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Historical Events in Montana



 
DATES CITY EVENT DESCRIPTION
4/25/2014 - 4/27/2014 EUREKA DAVID THOMPSON BLACK POWDER SHOOT & RENDEZVOUS
EUREKA     406-882-4691
  
David Thompson Black Powder Shoot & Rendezvous - Step back into the early 1800's and visit the David Thompson Rendezvous. Competitions include muzzle loading, rifle and pistol shooting, knife and toma...
5/23/2014 MOIESE NATIONAL BISON RANGE 106TH BIRTHDAY
MOIESE     406-644-2211 ext 207
  
The National Bison Range was established on May 23, 1908 and we will celebrate its 106th birthday this year! Activities include the waiving of fees for all the scenic drives, trivia contests, historic...
5/23/2014 - 5/26/2014 HAVRE BLACK POWDER SHOOT
HAVRE     406-265-2483
  
This is the annual spring Black Powder Shoot, with shooters of all ages competing in numerous match events. Tomahawk and knife throwing competitions and a pancake race are part of the fun. Primitive d...
5/24/2014 - 5/26/2014 VIRGINIA CITY THE GOLD DISCOVERY LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Join William Fairweather and the Discovery Party in a historic recreation of the Gold Discovery in Alder Gulch. Nevada City Living History interpreters present daily living skills used in the early te...
5/31/2014 VIRGINIA CITY LANTERN TOUR NEVADA CITY BOOM TOWN LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
Night Life in a Boom Town, travel back into 1863 Montana with Lantern Tour Guides and witness what life was like during the early days of what was then Idaho Territory. Tour starts at the Music Hall, ...
5/31/2014 - 6/1/2014 VIRGINIA CITY NEVADA CITY BOOM TOWN LIVING HISTORY PROGRAM
VIRGINIA CITY     406-843-5247
  
What did it take to develop a town during Montana's gold rush. Living History interpreters present daily living skills, interpretive talks, foods of the miners, cooking on a wood stove, saloons, merca...

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