Big Sky's summer explodes with vibrant life – wildflowers paint the meadows, adventure beckons on every trail, and the fresh mountain air invigorates your soul. But what truly makes Big Sky special is its heart: the local community. This summer, explore Big Sky like an insider by supporting the amazing businesses that keep this mountain town thriving.


Fuel Your Adventures Locally:

Lunch at Blue Moon BakeryDine and sip  your way through Big Sky by visiting one of the many local establishments. Whether your savoring fluffy Belgian waffles or sipping a locally crafted brew, in Big Sky, you'll find a selection of dining choices to fit your style and budget. 




Experience Big Sky with Local Guides:

Kids HorsebackBig Sky guides are knowledge and eager to get visitors out on the trails and rivers for an unforgettable, once-in-a-lifetime experience.  Whether you're seeking a thrilling whitewater rafting trip with Montana Whitewater, or a peaceful horseback ride with Canyon Adventures, choosing a local guide service offers a personalized and enriching experience.  




Shop Local, Find Big Sky Treasures:

Shopping in Big SkyForget big-box stores! Pick up top-notch outdoor gear and clothing at locally owned shops in town.  From fishing gear at East Slope Outdoors to mountain bike rentals at Gallatin Alpine Sports, you'll find friendly faces ready to help you find exactly what you need for your adventure.  You'll also find one-of-a-kind souvenirs and Montana-themed treasures from Big Sky's array of boutique shops and art galleries. 




Beyond Shopping – Supporting the Community:

Big Sky's Town Center and Farmers MarketVisit a local event in town! Here are some quick events we recommend attending during your visit this summer: 

Big Sky Farmers Market: Immerse yourself in the community spirit at the Wednesday evening Big Sky Farmers Market from June - September. Stock up on fresh produce, artisan crafts, and delicious treats, all from local vendors.

Music in the Mountains: Enjoy free, live entertainment along with local food and drink vendors every Thursday night in the summer.  This event is held at Len Hill Park. 

Keep an eye out for events hosted by local businesses and organizations.  Such events include live music nights at local bars, and art walks showcasing local talent – these events add vibrancy to our town and directly benefit the Big Sky community.



Don't miss out on Big Sky's summer magic! Immerse yourself in the local scene, fuel your adventures with delicious food, and find one-of-a-kind treasures. By supporting local, you'll directly contribute to the heart and soul of our mountain town.