Big Sky Events

There are so many things to do and see while enjoying beautiful Big Sky, Montana. Below are several of the events taking place in and around Big Sky this winter.

November 22nd, | Open Day | Big Sky Resort

The lifts of Big Sky Resort start spinning at 9:00a at the base of the Big Sky Resort!

December 7th | Christmas Stroll | Town Center

Big Sky's Town Center and Meadow Village will come alive for a wonderful evening filled with holiday cheer! Stop by and see your favorite local businesses and enjoy Christmas Carolers, sleigh rides, holiday movies, the annual tree lighting ceremony and more! There's no better way to kick off the holiday season!


December 15th | Breakfast with Santa | The Inn on the Gallatin

Head to the Inn on the Gallatin for breakfast with Santa! Breakfast will be served 8a - 2p; reservations are recommended, while Santa will visit from 9a - 1p.

December 24th | Torchlight Parade | Big Sky Resort

Celebrate the holidays on the slopes with a torchlight parade, skiing Santa Claus, and fireworks!


December 31st | New Year's Eve Celebration | Big Sky Resort

Ring in the new year right with a family-friendly evening at the Big Sky Resort! The party will end with one of the best firework in the area! Looking for a quieter evening? Take part in a five-course culinary experience at Peaks. Space is limited to make your reservation today!


January 5th | Take 6 | Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

Take 6, the most-awarded a capella group group in history, returns to Big Sky for an encore performance!


January 19th | Eighth Blackbird | Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

Four-time Grammy winning ensemble Eighth Blackbird brings their vibrant, cutting-edge take on what classical music can be to the Warren Miller Stage.


February 2nd | Tig Notaro | Warren Miller Performing Art Center

Tig Notaro's smart, incisive stand-up comedy has made her a favorite of late night hosts and generated a smash-hit on Netflix!


February 23rd | The Last Five Years | Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

A funny, intimate off-Broadway musical that tells the alternately warm and heartbreaking story of two people falling in and out of love.


March 2nd | Snowshoe Shuffle | Big Sky Resort

Bring your four-legged, furry friends to the Madison Base Area and help raise money for Hearts of the Valley Animal Shelter. Enjoy a torch-lit hike, chili dinner, and raffle!

March 8th - 10th | BSSEF Freeride Competition | Big Sky Resort

Make your way over to the Headwaters for this IFSA-sanctioned event. Cheer on some of the best junior skiers and snowboarders in the region!


March 9th | Ira Glass and Monica Barnes | Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

One of the radio's biggest names, Ira Glass, partners with dancer Monica Bill Barnes for a performance of storytelling and choreography that's completely unexpected and totally enthralling!


March 9th | Smokin' Aces Tour | Big Sky Resort

The Smokin' Aces Tour is proud to bring you the raddest sunset slope-style competition with the most stoke in the Northern Rockies! Skiers and snowboarders of all ages and skill levels will be coming from near and far to throw down their best tricks!


March 23rd | James Sewell Ballet | Warren Miller Performing Arts Center

Big Sky's favorite dance company returns this year with the mezmerizing one-man band of Martin Dosh for an exciting night of music and movement.


March 30th | The Wonderheads | Warren Miller Performing Art Center

Best described as a living cartoon, the Wonderheads meld powerful storytellings with masked theater, resulting in the best family entertainment of the year!


April 11th - 14th | 13th Big Sky Big Grass Festival | Big Sky Resort

This is one of the largest winter bluegrass gatherings in the Northwest and will include music from Sam Bush Band, The Travelin' McCourys, Drew Emmitt Band, local acoustics From Lone Mountain Trio, and more!


April 20th | Pond Skim | Big Sky Resort

Watch fearless skiers and snowboarders try to cross Big Sky Resort's pond while soaking up those spring rays of sun!


April 22nd | Closing Day | Big Sky Resort