Community Events

Each year the Northern Sierra Dutch Oven Group engages in a number of community events throughout the region. Check out the list below of some of our upcoming events.

Washoe Lake State Park Dutch Oven Class
Date and Time:  July 28, 2018; 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Location:  Washoe Lake State Park, Equestrian Group Area
Class size:  Approximately 30
Cost:  Park entry fee

NSDOG members team with Washoe Lake State Park rangers in this family-friendly class where participants prepare a variety of dishes for a group dinner. To RSVP, contact Kim Zuch,  Washoe Lake State Park, at (775) 687-4319 or

Regional Dutch Oven Events
10th Annual Buckaroo Dutch Oven Cook Off
Hosted by and to benefit the Nevada Outdoor School, Winnemucca, Nev.
Date and Time:  August 11, 2018, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Winnemucca, Nev.
Cost: Registration fee varies by category, $30-$50

Please join the Nevada Outdoor School for its 10th Annual Buckaroo Dutch Oven Cook Off where World Champions and beginners come to cook together like old friends!  Four categories to choose from:  Chuck Wagon cooks just a main dish, Bean Master cooks a main dish and dessert and the International Dutch Oven Society (IDOS) sanctioned category cooks a main dish, dessert and bread, Youth (16 and younger) may cook any dish of their choice and registration is free to youth.  There will be over $1,100 in cash prizes as well as the highly coveted People’s Choice award.  For more information or to register for the event, call the NOS office at 775-623-5656 or visit their website at and click on the Buckaroo Dutch Oven Cook Off button.