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Welcome to the Wrangler/Professional's Choice ACTRA National Finals

The 40th Annual Wrangler/Professional's Choice ACTRA National Finals will be held in Reno, NV October 15th through October 22nd at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center.

You will find the ACTRA Wrangler/Professional's Choice National Finals to be one of largest events in the world once per year in downtown Reno, Nevada at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center. ACTRA competitors from all over the country come to compete for the National title. While you are enjoying the event and competition, our sponsors offer you exclusive travel and lodging arrangements at discounts, along with family friendly suggestions on how to enjoy your week long stay.

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Truckee River at Wingfield Park
Skyline Sunset by Tony Fuentes
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The following are a list of food attractions near the Reno-Sparks Livestock Event Center.


​• On North Virginia Street - Archie's Burger, Little Waldorf, Pub & Sub, Roberto's Tacos, Capriotti's Sandwich Shop, Jimmy Johns on E 9th & Evans St.

• @ Wells & I-80; Jimboy's Tacos, Jack's Cafe #2, Denny's

• On East 4th Street - Big Ed's Alley Inn, The Halfway Club, The Coney Island, Louis Basque Corner

​• Sparks Coffee Shop on Oddie / El Rancho
• West of Arena on Valley Road - Mi Ranchito, Bavarian World, Valley Market

• On Wells Avenue South; Brothers BBQ, Rapscallions, PJs Saloon, Marketon Market, Speed Burrito, Taco Johns, Jelly Donut

• On El Rancho - Pizza Plus, Rail City, Scoopers Drive-in

In Midtown - China Buffet, Thai Chili, Süp, Black Bear Diner, Michael's Deli, El Salvador

• around West Reno & Keystone area; Gold & Silver Inn, Baskin Robbins,

• West Reno; Johnny's Ristorante Italiano

Nugget Resort Casino Hotel

The Nugget offers the best experiences in Nevada offering two hotel towers, recreation, resort accommodations, easy access to I-80 and plenty of parking with easy travel to and from the Nationals held at the Livestock Event Center.


Nugget Casino Resort

​1100 Nugget Avenue

Sparks, Nevada 89431
Reservations | 800-648-1177 MapIt Information



There are hundreds of local family friendly activities that ACTRA participants and their families who attend the National Finals can enjoy. Here is a short list that gives you the highlights. If we missed something, please feel free to let us know and we will add it for everyone's benefit and enjoyment. Or click here for Reno Tahoe suggestions.

Nevada Museum of Art, Rancho San Rafael Dog Park, Wilbur May Museum, National Automobile Museum, Discovery Museum, Wingfield Riverfest Park, Idyllwild Park, Rock Park

and more...

Reno Tahoe Events

If you’re looking for awesome events to attend, look no further! Reno Tahoeis packed with hundreds of unique, inspiring and selfie-worthy experiences. Go to to see what is happening while you are here, or plan a visit back to discoversomething new!

DISCLAIMER: All the suggestions of local attractions are not an endorsement.

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