(Las Vegas, NV) — Today begins a three-day celebration of Nevada statehood.
State and local government offices will be closed today for Nevada Day, along with public schools, colleges and libraries.
Federal offices will remain open and mail delivery won’t be affected.
A number of events will be held this weekend to celebrate Nevada becoming the nation’s 36th state on October 31st, 1864. For a compleye listing, visit the Nevada Day website.