Calendar of Events

Things to do and see year-round in Libby and the surrounding area.

Libby Area Community Calendar
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January, 2017
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Winter snowmobiling
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
February, 2017
  • Turner Mountain Fun Day
  • Winter snowmobiling and Sno-Kat Poker Run
  • Ice fishing, cross-country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
March, 2017
  • Irish Fair
  • Downhill skiing at Turner Mountain ski area
  • Cross country skiing
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
April, 2017
  • Eureka, Montana Rendezvous
  • David Thompson Black Powder Shoot, Eureka
  • Libby and Troy Easter Egg Hunt
  • Bald eagles begin nesting, see Libby Dam Eagle Cam
  • Cabinet View Golf Course Opens
  • National Poetry Month
May, 2016
  • STOKR - Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride/Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
  • Wings Week - Wings Regional Cancer Support
  • Farmer's Market
  • Kiwanis Family Day in the Park
  • Wings Donations for Wings, a cancer support organization, can be mailed to Wings, P.O. Box 1160, Libby. More info: 293-4380 or 291-7871.
  • May 24: Author Visit Author visit and book signing at the Libby Library from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. with Montana author and historian Russell Rowland as he presents his latest book, Fifty-Six Counties: A Montana Journey. Books will be available for purchase and a signing will follow the event.
  • May 24: Community Soup Night in Eureka Sunburst staff and volunteers do Community Soup Night from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Great food and live music.
  • May 26: George Winston in Concert George Winston, solo pianist, at the Memorial Center at 7:00 p.m. for a Memorial Center fundraiser. Tickets $15 at the door, $12 presale and students free with a paying adult. Tickets available at www.libbymemorialcenter.com as well as Cabinet Books, Libby Area Chamber of Commerce, Homesteaders, Rivermist, Western News, Mountain Meadows, Rocky Mountain Music, and in Troy at Hot Club and Booze 'n' Bait.
  • May 27: Amnesty Day at the Libraries Any materials less than 90 days overdue which are returned in good condition to any of the three county libraries will have all penalties waived. Overdue interlibrary loan materials are not included.
  • May 28: VFW Lil Anglers Fishing Day Open to children ages 2 to 13, but must be pre-registered by May 24 and supervised by a responsible adult. No fishing license required. Be at the VFW with your parents at 8:00 a.m. for a free breakfast. A free hot dog lunch will also be served. Adult fishing is not permitted. Registrations can be picked up and dropped off at the Libby VFW or request by email to: Shzgonecountry@hotmail.com but must be dropped off prior to May 24 deadline. Volunteers are welcome. Call Trina at 406-283-1197 if interested. This is a free event.
  • May 28: Lincoln County Libraries Closed The libraries will be closed in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.
  • May 29: LHS Graduation Ralph Tate gym, 1:00 p.m.
  • May 31: Preschool Story Time At the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m. A classic of modern children’s literature: Goodnight Moon. In a great green room is a little bunny and to all the familiar things in the softly lit room, he says good night.
June, 2016
  • Amish Auction, Rexford
  • Libby Logger Days
  • Golf tournaments
  • Farmer's Market
  • June 1: Summer Music Series in Eureka Sunburst begins the summer music series at the Eureka Farmers Market,opening with the Deep Creek Union Band playing from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
  • June 2: FVCC Community Conversations With FVCC president Jane Karas at the Venture Inn, noon to 1:00 p.m. Call Monica Settles at 406-756-3801 for reservations.
  • June 4: Heritage Museum Opening Day The Heritage Museum opens for the summer. Summer hours are Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sundays from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. More info: Libby Heritage Museum.
  • June 4-5: Libby Archery Club Fisher River Shootout At Fawn Creek Campground. More info: 293-7174 or 293-2900.
  • June 8: Summer Music Series in Eureka Sunburst and Whitefish Credit Union bring live music to the Farmers Market. This week features Ray and Shirley Jacobs from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
  • June 11: Kootenai Wildland Firefghter Challenge Fundraiser for the Wildland Firefighter Foundation. At Pioneer Park.
  • June 11: West Kootenai Amish Auction In Rexford. For more information, 406-889-3588 (no Sunday calls).
  • June 23-26: Logger Days More info: loggerdays.org.
  • June 25: Kambel Scrambel Golf tournament held annually in memory of Gregory "Peach" Kambel. 100% of tournament proceeds go to the Greg Kambel Memorial Scholarship fund. More info: golflibby.com
July, 2016
  • Kootenai River Rodeo
  • Golf tournaments
  • Troy's Old Fashioned 4th of July Celebration
  • Troy Tender Lovin' Quilters Guild Quilt Show
  • Two Rivers Rendezvous
  • Tobacco Valley Rodeo in Eureka
  • Lemonade on the Lawn
  • Farmer's Market
  • July 2-3: Gran Fondo Kootenai Bike ride along Lake Koocanusa and the Yaak. More info: gfkootenai.com.
  • July 9: CARD Clinic's Big Sky Bash Concert to benefit the Center for Asbestos Related Disease (CARD). Country music legend John Michael Montgomery and The Devon Wade Band will perform in Libby with gates opening at 5:00 p.m. and music playing from 6:00 p.m. until midnight at J. Neils Park. Tickets on sale May 1: $30/advance and $35 at the gate. Proceeds support the CARD Foundation. More info: CARD Foundation.
  • July 15-17: Kootenai Highland Gathering At the River Bend on Highway 37. SAAA sanctioned. More info: Kootenai Highlanders.
  • July 23: Playing for Fundsies Golf fundraiser for Cabinet Peaks Medical Center. More info: golflibby.com or CPMC Playing for Fundsies.
  • July 22: Lincoln County Relay For Life Lincoln County Relay For Life 2016 will be held at the Fred Brown Pavilion at Riverfront Park from 6:00 p.m. to midnight. Be part of this year’s Relay For Life movement to honor cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost, and take a stand against cancer…a disease that has already taken too much! Funds raised will benefit the American Cancer Society and its mission to save lives from cancer by investing in groundbreaking research and providing free information and services to cancer patients and their caregivers.
  • July 29-30: Kootenai River Rodeo J. Neils Park, 7:00 p.m.
August, 2016
September, 2016
October, 2016
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
November, 2016
  • Veterans Day Programs
  • LMS Hall Walking Open
  • Holiday Craft Shows
  • Kootenai Kiwanis Koats for Kids
  • Holiday Food Drive begins
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
December, 2016
  • Winter Snowmobiling and Cross-Country Skiing
  • Holiday Programs and Events (Festival of Trees and More)
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00pm, Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road


Polar Bear plunges

Skiing & Snowmobiling
Ice Fishing
Thompson Lakes Ice Fishing Derby
Polar Bear plunges



Sno-Kat Fun Run
Ice Fishing Contest on McGregor Lake
Turner Mountain Ski Area FREE Fun Day
Polar Bear plunges


Turner Crazy Days

Irish Fair and Music Festival, St. Patrick's Day Festival
Polar Bear plunges


Eureka Rendezvous Days and Black Powder Shoot

Turner Ski Area Closes
Nordicfest Dance
Eureka Rendezvous Days

Polar Bear plunges


STOKR Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River

STOKR Bike Tour
Koocanusa Trout & Salmon Fishing Derby
Bluegrass Festival


Libby Logger Days in June

Amish Auction
Heritage Museum opens
Libby Logger Days


Two Rivers Rendezvous

4: Troy 4th of July
Tobacco Valley Rodeo
Two Rivers Rendezvous
Kootenai River Rodeo


Ignite the Nites Classic Car Show. Photo by Karen Kemmerer.

Eureka Quilt Show
Riverfront Blues Festival

Igniters Car Show

Lincoln County Fair (Eureka)


Motocross races

Libby Nordicfest
Motocross Races
Late Season Hiking


Heritage Museum annual Chili-Cookoff

Late Season Hiking
Polar Bear plunges


Winter sports

X-Country Skiing
Polar Bear plunges


Winter in Libby

Holiday Festivities
Polar Bear plunges
Skiing & Snowmobiling
Turner Ski Area open

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