Sometimes the best way to get to know a town and its community is to explore its surroundings. With the multitude of activities available just out the back door of Bozeman, you'll begin to feel as though you are a local in no time. From hiking or skiing the mountains to experiencing the power of Yellowstone and its geysers, the land and water encompassing Bozeman is a magnificent way to define your visit to the area.
Arts & Culture
Bozeman is filled with artists, professors and ranchers whose diverse styles are reflected in all aspects of life. Excellent galleries and eateries line the city streets and there are many annual festivals to celebrate everything from winter, Wild West Winterfest, to science, Watershed Festival, to art, Sweet Pea Festival.
Book-ended by two world class ski resorts, Bozeman is home to not inches of snow, but feet. Winter is welcomed with an embrace as it gives way to opportunities like snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, film festivals and the proverbial contemplation. The daylight hours pulse with a heightened agenda and nights are warmed with hearty meals.
Eateries, galleries and boutiques flavor our city streets. Wildflowers, wildlife and trails blanket the valley's open spaces. Peruse the local events including rodeos, symphonies, ballet and the fair. Stroll the downtown Art Walk and discover local artists as well as the city's lively culture.
Bozeman is a town with quite a busy day planner. We host many annual festivals celebrating film, art, music, food and even snow! No matter the season, something big and fun is just right around the corner.
Bozeman possesses a wealth of art galleries that even a much larger city would be proud to feature. Art-afficionados of every stripe can find a place here to peruse!
Bozeman's performing arts community comes alive with a fantastic array of theater styles sure to please theater-attendees of all ages. Whether you are looking for classic productions, something a little more modern, or even opera, one of our theather companies will surely fit the bill.