Press Room

The Press Room features a variety of resources available for the press and other media outlets about the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno, Nevada. Here you will find press releases, fact sheets, reference videos and media downloads.

Annual event returns Oct. 17-18, 2020 RENO, Nev. (October 29, 2019) – This year’s Grand Sierra Beer & Chili Festival did more than win over the palates of its 13,000 attendees; the annual fall event at Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) raised more than $7,800 for local charities including its main beneficiary, the Reno Rodeo […]

WHAT:             Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) is offering waived resort fees and 10 percent off prevailing room rates for evacuees of the Kincade Fire beginning Monday, Oct. 27 through Thursday, Nov. 14. For reservations, visit or call 1-800-648-5080 and use code NAPAFIR. WHEN:             Monday, Oct. 28 through Thursday, Nov. 14 WHERE:        Grand Sierra […]

Fall food lovers feast on first day of Grand Sierra Beer & Chili Festival Download hi-res photos here RENO, Nev. (October 19, 2019) – Fall food lovers were treated to a feast today at the Grand Sierra Beer & Chili Festival. Nearly 8,000 chili fanatics visited the first day of the annual event held at […]

Download hi-res photos here Grand Sierra Beer & Chili Festival celebrates another successful year RENO, Nev. (October 20, 2019) – Northern Nevada’s hallmark fall event, the annual two-day Grand Sierra Beer & Chili Festival, capped off another successful weekend featuring a wide variety of award-winning chilis and brews from across the West. More than 13,000 […]

RENO, Nev. (Oct. 17, 2019) – Give yourself over to absolute pleasure this Halloween at LEX Nightclub, which will host two ghoulish parties in “dis”-honor of the most fearsome time of the year. On Thursday, Oct. 31, Reno’s premier nightlife destination will throw a Zombie Lingerie Party, while on Friday, Nov. 1, the venue will transform […]

RENO, Nev. (Oct. 2, 2019) – October is here and Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) is celebrating with new and exciting gaming promotions, tournaments and giveaways that will be featured throughout the month. Players won’t want to miss out on the benefits of joining Club Grand. It’s free and offers better rewards than ever before, including benefits […]

RENO, Nev. (Sept. 30, 2019) – Daniel Tosh is coming to Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) this December. The wickedly sardonic and brutally sharp comedian will bring his signature brand of honest and edgy humor to Reno’s acclaimed Grand Theatre on Friday, Dec. 13.  Daniel Tosh’s hit Comedy Central show, Tosh.0 premiered in 2009 to […]

Annual event adds new vendors, entertainment and event components for 2019. RENO, Nev. (Sept. 26, 2019) – On Saturday, Oct. 19 and Sunday, Oct. 20, local, regional and national craft breweries and top chili makers from around northern Nevada will descend upon Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) to showcase the flavors of the season with savory […]

RENO, Nev. (Sept. 25, 2019) – America’s favorite dance show will return to Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) on Saturday, March 21. “Dancing with the Stars – Live Tour 2020” will take the stage inside Reno’s acclaimed Grand Theatre for one night only when fans will have the opportunity to experience the excitement, glamour […]

RENO, Nev. (Sept. 25, 2019) – Fresh off a wildly successful two-year-plus run of the smash hit “Stay Hungry” tour, Billboard 2018 Comedian of the Year Sebastian Maniscalco will return to Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR). Maniscalco, who has been heralded by The New York Times as “America’s hottest comic,” will take the stage inside […]

Starting Thursday, Dec. 19, the Grand Theatre inside Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) will be home to “Holiday Dreams” for a very exciting limited engagement.

This Friday, Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) welcomes the first Zero Latency, free-roaming virtual reality (VR) experience in Reno with the grand opening of Max Action Arena and Break Through Escape Room this Friday, Sept. 20 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m.