Carson City — Just in time for the gift-giving season, official merchandise of the Nevada Sesquicentennial celebration is now available for purchase.  With items ranging from apparel to accessories, shoppers can purchase items through The Flag Store Sign & Banner, located in Sparks, Nev. and the Legislative Gift Shop in Carson City, Nev., as well as many Nevada State Museum and State Park gift shops.

Nevada 150 merchandise includes:  shirts, outerwear, hats and gift items.  Merchandise sold through The Flag Store Sign & Banner can be purchased online at http://www.eventflags.com/Nevada-150-Anniversary-Apparel-and-Gifts/ or at the store, located at 155 Glendale Ave., Sparks, Nev.

In addition to selling Nevada 150 apparel, the Legislative Gift Shop is also selling the Nevada Sesquicentennial Commemorative Medallions.  The first design of the copper medallion and the second minting, first design, of the silver medallion are available for sale through Jan. 31, 2014. Nevada 150 merchandise and medallions can be purchased online at https://www.leg.state.nv.us/app/lcbstore/a/c-127-nv-150-merchandise.aspx or by visiting 401 South Carson St., Carson City, Nev.

For those looking to show their Nevada Pride on the road, the Nevada Sesquicentennial license plate is a great gift suggestion this holiday season.  Nevada residents can reserve a license plate online at www.dmvnv.com or in the DMV office.  The limited-edition plates will be available for purchase through 2016, making the Battle Born plate a commemorative item for Nevadans.

For more information about Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration, please visit www.nevada150.org.

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ABOUT NEVADA 150

Nevada’s Sesquicentennial, the 150th anniversary of Nevada’s admission to the Union, will provide opportunities for celebration and reflection as we come together statewide to commemorate our shared history and build a foundation of cultural appreciation for generations to come.  Nevada’s one of a kind and diverse history will be celebrated throughout the state for an entire year in order to promote pride in the shared heritage of all Nevadans.  Nevada’s Sesquicentennial celebration will commence on Nevada Day 2013 and conclude with an expanded Nevada Day celebration October, 2014. For more information, please visit www.nevada150.org.

 

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