It's the unofficial start to summer! What are you going to be doing this Memorial Day weekend? Grilling? Camping?  If you're looking for something to do, here are 3 Fun Things to Do This Memorial Day Weekend around the Bozeman area:

  • The Martian: Friday, 7 p.m. @ Ellen Theater. The Martian features guest speaker Dr. Mac Burgess, MSU Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology. The film is set on Mars, where astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet.
  • Hells A-Roarin Horse Drive: Saturday, 2 p.m. in Gardiner, Montana. Annual horse drive through the town of Gardiner. The drive begins at 2 p.m. at the rodeo grounds in Gardiner. It will continue down Scott Street then turn left up Jardine Rd. for 9 miles to Hell’s A-Roarin’ Ranch.BBQ, dance, live music, cowboy poetry, food and no-host bar. More Info
  • American Legion Memorial Day Parade: Monday, 9:30 a.m., downtown Bozeman. Breakfast @ American Legion at 7 a.m. Parade will be followed by a memorial service at Sunset Hills Cemetery at 11 a.m. For more information contact Dave Polmanteer at 599-9197. More Info

Enjoy your Memorial Day Weekend, XL Nation!