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How the Second Saturday Music Movement Began in Great Falls

The recent transformation of the gorgeous Great Falls History Museum’s backroom venue has created a new opportunity to embrace classical music! The Ozark Club at the Museum pays homage to a Great Falls musical center from days gone by and has been hosting a regular Second Saturday series of live music events at lunchtime. Your…

Top 3 Common Agenda Planning Needs: Solved

Great Falls Montana Tourism noticed a demand for creative agenda planning services that add local flair to three specific meeting time slots: Cocktail Hours and Receptions, Field Trips and Attractions, and General Downtime. We took the hint and developed this quick guidebook with suggestions on how you can fill these time slots in your agenda…

Finding Neverland & Other Worlds in Great Falls Montana

Finding Neverland tells the incredible story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters, Peter Pan, at the Mansfield Theater on November 20th. Tickets are available now and while in Great Falls, you’ll find new adventures, experiences, and voyages into unexpected worlds for the whole family. Join the Central Montana Astronomy Society in the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center parking lot to view Deep…

Four of the Best Date Ideas in Montana’s Basecamp

Just like Great Falls Montana, a good date is chock full of personality. These four date night itineraries are designed with variety and personal touches in mind. Switch up your usual routine, swap the dinner and a movie combo for something more adventurous. Have fun, make it personal, and plan to leave your significant other…

10 Things you Don’t Expect During Western Art Week

For one fantastic week in March, Great Falls becomes the Western Art Capital of the World. The event, now in its 50th year, is always held in March in honor of famed cowboy artist Charlie Russell’s birthday and still takes people by surprise. Many attendees think they know all about Western Art Week, but time…

Getting Handsy in Great Falls Montana

When you want to beak out of your rut and try something new, try getting handsy in Great Falls to create, learn, and explore. There’s nothing like making your own art, even if you’re like me and can barely draw a stick figure! There’s no time like the present to learn something new, and burgeoning artists can…

Jazz! The Legacy of the Ozark Club

There was just something about the Ozark Club. From 1933 to 1962, this nightclub in Great Falls became an entertainment sensation sought far and wide. Imagine the swirls of tobacco smoke filling the air, the saxophone wailing, and the gin flowing in a cornerstone of Great Falls history. After 15 long years, Prohibition ended in Montana and Leo…

In the Footsteps of Lewis and Clark | How to Have a Fascinating (and Memorable) History Tour of Great Falls

For history lovers, Great Falls is synonymous with Western heritage. The Lewis and Clark expedition spent more than a month portaging around a series of waterfalls on the Missouri River (the same falls that give the city its name) and famed cowboy artist Charles M. Russell spent his days in the surrounding Great Plains, immortalizing…

Great Falls Gifts Worth Giving

Enjoy creating memories with your friends, families, and colleagues with experiences you can only find in Great Falls | Montana’s Basecamp for Art & Adventure. This year, rather than buying another tie, fruitcake, or other gifts that will go unused, give your friends, family, and colleagues something they’ll love even more; an experience in Great…

What the Men on the Expedition Must Have Thought

Picture it; St. Louis, 1803. The President of the United States turns to you and says, “I just bought some land – a bit west of here, sight unseen, and was thinking maybe you could head out and see what we got.” I am not quite sure I would have been as excited as Lewis…

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