Events

Downtown Helena is a fun and exciting place to shop and play!

Parade of Lights & Holiday Stroll Weekend

Kick off the holiday season with the Holiday Stroll Weekend. Festivities begin with the Parade of Lights on Friday followed by Small Business Saturday.

2018 parade theme is Christmas Characters.

Deck the Halls Downtown

Help us make downtown Holiday ready!

Register your business in the storefront decorating contest. One winner will be selected and that winner will receive 50% off their 2019 DHI membership!

Winner will be announced on Dec. 3

 

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa takes place on December 8 at Bert & Ernies (361 N. Last Chance Gulch).  There are two sittings: one at 9:00 am and one at 10:00 a.m.  Enjoy a free Breakfast with Santa, sponsored by Downtown Helena, Inc., Bert and Ernies, Fire Tower Coffee and Sysco Foods. Santa will be at Bert and Ernies for the kiddos! Please bring an unwrapped gift to donate to Toys for Tots.

 

Spring Art Walk

The Spring Art Walk is an annual event organized by Downtown Helena, Inc. and co-sponsored by the Business Improvement District which draws hundreds of people downtown for a fun and vibrant night.

This highly anticipated annual event is dedicated to displaying Helena’s finest artists hosted by Downtown businesses. This event brings downtown businesses, local artists, and the Helena community together to experience a variety of art in unique venues throughout downtown.

There will be free food and beverages, live music, and door prizes at select locations. Come celebrate the arts at the Spring Art Walk!

 

Roll & Stroll Downtown

National Bike Month is in May. Downtown Helena is a vibrant biking community and this event gets us ready for the summer trails and promotes health and fitness.

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Kids Fall Fest

Celebrate autumn in Downtown Helena with the Kids’ Fall Fest, a free family-friendly event on Saturday, October 12 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Pioneer Park.  Join Downtown Helena, Inc. and the Helena Business Improvement District as they bring you fun activities.

This event is designed to benefit and bring together a wide variety of entities in the Helena community. Local community organizations will be set up with educational booths and fun activities for kids of all ages. Local businesses will be offering items for sale.

 

Little Tykes Trick or Treat

Dress up in your favorite costumes and join Downtown Helena, Inc. and the Helena Business Improvement District for the Little Tykes Trick or Treat on Halloween, October 31 from 1 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. throughout Downtown Helena.

 

 

 

Fall Art Walk

The Fall Art Walk is an annual event organized by Downtown Helena, Inc. and co-sponsored by the Business Improvement District which draws hundreds of people downtown for a fun and vibrant night.

This highly anticipated annual event is dedicated to displaying Helena’s finest artists hosted by Downtown businesses. This event brings downtown businesses, local artists, and the Helena community together to experience a variety of art in unique venues throughout downtown.

There will be free food and beverages, live music, and door prizes at select locations. Come celebrate the arts at the Fall Art Walk!