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Friday, 7/13

ARTS

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Summerfair

Summerfair, the region’s largest arts and crafts festival hosted by the Yellowstone Art Museum, takes place July 13 - 15. 

Summerfair Eve: 4-9 p.m. Veterans Park. Live music by Mojo, 5-9 p.m. Kicks off YAM's Summerfair. $5 single admission, $25 weekend pass for two adults and three children ages 6 and older; free admission for ages 5 and younger. 256-6804, artmuseum.org.

COMMUNITY

Family Campfire: 6:30-8 p.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Program, fire and marshmallow roast. Free for members, $5 nonmembers. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

Hoof It With a Historian walking tour: 6 p.m. Starts at Western Heritage Center, 2822 Montana Ave. "Born A Railroad Town." $10 adults, $5 students, free for ages 12 and younger. 256-6809, Ywhc.org.

Mid-Summer Sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Shrine Auditorium, 1125 Broadwater Ave. Crafts, collectibles, antiques, small-business booths. Free admission.

Nature Nuts: 10 a.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Ages 1-4, with adult accompaniment. $6 per child, $40 for eight weeks, free for members. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

Relay For Life: West High track. Opening ceremonies 6:30 p.m. Survivor lap, food vendors, kids area with games and inflatables, entertainment. Luminaria ceremony 9 p.m. Fireworks 11:15 p.m.

Writing workshop “Energetics of Emotions”: 6-8 p.m. With Ashley Warren, co-founder of Billings Area Literary Arts, and Rebecca Flores, self-empowerment mentor, present information, lead conversation, exploration, writing exercises. Writing experience is not required. $25. To register, call 406-927-8041. For more information, call 207-272-9003 or email johnsoak@gmail.com.

STAGE

Play "Saint Joan": 7 p.m. Backyard Theatre, 3724 Gymnast Way. Bring chair, snacks. Admission by donation.

ELSEWHERE

ARTS

Big Timber: Opening reception, annual silent auction. 5-7 p.m. Two Rivers Gallery. Bidding continues through July 20. 406-932-4000.

Red Lodge: Artist reception. 4 p.m. Beartooth Gallery Fine Art. "Best of the West Art Show" series featured artists Linda St. Clair and Micqaela Jones. 442-1292, beartoothgalleryfineart.com.

COMMUNITY

Red Lodge: Farmers market. 3:30-6 p.m. Lions Park.

MUSIC

Fishtail: Pedja Muzijevic, pianist, with St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble. 11 a.m. The Olivier Music Barn, Tippet Rise Art Center. Pre-concert talk at Tiara Acoustic Shell 5 p.m. $10, free for ages 21 and younger. Tippetrise.org.

Fishtail: Pedja Muzijevic, pianist. 6:30 p.m. The Olivier Music Barn, Tippet Rise Art Center. Pre-concert talk at Tiara Acoustic Shell 5 p.m. $10, free for ages 21 and younger. Tippetrise.org.

Huntley: Homesteader Days kickoff concert. Gates open 5 p.m. Music by Confederate Railroad 6:30 p.m. Tracy Lawrence 8 p.m. The Bucky Beaver Groundgrippers 10 p.m.-1 a.m. Food, drinks available. Bring chair, blanket. $35 advance, $40 day of show. Tickets at Shiptons Big R, R&R Trading, Project Merc, events.ticketprinting.com.

Livingston: Walcrik. 6 p.m. Uncorked. 406-222-5418, thegourmetcellar.com.

Norris: Henry & Isla. 7 p.m. Norris Hot Springs. 406-685-3303, norrishotsprings.com.

Red Lodge: Jarrett Kostrba: 6:30 p.m. The Pollard Pub. 446-0001.

Red Lodge: Montana Son. 9 p.m. Bull 'n Bear Saloon.

Red Lodge: Stoneridge Band. 9 p.m. Snowcreek Saloon.

STAGE

Livingston: Musical "Cabaret." 8 p.m. The Shane Lalani Center for the Arts. $18 adults, $14 seniors/students, $10 ages 17 and younger. 406-222-1420, theshanecenter.org.

Saturday, 7/14

ARTS

Summerfair: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Veterans Park. Region's largest arts-and-crafts festival, hosted by Yellowstone Art Museum. $5 single admission, $25 weekend pass for two adults and three children ages 6 and older; free admission for ages 5 and younger. 256-6804, artmuseum.org.

COMMUNITY

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ENTER PETERRABBIT-MOVIE-REVIEW MCT

Peter Rabbit (James Corden) with Mr. McGregor (Domhnall Gleeson) in Columbia Pictures' "Peter Rabbit" hitting theaters Feb. 9.

Billings Kiwanis Movies Under the Stars, "Peter Rabbit": Will James Middle School, 1200 30th St. W. Gates open 7 p.m. Movie starts at dusk. Free. Proceeds from concession sales benefit Billings Family YMCA. Billingskiwanis.org/movies.

Bird Stroll: 8-9:30 a.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Walk by river. Binoculars, guidebooks available. No registration required. $10 adults, $5 children and students, free for members. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

Mid-Summer Sale: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Shrine Auditorium, 1125 Broadwater Ave. Crafts, collectibles, antiques, small-business booths. Free admission.

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Montana Brews & BBQs

A selection of beer from Montana breweries coming to Montana Brews & BBQs at MetraPark.

Montana Brews & BBQs: 1-10 p.m. Chiesa Park at MetraPark. With music by ZeN. Free admission.

Open house: 9 a.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Explore grounds with free borrowed knapsack with field guide and binoculars, rent canoe ($10 per hour, free for members), talk with naturalist. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

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Montana Audubon Center

Kids enjoy a canoe ride on Audubon Center ponds. The center hosts a canoeing program on Sunday from 3-4:30 p.m.

STAGE

Musical “Schoolhouse Rock Live!”: 7:30 p.m. NOVA Center for the Performing Arts, 2317 Montana Ave. $16 adults; $10 students, seniors, military. 591-9535, novabillings.org.

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Backyard Theater Company's staging of "Saint Joan"

Jesc Gallegos as Bluebeard, Hailey Heitz as King Charles, and Makay Loran as Joan of Arc in Backyard Theatre Company's production of "Saint Joan."

Play "Saint Joan": 7 p.m. Backyard Theatre, 3724 Gymnast Way. Bring chair, snacks. Admission by donation.

ELSEWHERE

ARTS

Nye: Photography by Kelly Wolfe, watercolors by Beth Hutala. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Windy Flats Gallery. 406-780-9003.

Red Lodge: Art in the Beartooths. 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Lions Park. Free. Dinner and auction ($60, tickets 446-1370) 4-9 p.m. carboncountydepotgallery.org.

Red Lodge: Artist reception. 4 p.m. Beartooth Gallery Fine Art. "Best of the West Art Show" series featured artists Linda St. Clair and Micqaela Jones. 442-1292, beartoothgalleryfineart.com.

COMMUNITY

Huntley: Homesteader Days. Homesteader Park. Homesteader Run ($20) 8:15 a.m. Gates open 8:30 a.m. Craft sale 10 a.m. Parade 11 a.m. Carnival noon-6:30 p.m. Fun on the Farm games 2-4 p.m. Live music by Jessica Lechner 4-5:30 p.m. Calcutta, greased pig race 5:30-7:30 p.m. Live auction at pig pen 7:30-8 p.m. Live auction at beer garden 9 p.m. Teen dance 9 p.m.-midnight. Fireworks at dust. Tickets for parade and carnival $2 at gate. Hplionsclub.org.

MUSIC

Livingston: Rory Feek, "An Evening of Music and Songs." Montana Music Ranch. Grill opens 6:30 p.m. Music 7:30 p.m. 406-222-2255, musicranchmontana.net.

Norris: Steve Squared. 7 p.m. Norris Hot Springs. 406-685-3303, norrishotsprings.com.

Red Lodge: Alive at 5. 5 p.m. Snag Bar.

Red Lodge: Jonah Morsette: 6:30 p.m. The Pollard Pub. 446-0001.

Red Lodge: Wildflowers. 9 p.m. Snowcreek Saloon.

STAGE

Livingston: Musical "Cabaret." 8 p.m. The Shane Lalani Center for the Arts. $18 adults, $14 seniors/students, $10 ages 17 and younger. 406-222-1420, theshanecenter.org.

Livingston: Nathan Kalish & The Lastcallers. 9 p.m. The Murray Bar.

Sunday, 7/15

ARTS

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Summerfair

Violet Sanderson, 2, looks to her dad as she gets her face painted during a previous Summerfair at Veteran's Park. Kids' activities are some of the offerings at Yellowstone Art Museum's annual arts and crafts fundraiser. 

Summerfair: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Veterans Park. Region's largest arts-and-crafts festival, hosted by Yellowstone Art Museum. $5 single admission, $25 weekend pass for two adults and three children ages 6 and older, free admission for ages 5 and younger. 256-6804, artmuseum.org.

COMMUNITY

Mid-Summer Sale: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Shrine Auditorium, 1125 Broadwater Ave. Crafts, collectibles, antiques, small-business booths. Free admission.

Weekend Wonders program “Canoeing”: 3-4:30 p.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. $5 per person, free for members. Registration recommended. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

MUSIC

Fishtail: Pedja Muzijevic, pianist; St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble; Krista Bennion Feeney, violinist; Myron Lutzke, cellist. 6:30 p.m. The Olivier Music Barn, Tippet Rise Art Center. Pre-concert talk at Tiara Acoustic Shell 5 p.m. $10, free for ages 21 and younger. Tippetrise.org.

STAGE

Musical “Schoolhouse Rock Live!”: 2 p.m. NOVA Center for the Performing Arts, 2317 Montana Ave. $16 adults; $10 students, seniors, military. 591-9535, novabillings.org.

Play "Saint Joan": 2 p.m. Backyard Theatre, 3724 Gymnast Way. Bring chair, snacks. Admission by donation.

ELSEWHERE

COMMUNITY

Author readings: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Windy Flats Gallery. With Montana writers Carrie La Seur and Vicki Tapia. Refreshments, gallery tours follow. 406-780-9003.

MUSIC

Norris: Aaron Williams. 7 p.m. Norris Hot Springs. 406-685-3303, norrishotsprings.com.

Red Lodge: Acoustic jam. 2-4 p.m. Honey's Café.

STAGE

Livingston: Musical "Cabaret." 3 p.m. The Shane Lalani Center for the Arts. $18 adults, $14 seniors/students, $10 ages 17 and younger. 406-222-1420, theshanecenter.org.

Monday, 7/16

ARTS

Brews & Brushes: 6-8 p.m. Thirsty Street Brewing Co. 3008 First Ave. N. $30. 969-3200, thirstystreet.com.

COMMUNITY

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Ashley Warren

Billings Area Literary Arts co-founder Ashley Warren, right, works with a writer during a "Write-In," held monthly at MoAV coffee. Warren is co-facilitating a workshop titled called “Energetics and Emotions.”

Writing workshop “Energetics of Emotions”: 6-8 p.m. With Ashley Warren, co-founder of Billings Area Literary Arts, and Rebecca Flores, self-empowerment mentor, present information, lead conversation, exploration, writing exercises. Writing experience is not required. $25. To register, call 406-927-8041. For more information, call 207-272-9003 or email johnsoak@gmail.com.

ELSEWHERE

STAGE

Powell, Wyo.: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” 6:30 p.m. Washington Park. Free. Shakespeareintheparks.org.

Tuesday, 7/17

ELSEWHERE

ARTS

Terry: Exhibit opening. Noon-3 p.m. Evelyn Cameron Heritage. Photography by Amy Lewis, Joy Magalsky, Scott Carlton, Aliceann Carlton and Tamara Choat, Alexis Browning, Jody Haidle, Stephanie Eayrs, Tiffany Salveson, Jana Hance through July 28. Evelyncameron.org.

COMMUNITY

Sidney: Author discussion. 7 p.m. MonDak Heritage Center. Blaire Briody, “The New Wild West: Black Gold, Fracking, and Life in a North Dakota Boomtown.”

STAGE

Cody, Wyo.: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, “Othello.” 6:30 p.m. Canal Park. Free. Shakespeareintheparks.org.

Wednesday, 7/18

COMMUNITY

Open house: 4-7 p.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Explore grounds with free borrowed knapsack with field guide and binoculars, rent canoe ($10 per hour, free for members), talk with naturalist. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

ELSEWHERE

COMMUNITY

Livingston: Farmers' Market. 4:30-7:30 p.m. Miles Band Shell Park. Special events information at westernsustainabilityexchange.org.

STAGE

Worland, Wyo.: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” 6 p.m. Sanders Park. Free. Shakespeareintheparks.org.

Thursday, 7/19

ARTS

"Figure it Out" Summer Art Studio: 10 a.m.– 12 p.m. and 1–3 p.m. Yellowstone Art Museum, 401 N. 27th St. Ages 5–12 learn to draw real-life people in various poses, based on "Rough and Tumble, Smoke and Rope" exhibit. $8 members, $10 nonmembers. Registration opens a week prior to each class. Walk-ins welcome on first come, first served basis. Registration: 256-6804, ext. 232 or artsuitcase@artmuseum.org.

COMMUNITY

Healthy By Design Gardeners’ Market: 4:30-6:30 p.m. South Park. Weather permitting. More information at hbdyc.org/market.

High Noon Lecture Series: Noon. Western Heritage Center, 2822 Montana Ave. "Wild Resurrection: The Story of the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness" with Kris Prinzing and Teddy Roe. 256-6809, ywhc.org.

Volunteer Work Day: 4:30-7 p.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Information: 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

Writing workshop: 4-6 p.m. Creative Annex at SCRaP, 1702 First Ave. N. Linda Maio leads all ages in exploration of fiction and nonfiction. 861-4158.

ELSEWHERE

MUSIC

Livingston: Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, "Ricky Nelson Remembered." Montana Music Ranch. Grill opens 6:30 p.m. Music 7:30 p.m. 406-222-2255, musicranchmontana.net.

STAGE

Roundup: Montana Shakespeare in the Parks, “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” 6 p.m. City Park. Free. Shakespeareintheparks.org.

Friday, 7/20

COMMUNITY

Fiesta Car Show registration: For more information about the annual Fiesta Car Show at South Park on July 28, call Jay Krug, 348-4033.

Nature Nuts: 10 a.m. Montana Audubon Center, 7026 S. Billings Blvd. Ages 1-4, with adult accompaniment. $6 per child, $40 for eight weeks, free for members. 294-5099, mtaudubon.org/center.

MUSIC

Sugar Ray, Toadies, Steve Fulton Music: Gates open 4:30 p.m. (2 p.m. for extended stay patrons.) Music 6:30 p.m. Cove Creek Outdoor Pavilion, 56th Street West and Central Avenue. $59.99 general admission, $89.99 VIP. Tickets at bigmontanamusic.com, Shrine Auditorium, High Horse Saloon & Eatery, Poly Food Basket, The Reno Club, Squire Lounge.

STAGE

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Youth Theater

Travis Kuehn practices a song from 'School House Rock' with actors during rehearsal at NOVA Center for the Performing Arts.

Musical “Schoolhouse Rock Live!”: 7:30 p.m. NOVA Center for the Performing Arts, 2317 Montana Ave. $16 adults; $10 students, seniors, military. 591-9535, novabillings.org.

Play "Saint Joan": 7 p.m. Backyard Theatre, 3724 Gymnast Way. Bring chair, snacks. Admission by donation.

ELSEWHERE

ARTS

Big Timber: Closing reception, annual silent auction. 5-7 p.m. Two Rivers Gallery. 406-932-4000.

MUSIC

Fishtail:Jeffrey Kahane, pianist. 6:30 p.m. The Olivier Music Barn, Tippet Rise Art Center. Pre-concert talk at Tiara Acoustic Shell 5 p.m. $10, free for ages 21 and younger. Tippetrise.org.

Livingston: The Lucky Valentines. 6 p.m. Uncorked. 406-222-5418, thegourmetcellar.com.

Norris: Edwin Johnson. 7 p.m. Norris Hot Springs. 406-685-3303, norrishotsprings.com.

STAGE

Livingston: Musical "Cabaret." 8 p.m. The Shane Lalani Center for the Arts. $18 adults, $14 seniors/students, $10 ages 17 and younger. 406-222-1420, theshanecenter.org.

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