Sparks, NV – The official Android app for the City of Sparks, Nevada, “It’s Happening Here!” The Sparks, Nevada app is your official “It’s Happening Here!” source for information on special events, hotels, restaurants, shopping, places of interest, city event venues, city resources, area map, weather and even augmented reality designed to show places of interest using the phone’s camera. Neighboring Reno, Nevada, the City of Sparks app focuses on the visitor. Find information on special events including John Ascuaga’s Nugget Best in West Nugget Rib Cook-Off, Star Spangled Sparks, Hot August Nights Street Vibrations and one of the largest Farmer’s Markets in the west. Stay updated with Sparks news, city softball and tournament information and submit Citizen Requests to report incidents. Get directions with the area map with pin-points for city venues and locations that showcase the best that Sparks has to offer. The City of Sparks neighbors Reno, Nevada to the east and is bisected by Interstate 80. Served by the Reno-Tahoe International Airport, Lake Tahoe is within an hour’s drive to the southwest and Pyramid Lake a 30 minute drive north. The City slogan is “It’s Happening Here” known for its world-class special events and family orientated entertainment. Top 5 reasons to use the City of Sparks, Nevada app: 1.Use the augmented reality feature and your phone’s camera to explore venues and attractions in Sparks. Maybe check out a restaurant or stop by for a tour of the Sparks Heritage Museum. 2.Make plans to attend a calendar filled with special events and discover why “It’s Happening Here!” 3.Know where to shop and explore The Legend at Sparks Marina and Scheels – the largest sporting goods store in the United States. 4.Get the latest softball standings and tournament schedules held at Golden Eagle Regional Sports Complex – largest field turf complex in the United States. 5.Learn more about the city government and even stop by and shake hands with the Mayor. App Features: •Visiting Information: Restaurants and dining, shopping, places, family friendly venues, events, nightlife/bars, hotels/casinos •Information on upcoming special events •Around Me – Augmented reality using geo-tracking points of interest based on your current location and using the camera feature of your phone •Sparks softball standings and tournament information •Area map •Weather •Sparks news •About Sparks •Citizen Requests to request city services or connect to your city government •Facebook check-in and status posts •Twitter feed •Flickr and YouTube •Contact the City of Sparks Suggestions or comments are welcome. We are constantly working on making the City of Sparks, Nevada app better. Contact Us: firstname.lastname@example.org Facebook: facebook.com/cityofsparks Twitter: @cityofsparks YouTube: YouTube.com/cityofsparks City of Sparks, Nevada app is developed by: City of Sparks, Nevada, InfoTechMobile and RKPR Inc.