Education

6am-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Wetland BioBlitz 2024

Join Sacajawea Audubon Society at the Indreland Audubon Wetland Preserve for our third annual BioBlitz, a citizen science project where you can join teams led by experts in birds, plants, and more to find as many species as possible in one weekend!

Indreland Audubon Wetland Preserve

Cost: FREE

Age: 8+ (ages 8-15 must bring a parent/guardian)

Visual Art

8am-9:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Bozeman Beach Bash

Beach volleyball tournament in the morning followed by an epic beach party with live music, performers, and incredible raffle prizes. Invite your friends to enjoy a great day on the beach - there's something for everyone! All proceeds go to HRDC's Blueprint program, which supports local youth who experience homelessness.

Glen Lake Rotary Park Off Manley Rd, Bozeman

Cost: FREE to attend

Education

9am-noon Sat. Jul. 20

17th Annual Tin Cup Challenge

Join us in celebrating Teton Valley’s hard-working nonprofits and our community’s generous annual giving with a competitive 10K/5K or Fun Run/Walk! Tour nonprofit booths with free information, activities, and snacks.

Driggs City Park 150 Ashley St., Driggs

Cost: FREE, $10, $20

Age: All Ages

Music

9am-noon Sat. Jul. 20

Farmers' Market at the Mansion

By popular demand, Friends of the Story Mansion, Gallatin Valley Farmers’ Market, & Bozeman Parks and Recreation have teamed up to host 3 Markets at the Mansion this season.

Story Mansion 811 S Willson Ave, Bozeman

Education

9am-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Bannack Days

Ghost town event includes re-enactments, music, family activities.

Bannack State Park, Bannack

Visual Art

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 20

Stop, Drop, & Collage!

Join us in the galleries with one of MOR's teaching artists to create a magnificent collage inspired by our upcoming Mythic Creatures exhibit, suitable for both adults and children.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Included with membership/admission.

Age: All Ages

Visual Art

10am-noon Sat. Jul. 20

Botanical Cyanotypes

Discover trailblazing photographer and botanist Anna Atkins (1799-1871) and then create Prussian blue images using UV light and iron salts.

Tinworks Art 719 N. Ida Ave, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Shopping

10am-4pm Sat. Jul. 20

Sacks Thrift Summer Bag Sales

Sacks Summer Bag Sales is back on June 15th, July 20th, and Aug. 17th! Make sure to put on some sunscreen, throw on some comfy clothes, and dig for some major steals! Fill a bag for only $10!

Sacks Thrift 138 W Mendenhall St., Bozeman

Cost: Fill a bag for $10!

Age: All Ages

Shopping

10am-6pm Sat. Jul. 20

Summer Crazy Days 2024

Over 100 downtown merchants take to the sidewalks with unbelievable sales on spring and summer merchandise.

Downtown Bozeman, Bozeman

Words

10:15-11am Sat. Jul. 20

Family Storytime

Singing simple rhymes and songs for babies, moving and grooving for tots, reading a longer book or two for preschoolers – this program has it all!

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: birth-5 and their caregivers

Words

10:15am-noon Sat. Jul. 20

Classic Literature Book Club

The Classic Literature Book Club focuses on literature that has withstood the test of time and continues to be relevant.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Education

10:30am-3pm Sat. Jul. 20

Summer Wonders-Field Day With Cedar Mathers-Winn

Enjoy a day in nature learning about wildflowers, pollinators, and birdsong while spending time in the sunshine at Jack Creek Preserve. Naturalist instruction from Cedar Mathers-Winn will have your mind buzzing just like the bees!

Jack Creek Preserve 1206 Jack Creek Rd, Ennis

Cost: $30/person

Age: 12+

Education

11am-6pm Sat. Jul. 20

Bloom Montana Bozeman Grand Opening

Bloom Montana is having a grand opening party for their new Bozeman dispensary. There will be several vendors there doing giveaways and handing out merch and there will be free food and drinks.

Bloom Montana Weed Dispensary 25 N Willson Ave, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: 21+

Music

11am-7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Big Sky Artisan Festival 2024 Event

The festival features a wide variety of artistic mediums, such as painting, photography, pottery, jewelry, and other fine handmade products. Live music, food and drink vendors will also be on site.

Len Hill Park 33 Lone Peak Dr, Big Sky

Cost: FREE

Age: all ages

Music

11am-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Big Sky Country State Fair

Need a dose of fun? Indulge in your favorite fair foods, experience the thrill of the carnival, and take in live entertainment! Enjoy family fun starting Wednesday, July, 17th; gates open at 11 am and close at 11 pm daily (6 pm on Sunday, July 21st).

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $10 Fair Admission$25 Carnival Wristband

Age: All Ages

Nightlife

noon-6pm Sat. Jul. 20

Poker Tournament

Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament. Prize Pool Guaranteed to be at least $1500. Registration Open at 11:30 - late register by ~1:45. Food & Drinks served by our Friendly Staff.

The Cat's Paw 721 N. 7th, Bozeman

Cost: $80

Age: 18+

History

1-2pm Sat. Jul. 20

Illuminating the Shadowed World of Bozeman’s Red-Light District

Come and browse through our exhibit which examines the hidden layers of the city’s “restricted district” that thrived from 1870s until 1918, and hear the stories of the madams that led the historic brothel we are located in.

The Extreme History Project 234 E Mendenhall St, Bozeman

Cost: $ 8-10

Education

1-5pm Sat. Jul. 20

Little Bear Schoolhouse Museum

Open house and tour of historic one-room schoolhouse in rural Gallatin County, Montana. Information about the contextual history of Gallatin Gateway included in the tour.

Little Bear Schoolhouse Museum 76200 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: FREE, although donations will be gratefully accepted

Age: All Ages

Education

2-3pm Sat. Jul. 20

Teen RPG Rendezvous

Explore role playing games like Dungeons & Dragons, Monster of the Week, Honey Heist, and more! Join a single two-hour adventure or begin your own campaign.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: Teens

Kids

4-7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Summer Fest

Join us for Summer Fest: A magical Montana garden party! This family-friendly picnic includes mini horses, you-pick bouquets, flower-crown making, archery, and a raffle. Connect with your community and support Haven while celebrating the season!

Four Daughters Farm 5180 Stucky Road, Bozeman

Cost: $35

Age: All Ages

Music

5-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Plowed Under

Live music.

Sacajawea Bar 5 N Main St, Three Forks

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

5-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Melville Saturday Nights

This is the place to be this summer for some good old fashioned community get togethers.

Cafe 191 1996 US Hwy 191 S, Melville

Cost: $10-25

Age: all ages

Music

6-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music

Live local music each Sunday, check https://valhallabozeman.com/ for details.

Valhalla Meadery 875 Bridger Drive Unit B, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Music

6-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Bunkhouse Patio Pickin' Summer Music Series

Bunkhouse Brewery presents the Patio Pickin' Summer Music series! We'll be rockin' with a wide variety of some of the best talent in the valley every Saturday. Come on out and grab a beer, wine, cider, or an NA beverage and vibe on the patio.

Bunkhouse Brewery 7715 Shedhorn Drive, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

Food & Drink

6-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Fight Night

Hosted by the Calafiore Brothers from CBS' "Big Brother" and MTV's "The Challenge." Guest speakers, entertainment, food, cocktails and of course, the beautiful Ten Models and ring girls.

Kimpton Armory Hotel 24 W Mendenhall St, Bozeman

Cost: $45+

Words

6:30-8pm Sat. Jul. 20

Wednesday Evening Book Club Meeting

There There by Tommy Orange. Gertude Stein famously said, "There is no there there about Oakland." Bah! The at-first disconnected characters who Tommy Orange brings to life in his National Book Award winning debut novel meet at the Big Oakland Powwow.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: Adults

Stage

7-8:15pm Sat. Jul. 20

Group (a play)

Group features six artists, most of whom are strangers, who over two impromptu sessions at a local community center, take big chances and share the most revealing parts of their lives.

Verge Theater 111 S Grand Ave, Suite 107, Bozeman

Cost: Pay what you can (from free to $35)

Age: 16+

Stage

7-8:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Unscripted Saturdays

Anything can happen when you don’t have a script. Every week a rotation of teams and performers from the Last Best Comedy community will create original, one-of-a-kind shows just for you! All you have to do is show up and laugh.

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

Cost: $15

Age: 18+

Music

7-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Ramblin' Jack Elliott & Roy Rogers w/ Special Guests

Don’t miss your chance to experience very rare performances by two American icons and a Delta blues master Ramblin’ Jack Elliott and Grammy-winning slide guitarist Roy Rogers at the Henry Blake Pavilion at the Shane Lalani Center.

The Blake Pavilion at the Shane Lalani Center for the Arts 415 East Lewis Street, Livingston

Cost: VIP Table of 6: $300 | Section 1: $250 | Section 3: $150 | Section 4 – General Admission Standing: $100

Age: All Ages

Music

7-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Corb Lund w/David Huckfelt

Corb Lund is a Canadian country and western singer-songwriter from Taber, Alberta, Canada.

Pine Creek Lodge 2496 E. River Road, Livingston

Cost: $35 ADV/$40 DOS

Music

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Paul Cauthen

Paul Cauthen is a singer, songwriter, entertainer and proud son of Tyler, Texas.

Bridger Brewing Pub + Grill 10751 Hwy 287, Three Forks

Cost: $30, $100 VIP

Music

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Wet Hot Summer Burlesque Show

Black Book Entertainment Collective brings a night of burlesque, music, dancing, comedy, aerial arts and more. Do not miss your opportunity to experience these incredible movers and shakers for yourself!

Covellite Theatre 215 W Broadway St, Butte

Cost: $25 ADV | $35 DOS

Age: 18+

Food & Drink

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Dinner at the Barn

Chicken dinner with lots of great fixins. Drink of your choice at 7:00. Glass of wine with dinner. Full bar open for additional purchases. Hot food is served, then dessert can be taken to go, or maybe taken down by the creek!

1889 Barn 12670 Portnell Road, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: $65

Age: 21+

Sport

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Big Sky PBR SOLD OUT

The Big Sky PBR has been voted Event of the Year by PBR bull riders for 10 consecutive years (2013-2021) at the PBR World Finals, sharing Montana with the world one bull ride at a time.

Big Sky Events Arena, Big Sky

Sport

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

Three Forks Rodeo

Rodeo action starts with a family-friendly Friday night, followed by a street dance down Main Street. Saturday parade at 11am, and rodeo followed by street dance.

Three Forks Rodeo Arena Highway 2 South, Three Forks

Cost: $20 adults

Age: 13+

Music

7pm Sat. Jul. 20

MT State Park Summer Speaker Series: Austin Haney

Haney will present a broad look at a span of time and place in Montana history to spark an interest and curiosity in each visitor to learn more.

Missouri Headwaters State Park Trident Road, Three Forks

Cost: FREE

Music

7:30-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Cheyenne Dance Band

Enjoy live music, dancing and food in Paradise Valley.

Music Ranch Montana 4664 Old Yellowstone Trail No, Livingston

Cost: $12

Age: All Ages

Music

7:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Mary Poppins - The Musical

Mary Poppins the Musical is about family and the infinite possibilities that lie within us all. Rediscover the undeniable magic of childhood and witness firsthand that anything can happen… if you let it.

The Ellen Theatre 17 W. Main St., Bozeman

Cost: $51.75 - $65

Music

8-10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Live Music

Featuring local and touring music acts.

Tune Up Bar 24 W Mendenhall St, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Music

8-11pm Sat. Jul. 20

Country Dance with Live Band Neon Rainbow

Live Country Music and Dancing with Neon Rainbow. Your fair entry pass gets you into the dance! Join us on the dance floor!

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $10

Age: All Ages

Music

8pm-12:30am Sat. Jul. 20

Western Roots Country Dancing

Learn to line dance with Western Roots Dancing at 8pm then dance and party the night away!

Bourbon 515 W Aspen St, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Music

9pm Sat. Jul. 20

SMOKE

Rock & Groove

Chico Hot Springs 163 Chico Road, Pray

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Stage

9-10:30pm Sat. Jul. 20

Ultimate Comedy Challenge

Part beauty pageant, part SNL audition, part Last Comic Standing, the Ultimate Comedy Challenge is a weekly battleground for Montana comedians. You the audience get to determine who is the ultimate comedy winner!

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

Cost: $15

Age: 18+

Music

9pm Sat. Jul. 20

Marcedes Carroll Trio

Americana Songwriter

The Murray Bar 201 W Park St, Livingston

Cost: no cover

Age: 21+

Nightlife

10pm Sat. Jul. 20

Saturday Night Fever

Cosmic/disco bowling! Late Night Happy Hour drinks, throwback music videos, disco music!

Ponderosa Social Club 515 W. Aspen, Bozeman

Cost: $5

Age: 21+