Fifth Annual Bottega Brunch

Join Bottega Clothing at 11 a.m. on Sunday, June 3 for the fifth annual Bottega Brunch benefiting Relay for Life. The event will include brunch, a style show, silent auction, photo booth and shopping. A portion of the proceeds from all purchases made at Bottega Clothing during the event also will be donated to Relay for Life. Help finish the fight against cancer at the Bottega Brunch! Tickets are available at Bottega Clothing, 1025 Shiloh Crossing Blvd. #4, Billings, MT 59102.

Food Truck Battle on the Yellowstone

Please join for the first Food Truck Battle on the Yellowstone. This is a fundraiser organized by the Breakfast Exchange Club of Billings, and the proceeds from this year’s event will benefit Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH). The VASH Program combines Housing Choice Voucher rental assistance for homeless veterans with case management and clinical services provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

The event will be from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 16 on the grounds at MetraPark in Billings. There will be an entry fee of $5 per person; veterans and kids 12 and under receive free admission.

All Billings and surrounding area food trucks are invited to attend. Profits from entry fees and beer sales, as well as 10 percent of food truck sales, will go to the nonprofit.

Three bands will play: Arterial Drive at 11 a.m., Downtime at 2 p.m., and Bucky Beaver and the Ground Grippers at 5 p.m.

This will be a family-friendly event, and there will be a kid’s zone that will include an inflatable obstacle course and interactive fun for children.

For more information, email or call Rene Critelli at 406.850.9800.

Community Project: Trail Cleanup of the Rims

Come volunteer with GoUnite! Bring the whole family and come clean up Swords Park from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on June 27. Volunteers with young kids and strollers can keep to the paved paths, and older kids and adults can walk around the rims area.

Swords Park is a beautiful 60-acre natural park maintained by Billings Parks & Recreation. Lend a helping hand and fill this area with volunteers for a trail cleanup! Anyone is welcome to volunteer. Kids of any age welcome.

GoUnite’s community projects are a great way to show our kids you are never too young or too busy to pitch in and give back to our community! For more information, visit, or @GoUnite on Facebook.

MARS Has Landed!

Come join MARS of Billings at its new location at 2904 Gabel Road for a grand opening and open house celebrating 16 years of business in Billings from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, June 20. Enjoy complimentary food, beverages, MARS novelties and registration for large prizes. Come find out what MARS is all about!

Call 406.591.3888 or email for more information.