- TripBuzz found 87 things to do with kids in or near Sparks, Nevada, including 71 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Incline Village, Reno, Virginia City and Carson City.
- From Wild Island to Coconut Bowl, the Sparks area offers 69 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Golf, Parks and Off Road & ATV.
- Located just east of Reno is the city of Sparks, Nevada. Visitors enjoy outdoor recreation at the city's local Marina Park including windsurfing, sailing, swimming, scuba diving, fishing and boating. Other attractions in the area include a charming Victorian village, a brewery, casino and the city's annual West Nugget Rib Cook-Off.
Sparks Heritage Museum 814 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV MoreLess Info
Experience Sparks and northern Nevada heritage with exhibits that explore historic railroads, space missions, ranching, mining, and more
Galaxy Luxury Theater + IMAX offers not only IMAX movies but reclining power seats, all digital sound and projection and two 4K screens featuring Dolby ATMOS sound. They also have a bar that serves beer and cocktails.
Built in 1988, Pah Rah Mountain Park features a playground geared towards children with disabilities. Attractions include extensive walking paths, various sporting facilities, horseshoe pits, picnic areas, and public restrooms.
Hosting many national events, the Golden Eagle Regional Park and Sports Complex features many sports and activities year round. With over 100 acres, the complex contains softball and baseball fields, football and soccer fields, and multi-purpose fields.
Situated along Orr Ditch, Lazy 5 Regional Park features a 5,000-square-foot community center, multipurpose grass fields, horseshoe pits, volleyball courts and a skate park. The park provides a children's playground, picnic facilities and a water play area.
Many different regions of fun attractions compose the Wild Island Family Adventure Park that focuses on entertainment for family groups. There are plenty of enjoyable options, such as bowling lanes, laser mazes, a black light mini golf course, go karts, and outdoor mini golf.
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820 Victorian Avenue, Sparks, NV 89431 MoreLess Info
The Sparks Heritage Museum features an array of exhibits, many of which focus on the area's railroad heritage. The museum also features exhibits on the region's agricultural tradition and role in the space program.
The tradition of the drive-in cinema is upheld at the El Rancho Drivein Theatre. The cinema is currently owned and operated by WestWind which outfitted the older drive-in with digital projection and first-run Hollywood releases.