Jim Butler Days

2020 Annual Events

January

January 1, 2020 – Tonopah Elks New Year’s Eggnog & Rotary Club of Tonopah Bingo

January 5, 2020 – Movie Matinee “Lion King”

February

February 8, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Mining Park

February 9, 2020 – Movie Matinee “Maleficent: Mistress of Evil”

February 14, 2020 – Tonopah Main Street Valentine’s Dance

February 22, 2020 – Tonopah Elks Crab Crack

March

TBD – Various St. Patrick’s Day events at local businesses

March 8, 2020 – Movie Matinee “Men in Black International”

March 14, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Old Cemetery & Clown Motel

March 15, 2020 – Catholic Church St. Patrick’s Day Dinner & Raffle

March 22, 2020 “Springo”- Rotary Club of Tonopah Spring Bingo

April 

April 10, 2019 – Movie Night “Midway”

April 11, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Downtown

April 12, 2020 – 4 R Kidz Easter Egg Hunt

April 19, 2020 – “My Thousand Words” Book Art Workshop

May

May 2, 2020 – Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet

May 9, 2020 – Spring Dance Festival

May 18-25, 2020 – Jim Butler Days: Parade, Street Dance, Craft Fair, Kids’ Events, Nevada State Mining Championships, Speedway Race, Jim Butler Stampede (Battle Born Rodeo Series), Horseshoe Tournament, etc.

May 29, 2020 – Movie Night “Frozen II”

May 30-31, 2020 – Blacksmithing Class

June

June 6 – 7, 2020 – Blacksmithing Class

June 13, 2020 – Photography Workshop with Larry Burton

June 13, 2020 – Tonopah Star Party

June 13-14, 2020 – HO-Z Classic Horseshoe Tournament

June 15, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

June 21, 2020 – Rotary Club of Tonopah Father’s Day Fishing Derby

June 27, 2020 – Tonopah Speedway Race

July

July 4, 2020 – 4 R Kidz Fourth of July: Parade, Swimming Pool Games, Field Games, Fireworks

July 6, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

July 11, 2020 – Tonopah Star Party

July 11-12, 2020 – Blacksmithing Class

July 17-18 – Smackdown Rodeo (Souza’s Bucking Bulls)

July 25, 2020 –  Battle Born Rodeo Series

July 25, 2020 –  Tonopah Speedway Races

August

August 8, 2020 – Tonopah Arts Festival

August 8, 2020 – Tonopah Star Party

August 12-15, 2020 – Vegas to Reno Best in the Desert Race

August 15, 2020 – Old Timers Picnic

August 16, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

August 21-22, 2020 – Tonopah Speedway Races

August 22, 2020 – Nighttime Photography Workshop with Larry Burton

August 29-30, 2020 –  Nevada State Horseshoe Pitching Championship

September

September 12, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Mining Park

September 13, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

September 18, 2020 – Tonopah VFW Post POW/MIA

September 19, 2020 – “The Butler” Rodeo Finals (Battle Born Rodeo Series)

September 19, 2020 – Tonopah Speedway Race

September 24-27, 2020 – Battle Born 250 Best in the Desert Race

TBD Grange Harvest Festival

October

October 10, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Old Cemetery & Clown Motel

October 11, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

TBD Various Halloween events at local businesses

TBD Zombie Walk

TBD Graveyard Stomp (Community Halloween Parties)

November

November 11, 2020 – Movie Matinee (Title TBA)

November 11, 2020 – Veterans Day Spaghetti Feed & Patriots Pen/Voice of Democracy Essay Contest Awards

November 14, 2020 – Tonopah Ghost Walk: Haunted & Historic Downtown

November 21, 2020 – Rainbow Girls Craft Bazaar

November 26, 2020 – Community Thanksgiving Dinner

December

December 4, 2020 – Movie Night (Title TBA)

December 5, 2020 – Festival of Trees

December 12, 2020 – Tonopah Main Street Santa Crawl

TBD 4 R Kidz Santa Visit & 8th Grade Fundraiser Dinner

TBD Various Christmas events at local businesses

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Upcoming Events

Apr 10

“Midway” Free Movie Night (PG-13)

April 10 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Apr 11
Apr 19

Book Art Workshop with “My Thousand Words”

April 19 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
May 18

Jim Butler Days- 50th Anniversary

May 18 @ 8:00 am - May 25 @ 5:00 pm
May 29

“Frozen II” Movie Night

May 29 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

For questions or suggestions,
please contact Tourism & Events Coordinator Kat Galli at Tourism@TonopahNevada.com or (775) 277-1220.