Registration for the 2024 P-burg Outdoor Spiel is now closed. We registered 20 teams in under 2 minutes. To add your name to the waitlist, please email Harmen Steele.

Registration for the P-burg Outdoor Spiel will open on November 15th at noon (12 MST). Once registration is full, you can climb on the wait list by emailing Harmen Steele. The list of registered teams and players will be posted shortly after registration closes (this is not an automatic process). The schedule will be published before December 1. If you are traveling and would prefer a later first draw time, please email Harmen Steele with your request.

The Copper City Curling Club (Butte, MT), Last Chance Curling Club (Helena, MT), and Missoula Curling Club will cohost an outdoor bonspiel in Philipsburg, MT. The P-burg Outdoor Spiel will be hosted on the Philipsburg Ice Association's outdoor icerink in the heart of downtown P-burg. Registration will cost $280 and be limited to 20 teams. Registration will include a three-game guarantee, snacks, and a banquet at the Granite County Museum. Oh, and of course, bottomless beer mugs. Last year, we registered 16 teams in 4 minutes and sold out. This year, we are opening up 4 more slots and will have space for 20 teams.

For more details, you can visit our FaceBook event page.

Bonspiel Schedule

Date Time Event
Friday, February 2
4:00 PM
Team Check-in Opens
5:00 PM
1st Draw
6:30 PM
2nd Draw
  8:30 PM
3rd Draw
  10:00 PM
4th Draw
Saturday, February 3
8:30 AM
5th Draw
10:00 AM
6th Draw
11:30 AM
Learn to Curl Registration
12:00 PM
Learn to Curl
4:00 PM
Banquet (Registered Curlers)
6:00 PM
7th Draw
7:30 PM
8th Draw
  9:30 PM 9th Draw
Sunday, February 4 8:00 AM 10th Draw - Semi-Finals
  10:00 AM 11th Draw - Finals

All draws will be 90-minute 6-end games. The Semi-Finals and Final games on Sunday morning will be 120-minute 8-end games.

Businesses in Philipsburg and Hours

Phillipsburg will be running on limited hours of operation. Please plan appropriately, as most restaurants will close before the last games of the night.

Sunshine Station – Wednesday thru Sunday, 8 am to 9 pm
White Front Bar – Daily, 10 am to 2 am
Kaiser House Lodging – (406)-859-2004
Snookies Mercantile – Daily, 10 am to 5:30 pm
Flint Creek Outdoors/Jackalope Java – Daily, 7 am to 4 pm, (406)-859-9500
Montana Gems – Daily, 9 am to 4 pm
H & R – Monday thru Saturday, 11 am to 3 pm. Closed on Sunday.  
Kiko’s Mexcian – Friday thru Tuesday, 11 am to 8 pm.  (406)-465-1750
Stuff N Such Antiques – Fri thru Mon, Noon to 5pm
Huffman Grocery – Daily, 7 am to 9 pm
Philipsburg Coffee – Fri. & Sat. 7 am to 3 pm, Sun. 8 am to 3 pm. (406)544-1014
Philipsburg Brewing Co. – Daily, 10 am to 8 pm
The Sweet Palace – Friday & Sunday 9 am to 5 pm, Closed Saturday
The Sapphire Gallery – Sunday 10 am to 5 pm, Closed Friday & Saturday
Doe Bros. – Fri. thru Sun. 11 am to 7 pm
Silver Mill – Fri. thru Sun. 11 am to 9 pm
Gem Mountain- Fri. thru Sun. 9 am to 4 pm
SAJ – Fri. 10 am to 5 pm, Sat. & Sun. 10 am to 4 pm
Sherry’s Homestyle Bakery – Fri. thru Sun. 7 am to 2 pm






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