The 2016 holiday season has arrived. Missoula’s calendar is filled to the brim with holiday events to get you in the holiday mood, and get some of your holiday shopping crossed off of your list.

A Christmas Story the Musical

The Missoula Community Theater brings a musical twist to the beloved Christmas favorite. On stage in downtown Missoula, December 1-18th.


Take A Carriage Ride

Hear the bells jingle as The Resort at Paws Up returns to downtown Missoula through December 18th from 11am-4pm, on Saturdays and Sundays with their family friendly carriage rides.  Look for the carriage rides along East Pine St.

Carriage Rides Missoula


Parade of Lights

Head out to the 14th annual Parade of Lights in Missoula and get into the Holiday spirit with events taking place all day.  Parade of Lights begins at 6pm, December 3rd.


Missoula Symphony, Holiday Pops!

Ring in the holiday season with the Missoula Symphony.  December 3rd & 4th


Tuba Christmas

A Missoula favorite each year at Southgate Mall.  Tuba Christmas brings together players from all over the country for this holiday tradition.  December 9th at 7pm.


Lantern Tours at Fort Missoula

Take a walk through history with the Living History Program at Fort Missoula. December 9th-11th at the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula.


Holiday Markets

Missoula is filled with talented artists, makers, and bakers.  The holiday markets are filled to the brim with locally made art and holiday goodies.  There are over 10 different holiday markets throughout the holiday season in Missoula.


 

Bonus Event: Winter Wonderland Skating 

Head over to the Glacier Ice Rink December 23-28th for some fun Winter Wonderland themed public ice skating.  Keep your eyes open on December 23rd when Santa arrives on the Zamboini!