Wheelbarrow Planter Class
Apr
27
10:00 AM10:00

Wheelbarrow Planter Class

Join the Missoula County Weed District & MSU Extension at the Missoula County Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 27 from 10am - 12pm to learn the basics of container gardening. We will also be demonstrating what you will need to enter this year’s edible wheelbarrow garden competition at the Western Montana Fair.

Please call or email Sandy Perrin at 406-258-4213 or plantclinic@missoulaeduplace.org to reserve your space. This class is free but space is limited.

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Rodeo Royalty Clinic
Apr
28
1:00 PM13:00

Rodeo Royalty Clinic

The Rodeo Royalty Clinic is open to all girls ages 6-23. Register by email or application. No registration fee!

Fashion show outfits provided by Crazy Horse Consignment & Resyle.

For more information or to register, email msrqueenclinic@gmail.com

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MT State Woodcarvers Show
May
4
to May 5

MT State Woodcarvers Show

The 2019 Montana State Woodcarvers Show, May 5-6. Open to Woodcarving, Woodturning, Scrollsaw, Woodburning. This is a judged show, there will be mini classes offered Saturday and Sunday. Come, see and learn about woodcarving. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/montanastatewoodcarvers/.

Saturday, May 4, 2019, 9am - 5pm
Sunday, May 5, 2019, 11am - 4pm

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North American Diving Dogs
Aug
7
to Aug 11

North American Diving Dogs

North American Diving Dogs trials, diving dog demos, and sport dog shows at the Western Montana Fair!

Daily Schedule

August 7 - 11, 2019

3pm - 4pm, Open Dock Diving
4pm - 5pm, Air Retrieve
6pm - 7pm, Tri-Sport Dog Show

11am - 12pm, Free ‘Try-Its’
12pm - 2pm, Open Dock Diving
2pm - 3pm, Tri-Sport Dog Show

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Pony Rides
Aug
7
to Aug 11

Pony Rides

The Freckle Farm Pony Ride carousel is a complete joy for spectators and a wonderfully fun ride for children. The cutest, well dressed ponies and the friendliest pony wranglers make this pony ride an event to remember, a living merry-go-round of fun.

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PRCA Xtreme Bulls
Aug
7
7:00 PM19:00

PRCA Xtreme Bulls

Do you have what it takes to hold on for 8 seconds? Come watch 40 of the toughest PRCA Bullriders battle it out for the number one slot and $10,000 in prize money at the 2019 Missoula Stampede Xtreme Bulls event.

Enjoy national favorites like Josh Frost and Riker Carter, and Montana favorites like Parker Breding and Beau Nordahl, as they compete for a gold buckle.

For more information about Xtreme Bulls standings, visit www.prorodeo.com.

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PRCA RAM Rodeo
Aug
8
7:00 PM19:00

PRCA RAM Rodeo

As part of the nationwide Ram Rodeo Series, our PRCA Pro Rodeo is one of the most exciting events at the Fair! The Missoula Stampede Rodeo dates all the way back to 1915 and the tradition continues today with men and women’s Professional Rodeo Association contestants competing for points that will carry them through to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.

In 2019, Ram Rodeo contestants will compete for over $40,000 in purse money as part of the PRCA All American ProRodeo Series. Each night cowboys compete in Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping and Tie Down Roping. Professional cowgirls compete in WPRA Barrel Racing.

Come and enjoy world class arena entertainment while you cheer for national favorites like Trevor Bazile and Luke Branquinho, and Montana favorites like Beau Hill and Jesse Kruse, as they compete for gold buckles.

If you want to know more about pro rodeo go to www.prorodeo.com.

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Kiddie Rodeo
Aug
9
12:30 PM12:30

Kiddie Rodeo

Your chance to ride Bucky the mechanical bull! The Missoula Stampede Rodeo Royalty hosts the Kiddie Rodeo, which is a fun free activity for kids! The Royalty are great stewards of our community and role models for young girls, so the Kiddie Rodeo has a positive impact on every kid's life. The Kiddie Rodeo will take place on the West Lawn on Friday, August 9, 2019 at 12:30pm.

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NBHA Open Barrel Race
Aug
10
8:30 AM08:30

NBHA Open Barrel Race

$1000 added

Entries close at 9:30am. Race starts at 10:00am.

Entry fee is $65, plus $10 office fee.

Time only's start at 8:00am with $5 entry fee.

Dress code: Western Attire.

Stalls available on first come first serve basis, no charge.

For more information about barrel racing, visit www.nbhamt.com or contact Pirrie Harris at 406-258-3238.

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Monster Truck Insanity Tour
Aug
11
4:00 PM16:00

Monster Truck Insanity Tour

Coming this year to the Western Montana Fair - the Monster Truck Insanity Tour! Join us for an awesome show by Live a Little Productions, a professional motorsports production company.

Features:

  • 5 competition Monster Trucks to compete in Wheelies, Racing, and Freestyle

  • Monster Ride Truck capable of seating up to 20 people

  • Local UTV/Tough Truck Races

  • Freestyle Motorcross with Backflip

  • Pit Parties & Autograph Sessions

  • Interactive show with Audience Participation

  • Pre event Qualifier

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Hot Pepper Growing
Feb
9
10:00 AM10:00

Hot Pepper Growing

Spice up your winter by learning how to start & grow your own chile peppers from seed, plus learn how to submit entries into the Western Montana Fair! This event is being hosted by the Missoula County MSU Extension Office and held in the Floriculture Building (15) at Missoula County Fairgrounds.

Contact kaley.hensel@montana.edu or 406-258-4205 to register, space is limited!

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Little Red Truck Vintage Market - European Christmas
Dec
7
to Dec 8

Little Red Truck Vintage Market - European Christmas

  • Floriculture Building (15) & Home Arts Building (35) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

HO HO HO!

Little Red Truck's 4th Annual EUROPEAN CHRISTMAS Market at the historic Missoula County Fairgrounds! Over 100 FABULOUS Vintage, Handmade and Gift Vendors! Our Indoor AND Outdoor Venue features creative vendor stalls with cozy, warming bonfires, twinkly lights, Tasty Local Food Trucks, hot spiced Gluhwein and Live Music! Join all the fun at the two day, family-friendly event ... as always SANTA will be visiting Friday night from 6-8 ! He's the real deal! ... more special features to be announced soon!

TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR SNEAK PEEK SHOPPING December 8th Friday night 5pm-8pm $8 (includes free entry Saturday OR Saturday, December 9th 10am-4pm $5 for the one day. Children 12 and under are free!

For more information, visit https://www.littleredtruckvintagemarket.com/ or https://www.facebook.com/LittleRedTruckVintageMarket/.

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Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO) Expo & Annual Meeting
Oct
26
to Oct 27

Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO) Expo & Annual Meeting

  • Home Arts Building (35) & Fair Center (20) & Carnival Lot (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The mission of Alternative Energy Resources Organization (AERO) is to empower communities to nurture and promote a more sustainable Montana. Since 1974, we have worked to ensure all Montanans have access to clean energy, sustainable agriculture, and healthy food.

Join us for a full weekend of workshops, tours, and speakers for over 200 AERO members and people interested in sustainability. Convivial atmosphere with communal meals, info sharing, and education opportunities.

For more information, please visit http://aeromt.org/.

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