Once the Google calendar has closed on 2014 and the holidays are over, it's when Missoula winter days can drag the longest. But there's a surfeit of events on the horizon that can keep arts fanatics going during winter.

Here are 15 things to look forward to through the beginning of March.

Missoula multi-instrumentalist Travis Yost (Tom Catmull's Radio Static, Next Door Prison Hotel) will perform under his Love is a Dog from Nebr…

Once "Clue" was only an amusing board game that posed many a question: Which whimsically named character will die? Whodunit? Who kills someone…

The MSO's popular, family friendly take on the classics can help introduce children to classical music in its natural format – 100 musicians i…

KBGA College Radio will mark the end of its annual fundraising drive Feb. 7 with its End of Thon party. The concert, whose lineup hasn't yet b…

The highest number of guitar players per capita in a five-state area will likely be found in the audience on Feb. 9 at Missoula's Top Hat Loun…

Montana has a reputation as a haven for printmaking, so why not familiarize yourself with the form? The Zootown Arts Community Center's Last B…

Pokey LaFarge doesn't play ragtime, early jazz and blues as a stiff re-enactment – he has the right proportions of reverence and vibrancy to e…

Off the Rack functions as a fashion show, a celebration of healthy sexuality in all its forms and a fundraiser. All those elaborate costumes c…

Jason McMackin, bassist for local rock band Total Combined Weight, devised the rock lotto as a way to put on a good show at the peak of the wi…

Fans of hip-hop have already marked their calendars for March 5, when legendary producer DJ Premier comes to Stage 112 with emcee Royd da 5'9.…

Missoula authors released a slew of well-received novels in 2014. Kim Zupan's "The Ploughmen," (Henry Holt) is a contrast in good and evil set…

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Brian White, "Uncle Buck," metal and antler.