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Cat Walk THIS FRIDAY

08/16/2022

Montana State University and The Downtown Bozeman Association Will Host the 10th Annual Cat Walk Event Montana State University and the Downtown Bozeman Association will host the Tenth Annual Cat Walk on Friday, August 19th from 11:00am – 1:00pm on Main Street in Downtown Bozeman. MSU President Waded Cruzado, Champ, the MSU Spirit of the...

CALL FOR ART - Proposal Deadline Aug. 19

08/04/2022

The City of Bozeman is seeking proposals from artists to paint artistic designs within “bulbouts” at the intersections of Mendenhall/Black and Babcock/Black in downtown Bozeman. The purpose of the rainbow intersection art is to create a more vibrant, inclusive, and welcoming experience for all folks in the Bozeman community. The city intends to enter into...

August Events in Downtown Bozeman - Check them out!

08/02/2022

The month of August is BUSY in Downtown Bozeman!1) Make sure you come to the last Music on Main of the season THIS THURSDAY!2) This week, we also have the August Art Walk! Join us on Friday, August 12th from 6-8pm for another amazing night downtown.3) The MSU Community Cat Walk is Friday, August 19th...

Art Walk Continues This Week!

08/01/2022

Art Walk is just around the corner! Join us on Friday, August 12th! We have over 30 participating galleries, retailers and even a few restaurants. The Art Walks occur on the 2nd Friday of the month; June through September and again for our “Winter” Art Walk in December from 6 to 8PM in Downtown Bozeman.We...

Downtown Bozeman's Summer Crazy Days July 22nd - July 23rd!

07/18/2022

The Downtown Bozeman Association and downtown merchants are proud to present the 2022 Crazy Days Summer Sidewalk Sale! Downtown Bozeman’s Summer Crazy Days event begins Friday, July 22nd and goes through Saturday, July 23rd. Times of the event will vary depending on individual business hours, typically 10 AM – 5 PM. Over 100 downtown merchants...

Flood Resources

06/20/2022

Our partners across southwest Montana have compiled a list of helpful websites for our neighbors and community members during this difficult time....

Introducing our new Program Director: Cache Perdue

06/14/2022

Please join us in welcoming our new Program Director, Cache Perdue!...

Summer Volunteer Opportunities

05/19/2022

We are actively searching for volunteers for our summer events! Some perks of volunteering for DTNBZN: Meals provided during your shiftDowntown Dollars gift for volunteer serviceLow stress volunteer assignmentsSee our downtown from a different perspective and get up close and personal with some of the community's favorite summer events! We are seeking volunteers for the...

2022 Music on Main Lineup Announced!

05/17/2022

The Downtown Bozeman Association is proud to present the 22nd Annual Music on Main summer concert series this summer in Historic Downtown Bozeman. We are excited to announce our 2022 lineup! Mark your calendars and get ready for a rockin' summer! 2022 MUSIC ON MAIN LINEUP Upcoming Dates & Times July 7, 2022 @ 6:30pm...

Downtown Bozeman is Hiring for Seasonal Employees!

05/08/2022

Do you LOVE Downtown Bozeman?? Need some extra cash for the summer? Come work for the Downtown Bozeman Partnership as a seasonal maintenance employee! Check out the job description below and if you or someone you know is interested, shoot an email to emily@downtownbozeman.org with your resume, and you'll receive an application to fill out...

Cruisin on Main 2022: Food Vendor Application

05/02/2022

This year’s Cruisin’ on Main Car Show in Downtown Bozeman on Sunday, August 21 from 9:00AM to 2:00PM. If you are interested in being a food vendor for this year's Cruisin' on Main Car Show, tell us about your business and complete the application below! Please note, vendor space is limited. We will review applications...

Restaurant Week Punch Card Directions

05/02/2022

Did you receive a Downtown Bozeman Restaurant Week Punch Card from one of the participating restaurants?! Congrats! Fill out your contact information and take this card with you to FIVE different participating restaurants, order their special Restaurant Week Menu and ask your server to PUNCH your card. Once you've collected five different punches, leave it...

Downtown Bozeman Flower Basket Sponsorship

04/26/2022

For many years, the Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) has decorated Main Street for the summer season with gorgeous baskets of Super Petunias. Once again we are offering a sponsorship opportunity for your business to show its support of the BID’s beautification efforts. Please consider sponsoring 2, 4 or 6 flower baskets. In return, your...

Music on Main 2022: Nonprofit Kids Activity Vendor Application

03/16/2022

Nonprofits are invited to participate in the 2022 Music on Main Concert Series as a Nonprofit Activity Vendor to help bring awareness to your organization. Plans are well underway for this series which will take place on Thursdays: July 7, July 14, July 21, July 28, August 4, and August 11. To participate in Music...

Paid Parking Engagement Sessions

03/09/2022

City of Bozeman Community Engagement Downtown Parking On February 1, 2022, Staff presented a work session to the City Commission recommending the City of Bozeman implement a seasonal paid parking system to manage demand on the downtown parking system and to construct additional parking supply (i.e. garages, additions to the current garage). The recommendation was...

Music on Main 2022: Nonprofit Activity Vendor Application

02/24/2022

By clicking SUBMIT you have read and agreed to abide by the regulations stated above for the 2021 Music on Main. Failure to follow these rules could result in the closure of your station. If you have any questions or concerns about the content of these regulations, it is your responsibility to contact us...

Downtown Bozeman Partnership Annual Report

02/14/2022

Fiscal Year 2021 was a challenging, yet exciting year for the Downtown Bozeman Partnership. After a difficult year getting through the height of the pandemic, the DBP welcomed some necessary and refreshing changes in 2021 including many internal staffing transitions and facilitating the return of many of our beloved Downtown Bozeman events and programming after...

How do you feel about Paid Parking in Downtown Bozeman?

02/10/2022

How do you feel about Paid Parking in Downtown Bozeman? – There has been recent progression, at the city level, towards instituting a Paid Parking Program in Downtown Bozeman. We know this is not only a sensitive issue for downtown businesses, employees, stakeholders, and the Bozeman Community. Please take a moment to update yourself on...

Music on Main Sponsorship Opportunities

01/19/2022

We have solidified our sponsors for 2022 - thank you! Our 2022 Presenting Sponsors: Pendleton Whiskey (&Young’s Market Company), Kenyon Noble, Element Bozeman, Horizon Credit Union, Lehrkind’s Coca Cola & Coors Light, and 94.7 “The Moose”, The 2022 Gold Sponsors: Rocking R Bar, Billings Clinic Bozeman, Northwestern Energy, and NBC Montana Our 2022 Silver Sponsors...

Downtown Bozeman Association 2022 Events Calendar Announced

01/17/2022

The Downtown Bozeman Association is pleased to announce the 2022 Events Calendar. Start getting excited and planning ahead! It's going to be a great year! Winter Crazy Days/President’s Weekend – Feb. 18-21, 2022. Starting at 10am (earlier at select locations, times and days vary per business) on Friday, over 200 merchants offer unbelievable end-of-winter sales...

Downtown Bozeman Association Board Member Application

01/12/2022

Do you work in Downtown Bozeman as business owner, manager or passionate leader? The Downtown Bozeman Association currently has board member vacancies! Please fill out the form below if you are interested in applying. You can learn more about the Downtown Bozeman Association by visiting: https://downtownbozeman.org/ab......

Cheer on the MSU Bobcat Football Team at the FCS national football championship!

01/07/2022

BOZEMAN – Montana State will take on the North Dakota State Bison on Saturday, Jan. 8, for the 2021 FCS national football championship. It is the Bobcats’ first national title appearance since 1984. Kickoff is at 10 a.m. Mountain time at Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas. Watch or listen to the game at home TV...

Downtown Dollars - A User Guide for Shoppers and Downtown Businesses

01/07/2022

It's the post-holiday season in Downtown Bozeman, so there's a very good chance you're seeing more and more Downtown Dollars in circulation. In fact, we sold over $100,000 of Downtown Dollars leading up to the holidays! So whether you're a lucky gift recipient or a downtown business, we have you covered! Here's how to make...

New Things in the New Year

01/04/2022

As many know, Downtown Bozeman is everchanging. With the New Year, comes new things in our district. We have compiled a short list of changes that have happened or will be happening soon. Head downtown and check them out!...

Christmas Stroll 2021

11/29/2021

On Saturday, December 4th from 4:30 to 7:30 PM join the Downtown Bozeman Association and our gracious 2021 Presenting Sponsors; Bridger Bowl, First Security Bank, Bozeman Health, Bozeman Public Library Foundation, Bozeman Schools Foundation’s Santa Run, Billion Auto Group, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, 406 Cirque, American Legion Post #14 and Color World as we proudly invite...

2021 Christmas Stroll Poster Winner

11/10/2021

The Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson presents the 2021 Christmas Stroll Poster Contest Winner! The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! Each year, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture team up to put out a “call for art” for the official...

Why Buy a Christmas Stroll Button?

11/10/2021

Why Buy a Christmas Stroll Button? The Christmas Stroll is a FREE community event that is 100% supported by our business sponsors and the sales of our timeless button souvenirs. You can support this great event by purchasing an “Official 2021 Downtown Bozeman Christmas Stroll Button” for ONLY $4! With this purchase you will not...

2021 Downtown Bozeman Trick-or-Treating Update

10/04/2021

Downtown Bozeman 2021 Trick or Treating Cancelled After conversations with business owners and community members, the Downtown Bozeman Association Board has voted to cancel Trick-or-Treating in Downtown Bozeman. There were many factors that impacted this decision. The most frequently mentioned included the current lack of staffing in Downtown Bozeman businesses and concerns regarding inviting more...

Homecoming Week 2021

09/29/2021

Homecoming Week 2021 | October 4–9 Mark your calendars Bobcats, we’re actively planning for an in-person Homecoming this fall! We can’t wait to have you back on campus again, meeting up with your old friends, watching the ’Cats at Bobcat Stadium and celebrating all of our treasured Blue & Gold traditions. This is our time...

PNKBZN: Bozeman turns PINK for the month of October!

09/22/2021

Check out business promotions below! Heebs Fresh Market has led the way since 2019 with Rounding Up for CSC, and has raised over $6,000 just from their customers’ pocket change! Round Up your purchase in October to donate to CSC! Tough Hook donates 2% of all proceeds from their pink Tough Hook hanger – all...

Outreach Bozeman Needs Your Help

09/21/2021

Outreach Bozeman needs your help! HRDC is collecting Outreach Pack materials to distribute to members of our community experiencing homelessness. Contact Crystal (cbaker@thehrdc.org or 406-585-4844) to learn more about this volunteer opportunity. About Outreach Bozeman: The City of Bozeman, HRDC, Downtown Bozeman Partnership and Bozeman Police Department have partnered to launch a pilot program, Outreach...

Downtown Bozeman Would Like to Welcome Back Montana State University Students!

08/24/2021

Photo Credit: Montana State University, Adrian Sanchez-Gonzalez This week, we're celebrating the return of Montana State University students, as well as welcoming the new Bobcats to Bozeman. There are lots of exciting upcoming events, so be sure to mark your calendars and make sure you don't miss out on any of the Bobcat action! Here...

21st Annual “Cruisin’ on Main” Winners

08/15/2021

21st Annual “Cruisin’ on Main” Winners For Immediate Release August 15, 2021 Contact: Makai-Lynn Randall, Downtown Bozeman Association (406) 586-4008, makai-lynn@downtownbozeman.org Downtown Bozeman Association – 21st Annual “Cruisin’ on Main” Car Show Winners The Downtown Bozeman Association, Cancer Support Community and our gracious our 2021 “Cruisin’ on Main” Sponsors: Premier – Ressler ChevroletHotrod – Bozeman...

Cruisin on Main 2021: Food Vendor Application

07/26/2021

This year’s Cruisin’ on Main Car Show in Downtown Bozeman on Sunday, August 15 from 9:00AM to 3:00PM. If you are interested in being a food vendor for this year's Cruisin' on Main Car Show, tell us about your business and complete the application below! Please note, vendor space is limited. We will review applications...

Outreach Bozeman

07/26/2021

Hello Downtown Bozeman Businesses and Community Members, The City of Bozeman, HRDC, Downtown Bozeman Partnership and Bozeman Police Department have partnered to launch a pilot program, Outreach Bozeman. The purpose of Outreach Bozeman is to educate, communicate, and work with our business community to provide the resources and knowledge needed to understand and respond to...

Thank You Downtown Flower Basket Sponsors

07/01/2021

Thank You! The Downtown Business Improvement District would like give a huge THANK YOU to all of our 2021 downtown flower basket sponsors and everyone who makes hanging the baskets possible each summer. We are beyond lucky to work with Oak Gardens Nursey who begins growing our 270+ hanging baskets each winter in their greenhouses...

DBP Announces: Ellie Staley as Executive Director

04/12/2021

Downtown Bozeman Partnership Announces New Executive Director: Ellie Staley The Downtown Bozeman Partnership is excited to officially announce Ellie Staley as the Executive Director. Prior to becoming the Executive Director, Ellie Staley has most recently been the Assistant Director for the Downtown Bozeman Partnership since 2006. After growing up in Omaha, Nebraska and receiving her...

Punch Cards: Downtown Bozeman Restaurant Week

03/19/2021

Did you receive a Downtown Bozeman Restaurant Week Punch Card from one of the participating restaurants?! Congrats! Fill out your contact information and take this card with you to FIVE different participating restaurants, order their special Restaurant Week Menu and ask your server to PUNCH your card. Once you've collected five different punches, leave...

DTNBZN Restaurant Week: Business Application

03/02/2021

ATTENTION RESTAURANTS: After much deliberation, we are excited to present the Inaugural Downtown Bozeman Restaurant Week! DTNBZN Restaurant Week 2021 will be held Monday, April 19 - Sunday, April 25. This event was created to promote YOU, our locally owned restaurants, bars, bakeries, tasting rooms and eateries. For this event to be a success this...

DBA Member Directory 2021 - NEW Ad Bundles!

01/25/2021

We are preparing to print our ever-popular Downtown Bozeman Association Member Directory. This booklet is distributed all over Bozeman and highlights all members of the DBA. This year, we are excited to offer a new "advertising bundles" that include; directory printed ads, social media promotions and email spotlights. With a social media audience of over...

Winter Crazy Days: Letter to Businesses

01/20/2021

Attention Downtown Retailers, Restaurants AND BEYOND!!! Winter Crazy Days 2021 will be taking place in conjunction with President’s Weekend and Valentine’s Day and we want ALL our amazing downtown businesses to participate in this fun holiday weekend. The DBA is looking hoping to promote any and all sales, special menus, activities etc...happening between Feb. 12-1...

Small Business Relief Fund

01/18/2021

Prospera Business Network and the City of Bozeman Announce Small Business Relief Fund The City of Bozeman Coronavirus Small Business Local Relief Fund is aimed at helping small businesses in Bozeman stabilize and recover in 2021. The fund is especially interested in helping those businesses who are: Impacted by COVID-19 health restrictions including reduced hours...

Finding A Spot: Community Conversations on Managing Parking Downtown

01/18/2021

The City of Bozeman invites you to attend one or all of our upcoming virtual community conversations on managing parking Downtown and in surrounding neighborhoods. Each session will be hosted in the evening (5:30-7pm) and focus on one of three different areas of parking management in Bozeman: Residential Parking Permit Districts (Monday 1/25); Neighborhoods near...

The Christmas Stroll 2020 Button - A Timeless Bozeman Souvenir, Reimagined!

11/23/2020

The Downtown Bozeman Association is excited to continue the 40-year tradition of the Downtown Bozeman Christmas Stroll Button! This year, the button will act differently than years past. This will not be your ticket to a single-day event but will be a timeless souvenir as well as a ticket to many promotions, discounts and...

The DBA and Emerson Present the Christmas Stroll 2020 Reimagined Poster Contest Winner!

11/23/2020

The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! And, although this year’s Christmas Stroll will be much different, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture teamed up once again to put out a “call for art” for the official Christmas Stroll Poster design with...

Join Us for a Christmas Stroll-Inspired Activity, the “Restaurant Give-Back”

11/22/2020

Year after year the Annual Christmas Stroll provides a fundraising opportunity for local non-profits. Though this year's event has been entirely Reimagined, we are excited to bring you an opportunity to support those local organizations this season. We have invited our Downtown restaurants to TEAM-UP with non-profit organizations for our “Restaurant Give-Back Activity.” All of...

Elf on the Shelf: Find Leandra the Elf and Win Prizes

11/22/2020

Leandra the Elf has been sent from the North Pole to bring holiday spirit to Downtown Bozeman. Over the four days of the Christmas Stroll (December 2-5) she will be hiding in different downtown businesses. Keep an eye on our social media pages (@downtownbozeman) to spot her. Direct message us with the name of the...

Window Contest Display to Brighten Up Downtown Bozeman

11/22/2020

There is no doubt that Downtown Bozeman is pure magic during the holiday season! Simply taking a stroll down Main Strret is sure to bring back memories of holiday shopping and making traditions with family and friends. This year, we want to invite you to continue those traditions by enjoying the Christmas Stroll 2020 Reimagined...

DTNBZN Holiday Wishlist: Tell Santa to Head DOWNTOWN!

10/30/2020

This year more than ever it is crucial that we support our local businesses during the holiday season. One way you can do so is by telling Santa to head downtown! Christmastime in Downtown Bozeman is truly magical and our retailers pull out all the stops. Let your loved ones know what you really...

Downtown Bozeman Partnership Executive Director Resigns

10/12/2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Downtown Bozeman Partnership Executive Director, Chris Naumann, Resigns (BOZEMAN, MT—October 12, 2020) – The Downtown Bozeman Partnership announced today that Chris Naumann has resigned as Executive Director. He will remain at the Partnership until December 18, 2020 to ensure an efficient and effective transition. Naumann joined the organization as Executive Director...

PNKBZN

10/09/2020

Bozeman Partners Continue PNKBZN to Increase Awareness of Breast Cancer Awareness Month BOZEMAN, MT [October 5, 2020] — The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 960 women in the state of Montana will be diagnosed with breast cancer in 2019. In the greater Gallatin Valley, in 2019 one fifth of breast cancers were diagnosed...

Life is STILL Downtown

09/29/2020

Downtown Bozeman Association Launches Life is STILL Downtown Campaign The Downtown Bozeman Association is launching our Life is STILL Downtown campaign to run through the end of 2020. We are launching this campaign to bring attention to the fact that, while many things look very different in our community right now, life is still happening...

Music on Main - LIVE from the Rialto

07/31/2020

The Downtown Bozeman Association is proud to bring you the finished product of the 5-week series: Music on Main - Live from the Rialto. Music on Main definitely looked a little different than it has in past summers but we were determined to keep the tradition alive. This year, we streamed Montana bands LIVE from...

My Downtown Bozeman Challenge

06/01/2020

Here's the lowdown: There are 6 different photo challenges to be announced on June 1st. We will feature one challenge per week. Each completion of the featured challenge enters you to win that week's prizes. You may submit as many different photos as you'd like. On Facebook or Instagram, Tag @DowntownBozeman and use #MyDTNBZN...

Virtual DTNBZN

05/01/2020

Are you seriously missing the endless access to cultural events and butt-kicking workouts in Downtown Bozeman...we ARE!! So, we've reached out to our downtown businesses and below is a list of some of your favorite DTNBZN activities to enjoy anywhere! We are continuing to take video submissions from our small businesses for our Virtual Downtown...

DIY Bozeman CleanUp Day

04/20/2020

Are you feeling couped up in your home lately? Consider participating in a Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Bozeman CleanUp Day! Bozeman CleanUp Day is hosted by the Bozeman Beautification Advisory Board and was scheduled for Saturday, April 25th. Unfortunately, the official event has been cancelled. Our hope is that the event will be rescheduled in the future...

Continue to Support Your Favorite Small Businesses During COVID-19!

03/17/2020

THE ARTICLE HAS BEEN MOVED. For current business listings, please visit here. Thank you, DBP Staff ...

Give MOM Some Love: WE NEED YOUR HELP!

02/25/2020

The Lowdown: Help sustain Music on Main by donating toward a new stage Music on Main needs your help to sustain this free community event. Investing in owning our own stage will offset rising costs. The Quick Facts: Music on Main is Bozeman’s free community music series since 2001. This series is 100% funded by...

Submit Your Business’s Reopening Hours

01/28/2020

As we move into the phased reopening plan put in place by Governor Bullock on Wednesday, April 22nd, we understand many businesses have made decisions they feel necessary on whether or not to reopen. Below, you can find a form to submit your business's updated hours/procedures (2-3 sentences max). Submissions will be sent to the...

Bridal Walk Photo Contest Registration 2020

01/15/2020

We are proud to continue the Bridal Walk Photography Contest after another successful contest last year! This contest takes place during the Annual Bridal Walk Event in Downtown Bozeman on Saturday, April 4, 2020 from 11am to 3pm! The Bridal Walk is in its 16th year and we expect to have over 45 business participants...

Bridal Walk Vendor Application 2020

01/14/2020

2020 Bridal Walk - April 4, 11am-3pm Help brides plan their Dream Montana Wedding in the “Heart of Downtown Bozeman.” There are many reasons why being involved in wedding sales and events can truly benefit your business! The goods and services available in Downtown Bozeman are what make a destination wedding in this area possible...

Pre-register for the Bridal Walk TODAY

01/11/2020

The Downtown Bozeman Association and Downtown Retailers are proud to present the 2020 Bridal Walk on Saturday, April 4th from 11am to 3pm in Downtown Bozeman. Plan your Montana Wedding in the Heart of Downtown Bozeman! Pre-Registration is available below or Same-Day Registration will be held at The Baxter Hotel (in the upstairs Ballroom) at...

ATTN Downtown Businesses: Winter Crazy Days Just Got Crazier

01/01/2020

Attention Downtown Retailers AND Restaurants: Winter Crazy Days just got CRAZIER...it’s the SAME WEEKEND as Valentine’s Day AND President’s Day!!! The DBA is looking to help you promote them all as it’s a great chance to shop and spend time in Downtown Bozeman for an array of reasons! WE WANT YOUR INFO!!!! First, the 202...

New Year’s Eve Downtown!

12/27/2019

2020 is right around the corner and our downtown businesses are know just how to celebrate! Below is a list of events happening this New Year’s Eve in Downtown Bozeman. Dig through and find one that suits you. Let's Countdown to 2020 DOWNTOWN! New Year’s Eve Wine Dinner | Blend – A Bozeman Winery...

Get Your 2019 Christmas Stroll Button

11/15/2019

The Christmas Stroll is a FREE community event that is 100% supported by our business sponsors and the sales of our timeless button souvenirs. You can support this great event by purchasing an “Official 2019 Christmas Stroll Button” for ONLY $4, which is not only your ticket to enjoy many of the great activities including...

The Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson present the 2019 Christmas Stroll Poster Contest Winner!

11/12/2019

The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! Each year, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture team up to put out a “call for art” for the official Christmas Stroll Poster design. As the icing on top the Downtown Bozeman Association and the...

Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest Registration 2019

11/06/2019

The Downtown Bozeman Association, Sweet Pea Festival, and First Security Bank Present the 2019 Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest. The Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest has been a community tradition for over 20 years! We invite YOU to participate in this fun activity! To participate; Review the Rules AND Complete the Application below... ALL Gingerbread...

Christmas Stroll Food Vendor Application 2019 - DEADLINE Nov. 18

11/03/2019

Food Vendors, Non-Profits, and Restaurants are invited to participate in the 2019 Christmas Stroll as a Main Street Food Vendor. Plans are already well underway for this annual event, which will take place on Saturday, December 7, from 4:30 to 7:30 pm. Ways to participate as a food vendor at the Christmas Stroll: 1. You...

Christmas Stroll Non-Profit Activity Vendor Application 2019 - DEADLINE Nov. 18

11/03/2019

Non-Profit organizations are invited to participate in the 2019 Christmas Stroll as a “Non-Profit Activity Vendor” to help bring awareness to your organization as well as provide some holiday spirit to this extremely popular community event. Plans are already well underway for this annual event, which will take place on Saturday, December 7, from 4:3...

CALL FOR ART - 2019 Christmas Stroll Poster, Deadline Nov. 11

11/03/2019

The Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture and the Downtown Bozeman Association are looking for the artist to create the 2019 Christmas Stroll poster! Please email a high resolution (300 dpi or greater). tiff or .jpeg image of 2-D art work in 18” X 24” format no later than 5pm Monday, November 11, 2019...

Downtown Trick or Treating: Public Service Announcement

10/08/2019

Downtown Bozeman is the place to celebrate Halloween! Join us from 4-6pm on Thursday, October 31 for a spooktacular, safe evening of traditional trick-or-treating in downtown! Parent’s, let your kids enjoy the brisk outdoors for a little Halloween fun in Downtown Bozeman and gather goodies at over 150 businesses! Hot drinks will be available outside...

Bozeman Goes Pink for October

10/04/2019

The American Cancer Society estimates that more than 890 women in the state of Montana will be diagnosed with breast cancer in 2019. In the greater Gallatin Valley, in 2018 one fourth of breast cancers were diagnosed in women under the age of 50. And, while not as common, men are diagnosed with breast cancer...

Ladies’ Night Application 2019

10/03/2019

We are excited, once again to bring you Ladies’ Night in Downtown Bozeman on Thursday, November 21 from 5-8pm plus “after-hours” dinner and cocktails! This retail AND restaurant oriented event is aimed at creating a fun night for ladies who want to do a little pre-holiday shopping, enjoy dinner and drinks while also spending some...

Another Great Music on Main Summer Concert Series!

08/20/2019

That's a wrap on Music on Main in Downtown Bozeman 2019! THANK YOU to everyone who came out and helped make this Summer so special - we had over 15,000 attendees throughout the season! It was a Summer to remember! One final HUGE thank you to all of our amazing sponsors this year, without them...

The 2019 “Cruisin’ on Main” Car Show Winner’s

08/18/2019

Another AMAZING “Cruisin’ on Main” Car Show in Downtown Bozeman took place today, Sunday, August 18 form 9am to 3pm! With over 300 cars lining Main Street and over 7,000 attendees throughout the day….it was truly a site to see! We had over 300 entries this year, from around the region and awards in 1...

Announcing the 2019 Music on Main Line-Up!

05/03/2019

The Downtown Bozeman Association is proud to present the 19th Annual Music on Main summer concert series in Historic Downtown Bozeman! This year's line-up is... June 27 – Paige & the Peoples Band July 4 – Tris Munsick and the Innocents July 11 - The Dusty Pockets July 18 – Jameson and the Sordid Seeds...

Announcing the 2019 Bridal Walk Photo Contest Winners!

04/10/2019

The votes are in and we're excited to announce the winners of the 9th Annual Bridal Walk Photography Contest!! There were so many amazing entries this year but your winners are... 1st Place - Notarius Photography 2nd Place - Mudshine Media 3rd Place - Larry Stanley Photography We are also excited to announce the winner...

Announcing the 2019 Bozeman Event Dates

01/10/2019

A new year is here, and that means it’s time to get ready for another year of all your favorite events in Downtown Bozeman! We are excited to announce that you can find the official dates and information for Downtown Bozeman events, as well as all the major community events in Bozeman, on our events...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Downtown Bozeman!

01/01/2019

Make this Valentine’s Day the one to remember and find that special gift or have a memorable night out in Downtown Bozeman. Many Downtown retailers have special Valentine’s Day inspired gift ideas, while many restaurants are offering special menus for the perfect Valentine’s Day meal! See a few examples listed below! “You’ll love what you...

Cash In on the Perfect Gift!

12/12/2018

This Holiday season give the gift of Downtown Dollars! Downtown Dollars are a gift certificate good anywhere in Downtown Bozeman. From your favorite shopping retailer, to all the downtown bars and restaurants, to spa treatments, professional services and more... It's truly the perfect Holiday gift for everyone on your list! CLICK HERE for more information...

Get Your 2018 Christmas Stroll Button!

11/14/2018

The Christmas Stroll is a FREE community event that is 100% supported by our business sponsors and the sales of our timeless button souvenirs. You can support this great event by purchasing an “Official 2018 Christmas Stroll Button” for ONLY $4, which is not only your ticket to enjoy many of the great activities including...

Announcing the 38th Annual Christmas Stroll Poster Contest Winner!

11/14/2018

The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! Each year, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture team up to put out a “call for art” for the official Christmas Stroll Poster design. Several creative designs were submitted this year, it may have been...

Announcing the winners of the 2018 ‘Cruisin’ on Main’ Car Show!

08/21/2018

The Downtown Bozeman Association, Cancer Support Community and our gracious our 2018 “Cruisin’ on Main” Sponsors: Ressler Motors, Bozeman Health/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, SCS Wraps, First Interstate Bank, KBZK, Personalize It, Dark Horse, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, Edward Jones, Yellowstone Harley-Davidson, Bozeman Lodge, Rocking R Bar, Napa Auto Parts, Preferred Properties, Bozeman Spirits Distillery, Bridger Mtn...

Bozeman Accepting Nominations for Beautification Projects

08/07/2018

The Bozeman Beautification Advisory Board is now accepting nominations for beautification projects of note within city limits in the past year. The board will be accepting nominations from the general public now through Friday, September 21st . Nominations can be submitted online at www.bozeman.net/beautificationawards. Winners will be honored at the 2018 Bozeman Beautification Award Ceremony...

Downtown Bozeman Partnership Presents Award at Annual Breakfast

05/18/2018

The Downtown Bozeman Partnership presented an award at the 13th Annual Downtown Breakfast held Friday, May 18, 2018 at the historic Baxter Hotel. Approximately 90 downtown business and property owners attend the event. Chris Naumann and Ellie Staley provided updates from the Business Improvement District, Downtown Bozeman Association, and the Urban Renewal District. Andrea Surratt...

Save the Date - 2018 Montana Downtown Conference

02/09/2018

We are excited to host the 2018 Montana Downtown Conference in Downtown Bozeman on Thursday, October 25 & Friday, October 26, 2018. Save the date above and check out the hotel information below: The LARK has blocked 10 king rooms for Thursday, October 25th, 2018 and are available with a 15% discount off their best...

Announcing the 2018 Downtown & Community Event Dates

01/08/2018

A new year is here, and that means it’s time to get ready for another year of all your favorite events in Downtown Bozeman! We are excited to announce that you can find the official dates and information for Downtown Bozeman events, as well as all the major community events in Bozeman, on our events...

Introducing our New Operations Manager, Chase McMahon!

11/28/2017

We are excited to introduce our new Operations Manager, Chase McMahon! Chase is a Carroll College graduate with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and double concentrations in Management and Marketing...click here for more...

The DBA and The Emerson present the 2017 Christmas Stroll Poster Contest Winner

11/13/2017

The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! Each year, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture team up to put out a “call for art” for the official Christmas Stroll Poster design. Several beautiful and creative designs were submitted this year, but we...

Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest Registration

10/31/2017

The Downtown Bozeman Association, Sweet Pea Festival, and First Security Bank Present the 2017 Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest. The Christmas Stroll Gingerbread House Contest has been a community tradition for over 20 years! We invite YOU to participate in this fun activity! ALL Gingerbread House registrations are due on Friday, November 24 and then...

Small Business Saturday in Downtown Bozeman

10/30/2017

SHOP SMALL Saturday, November 25, 2017! Between Black Friday and Cyber Monday sits “Small Business Saturday”, a day dedicated to helping small businesses and their communities. This November 25th is Small Business Saturday, a day to celebrate and support the local small businesses that boost the economy and invigorate neighborhoods across the country. Downtown Bozeman...

We need ART for the 2017 Christmas Stroll Poster!

10/10/2017

The Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture and the Downtown Bozeman Association are looking for the artist to create the 2017 Christmas Stroll poster! These posters are distributed to all downtown businesses. In addition, the poster will be featured on the cover of the “Official” Christmas Stroll special issue of the Bozeman Daily Chronicle...

Call for Christmas Stroll Non-Profit Activity Vendors - DEADLINE November 15

10/04/2017

Non-Profit organizations are invited to participate in the 2017 Christmas Stroll as a “Non-Profit Activity Vendor” to help bring awareness to your organization as well as provide some holiday spirit to this extremely popular community event. Plans are already well underway for this annual event, which will take place on Saturday, December 2, from 4:3...

Call for Christmas Stroll Food Vendors - DEADLINE November 15

10/04/2017

Food Vendors, Non-Profits, and Restaurants are invited to participate in the 2017 Christmas Stroll as a Main Street Food Vendor. Plans are already well underway for this annual event, which will take place on Saturday, December 2, from 4:30 to 7:30 pm. Ways to participate as a vendor at the Christmas Stroll: 1. You can...

2017 Downtown Mural Project Unveiling

09/25/2017

Artists Griffin Foster and Angela Yonke along with many community supporters are excited to announce the unveiling of a new community mural in Downtown Bozeman. This artist and student driven mural project will soon be on display at 229-233 East Main Street. This is the 2nd mural to be completed and installed at the 229-23...

Call for Nominations – 2017 Beautification Awards

08/08/2017

The Bozeman Beautification Advisory Board is preparing for the 2017 Bozeman Beautification Award Ceremony slated to take place on Wednesday, November 1 in the Baxter Hotel Ballroom. The Board will be accepting nominations from the general public now through Friday, September 8. Nominations can be submitted online at www.bozeman.net/beautification. Nominations can include a variety of...

The Downtown Partnership has a new Operations Manager!

07/31/2017

DBP New Operations Manager, Jessica Johnson! Jessica is passionate about making Bozeman a fun, livable place and is excited to join the Downtown Bozeman Partnership as the Operations Manager. Prior, she was the Neighborhood Coordinator for the City of Bozeman, engaging the community in all aspects of City affairs. Before joining the City, Jessica served...

A HUGE Thanks to our 2017 Music on Main Sponsors!

06/08/2017

Music on Main is a FREE community event hosted by the Downtown Bozeman Association and nearly 100% funded by our business sponsorships! Our 2017 Music on Main Sponsors are; Kenyon Noble, 95.1 “The Moose”, Coors Light, Coca Cola, Rocking R Bar, NBC Montana, Northwestern Energy, Eagles Club, Pub 317, Crystal Bar, MacKenzie River Pizza Company...

2017 Downtown Flower Basket Sponsorship Opportunity

05/20/2017

One of our favorite times of year is just around the corner- the installation of the downtown flower baskets! The flower baskets are perhaps the most impactful program of the Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) and are enjoyed by visitors to Bozeman and locals alike. The flower basket program requires a tremendous amount of maintenance...

Music on Main 2017 Lineup Announced!

05/19/2017

The 2017 Music on Main lineup has been announced! The Downtown Bozeman Association is proud to present the 17th Annual Music on Main summer concert series this summer in Historic Downtown Bozeman. Music on Main will be located on Main Street from Rouse Avenue to Black Ave. The fun will last from 6:30 PM till...

Save the Date for the 33rd Annual Bozeman Clean-up Day

04/05/2017

The City of Bozeman’s Sustainability, Neighborhoods, and Solid Waste Divisions are partnering with the Bozeman Beautification Advisory Board to once again host Clean-up Day on Saturday, April 23 starting at 8 AM at the Bozeman Public Library with a Kick-off & Welcome from Mayor Carson Taylor. Clean-up Day is part of the worldwide Earth Day...

Announcing the 2017 Bridal Walk Photography Contest and Shopping Spree Winners

04/05/2017

The Downtown Bozeman Association Presents the Winners of the 7th Annual Bridal Walk Photography Contest and the $500 Shopping Spree. Downtown Bozeman Association and nearly 40 Downtown Retailers hosted the 13th Annual Downtown Bozeman Bridal Walk on Saturday, April 1st. There were over 200 registered brides who strolled down Main Street with hundreds of friends...

The 2017 DBA Member Directory - UPDATE Your Business Information!

02/14/2017

We are getting ready to re-print the DBA Member Directory! As always, if you are a current DBA member…your directory and website listings are FREE of charge and includes your business name, address (with a hyperlink to your physical location on a map), phone number, email contact, website and a short business description. *PLEASE GIVE...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in the Heart of Downtown Bozeman!

02/07/2017

Make this Valentine’s Day the one to remember and find that special gift or have a memorable night out in Downtown Bozeman. Many Downtown retailers have special Valentine’s Day inspired gift ideas, while many restaurants are having special menus to create the perfect Valentine’s Day! See a few examples listed below! “You’ll love what...

Amber Schwartz Photography Capturing Essence of Downtown Bozeman

01/16/2017

The Downtown Bozeman Partnership is excited to announce its recent partnership with Amber Schwartz Photography in capturing images of Downtown Bozeman. Mrs. Schwartz, a Downtown Bozeman Association member and local photographer, has taken a variety of photos of the Historic Downtown in all seasons and has provided them to the Downtown Bozeman Partnership to use...

Downtown Bozeman Community Resource Officer

12/20/2016

Community Resource Officer Officer Michael Bachich has been a Police Officer for over 13 years and has been a member of the Bozeman Police Department for the last 6 years. While with the Bozeman Police Department, Officer Bachich has worked Patrol prior to being selected as the Community Resource Officer in October 2016. Some of...

Downtown Dollars - the PERFECT Holiday Gift!!

12/12/2016

Looking for the perfect Holiday Gift for EVERYONE on your list?? Downtown Dollars are a gift certificate good anywhere in Downtown Bozeman. From your favorite shopping retailer, to all the downtown bars and restaurants, to spa treatments, professional services and more….it is truly the gift for everyone and for every occasion. How do I purchase...

Santa Photo Email List

12/01/2016

PLEASE ENTER YOUR EMAIL BELOW TO RECEIVE THE LINK TO DOWNLOAD YOUR SANTA PHOTO NEXT WEEK!...

The 2016 Christmas Stroll Poster Winner - Melissa Summerfield

11/16/2016

The Christmas Stroll has been one of the longest standing Bozeman community traditions! Each year, the Downtown Bozeman Association and the Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture team up to put out a “call for art” for the official Christmas Stroll Poster design. Several beautiful and creative designs were submitted this year, but we...

Call for Artist - Downtown Bozeman Mural Project

11/08/2016

Seeking Bozeman-area artist or team of artists to work with educators, community members, and students to design and construct a mural in downtown Bozeman. Bozeman School District teacher Emma Laatsch, a 2016-17 Montana Teacher Leader in the Arts (MTLA), in conjunction with the Montana Arts Council, Gallatin Art Crossing, and the Downtown Bozeman Partnership, is...

2016 Christmas Stroll Gingerbread Contest, Register Now!

11/08/2016

The Downtown Bozeman Association, Sweet Pea Festival and First Security Bank Present the 2016 Christmas Stroll Gingerbread Contest The Christmas Stroll Gingerbread Contest has been a community tradition for over 20 years! We invite YOU to participate in this fun activity! The instructions are listed below: First, CLICK HERE for the 2016 Gingerbread House Contest...

Downtown Bozeman and Bridger Bowl’s #1 Ski Town Package

11/07/2016

The Downtown Bozeman Association and Bridger Bowl Ski Area are excited to present their most recent partnership; the #1 Ski Town Package. This package includes two days of skiing (Monday–Friday), three nights of lodging (Sunday-Thursday), plus $30 Downtown Dollars to spend at any downtown business! For as low as $199, skiers and snowboarders can enjoy...

City Advisory Board is presenting twelve Beautification Awards on Nov. 2, 2016

10/27/2016

The City of Bozeman and the Beautification Advisory Board will present twelve Beautification Awards at a ceremony in the Baxter Hotel on Wednesday, Nov. 2 starting with refreshments at 6:30 and the ceremony beginning at 7PM. The awards have been created to recognize properties and projects that demonstrate a keen commitment to beautifying the Bozeman...

CALL FOR ART - 2016 Christmas Stroll Poster, DEADLINE Nov. 7

10/24/2016

The Emerson Center for the Arts & Culture and the Downtown Bozeman Association are looking for the artist to create the 2016 Christmas Stroll poster! Please email a high resolution (300 dpi or greater). tiff or .jpeg image of 2-D art work in 18” X 24” format by 5:00 pm on Monday, November 7. These...

Allegra Marketing, Print, Mail Under New Ownership

10/13/2016

When the right time, right place and right opportunity converge, something special is sure to follow. Such were the circumstances for David Dickey, who recently became the new owner and operator of Allegra Marketing, Print, Mail in Bozeman. David Dickey, a long-time fan of the Northwest and recent transfer from Florida, purchased Allegra from Dan...

“Cruisin’ on Main” Car Show, 2016 Winners!

08/23/2016

The Downtown Bozeman Association, Cancer Support Community and our gracious 2016 “Cruisin’ on Main” event sponsors: Ressler Motors, Big Sky Collision Center, Dark Horse Customs, First Interstate Bank, Personalize It, KBZK, Bozeman Daily Chronicle, Bridger Mountain Pony Car Club, Little Stinkers, PayneWest Insurance, Napa Auto Parts-Bozeman, Bozeman Lodge, Holiday Inn-Bozeman, Feast, Speedy Lube, TireRama, Town...

Downtown Business Improvement District Staff

07/20/2016

Ever wonder how Downtown Bozeman always looks postcard worthy? Thanks to three dedicated maintenance crew members the flower baskets get watered daily, the sidewalks are kept clean, trash cans are emptied, and graffiti is removed from downtown businesses. The next time you see one of these friendly faces be sure to thank them for all...

DBA Board Member Spotlight- Mike Money, Big Sky Western Bank

07/18/2016

Mike Money is the VP/Branch Manager at Big Sky Western Bank. Mike is a native of Montana and has lived in Bozeman for the past 39 years. He has been actively involved in Bozeman business organizations for the past 30 years and joined the DBA Board nearly 2 years ago. Mike currently serves as the...

Downtown Bozeman Partnership Presents Annual Awards

05/20/2016

Bozeman, Montana—The Downtown Bozeman Partnership presented three awards at the 11th Annual Downtown Breakfast held Thursday, May 19, 2016 at the Baxter Hotel. The awards included the Downtown Cornerstone Award, the Downtown Community Award and the “Life is Downtown” Award. The nominees and recipient for each award were selected by the Downtown Partnership boards. The...

New Downtown Businesses

05/04/2016

We are so excited to welcome Bisl Food, Caspian,Elkhorn Barber Shop,and Windermere Bozeman-Downtown to our Downtown Bozeman neighborhood! If you haven't had a chance to stop by and check these new businesses out, pop over to their websites to see what they're up to....

Be a Downtown Bozeman Flower Basket Sponsor! Keep Downtown Beautiful!

05/04/2016

Every year, the Downtown Business Improvement District (BID) decorates Main Street for the summer season with gorgeous baskets of Super Petunias. If you or your business would like to be a sponsor this year, click here to get to the registration form. Thank you for keeping Downtown Bozeman beautiful!...