Area Events

Richland County

Events in Sidney unless otherwise listed. MT.

Wed., June 12

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 13

11:30 a.m. - Richland Red Hatters Lunch Meeting - Meadowlark. To RSVP call Paula, 406-489-2843 or Margaret, 406-489-1535.

Fri., June 14

11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. - Matthew House Box Lunch Fundraiser - Free will donation for BBQ pulled pork sandwich, chips, dessert & bottled water. 416 2nd St. NW. Call in order, 406-488-1292 or pick up at curbside.

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].

Sun., June 16, 23, 30

1 p.m. - Bingo - 11 games winner take all except Game 6 50% winner & 50% Sidney Moose Lodge & Moose Charities. Open to the pubic! Sidney Moose Lodge.

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.

Fri., June 28

11 a.m. - Boys & Girls Club Day at Reynolds Market - Lunch Special serving 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Reynolds’ own Bacon Cheddar Bratwurst, chips & drink for $5. Watermelon eating contest starting 2 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the club.

Fri., June 28 & Sat., June 29

Grow Basketball Camp - Basketball skills & drills with Ro Wiggins, Lambert Gym. 3rd-5th $60, 8:30-10 a.m .; 6th-8th $75, 10 a.m.-noon; 9th-12th $90, 1-4 p.m. (Cost covers both days) No pre-registration required. For more info call Jodi 406-570-7826 or follow insta@growtrainingpage or facebook grow training.

Sat., June 29

3-0n-3 Basketball Tournament In Savage - Brackets are ages 8-13; 14-18; 19+. Up to 4 players per team, cost $40. New basketball court, Savage. Register in person at Burns Creek Inn or visit Burns Creek Inn Facebook page.

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.

Mon., July 8-Wed., July 10

6-8:30 p.m. - Ebenezer Congregational Church Vacation Bible School - 5 years-6th grade, to pre-register text 406-973-8820, 118 4th Ave. NW.

Sat., July 13

5 p.m. - Quick Draw & Art Auction at Sunset Fest - Veterans Memorial Park. The MDHC Quick Draw provides a change for viewers to watch art be created right before their eyes. Get a bidder number at MDHC table for the Art Auction at 6 p.m. Money raised will be used to fund MonDak Heritage Center’s art programs.

Roosevelt County

Events in Culbertson unless otherwise listed. MT.

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.

McKenzie County

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 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

6 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

9 a.m. - Homefest Run - 5K run & walk, 8:30 a.m. race check in. Registration fee $30, register at Tourist Park, 1101 4th Ave. NE.

10 a.m. - Homefest COED 4s Mud Volleyball Tournament - Team check-in 10 a.m .; tournament begins 10:30 a.m. Tourist Park, cash prizes. Pre-registration $40; day of $50. To register visit

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.

1-2 p.m. & 3-4 p.m. - Art In The Park Foam Party - Free to enter, donations accepted. Music, dancing, games & get a little wet in a sea full of foam bubbles. Tourist Park.

3 p.m. - Best of Watford City Cornhole Tournament - Watford City Main Street, cash prizes. Fee $20/team. (Cap of 16 teams) Pre-registration only Registration deadline July 10.

Williams County

Events in Williston unless otherwise listed. CT..

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.

Sat., June 15

8:45 a.m. - 3rd Annual Sugar Bust Diabetes 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run - Event for everyone. Race Check In & pick up swag 8:45 a.m .; 5K & 1 Mile Walk begins 10 a.m .; 1 Mile Kids Fun Run 10:45 a.m .; Free Community Fair 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Enjoy inflatables, outdoor games, local vendors, food & fellowship after the race. Spring Lake Park. Pre-day registration June 14, 5-8 p.m., McAuley Room, CHI St. Alexius Health. To register visit

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.

Sat., June 22

10 a.m.-4 p.m. - Art Fest 2024 - Family-friendly event featuring local art, food vendors & more. Free & open to the public. Recreation Park. For more info email [email protected] or call 701-774-3601.

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.

Dawson County

Events in Glendive unless otherwise listed. MT.

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.

Sun., June 16

10 a.m.-2 p.m. - Father-Child BBQ Chopped Competition - Free entry. Must RSVP at Tractor Supply Company in Glendive to participate, 2808 W. Towne St.

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”

Fri., June 28

4-9 p.m. - Food Truck Friday - Putting on a shin dig for the food trucks to get together & bring all a one stop shop. Limited number of spots will be available for over vendors. Pin High, 1316 W. Towne St. 100% of the vendor fees will go to a local non-profit of random draw to be drawn at the event.

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.

Fri., July 12 & Sat., July 13

10 a.m.-5 p.m. - Glendive Dinosaur & Fossil Museum 2024 Creation Weekend - Free virtual reality, free tropical Sno Saturday from 1-3 p.m .; kids activities in the mornings (must pre-register at; special speaker, Sherri Seligson, Fri. & Sat. at 3:30 p.m.

Sat., July 13

3-7 p.m. - 80s Themed Car Show - Come in your best 80s attire & enjoy a car show with an 80s twist. Prizes awarded for best executed theme & car. Tractor Supply Company, 2808 W. Towne St.

Sat., July 20

8 p.m. - Concert - Richey Saddle Club Grounds

4 p.m. - Frontier Gateway Museum 60th Anniversary Celebration With Jessie Veeder - Jessie Veeder book reading & signing at Glendive Public Library 4-5:30 p.m. Music at the Museum 7-8:30 p.m. Food trucks available.

Sun., July 21

2 p.m. - 69th Annual Richey Rodeo - Richey Saddle Club Grounds. Admission $10 adults, $5 students. Concessions on grounds, no carry in coolers. Music Sunday evening at Shorty’s Bar. To enter call or text Nancy Verschoot, 406-480-2430 by July 18.

Sat., July 30

8:30 a.m. - Annual Dip-N-Twist Car Show Richey - Bring your motorcycles, cars, rat rods & pickups. Lot of entertainment options for all ages. Main St., Richey.


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