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Genoa Residents Celebrate Christmas

Light the Tree

The Genoa Tree — Hope's Colorado Blue Spruce — donated to the town, is strung with lights and waiting for the perfect time to be lit.


Join us on the first Friday in December for all the fun and food, too!



• Sing Carols
• Light the Genoa Tree
Breakfast with Santa
“Share Your Christmas” Drive-By Food Drive
“Toys For Tots” drop off point
• DDI Holiday Food Drive
Genoa's “Cowboy Country Christmas” Concert ~ Plus FOG's Pre-Concert Dinner

Every year, Genoans and visitors come together to celebrate the Christmas holidays. Please join us and celebrate the Holidays and the New Year! CLICK HERE to download our 2-page Christmas in Genoa Flyer, also with a list of holiday charitable events. Plus, Christmas in Genoa and Breakfast with Santa together! CLICK HERE for the 1-page flyer. (Flyers will be downloadable in mid-November.)

Friday, December 4th, 2020

Christmas Caroling — Meet at the Genoa Community Church, 5:30 p.m.
Genoa Tree Lighting — Follow the carolers to the corner of Main Street and Genoa Lane to see the light at 6:30 p.m.
Cookies & Hot Cocoa — After the lights are lit, warm up with holiday revelers with holiday refreshments and a visit with Genoa residents and friends.

Check our Calendar page for more Genoa events.

Breafast With Santa

December 5, 2020

3 Breakfast Seatings

Saturday morning starting at 8:30 AM, 9:40 AM and 10:50 AM. Tickets will be available in late November.

Old Style Santa

Breakfast with Santa

Call the Town Office to RESERVE or PURCHASE your tickets early — we sold out early last year! (There will not be any ticket sales at the door. However, you may pick up your reserved/purchased tickets at the door.)


CLICK HERE to download the Flyer PDF for Breakfast with Santa (when available). Or click on the flyer image –>


Santa will be visiting with children and their families throughout the morning.


Be sure to bring your camera!


Breakfast will consist of fluffy pancakes with syrup, sausage, orange juice, hot cocoa and coffee. Tickets are $5 per person, kids 4 and under are FREE. Breakfast with Santa will be held in the Town Hall located at 2289 Main Street. For details or to purchase tickets, contact the Genoa Town Office, (775) 782-8696 or stop by the office located at 2289 Main Street. Tickets are limited! Reserve your tickets early!

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November 23 through December 10, 2019:

"SHARE YOUR CHRISTMAS DRIVE-BY FOOD DRIVE" drop off at Genoa Volunteer Fire Department, Station 3

Genoa Volunteer Fire Department is hosting a food drop off point at the Genoa Fire Station — look for the donation barrel next to the south-side doors — through December 10th.


On December 13, volunteers will transport all the food collected to the KTVN Channel 2 News "Share Your Christmas" Holiday Drive-By Food Drive drop-off at the Carson Valley Inn. All proceeds donated in Genoa will benefit the Carson Valley Food Closet.


CLICK HERE to download the "Share Your Christmas" flyer PDF for more details.

Monday, December 2 through Thursday, December 19:

"TOYS FOR TOTS" toy drop off at Gillmor Coons RE Group

Gillmor Coons Real Estate Group at 2288 Main Street, Genoa, NV, will have a "Toys For Tots" collection point for NEW and UNWRAPPED toys Toys will be handed out by community volunteers to local children in need. Visit the TOYS FOR TOTS—CARSON CITY website for details, or the Marine Toys For Tots Foundation website for information about the national organization. Toys will be picked up by TFT-CC volunteers on December 19th, so please drop off your toys by 4:30 p.m. on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 17th.

Thank you!

Please contact Gillmor Coons for questions about dropping off toys at their location:

(775) 782-3434.


CLICK HERE to download the "Toys For Tots" flyer PDF for drop-off location details.

Monday, December 9 through Friday, December 13

Toys for Tots

Douglas Disposal Food Drive to Benefit the
Carson Valley Food Closet

Carson Valley Food ClosetDonations of non-perishable food items in plastic bags should be placed beside trash cans during the week of DECEMBER 7th-11th. The collected food will be weighed and then delivered to the Carson Valley Community Food Closet to help support our community during the holiday season. Donations may also be delivered to the Douglas Disposal office located at 1653 N Lucerne St, ste A in the Minden Village. For more information, please call (775) 782-5713.

Visit our website:


CLICK HERE to download a copy of the DDI Food Drive Flyer.

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Christmas in Genoa concert – Featuring [TBA]

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Saturday, December 12, 2020

Featuring Joni Morris

Featured performance by [To Be Announced] begins at 6:30 and concludes around 8:30 p.m. in the Historic Genoa Town Hall, 2287 Main Street. (Doors open at 5:30 p.m.)


Tickets for the holiday concert are $TBA for Adults. Children's tickets are $TBA (12 years and under).

CLICK HERE to download a copy of the poster (when available).


Pre-Concert Dinner: 5:30 PM
Friends of Genoa Christmas Concert Dinner

with salad and garlic bread!
Dinner tickets: $TBA for Adults, $TBA for Children (12 years and under). Doors open at 5 p.m. Dinner hosted by Friends of Genoa. (Proceeds will benefit Genoa's free summer concert series: Concert On The Green.)


Tickets are ON SALE NOW online through Eventbrite.

For more details and to purchase tickets off-line, please call the Genoa Town Office (775) 782-8696.

Fun Project for Parents and Children

Download the Snow Flake making instructions below and make your own paper ornaments for your Christmas tree this year.


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