We have a series of interviews coming out between now and election day. We want to thank the Silver Sponsors for making these podcaste and YouTube videos possible!

Labor Day Music Music Festive Promoter

Gary Schmidt moved his entertainment concert company to Washoe County in the early 70’s where he produced “Labor Day Music and Arts Festival” in 1973 at T-Car Speedway featuring the Doobie Brothers that drew over 30,000 in attendance. At that time, it was one of the biggest concerts ever produced in Reno. Since he has gone on to produce many more events.

Candidate for Nevada State Senate 16.

Gary is a candidate for the 16th Nevada State Senate seat and an active community member as well as a member of the Washoe County Central Committee. He ardent supporter of rolling back taxes that were recently imposed on Nevadan’s by the Republican Assembly and Senate.

Reindeer Lodge

He is also a longtime owner of the Reindeer Lodge, 22222 Mt Rose Hwy, Reno, NV 89511.  After extraordinary winter storms, it was closed due to the structural issue caused by snow loads.


Late on Friday, May 25, 2018. The Nevada State Supreme Court has handed a huge defeat to Ben Keickhefer. The NSSC has issued a stay on the Justice Courts order. This removes any doubt that Gary Schmidt is eligible to run for Senate seat 16. Please vote for Gary Schmidt for Senate Seat 16.

*This is a Meet The Voter interview funded by the Silver Sponsors of the RMC. All candidates have been invited to become Silver Sponsors. Meet The Voter and the RMC do not endorse candidates.

RMC Event Registation

1st Time Breakfast, Thursday 31 May

Dan Schwartz Candidate for Governor

Thursday, May 31st, Doors open at 8:00 AM, at the Atlantis, Reno

PS –  Thursday, May 31, after Dan Schwartz finishes, we will give each candidate an opportunity to take one minute to promote their campaign. It is open to all Republican Candidates and those running in Non-Partisan races. The one minute promotional will be recorded and published on RMC TV.

Questions – contact Ray Rocha   nevadarocha@yahoo.com

or Bill Conrad bill@conradteam.com