BOZEMAN- Through September, Downtown Bozeman art galleries and businesses will open their doors on the second Friday of the month for an art walk. During the event, businesses and galleries feature artists’ openings and receptions from 6-8 p.m. and often provide complimentary hors d’oeuvres and refreshments.

While you stroll from gallery to gallery enjoying the visual stimulation on display, live jazz and rock music played by young musicians from the area will treat your ears. You can find these artists, ensembles and/or bands at the following rotating locations: First Security Bank, Ellen Theatre, Soroptimist Park and the Emerson Center.

The 2016 Art Walk dates are June 10, July 8, August 12 and September 9. The art walk will resume for one winter art walk on December 9.

The art walks are free and open to the public and will go on rain or shine. Maps for the 2016 art walks are available at 30+ participating galleries and at For more information, call the Downtown Bozeman Association at (406) 586-4008.