Upcoming Uptown Events  

March

March 30 -- The 15th Annual Montana Early Music Festival returns to Butte at 7:30 pm at the Immaculate Conception Church on Caledonia and Western. This year’s featured work is Bach’s Johannespassion, the Passion of Christ according to the Gospel of St. John. The performance coincides with the Lenten period of penitence and reflection leading up to the Crucifixion and Resurrection, adding a spiritual dimension to the concert experience. Seating is general admission (with a reserved section for Musikanten Angel donors); suggested donation at the door is $20 (Students $10; under 12 free). For more details, call (406) 442-6825 or visit musikantenmt.org.

April

through May 23 --Calling B*!!$#@T, Tuesdays 6:30-7:30 April 4-May 23 at Uptown Branch of BSM Public Library. Want to combat Fake News?  Know how to spot a Logical Fallacy? Join the Butte Public Library beginning in April for an 8-week class on “Calling B*!!$#@t”. Every Tuesday evening from 6:30-7:30 from April 4th-May 23rd, anyone interested in exploring the nature of arguments, facts, and thoughtful analysis is welcome to explore the following in a course-like environment:

Week 1: Introduction to B*!!$#@t
Week 2: Spotting B*!!$#@t
Week 3: Logical Fallacies
Week 4: Statistical traps
Week 5: Visualization
Week 6: The ethics of calling B*!!$#@t.
Week 7: Fake news
Week 8: Refuting B*!!$#@t

If you would like more information about this program, contact Angela Jordan at 723-3361  or email at ajordan@buttepubliclibrary.info.

April 5 -- Empty Bowls Fundraiser 6 pm to 8 pm at Butte Civic Center at 1340 Harrison Ave. For tickets and more info, visit their Facebook page.

April 15 -- The Butte Symphony Orchestra, performs works by Bizet at the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 7:30 pm. Works will include Bizet's Symphony in C. For more information and tickets, visit www.buttearts.org or call 723-3602.

April 20 -- Butte's Got Talent Showcase at the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 7 pm. Tickets for this fundraiser for the Mother Lode Theatre are available at www.buttearts.org or by calling the box office at 723-3602.

April 28 -- Forbidden Broadway brings its 35th Anniversary Tour to the Mother Lode Theatre at 316 W. Park Street at 8 pm. Tickets are available at www.buttearts.org or by calling the box office at 723-3602.

April 28 -- Headwaves, a Seattle Indie Rock/Dream Pop band, will be playing at the Silver Dollar Saloon at 133 S Main Street at 9pm. For more information, including tickets, call 782-7367.

May

May 5 -- ArtWalk! The summer artwalks on the first Friday of each month begin for the season. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/uptownbutteartwalk and also look for the printed guide the Butte Arts Monthly for more details..

May 20 -- Butte Farmers' Market returns for the 2017 season from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit the market on Facebook at ButteFM.

May 27 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

June

June 2 -- ArtWalk! The June Artwalk takes place on this first Friday of June. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/uptownbutteartwalk and also look for the printed guide the Butte Arts Monthly for more details.

June 3 --Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 10 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 17 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

June 24 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

July

July 1 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 3 -- Big Bang Freedom Fest at Chester Steele Park. Live music, food vendors and more leading up to the fireworks extravaganza from the Big Butte above.

July 3 -- Fireworks extravaganza erupts from the Big Butte at dusk courtesy of the Kenneally Family and Town Pump.

July 7-9 -- 2017 Montana Folk Festival, a three day celebration of traditional music, dance, arfts and ethnic cuisine in Uptown Butte. For details as they develop visit www.montanafolkfestival.com or on facebook at mtfolkfest.

July 8 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 15 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 22 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

July 27-29 -- Evel Knievel Days in Uptown Butte. A one of a kind extreme sports festival put on over three days in Evel Knievel’s hometown. Celebrate the legacy of  a World-Wide icon and see the dozens of spectacles, world-record stunts and purse races–featuring motorcycles, BMX, mountain bikes and skateboards as well as activities for the whole family–all of it for free! For details, visit www.evelknieveldays.org.

July 29 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

August

August 4 -- ArtWalk! The June Artwalk takes place on this first Friday of August. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/uptownbutteartwalk and also look for the printed guide the Butte Arts Monthly for more details.

August 5 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 11-13 -- Montana Irish Festival (An Ri Ra) at the Original Mineyard Ampitheatre. For details, visit mtgaelic.org

August 12 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 19 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

August 26 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

September

September 1 -- ArtWalk! The June Artwalk takes place on this first Friday of September. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/uptownbutteartwalk and also look for the printed guide the Butte Arts Monthly for more details.

September 2 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 8-9 -- Original Festival at the Original Mineyard Ampitheatre. For details visit www.original-festival.com.

September 9 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 16 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 23 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

September 30-- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.

October

October 6 -- ArtWalk! The June Artwalk takes place on this first Friday of October. For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/uptownbutteartwalk and also look for the printed guide the Butte Arts Monthly for more details..

October 7 -- Butte Farmers' Market from 8 am until 1 pm on West Park Street between Main and Montana Streets. For details about how to sign up to be a vendor, visit www.mainstreetbutte.org/fmarket.htm or visit on Facebook at ButteFM.