Summer Hot Spots

 Article Stephanie Hower | Photography Trevan Hiersche  Few places can rival the unadulterated beauty and thrill of a Montana summer. Billings is surrounded by ample opportunities to enjoy the boon of the season. If you're looking for fresh ways to spend your summer vacation, check out these hot spots along the Stillwater River and the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness. For a family…

Billings’ Top Five Patios

 Article Stephanie Hower | Photography Trevan Hiersche  Patio season is in full swing. From Bistecca at the Granary's iconic wooded hideaway in the heart of Billings' neighborhoods to the open-air feeling of the Local Kitchen and Bar's wall of windows, these five patios will have you saying "I'll have another."  Local Kitchen & Bar

July 2018 Around Town

40th ANNUAL SUMMERFAIR Please join us for the 40th Annual Summerfair on July 13, 14 and 15. Hosted by the Yellowstone Art Museum, Summerfair is one of the largest annual events supporting the museum’s education programs and yearly operating costs. More than 100 artists, community groups and food vendors will participate in the YAM’s 40th Annual Summerfair … Continued

Outdoor Entertaining

 Article Stephanie Hower | Photography Trevan Hiersche  The key to great style is finding a balance of accessories that polish and complete a space. A small touch, in the shape of a potted plant or a splash of color, can lend a homey feeling and create a sense of peace.  Invitation to Relax

Purple Rain

 Article Stephanie Hower | Photography Trevan Hiersche  Enjoy a deliciously refreshing Purple Rain from Trailhead Spirits on its beautiful patio, located in the historic Depot Complex.  Purple Rain

Dog Days

Ahhhh, summer. Time for backyard pool parties and family vacations. Time for kids to run after the ice cream truck when the telltale sound of its music turns onto your street to secure the perfect sweet treat to beat the heat. For the loud explosion of fireworks on the Fourth of July, the shriveled fingertips … Continued

Game On

Have Some Outdoor Fun this Summer with Lawn Games Perfect for any Get-Together, then Cool Off with a Couple Sweet Treats. Article Nicolette Martin Mölkky Throwing Game Dick’s Sporting Goods, $29.99 Playing Mölkky: In this Finnish throwing game, use a wooden pin (mölkky) to knock over wooden pins (skittles). Be the first to reach exactly 50 points to win! … Continued