Festival to combine land stewardship, local food and music
February 16, 2023
The First Old Salt Festival is coming to Helmville June 23-25, 2023. Aromas of food cooked over an open wood-fired pit from renowned chefs, music and conversations will fill the air at the old airstrip southeast of Helmville on the Mannix Ranch."It's meant to be a celebration of Montana land stewardship," said Cole Mannix, event chairperson, in a phone interview.
"We're trying to engage people in our urban areas with rural communities and celebrate what ranching can do for maintaining an intact landscape, maintain wildlife habitat, and, of course the food system. "There will be three stag...