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!


january events

Single-Day Events
Jan 1 - Bitterroot Bouncers Grand Opening - 806 S 1st St - 11am-7pm
Jan 1 - Kegs & Eggs at Bitter Root Brewing. All beers $3, breakfast all day.
Jan 4 - Bhakti Bliss Sound Bath - Bitterroot Sound Healing 5:30-7pm
Jan 5 - This Little Light Of Mine - Ravalli Museum 10am-12pm
Jan 8 - Marjorie A Crawford Literature Seminar: "The Hour of the Star" Bitterroot Library 9:30-11:30am
Jan 10 - HDA Member Meeting - Bitterroot Library Basement 8:30am
Jan 10 - A Darkness Lit by Heroes: A presentation with Doug Ammons - Ravalli Museum 6-8pm
Jan 10 - Reduce Pain and Gain Flexibility - Marcus Daly 5:30pm
Jan 11 - Sip n' Shop at The Closet - 5pm-7pm
Jan 11 - Storytime at Chapter One Book Store 6-7pm
Jan 12 - Senior Saturday - Downtown Hamilton - Sales and promotions for anyone 50+
Jan 12 - Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite - Bitterroot Performing Arts - HHS 8pm (SOLD OUT)
Jan 14 - Book Club at the Bar - Silver Coin - Chatting about books 8-9pm
Jan 17 - Music and Movement (geared for children ages 2-5) Bitterroot Library 12pm
Jan 18 - Lady’s Night - Artisans on Second - Mini pedi, mani, wine, ring cleaning, door prizes. 5-8pm
Jan 23 - Webinar - Dealing with Debt - MSU Ravalli County Extension
Jan 23 - Edward Jones-Willa Lande 10th Anniversary Celebration 2pm-6pm
Jan 23 - Book Discussion Group - Historic Oliver Blood House 5pm
Jan 23 - Live music by John Floridis - Westslope Distillery 5:30-6:45pm.
Jan 25 - Country and Comedy - Bedford Building (City Hall) Corvallis FFA 5-9pm
Jan 26 - Swiftly Tilting Planets - Ravalli Museum 10am-12pm
Jan 26 - Scandinavian Dinner - Faith Lutheran Church 3pm
Jan 26 - Robert Burns Dinner - Hosted by Bitterroot Celtic Games - Daly Mansion 5:30-9pm
Jan 29 - WINter Wellness Walk & Talk with Bitter Root Land Trust - MSU Extension 4-5pm
Jan 31 - Documentary and Narrative Film 2019 Series (1st of 4 films) Bitterroot Library 7pm

Multi-Day Events
Dec 20-Jan 2 - Ernst Peterson Photograph Montana Competition & Exhibit - Ravalli Museum
Jan 8-10 - AIARE 2: Avalanche Education: Backcountry Lodge-Based: Co-Ed - Downing Lodge
Jan 8 & 22 - Socrates Cafe - Bitterroot Library (examine, learn, and think with others) 7-9pm
Jan 11-12 - Bitterroot Stockgrowers Ag Expo and Banquet - Fairgrounds
Jan 12 & 19 - Aurora Borealis - Ravalli Museum (two part series) 10am-12pm
Jan 17 & 24 - Dawson City: a special film event - Bitterroot Library 6pm
Jan 26-27 - Montana Sportman's Expo - Ravalli Fairgrounds - First Interstate Center
Jan 28-29 - North West Montana Band Festival - Hamilton High School
Wednesdays - Baby and Toddler Story Time (babies-2yr) - Bitterroot Library 10:30-11:15am
Fridays - Preschool Story Time (3-5yr) - Bitterroot Library 10:30-11:15am
Saturdays - Hamilton Flea Market - Fairgrounds Art Building 9am-4pm
Sundays - Mats and Micros at Bitter Root Brewing $10 (free beer card included) 10:30am

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