Welcome to Hamilton!
Downtown Hamilton, nestled in the heart of the scenic Bitterroot Valley, invites you to take a stroll. Majestic mountain peaks form a stunning backdrop as you wander Hamilton’s historic business district. Buildings, from a simpler time, are home to many unique shopping experiences. Fine art galleries, jewelers, and antiques, catch your eye, while quaint boutiques and fashionable home dècor shops welcome you. Bookworms, toy lovers, and those with a sweet tooth, your store is just down the block. Take a break. Sip a local microbrew. Enjoy a fine wine. Sample the cuisine offered by an array of cafes and restaurants as you watch the sun set over the Big Sky Country and beautiful Hamilton, Montana!

 

august events

Single-Day Events
Aug 1 - Rocky Mountain Laboratory Tours - Register with the Library 5pm & 6pm
Aug 3 - Elder Futhark Runes 101 - Between the Worlds 3pm
Aug 3 - Roundup at the Mansion - dinner, auction, wine & cocktails 5:30pm
Aug 7 - Canning 101 - Bitterroot Library 4-5pm
Aug 8 - Discovery Care Centre Annual BBQ 11-2pm
Aug 8 - Pint Night for Water Forum - Higherground Brewery 4-8pm
Aug 8 - Bitterroot Community Band - Band Shell at Claudia Driscoll Park 7:30pm
Aug 9 - Deadline for the 9th Annual Poetry Contest
Aug 9 - HDA Member Meeting - Bitterroot Library Basement 8:30am
Aug 9 - Culture Crawl (Art Walk) - Downtown Hamilton 5-8pm
Aug 9 - Story Time - Chapter One Bookstore - 6pm
Aug 9 - Smokey Bear's 75th Birthday Celebration - Forest Service in Hamilton 12-3pm
Aug 9 - Run for the River 5K - River Park 6pm
Aug 10 - Painting Workshop by Arthur Norby - Montana Bliss ARTSpace 9-4pm
Aug 10 - Bitterroot River Clean Up - Kiwanis River Park
Aug 12 - Book Club at the Bar - Silver Coin 8pm
Aug 14 - Intuitive Painting: Inspiration - Bitterroot Sound Healing 10-5pm
Aug 14 - Multi-generational Story Time - Biterroot Library 1pm
Aug 15 - spectrUM Summer of Science Native Plants - Bitterroot Library 2-4pm
Aug 15 - Taste of the Bitterroot - 3-6pm
Aug 19 - Wilderness First Aid & CPR - First Christian Church - Sponsored by BEAR
Aug 22 - Shakespeare in the Parks - Henry IV - Sapphire Lutheran Homes 6pm
Aug 22 - Bitterroot Community Band - Band Shell at Claudia Driscoll Park 7:30pm
Aug 24 - Basket Making Course - O'Hara Commons 10:30am
Aug 24 - Shades and Trades - Downtown Hamilton Festival
Aug 29 - Brown Bag It Bookclub - Bitterroot Library 12-1pm
Aug 31 - Rumble in the Root - Poker Cruise - Poker Cruise

Multi-Day Events
Aug 9-11 - Montana's Make My Day Mounted Shooters - Fairgrounds
Aug 9-12 - Fitz-Barn 2019 - Red Barn Bicycles - 436 mile self-supported bikepacking
Aug 16-18 - Bitterroot Tour of Homes
Aug 16-18 & 23-25 - Hamilton Players Present: The Little Prince
Aug 17-18 - Bitterroot Celtic Games and Gathering
Mondays - Rooftop Yoga at Blodgett Canyon Cellars 7pm
Tuesdays - Tuesday at Twelve - Live Music - Ravalli Museum Lawn 12pm
Wednesdays - Farmers Market on Wednesdays - O'Hara Commons 4:30-6:30pm
Saturdays - Farmers Market - Bedford & 3rd Street - Every Saturday 9am-12:30
Saturdays - Hamilton Flea Market - Fairgrounds Art Building 9am-4pm

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contact

Claire Kemp, Executive Director
PO Box 424, Hamilton MT 59840
(406) 360-9124