Make it Missoula Monday | Week of Feb 15

It’s Make it Missoula Monday.  Each week, Trail 103.3 DJ, Craig Johnson shares his picks of the week for Missoula happenings. You can hear him discuss them on-air each Monday at 9:00 am. Here’s what’s happening this week:

Monday 2/15

Cinema Paradiso (FILM) at the Roxy Theater
Description: Join the University of Montana Office of International Programs for this installment of the Global Gateway Film Series.
Cinema Paradiso
Young Salvatore Di Vita (Salvatore Cascio) discovers the perfect escape from life in his war-torn Sicilian village: the Cinema Paradiso movie house, where projectionist Alfredo (Philippe Noiret) instills in the boy a deep love of films. When Salvatore grows up, falls in love with a beautiful local girl (Agnese Nano) and takes over as the Paradiso’s projectionist, Alfredo must convince Salvatore to leave his small town and pursue his passion for filmmaking.
All Ages
718 S Higgins Ave.

Blues Monday (BLUES / R & B) at The Badlander
208 Ryman St.

Tuesday 2/16


Budos Band 2/16 @8PM at the Top Hat Lounge

The Budos Band (FUNK) at the Top Hat Lounge
Tickets: $20 Adv; $23 DOS
134 W Front St.

Irish Traditional Music with the Craicers & Friends (FOLK) at Imagine Nation Brewing Co.
Description: All the way from Kingston, Jamaica, roots Reggae legends The Mighty Diamonds –Lloyd “Judge” Ferguson, Fitzroy “Bunny” Simpson and Donald “Tabby” Shaw formed in 1969 in the Trenchtown area of Kingston, Jamaica. They are the most consistent and long-running vocal trio in Jamaican musical history and for the past 46 years have been entertaining and educating the world with their sweet harmonies and conscious lyrics.
All Ages
1151 W. Broadway

Wednesday 2/17

The Infamous Stringdusters: The Ladies & Gentlemen Tour (BLUEGRASS) at the Wilma Theatre
Top Hat Entertainment is proud to present The Infamous Stringdusters: The Ladies and Gentlemen Tour at the Wilma on February 17. Tickets go on sale Friday, November 13 at the Top Hat, Rockin’ Rudy’s and online. Sign up for the Top Hat Newsletter for access to a special venue pre sale! All tickets are general admission standing room only with limited bench seating available on a first come, first served basis.
Tickets: $18 Advance; $20 DOS
131 S Higgins Ave.

Community Open Mic (ACOUSTIC/JAM) at the Starving Artist Cafe & Art Gallery
All Ages
3020 S Reserve St.

Thursday 2/18

Texas Tom (ACOUTSTIC / FOLK) at Lolo Peak Brewery
All Ages
6201 Brewry Way – Lolo


Railroad Earth Plays the Wilma Theatre 2/18 @8PM

Railroad Earth (JAM/BLUEGRASS) at the Wilma Theatre
Tickets: $25 ADV; $28 DOS
131 S Higgins Ave.

Julie Bug and Northern Exposure at the Sunrise Saloon
1805 Regent St.

Friday 2/19

Captain Wilson Conspiracy (JAZZ) at Ten Spoon Vineyard & Winery
Description: The modern synthesis. A contemporary approach to chamber jazz featuring originals, novel interpretations of standards and the current American songbook.
All Ages
4175 Rattlesnake Dr.

Zootown Improve: “Women Behaving Funny” (COMEDY) at the Stensrud Playhouse
314 N. 1st St. W.


Shane Clouse Benefit for Chicks n Chaps 2/19 @8PM – E3 Convergency Gallery 

Shane Clouse: Benefit for Chicks n Chaps (COUNTRY/FUNDRAISER) at E3 Convergence Gallery
Description: Yeehaw! Join us for an awesome night of music and fun with the amazing Shane Clouse to benefit our sponsored nonprofit Chicks n Chaps. Chicks n Chaps is a nonprofit organization that understands the emotional, physical, and financial burden that fighting breast cancer brings to an individual and their families.
Tickets: $15 which includes drinks and refreshments: 100% of the proceeds go to Chicks & Chaps.
229 W. Main

Swamp Ritual / Stone Elk/ Wizzerd (ROCK) at the Palace
Tickets: $3
147 W Broadway