Recreation

Sat. Dec. 18

Candlelight Tours Offered at Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park

Lewis & Clark Caverns State Park will again host holiday candlelight tours of the entire developed cave route.  This special event allows visitors to see and enjoy the caverns by the warm, festive glow of candle lanterns. Participants…

Lewis and Clark Caverns State Park 25 Lewis and Clark Caverns Rd.

Cost: $25 adults, $15 youth

Age: All Ages

Fitness

Sat. Dec. 18

12 Days of Bikemas

The City of Bozeman, GoGallatin and Downtown Bozeman are partnering to offer a holiday season challenge for bicyclists this year. The “12 Days of Bikemas” is an event…

Online

Cost: FREE

Food & Drink

9am-noon Sat. Dec. 18

Bozeman Winter Farmers' Market

The market features veggies, fruits, farm fresh eggs, jams and jellies, honey, milk and cheese, meats, and so much more from our local Montana farmers, ranchers, and artisans!

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Education

10am-noon Sat. Dec. 18

STEAM at the Science Station

Pull up a stool at the Science Station and have a STEAM experience! Guided by an MSC educator on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 10:00am to 12:00pm. Will feature a guest presenter or community scientist!

Montana Science Center 2744 W Main St, Bozeman

Cost: Included with admission

Age: All Ages

Education

10am-2pm Sat. Dec. 18

Winter Wonderland

During winter break, stop in for some extra fun to celebrate the winter season! Different science experiments and crafts at the Science Station each day of winter break.

Montana Science Center 2744 W Main St, Bozeman

Cost: with admission

Visual Art

10am-3pm Sat. Dec. 18

Christmas/Yule Craft Fair

Lots of holiday goodies, from blankets, upcycled hats, jewelry, pet items, and lots more holiday items. If you like to be a vendor email me.

Online at my place 1241 north 12th ave, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Stage

11am-1pm Sat. Dec. 18

Brunch Show

Live music in the restaurant dining room.

Pine Creek Lodge 2496 E. River Road, Livingston

Cost: FREE

Stage

11:30am-1pm Sat. Dec. 18

Movement Workshops with Nervous Theatre

Unlock your imagination through guided movement exercises as we work to free the mind/body of physical and emotional inhibitions. Workshops are taught by the teaching artists of Nervous Theatre. Open to movers of all experiences and abilities!

Montana Ballet Company 2304 N 7th Ave Suite C-3, Bozeman

Cost: $15

Age: Adults

Kids

noon-7pm Sat. Dec. 18

The Santa Experience at Gallatin Valley Mall

Santa Claus is visiting the Gallatin Valley Mall Macy’s Court Black Friday through Christmas Eve!

Gallatin Valley Mall 2825 West Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $35+

Age: All Ages

Stage

1-2pm Sat. Dec. 18

Sleigh What: Holiday Improv for the Whole Family

Join LBC &RAS for improvised holiday family fun! We'll use audience ideas to put a wacky spin on winter fun: a sleigh pulled by mermaids, skydiving Santas, grumpy purple snowmen - you never know what will happen when we bring kid's ideas to life!

Last Best Comedy 321 E Main, Alley Entrance off Rouse, Bozeman

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

Music

1-3:30pm Sat. Dec. 18

S.A.L.A.M.

The Saturday afternoon live acoustic music program (S.A.L.A.M.) will feature local jazz musician Craig Hall and friends.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Visual Art

2-4pm Sat. Dec. 18

Christmas Cookie Decorating Class

Includes 6 cookies, assorted icing colors, sprinkles, and instruction by pastry chef! $20 per decorator. Sign up today-- Ask our baristas or call us at 406-624-6017

Main Street Market 233 E Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $20

Age: All Ages

Visual Art

4-6pm Sat. Dec. 18

Sip n Paint, Pet portrait with Wendy Marquis Art

Come and sip your favorite drink while painting your best furry friend! $60 gets you an 8x10 pre drawn canvas of your pet. All supplies includes Wendy Marquis will be hosting a paint your pet portrait night from 4-6pm SATURDAY Dec 18th at The Market.

The Market at Ferguson Farms 730 Boardwalk Ave, Bozeman

Cost: $60

Age: 12+

Family

6-11pm Sat. Dec. 18

Holiday Light Park

Stroll through an outdoor winter wonderland each night in Dec from dusk to 11pm. The park will be filled with sparkling lights including the Memorial Light Tunnels and decorated with your favorite holiday inflatable characters.

Belgrade Senior Center 92 E Cameron Ave, Belgrade

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Nightlife

6pm Sat. Dec. 18

Howlit's Holiday Bar

It’s the most wonderful time of year and to celebrate, Tune Up, the basement bar located in the Kimpton Armory Hotel has transformed into an over-the-top holiday hot spot all month long.

Tune Up Bar at Kimpton Armory Hotel 24 West Mendenhall Street, Bozeman

Age: 21+

Music

7-11pm Sat. Dec. 18

Reggie Watts

Logjam Presents is pleased to welcome Reggie Watts for a live in performance.

ELM 506 7th Ave, Bozeman

Cost: $35-$45 (Adv.) + applicable fees

Age: All Ages

Music

7:30-9pm Sat. Dec. 18

Mother and Child

Roots in the Sky, Montana's professional choir, returns to Bozeman for "Mother and Child," a meditation on motherhood and the miracle of childbirth towards a universal understanding beyond birth, death, and time. Join us in Bozeman or Big Sky!

Holy Rosary Church 220 West Main Street , Bozeman

Cost: $10 Students, $20 Adults

Age: All Ages

Music

7:30pm Sat. Dec. 18

Dickens' "A Christmas Carol"

The Ellen Theatre invites audiences to return for this much-loved holiday production.

The Ellen Theatre 17 W. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: Youth (17 & Under) $20.50, Adults $20.50 - $37.50

Age: All Ages

Stage

8-9pm Sat. Dec. 18

Whiz Bang!

Whiz Bang! Is a short form improv show full of intoxicating comedy that is sure to kick your Saturday night off with a Bang! With lots of audience participation, it is a great night for anyone looking to laugh!

Last Best Comedy 321 E Main, Alley Entrance off Rouse, Bozeman

Cost: $15

Age: 18+

Music

8-10pm Sat. Dec. 18

Live Music

Every Saturday featuring local and touring music acts.

Kimpton Armory Hotel 24 W Mendenhall St, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Music

9pm Sat. Dec. 18

Brickhouse Band

Live music

Chico Hot Springs 163 Chico Road, Pray

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Nightlife

10-11:30pm Sat. Dec. 18

Ugly Sweater Party

Local DJ, Jack Johnson, will be performing starting at 10pm! Join us for dancing, Miracle Bar drinks, late night food & holiday cheer. Prizes for the ugliest Christmas Sweater!

Happy Box 233 E Main St, Bozeman

Cost: No Cover