Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Tonopah Muckers Touchdown Club

Tonopah Muckers Touchdown Club
Non-Profit Club of parents raising money to help the football team.

On November 1st Muckers play rivals Pahranagat Valley (Alamo). We want to see a BIG ROWDY crowd support the team for a win for the playoff spot! We will have Spirit Packs to help you “Make Some Noise” these are available for donation 5.00 or more.
Fan Packs will be available at Scolaris October 30th -31st, and Nov 1st look for the Mucker Spirit table at the entrance. We are also throwing out a challenge to all the businesses in town for the Spirit Stick. We will be having three different contests that night for the best Mucker Spirit!
The first contest is;
1. The best Mucker Spirit House you can decorate your house any way on the outside as long as you have the School colors and family friendly. To enter send email to with your name, address and phone number. Judging will be that afternoon before the game.
2. The best Mucker Spirited Vehicle parked at the game or inside the field area.
3. The most Spirited Fan decked out with the most Mucker Spirit! Everything will be judge and announced at the game during half time after the Senior Night festivities.
We will have prizes for each contest! Like us on Facebook for future fundraising updates and a chance to win your own Spirit Pack!!

Come help Cheer on the Tonopah High School Football Team as they make their way to the playoffs!!

Thank you for your Support!

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Annual Kid’s Fishing Derby - June 16th, 2013

Rotary Club Of Tonopah

Invites All Kids To Our Annual Kid’s Fishing Derby

When: Sunday, June 16th  2013
Where: Sportsmans Park, HWY 376

Gates Open/Sign-Ups 7:00 a.m.
Fishing Begins: 8:00 a.m.

Download printable pdf here

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Jim Butler Days 2013

Jim Butler Days 2013

Wednesday - May 22
·         Junior Queen Pageant, King & Queen Coronation, Tonopah Convention center, 6 p.m.

Thursday - May 23
·         Talent Show, Tonopah Convention center, 6 p.m.

Friday - May 24
·         Vendor sales, Main Street parking lot, begins at 12 noon.
·         Street dance, Main Street parking lot, 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
·         Bartenders & waitress race, Main Street parking lot, 8 p.m.

Saturday - May 25
·         Boy Scout pancake breakfast, Tonopah Elks Lodge, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
·         Jim Butler Days parade, “from Sagebrush to Silver to Solar”, Main Street, Tonopah 10 a.m.
·         Nevada State Mining Championships, Tonopah Mining Park, begins after parade.
·         Mizpah Hotel, wine tasting, Mizpah Hotel lobby, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
·         Gold panning event, Tonopah Mining Park, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
·         Craft bazaar, Tonopah Convention Center, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
·         The 9th annual “Walk the Rock” cancer benefit walk begins at Mizpah Hotel, 2:30 p.m.
·         Live music by the Peavine Pickers,  Mizpah Hotel Lobby, 7 p.m.
·         Central Nevada Racing Association stock car racing, Tonopah Speedway, Hwy 6, gates open at 6 p.m. racing starts at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday - May 26
·         Boy Scout pancake breakfast, Tonopah Elks Lodge, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.
·         Jim Butler Days annual junior mining events, Tonopah Mining Park, 10 a.m.
·         Nevada Pro-Am Arm Wrestling Championship, Tonopah Convention Center, 2 p.m.
·         Beer Pong Tournament, Club House Saloon, Main Street, Tonopah, 7 p.m.

 Monday - May 27
·         Tonopah VFW Post 1103, Memorial Day ceremonies, Tonopah 10 a.m. Goldfield, 12 Noon.
·         American Legion Post 18, Memorial Day ceremonies, Kingston, 9 a.m., Round Mountain, 10:30 a.m., Belmont,  12 noon, Manhattan, 1 p.m. a barbeque will follow the Manhattan ceremonies.

~Click here for printable PDF of events for this years Jim Butler Days~

Friday, May 10, 2013

Belmont Courthouse - Historic Belmont, NV Courthouse Tours

Belmont Courthouse - Historic Belmont, NV
Courthouse Tours Guided Tours
2nd & 4th weekends
May thru September 2013
10:00 am & 2:00 pm.
Special Tours and times available by request – contact 775-482-3968 or

Friday, March 29, 2013

National Weather Service weather spotter training April 24 at the convention center

This is a great opportunity to find out how the NWS operates, and for people to become trained in recognizing severe weather and how to be safe, and how to report it to us so we can issue weather warnings, advisories, etc.
Spotters are our eyes and ears on the ground, especially in the Tonopah area, where radar is very limited.


What: Weather spotter training, sponsored by the National Weather Service, Elko

When: April 24, 2013 from 6-8 pm

Where: Tonopah Convention Center, Blue Room

Who: For anyone interested in severe weather and how to report to the NWS

Cost: free of charge

More information: email

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Tonopah Gun Show - March 15,16,17, at the Tonopah Station Hotel Casino

First Ever Tonopah Gun Show!
Guns, Ammo and Western Memorabilia.
March 15,16,17, at the Tonopah Station Hotel Casino


Admission $6.00 with 16 and under accompanied by adult, ACTIVE DUTY Military, and Law Enforcement FREE..

Friday noon to 9pm
Saturday 9am to 9pm
Sunday 9am to 1 pm

Tables available, call 775 287 3951,
or go to for more details

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

GOLD AND SILVER IN THE MOJAVE : Images of a Last Frontier

GOLD AND SILVER IN THE MOJAVE : Images of a Last Frontier
Written by: Nicholas Clapp
Published By: Sunbelt Publications

Nicholas Clapp, an award winning documentary filmmaker and author, has put out a new pictorial book entitled Gold & Silver in the Mojave, Images of A Last Frontier.  The book contains some rare and interesting photos.  It features Randsburg, Tonopah, Goldfield, Rhyolite and other Mojave areas.  You will definitely want a copy of this book.

Presentations and book signing scheduled for;
In Goldfield;
Friday evening, February 8th,at the Palace on Crook and Bellevue, at 6 p.m.  refreshments will be served.

In Tonopah;
Saturday, February 9th, at the Central Nevada Museum in at 2 p.m. 
Be sure to put one of these dates on your calendar, Mr. Clapp is an excellent and knowledgeable speaker.