The Big Sky State Games is an Olympic-style sports festival for people of all ages and abilities that reside in the Great State of Montana (and surrounding states).

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  • National Anthem Contest Winner

    Thank you to everyone who took the time to vote for our talented finalists! We received a record number of votes, and are pleased to announce that the winner of the 2016 Big Sky State Games National Anthem Contest was Cora Rose Wood. Click below to read Cora Rose's bio.

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  • 2016 Photo Contest

    We are looking for the best State Games photos for 2016, and we need your help! We are looking for photos of all types, including action shots, candids, group photos, photos of Opening Ceremonies, and shots of anything fun! Submit up to five photos, and have fun with it! The top photo will win an awesome prize, and be featured on our website.

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  • Upcoming Shooting Events

    We've got some really fun shooting events coming up! The 5-Stand, Sporting Clays, and Cowboy Action Shooting competitions will be held on July 23 in Billings, MT. The Skeet (Registered) competition will be held on August 20 in Billings, MT. All other shooting events will be held on July 15-17 in Billings, MT. Don't miss out on the fun!

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  • Scholastic Volleyball Tourneys

    Save the dates for our upcoming Scholastic Volleyball tournaments! Regional qualifiers in Grades 9-12 divisions advance to Finals competition held in Billings, MT on Saturday, July 9. Grades 7-8 will compete Friday, July 15 at the Billings Family YMCA in Billings, MT.

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  • Upcoming Biathlon Events

    Save the dates for our upcoming biathlon events (Summer Biathlon and Mountain Bike Biathlon), which will take place the week before Big Sky State Games. Both events will be held on July 10 in Bozeman, MT. Don't miss out on the fun!

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  • New Sport in 2016!

    We are excited to announce we will be adding Lacrosse to our sport roster! The Lacrosse competition will be held during the Big Sky State Games this summer (July 15-17). Click below for more information.

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  • Save Money - Register Early Online

    Our t-shirt deadline is July 6 at 5pm. If you register before 5pm, you will not only receive an awesome Big Sky State Games t-shirt, but also receive our best price guarantee. Prices go up for most sports after 5pm on July 6. Also save money by registering online, rather than submitting paper forms.

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Spring Sports

  • Registration: Opens Feb 2016
  • Event Dates: April 2016
  • T-Shirt Deadline: April 2016

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Summer Sports

  • Registration: Opens May 2016
  • Dates (Most Sports): July 15-17
  • T-Shirt Deadline (& Best Price): July 6

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