The Downtown Bozeman Partnership will be closing down Main Street to help thank Montana State University for being an essential part of the Bozeman community with food and fun on Friday, May 1. Everyone is invited to Bobcat Fest.

Bobcat Fest 2015 is Friday, May 1 from 5 - 8 p.m. Join a gathering of MSU students, faculty and the Bozeman community on Main Street in downtown Bozeman. There will be live music by Milton Menasco & The Big Fiasco, free Redneck Sausages, hot dogs and hamburgers, as well as other free items for students, faculty and the Bozeman community including; “Senior Send-Off” glasses and beverage tickets, Bobcat Spirit T-shirts, koozies, raffles and more. The 5th Annual Pizza Eating Contest will begin at 6 p.m. Cheer on competitors as they battle it out to see who can eat an 18-inch Tarantino’s jumbo cheese pizza the fastest.

Bobcat Fest is free and open to the public and will go on rain or shine. If it does rain, live music could be cancelled. For more information, contact Downtown Bozeman Partnership at 406-586-4008.