The festival is celebrating its 53rd Anniversary this year! The oldest and most successful music festival in Montana attracts over 200 students annually from Montana and other states, with talented faculty from universities, colleges, and symphony orchestras from across the nation. It all started in 1964 as a week-long camp has since expanded to a nine day, all out music festival. There will be five evening faculty concerts, two evening student recitals, and afternoon band and orchestra performances complete a worthwhile and memorable Festival experience for student, faculty and audience.
The countries best Rodeo cowboys converge on Red Lodge for the " Home of Champions Rodeo" To round off the Independence Day festivities, Red Lodge host a series of parades leading up to the rodeo. This year marks the 87th anniversary featuring some of professional rodeo's top cowboys and cowgirls.
The Beartooth, motorcycle rally is held the third weekend in July. Thousands of Harley Davidson and exotic or anyone who loves the Motorcycle lifestyle come and enjoy all the area has to offer. ,On Sunday capping off the rally is an all Harley rodeo with rodeo style events all completed from the seat of America's own ,Harley Davidson
18th Annual Beartooth Rendezvous BMW Motorcycle Rally held at the Lions Camp south of Red Lodge off U.S. Highway 212 (the Beartooth Highway). The Beartooth Beemers Welcome All Motorcyclists. You can't beat riding the last best place.