Big Sky, Montana In April
Big Sky Spring Events & Activities
Are you feeling the spring fever setting in? Have you been dreaming of stunning wildflowers, vibrant blue rivers, and breathtaking mountain views? If so, there’s only one place to be – Big Sky, Montana in April! From the magnificent Lone Peak looming overhead to the adjoining Yellowstone National Park just a short distance away, this small town offers great events throughout the entire month. Enjoy end-of-winter activities or start to enjoy the Spring scenery, Big Sky is sure to make your April getaway a memorable one! PLUS rates on lodging, activities, and entertainment begin to drop. Check out some of the upcoming events & activities below & save with.
April 1st - Big Air Event
A FREE one-day festival the Big Air & Apress is free and presented by Sam Adams. Come watch the stunt show on snow where professional athletes perform amazing big air jumps and aerial acrobatics all culminating with fireworks and a chance to win the 2023 limited edition Sam Adams x Lago Snowboards collab board!
April 1st - Live Music at Tips Up
Head on over to Big Skys Town Center to the Tips Up establishment to enjoy some fantastic live music from the band Lost Ox a genre-blending jammers while you grab a cocktail or beer. Starts at 10:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m.
April 6th through April 9th - Big Sky Chapel Easter Holy Week
Join the Big Sky Chapel as the Celebrate Easter with numerous events and activities starting on the 6th at 5 p.m. with Thursday of the Lord's Supper Mass - St. Joseph Catholic Mission and at 7 p.m. for Holy Eucharist with Foot-washing Rite- All Saints in Big Sky.
April 8th - SheJumps Junior Ski Patrol Clinic
SheJumps Wild Skills Junior Ski Patrol is a one-day camp where girls learn mountain safety and first aid while working with the women of the ski patrol community and SheJumps volunteers. Participants are taught a range of outdoor skills that are utilized by ski patrollers to keep the mountain safe through first aid, avalanche control, snow science, weather stations, toboggans, avalanche rescue techniques, radio communication, avalanche dogs, and much more. Intermediate to advanced ability is required and is for female and non-binary identifying skiers and riders ages 8-17 years old.
April 21st - West Entrance into Yellowstone Opens
Visitors can expect an incredible outdoor experience at Yellowstone National Park with the re-opening of the West Entrance - making it a great place for families and nature enthusiasts alike! Yellowstone National Park is set to open its West Entrance on April 21, 2023. With the opening of this key entrance, visitors will have access to roads leading from Madison Junction to Mammoth Hot Springs, Old Faithful and Norris to Canyon. However, not all roads will be open upon the seasonal re-opening. Other roads and entrances such as the East Entrance to Lake Village (Sylvan Pass), Canyon to Lake Villageand and the South Entrance to West Thumb, West Thumb to Old Faithful (Craig Pass), West Thumb to Lake Village, Tower-Roosevelt to Tower Fall, Canyon to Tower Fall (Dunraven Pass), as well as Beartooth Highway (US-212), Chief Joseph Scenic Byway (WY-296) are not slated to open until later dates.
April 23rd - Winter Closing Day
Come Celebrate with Big Sky Resorts as they bring the 2022/2023 skiing & snowboarding season to a close with great entertainment and events.
Find a Home Base for All Your April Events & Activities
Wilson Peak Properties hosts a plethora of luxury condos, homes, and all other vacation rentals located near & in Big Sky Montana. Our beautiful accommodations, family-friendly environment, and easy access to all things Big Sky make staying with Wilson Peak Properties a great choice for anyone visiting the area. Want to amp up your time in Big Sky during April? Read more about April Skiing on our March 1st blog, April Skiing Under the Big Sky. Don't hesitate, book your Big Sky vacation today!