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, 2019
  • 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, 2019
  • 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, 2019
  • 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, 2018
  • 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
  • Tuesdays: Preschool Story Time At the Libby Library at 10:00 a.m.
  • April 20-21: KPFL Rummage Sale Kootenai Pets for Life fundraiser rummage sale in the Ponderosa Room at Libby City Hall. Friday 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Donations accepted Friday morning in the Ponderosa Room. Call 293-3435 or 293-6801 if you need assistance. No big TVs or clothing, please.
  • April 21: CPMC Health Fair A celebration of health and wellness at the Memorial Center, 9:30 a.m. to noon. Admission is free. Health and wellness displays, fun for the kids, vouchers for free (first 100 visitors) and discounted health screenings and more. More info: call Kate Stephens at 283-7140.
  • April 21: Book Discussion At the Libby Library at 11:00 a.m. - "A Hot Drink and A Good Book," the library's monthly book discussion. This month features Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. This is the story of what it means to inhabit a black body and to find a way to live within it. Direct, eloquent and at times brutal, this is a must read. Copies are available at the library.
  • April 21: Sheldon Mountain Boys Reunion Concert Bluegrass music at the River Bend Restaurant; music starts at 7:00 p.m.
  • April 25: Law Enforcement Special Olympics Torch Run Starting at the Idaho line at 7:00 a.m., stopping in Troy and Libby before heading to Happy's Inn. More info: Torch Run 2018.
  • April 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.
  • April 27-29: Eureka Rendezvous Days More info: Rendezvous Days.
  • April 28: Libby Dam Birds of Prey Day From 10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Libby Dam Visitors Center. View live hawks, owls and eagles with short talks at 30 minute intervals by Janie Veltkamp of Birds of Prey Northwest in St. Maries, Idaho.
  • April 28: DU Banquet Kootenai Valley Ducks Unlimited banquet in the Ponderosa Room at Libby City Hall beginning at 5:00 p.m. Call Jon Jeresek for more information at 406-293-8246. More information and tickets available online at Kootenai Valley Ducks Unlimited Banquet.
  • April 28: Libby Spinning Squares At Asa Wood School, 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby (wood floor). Crazy T-shirt dance. Plus at 7:00 p.m.; Mainstream from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Mountain time. Caller/Cuer Bob Amsbury and Claudia Amsbury. Admission $6/person, $3/under 15. More information: Ted Jewell at 406-293-1165 or Jo Wilson at 406-293-3265 or email jrussell43@frontiernet.net or Facebook: Libby Spinning Squares.
May, 2018
  • STOKR - Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bike ride/Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
  • Wings Week - Wings Regional Cancer Support. Donations can be mailed to Wings, P.O. Box 1160, Libby.
  • Amish Auction, Libby
  • Farmer's Market
  • Kiwanis Family Day in the Park
  • May 5: Yaak WINGS Benefit The Yaak Community is hosting their annual WINGS Benefit at the Yaak River Tavern. 100% of the proceeds will go to Lincoln County WINGS, a not-for-profit organization that offers individuals and families in Lincoln County financial assistance during cancer treatment. A silent auction and bucket raffle will start at 2:00 p.m. under the big white tent next to the Tavern. A Mexican themed dinner will be available starting at 5:00 p.m. for $10/person. The live auction featuring local artisans, craftsmen, and regional products will begin at 6:30 p.m.
  • May 5-6: Libby Archery Club Traditional Shoot Traditional archery shoot at Fawn Creek campground. No compound bows. More info: libbyarcheryclubmt on Facebook.
  • May 12-13: STOKR Scenic Tour of the Kootenai River bicycle ride to benefit Kootenai Valley Partners Habitat for Humanity. More info: STOKR.
  • May 12-13: Fisher River Shootout Libby Archery Club's archery shoot at Fawn Creek campground. More info:libbyarcheryclubmt.
  • May 19: Eagle Valley Amish Auction in Libby Amish handcrafted log homes, log cabins, log pavilions, log pergolas, quilts, rugs, handcrafts, wood indoor and outdoor furniture and more. Food includes Amish baked goods, charcoal-roasted barbecued chicken, homemade pies, ice cream and more. More info: meadowlarkloghomes.com.
  • May 20: Libby Spinning Squares Roaring 20s dance at Asa Wood School (wood floor), 700 Idaho Avenue in Libby. Plus at 3:00 p.m., Mainstream from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Mountain time. Admission $6/person, $3/under 15. Cuer/caller: Rick & Kathy Utter/Kathy Utter. More info: Ted Jewell at 406-293-1165 or Jo Wilson at 406-293-3265 or email jrussell43@frontiernet.net, or visit them on Facebook: www.facebook.com/LibbySpinningSquares.
  • May 26-28: Montana Wounded Warrier Weekend Off-road rally, parade, Bigfoot Barbeque competition. More info: MWWWinKCM on Facebook.
June, 2018
  • Amish Auction, Rexford
  • Libby Logger Days
  • Golf tournaments
  • Farmer's Market
  • June 9: West Kootenai Amish Auction More info: West Kootenai Amish Auction.
  • June 15-16: Sasquatch Festival in the Yaak Tentative schedule: June 14 at night: free Sasquatch movie Harry and the Hendersons at Yaak Mercantile. June 15: band at Yaak Mercantile. June 16: 6.2K downhill run, $15 includes t-shirt; starts at 11:00 a.m. Booths $25, setup by 11:00 to 5:30 p.m. Sasquatch screeching contest, hairiest chest, best beard contest, hairiest back contest, hairiest legs, Sasquatch themed 2 hour chainsaw carving contest. Late night band at Dirty Shame, later "Miss Sasquatch" contest at the Shame. Proceeds raised go to Yaak School and KPFL. There is a lodge and numerous free parking for overnight camping.
July, 2018
  • 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 13-15: Two Rivers Rendezvous At Fawn Creek Campground. More info: Two Rivers Rendezvous
  • July 14: Big Sky Bash CARD Clinic Big Sky Bash at J. Neils Park. Skid Row and Flathead V8s. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Flathead V8s start at 7:00 p.m. Skid Row starts at 8:00 p.m.
  • July 20-22: Kootenai Highland Gathering More info: kootenai.highlanders on Facebook.
  • July 27-28: Kootenai River Stampede PRCA rodeo at J. Neils Park. More info: Kootenai River Stampede on Facebook.
August, 2018
September, 2018
October, 2018
  • Paint It Pink
  • Lincoln County Combined Campaign
November, 2018
  • Veterans Day Programs
  • LMS Hall Walking Open
  • Holiday Craft Shows
  • Kootenai Kiwanis Koats for Kids, Mondays and Tuesdays 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Asa Wood
  • Holiday Food Drive begins
  • Libby Polar Bear Club Meets Every Sunday at 2:00 p.m., Libby Creek Bridge on Farm-to-Market Road
December, 2018
  • 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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