Fort Benton has been 'celebrating summer' for 43 years now and if you've never been, it's absolutely worth your while, June 28th, 29th and 30th, 2019.

It's an all day and into the night shindig! Here's what's happening during the absolutely packed-with-events Summer Celebration...and these are just the events on FRIDAY! Events continue Saturday and Sunday too.

FRIDAY JUNE 28th, 2019:

  • 8:00am-8:00pm Open House -Old Church of the Immaculate Conception - 1223 16th Street
  • 9:00am-3:00pm Chalk Up Fort Benton - Sidewalk Art Contest - 1400 Block Front St. -Sponsored by Prairie Rose Cooperative Art Gallery
  • 9:00am-4:00pm Used Book Sale - Chouteau County Library - 1518 Main
  • 10:30am - 4:30pm Tour Historic Old Fort Benton - Old Fort Park (Fee Involved)
  • 10:30am - 4:30pm Tour the Museum of the Northern Great Plains - 1205 20th St. (Fee Involved)
  • 10:30am-4:30pm Tour the Museum of the Upper Missouri - Old Fort Park (Fee Involved)
  • 11:30am-1:30pm Free Pig Roast Lunch - hosted by First Bank of Montana- 1502 Main Street
  • 11:30am-1:00pm Face Painting by Jan Bourne and Balloon Man Tom Poovanich -First Bank of Montana - 1502 Main Street
  • 11:30am-12:00pm Entertainment - Jamie Carrier - Singer/Songwriter - First Bank of Montana - 1502 Main Street
  • 12:00-12:45pm Entertainment - City Band Concert - First Bank of Montana - 1502 Main Street
  • 12:50pm-1:30pm Entertainment - Anthony Arya (Seen on The Voice 2018) First Bank of Montana - 1502 Main Street
  • 12:00-7:00pm Inflatable Fun Zone for Kids - Water Walkers, Sports Games, Bouncy House - Old Fort Park
  • 1:00pm-3:00pm Ice Cream Social at US Bank - 1304 Front Street
  • 1:00-2:00pm Balloon Man Tom Poovanich - U.S. Bank - 1304 Front Street
  • 1:30pm Entertainment - City Band - Golden Age Center - 1410 Front Street
  • 3:00pm-7:00pm Summer Celebration - "Crafts and Fun Things" - Old Fort Park
  • 3:00pm-7:00pm Art on the Levee Additional Information at Fort Benton Woman's Club Site
  • 3:00pm-5:00pm Princess Visits/Photo's - Old Fort Park
  • 4:45-5:30pm City Band Concert - Old Fort Park
  • 5:00pm Food Vendors Available - Old Fort Park
  • 5:30pm Pie Auction - GFWC of Fort Benton Woman's Club - Old Fort Park
  • 7:00pm PRCA Rodeo & Trick Riders Show- Chouteau County Fairgrounds
  • 7:30pm Entertainment -Chad Lantz - Corner of 14th St. & Front St.
  • 8:30pm-12:00am Street Dance - Featuring Comstock Lode - Corner of 14th St & Front St.
  • 1:30pm-3:00am Breakfast After Hours - The Club House - 1411 Main Street - Fee Involved - No Drinks Allowed

WHERE TO STAY IN FORT BENTON

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