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TERRITORIAL DAYS 2016 - June 17th & 18th
Show N Shine, Poker Run and Jaywalkers Jamboree
DEMOLITION DERBY 2016 - Sunday August 21st CHRISTMAS STROLL & PARADE OF LIGHTS 2016 - Friday December 2nd

Calendar of Events in Deer Lodge and Powell County

Click on the links to go to the event website for more information.
We advise contacting organizers before travelling to any event. Area code is 406 unless stated otherwise.


Oct 21st Chamber After Hours at the Broken Arrow from 5 pm. Co-hosted by Keystone Drug, Gifts & Floral and Broken Arrow Steakhouse & Casino. Call 406-846-2094
Oct 21st - 23rd Movie "Bridget Jones Baby" (R) at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7:30 pm. Tickets – Adults - $5, Children 11 and under - $3. Call (406) 846-7900
Oct 21st, 22nd, 28th till 31st Haunted House at the Old Prison, Deer Lodge. 7 pm till Midnight. Tickets $10 per person (No one under 12). Call 406-846-3111
Oct 25th "The Beverly Belles" at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Inspired by the music, look and feel of The Andrews Sisters and other 1940s, 50s and 60s Vintage Girls' Group. Tickets $20 per show or season tickets are $69 for all 5 events. Tickets can be bought at the door or call 406-846-7900 to reserve
Oct 27th till 31st Cutler Bros. Creepshow presents "The Purge". The scariest show in Montana this October! 3 nightly shows running 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm. $10 tickets available at the door of Cutler Bros. Theatre, 301 Main Street, Deer Lodge. Visit or call (406) 846-4096 for more info
Oct 28th - 30th Movie "The Magnificent Seven" (PG-13) at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7:30 pm. Tickets – Adults - $5, Children 11 and under - $3. Call (406) 846-7900
Oct 29th Art Club Bazaar, 8:30 am till 1 pm at the Pen Gallery, 925 Main St., Deer Lodge (846-2647)  
Nov 15th Powell County Chamber Banquet and Awards. No Host Cocktails at 5:30 pm at the Broken Arrow Steakhouse. Dinner at 6:30 pm. Guest Speaker: Joe Moriarty. Entertainment by the Cutler Bros. Tickets $25. 50/50 Raffle, Door Prizes and Auction. (406-846-2094)
Nov tbc Deer Lodge Elks Lodge #1737 Veterans Dinner.  
Nov 17th "Backroads of Montana" 25th Anniversary showing at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Call 406-846-7900 for more info
Nov tbc Country Christmas Bazaar at the Avon Club House, Norb's Store Building. 10 am till 4 pm. Lunch available (406-492-7091 or 406-492-6743)  
Nov 24th Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner for the community from 1 to 3 p.m. in St. Mary's Center, Deer Lodge. Dinner is free, although donations are accepted. Volunteers will deliver dinners to folks who are housebound. For a home-delivered meal call Shelli at the Senior Center on Wednesday 25th at 846-3939  
Nov 25th Annual 'Black Friday' Sales Event in Deer Lodge. Many stores will be open from 6 am, with special sales and offers.  
Nov 26th Christmas Bazaar at the Pen, 925 Main St., Deer Lodge. 8 am till 4 pm. $20 per table. (529-1068)  
Dec 1st "The Magic of Keith Raymond" at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Enjoy an evening of comedy and magic. The Magic of Keith Raymond is the perfect family show! Call (406) 846-7900
Dec 2nd Christmas Stroll and Parade of Lights, Deer Lodge (406-846-2094). Event starts at 5:30 pm
Dec 2nd PCMAF Christmas Festival at the Pen starts at 7 pm. Free Hot and cold drinks, live music, dancing, raffle, door prizes, and the draw for the Raffle Car at 9 pm. (406-846-3111)
Dec 2nd FREE Kids Movie "TBD" () at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7:30 pm
Dec tbd Ovando's Old West Christmas Fest. Off Highway 200 at 10 am till 4 pm. With Cowboy Claus at 1 pm, wagon rides, Kids activities, Food, Arts & Crafts vendors, Axe throwing and Shoot-em-ups with the Ovando Outlaws. (Kathy on 793-0018)  
Dec 4th Victorian Holiday Open House, 1 pm - 4 pm at Grant-Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
Dec tbd Deer Lodge Preservation Group's Holiday Home Tour from 3 pm till 7 pm. Start at the Woman's Club at 802 Missouri Ave. Tickets are $8.00, children under 12 are free. 
Dec tbd Annual Ladies Night Out at the Deer Lodge Elks, Lodge 1737. This event is for women only and starts with a social hour from 6 pm to 7 pm. Dinner served at 7:00 pm. Tickets in advance are $15. Contact Joy Grady at 406 490-7811 to purchase tickets.  
Dec 19th Powell County High School Holiday Concert at 7pm at the Rialto, Deer Lodge. Free Concert
Dec 20th and 21st S.D #1 Christmas Programs at the Rialto, Deer Lodge. Free


January tbd Fur handling workshop sponsored by the Montana Trappers Association. From 9 am to ? at Circle H Growers, 604 Mitchell St., in Deer Lodge. There is no charge for the workshop, and students of all ages are welcome. To register, contact Ed Hebbe III at (406) 846-2304.  
January 13th (tbc) Bar J Wranglers in concert at 7pm at the Rialto, Deer Lodge. Call 406-846-7900 for more info.
January tbd 44th Annual Livestock Seminar at Community Center from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm (846-1703 extn. 4)  
February tbd 32nd 'Race to the Sky' Sled Dog Race. Seeley Lake, Ovando
February 22nd Saxsational & PCHS band at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Saxsational & PCHS band share the stage as they explore a repertoire of beautifully orchestrated arrangements that showcase the musical talent of the students in our community. Call 406-846-7900 to reserve
TBD The Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt. 10 am in the Ted Rule Football Field, Deer Lodge  
March 25th Missoula Children's Theater Play "Alladin" at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 2 pm and 7 pm. Rehersals on March 23rd and 24th.
March 30th "Everything Fitz" at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Everything Fitz is a family band featuring the high-energy fiddling and percussive step dancing of four of Canada’s finest young musicians. Tickets $20 per show or season tickets are $69 for all 5 events. Tickets can be bought at the door or call 406-846-7900 to reserve
April tbd Junior Ranger Day, 10 am - 2 pm at Grant Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
April 29th "Six Appeal" at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7 pm. Six Appeal is a world class vocal ensemble infused with impeccable comedic timing, and the energy and vitality of a rock band. Tickets $20 per show or season tickets are $69 for all 5 events. Tickets can be bought at the door or call 406-846-7900 to reserve
May tbd Spring Tea, fundraiser for the Hotel Deer Lodge. Held at the Elks Lodge, viewing at 1 pm, Tea at 2 pm. $80 per table of four. Contact Mary Ann Frayley on 406-846-3872 or Kathy Bair on 623-680-4525  
May 4th Cottonwood Commons Transition Home 4th Annual 'Dancing With Our Stars' at the Rialto at 7pm. (406-846-4122)
May tbd Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run. Opportunity (d. 10 am) to Deer Lodge (1:30 pm at Old Prison Parking Lot). Parade on Main Street starts at 2 pm, from south Main to Town Pump  
May tbd High School Rodeo at the Tri-County Fairgrounds, Deer Lodge. HS and Jr.H events from 8:30 am till 6 pm
May 15th Peace Officer's Memorial Day, noon in the Old Montana Prison Yard, Deer Lodge (406-846 3111)
June 16th and 17th Territorial Days: Show N Shine, Parade, Poker Run, Brew Fest & Jaywalkers Jamboree, Deer Lodge (406-846-2094)
June 18th Annual Fathers Day Golf Tournament at the Deer Park Golf Course, Deer Lodge - (406-846-1625)  
June tbd Annual Weapon's Collector's Society Gun Show, Old Montana Prison, Deer Lodge (406-846-3111)
July tbd 22nd Annual Big Sky Draft Horse Expo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds. 8 Mule Hitch, Crazy 8's, Vendors, 50/50 Drawings, Prize Drawings. Events start at 6 pm on Friday, 8:30 am on Saturday and Sunday (406-490-1305)
July 4th tbc Annual 4th of July Fireworks Display and Pig Roast, Old Prison Yard, Deer Lodge. Gates open at 6:00 pm. FREE (406-846 3111)
July tbd Rock Creek Bull-o-Rama, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds at 7:30 pm (406-560-0020)
July tbd Annual Community Garden Tour. Call Kathy on 623-680-4525
July 22nd 2nd Annual “Cookin’ On The Clark Fork” BBQ Cook-off Festival. 12 noon till 7 pm on Main Street, Deer Lodge. $25 entry fee per team. Cash & Prizes, 3k and 5k runs, youth events, live entertainment and vendor show. Check us out on Facebook
August tbd Montana Shakespeare in the Parks presents 'tbd' in the Old Prison Yard, Deer Lodge at 6 pm. Free
August tbd Tri-County Fair and Rodeo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds (Danielle on 406-498-8639)
August tbd Tri-County Rodeo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds. Friday at 8 pm, Saturday at 7 pm
August tbd Tri-County Fair Parade, Main Street, Deer Lodge. 11 am (Amanda on 406-846-2303)
August tbd Demolition Derby at the Deer Lodge Fairgrounds at 6 pm, gates open at 5 pm.
August tbd Montana Academy of Living History, Deer Lodge. Living History Workshops and Lectures
Sept 3rd - 4th 53rd Labor Day Rodeo, Helmville. 1 pm start each day. (406-793-5711)  
Sept/Oct tbd 9th Annual Rocktoberfest with Live Music. Fundraiser for the Powell County Medical Foundation. 5:30 pm till 9:30 pm at the Pen Convention Center in Deer Lodge. Tickets Call 406-846-7723 for tickets or more info.
Oct tbd 3rd Annual Scarecrow Contest, Main Street, Deer Lodge. Win up to $100. For more information, please call Julie on 560-5006 or Amanda on 560-4613
Oct tbd Pumpkin Sunday at the Grant-Kohrs Ranch. From 1 pm till 4 pm FREE (846-2070)
Oct tbd Harvest Thyme Market from 10 am till 4 pm under the Grandstands at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Deer Lodge. (406-498-4144)  

Please if you have an event you wish to add to this list (Powell County events only please), or to notify us of any errors.