Lecture Series: “Did Ja Know on the Comstock / 1930-1960”

12 B Street, Virginia City, NV, United States

Join us for another exciting lecture brought to you by Piper's Opera House and The Comstock Foundation. DIRECT FROM THE BOLSHOI THEATER, MOSCOW "DID JA KNOW ON THE COMSTOCK / 1930-1960" Prof. E.P. Stinkwater and the V.C. Relic's return to Piper's Opera House with a show that has gone through two of at least four […]

Dirty Cello at Piper’s Opera House

12 B Street, Virginia City, NV, United States

Dirty Cello at the historic Piper's Opera House in Virginia City! This 1885 historic landmark has played host to Mark Twain, John Phillip Sousa and Errol Flynn and Dirty Cello!   Dirty Cello - cello like you've never heard before! Combine the virtuosic wail of Jimi Hendrix, the soul of BB King, and the fire […]

Lecture Series: “Victorian Theaters in the American West” by Carolyn Eichin

12 B Street, Virginia City, NV, United States

Join us for another exciting lecture brought to you by Piper's Opera House and The Comstock Foundation. About this event From San Francisco Eastward - Victorian Theaters in the American West. Carolyn’s talk on September 8th will focus on her research and conclusions about Western Victorian theater during the mid-1800s. The book focuses on the […]

Country Dancing with DJ Jeremy

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Join us for a good old-fashioned night of country dancing with DJ Jeremy at historic Piper's Opera House. Hosted by DJ Jeremy McGuigan, and Piper’s Opera House. All ages, skill levels are welcome with or without a partner. Doors and bar open at 6:00 p.m.  Lesson is at 7:30 p.m. $5 cover charge.

$5

Lecture Series: “Eliza Eppinger: San Francisco is Burning”

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Join us for another exciting lecture brought to you by Piper's Opera House and The Comstock Foundation. About this event “Eliza Eppinger: San Francisco is Burning” At precisely 5:12 am on Wednesday, April 18,1906 the world literally fell away from Eliza Eppinger’s feet. What is now referred to as the “Great Earthquake and Fire of […]

Hunt for Spirits

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Using your historic Virginia City knowledge, solve clues to unlock a riddle and unscramble a secret of Virginia City’s past. About this event Embark on the ultimate outdoor “escape room” at Cemetery Gin’s Hunt for Spirits. As one of America’s spookiest towns, Virginia City is the perfect destination for this tasty scavenger hunt. Costume up […]

Recurring

Opera House Tours

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Self-guided tours today at the opera house from 11 AM – 4 PM. Cost is $5/person, tickets sold at the opera house. Come see, read, and hear the history of Virginia City’s historic Piper’s Opera House!

Lecture Series: The VC Relic and The Professor of Something or Other

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Join The Comstock Foundation and Piper’s Opera House as they continue with their monthly lecture series. Returning to Piper's Opera House is the duo affectionately called, The Ron and Joe Show. The local historians will discuss their recent research on the varied cultural groups that made up the eclectic population of the Comstock from the […]

$10

Veterans Day Comedy Night with Brian Lee

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Join us for a night of laughs with local comedians here at Piper's Opera House! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the show starts at 7 p.m.   BUY TICKETS HERE Tickets are $15 in advance online at Eventbrite.com ($20 at the door) Special $10 ticket for veterans or active military ($15 at the door) […]

Lecture Series: History of the Haunted Comstock Part 2

Piper's Opera House 12 B. Street, Virginia City, United States

Join us as The Comstock Foundation and Piper's Opera House continue with the monthly lecture series. Ranked as one of the most haunted locations in America, it's at the top of every ghost hunter's must-visit list. Jeadene Solberg will discuss the reasons why paranormal investigators believe the Comstock is so haunted and the possible origins […]