All through the month of December you can celebrate the holidays in Virginia City. The annual Christmas on the Comstock starts December 1 and continues until Christmas day with events sprinkled throughout. Piper’s Opera House: The historic opera house will host the performance of Peanut Cracker by Sierra Nevada Ballet. Photo by Ryan Jerz.Some of the highlights include a performance of “Peanut Cracker” at Piper’s Opera House by the Sierra Nevada Ballet company, and “The Toys Take Over Christmas” performed inside the historic Gold Hill Hotel. Virginia City is already known for being a great place to step back in time, and with Christmas on the Comstock, they do it right. The lights will be strung all over town, and you’ll feel the warmth of the season as you enjoy the special events planned. You can also visit the events calendar to pick what you’d like to see.