1st - Liberty Dash 2017
The Liberty Dash 2017 (July 1st) has both a 5K run/walk, and 10K run, that take you along the beautiful Yellowstone River. The 1 mile Fun Run for Kids starts at 8:15 am (free), and the 5K/10K starts at 8:45 am; both in Sacajawea Park (Livingston MT). Registration is $20 for all participants over 16, $10 for participants under 16. Each registration includes a swag bag. Register online at www.landonslookout.com or print the registration form and mail to: Landon’s Lookout, PO Box 147, Livingston MT 59047. Contact race director with questions at email@example.com or 406.223.7112 .
4th - Festival of the Fourth
The Bozeman Symphony and Gallatin Empire Lions Club present the Festival of the Fourth at the Gallatin County Fairgrounds in Bozeman, Montana on July 4, 2017. The Bozeman Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Maestro Matthew Savery will perform an inspirational program of patriotic and popular music at 9:00 PM, leading into the traditional fireworks display at 10:30 PM. The concert and fireworks are FREE and open to the public.
6th - Reason & Wonder: Integrating Science and Faith
The Yellowstone Center is pleased to announce the inaugural Klein S. Gilhousen Lecture for the Conversation between Faith and Science, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 6, 2017, at the Museum of the Rockies Hager Auditorium. Dr. Eric Priest, Emeritus Professor at St. Andrews University, Scotland, will address the topic “Reason and Wonder: Integrating Science and Faith.”
A theoretical solar physicist, Dr. Priest began teaching at St. Andrews University in 1968. He also serves on the Doctrine Committee of the Scottish Episcopal Church and sits on the Board of Directors of the John Templeton Foundation. Dr. Priest has edited 15 books, including Reason and Wonder: Why Science and Faith Need Each Other, and has authored three research monographs and 460 journal papers.
8th - Chuck Wagon Dinner
Enjoy a scenic dinner in the breathtaking Paradise Valley, sit back, relax, and take in the one of a kind Montana evening. Experience a rustic Montana cookout style dinner, under the Big Sky, of trout, ribs, and Blueberry Lemon pie.
8th-9th - Jordan World Circus 2017
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With three rings of affordable family fun, "The Jordan World Circus" will thrill fans of all ages. Come see the death-defying aerial acts, animal attractions including tigers and elephants. In addition to the performing acts, kids will have the unique opportunity to ride and pet different types of animals. *** Acts are subject to change ***
Bozeman, MT – Gallatin County Fairgrounds
Saturday, July 8th * 3 & 7 PM
Sunday, July 9th * 1 & 5 PM
*-*-*Once online sales have finished, you can only purchase tickets at the circus location. We open doors one hour before the event!!
Fan Page: https://www.facebook.com/TheJordanWorldCircus
Adults $18 Children $14 Family Packs $40
15th - Lowepro Photowalk, Evening Hike with Cowgirl Finale, Bozeman, Montana
On July 15, as Lowepro celebrates 50 years of innovation, they will be sharing their passion for digital storytelling with fans through a day of hosted photo walks around the globe with some of the best photographers in the industry. Participants will get the rare chance to capture iconic scenes unique to each location and learn from the photographers who know these regions best. While on these walks leaders will teach their groups about skills like composition, smartphone photography, how to use natural light to your best advantage and retouching images directly from some of the brightest photographers in the field. Photo walk participation will cost $10 per person. Your $10 payment will go directly to your photo walk leader to support their work.
Attendees of this event will join contributing National Geographic photographer Erika Skogg in the beautiful Rocky Mountains of Bozeman, Montana to refine their technical photography skills. Erika will guide the group though the basics of white balance and light metering, using compositional tools, and how to master slow shutter speeds and exposure controls to capture movement.