2015 MONTANA: January through April
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows, Events
(see also: 2014)
January 14, 2015 New Trends in Agriculture
New Trends in Agriculture is a seminar that helps agribusiness in the area stay in touch with the latest trends in their field. There are many speakers and a wide range of topics are covered.
January 22-24, 2015 Magie MT Agricultural & Industrial Expo 2015
Great Falls, Montana
A regional farm and ranch trade show featuring over 200 exhibitors from all over the Pacific Northwest.
January 23-24, 2015 30th Annual Antique Tractors & Toy Show
Great Falls, Montana
The 30th annual Antique Tractors and Toy Show features commercial cars and trucks, construction equipment, toys, pedal toys and art. Admission is $3 or $8 per family.
January 30-Feb 1, 2015 Montana Winter Fair 2015 - Lewistown, Montana
Montana Winter Fair is a state winter fair consisting of a livestock show, youth livestock events, fiddlers contest, youth educational events, commercial exhibits, farm forum, death by chocolate competition, photography, quilts, farm equipment displays, stock dog trials and clinic, cowboy church, and lots of great Central Montana scenery.
February 7, 2015 FEB FEST - Helena, Montana
FEB FEST is our annual chocolate, Valentine’s Day gifts, arts and crafts fair at the Helena Civic Center. With about 70 vendors, it is a fun place to get those special Valentine gifts for all the “sweeties” in your life. There will be chocolate, treats and Valentine gifts including a host of Montana made arts, crafts and jewelry. Entertainment will be provided throughout the day including door prizes and Artwear Fashion Shows. The Artwear Fashion Shows will be at 12:00 noon and 1:30 p.m. A snack bar with food and refreshments will also be open during the fair. Please join us for one of Helena’s most popular events, which is a fundraiser sponsored by the Helena Civic Center Board for Civic Center improvements.
February 8, 2015 Chocolate, Wine & Cheese 2015 - Anaconda, Montana
Hearst Free Library. Friends of the Library. 2nd floor. Tickets $12 in advance, $15 at the door. Tickets available at the Library. Up to 4 glasses of wine included in price of admission.
February 13-14, 2015 Elegant Chocolate Dinner - Anaconda, Montana
Copper Village Museum & Art Center.
February 14, 2015 VALENTINE'S DAY
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
February 21, 2015 Ice Fishing Derby - Glasgow, Montana
Winter is the longest part of the year in Northeastern Montana, what else would you want to do in the middle of winter but to grab your jiggin pole and go to the frozen lake? This event will be held at the Dredge Cuts Trout Pond on Ft Peck Hwy 117. The Fee is $50 for each hole or $100 for 3 Holes. Awards ceremony will be at the Fort Peck Marina. 1st place is guaranteed $2,000!
March 2-6, 2015 National School Breakfast Week - Nationwide
School Nutrition Association. 'Make the Grade with School Breakfast.'
March 18, 2015 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
A day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.
April 22, 2015 Earth Day - Worldwide
The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement. Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.