Emerson Special Events

Wednesdays at the Emerson

July 10, 17, 24 & 31

Join us at the Emerson for live music, food trucks, lawn games, art crafts, and more! Everyone is welcome. Check back for more week-specific information!


Lunch on the Lawn

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

A highly anticipated summertime tradition, this popular community event features live music, local food vendors, and activities for the kids. Take a break from the workday, soak up the sun, grab a bite to eat, listen to some fabulous tunes, and watch the kids dance and play.

Lunch On The Lawn is free and open to the community. Bring the whole family, your blankets and lawn chairs, and join us for some summer fun while sharing in one of the amazing events that makes Bozeman such an extraordinary community.

2024 SCHEDULE

Coming Soon


Community Open Mic Night

5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

We’re back and building on the success of last summer by bringing Bozeman, Community Night! This incredible event will feature: an open mic night, a headlining closing band, delicious food vendors, and incredible local artists.

Do you have a talent that needs to be showcased? This is your opportunity to take center on the Emerson’s fabulous outdoor stage and show the Bozeman community what you’ve got!

Community Night is free and open to the public. Join your friends and family on the Emerson lawn for 4-weeks this summer. Bring your blankets and lawn chairs, grab a bit to eat, pick up a gift from a local artist, and dance the night away.

SIGN UP FOR OPEN MIC NIGHT

OPEN MIC RULES

4:30 – 5:00 PM is reserved exclusively for performers 14 and under

  • Slots are 5 minutes and must include your entrance and exit.
  • Time slots can be reserved in advance. There will be limited walk on spots that will be given on a first come first serve basis.

5:00 – 6:00 PM is open to performers of all ages

  • Slots are up to 10 minutes and must include your entrance and exit.
  • Time slots can be reserved in advance. There will be limited walk on spots that will be given on a first come first serve basis.
  • You will be notified when you are “on deck” please be ready; instruments out, tuned up, ready to take the stage!
  • The Emerson will provide some equipment like: a soundboard, speakers, microphones, cables, etc. We do not have instruments. Please reach out to the Emerson’s tech director with any questions. - Dacotah Stordahl at (406) 587-9797 x109
  • All performances must be family friendly - Please note you will be unplugged if you cannot abide.
  • We encourage you to stay after your performance slot. Fellow performers have enjoyed your set please stay and enjoy theirs as well.
  • Be respectful of the Emerson, it’s staff, and equipment.
  • Thank you for being a part of this fabulous opportunity.

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS


Email our artistic director with any questions.

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