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Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Join print collector Lee Silliman on a guided tour of Montana Museum of Art and Culture's exhibit Denizens: Wildlife on the Western Frontier. Email silliman@q.com to RSVP. 1 PM. PARTV Center.  Read more

Every Wednesday is Community UNite at KettleHouse Brewing Company's Northside tap room. A portion of every pint sold goes to support local Missoula causes. This week quaff a brew for Animal Wonders Inc.  5 PM–8 PM. Read more

Grammy-award winner Sheryl Crow plays the KettleHouse Amphitheater. Doors at 6:30 PM, show at 8. Hope you already got your tickets, because this one is sold out.  Read more

Win big bucks off your bar tab and/or free pitchers by answering trivia questions at Brains on Broadway Trivia Night at the Broadway Sports Bar and Grill. 7 PM. Trivia answer: Ted Williams Read more

Think you're pretty brainy? Put your smarts to the test against trivia questions culled from Hank Green's SciShow and Crash Course. Truth or Fail every Wednesday at Local's Only. 7:30 PM.  Read more

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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Thursday, July 19, 2018

Show your pride at Queers & Beers, a monthly gathering of Missoula's LGBTQ+ community at Imagine Nation Brewing. DJ Jessi Jaymes spins the gayest hits. 5 PM–8 PM. Free.  Read more

What do you have in a cinnamon whiskey? Sample classic American whiskeys from across the country at a tasting at the Golden Rose. $25 for full tasting/$15 for three. 5 PM–8 PM.  Read more

Unseen Missoula takes you on historical guided walking tours through the Garden City's past. Head to missouladowntown.com to register. 5:30 PM–7:30 PM. $10. Read more

Missoula's favorite evening music and food festival continues with Russ Nasset & the Revelators playing at Downtown ToNight. Enjoy local food and local tunes at Caras Park between 5:30 PM and 8:30 PM. Free.  Read more

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Don't be a rotary dingo, come have a blast at Poetry Bingo. The Montana Book Festival hosts an evening of fun and poetry at Western Cider. 6 PM–9 PM. Free.  Read more

Austin's singer-songwriter extraordinaire Bob Schneider plays the Top Hat with local support from Zepeda. Doors at 8:30 PM, show at 9. $20/$18 advance.   Read more


Kris Moon hosts a night of volcanic party action featuring himself, DJ T-Rex and a rotating cast of local DJs projecting a curated lineup of music videos on the walls every Thursday at the Badlander. 9 PM. Free. Read more

Friday, July 20, 2018

The Illest Festival Ever returns to Clinton, Montana for three days of music and camping. Music from Overtime and the Blue Collar Band, Tory North, Austin Martin and more. Visit illumniup.com for more info and a full schedule of performances. $15/$25 for the full weekend.  Read more

The 9th annual Big Sky BBQ features music,  beer, food and games. Basically everything you need to celebrate the summer. Caras Park. All proceeds benefit Montana Food Bank. 4 PM–9 PM.  Read more

Radius Gallery hosts dual opening receptions for Wild:Blue,  Ivy and Amy Brakeman Livezey's exploration of Montana's open spaces and a group pottery exhibit focused on the saddest color. 5 PM–7 PM.  Read more

Saturday, July 21, 2018

Stock up on farm-direct food every Saturday at the Clark Fork Market. Vendors from across Western Montana converge in the Riverside Parking Lot next to Caras Park. 8 AM–1 PM.  Read more

Explore Montana's rock and roll history with music archivist Dave Martens. Learn about how Lost Sounds Montana preserves, archives and makes accessible the music from Big Sky Country's past. Missoula Public Library. 11 AM–12:30 PM.  Read more


DJ Kris Moon completely disrespects the adverb with the Absolutely Dance Party at the Badlander, which gets rolling at 9 PM, with two-for-one Absolut Vodka specials until midnight. I get the name now. Free. Read more

What's the word? Take a nostalgic trip back to the 1950s with John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John in Grease at Missoula Outdoor Cinema. The movie starts at approximately 9:20 PM at Headstart School. Free, but donations encouraged.  Read more

Sunday, July 22, 2018

The Highlander Beer Taphouse hosts the most Missoula event imaginable. Buzzed Yoga lets you practice your flow while enjoying cold beer. Bring photo identification and $10 every Sunday this summer. 11 AM.  Read more

Thanks for nothing, Belgium. American Outlaws Missoula hosts the first round of the Gamers Cup, a 32 person, single-elimination FIFA '18 tournament on the Xbox One. The Thomas Meagher Bar. 2 PM–5 PM. $5 to compete.  Read more

Portland's synthwave troubadours Fringe Class and Los Angeles's Media Jeweler play the ZACC Below with local support from Charcoal Squids and Wrinkles. 7:30 PM. $6.  Read more

Monday, July 23, 2018