Wednesday, Jul. 17th, 2024

5-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Chuckwagon BBQ

Arrive to 320 Guest Ranch and get on a horse-drawn wagon to a BBQ by the Gallatin River. First wagon leaves at 5pm. Enjoy the BBQ with local musicians. Reservations required, open to the public.

320 Guest Ranch 205 Buffalo Horn Creek Rd, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: Adult: $75, Children: $45, Kids 3 and under: Free

Age: All Ages

5-8pm Wed. Jul. 17

Community Open Mic Nights

Community Open Mic Nights follow Lunch on the Lawn from 5-8pm. Food, fun, sun, live music, and all the good and chill vibes.

Emerson Lawn 111 S Grand Ave, Bozeman

Cost: no cost

Age: All ages

7pm Wed. Jul. 17

Ludacris at the Big Sky Country State Fair

As a recording artist, he has sold more than 24 million albums worldwide, thanks to the blockbuster success of such singles as “Stand Up,” “Get Back,” and “Southern Hospitality."

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $45-50

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Wed. Jul. 17

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

Thursday, Jul. 18th, 2024

10:15-11:15am Thu. Jul. 18

Baby Storytime

Sing, rhyme, read, and dance with your little one, and then stay for community, sensory exploration, and playtime.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: babies birth-35 months and their caregivers

11am-11pm Thu. Jul. 18

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

3:30-5pm Thu. Jul. 18

LEGO Club

LEGO building, especially for kids ages 5-11 and their caregivers.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: ages 5-11

5-8pm Thu. Jul. 18

SOCS: Montana Deluxe

Summer Outdoor Concert Series - American roots music, from Surf to Country, Soul, Gulf Coast Swamp Pop, Blues, Jazz, and Rock & Roll.

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

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

7pm Thu. Jul. 18

Hairball at the Big Sky Country State Fair

Don't confuse Hairball with the countless "80's Tribute" bands across the country. Hairball is an experience, an attitude, and expression of music that isn't simply a retro flashback, it's a way of life!

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $45-50

Age: All Ages

7:30pm Thu. Jul. 18

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

Friday, Jul. 19th, 2024

10:15-11:15am Fri. Jul. 19

Toddler & Preschooler Storytime

Sing, rhyme, read, and dance with your kiddo, and then stay for community, hands-on learning, and playtime.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers

11am-11pm Fri. Jul. 19

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

1-2pm Fri. Jul. 19

Sensational Babies

Read, sing, play, and learn with your baby through sensory awareness activities designed specifically for newborns to age 18 months. Registration is required.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Included with membership/admission

Age: Ages 0 -18 months

1:30-2:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

Flower Pounding with Bozeman Art Museum

Explore natural dyes and printmaking by hammering botanicals into cloth.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

3:30-5:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

Swing Dance Competition - All Ages Welcome!

Swing dance competition! Showcase your best moves for a chance to win a beautiful belt buckle!

Gallatin County Fairgrounds 901 N. Black, Bozeman

Cost: $50

Age: 8 and up!

4:30-7:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

Jim Madden and Cindy Owings

Artists Jim Madden and Cindy Owings celebrate the opening of their joint exhibition at Aunt Dofe's Gallery running from July 19 - August 18.

Aunt Dofe's Gallery 102 Main St., Willow Creek

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages

6:30-8:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

Paint & Sip - Dandelion Sunset

Join us for a beginner paint & sip at Bunkhouse Brewery! We'll bring everything you need to paint your own Dandelion Sunset scene. Grab a ticket on our website to save your seat: https://aintabetterwaytopaint.com/buy-your-tickets/p/dandelion-sunset

The Bunkhouse Brewery 7715 Shedhorn Dr., Four Corners

Cost: $47

7:30pm Fri. Jul. 19

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

Saturday, Jul. 20th, 2024

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sunday, Jul. 21st, 2024

11am-6pm Sun. Jul. 21

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

1-5pm Sun. Jul. 21

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

2-4pm Sun. Jul. 21

Family Maker Lab

Frost and top cupcakes to create edible sculptures.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

2:30-6:30pm Sun. Jul. 21

School's Out at Little Bear Schoolhouse

Join us for a fun-filled afternoon with delicious food and drink, lawn games, tours, and a homemade pie tasting contest. Live music will be provided by Alice & Ray.

Little Bear Schoolhouse Museum 76200 Gallatin Road, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: Free; Donations accepted

Age: All Ages

3pm Sun. Jul. 21

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

Monday, Jul. 22nd, 2024
Tuesday, Jul. 23rd, 2024

10:15-11:15am Tue. Jul. 23

Baby Storytime

Sing, rhyme, read, and dance with your little one, and then stay for community, sensory exploration, and playtime.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: babies birth-35 months and their caregivers

5-8pm Tue. Jul. 23

Porch Side Picnic

Join us for our Tuesday Evening Porch-Side Picnic. Reservations required, open to the public.

320 Guest Ranch 205 Buffalo Horn Creek Rd, Gallatin Gateway

Cost: Adults: $25, Children: $18, Kids 3 and under: free

Age: All Ages

6:30pm Tue. Jul. 23

Trivia Night

Grab some friends and get there early to grab a table the first round starts at 6:30!

Hop Lounge 93 Rowland Rd, Bozeman

Cost: no cover

Age: all ages

Wednesday, Jul. 24th, 2024

9:30-10:30am Wed. Jul. 24

Little Learners (Ages 1-3)

The program includes shared readings, singing, movement activities, and sensory exploration. Registration is required.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Included with membership/admission

Age: Ages 1-3

10:15-11:15am Wed. Jul. 24

Toddler & Preschooler Storytime

Sing, rhyme, read, and dance with your kiddo, and then stay for community, hands-on learning, and playtime.

Bozeman Public Library 626 East Main Street, Bozeman

Cost: FREE

Age: kids ages 3-5 and their caregivers

11am-noon Wed. Jul. 24

Preschool Pioneers

Designed for children aged 3-5 and their caregivers, this program offers a variety of activities such as shared reading, singing, movement, and hands-on experiences.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Included with membership/admission

Age: Ages 3-5

11:30am-1:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Lunch on the Lawn

Lunch on the Lawn will be Wednesdays from 11:30-1:30 and we return in the evenings for community Open Mic Night from 5-8pm. Food, fun, sun, live music, and all the good and chill vibes.

Emerson Lawn 111 S Grand Ave, Bozeman

Cost: no cost

Age: All ages

1-2pm Wed. Jul. 24

Sensational Babies

Read, sing, play, and learn with your baby through sensory awareness activities designed specifically for newborns to age 18 months. Registration is required.

Museum of the Rockies 600 West Kagy Boulevard, Bozeman

Cost: Included with membership/admission

Age: Ages 0 -18 months

4:30-7:30pm Wed. Jul. 24

Livingston Farmers Market

Come rain, shine – or wind– this summer’s free Livingston Farmers Market runs each Wednesday from June 5th through September 18th. Join us for local food & more!

Miles Park Bandshell 229 River Drive, Livingston

Cost: FREE

Age: All Ages