The Great Reno Balloon Race & International Camel Races ~ September 5-7, 2008

Geez…these big events just sneak up on me when I’m not looking.

We just got over the Best of the West Rib Cook-Off and now we have The Great Reno Balloon Race and The 49th International Camel Races (in Virginia City), then there’s the 45th Reno National Championship Air Races and after that we have Street Vibrations.

Balloons 2008 Near University of Nevada

Is this cool or what? The World's Largest Pajama Party ~

Saturday, September 6, 2008
5 a.m. – 11 a.m.
Pajama Fest Tent at Rancho San Rafael

Keep those pajamas on and don’t touch your hair! We want to see you PJ clad and in all your bed-headed glory at the World’s Largest Pajama Party at The Great Reno Balloon Race. Hang out in the Pajama Fest tent and enjoy movies, hot chocolate, and games. Get your picture taken by the Reno.com Pajamarazzi!

Pre-register online and receive an email entitling you to a free cup of coffee or hot chocolate the morning of the event. Print out the email and bring it with you to the event, Saturday morning to redeem your free coffee or hot chocolate.

BED-HEAD COMPETITION!

Show off your best (or your worst) morning hair-do at Pajama Fest 2008 for a chance to win one of several great prize packages.

Awards will be presented in the following categories:

Best Kids Bed Head (12 and under)
Best Teenage Bed Head (13 – 18)
Best Female Bed Head
Best Male Bed Head
Best Group Bed Head (4+ people)
Best Corporate Bed Head (must pre-register online)
Most pre-registered Corporate Bed Head participants (must pre-register online)

How the competition works:

Check-in with your scary hair: Check-in at the Pajama Fest at Rancho San Rafael between 5 a.m. and 7 a.m. You must be wearing pajamas to qualify for the competition. If you have pre-registered online, bring your receipt to redeem a free hot chocolate or coffee at the event.

Golden Ticket = Finals: Anonymous judges will wander around the Great Reno Balloon Race with golden tickets. They will select 3 competitors from each category to move on the Bed Head Finals.

Strut your stuff at the Bed Head Finals: Finalists will meet at the event stage at 7:45 a.m. for the Bed Head Finals. Finalists will be called onto the stage to flaunt their phenomenal bed head to a panel of judges. Judges will select a winner from each category as the Bed Head Champions of Pajama Fest 2008. Prizes will be distributed for each category along with bragging rights and instant fame.
Pre-register online and receive an email entitling you to a free cup of coffee or hot chocolate the morning of the event. Print out the email and bring it with you to the event, Saturday morning to redeem your free coffee or hot chocolate.

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About sleepycathollow

I'm Michelle and live in Northern Nevada ~ beautiful mix of high desert and the Sierra. While I work at the University, I'd rather take pictures, play with fountain pensioned ink, garden, cook, craft and make quilts. :)
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2 Responses to The Great Reno Balloon Race & International Camel Races ~ September 5-7, 2008

  1. blazedanielle says:

    LOVE everything about this photo! Oh my goodness, it’s so beautiful and exciting!! Thanks for sharing with us!

  2. duchessdreams says:

    LOL! I love wearing my pjs. Used to go to class in them all the time.

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