activity, book a private painting event at Canvas & Cocktails in Reno. This paint and sip studio in South Reno offers a fun way to uncork your inner creativity—with a glass of wine or beer in hand. You and your friends will learn to recreate a specific painting over a 2-hour session, with step-by-step guidance from an experienced artist. Even if you have zero painting skills, you’ll impress yourself with the masterpiece you bring home! Book the private studio space for your bachelorette group and choose from painting options like floral designs, catchy pop culture themes, landscapes and more. Canvas & Cocktails provides all the art materials and aprons you’ll need. You just need to bring your beverage of choice, whether it’s bubbly Prosecco, fruity cocktails or local craft brews. Their bar menu has something for every taste. Turn your love for the bride-to-be into a memorable DIY experience with a private paint party here! Canvas & Cocktails 855 W Patriot Blvd Suite 101 Reno, NV 89511 (775) 360-4821

Sip and Paint at Craft Wine and Beer

If wine is more your speed, check out Craft Wine and Beer in Midtown Reno for their Wine and Canvas paint parties. During these events, you can sip on wine while an artist teaches you how to recreate a specific painting. Book Craft’s private space for your bachelorette group and choose the painting your group will tackle that evening. Options range from a pink flamingo neon sign to colorful abstract flowers to trendy pop culture themes. No need to stress if you’re not artistically inclined. The teacher will walk you through every brushstroke so even beginners can make a picture-worthy painting. All supplies like canvases, paints, brushes and smocks are provided too. And of course, wine is the star of this show. Craft Wine and Beer carries over 150 varieties, many from small Nevada vineyards. During your booking, you can request specific wines your group might like to sip on during the event. Cheers to DIY memories with your best gals! Craft Wine and Beer 22 Martin St, Reno, NV 89509 (775) 871-9693

Have a Blast at Lazy 5 Regional Park

Looking for outdoor adventures near Reno? Book an unforgettable bachelorette excursion to Lazy 5 Regional Park! This unique park located in south Reno allows visitors to see and interact with exotic animals in spacious enclosures that mimic each species’ natural habitats. You and your girls can tour the park on a wagon ride and get up close views of animals like zebras, giraffes and rhinos in habitats designed just for them. Park staff will share cool facts about the different species during your ride. You can even hand-feed carrots and special pellets to friendly creatures like Albert the camel! After the informative wagon tour, spend more time walking through the large enclosures, snapping photos with your favorite animals. Picnic areas throughout the park are great for enjoying the snacks and beverages you BYO.

Take Your Party to the High Sierra

For an adventurous bachelorette party, head to the scenic High Sierra and Lake Tahoe area just west of Reno. Here, you’ll have your pick of stunning outdoor activities for you and the bride tribe to enjoy together. One option is to rent a private charter boat out of Zephyr Cove for a cruise along the glassy blue waters of Lake Tahoe. Sit back and soak in unforgettable views of the majestic Sierra Nevada Mountains surrounding the lake. You can even stop to swim, fish, or play some tunes and dance the afternoon away on the boat deck. If your group is more outdoorsy, plan to go whitewater rafting down the Truckee River’s class IV rapids just north of Lake Tahoe in Truckee, California. Experienced guides will lead you through splashing rollercoaster rapids with names like Hospital Bar, Graduation Flats and Rocky Island. With breathtaking forest scenery all around, it’ll be an adventurous ride to remember. Or, spend a day hiking through pristine wilderness areas like Mount Rose Wilderness or Toiyabe National Forest. With scenic trails for all levels, you’re sure to find the perfect paths to challenge yourself and take in Mother Nature at her best. Wherever you choose to venture, your charter bus can drop your bachelorette crew off and provide roundtrip transportation, so you can sit back and enjoy the views both ways.

Dance the Night Away at Edge Nightclub

What better way to celebrate your last days as a soon-to-be bride than by dancing into the night at one of Reno’s best nightclubs? Edge Nightclub located inside the Peppermill Resort is the city’s premier nightlife destination, attracting A-list DJs and celebrities. Edge offers all you could want in a Vegas-style clubbing experience. Multiple themed dance halls give you options, from Top 40 beats in The Lounge to EDM and dubstep in The Black Room. Meanwhile, the gorgeous outdoor patio area lets you get some fresh air without missing the party. Throughout the club, you’ll find plenty of VIP seating areas and bottle service options perfect for bachelorette groups looking to party in style. Your crew can dance the night away together and order bottle after bottle while soaking up Edge’s sensational light shows and music. Before heading to Edge, schedule your transportation logistics with Reno Charters. We’ll send a charter bus or limo shuttle to scoop your crew from dinner or hotels and provide roundtrip rides all night long. Leave the driving to us and focus on celebrating to the max. Edge Nightclub 2707 S Virginia St, Reno, NV 89502 (775) 324-5566

Relax at the Lake Tahoe Scenic Overlook

After a night out dancing in downtown Reno, you may be ready for a more low-key day soaking up nature’s beauty around Lake Tahoe before you head home. One breathtaking spot not to miss is the Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park Scenic Overlook on Highway 28 north of Incline Village. This pull-off area along the mountain highway treats you to a birds-eye panorama of Lake Tahoe’s crystal clear waters and sandy shores. On a clear day, you can gaze across the lake to see snow-capped peaks rising in the distance. The thin blue line of the Sierra Nevada mountains’ ridgeline seems to stretch on forever. Bring a blanket and snacks to spread out for an impromptu picnic at the overlook area. Take selfies with the lake and mountains behind you to always remember your bachelorette party’s serene end. Of course, your private charter bus can provide door-to-door transportation directly from your Reno hotel to this Lake Tahoe scenic overlook. Leave the driving to us while you unwind and get one last dose of nature’s majesty before your bride becomes a married woman.