Art Week Events Calendar

Discover all there is to do and see in Great Falls during Western Art Week! Below is a complete listing of all events and activities to make planning your Art Week Experience easy and fun.


MARCH 15

Out West Art Show

  • Artist Rooms Open | 5-10pm

  • Gala Grand Opening, Live Music | 6-9pm

Best Western Plus Heritage Inn
1700 Fox Farm Rd

Western Heritage Artists

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 7-10pm

  • Preview Night | 7-10pm

Holiday Inn of Great Falls
1100 5th ST. South

Wild Bunch Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 5-10pm

Hampton Inn Inn
2301 14th St. SW

 

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art

  • Emergence: A Collective of Plains Indian Warrior Artists | 10am-5pm

  • Montana Expressions: Recent Works of Charles Fulcher | 10am-5pm

  • 20th Annual Auction Art Exhibition | 10am-5pm

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
1400 1st Ave. North

 

MARCH 16

High Noon Indigenous Fashion Show

  • EMERGENCE: Indigenous Fashion Show with Still Smoking Designs | 12pm-12:30pm

  • Panel Discussion: Bringing Awareness to Human Trafficking & Celebrating Indigenous Art | 1pm-2pm

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
1400 1st Ave. North

The Russell
An Exhibition & Sale to Benefit the C.M. Russell Museum

  • Art Preview Party | 5-7pm

C. M. Russell Museum
400 13th St North

  • Russell Skull Society of Artists Suites | 10am-5pm – free

  • Rockin' the Range Fashion Review | 1pm-2pm

Mansfield Convention Center
2 Park Dr. South

Out West Art Show

  • Artist rooms open | 10am-10pm

  • Out West Young Masters workshops | 8:15am-3:15pm

  • Montana Miniatures Silent Auction | 10am-10pm

  • Live demonstrations/live music | 10am-3pm

  • Native American presentation "The Origin Of The Horse" | 3:30pm

Best Western Plus Heritage Inn
1700 Fox Farm Rd

 

Great Western Living & Design Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-8pm

  • Live Music | 6-8pm

Mt. Expo Park
Pacific Steel & Recycling Four Seasons Arena
400 3rd St. NW

Jay Contway & Friends Show

  • Show hours | 9am-8pm

Hilton Garden Inn
2520 14th St SW

Western Heritage Artists Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

  • Live Music | All Day

Holiday Inn of Great Falls
1100 5th ST. South

 

March in Montana

  • Exhibit Rooms Open  | 9am-5pm

Elk’s Lodge
500 1st Avenue South

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art

  • Emergence: A Collective of Plains Indian Warrior Artists | 10am-5pm

  • Montana Expressions: Recent Works of Charles Fulcher | 10am-5pm

  • 20th Annual Auction Art Exhibition | 10am-5pm

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
1400 1st Ave. North

Wild Bunch Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

Hampton Inn Inn
2301 14th St SW

 

Studio 706

  • Reception | 5-9pm

Civic Center Gibson Room
2 Park Drive South

Western Collectibles & Antique Gun Show

  • Exhibits Open | 8am-7pm

Mt. Expo Park: Exhibition Hall
400 3rd St. NW

Missouri Falls Fine Arts Show & Sale

  • Opening Reception | 4-8pm

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 1-8pm

The History Museum
422 2nd St S

 

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump Art Exhibit

  • DG House & Kuka Family exhibits | 10am-4pm

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park Visitor Center

Montana Watercolor Society Members Watermedia Art Sale

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 6pm-9pm

La Quinta Inn & Suites
600 River Drive South

 

MARCH 17

The Russell
An Exhibition & Sale to Benefit the C.M. Russell Museum

  • Art in Action | 10am-2pm

Meadow Lark Country Club
300 Country Club Blvd

  • Russell Skull Society of Artists Suites | 10am-5pm - FREE

  • First Strike Friday Night Auction | 6pm

Mansfield Convent Center
2 Park Dr. South

Out West Art Show & Sale

  • Artist Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

  • Live demonstrations | 10am-2pm

  • Marty’s Quick Finish | 2:30-3:30pm

  • Announcement of Out West Young Masters Award Winners | 3:45-4pm

  • Live Auction of Quick Finish artworks | 4-5:30pm

  • Live demonstrations with Live Music | 6-9pm

  • Montana Miniatures Silent Auction | 10am-10pm

Best Western Plus Heritage Inn
1700 Fox Farm Rd

Great Western Living & Design Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-8pm

  • Live Music | 6-8pm

Mt. Expo Park
Pacific Steel & Recycling Four Seasons Arena
400 3rd St. NW

 

Jay Contway & Friends Show

  • Show hours | 9am-8pm

Hilton Garden Inn
2520 14th St SW

Missouri Falls Fine Arts Show & Sale

  • Show and Sale | 10am-8pm

The History Museum
422 2nd St S

March in Montana

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 9am-5pm

Elk’s Lodge
500 1st Avenue South

 

Paris Gibson Square Museum Of Art

  • The Blackfeet Portrait Project | 10am-5pm

  • 19th Annual Auction Art Exhibition | 10am-5pm

  • Contemporary Western Landscapes of Alan McNiel | 3-5pm

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
1400 1st Ave. North

Western Heritage Artists Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

  • Paint around & Auction | 6-9pm

  • Live Music | 7-10pm

Holiday Inn of Great Falls
1100 5th ST. South

Wild Bunch Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

Hampton Inn Inn
2301 14th St. SW

 

Studio 706

  • Exhibits Open | 10am-9pm

Civic Center Gibson Room
2 Park Dr. South

Western Collectibles & Antique Gun Show

  • Exhibits Open | 9am-6pm

Mt. Expo Park: Exhibition Hall
400 3rd St. NW

Montana Watercolor Society Members Watermedia Art Sale

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-8pm

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 10am

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 2pm

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 7pm

La Quinta Inn & Suites
600 River Drive South

 

MARCH 18

The Russell
An Exhibition & Sale to Benefit the C.M. Russell Museum

  • The Russell Educational Symposium | 9am-12pm

  • Russell Skull Society of Artists Suites | 10am-4pm - FREE

  • The Russell Live Auction | 4:30pm

Mansfield Convention Center
2 Park Dr. South

Out West Art Show

  • Exhibit rooms open | 10am-10pm

  • live demonstrations with Live Music | 10am-1:30pm

  • Gallery Featured Artist’s Parties | 11am-1pm

  • Marty’s Quick Finish | 2:30-3:30pm

  • Live Auction of Quick Finish artworks | 4-5:30pm

  • Montana Miniature Silent Auction Winners Announced | 5:30pm

  • Live demonstrations with Live Music | 6-9pm

Best Western Plus Heritage Inn
1700 Fox Farm Rd

March in Montana

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 9am-5pm

Elk’s Lodge
500 1st Avenue South

 

Western Collectibles & Antique Gun Show

  • Exhibits Open | 9am-6pm

Mt. Expo Park: Exhibition Hall
400 3rd St. NW

Great Western Living & Design Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-8pm

  • Live Music | 6-8pm

Mt. Expo Park
Pacific Steel & Recycling Four Seasons Arena
400 3rd St. NW

Jay Contway & Friends Show

  • Show hours | 9am-8pm

Hilton Garden Inn
2520 14th St SW

 

Missouri Falls Fine Arts Show & Sale

  • Show and Sale | 10am-8pm

The History Museum
422 2nd St S

Western Heritage Artists Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

Holiday Inn of Great Falls
1100 5th ST. South

Wild Bunch Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-10pm

Hampton Inn Inn
2301 14th St. SW

 

Studio 706

  • Exhibits Open | 10am-7pm

Civic Center Gibson Room
2 Park Dr. South

Western Collectibles & Antique Gun Show

  • Exhibits Open | 9am-6pm

Mt. Expo Park: Exhibition Hall
400 3rd St. NW

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump Art Exhibit

  • DG House & Kuka Family exhibits | 12pm-3pm

  • Art Rock Hike | 10am-12pm

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park visitor center

 

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art

  • Emergence: A Collective of Plains Indian Warrior Artists | 10am-5pm

  • Montana Expressions: Recent Works of Charles Fulcher | 10am-5pm

  • 20th Annual Auction Art Exhibition | 10am-5pm

Paris Gibson Square Museum of Art
1400 1st Ave. North

Montana Watercolor Society Members Watermedia Art Sale

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-8pm

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 10am

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 2pm

  • Watercolor Painting Demonstration | 7pm

La Quinta Inn & Suites
600 River Drive South

 

MARCH 19

Great Western Living & Design Show

  • Cowboy Church | 9am

  • Pancake Breakfast | 10am-3pm

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 10am-3pm

Mt. Expo Park
Pacific Steel & Recycling Four Seasons Arena
400 3rd St. NW

Western Collectibles & Antique Gun Show

  • Show hours | 9am-4pm

Mt. Expo Park: Exhibition Hall
400 3rd St. NW

Missouri Falls Fine Arts Show & Sale

  • Show and Sale | 10am-1pm

The History Museum
422 2nd St S

 

Western Heritage Artists Art Show

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 11am-4pm

Holiday Inn of Great Falls
1100 5th ST. South

Montana Watercolor Society Members Watermedia Art Sale

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 8am-12pm

La Quinta Inn & Suites
600 River Drive South

March in Montana

  • Exhibit Rooms Open | 9am-5pm

Elk’s Lodge
500 1st Avenue South

 

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump Art Exhibit

  • DG House & Kuka Family exhibits | 12pm-4pm

1st Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park visitor center

The Shows

Explore the different shows and styles of art that is represented at Western Art Week. View a mini gallery and click through to view each show in detail.

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Transportation

We have coordinated a transporation system to make it easy for you to enjoy all there is to do around town.

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Accommodations

Not sure where to stay during Western Art Week? Browse the accommodations available in Great Falls here.

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