Quick Draws & Cocktails: Emerson Homecoming

Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture - 111 South Grand Avenue, Bozeman Mt. 59715

Upcoming Dates & Times

Friday, October 5, 2018 at 7:00pm - 11:30pm

Show your Emerson team spirit and join us in the Emerson Gym to rally for arts & culture in the Gallatin Valley. Cheer on local artists as they create original works of art. Help us carry on the grand tradition of making art accessible to everyone by bidding on these works of art at the end of the evening. Join in a little friendly competition by purchasing a table and decorating it with your team spirit.

Your first drink is on us along with light appetizers, music and dancing! Everyone who purchases a ticket or table is eligible to win prizes for showing the most team spirit. Letter jackets, team jerseys, office uniforms, organizational t-shirts, etc. are all encouraged.


  • Mimi Matsuda (Mimi Matsuda Art) – Painting
  • Laurel Hatch (Laurel Hatch Studio) – Painting
  • Kevin Schwarting (Cold Mountain Art) – Painting
  • Morena Garcia (Fly Free) – Jewelry
  • Sally O’Neill (Sally Horner O’Neill Jewelry) – Jewelry
  • Meghan Purcell (Purcell Trading) – Fiber Art

TEAM SPIRIT CONTESTS - Show your team spirit loud and proud. Dig out your High-school letter sweater or thrown on your favorite team jersey. Do you have an office uniform, do you have a t-shirt from a favorite organization or cause? This is your chance to go all out and show us what you’re proud to be a part of!

Prizes will be awarded to individuals, groups, and table teams showing the most creative and exuberant team spirit.

Spirit Wear Contest – Everyone that purchases a ticket is entered in the the Team Spirit Wear Contest. Prizes will be awarded for best individual and group costumes. Get serious, get creative, get competitive!

Table Teams Contest –Purchase a table for your team of 8 and decorate it to the max to show what your team is all about. Judges will award one grand prize for the most imaginative table design. Other prizes may be determined and awarded the evening of. The rules will be provided when you reserve your table. Tables may be purchased for $400.

EMERSON SPIRIT WEEK (Oct. 1– 5th) - Show your team spirit and be entered to win 2 tickets!

Leading up to Quick Draws & Cocktails: Emerson Homecoming, Emerson Spirit Week will kick off Monday, October 1st. We will post the Spirit Day theme on our Emerson Facebook page. Take a picture of video showing your Emerson spirit with the day's theme and post it in the comments for your chance to win two tickets to Quick Draws & Cocktails: Emerson Homecoming. We'll draw one winner each day! 

Oct. 1 - Mustache Monday - Do you have a mustache? Can you hold your finger on your lip to create a mustache? If so, you and your mustache could have plans (other than shaving) on Friday.

Oct. 2 - Trucker Hat Tuesday - Get out the trucker hat and show your spirit for the Emerson! Unless you're driving an 18 wheeler, then pull over first.

Oct. 3 - Wacky Sock Wednesday - Sometimes fun socks can make everything better. Sport yours on Wednesday and your creative sock attire could make you a winner. 

Oct. 4 - Team Spirit Thursday - Whether it's your alma matter, your favorite pro team, your work team, or green & purple for the Emerson team, show your spirit! If your team is really stellar, purchase a table at Quick Draws & Cocktails and be entered into our team spirit table decorating contest! 

Oct.5 - Quick Draws & Cocktails: Emerson Homecoming



Tickets available at the Emerson
$30 – Advance 
$40 – At the door 
$400 – Reserved table for 8 

For more information visit

www.TheEmerson.org   |   events@theEmerson.org   |   (406)587-9797 ext.105

Emerson Center forthe Arts & Culture - 111 South Grand Ave, Bozeman, Mt 59715