Community Calendar
and Schedule of Events

February 27th thru March 3rd 2016

Death Valley National Park Ride

This charitable cycling challenge explores the absolute best of Death Valley, a renowned cyclists' paradise with little car traffic, warm winter weather, and unparalleled desert vistas

March thru July

Wildflower Bloom in Death Valley

Peak Blooming Periods

Mid-March to Mid-April - lower elevations

Early April to Early May - 3,000 to 5,000 feet including upper desert slopes, canyons and higher valleys

Early May to Mid-July - 5,000 to 11,000 feet

March 2016 .... Dates to be determined

Bio Blitz In Death Valley during Spring Bloom

At 3.6 million acres, Death Valley is the largest National Park Service holding in the lower 48 states. While known for its seemingly barren landscapes, Death Valley's wide range of elevations together with many hidden springs are home to hundreds of species of animals and perhaps a thousand kinds of plants.To better understand and appreciate this natural treasure, the National Park Service will host a 24 hour BioBlitz. The BioBlitz brings together scientists,naturalists,students and community members in an intensive survey of plants and animals, creating a snapshot of life at Death Valley.

April 8-10, 2016

Celestial Centennial

To Celebrate the National Park Service's 100th Birthday this year, Death Valley national Park is hosting the Celestial Centennial, a night sky and space festival. The Celestial Centennial Celebration will include talks, field trips, programs, and expositions with experts, rangers and scientists. Formerly held as MarsFest, this year's event will be broader and more expansive. Teaming up with SETI, NASA, The Planetary Institute, astronomical societies, and many more, this event will have it all.

May 2016

Beatty Trails Annual Mountain Bike Celebration

Call Dave Spicer for more information 775-553-2459

July 4, 2016

Beatty 4th of July Celebration

4th of July Parade, downtown Beatty, Nevada

All day celebration at Beatty's Cottonwood Park, with Fireworks Display at Dusk


Badwater UltraMarathon


Bicycling Death Valley

August 25th, 2016

NPS 100th Birthday Bash

....commemorates Founders Day at Furnace Creek Visitors Center. also at midnight Fremont Experience Video, Las Vegas, featuring Las Vegas are parks and their night skies.

October 13th thru 16th, 2016

JDRF Bicycle Event- Ride To Cure Diabetes

October 2016

VFW Strozzi Post

Beatty, Nevada Poker Run

October 28th thru 30th, 2016

Beatty Days Festival 2016

... a 3 day festival with an ICS Sanction Chili Cook Off, Car Show, Dutch Oven Cook Off, Parade, Tombstone 3K Walk/5K Run, Bed Races, Great Food, Poker Walk, Great Music and much more…

October 29, 2016

Planet Ultra Bicycle Event

November 9th thru 14th, 2016

49ers encampment in Death Valley

December 3, 2016

Titus Canyon Run

This scenic wilderness trail run is on a gravel jeep road from Beatty, Nevada through the picturesque Titus Canyon, finishing in Death Valley. The entire run is in Death Valley National Park. The desert is beautiful this time of year with mild temperatures This is the most spectacular trail event of the year and well worth the weekend away. Truly, an experience you won't forget.

December ?, 2016

Christmas Light Parade…. Downtown Beatty

For date & time Call Beatty Chamber of Commerce at 775-553-2424

Call Beatty Chamber of Commerce for more information on any of these events. 775-553-2424