Brews & the Big Sky: Montana in the 1890s

Brews & the Big Sky explores the unique history of the Big Sky state paired with unique Montana brews. Enjoy an adults-only night out as the museum becomes a lively venue for drinks and local history. Sample beer from a featured Montana brewery, enjoy light appetizers and wander through MOR’s exhibitions. This month's event will featureMOR’s Curator of History Michael Fox, Meadowlark Brewing and Pizza Campania. The 1890s were important years in Montana. The newly created state of Montana saw the opening of its third transcontinental railroad; rural and urban electrification spread rapidly, and mining technologies kept the mines humming and turning a profit. But the era also a national depression, labor difficulties, and uncertain political times. Explore this fascinating period and how it defined the early days of the treasure state. Enjoy informal gallery talks at 6 & 6:30 p.m. in an exhibit gallery. Explore items from MOR’s collections, ask questions, and learn more about Montana’s past. This popular adults-only evening at MOR is the perfect way to discover great brews and the history of the Big Sky state. Tickets at:

Cost: $15 admission includes beer tasting, gallery talks, exhibits, & light appetizers

Age: 21+

Museum of the Rockies
600 West Kagy Boulevard
Bozeman, MT 59717