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Bannack Historic Lodge No. 3-7-77
in Bannack State Park @ Bannack, Montana
Montana's First Territorial Capital

PERIOD DRESS AT ANNUAL MEETING IF POSSIBLE

This year we hope to wear more period dress if possible in Bannack for the Annual Meeting, 

LADIES ARE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR PERIOD HATS

Hopefully we be more period dress or if not period just with men in dark pants, white shirts and string or western look period with ties. Vests if want to and dark coats if weather demands, and ladies to compliment men's dress.

WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THIS YEAR IN BANNACK

9/11/2020     ------    9/13/2020

Bannack Annual Excitement Weekend

BANNACK ANNUAL MEETING SEPTEMBER 12TH 2020

Friday Sept 11th Bannack Weekend starts at 4 PM in the Bannack Group-Use Pavilion with BBQ Dinner by Wisdom Lodge No. 61 with the BBQ dinner starting at 4 PM & going until about 7 PM

Come and enjoy great food and a special time to meet old friends and make many new ones

 

Saturday Sept 12th Bannack Weekend Events in Bannack:

9:45 AM Gathering in Group-use Pavilion ( Outdoor Shelter)

10 AM Montana Master Mason Degree Second Section for two new Brothers of Three Forks Lodge No. 73 in the Historic Bannack Lodge. All Master Masons are welcome and encouraged to attend.

12 Noon   Steak Fry by Dillon Lodge No. 16 for $15   in the Pavilion area

1:15 PM      HISTORY PROGRAM BY  MICHAEL D FOX, CURATOR OF HISTORY, MUSEUM OF THE ROCKIES on “Importance of local breweries to the miners in Bannack,  Virginia City and Nevada City Montana”

2 PM  Lodge Meeting of Bannack Historic Lodge No. 3-7-77 in Lodge

All Masons are welcome, but if you know of any EA or FC Masons present,  PLEASE let Dave Prewett know so we can drop the meeting down after opening so they can have the opportunity to attend the meeting in the Lodge Room.

2 PM “A Real Rock’n Quilt Party for the Ladies” in the Pavilion

 

Other Bannack Weekend  Happenings :

BANNACK HATS, APRONS &  OTHER 3-7-77 ITEMS SELLING ALL DAY BY THE PAVILION

During the afternoon the saloon OR MAYBE THIS YEAR A DEDICATED AREA BY THE PAVILION will also be open with non-alcoholic beverages and great visiting with numerous stories and tales being shared and discussed.

Saturday, 10:30 AM and 2:00 PM    Town site Tours by Bannack State Park Please check in the Visitor's Center for further information on the tours and availability along with any possible time changes or other special happenings in Bannack, this day and in the future.

 

Sunday Sept 13th   11 AM to 3 PM Virginia City Lodge No. 1 in Virginia City will have an open house with history programs being shared. Come to Virginia City and see the beautiful historic Lodge Building and learn more of our Masonic History and Mason’s involvement  in the Vigilante Movement.

DRIVE SAFE, HAPPY TO MEET, SAD TO PART, HAPPY TO MEET AGAIN

 

Looking forward to seeing you next year on Sept. 12th, 2020 or before.

 

DRIVE SAFE, HAPPY TO MEET, SAD TO PART, HAPPY TO MEET AGAIN

Looking forward to seeing you next year on Sept. 12th, 2020 or before.

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Town Tour by the Park Service starting at the Visitor's Center during the day and weekend 


 


 

SUNDAY  SEPTEMBER 15TH from 11 AM TO 3 PM OPEN HOUSE AND HISTORY PROGRAM  IN VIRGINIA CITY LODGE NO.1 IN VIRGINIA CITY MONTANA, LESS THAN 2 HOURS EAST OF BANNACK

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You can camp in Wisdom, Dillon or at Bannack or get a room in Dillon or closer yet at Wisdom or Jackson Hot Springs. I am sure there will many stories to share wherever you lay down your hat to rest.

 

 

I hope this answers your questions and helps you make plans to attend, Looking forward to seeing each of you in Bannack or in our Masonic Travels. It is our honor to have you as a Brother in Bannack Historic Lodge No. 3-7-77.

Thanks, Dave Prewett, Director of Work@3-7-77
daveprewett@msn.com

406-539-6372 cell or daveprewett@msn.com

Campgrounds

Bannack State Park

 

Bro Tim Gore’s South Side RV Park in Dillon call 406-683-2244 or go to www.southsidervpark.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Motels

Dillon:     Major Chains, Motel 6, Super 8, Comfort Inn, Guest House, Best Western and others                                              

Jackson:  Jackson Hot Springs Lodge                                       

Wisdom: Sandman Motel,  Nez Perce Motel, Pioneer Mountain Lodge