Picture yourself relaxing on a blanket, gazing at picturesque Gallatin County mountains, feeling warm summer air on your skin, and listening to the sounds of incredible live music. Sounds pretty perfect, doesn’t it?! You can make this dream a reality when you visit Montana and attend Music in the Mountains in Big Sky.
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Your Guide to Music in the Mountains in Big Sky
What is Music in the Mountains?
The Music in the Mountains concert series is one of the state’s finest free outdoor concert series. The events take place every Thursday night from June through September at 6 p.m. The state-of-the-art venue is Center Stage at Town Center Park, located within Big Sky Town Center. Locals and visitors alike fall in love with this outdoor music festival time and time again.
What Musicians Will Be at Music in the Mountains?
This top-notch concert series does a fantastic job of featuring the best up-and-coming touring musicians in the country, as well as beloved, well-known artists. Past performers have included Laney Lou and the Bird Dogs, Mt. Joy, Dead Sky, DeadPhish Orchestra, California Honeydrops, Midnight River Choir, and more. Plus, headlining performances have featured Willie Nelson, Tanya Tucker, Ricky Skaggs, Bonnie Raitt, and Merle Haggard. As you can see, Music in the Mountains consists of a wide array of musical genres, so it’s easy to find the perfect show for everyone!
Note: To explore the current lineup for Music in the Mountains, be sure to visit the Arts Council of Big Sky website.
Is There Just Music?
Music in the Mountains is known for its top-notch musical performances. You can enjoy a whole lot more than just tunes when you attend these events, though! You can check out various food and beverage vendors and enjoy a delicious meal as the sun sets down over the mountains. There’s also a bunch of fun-filled activities for kids. Did we mention that these events are free?!
Stay With Us at The Wilson Hotel
You won’t want to miss the unbelievable free outdoor concert series that is Music in the Mountains. When you’re looking for the best place to stay during your visit, look no further than The Wilson Hotel. We offer five-star guest rooms and suites, paired with excellent amenities and customer service in the heart of Big Sky. When you stay with us, you’ll always have convenient access to the area’s best things attractions, such as ziplining, hiking, horseback riding, and more!
Are you traveling as a couple or a group of three guests? Our Studio King is a great option for you! This accommodation features a king-sized bed, sleeper sofa, fully functioning kitchen (complete with dishes, silverware, coffee maker, refrigerator, etc.), iron/ironing board, and more! Plus, you’ll have access to our outstanding onsite amenities, including our pool, complimentary breakfast, fitness center, and game room. What else could you need?