Events

Take This Band performs at A Day at the Bliss Mansion – 8/22

Take This at Empire RanchThe “Take This” Band performs in the gazebo at the Bliss Mansion from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  (The band is pictured performing for live-streamed Jazz & Beyond 2020 event at Empire Ranch Golf Course.)  Band members are Cherie Shipley, vocals; John Shipley, keyboard & vocals; Nat Kline, sax and flute; Joe McKenna, bass; and Tyler Cravines, drums.

This performance is part of the “A Day at the Bliss” event, which goes from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and which is also part of the Open Studios Tour.


beach chairWe do not provide seating for events at McFadden Plaza, Laxalt Plaza (south of the Carson Nugget), the Capital Amphitheater/Legislative Plaza area, the Silver Saddle Ranch, or the Bliss Mansion, so we encourage you to bring your own seating (e.g., lawn chair) to events at these locations.

New World Jazz Project at A Day at the Bliss Mansion – 8/22

Niall McGuinnessNiall McGuinness’ “New World Jazz Project” provides entertainment on the south lawn of the Bliss Mansion from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The group is Niall McGuinness on sax, flute, and percussion; George Tavoularis on piano; Wesley Orsolic on guitar; Kyle Rothschild on bass; Mark Scholl on drums;  and Chance Utter on congas and percussion.

This is part of the “A Day at the Bliss” event, which goes from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and which is also part of the Open Studios Tour.

The New World Jazz Project performed for a live-streamed Jazz & Beyond event in 2020 at Empire Ranch Golf Course.  To see the video, click HERE.


beach chairWe do not provide seating for events at McFadden Plaza, Laxalt Plaza (south of the Carson Nugget), the Capital Amphitheater/Legislative Plaza area, the Silver Saddle Ranch, or the Bliss Mansion, so we encourage you to bring your own seating (e.g., lawn chair) to events at these locations.

Three’s a Crowd performs at A Day at the Bliss Mansion – 8/22

Three's a Crowd

Three’s a Crowd

Bluegrass group “Three’s a Crowd” features Catherine Matovich on violin, Cindy Gray on Guitar, and Neil Linden on Banjo.  They will entertain guests on the south lawn of the Bliss Mansion from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.  This is part of the “A Day at the Bliss” event, which goes from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and which is also part of the Open Studios Tour.


beach chairWe do not provide seating for events at McFadden Plaza, Laxalt Plaza (south of the Carson Nugget), the Capital Amphitheater/Legislative Plaza area, the Silver Saddle Ranch, or the Bliss Mansion, so we encourage you to bring your own seating (e.g., lawn chair) to events at these locations.