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The Best Reno-Sparks Hotel

Located in Downtown Sparks, features nearly 1,400 hotel rooms in two newly remodeled luxurious hotel towers. Conveniently located next to I-80. It is less than five minutes from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport. The views of the Reno city lights and magnificent Sierra Nevada Mountains are spectacular.
From the moment you enter our beautiful hotel lobby you will enjoy an extraordinary array of services and amenities including a 24-hour casino, award winning restaurants and a wide range of leisure pursuits. 


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The Nugget Casino Resort

Exceptional, fully renovated rooms and suites await your stay at the Nugget Casino Resort in Reno-Sparks.

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Standard King Room

The Resort Standard King spacious guest rooms offer a king bed with a comfortable, oversized mattress.

Double Queen Room

The Resort Double Queen rooms offer the perfect combination of relaxed comfort and style.

Petite King Suite

The Resort Petite Suite offers 600 sq. ft. of upgraded luxury.

Limited Online Availability - Call 800-648-1177

Hospitality Suite

Relax in a beautiful Resort Tower Hospitality Suite with a connected but separate living space and bedroom.

Limited Online Availability - Call 800-648-1177

Bar King Suite

The Resort Bar King Suites offer more than 800 sq. ft. of living space and are perfect for entertaining.

Limited Online Availability - Call 800-648-1177

ADA Rooms

Mobility accessible rooms are located in the Resort Tower. For Reservations: Call 800-648-1177

King Room, Casino Tower

These comfortable, newly remodeled rooms feature an inviting king-size bed.

Double Queen Room, Casino Tower

This modern room offers exceptional comfort and convenience.

Hospitality Suite, Casino Tower

Beautifully remodeled rooms offer magnificent views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Limited Online Availability - Call 800-648-1177

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Free Park & Ride Shuttles

The best way to get to the Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook Off is on our FREE Shuttle service provided by Amador Shuttle Service and RTC RIDE:


Wednesday, August 28 to Sunday, September 1
Shuttles available 11:00am – 10:00pm
Monday, September 2
Shuttles available 11:00am – 7:00pm

*Shuttle not available Wednesday from 1:30pm – 2:30pm and 7pm – 8pm and Thursday from 1:30pm – 2:30pm for Driver breaks.


Shuttle departs approximately every half hour.

Pick-up Locations

Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center – 1350 Wells Avenue, Reno
North End, Gate 3

Greenbrae Shopping Center – 510 Greenbrae Drive, Sparks

Drop Off Location

RTC Centennial Plaza Downtown Sparks – 1421 Victorian Ave


The Best in the West Nugget Rib Cook Off is located in Sparks, Nevada, directly outside of the Nugget Casino Resort on Victorian Square. The event is about a 10-minute drive from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport.
Nugget Casino Resort
1100 Nugget Avenue
Sparks, NV 89431

Map to the Nugget: Click Here
Map of the event: Click Here

Sparks, Nevada is located

3 miles East of Reno
30 miles North of Carson City
139 miles East of Sacramento, California
225 miles North of Yosemite National Park, California
232 miles East of San Francisco
337 miles North of Las Vegas
382 miles North of Los Angeles
400 miles South of Bend, Oregon
427 miles Southeast of Eugene, Oregon
524 miles West of Salt Lake City

Information about


  • Public Parking is available in the Nugget’s East and West Parking lot and the parking garage next to Galaxy Theaters and The Bridges.

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  • ABSOLUTELY NO OVERSIZED PARKING allowed at the Nugget Casino Resort. Oversized vehicles will be subject to tow. All oversized vehicles should park at the Reno Livestock Events Center.

FREE Rides on


Don’t Drive Arrive! Live life in the fast lane with hassle-free travel and avoid the worries of finding parking. The RTC, City of Reno & City of Sparks want you to arrive relaxed, on-time and ready to enjoy your experience.

FREE Rides on these Routes, August 28 – September 2: 

  • RAPID Lincoln Line and Route 11

These routes serve RTC Centennial Plaza and RTC 4th Street Stations. Plan your trip and view schedule information at

Taxi and Rideshare Drop Off & Pick Up

Located on 13th Street between Avenue of The Oaks and Victorian Plaza Circle.