Upcoming Uptown Events  

February

through March 4 -- The photography of Butte photographer Dark Sevier will be on display at the Uptown Cafe at 47 E. Broadway. Dark has shown his photography and sculptures in California, Hawai’i, and, now in Butte, Montana. To explore more of Dark Sevier’s photographs of Butte and elsewhere, visit the artist’s Flickr archive: www.flickr.com/photos/sevier or find Dark Sevier on Facebook. To inquire about additional prints of the artists work, contact Rootstock Creative Agency rootstockcreative@gmail.com

through February 27 -- Lectio photographic exploration by Larry Blackwood.at Carle Gallery, at Butte Public Library, 224 W. Broadway. For more information, call 723-3361, ext. 6302 or send email to programming.bsbpl@gmail.com or visit buttepubliclibrary.info.

February 13 -- Join artist in residence Christa Carleton from 12pm to 3pm at the Imagine Butte Resource Center at 68 W. Park Street for a crash course in letterpress printing, block printing, and trace monotype. There will be some designs ready to be printed OR you can learn how to design and print your own idea. Whether you love or hate Valentine's day, there's a way for you to express it at the IBRC. For more information, visit them on Facebook at facebook.com/ibrc.me. Suggested donation of $10 will cover the cost of materials.

February 13 -- Lectio Exhibit and Artists reception from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Carle Gallery, at Butte Public Library, 224 W. Broadway. Artist talk begins at 2pm. For more information, call 723-3361, ext. 6302 or send email to programming.bsbpl@gmail.com or visit buttepubliclibrary.info.

February 13 -- Chinese New Year's Parade (Year of the Monkey). Leaves the Butte-Silver Bow Courthouse at 3 pm and makes its way through Uptown streets to Mai Wah Museum at 17 W. Mercury Street. For more information, visit www.maiwah.org.

February 17 -- Jared Blake in concert at the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 7 pm. For more information and tickets call 723-3602 or visit www.buttearts.org.

February 26 -- Get your team together!!  The Butte Education Foundation is hosting its fourth annual "Get Stung" Adult Spelling Bee at the Front Street Station.  Doors open at 6 pm.  Teams of three compete for the winning prize of $500, and bragging rights for a year.  This is the foundation's main fundraising event, so even if you aren't a speller, come cheer for your favorite team, have a few laughs, and enjoy food and drinks.  For team applications and details, visit butteeducationfoundation.org, or e-mail bef@bresnan.net

March

March 16-17 -- The Pipes and Drums of the Edmonton Police Service return to Butte to help celebrate St. Patrick's Day.

March 17 -- St. Patrick's Day celebration. Parade and more.

March 26 -- Mamma Mia at the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 8 pm. For more information and tickets call 723-3602 or visit www.buttearts.org.

April

April 1 -- Jay Owenhouse, The Aithentic Illusionist at the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 8 pm. For more information and tickets call 723-3602 or visit www.buttearts.org.

May

May 6 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

May 21 -- First Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

May 28 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

June

June 3 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

June 4 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 11 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 18 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 25 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July

July 1 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

July 2 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 3 -- Fireworks on Big M thanks to Town Pump and Kenneally Family.

July 4 -- 4th of July Parade.

July 8-10 -- Montana Folk Festival. For details visit www.montanafolkfestival.com or on facebook at mtfolkfest.

July 9 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 16 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 21-23 -- Evel Knievel Days. For details, visit www.knieveldays.org or on Facebook at Evel Knievel Days.

July 23 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street.For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 30 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August

August 5 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

August 6 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 12-14 -- Montana Irish Festival at the Original. For more information visit an-ri-ra-montana-irish-festival/ or on Facebook at MontanaGaelicCulturalSociety.

August 13 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 20 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 27-- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September

September 2 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.

September 3 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 9-10 -- Original Festival at the Original Mineyard.

September 10 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 17 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 24 -- Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

October

October 1 -- Final Butte Farmers' Market of the Season from 8:30 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Park and Main and Dakota Street. For details visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or on Facebook at ButteFM.

October 7 -- Uptown Art Walk. For details, visit Uptown Butte Artwalk on Facebook.