Reno’s new professional soccer team, Reno 1868 FC, will be playing its final 2017 regular season home games in fairly quick succession at Greater Nevada Field. All of these games start at 6:45 p.m.

  • Wednesday, September 20 – OKC Energy FC
  • Saturday, September 23 – Portland Timbers 2
  • Saturday, September 30 – Real Monarchs SLC
  • Saturday, October 14 – Sacramento Republic FC

Single-game tickets, group tickets and other options are available online. Greater Nevada Field is home of the Reno Aces baseball team.

Reno 1868 FC (Football Club) is a professional soccer team in the United Soccer League, a Division II league under Major League Soccer (MLS) in North America. Reno 1868 FC is affiliated with the MLS San Jose Earthquakes.

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There are activities through the City of Reno Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department for all citizens, including specific inclusion and adaptive programs for those with disabilities, plus accommodations to people with disabilities so that leisure and recreation programs, classes, services and facilities may be enjoyed by all.

You can download the latest copy (fall, 2017) of “Adaptive Connect,” Reno’s publication of adaptive recreation news and updates. In the newsletter, you will learn about numerous social, fitness and athletic activities, including things happening in Sparks and other surrounding areas. Some fall, 2017 highlights include…

  • DogFest Walk n’ Roll at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
  • Hangtown Cranker Classic
  • Wheelchair Basketball
  • Wheelchair Rugby
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Dances
  • Kayaking
  • Services for Veterans
  • Lots more

For more information about the newsletter and other programs, refer to “City of Reno Inclusion and Adaptive Programs.”

The Nevada Wolf Pack football team kicks off its 2017 season schedule of home games at Mackay Stadium on Saturday, September 9. This follows the season opener at the Northwestern Wildcats the previous weekend.

This first Wolf Pack home game of the season starts at 4 p.m. and will be against the Toledo Rockets. A couple of upcoming games feature big name opponents – Idaho State Bengals on Sepember 16 in Reno and the Washington State Cougars on September 23 in Pullman.

Nevada Wolf Pack football team schedule, Reno
The biggest and most important Nevada Wolf Pack football game of every season is the intrastate Battle for the Fremont Cannon against the UNLV Rebels. This year, the game will be in Reno, kickoff at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 25, 2017. The Pack beat UNLV last year (45 – 10) in Las Vegas and will be seeking to retain their trophy. No matter how each team is doing, this game is almost always exciting due to the rivalry.