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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 2nd - 4th Movie 'The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials' (PG-13) 7:30 pm at The Rialto, Deer Lodge (406-846-7900) Movie tickets: Adults - $5, Children 11 & under - $3
Oct 2nd Ghost Tour of the Old Prison, 1106 Main Street. $50 per person from 10:00 pm. Call to reserve (846-3111)
Oct 3rd Deer Lodge Elks Kick Off Fund Raiser Dinner. Social hour 6 pm to 7 pm, dinner served at 7 pm. Steak and Shrimp Dinner. Tickets $25.00 available at Valley Foods and from Elk members. Call 406 846-2569 or 406 846-2684 for tickets.
Oct 8th Live! at the Rialto – part of the concert series. "Band called Honalee" – 7 pm -  A Peter, Paul and Mary tribute band. For more information contact Steve Owens on 406-846-3413
Oct 9th 7th 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. Also raffling off a 2015 Polaris Sportsman 570. Tickets - $35 from Keystone Drug and Joan's Unique Hairdesign or call Chelsea on 406-846-7723
Oct 9th and 10th Ghost Tour of the Old Prison, 1106 Main Street. $50 per person from 10:00 pm. Call to reserve (846-3111)
Oct 11th Annual Harvest Dinner at the Avon Community Center. 12 noon till 4 pm. Adults - $6, Children 6 to 12 - $4, Preschool - FREE  
Oct 16th and 17th Ghost Tour of the Old Prison, 1106 Main Street. $50 per person from 10:00 pm. Call to reserve (846-3111)
Oct 18th Pumpkin Sunday at the Grant-Kohrs Ranch. From 1 pm till 4 pm FREE (846-2070)
Oct tbd Art Club Bazaar, 8 am till 1 pm at the Pen Gallery, 925 Main St., Deer Lodge (846-2647)  
Oct 23rd, 24th, 29th, 30th, 31st Cutler Bros. Creepshow at the Old Prison, Deer Lodge. Doors open at 7 pm. Tickets $10 or Maximum Scare for $15
Oct 27th Adult Talent Show. Fundraiser for the Powell County Senior Center. 7 pm at the Rialto. Entries and Questions call Shelli at 846-3939 or 491-3419  
Nov tbd Country Christmas Bazaar, Norb's Store Building, Avon. 10 am till 4 pm (406-492-7091 or 406-492-6743)  
Nov 11th Deer Lodge Elks Lodge #1737 Veterans Dinner. Details will be announced soon.  
Nov tbd Powell County Chamber Banquet and Awards, Deer Lodge. (406-846-2094)
Nov 20th Deer Lodge Elks Lodge #1737 Turkey Dinner with all the trimmings. Social at 5 pm, dinner served at 6 pm. $10 per person with the following exceptions; 6 to 12 years old $5.00 and 5 years old and under eat for free  
Nov tbc 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 26th at 846-3939, or call 691-2060 or 560-1470 on Thanksgiving Day before 11 a.m.  
Nov tbc Annual 'Black Friday' Sales Event in Deer Lodge. Many stores will be open from 5 am, with special sales and offers.
Nov 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)  
Nov tbd 6th Annual Gifts Galore sale at The Pen from 9 am to 3 pm. Contact Melissa Gallagher for more information on 498-4144
Dec tbd 'Light Up A Life' at the Deer Lodge Medical Center Conference Room at 7 pm (406-533-0020) [link]
Dec 4th Christmas Festival at the Pen starts at 6 pm. Free food, drink, live music, auctions, door prizes. (Santa from 5 pm till 7 pm) (406-846-3111)
Dec 4th FREE Kids Movie at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 7:30 pm
Dec tbd 8th Annual Christmas Bazaar, 8 am till 4 pm at the Pen Convention Center, 925 Main Street, Deer Lodge. Santa Claus from 10 am till 2 pm (406-846-1994)  
Dec 5th Christmas Stroll and Parade of Lights, Deer Lodge from 2 pm till 7 pm (406-846-2094)
Dec 5th FREE Kids Movie at the Rialto, Deer Lodge at 2 pm, and "TBD" () at 7:30 pm
Dec 6th Victorian Holiday Open House, 1 pm - 4 pm at Grant-Kohrs Ranch, Deer Lodge (406-846-2070)
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 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 tbc "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 tbd 31st 'Race to the Sky' Sled Dog Race. Seeley Lake, Ovando
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
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)
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)
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 tbd Tri-County Fair and Rodeo, Deer Lodge Fairgrounds (Danielle on 406-498-8639)
August tbd 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)

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.