Bozeman Events and Attractions Close to Emigrant, MT

Be sure to check out Bozeman events and attractions while vacationing in Emigrant, Montana. The town of Emigrant is strategically located near the Yellowstone River, and is a popular place for fly fishing. Near Emigrant is Bozeman, home to a growing arts and cultural community. While staying at your Emigrant inn, BBonline recommends that you enjoy the following events and tourist spots. 

Downtown Bozeman
Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 586-4008
www.downtownbozeman.org

Located at the center of the town, Downtown Bozeman offers a number of interesting activities for locals and tourists. Some of the Bozeman events that you shouldn't miss are the Art Walks, Music on Main and the Downtown Bozeman Crazy Days.

Art Walks features several art galleries and businesses that display their artworks along Main Street and at the Emerson Center for Arts and Culture. The galleries showcase different artists' openings and receptions, and also offer hors d'oeuvres and free refreshments.

Music on Main offers a day full of music. It runs from June 30 to August 18. If you're vacationing with your kids, make sure to bring them from 6:30 to 8 p.m. for exciting activities such as face painting and the carpenter program. Your family will also enjoy eating from several food vendors that are open until late at night, and shopping from numerous booths scattered around the streets.

Among the Bozeman events, Downtown Bozeman Crazy Days is considered to be the best, the biggest and the original. This event happens every 3rd weekend of July. With over 250 merchants that participate, you are sure to get unbelievable sales on summer and spring merchandise.

The Children's Museum of Bozeman
202 S. Willson Avenue
Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 522-9087
www.cmbozeman.org 

Established in 2001 by a pair of locals, The Children's Museum of Bozeman aims to develop the overall health and well being of children in the town by providing supportive, economical, fun, safe and educational opportunities to the whole family. The museum features different programs and sensory exhibits that enhance one's curiosity and self-confidence. The place hosts various exhibits such as the Aquarium, which is filled with local Montana fish from the Yellowstone River. The Puppet Theater which showcases charming puppet characters shown in a stage play. The De-Construction Zone explains how objects work, how they look inside and much more. The museum is closed every Sunday. Visit the museum while staying at your Emigrant Bed and Breakfast

The Emerson Center for Arts and Culture
111 South Grand Avenue
Bozeman, MT 59715
(406) 587-9797
www.theemerson.org 

The Center hosts the "Lunch on the Lawn" event which runs from the months of July to August. With various local and regional musical talent to entertain you while having a sumptuous lunch, you'll be able to have a unique dining experience in Montana. This event also features a Farmer's Market, which showcases various foods from local farmers, gardeners, crafters and shop owners.