Your Monthly Guide to Missoula: January 2023

Your Monthly Guide to Missoula: January 2023

When the snow really starts coming down in Missoula, that's our cue to gear up and get psyched for a brand new year on the horizon. So now that 2022 has come to an end, we've got one question for you: how are you planning to ring in the new year? No matter how ambitious (or flat-out crazy) your newfound resolutions may feel, we're positive you'll be more than ready to leap into 2023 once you check out the top-notch events Missoula has in store for January. Expect a flurry of winter markets and family-friendly activities, open mic and trivia nights, performances by legendary local acts and big-name bands too. Not to mention all the opportunities to drink, eat, and relax with friends and loved ones. January is jam-packed with memories waiting to be made. And plus, it's good luck to kick off the new year with a smile on your face and a new experience in tow! Check out our hand-picked list of events we're looking forward to this month, and be sure to view the rest of our events calendar for more awesome Missoula experiences in 2023.

What's Up in January

1: Resolution Run 5k @ Pineview Park

5: Final Tour of "Focus on the Figure: The Pattee Canyon Ladies Salon, 1989-2022" @ Montana Museum of Arts and Culture UM

6: Dirtwire with Bloomurian @ Top Hat

7: Year of You - Winter Wellness Collective @ Import Market

8: Missoula Wedding Fair @ Hilton Garden Inn

10: Wild Harvest Soap Making @ Missoula Food Bank & Community Center

12: Banff Mountain Film Festival @ The Wilma

13: Ballet Beyond Borders Gala @ Dennison Theatre on UM Campus

16: School's Out Camp: Animals in Winter @ Montana Natural History Center

16: Pint Night for Special Olympics @ Cranky Sam Public House

19-29: Puffs @ Montana Center for Performing Arts

21: Snowglo Winter Festival @ Cymatic Event Center

21: Wolf & The Moons @ The Old Post

21: Men's Griz Basketball and Lady Griz vs. Montana State (same day) @ Adams Center

22: Tongue and Groove Poetry Event @ Stave & Hoop Speakeasy

26 & 28: Hygge Mini Retreat @ Red Hen Farm

27: Missoula's Talent on Ice @ Glacier Ice Rink

27: The Benevolents @ The Old Post

Recurring Events

Tuesdays: Word Dog Community Open Mic Readings @ Missoula

Tuesdays: Open Mic Night @ Cranky Sam Public House

Wednesdays: Karaoke @ The BadlanderTrivia and Karaoke @ The Eagles Lodge #32

Thursdays: Jazz Night @ The Old Post

Fridays & Saturdays: Live Music @ The Jack Saloon

First Friday of every month: Missoula on Main @ Downtown Missoula

Fridays: Family Fun Time @ the YMCA

Second Friday of the month: Missoula Makers Market @ Oi! Yoi! Studio 308

Saturdays: Missoula Valley Winter Market @ Southgate Mall

First Sunday of every month: Vintage Wellness @ Conflux Brewery

Every Sunday: Yoga & Cider @ Western Cider

If you're giving dry a try this month, Missoula has plenty of spots for mocktails. Check out some of our favorites

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