“A Stevensville Country Christmas”, Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

This festive celebration begins with the “Parade of Lights”, caroling down Main Street, the Christmas Story, and open houses. Decoration and beautiful lights adorn our historic town. Open houses at the businesses with complimentary, wonderful Christmas treats, with horse and wagon rides throughout the evening, and a hayride to boot! Santa arrives for pictures and a very memorable evening is always had by all. Join us in Stevensville for an old fashion “Stevensville Country Christmas”.

For more information call SMSA @ 777-3773.


”A Stevensville Country Christmas”

Friday, December 2nd and Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

Friday, December 2nd Special Events

10am to 9pm Historic Saint Mary’s Mission & Museum – West end of 4th street – Gift Shop will be Open — View the Outdoor Nativity Scene and the Christmas Nativity Exhibit. All Gift Shop sales– 10% off.

5pm to 9pm Stevensville’s First Friday – “A Stevensville Country Christmas” – Businesses open, Holiday specials, entertainment, artists and crafters hosted, refreshments, great food at the restaurants and more!!

5pm to 8pm Bitterroot Valley Model Railroad Club – Inside Kohl Building – Basement Level below Valley Drug – Trains will be running!

5:30pm to 8:30pm Groovz Studio – Carnival style games set up in our studio. Families can come and warm up and let the kids play. $1 buys 5 ticket. Come see our space and have some fun!!

6pm to 7 pm North Valley Library –North Valley Public Library presents Charla Bauman performing a special Holiday Concert at the North Valley Public Library, 208 Main Street Admission is free.

6pm to 8pm Burnt Fork Veterinary Clinic. Pet photos with Santa. Each photo will be $8.00. All proceeds go to Bitterroot Humane Association. Christmas attire available (antlers, hats, Santa beards) if you would like to dress your pet for the photo. Cookies, refreshments and Fun!!

6:15 pm Veteran’s Park – line up for the parade of lights. Bring flashlights and dress warm!

Caroling by Stevensville High School Choir.

6:30pm Veteran’s Park – Lighting of Community Tree and Parade of Lights begins proceeding to Downtown at 3rd and Main – Live Nativity Scene, Christmas Story and Caroling. Cookies and Hot Chocolate served by Sportsman’s Church in front of the Rocky Mountain Bank at 3rd and Main


6:45pm to 8:45pm Santa Visitor Center Open –Valley Drug LobbySanta arrives immediately following the parade of lights (6:45pm)!! Visit with Santa – take pictures of your little ones as they tell Santa their wishes.

7pm to 9pm Wagon Rides Start – Loading at Mountain West Coop-Cenex – Trolley and Hay Wagon rides downtown or catch the wagon to St. Mary’s Mission. Sit by the warming fire while you wait! Sponsored By: Mountain West Coop-Cenex, Burnt Fork Market, Stevensville Civic Club, Viva Oaxaca, Valley Drug and Variety, Stevi Café and the Creamery Antique Mall. Thank you sponsors for this fun event!

7:30pm Stevensville Playhouse presents –– Christmas Belles, Show dates – Dec. 2,3,9,10,16,and 17 at 7:30 or December 4,11 and 18 at 2:00. For tickets or more information call the theatre at 777-2722 or go online at info@stevensvilleplayhouse.org

7 pm to 9 pm Historic St. Mary’s Mission Chapel Chapel Open House.

6pm to 9pm Friday Open Houses Stevensville Businesses

Stop by explore, visit, enjoy refreshments

Sharing Trees: Visit the Sharing Trees located at Rocky Mountain Bank, Farmers State Bank, Ravalli County Bank and Missoula Federal Credit Union – Stevensville branch.

Toys for Tots: Toys for Tots donation boxes at: Farmers State Bank, Rocky Mountain Bank, Valley Drug, Full Moon Saloon, High Country Club, Ravalli County Bank, Ace Hardware, Lone Rock School, and Three Mile Store. For more information, please contact Joee Rogish call 642-3246. joseph.rogish@yahoo.com.

Saturday, December 3rd, Special Events

10 am to 3pm Historic St. Mary’s Mission and Museum – West End of 4th Street – Outdoor Nativity scene and the Christmas Nativity Exhibit will be open Sat. & Sun. December 2nd and 3rd – Sunday 10am-2pm. All Gift Shop sales in December – 10% off.

10 am to 3pm Booster Club Bazaar – Stevensville High School, 300 Park Street – 50+ vendors – 33rd Annual

Stevensville Booster Club Craft Bazaar. Join us for some great crafts and homemade soup and pies.

Everyone gets in free.

1pm to 4pm Bitterroot Valley Model Railroad Club – Kohl Building – Below Valley Drug & Variety Will be running every Saturday until Christmas (1PM to 4 PM)!!

6pm to 8:30pm “Splendor on Main” A Special Holiday Gala – at the Living Center, 63 Main Street, — Fine Wines, Delicious Food and Hors d’oeuvre Buffet, Live Auction, People’s Choice Raffle – Fun! $40 per person – Presented by Stevensville Main Street Association. For Reservations and ticket info – call: 777-3773

“Shop Stevensville Gift Certificates” make great gifts!

Good at any Stevensville Business

Available for purchase at Rocky Mountain Bank!!


“A Stevensville Country Christmas”

First Friday December 2nd – Downtown Stevensville!

Good Eats:

Morning Star Caffeine & Cuisine 308 Main St.

Dinner will be served until 8pm. Come join the Christmas party with “By Still Waters” providing music for a fun filled evening. Music and goodies until 9pm

CJ’s 324 Main St.

Try our delicious food and great drink menu!

Viva Oaxaca 201 Main St.

First Friday Special a nice warm soup dish. #44 Molcajete Steak or Chicken. $14.00 Watch for the Taco Truck!

Plum Loco 201 Main St.

Great refreshments – beer, wine and mixed drinks!

Romeo’s Italian Kitchen 755 Main St.

Stop in to Romeos on First Friday for Wine Down Weekend. Experience our new Menu and enjoy 1/2 price wine and Italian sodas all weekend. Pumpkin Cheesecake is back for a limited time. If you haven’t had one of our scratch-made desserts, stop in and find out what you’ve been missing. Wine Down Weekend will be on Black Friday weekend also, stop in after a hectic day of shopping, Grazie!

Mission Bistro 225 Main St.

A Northwest Cuisine with French Influence. Enjoy an exquisite food experience. Great Wine Selection- Local Brewery Beer from Blacksmith and Wildwood Breweries. Reservations recommended – Walk-ins Welcome. Open Wednesday – Saturday Serving dinner 5pm to 10 pm and Sunday Brunch 9am to 3pm.

The Catered Table 205 Main St.

Casual Fine Dining / Restaurant & Catering

Steaks, Fish, Pasta with Wine and Beer Selections. Try our succulent Prime Rib on First Friday! Hours – Tuesday through Saturday – Open for dinner from 5pm to 9pm and Sunday Dinner 5-8pm.

Stevi Café 202 Main St.

Open First Friday! Mouth Watering Prime Rib Friday and Saturday. Book your Holiday Party NOW! Seating for large groups – Locally Famous! Local beers on tap.

Flavorful 101 Church St.

Stop by for a Flavorful experience! Build your delicious burritos with our fresh organic, locally grown selections! Open Tuesday – Saturday 11am to 7pm. Open late o First Friday!

Blacksmith Brewing 114 Main St.

Great Beer and Great Gifts!

Art Parties!

Lutzenhiser Jewelry/Primoris Jewelry Gallery

116 & 118 Main St.

We are pleased to be featuring the advanced placement Art Students from Stevensville High School! There will be an artist opening on First Friday. We will also have Philip Williams at the piano from 6pm to 8pm. Holiday hours: 12/6 to 12/10 open 11-6, 11-8 on Friday. 12/12 to 12/24 open 11-6pm and 11- 8pm on Friday.

River’s Mist Gallery and Gifts 317 Main St.

This Christmas, give the Gift of Art. Stop by and enjoy the beautiful one of a kind artwork found at River’s Mist. Katherine Fichtler will again be creating artwork during First Friday and be sure to enter to win a hand carved pine bench created by Roy Cranmore. You will find something to fit every pocket book, so drop by, enter to win, have some goodies and watch art being created. We will be open First Friday from 11:00 am till 9:00 pm

Remember Stevensville Gift Certificates available at Rocky Mountain Bank – Good anywhere in Stevensville!

Rocky Mountain Bank 220 Main St.

Join us for refreshments, coffee, cookies and cake!

Farmers State Bank 725 Main St.

Join us for refreshments, cookies and coffee from 9am to 5pm on First Friday!

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

North Valley Public Library 208 Main St

Montanan Singer Songwriter Charla Bauman is the special guest of the North Valley Library for December’s First Friday event.

North Valley Public Library presents Charla Bauman performing a special Holiday Concert on Friday December 2nd from 6-7 pm.

Holiday songs plus a variety of country and folk songs will be presented for your listening pleasure. Light refreshments will be served. All ages are welcome and admission is free.

Stevensville Playhouse 319 Main St.

Need a laugh during the holiday hubbub? Christmas Belles at the Stevensville Playhouse is the answer. Come watch the three Futrell sisters from Faro, Texas try their darndest to put on the best Christmas Pageant ever staged. Everything that could go wrong, has. Where will they find a replacement cast and what’s the big family secret. Join the hilarity on December 2,3,9,10,16, and 17 at 7:30 or December 4,11 and 18 at 2:00. For tickets or more information call the theatre at 777-2722 or go online at info@stevensvilleplayhouse.org


Cenex Mountain West Coop 115 Main St.

Gift Certificates available for Christmas!

Catch the Wagon here on First Friday!

Valley Drug & Variety 301 Main St.

Santa will be at Valley Drug for pictures 6:45pm to 8:45pm. Come and take that special photo! Enjoy cookies and refreshments provided by Valley Drug Employees!

From lanyards, ball caps and polo shirts, to knit hats, sweatshirts and lightweight workout jackets….we have Yellowjacket sports gear to wear when cheering on your favorite Stevensville sports team! Stop in today to get your special sports athlete their favorite before their favorite is gone!

Visit Triple 7 Liquor Store for those special holiday refreshments and gifts.

“Simply Irresistible Consignment Boutique”

306 Main St.

Stop by and visit and find something perfect for the Holiday Season. Excellent selection of women’s & children’s clothing and accessories, toys & baby equipment.

Rooster Creek Mercantile 217 Main St.

Primitive Country Folk Art – Open Wed.-Sat. 10am-4pm

Country Rustic for your home and houses for your birds – Perfect Christmas gifts for all- large inventory to select from. Stop in and find that perfect gift! Open late on First Friday!

Starrett Artists 211 Main St

Give that special gift of a timeless photo. Gift certificates available! Book your family portrait.

Bitterroot Thrift Store 229B Main St.

Open late First Friday! Lots of merchandise and great gifts at fantastic prices!

The Beaded Pony 105-G Ravalli

Beautiful gifts and creative ideas. Make something for that special person! “A Nice Little Bead Store in a Nice Little Town”

Peacock Floral 311 Main St Turning flowers into feelings…Come in and check out our new line of soy candles and new gift items. Pre-book you holiday decorating.

The Creamery Antique Mall 4072 Eastside Hwy. Open til 8pm on First Friday. Shop outside of the box. You’ve been to the box stores, now come to the Antique Mall and see the rest! Tues.-Sat. 10am-6pm, Sun. 10am-5pm

Bitterroot Team By Owner 300 Main St. Santa came early to Bitterroot Team. He’s left lots of goodies for you under the tree. Come early for the best selections. And you won’t want to miss the spectacular Christmas village while munching on some treats.

Active Care Family Chiropractic 212 Main St. Open House at Headwaters Wellness. Come in and meet, Dr. Forrest Lumpry (Stevensville’s newest doctor) and the rest of the health care team at Headwaters. We are also featuring metal artwork by local artist John Kimball.

Burnt Fork Market 601 Main St. Everything you need for the holidays! Baking supplies for your holiday treats! Bake sale through December 6th. We’ve got what you need!