Montana International Film Festival | Billings, MT Sept 19-23, 2018

See Billings


Billings is Montana's trailhead and is the destination for adventure, entertainment, arts, culture, education, and historic timelessness.

Billings is a growing and vibrant city located along the Yellowstone River in eastern Montana. Voted by Outside magazine as the #1 Best Town of 2016, the city has an abundant, energetic and passionate audience of film and art lovers.


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Near Billings

  • 60-minute drive to the historic ski and resort community, Red Lodge.

  • 70-minute drive to the beautiful Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness.

  • 80-minute drive to historic ranch and contemporary sculpture park, Tippet Rise Art Center.

  • 2.5-hour drive to Yellowstone National Park.

  • 15-minute drive to the Pictograph Cave State Park

  • 30-minute drive to the historic landmark, Pompey's Pillar.

  • 80-minute drive to the Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area

Some of what Billings has to Offer:

  • Lodging accommodations with more than 5,000 rooms

  • The historic Babcock Theater with 750 seats

  • More than 60 artisan restaurants, bakeries, and coffee shops

  • Eight micro-breweries and spirit distilleries in a 1.5-mile radius of downtown

  • An International Airport with non-stop flight options (Delta, United)

  • The Rimrock Park (pictured)

  • Access to the Yellowstone River (fishing, boating, camping, hiking)

  • A 10,000 seat convention center

  • Two hospitals (Billings Clinic and St Vincent Healthcare)

  • Montana State University and Rocky Mountain College

  • Several, 900-1500 seat music venues

  • Other arts & culture include the Billings Symphony, the Yellowstone Art Museum, the Strawberry Festival, and more!