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[Image Description: An expansive view from Going-to-the-Sun road in Glacier National Park. Bright, lush green trees and shrubs consume the foreground. Behind the trees, Bird Woman Basin is dusted with snow and Bird Woman Falls is flowing down into the val

Local Happenings

ThursdayFest - (June - August) - This is a seasonal event in  Kalispell that offers live music, food, vendors, arts and crafts, a farmers market, and a beer and wine garden.

Picnic in the Park - (June - August) - This event is offered Tuesday afternoons and Wednesday evenings throughout the summer. Live music is available and food vendors if you forget your own picnic basket.

Arts in the Park - (July) - This is the Hockaday Museum’s oldest major fund-raiser. Visitors to the fair can enjoy browsing the artistic creations; taking in a variety of great entertainment; and food samples.

Glacier Rod Run - (July) - This annual event features hot rods from the old days in the streets of downtown Kalispell.

Northwest Montana Fair and Parade - (August) - Kalispell hosts this regional gathering which involves both commercial and individual exhibits, 4H/FFA exhibits, five days and six nights of Inland Empire/Royal West Amusements carnival, three nights of PRCA Rodeo action and fireworks after the rodeo, and much more.

Glacier Jazz Stampede - (October) - This four-day, four-venue music festival of Traditional, Ragtime, Dixieland, Big Band and Swing Jazz in Kalispell at the Red Lion Hotel.