A Chocolat Affair, Kalispell, Montana

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“A Chocolat Affair” is a sugar-filled event in Kalispell, Montana, that happens at the beginning of February each year. Many of the downtown businesses in Kalispell offer free chocolate and wine from 5-7 pm on this wonderful Friday February evening each year.  Yes, I said FREE ...

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Things To Do Outdoors in Northwest Montana in the Winter

Walking in a Winter Wonderland, Whitefish, Montana, Cross Country Skiing, Montana Vacation Blog 2014

The winter may not seem like the ideal time to visit Montana, thanks to the large amount of snow and cold weather.  I start to go stir crazy if I am indoors in the winter, something that happens more frequently now that I have small children.  But there are plenty of things to do outdoors... ...

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Sweet Pickin’s Pumpkin Patch, Kalispell, Montana

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Sweet Pickin’s Pumpkin Patch is a fun stop from the end of September through the end of October for your children.  Whether you are a local or you are visiting from out of town, this is a great way to entertain your kids and tire them out. This is a really fun pumpkin patch in... Read More

2014 Summer Symphony Pops at Rebecca Farm, Kalispell, Montana

The talented Glacier Symphony will be playing their “Summer Symphony Pops” event on June 28, 2014.  The event will take place at the lovely Rebecca Farm outside of Kalispell, Montana. The event is Saturday evening, with the gates opening at 5:30 pm to enjoy a picnic or food from ...

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Poisonberry Jewelry: Adorable Montana Love Necklaces

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One of my favorite items to buy in Montana are the adorable heart necklaces made by Poisonberry Jewelry.  The “Big Sky Love” Series is a tribute to the love so many of us feel for Montana.  And it just so happens that this series comes in adorable, multi-colored designs that anyone ...

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Moose’s Saloon, Kalispell, Montana

Moose’s Saloon is located in downtown Kalispell, Montana, at the corner of Main Street and Idaho.  From the outside, you would barely even notice the old-fashioned saloon, but it is worth the stop for a local’s favorite. Look for the SALOON sign hanging from the side of a wood ...

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The Event at Rebecca Farm, Kalispell, Montana

Each year for the past decade, the Event at Rebecca Farm has been held in northwest Montana.  It is held just west of Kalispell, on the Rebecca Farm. At the end of July, around 450 competitors and 20,000 spectators gather to watch various horse sporting events, from Eventing and Dressage to ...

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Picking Flathead Lake Cherries at the Hockaday Orchards south of Lakeside, Montana

Flathead Lake Cherries are pretty much considered a delicacy in the Flathead Valley, in northwest Montana.  Travelers and visitors seek out these soft, dark cherries, from orchards to roadside stands. These cherries are generally not ripe until the middle to the end of July.  So if you want to ...

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The Lodge at McGregor Lake Resort: A great spot in northwest Montana on the lake

McGregor Lake Resort is located just over 30 miles west of Kalispell, Montana on Highway 2 West.  McGregor Lake Resort has a few cabins and hotel rooms available for rent, for only $59.99 a night!   There is also an RV park across the highway, with television and Internet available. I ...

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Local Breweries in the Flathead Valley, Montana (Whitefish, Kalispell, Polson, Columbia Falls, and Bigfork)

Looking to try a local beer?  Here is a list of breweries in the Flathead area (listed by town, including Bigfork, Columbia Falls, Lakeside, Polson, Whitefish): BIGFORK  Flathead Lake Brewing Company – 25008 Hwy 35, (5 miles south of) Bigfork, Montana www.flatheadlakebrewing.com They have live ...

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