Our mission is to make Downtown Billings the preferred place to work, live and play. Events are part of the “play” in our mission and DBA has been putting on events for years.

We’re always looking for good volunteers! If you’re interested in getting involved, contact our Event Director, or sign up for our Volunteer newsletter below:

Annual DBA events include but not limited to the following:
  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celtic Fair (Saturday in march closest to St. Patrick’s Day)
  • Purple 5K (late April)
  • Strawberry Festival (Early July) 
  • Alive After 5, Outdoor Summer Concert Series (Thursdays in June & July) Band Inquiry Form
  • HarvestFest (2nd Saturday in October)
  • Downtown Billings Restaurant Week (Late Fall) 
  • Downtown Trick or Treat
  • Holiday Parade (Friday after Thanksgiving)
  • and so much more…

Upcoming Signature Events


The Mug Crawl 2023
The Mug Crawl: Billings Ultimate Caffeine Lovers Event Join the Downtown Billings Alliance for the...read more
2023 St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celtic Fair
The downtown St. Patrick’s day celebration includes a St. Patrick’s Day Parade & Celtic Fair...read more
3rd Annual Downtown Billings Mini Golf Tournament
Mini Golf Tournament Test your putting skills and join us downtown for the 3rd annual...read more
32nd Annual Strawberry Festival
Presented by the Downtown Billings Alliance and TDS Fiber, the annual Strawberry Festival takes place...read more
Billings HarvestFest 2023
Presented by the Downtown Billings Alliance and Montana Brewing Company, located in the center of...read more

Past Signature Events


First Friday Holiday Stroll Featuring ArtWalk
December’s First Friday consists of the 21st annual Downtown Billings Holiday  Stroll, with events beginning...read more
37th Annual Holiday Parade
The Holiday Parade is a long-time tradition for the Billings community to usher in the...read more
Food Truck Lunch
Kick off the 3rd Annual 30 Days of Downtown Eats promotion with a Food Truck...read more
First Friday
Fridays downtown are always fun, but the First Friday of the month is extra special....read more
Downtown Trick or Treat 2022
Downtown Trick-or-Treat, is hosted by the Downtown Billings Alliance, and has been a popular and...read more
HarvestFest
Presented by the Downtown Billings Alliance and Montana Brewing Company, located in the center of...read more
Downtown Summer Sounds 3: Kip Moore
  Together with the  Pub Station Presents team we’re excited to announce the summer’s third...read more
Alive After 5
Live Music & Fun with 1500 of Your Closest Friends! Music – Food – Drinks...read more
2022 Crazy Days Weekend
We are keeping the heat turned up for the CRAZY DAYS weekend in Downtown Billings!...read more
First Friday
First Friday is a monthly promotion that highlights the best our downtown community has to...read more