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TERRITORIAL DAYS 2015 - Saturday June 20th
Show N Shine and Jaywalkers Jamboree
DEMOLITION DERBY 2015 - Sunday August 16th CHRISTMAS STROLL 2015 - Friday December 4th

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.


Nov 26th 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 27th Annual 'Black Friday' Sales Event in Deer Lodge. Many stores will be open from 6 am, with special sales and offers.  
Nov 27th - 29th Movie 'SPECTRE' (PG-13) 7:30 pm at The Rialto, Deer Lodge (406-846-7900) Movie tickets: Adults - $5, Children 11 & under - $3
Dec tbd 'Light Up A Life' at the Deer Lodge Medical Center Conference Room at 7 pm (406-533-0020) [link]
Dec 4th (NOTE: NEW DAY - FRIDAY) Christmas Stroll and Parade of Lights, Deer Lodge from 2 pm till 7 pm (406-846-2094)
Dec 4th 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 1968 Mustang at 9 pm. (406-846-3111)
Dec 4th FREE Kids Movie "Minions" (PG) at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7:30 pm
Dec 5th 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 5th FREE Kids Movie "Minions" (PG) at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 2:00 pm
Dec 6th Victorian Holiday Open House, 1 pm - 4 pm at Grant-Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
Dec 9th 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 10th Montana Shamrockers "Christmas with Lewis & Clark". 7 pm at the Rialto, Deer Lodge
Dec 12th Annual Ladies Night Out at the Deer Lodge Elks, Lodge 1737. This event is for women only and is scheduled to start with cocktails at 5:30 pm. Dinner served at 6:30 pm. Tickets in advance are $15. Contact Joy Grady at 406 490-7811 to purchase tickets.  
Dec 14th Powell County High School Holiday Concert. 7 pm at the Rialto, Deer Lodge
Dec 15th School District #1, Jr. High Christmas Program. 7 pm at the Rialto, Deer Lodge
Dec 17th School District #1, K-6th Christmas Program during the day at the Rialto, Deer Lodge
Dec 18th Deer Lodge Elks Lodge #1737 Christmas Dinner. Social hour 5 pm to 6 pm, dinner served at 6 pm. Cost is $10 per person with the following exceptions; 6 to 12 years of age $5.00, no charge for 5 years of age and under  


January 8th "Bar J Wranglers" concert at the Rialto at 7 pm. Tickets - Adults $20, 12 and under: $10. All profits go to the Rialto  
January tbd 43rd Annual Livestock Seminar at Community Center from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm (846-1703 extn. 4)  
January tbd Fur handling workshop sponsored by the Montana Trappers Association. From 8:30 am to 4 pm 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.  
February 11th Lyn Trefzger, Family Ventriloquism and comedy show at the Rialto at 7 pm.
February tbd 31st 'Race to the Sky' Sled Dog Race. Seeley Lake, Ovando
tbd Ghost Tours of the Old Prison, 1106 Main Street. $50 per person from 9:30 pm. Call to reserve (846-3111)
March tbd Annual Frances Denton Memorial Art Show and Book Sale, Granville Stuart Library, Deer Lodge. 9 am till 8 pm FREE (Call Ellen on 846-2702)  
March tbd 26th Annual Bigfoot Hunt at 6:00pm at Lawdog's Saloon, 108 E Front St, Elliston - 492-8596
March 31st “Tom Rigney and Flambeau”, Zydeco/Cajun Concert at the Rialto at 7 pm.
April tbd The Elks Annual Easter Egg Hunt. 10 am in the Ted Rule Football Field, Deer Lodge  
April tbd Junior Ranger Day, 10 am - 2 pm at Grant Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
April 28th “Barbra and Frank: The Concert that Never Was” at the Rialto at 7 pm.
May 15th Peace Officer's Memorial Day, 12 noon in the Old Montana Prison Yard, Deer Lodge (406-846 3111)
June 18th Territorial Days: Show N Shine, Parade & Jaywalkers Jamboree, Deer Lodge (406-846-2094)
June 19th Annual Fathers Day Golf Tournament at the Deer Park Golf Course, Deer Lodge - (846-1625)  
June tbd Annual Weapon's Collector's Society Gun Show, Old Montana Prison, Deer Lodge (406-846-3111)
June 25th Deer Lodge Vintage Market. 10 am till 4 pm under the Grandstands at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Deer Lodge  
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 tba Bull-A-Rama, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds at 7 pm (406-560-0020)
July tbd Haying with Horses, 1 pm - 4 pm at Grant Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
July tbd Branding Event, 9 am - 1 pm at Grant Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
July tbd Annual Community Garden Tour. Starts in Jaycee Park from 5 to 7 pm
July tbd Big Sky Draft Horse Expo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds (406-490-1305)
August 17th - 21st Tri-County Fair and Rodeo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds (Danielle on 406-498-8639)
August 21st Demolition Derby at the Deer Lodge Fairgrounds at 6 pm (406-846 2094)
September tbd Montana Shakespeare in the Parks presents 'tba' in the Old Prison Yard, Deer Lodge at 6 pm. Free
Sept 4th - 5th Labor Day Rodeo, Helmville (406-793-5711)  
Sept tbd Montana Academy of Living History, Deer Lodge (406-846-3111)
Oct tbd 8th Annual Oktoberfest with a Live Band. Fundraiser for the Powell County Medical Foundation. 5:30 pm till 9:30 pm at the Pen Convention Center in Deer Lodge. Live and silent auction with dinner and beer and wine.
Oct tbd Annual Harvest Dinner at the Avon Community Center. 12 noon till 4 pm. Adults - $6, Children 6 to 12 - $4, Preschool - FREE  
Oct tbd Scarecrow making 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 under the Grandstands at the Tri-County Fairgrounds in Deer Lodge  
Oct tbd Art Club Bazaar, 8 am till 1 pm at the Pen Gallery, 925 Main St., Deer Lodge (846-2647)  
Oct tbd Cutler Bros. Creepshow at the Old Prison, Deer Lodge. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets $10 or Maximum Scare for $15
Nov tbd Powell County Chamber Banquet and Awards. Guest Speaker - TBD. (406-846-2094)
Nov tbc Deer Lodge Elks Lodge #1737 Veterans Dinner.  
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)  

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.