Monday, September 8, 2014


Deadline to register to enter Monday Sept 8th
Contact: Amy Meier,, 775-277-0013
Or Mary Farris


Monday the 15th is the Chili Cook-Off at the Tonopah Farmers Market from 4 to 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to come for a taste of the action!

While there will be judges who select the Judges’ Choice Award and present the $200 cash prize, the coveted People’s Choice Award is presented to the entry receiving the most votes from the public. Everyone can sample chili for a quarter and vote for their favorite from 4 to 6:15 pm. The winner of the People’s Choice Award will be announces around 6:30 and presented with $100 cash.

This year, proceeds from the entry fees and sample cups and other donations will go to support Tonopah No To Abuse. Competitors will also be selling bowls of chili, so everyone is welcome to come Monday night for dinner!

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Jim Butler Days 2014 - Schedule Of Events

Thursday, May 22

6:00 p.m.
Talent Show
Tonopah Convention Center

Friday, May 23

7 p.m. till 11 p.m.
Street Dance
Live Music by
"Lady and the Tramps"
Main Street Parking lot

8:00 p.m.
Bartenders & Waitress Race
Main Street Parking Lot

Friday May 23 - Sunday 26

12:00 noon
Vendors Sales
Main Street parking Lot

Saturday May 24

7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast
Tonopah Elks Lodge

10:00 a.m.
Jim Butler Days Parade- Main Street

10:00 a.m. to 4:OO p.m.
Jim Butler Days OES Craft Bazaar
Tonopah Convention Center

11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Gold Panning
Tonopah Mining Park

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m..
Mizpah Hotel Wine Tasting
Mizpah Hotel Lobby

12:00 p.m.
Annual Nevada State Mining
Following the Parade at the
Tonopah Historic Mining Park

Parade Winners will be Announced
at the Mizpah 1/2hour AFTER end of parade

2:30 p.m.
Cancer Walk
Meet at the Mizpah Hotel

Opens at 6:00 p.m. Racing 7:00 p.m.
Central Nevada Racing Association
Stock Car Races
Tonopah Speedway, Highway 6

7:00 p.m.
Live Music by "Lady and the Tramps"
Mizpah Hotel Lobby

Sunday, May 25

8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Boy Scout Pancake Breakfast
Tonopah Elks Lodge

10:00 a.m.
Annual Junior Mining Events
Tonopah Mining Park

Sign-up Noon - Event 1:00 p.m.
Arm Wrestling Tournament
Stein Holding Contest
Tonopah Convention Center

7:00 p.m.
Dave Stamey Concert
Tonopah Convention Center

7:00 p.m.
Beer Pong Tournament
ClubHouse Saloon· Main St.

Monday, May 26

Memorial Day Ceremonies
10:00 a.m.
Tonopah Cemetery

Goldfield Cemetery

1:00 p.m.
VFW Raffle Drawing
At VFW post #1103
Main Street, Tonopah

Monday, May 5, 2014

Jim Butler Days 2014 | Nevada State Mining Championships

Join us for the 44th annual Jim Butler Days celebration in Tonopah.

Click on the images for more information.

2014 Nevada State Mining Championships
May 24th and 25th at the Tonopah Historic Mining Park

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Banquet - Saturday May 10th, 2014

Mark your calendar cause you don't want to miss out on a fun filled night in Tonopah! 

Come join the Tonopah Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's 11th Annual Big Game Banquet on Saturday May 10th, 2014.

Click here for full details and ticket information.