SUMMER '22  events  Line Up




18 - Block BBQ at 11am on the corner of Idaho & Bannack Streets in Dillon.  Sponsored by Stageline Pizza!  Let's help our Businesses on Idaho Street during Street Construction! Call Josh at 406-683-9004

23 - Thursday's at the Chamber...on Idaho Street! FREE LUNCH AND NETWORKING, hot dogs, chips, and water  11am-1pm on the Corner of Bannack & Idaho Streets in Dillon. Come and browse the shops on Idaho Street! Sponsored by Pioneer Federal Savings & Loan!

25 - Lima Town-Wide Yard Sale!  8am-4pm Rain or Shine, Email Dina at 


25 - Dillon Farmers' Market - 9am-1pm, Saturdays thru Sept. 17th, on Washington St. by Jaycees Park in Dillon. Email Contact:

25 - Dillon Jaycees Demolition Derby - 5:30 pm @ Beaverhead County Fairgrounds in Dillon Montana - Visit for tickets, derby entry, and more info.

4 - Fireworks display in Dillon!

  • Dillon Jaycees will set off fireworks from the ballfields.  The public is welcome to view from Ray Lynch Park.  If the public comes onto the ballfields, no chairs please, blankets only....please don't damage the new turf.

4 - Fireworks display in Wisdom!

  • 6:15am - American Flag raising and Pledge of Allegience - Followed by Pancake Breakfast at Fetty's with Patriotic Speaker: Greg Fellows, Patriot and Pilot

  • 10am - Fourth of July Parade on Main Street in Wisdom

  • Lunch - BBQ at Masonic Temple

  • 8pm - Wisdom Airport with Country Music, Softball Game, Bonfire, and Fireworks at 10:30pm

  • For more information:  Call Fetty's Restaurant at 406-689-3260 or on FB follow Big Hole Valley 4th of July Celebration!

4 - Fourth of July Festival in Lima!

  • 7-11am - Pancake & Sausage Breakfast  Lima Vol. Fire Dept.

  • 10am - Community Church Service Lima Park Pavillion

  • 12:30pm - Let Freedom Ring Parade, downtown

  • Later - Community BBQ and Kids Games at Park

  • 3-5pm - Lima Community Swimming Pool FREE SWIM!

  • 4pm - Horseshoe Tournament at the Park

  • 10:00pm - Fireworks Display!

16-17 - Bannack Days - Drive out to Bannack State Park for an action-packed weekend of fun historical reenactments and events!

22-24 - Dillon History Days - A fun weekend of historical fun events in downtown Dillon!  Check out this video:

  • Friday 

    • 10am - PIMA Medical Institute Open House on UMW Campus​

    • 2pm - Teddy Bear Picnic at Jaycees Park

    • 2pm - Beaverhead County Museum Geology and Mining

    • 5-7pm - Horse Power Round Up Car Show

    • 5-7pm - Beat the Heat CAR SMASH at Depot Park

    • 6pm - Philip Page, Cowboy Songs at Jaycee Park

    • 8pm - Square Dancing at the Elks Lodge

  • Saturday

    • 10am - City Wide Sidewalk Sales & Vendors Downtown Dillon​

    • 11am - The Bookstore - Steve Morehouse Lewis & Clark Living History

    • 11am - Beaverhead County Museum Geology and Mining

    • 12pm - Blowin' Smoke BBQ Cook Off Sampling at Depot Park

    • 12pm - Brewfest sponsored sponsored by Dillon Auxiliary

    • 12pm - Beat the Heat CAR SMASH at Depot Park Sponsored by DRM Motors & High Peaks FCU

    • 1pm - Old Fashion Games at Jaycee Park

    • 1pm - Indigenous People of Southwest Montana by Ron Loge

    • 4pm - "Confounding of Dillon" a historical play

    • 9pm - Street Dance

  • Sunday

    • 10am - Community Church Service at Jaycee Park​

    • 11am - Blowin' Smoke BBQ Cook Off Judging at Depot Park

    • 12pm - Community Picnic and Old Fashion Games

    • 1pm - Award Ceremony and Recognition of Founders


25 - Shakespeare in the Park - This is a FREE event, sponsored by The University of Montana Western.  Join us at Legacy Plaza on campus, enjoy this theatrical experience of KING LEAR in the heart of the Rocky Mountains! For more information:


Check back at this website for more information as it becomes available.

2-5 - Montana's Biggest Weekend! Dillon Jaycee's PRCA Rodeo! At Beaverhead County Fairgrounds in Dillon Montana:

  • Friday - Ranch Rodeo @ 6:00 pm - See the REAL cowboys and cowgirls in action!  The Wild Horse Race will be an event you won't forget!

  • Friday - Kiss the Pig during the Ranch Rodeo!

  • Saturday - PRCA Rodeo @ 7:30 pm - See your favorite pro cowgirls and cowboys!

  • Sunday - PRCA Rodeo @ 2:00 pm - Championship events!

  • Sunday - Rodeo Concert:  Kip Moore @ 8:30 pm - Get your tickets early!

  • Monday - Labor Day Parade downtown Dillon at 10:00 am - Americana at it's finest!

Visit: for more information as it becomes available.


15-18 - Bannack Living History Days - Take a drive out to Bannack State Park for a fun-filled weekend of historical events!