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Annual Banquet & Auction

September 30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Donors raise their bid paddles at the Montana Natural History Center's Annual Banquet and Auction

Join Us for MNHC’s Annual Banquet & Auction!

When: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Where: University Center Ballroom at the University of Montana

Please join us for an evening of silent and live auctions; exciting raffles; delicious dinner, dessert and complimentary wine; visiting with old friends and meeting new ones; celebrating 26 years of accomplishments and fun!
Bid on nature excursions, international travel packages, local dinners and services, original artwork and more! Proceeds support our nature education programs.
A big thank you for your continued support and to our sponsors!

Tickets are $50/person ($60/person after September 20th).
Purchase your ticket(s) HERE.

We seat up to 10 guests per table and you are more than welcome to purchase a whole table.
Please email smillar [at] montananaturalist [dot] org with your guests’ names, so that we can be sure to seat you all together.

Online tickets will not be available after Monday, September 25th. Please call us at 406.327.0405 or email smillar [at] montananaturalist [dot] org to purchase tickets after the 25th.

Check out some of our fabulous LIVE AUCTION ITEMS here!

Dinner Menu:

Grilled Tri-tip Entree:
Baby Spinach Salad with Red Onion, FTC* Goat Cheese, and Dried Figs, with a Citrus Vinaigrette
Grilled Tri-tip with FTC Roasted Tomato Demi, Rustic Gruyere Gratin, and Haricot Verts
Chocolate Decadence with Huckleberry Mousse

Vegetarian Entree:
Baby Spinach Salad with Red Onion, FTC* Goat Cheese, and Dried Figs, with a Citrus Vinaigrette
Butternut Squash Risotto with FTC Goat Cheese and Toasted Peppitas
Chocolate Decadence with Huckleberry Mousse

Dinner rolls from Le Petit Outre and coffee provided by The Loose Caboose

*Farm to College (locally-sourced foods).

If you have specific dietary restrictions, please contact Sarah at smillar [at] montananaturalist [dot]org.

Each table has two complimentary bottles of premium wine provided by a generous MNHC supporter.

Our 2017 Auction & Banquet is proudly presented by:


September 30, 2017
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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University Center Ballroom
32 Campus Drive
Missoula, MT 59812 United States
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