For Immediate Release
Friday, July 29, 2016

Reno, Nev. – As the 30th annual Hot August Nights, once again, transforms northern Nevada into the ultimate destination for car enthusiasts and rock ‘n’ roll fans alike, the official registration location, Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR), will be at the center of it all with live nightly entertainment and the $10,000 Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine. From cool cars to rockin’ tunes from the likes of Peter Noone’s Hermans Hermits, America and The Monkees, GSR is your celebration headquarters of this timeless special event. For a full lineup and details on GSR’s Hot August Nights events and entertainment, visit

GSR’s $10,000 Classic Cherry Show-n-Shine begins Tuesday, Aug. 2 and runs through Saturday, Aug. 6 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Four runner ups will be selected Tuesday through Friday and will receive a $250 cash prize and a ribbon along with a “Best of Show” winner who will receive a $500 cash prize and a ribbon. Winners will be announced daily at 7 p.m. on the outdoor stage. On Saturday, the four “Best of Show” winners will return to be judged for the “Grand Overall Best of Show.” The Grand winner will receive $4,000 and a trophy.

Live nightly entertainment runs Tuesday through Saturday with some of the biggest names in music from the 50s, 60s and 70s: • Paperback Writer, The Beatles Experience Tuesday, Aug. 2 • Kraig Parker, World Premier Elvis Tribute Wednesday, Aug. 3 • Peter Noone’s Herman’s Hermits Thursday, Aug 4 • America Friday, Aug. 5 • The Monkees- Good Times: 50th Anniversary Tour Saturday, Aug. 6.

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