Greater Yellowstone

Local Happenings

Annual Events

Art Walks

(June – December)
Art Walks occur on the second Friday of the month June through September, with a special Winter Art Walk in December at art galleries and businesses located along Main Street. The galleries feature artists’ openings and receptions and often provide hors d’oeuvres and complimentary refreshments. Also, keep an eye out for local musicians playing music as you stroll through downtown.


Bogert Farmers' Market

(June – September)
This market has a quickly become a premier annual event that happens helps kick off summer. It takes place at Bogert Park and has hosted farmers markets for over 30 years. The market offers a wide variety of arts, produce, dinner options, children's activities, live music, non-profits, and more.


Coldsmoke Winter Film Tour

(Dates subject to change)
The Winter Film Tour is the traveling extension of Coldsmoke Winter Film. This tour offers more than just live film screenings; winter enthusiasts congregate and celebrate while interacting with filmmakers, organizations dedicated to preserving mountain lifestyles, and companies who give back to the communities who support them.


Gallatin County Fair

(July)
The Gallatin County Fair has something for everyone to enjoy —food, music, carnival, animals, and contests. New to the event is "Wake Up Your Life" Health Day. Anyone can enter the open class exhibits in Arts & Crafts, Gardening, Flowers, Foods, Needlework, Photography, Group Projects, Poultry and Livestock.


Gallatin Valley Farmers Market

(June – September)
Gallatin Valley Farmers' Market is a great opportunity and location to sell or purchase homemade food, handmade crafts, and locally grown produce. The market recently celebrated over 40 years of serving the community.


Music on Main

(June – August)
The Downtown Bozeman Association presents the annual Music on Main Summer Concert Series every Thursday evening in the city's downtownn. Live music, loads of food vendors, and even nonprofits gather together for this community-wide event.


Sweet Pea Festival

(August)
The first weekend of August Bozeman comes alive to celebrate the arts with its annual Sweet Pea Festival. Every year hundreds of volunteers work together to put on a festival jam-packed with entertainment, art, and family fun. Sweet Pea Festival highlights include: music of all genres, performances by local theatre and dance troupes, workshops, family-friendly entertainment and activities, a flower show, and over 100 unique arts and crafts vendors to stroll through. In addition, there are many fun-filled community events the week leading up to the festival.


Wild West Winterfest

(February)
Put on your coats and boots and join fellow winter lovers at the annual Wild West Winterfest. The event features a horse sale, chili cook-off, dog keg pull, doxie derby, a hockey tournament, ski joring, and so much more. In between events enjoy some delicious food, listen to some music, and wander through the commercial exhibitor building!


More daily or weekly events can be found here.