2018 Holiday Needs and Events

Holiday Events with the Children’s Cabinet:

Wobble Before You Gobble – Thanksgiving Morning! Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

Start your NEW Thanksgiving family tradition in the heart of Downtown Reno! Reno’s Wobble Before You Gobble 10K & 5K is a family fun run/walk/wobble that kicks off your Thanksgiving morning festivities. This event starts at the Reno City Plaza and follows the Truckee river path through Idlewild Park before heading back to the finish line.Sponsored by the City of Reno benefiting ​The Children’s Cabinet.

LOCATION: Reno City Plaza (N. Virginia St & First St)


10K: 9AM 

5K: 9:10AM 

5K (Strollers & walkers): 9:15AM

High Desert Stem Yule Ball – Saturday, November 17th

Join High Desert Steam for a weekend of costumes, music, dancing, art, entertainment, and all things Steampunk at the beautiful Wilbur D. May Center in Reno, NV. Day time events include a main stage with non-stop entertainment, workshops, panels, vending, fashion, and more. The evening is full of dancing, more entertainment, and libations.

Bring a donation of a new, unwrapped toy for the Children’s Cabinet to receive an entery in our raffle.

Grinchmas at the Grove – Saturday, December 15th

Join us for a Whoville Celebration with Santa and the Grinch! Full breakfast, photos with Santa, children’s activities and more. Wear your Favorite Christmas PJ’s!

Tickets available soon via www.thegrovereno.com



Our Impact This Year

  • 1,277

    Parents helped with classes and training
  • 334

    Families helped with no-cost counseling services
  • 16,577

    Youth assisted through School and Street Outreach
  • 12,000

    Families helped through The Children's Cabinet Programs