Montana's Phase 1 of reopening begins on Monday, April 27th, that means the restrictive reopening of retail stores. Some will open, many have opted to give it more time and stick with online business.

To help small businesses thrive, Downtown Missoula is holding a 'Virtual Shop Small Weekend' this Thursday, April 30th to Sunday, May 3rd from 5 to 8 p.m. each day. Local businesses are coming together to bring special offers, giveaways, and more to you virtually. Let's support Missoula’s locally owned businesses and take advantage of some great sales! Get more info and the full list of participating businesses here. First Friday is back, baby!

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