Hot August Nights heading for Minden |

Hot August Nights heading for Minden

Staff Reports
Classic cars line-up on 5th Street in Minden Thursday.
Brad Coman | The Record-Courier

Hundreds of classic cars will be visiting Minden on Thursday as part of the annual Hot August Nights Poker Run.

Much of downtown Minden will be closed 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. as cars arrive for the event’s lunch, sponsored by the Carson Valley Visitor’s Authority and the town.

Minden Meat and Deli will be catering lunch for the poker run.

Esmeralda and Mono avenues, Fourth, Fifth, and Sixth streets around Minden Park will be closed for the event.

Hot August Nights was founded Aug. 1, 1986, and is celebrating its 29th year. Thursday will be the seventh straight year Hot August Nights has come to Minden.