Gold was first struck in Alder Gulch on May 26th, 1863!
The summer of 2013 will be filled with fun events celebrating the 150th anniversary!
Please see the Events Calendar for details of all the events in Virginia City - updated regularly!
May 24 - Winning Commemorative Artist's poster signing at the Elling House
May 25 - Opening Day Non-Motorized Vehicle Parade
May 26 - Discovery of Gold Historical Performances,Commemorative Speaker, Cake Ceremony
June 7-9 - Irish Heritage Weekend
June 21-23 - Victorian Ball
June 29-30 - Brothel Days at the Bale of Hay
July 6- Virginia City Kid's Day
July 10-14 -National Stagecoach and Freight Wagon Association Conference
July 19-21 - Virginia City Treaty Days
August 16-18 - Victorian BallBack to Events