Fun Festivals that
bring History Alive

Living History Re-enactments & Native American Pow Wows

SUMMER LONG

Gates of the Mountains Boat Tours

Memorial Day – September 21

Helena, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

The Medora Musical

Nightly June 2 – September 9

Burning Hills Amphitheatre, Medora ND
www.MedoraND.com

Pitchfork Steak Fondue

Nightly June 2 – September 9

Tjaden Terrace, Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

JULY

Mandan Rodeo Days

July 2 – 4

Mandan, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

Mandan 4th of July Parade & Spectacular

July 4

Mandan, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

Independence Day Celebration
Parade and Fireworks

July 4

Mandan, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Wolf Point Wild Horse Stampede & Parade

July 6 – 8

Wolf Point, MT
www.MissouriRiver.VisitMT.com

Montana Folk Festival

July 7 – 9

Butte, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Summer Fair 2017

July 7 – 9

Billings, MT
www.VisitBillings.com

The Gathering of TR

July 14 – 16

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Marias River Stampede Rodeo

July 14 – 15

Shelby, MT
www.CentralMontana.com

Montana Brews and BBQs

July 15

Billings, MT
www.VisitBillings.com

Montana Brews and BBQs

July 15

Billings, MT
www.VisitBillings.com

CM Russell Stampede
PRCA Rodeo

July 15

Stanford, MT
www.CentralMontana.com

Bannack Days

July 15 – 16

Dillon, MT
www.SouthestMT.com

Dog and Grog Montana
Microbrew Festival

July 15

Virginia City, MT
www.SouthestMT.com

Evel Knievel Days

July 20 – 22

Butte, MT
www.SouthestMT.com

Bozeman Trail Commemorative
Chuck-wagon Cook-Off

July 21 – 23

Virginia City, MT
www.SouthestMT.com

Montana State Fair
Horse Race Meet

July 22 – 30

Great Falls, MT
www.CentralMontana.com

Last Chance Stampede
and Fair

July 26 – 30

Helena, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Red Ants Pants
Music Festival

July 27 – 30

White Sulphur Springs, MT
www.RedAntsPantsMusicFestival.com

Maah Daah Hey Trail RUN

July 28 – 29

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Cookin’ on the Clark Fork
Barbeque Cook-Off & Festival

July 29

Deer Lodge, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

AUGUST

Downtowners Crazy Days

August 1 – 5

Bismarck, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

NE Montana Fair, Concert, Rodeo & Derby

August 2 – 4

Glasgow, MT
www.MissouriRiver.VisitMT.com

Broadwater County Fair
& NRA Rodeo

August 3 – 6

Townsend, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Wadopana Pow Wow

August 4 – 6

Wolf Point, MT
www.MissouriRiver.VisitMT.com

Rocky Boy Pow Wow

August 4 – 6

Rocky Boy Indian Reservation
Box Elder, MT

Magic City Blues Fest

August 4

Billings, MT
www.VisitBillings.com

Maah Daah Hey 100 Bike Race

August 5

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Maah Daah Hey 100 Bike Race

August 5

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Bale Beer Fest

August 6

Virginia City, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Hays Pow Wow

August 11 – 13

Hays, MT
www.DiscoverFortBelknap.com/events

Montana Fair

August 11 – 19

Billings, MT
www.VisitBillings.com

32nd Annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering

August 17 – 20

Lewistown, MT
www.EnjoyLewistown.com

7th Annual Wild West Grill Fest

August 18 – 19

Mandan, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

Virginia City Grand
Victorian Ball

August 19

Virginia City, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Northern Plains Ethnic Festival

August 19

Dickinson, ND
www.VisitDickinson.com

York 38 Special
Mountain Bike Ride

August 26

Helena, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

Railroad Day at ND State
Railroad Museum

August 27

Bismarck, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

SEPTEMBER

Milk River Wagon Train/
PCMS Drag races

September 2 – 4

Malta, MT
www.MissouriRiver.VisitMT.com

Labor Day Rodeo

September 3 – 4

White Sulphur Springs, MT

Wagon Train

September 4

Culbertson, MT
www.MissouriRiver.VisitMT.com

Hot Air Balloon & Kite Fest

September 8 – 10

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Montana Chokecherry Festival

September 9

Lewistown, MT
www.EnjoyLewistown.com

Teton Antique Gas
& Steam Threshing Bee

September 9 – 10

Choteau, MT

Montana Bale Trail

September 10

Hobson, MT

Montana Chokecherry Festival

September 9

Lewistown, MT
www.EnjoyLewistown.com

Bannack Living History Event

September 14 – 17

Dillon, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

44th Annual
Downtowners Street Fair

September 15 – 16

Bismarck, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

Astronomy Festival
at Theodore Roosevelt
National Park

September 15 – 17

Medora, ND
www.MedoraND.com

Applefest

September 23

Bismarck, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

Mandan Oktoberfest

September 30

Mandan, ND
www.NoBoundariesND.com

NRA Rodeo Finals

October 5 – 7

Butte, MT
www.SouthwestMT.com

This program is sponsored and funded in part from the support of Visit Billings, Southwest Montana Tourism, Central Montana Tourism, Montana’s Missouri River Country, Montana Tourism, Discover Bismarck-Mandan, the Medora Convention and Visitors Bureau, Discover Jamestown ND, the North Dakota Tourism Division, South Dakota Missouri River Tourism, the Encounters on the Prairie Chapter of the Lewis and Clark Trail Heritage Foundation, and Visit Yankton.

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