Tuesday, December 6, 2011

The Tonopah Salvation Army Donations



The Tonopah Salvation Army is appealing to the community to donate turkeys or hams to help those less fortunate during the holiday season. 

You can take a turkey or ham to the Meat Department at Scolaris and tell them they are for the Salvation Army Christmas Dinner Box.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Community Lighting of the Lights


The season is upon us and what better time for our community & families to come together to welcome the Christmas Holidays.

On December 3rd we will joyfully have our second annual Christmas tree Lighting Program.

The lighting of the lights will be a Community - Family affair! We will all come together at the Best Western Gazebo parking lot on December 3rd at 6:30pm There will be singing, music and more singing!

Children's bike parade; (with a Christmas theme of course!), Dancing performed by the "Attitude Dance Studio" dancers, Hot Chocolate, Cookies, Santa, and the lighting of the tree.

Everyone is invited so come one come all! A gathering of the best community ever!

Happy Thanksgiving!



A Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at the Tonopah Convention Center, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., no admission charge, everyone is welcome!

Friday, July 15, 2011

"Goldfield Days Celebration & Land Auction!"


August 19,20 and 21, 2011


Esmeralda County Celebrating its 150 Year Anniversary 1861-2011

Parades, Land Auctions, Bus Tours Of Historic Goldfield, Live Music & Street Dancing, Pet Parade, Antiques, Crafts, Food, Beer Garden, Old West Gunfights, Miner's Liar Contest, Horseshoes, Old Fashioned Children's Games, Western BBQ And MUCH, MUCH More

Drawings Include Fabulous Getaways and Prizes! For More Information Contact

The Goldfield Chamber of Commerce
(775) 485-3560
P.O. Box 204
Goldfield, Nevada 89013

Sunday, July 10, 2011

"Revitalizing the Mizpah Hotel"



For those of you who do not know, the Mizpah Hotel is being restored and the planned re-opening is at the end of August, 2011

You can keep up with the progress by visiting their blog at http://mizpahhotel.wordpress.com/about/

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

NV Energy Planned Power Outage June 17th

NV Energy will be holding a planned power outage on June 17,2011 to replace failed equipment in the west Tonopah substation. The outage will be from 1 a.m. to 3 a.m.

Saturday, May 14, 2011

~41st Annual Jim Butler Days~ May 24th thru May 30th

Click on the image above for schedule of events.
 ~A Sample Of This Years Events~

JIM BUTLER DAYS RAFFLE
100oz Silver Bar -
Donated by theTonopah Chamber Of Commerce
Plus many more prizes donated by local merchants and mines.
 
 MIZPAH HOTEL WINE TASTING
Mizpah Hotel Lobby
11 :00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.



 ANNUAL NEVADA STATE MINING
CHAMPIONSHIPS
 (Following Parade at the Tonopah Mining Park)


Monday, April 18, 2011

The United States Band of the Golden West - Concert Wednesday, April 20th

The United States Air Force "Band of the Golden West Concert Band" will perform a free community concert on Wednesday, April 20th at 7:00 pm in the Tonopah High School Gymnasium. No tickets are required for this event.

The only active duty Air Force band west of the Rockies, it is composed of 47 airmen/musicians under the command and direction of Maj. Keith H. Bland. First Lt. Haley Armstrong is deputy commander and associate conductor of the ensemble.

The Band of the Golden West is stationed at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., in the San Francisco Bay area.
It performs in communities in Nevada, California, Washington, Oregon and Idaho. The band supports 10 Air Force bases, five Air Force reserve wings and five recruiting squadrons.

It has performed at ceremonial events and with guest artists such as Bob Hope, Eddie Albert, Wilford Brimley, Toni Tennille and Arturo Sandoval. In the Bay Area it also has performed at Raiders and 49ers football games and Giants and Athletics baseball games.

For the last 10 years, it has led off the Tournament of Roses parade.


Click here for more information about the band.

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet April 16th


This year's banquet is on Saturday, April 16th, 2011 at the Tonopah Convention Center.

The Committee has been working very hard to make this year’s event a huge success. The social hour begins at 5:00pm with dinner at 6:30pm, live auction, silent auction, raffles, and games throughout the evening. A nohost bar will be available.

We will have an outstanding number and selection of auction and raffle items on display. 2011 Banquet Rifle Raffle: Browning B78 Sporter, .300 H& H. FMV $1500.00 - Tickets $20 - Need not be present to win. Ticket limit 200 For more information Download PDF Invitation 

Buy your tickets online --> https://events.rmef.org/shop.aspx  All purchased tickets will be picked up at the door on the night of the banquet.

Sunday, April 3, 2011

An enticing new restaurant is ready to open its doors in Tonopah

Sidewinders, owned by long-time locals David and Barbara Kaminski, will open this Friday at 11am. After months of renovation, the new restaurant offers two large dining rooms and a private room for parties and meetings The décor tips its hat to old Tonopah and its rich mining history. In addition, the Kaminski’s’ offer a salute to our local soldiers with a Wall of Honor, and encourage the community to add to the wall with 5x7 pictures of their soldiers. They ask that you bring in a sepia or black and white photo, and they will provide the frame.


The menu offers a variety of specialties such as a daily homemade soups served in a bread bowl, fresh cut French fries, and hand-dipped onion rings. There is a large choice of mouth-watering items on the lunch menu, such as fresh fish tacos with pineapple salsa or a made to order baby spinach salad with warm bacon dressing. All hamburgers, steaks, and beef are 100% Certified Angus, the taste of which is sure to please anyone who enjoys quality beef.

Dinner provides choices such as thick Ribeye Steaks, Spicy Spaghetti, or a pan-fried Chicken Fried Steak. These will be served with fresh-made biscuits and homemade dressing for your salad. A wide selection of pizzas will also be offered, such as the garlicky Chicken Alfredo Pizza, original recipe Taco Pizza, or the savory Margherita Pizza.

They definitely didn’t forget dessert. A rich Crème Brule, with a hint of citrus, or a large serving of Dave’s famous Death by Chocolate is sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. You could also chose a fresh Apple tart with real vanilla bean ice cream and warm caramel sauce.

“We are using recipes taught to me by my grandmother, mother, dad, aunt, and many other family members and friends. Sidewinders is about good, homemade cooking, starting with fresh, quality ingredients.” Says Barbara, who will be doing the majority of the cooking in the restaurant.

Sidewinders will be open everyday but Tuesday from 11am to 10pm., with hours extending until Midnight on Friday and Saturday. Sunday hours are 10am to 10pm, with a Sunday Brunch Buffet from 10am-2pm. The restaurant offers dine-in, delivery, and take out. They are conveniently located at 222 Main street (next to the Post Office) the phone number is 482-8888. David sums up their restaurant with one enthusiastic phrase. “Mama’s in the house!”

Tuesday, February 15, 2011

41st Annual Elks Crab Crack, Saturday February 26th

Girl Scout Cookies




Girl Scout Troop 348 is having a cookie sale!

They will be at  Scolaris Market, in Tonopah Friday February 18th  -  4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday February 19th - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and
Friday February 25th  -  4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday February 26th - 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Otteson’s Blue Dream Mining & Coffee Bar


Otteson's new Coffee Bar serves sandwiches, soups,
espresso & other coffee beverages.
101 North Main Street
P. O. Box 564
Tonopah, NV 89049
775-482-9889
www.tonopahturquoise.com
Open Monday - Saturday 8AM to 5Pm