Visitors are enthralled with the variety of activities available. Time and time again, they comment that their vacation experiences far exceeded their expectations and repeat visits are planned right around the corner.
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For more information regarding any of Carson City’s events and attractions, or for room/entertainment package information, call 775.687.7410.
The year John C. Fremont leads his expedition to the Western territories and named a river at the base of the Sierra Nevada’s in honor of his friend, Christopher “Kit” Carson. Twenty-one years later, Carson City got its name.
Carson City Quick Facts – select the + button to see answer
172 sq miles
35 to 60 minutes
Government: 34 percent of all employment
Trade and services: 39 percent
Light manufacturing: 17 percent
Taxes: There are no local or state corporate or personal income taxes. Other taxes, including franchise, unitary, inventory, inheritance and estate tax are not levied in this, the 38th state to join the union.
Carson City Culture & Tourism Authority 775.687.7410
Carson City Chamber of Commerce 775.882.1565
Nevada Commission on Tourism 775.687.4322