Area Events

Events in Sidney unless otherwise listed. MT.

Wed., June 5

6:15 p.m. - Karen Huskamp Shares Experiences In Peru - Everyone is welcome to come and hear Karen’s experiences while participating in the delivering of Shoeboxes in Peru for Operation Christmas Child. Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, 211 E. Holly St.

Wed., June 5

10 a.m. - 4 p.m. - The 16x20 Show Onesti Krieger - through June 22.- Clint Whitmer Photography “Eye of the Camera” - through June 29. - Kathleen Frank High Country West Exhibit - MonDak Heritage Center, 120 3rd Ave. SE. Tues.-Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m .; Sat., 1-4 p.m. For more info call 406-433-3500, or visit

Thurs., June 6

6 p.m. - Sidney-Richland County Library Summer Reading Program Kickoff Jeff Quinn Magic Show - Free event. Come enjoy a magical night of entertainment for all ages. Richland County Fairgrounds.

Fri., June 7 & Sat., June 8

Hot Rods & Harleys Summer Kickoff - June 7: Poker Run 5-5:30 p.m., Cattle-ac; $20 hand, run will end at the Waterhole #3, Fairview. June 8: Car & Bike Show + Vendors Show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. (Free to the public, vehicle setup 8 a.m., $20 vehicle, $15 each additional) Concert featuring 50 Watt Sun; Stone Yellow; & Tim Montana. Gates open 6 p.m., music 7 p.m., tickets $25; $30 at the gate. Richland County Fairgrounds.

Fri., June 7, 7 p.m. & Sat., June 8

Savage Volunteer Fire Department Catfish Tournament - June 7: Calcutta, Savage Fire Hall. Food & drinks will be available June 8: Tournament as per schedule times. Free will feed 4:30 p.m. Winners will be announced & awarded plaques. Door prices 5:30 p.m. must be present to win.

Fri., June 7, 14, 21, 28

7:30 p.m. - Volleyball Sports Night - Come bring your family & have a great time, 1215 5th St. SE. For more info call 701-317-2309.

Sat., June 8, 15, 22, 29

7:30 p.m. - Basketball Sports Night - Come bring your family & have a great time, 1215 5th St. SE. For more info call 701-317-2309.

Tues., June 11

12-6 p.m. - Red Cross Blood Drive - St. Matthew’s Parish Center, 310 7th St. SE. To schedule an advance appointment, call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit

Sat., June 15

8 a.m.-2 p.m. - 14th Annual Fairview Alliance Church Blessing Sale - Get a blessing by finding items you can use and give a blessing by donating to the sale or make a donation. Fairview Alliance Church, 322 7th St. To contribute sale items in good condition drop them off at the church by 12 noon, June 14 or call 406-459-1461 for pickup or more info.

1:30 p.m. & 7:30 p.m. - Eastern Montana Out of the Darkness Walk 3rd Annual Murder Mystery Theater “Secret Agent” - Popcorn & mocktails available at 1:30 p.m. Hors d’ oeuvres & adult & NA beverages available at evening show (cash bar). Moose Lodge. Tickets at the door: 1:30 p.m. $15 single, $25 couples; 7:30 p.m. $25 single, $45 couples. Doors open 30 minutes before. Table of 8 $200, reserve by June 7, evening show only. To reserve tickets email [email protected].

Sat., June 22

1-4 p.m. - MonDak Summer Bash & Bake Off - Free family event with entertainment. Sidney Fire WaterBall War, Emergency Services Touch a Truck, bake off, live music, artist reception, adult & youth pie eating contests, & “Finding Montana” with Author Ednor Therriault. Available for purchase, tickets for Walk in Ceramics class, to sample bake off goodies & to enter the dessert raffle. MonDak Heritage Center.

Sun., June 30

8 a.m. - Sidney Lions Club 7th Annual Family Fun Trap Shoot - Registration fee $35, 8-10:30 a.m .; Practice Round: $10 each, 9-10:40 a.m .; shooting 11 a.m. until finished. Free beginner instruction for ages 5 and up, guns, ammo & clays provided. No alcohol, bring your own gun, ammo & lawn chair. 4-H concessions available. Annie Oakley shoot following regular competition. Sidney Trap Club, 12598 HWY 16 North. Funds raised will assist Sidney Lions Club with community projects.

Mon., July 1

6:30 p.m. - Shakespeare In The Park - Free performance of The Winter’s Tale. Pack a picnic & enjoy the performance. Veterans Memorial Park, 501 S. Central Ave.

Thurs., July 4

Dusk - Sidney Chamber of Commerce Presents 4th of July Fireworks - The fireworks will be blasting off from the Sidney Country Club. For more info or to help sponsor or donate to this event call Sidney Chamber of Commerce, 406-433-1916.Roosevelt & Sheridan Counties

Events in Culbertson unless otherwise listed. MT.

Fri., June 7, 6:30 p.m. & Sat., June 8, 7 p.m.

CSC Frontier Days Rodeo - Friday rodeo followed by dance at the Stagecoach; Saturday rodeo followed by dance at the barn. Culbertson Saddle Club.

Fri., June 7 & Sat., June 8

NE MT Treasure Trail - 50 miles of Garage/Estate sales. Plentywood, Antelope, Reserve, Froid, Medicine Lake, Homestead & Culbertson. Check out the Facebook page NE MT TREASURE TRAIL for links to registrations, maps & updates.

Fri., June 14 & Sat., June 15

4 p.m. - Stateline Demolition Derby - 7 & under free, 8-14 $10; 15 & up $15. 2 US Hwy. 2, Bainville, MT.

Events in Watford City unless otherwise listed. CT.

Now through Sat., June 29, 5 p.m.

10 a.m. - Women of the West: Amanda Heimbuch Gallery Show - Long X Art Gallery, 100 2nd Ave. SW.

Wed., June 5

8 p.m. - Watford City Walleye Alumni Game - Alumni vs Alumni during the Doug Johnsrud Tournament. Food, cash bar, live music. RRC Baseball Field. Free will donation supporting Watford City Baseball.

Wed., June 5, 3:30 p.m.- Sun., June 9, 8 p.m.

Doug Johnsrud Baseball Invitational Tournament - Free admission. RRC baseball field. For more info visit

Fri., June 7

1-4 p.m. (Quiet hour: 1-2 p.m.) - Touch A Truck - Free admission. Rough Rider Center.

Tues., June 11

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Connecting Communities Free BBQ Alexander - Free BBQ open to the public, live radio broadcast, giveaways & much more. City Park, Elk St. & Simpson Ave.

Wed., June 12

6 p.m. - Olaf Leiseth Memorial Draft Horse Event (McKenzie County Fair) - Obstacle course, pole bending, swamper race, corn cultivating. McKenzie County Ag Expo, 12880 25th St. NW. For more info contact Peggy Hellandsaas, 701-570-9398 or Chris Kubal, 701-307-0516.

Thurs., June 13

7 p.m. - Knights & Bikes & Chancey Williams (McKenzie County Fair) - Jousting & doing medieval sports. Joining them is 406FMX for a show of flips & tricks. Followed by Chancey Williams performance. $20 for both events. McKenzie County Ag Expo, 12880 25th St. NW.

Thurs., June 13-Sat., June 15

Houston Stuart Professional Rodeo Entertainer - Nightly at McKenzie County Fair. McKenzie County Ag Expo, 12880 25th St. NW.

Fri., June 14

7 p.m. - McKenzie County Fair Demolition Derby - $20 adults, $10 kids 7-12, free 6 & under. Watford City Police Foundation Power Wheels Derby: Intermission of Demo Derby. Free for Power Wheel driver (ages 5-10) & 1 adult. Pre-registration encouraged. To register & for more info visit McKenzie County Ag Expo, 12880 25th St. NW.

Sat., June 15

7 p.m. - McKenzie County Fair NDRA Rodeo - Slack at noon. McKenzie County Ag Expo, 12880 25th St. NW. For more info call 701-444-9090.

Tues., June 18

2-4 p.m. - McKenzie County Food Pantry Handouts - First Lutheran Church, 212 2nd St. NW. For more info visit McKenzie County Food Pantry Facebook page. For questions or concerns call 701-444-3244.

Thurs., July 4

10 a.m.-10 p.m. - Arnegard’s 4th of July Celebration - Parade, run/walk, lunch, vendors, music & more. Fireworks show to follow. Nelson Park.

Fri., July 5 & Sat., July 6

7 p.m. - NTPA Nationals Truck & Tractor Pull - Featuring top drivers & vehicles in the oldest sanctioning body of truck & tractor pulling. McKenzie County Ag Expo. For more info visit

Fri., July 5-Sun., Sept. 8

10 a.m. - Daphne Johnson Clark: Badlands Gallery Show - Long X Arts Foundation Gallery, 100 2nd Ave. SW.

Fri., July 12, 7 p.m. & Sat., July 13, 10 a.m.

Missoula Children’s Theater Presents Pinocchio - Admission: Free will offering. Watford City High School Performing Arts Center, 2313 Wolves Den Parkway.

Sat., July 13

10 a.m.-5 p.m. - Art In The Park - Art vendors at the park & First International Bank Gallery all day. Kid’s art tent & face painting & bounce houses, Tourist Park. Baby pageant & special entertainment.

Events in Williston unless otherwise listed. CT.

Wed., June 5

8 a.m.-6 p.m. - Chamley Pipe & Salvage & ND E-Waste Event - All electronics; TVs accepted for a small fee. Donations will be made to Bras for a Cause for each computer tower, laptop or tablet brought in. The mobile shred truck will be running for secure document shredding. Customer appreciation lunch will be served. Chamley Pipe & Salvage, office, 5226 134th Ave. NW.

4-7 p.m. - Summer Reading Bash - Bubble machine, magic show, Jer Bears, Sho Shack, yard games, face painting & putt-putt golf. City of Williston Community Library.

Thurs., June 6

3-6 p.m. - Meet Your Williston Fire Department Fire Fighters & Chief - Take a tour, meet the crew, ask questions. Fire Station 1, 317 11th St. W.

Fri., June 7

10 a.m.-7 p.m. - Crazy Days 2024 - Sales galore; kids activities until 5 p.m .; adult activities 5-7 p.m .; street shopping, food trucks & pop-up businesses. Downtown Williston.

Sat., June 8

10 a.m.-5 p.m. - Splish Splash Summer’s Back & Chow Down Fest - Free admission, family friendly. Activities inside & out. Raymond Family Community Center, main floor. For more info email: [email protected].

11 a.m. - Jemond Petersen Memorial Run - Live music, BBQ, games, raffles, food & drinks. In support for cancer research program. $20/rider; $10/passenger. Registration 11 a.m. at Pete’s Brewhaha, 12 p.m. at Tobacco Garden. Route: Pete’s Brewhaha, Tobacco Gardens, Outsiders, Alexander Bar, 4 Mile Bar & back to Petes. For more info call 228-281-2239.

Thurs., June 13-Sun., June 16

10 a.m.-5 p.m. - 41st Annual Fort Union Rendezvous - Come for a celebration of 19th Century Fur Trade Fair that includes a variety of arts, crafts & music during the Upper Missouri’s finest fur trade fair. Kids day Thurs., June 13, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Living history reenactors historical demonstrations, shop & explore trader’s row.

Mon., June 17, July 15 & Aug. 19

6:30 p.m. - Draggin’ Main Mondays - A night of cruising Main St. in your favorite classic, hot rod, muscle car, truck or motorcycle start at the old Red Rock Ford lot, 2nd St. E., & ending with a car show & food trucks at the Soda Shack/ACE Hardware parking lot. Bring a chair & grab some grub.

Tues., June 18-Thurs., June 19, Wed., July 24-Sun., July 28; Thurs., Aug. 8-Sun., Aug. 11

6:30-8:30 p.m. - Roller Skating AKA SK8 NITE - All ages & abilities are welcome, helmets encouraged. Limited rentals & skating aids for beginners to use, feel free to bring your own roller skates or roller blades. Raymond Center, Pete Conlin Arena.

Thurs., June 20

5:30-9 p.m. - Art & Wine Walk 2024 - Featuring 12 downtown businesses hosting amazing local artists, incredible food & delicious wine to taste. Downtown Williston.

Fri., June 28, July 26; Aug. 23, Sept. 27, Oct. 25 & Nov. 22

6 p.m. - Spotlight At the James Open Mic - All ages event designed to celebrate & challenge young performers. James Memorial Art Center, 621 1st Ave. W.

Mon., July 1 & Aug. 5

6-8:30 p.m. - Basin Kruzers Presents Main Street Block Party - Food, music, classic cars & more. Free event. Bring your family & a lawn chair. Parking vehicles from 6-6:30 p.m., 4th St. to Broadway.

Tues., July 2; Thurs., July 11, 18, 25; Aug. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29

5-9 p.m. - Summer Nights On Main - Come to downtown Williston to experience incredible live music, amazing food, drinks, kids’ activities & more.

Events in Glendive unless otherwise listed. MT.

Wed., June 5

6-7 p.m. - Trivia In The Park - Covering a wide variety of family friendly topics suitable for all ages. Makoshika State Park - Lower Group Use Shelter, 1301 Snyder St.

Sat., June 8

7 a.m.-11:35 p.m. - 34th Annual Buzzard Day - Family fun, free breakfast, food vendors, games, inflatables, 5K, 10K, half marathon races & more. Makoshika State Park.

Thurs., June 13

6 p.m. - Friends Of The Library Brains & Brews Trivia - Teams of 1-5 players $5 per player. No cell phones allowed. Cross Country Brewing.

Sat., June 15

8 a.m.-4 p.m. - 2024 Makoshika State Park 3-D Archery Shoot - Cost is Adults 18+ $20; Youth 8-17 $10, kids under 5 free. Concessions will be available. Makoshika State Park Archery Range, 1301 Snyder Ave. All proceeds support archery in Makoshika.

9 a.m.-6:20 p.m. - Outdoor Quilt Show - Family friendly event taking place on the grounds of the Enchanted Room & Enchanted Living. The featured quilter will be showcased on the front porch of Enchanted Room, 222 W. Towne St. For more info call or message 406-377-4745.

Fri., June 21

5-10 p.m. - Celebrate Glendive - Hot local music, cold local beer, lots of good food, raffles, games & more. Downtown Glendive, Merrill Ave.

Sat., June 22

10 a.m.-2:30 p.m. - Lemonade Stand Contest - The Glendive Chamber of Commerce invites young entrepreneurs to participate in a Lemonade Stand Contest! Downtown Glendive. This is a great opportunity for local business owners to mentor young entrepreneurs in the community & guide them from start to finish as they learn about owning & operating their own “business”. Prizes will be awarded for: Overall Winner, Judges Choice Lemonade, Best Display and Best Business Plan. For more info, call or email the Glendive Chamber, 406.377.5601 or [email protected].

11 a.m.-3 p.m. - Rods And Rock Car 4th Annual Car Show - The LOOKER band will be playing 7-11 p.m. outside weather permitting. Bring a lawn chair. Pin High SBC 1316 W. Towne St. For more info call 406-365-6708 or email [email protected].

5-7 p.m. - Skylar Ray and Kala Mulcahy’s “Road to Recovery” Tour - FREE sober event. Bring lawn chairs, family, & friends! Our Park “Gazebo Park”

Sat., June 29

6:30 p.m. - Shakespeare In The Park - Hamlet - Free performance of Hamlet. Pack a picnic and enjoy the performance. Makoshika State Park Amphitheater.


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