October is packed with things to do in Billings. In fact, you can check out our monthly Billings Events guide here. There’s so much to do this weekend, in fact, you may have a hard time deciding.
Jam at the YAM
This is autumn ArtWalk weekend so the Yellowstone Art Museum’s calendar is jam packed. Start with Jam at the Yam where admission is free and there will be light hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, live music and exhibitions to view. Jam at the YAM runs from 4:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. Get details online at artmuseum.org.
Fall Fest 2017
The Rotary Club of Billings is sponsoring Fall Fest 2017 at MetraPark. The doors open at 5:30 and music from the Bucky Beaver Ground Grippers starts at 7 p.m. The event is being catered by Stacked. Admission is $20 if you aren’t a Rotary Club member. Get more information online at metrapark.com.
Dance Theatre of Harlem
The performing ensemble is but one aspect of the Dance Theatre of Harlem. It also encompasses arts education and community outreach. But, it’s the ensemble that is heady our way and, if you’ve never witnessed these amazing dancers, now is your chance. Buy tickets online at albertabairtheater.org.
October 7, 2017
Food and Fun for a Cause: Blankets & Bears
Food and Fun for a cause is part of the SCRaP Gives program and this month, the benefactor is Blankets & Bears (they distribute blanket bundles to children). Enjoy food, music, auctions, raffles and door prizes. The fun begins at 6 p.m. and wraps up at 11 p.m. at Beyond the Box, Inc. (724 1st Ave. N in Billings). Learn more online at scrapinbillings.com.
Josephine Crossing Fall Bazaar
A fun day for the whole family is on tap in Josephine Crossing, from getting an airbrush tattoo to decorating pumpkins, enjoying the food and more. The Josephine Crossing Fall Bazaar promises to be a fun event for the entire family. Get to the Josephine Crossing Outdoor Amphitheater (on South Front Street) by 10 a.m.
Gala to Celebrate Second Chances for Companion Animals
Food, cocktails, live music and auctions are all on tap for the Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter’s gala. Hours are 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the Northern Hotel Ballroom.
Yellowstone Valley Small Plates, Big Tastes Chef’s Dinner
What a gorgeous setting for this benefit for the Yellowstone Valley Food Hub – DanWalt Gardens. Dinner is 5 courses and there are vegetarian options as well. Wine and beer will be available. Get all the details online at northernplains.org.