A trivia competition that also serves as a fundraiser, the Global Gauntlet supports the Montana World Affairs Council’s ongoing effort to increase global awareness in Montana communities and classrooms. Enjoy a sit-down dinner, silent and live auction, and six rounds of trivia. Begins at 5 p.m. $250 for two tickets.
Run Wild Missoula hosts the 24th annual family-friendly Pumpkin Run with a 5K and 400 meter dash starting at 10 a.m. Registration open now. Proceeds go to the Muscular Dystrophy Association and University of Montana Kless Revolving Energy Loan Fund.
Celebrate the fall with live music, gallery tours and conversations with exhibiting artists Ellen Garvens, Barbara Weissberger, Lillian Pitt, and Ken Little. Indulge in catered hors d’oeuvres and a no-host bar! $10 adults/$5 students (free for members). 5 to 8 p.m.
Get ready for a boo-tacular time with the Missoula Y! Wear your favorite family-friendly costume and enjoy health treats, spooky activities, a bounce house, photo booth, raffle, and more! This event is free to attend.
After seven decades of celebrating skiing and snowboarding, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that nothing compares to the anticipation of another season. Come get stoked for winter! Start time is 6:30 p.m.
Thinking about buying a home? Learn the basics of the home-buying process through the HUD Certified Housing Counselor and Homebuyer educator, Julie Pavlish and other professionals. Throughout this 9-hour class, you'll learn to select a lender, determine what you can afford, distinguish between different types of loans and so much more. Registration is required and can be completed at HomeWord.org.
Time to get your bike, trailer, and pickup truck for the annual pumpkin reharvest event. Riders and drivers will be divided up and taken to Missoula neighborhoods to save as many pumpkins as possible. Pumpkins will be trucked to a local farm to feed goats, chickens, and hogs. Venture starts at 10 a.m.
November is a month for gratitude. Reflect on what is bringing happiness into our daily lives and express that through images, drawings, stencils, paint, pen and ink, and a variety of other materials. Join Kate Crouch and explore gratitude through a layered art exercise. Class begins at 7 p.m.
Enjoy live music by Salsa Loca, small bites, beverages, dancing, and a silent auction. Missoula Medical Aid is able to significantly improve the lives of people in rural and impoverished communities of Honduras with your support. Let the fun begin at 7 p.m.
All are welcome to attend and it's free! This night is an opportunity to share poetry, stories, show-n-tell, comedy, art, music, song, and dance. Kids are welcome to attend and participate. Share or listen, starting at 7 p.m.
Get a head start on your holiday shopping at the largest craft sale in Western Montana! Begins at 9 a.m.
Get some fresh air and exercise before feasting on a Thanksgiving meal! These two fun runs will travel along the Riverfront and Milwaukee Trails with short distances on a few Missoula city streets. Participants will receive chip timing, a winter hat, and are eligible for overall prizes. See you there at 9:30 a.m.
Make a beautiful holiday wreath out of local conifer boughs. You'll be shown how to create the frame, attach greenery, and add decorations. Cost is $30 for MNHC members and $35 for non-members. Registration is required and can be completed on MontanaNaturalist.org.