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SFM's 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

December 1, 2019

Simply Family Magazine proudly presents our 8th Annual Holiday Gift Guide, supporting the local businesses that are the heart of the community in which we live.

The Holidays are in full swing, and you are sure to find gifts to please everyone on your list. The best part is, they’re all available locally. Go ahead, make your list, and check it twice! 

Pet Staycation

Don’t forget your furry friends this holiday season! Treat them to a staycation with a gift certificate to the community’s finest pet care facility, AnimaLodge Pet Resort. They offer spacious, climate-controlled runs, the area’s largest outdoor doggy daycare facility, grooming, and much more. (Must have current vaccines for rabies, distemper, and bordetella at least seven days prior to lodging.)

To Purchase: AnimaLodge Pet Resort, 406.628.7311 | 1310 Allendale Rd Laurel, MT | www.animalodge.com

Scentsational Holidays

This season, give the gift of a beautifully fragranced home with amazing, hand-poured, coconut wax candles and diffusers. Frasier Fir and Wassail are the perfect scents for the holidays and Teakwood & Leather, Grapefruit & Mangosteen, Oakmoss & Amber, Mediterranean Fig Tree, and Blood Orange & Bergamot are delightful fragrances year-round.

To Purchase: Be Inspired Market, Janette McGovern | 406.208.3333 | www.facebook.com/BeInspiredMarket

Get Your Cozy On

Stay cozy this winter in stylish Billings Central Catholic High School RAMS spirit wear and spirit gear! A Central blanket, RAMS flannel pants, or thermal coffee mug make great Christmas gifts for Central and Saint Francis students or young alumni. Dozens of apparel and gift items available.

To Purchase: Billings Central Catholic High School, 3 Broadwater Avenue | 406.245.6651 | Saint Francis Catholic K8, 2202 Colton Boulevard | 406.259.5037 | bcs@billingscatholicschools.org

Nostalgic Touch

Add a nostalgic touch to your fire department memorabilia with the Antique Fire Engine, inspired by fire engine models in the early 1900s. This model is an exclusive set originating from the Bricklink AFOL (Adult Fan of LEGO) Designer Program and only available at Bricks & Minifigs. Stop in today to see this gem and other exclusive sets only available for a limited time.

To Purchase: Bricks and Minifigs, 1911 King Ave. W. Ste. 9 | 406.969.2931 | www.bricksandminifigs.com/billings-mt/

Gift of Fun

Give the gift of fun that always fits and everyone can enjoy! Pick up gift cards at Chuck E. Cheese or order online anytime. Ho ho hope to see you over your holiday break.

To Purchase: Chuck E. Cheese, 100 24th Street West | 406.656.4171

Born and Roasted

Keep warm this winter with hot beverages and treats from locally born and roasted City Brew. The perfect pick me up that is sure to fit anyone. Grab rechargeable gift cards for everyone’s stocking this holiday season, and don’t forget yourself. Beat the crowds by purchasing them online with free shipping on gift cards.

To Purchase: City Brew (grab them at one of the eight locations in Montana) | www.citybrew.com | 406.656.3232 

Breathe Easy

The Air Scrubber Mobile by Aerus can be carried in the palm of your hand, ready for your morning commute or next vacation. From the car to the office in just a few seconds, Air Scrubber Mobile stays with you, reducing smoke, odors, and other contaminants in the areas where you spend your time.

To Purchase: Comfort Heating & Air, 9934 South Frontage Road | 406.656.5157

Taste Bud Treat

If you’re looking for a gift idea that’s sure to be a hit this year, look no further than Fancy Sushi Asian Fusion. Providing the ultimate dining experience with sushi, Korean BBQ and classic Asian dishes in a beautiful environment. This holiday season, purchase a $50.00 gift card and get a bonus $10.00; $100.00 and get a bonus $20.00.

To Purchase: Fancy Sushi, 1313 Grand Avenue | 406.245.6888

Get Fit + Healthy Change Pack

With 24/7 access, don't let your busy schedule get in the way! Enjoy 1 month of group classes and free unlimited studio access! 

  • One personal training consultation + 10 class punch card!
  • One swag item + superfood shake flavor of your choice that will CHANGE YOUR LIFE! 

To Purchase: Fuel Your Health Studio, 7535 Entryway Dr. Unit B | 406.696.1553, 

Fitness on the Go

Don’t let vacations and family trips keep you from your fitness routine. Workout wherever you go with Granite Health and Fitness Travel Workout Kits. These kits include a high-quality jump rope, resistance band, and a neoprene case to hold it all and fit inside your luggage. View video-on-demand workouts online at https://granitebillings.com

To Purchase: Granite Sport- 3838 Ave. B Ste. 406.294.5040 | Granite Express- 15 Avanta Way Ste. B | 406.294.1900 | Granite Fit- 1323 Main Street | 406.252.7737

A Vision

Give a joyful, stylish gift with Maui Jim sunglasses. Polarized Plus2 lens technology reveals more of the vibrant colors of the world while protecting your eyes from the effects of harsh glare and harmful rays, blocking 100% UVA and UVB. Whatever the season, the professionals at Heights Eyecare have your vision needs covered.

To Purchase: Heights Eyecare, 430 Lake Elmo Dr. | 406.252.9927, www.heightseyecare.com 

Music and Fun

Give the gift of music and fun this holiday season. Sign your little one up for music classes and explore the many benefits of music, rhythm, and instruments from a young age. All the class levels and times are located on our website at www.khmstudio.com

Come for the fun. Stay for the Education. 

To Purchase: Karen Haughey Music Studio-1840 Grand Ave | 406.671.9574 | karenhaugheymusic@gmail.com

Wine and Dine

‘Tis the season at Levity Bar and Bistro. Let us help you give the gift of wine this holiday. Levity has it all – from gift cards and premade baskets to custom holiday baskets, or just that special bottle of wine. Levity has something delicious for everyone on your holiday gift list.

To Purchase: Levity Bar and Bistro- 1027 Shiloh Crossing Blvd. Ste. 8 | 406.651.5985 | www.levitymt.com

Protect. Restore. Accessorize.

For the hard-to-shop-for, give the gift of MARS! Some popular items are remote starters, heated seats, all-weather floor liners, window tint, detailing, and so much more! Protect, Restore, and Accessorize your ride with MARS! Follow MARS for weekly specials during the month of December!

To Purchase: MARS of Billings- 2904 Gable Road | 406.591.3888 | www.marsofbillings.com

Holiday Wellness

Meier Chiropractic is offering Wellness Baskets for both new and current patients. Baskets include a Chiropractic Adjustment, Memory Foam Slippers, Dry/Moist Heating Pad, and Soy Candle all for $120. (New Patient Package includes all the above plus initial Exam and X-rays for $210)

To Purchase: Meier Family Chiropractic, West End - 3419 Central Ave. | Downtown - 2908 2nd Ave N | 406.651.5433

The Gift that Always Fits

Make her smile with a gift you know will fit! Montana Dress Co. carries shoes in sizes 5-13, and fashions (from casual to formal wear) in sizes S-6XL. Stop by to find the gift that’s sure to fit!

To Purchase: Montana Dress Co- 2814 2nd Avenue North | 406.969.3777 | www.montanadress.com, info@cactusthreads.com

BEST. GIFT. EVER.

Our fav Love Montana necklace just got some bling! Who doesn’t love a Montana Sapphire set in sterling silver? Locally crafted. Artistically beautiful. Without a gem $89. with a gem $199. Pop in to Neecee’s today to check off everyone on your holiday list.

To Purchase: Neecee’s- 1027 Shiloh Crossing Blvd. | 406.294.2014 | www.neecees.com

Splish Splash

Float this idea by your loved ones; a Family Season Pass to Oasis will make everyone happy. The pass offers unlimited access to the entire water park. Get the best price of the year! $199 for a 2020 Family Season Pass (a $50 savings) through December 31, 2019. (Regularly $249) 

Bonus offers include:

  • $10 off Oasis School of Fish Swimming Lessons
  • $5 off Parent/Child Guided Lessons
  • $5 off Super Sipper Refillable Cup
  • 10% off Oasis Merch
  • $10 off online booking of Splash and Bash Party

To Purchase: Oasis, www.billingsoasis.com | 409.969.3131

Tasty Treats

Treat your taste buds this holiday season with a gift card that’s good at three locations! Purchase a gift that gives the recipient options to dine at Pita Mill, Spinners, and Banano.

To Purchase: Pita Mill/ Banano- 1001 Shiloh Crossing Blvd. | 406.702.1290 | 406.534.2106 | Spinners- 3031 Grand Ave | 406.969.4750

Accessories Aplenty- Give the gift of convenience! 

From fog lamps to remote starts, to cargo box carriers, and everything in between, Rimrock Subaru’s Accessories Department has UNIQUE and customized gift ideas for everyone in the family, including your dog! LOVE. It’s what makes a Subaru, a Subaru. So, Share the Love this season!

To Purchase: Rimrock Subaru- 324 South 24th Street West | 406.651.5200 | www.rimrocksubaru.com 

Karate for Christmas

Give the gift of fitness and self-confidence! Rock Solid Martial Arts has classes for children and adults. Whether it's the Pre-Skill class for age 5 or the Kickboxing class for mom & dad, classes focus on self-control, self-defense, and fun! Bundle includes a month of classes, a private lesson, and a uniform or T-shirt.

To Purchase: Contact Mr. Waterfall 406.670.0148 | rocksolidma@gmail.com

Gallery Gifts

Sandstone Gallery just celebrated 19 years as Billings’ only co-op art gallery. Located at 2913 2nd Ave N in Downtown Billings and displaying fifteen different local artist’s work ranging from paintings, marble sculptures, ceramics, glass, and everything in between. They have unique, one-of-a-kind, original art at affordable prices. You’ll find something for that someone special on your list or something to decorate the walls of your home.

To Purchase: Sandstone Gallery- 2913 2nd Ave. North | 406.256.5837 | www.sandstonegallery.org

Merry Fitmas

Give a gift that’s sure to get them moving with the best features of a studio gym and a fitness center all under one roof. Choose programmed workouts, personal training, or doing your own thing. Full lockers/showers, childcare, a great community, and coaching staff plus all the equipment you need to reach your goals. 

To Purchase: Telos Fitness- 100 South 24th Street Ste.7 | 406.894.2453 | telosbillings.com

Bookworm

Support your community-owned bookstore and local authors by giving the gift of reading. Our pick to read with your tween over Holiday break is Miya’s Dream (author Cathy Ringler interviewed in this issue). 

To Purchase: This House of Books- 224 North Broadway | 406.534.1133

Be A Wise Owl 

Wise Wonders Children’s Museum is in an all-new location with fresh exhibits and plenty of discovery waiting to be had! Give a gift that will bring delight throughout the year with an annual membership.  Membership includes unlimited access to the museum during regular hours and two single-use guest passes. Add an additional adult for $10/each.   

To Purchase: Wise Wonders Children’s Museum, 3024 2nd Ave. North | 406.702.1280 | www.wisewonders.org 

Creative Cat

Give the Gift of creativity with super soft, all-natural merino wool and fun colors for all ages. Our cozy Yarn Bar is full of presents for your favorite creative person, from beautiful yarns, tools, and books to knitting, crochet, weaving, and embroidery. Not sure where to begin? Try a kit such as this All You Knit Kit.

To Purchase: Yarn Bar, 1940 Grand Ave. | www.yarn.bar | 406.534.4032

A World of Wonder

Becoming a ZooMontana member opens a world of wonder all year long! Not only do you enjoy all the member benefits, but you also support the Zoo’s future. Support your zoo and take a walk on the wild side with several membership options to choose from. Individual - $79, Individual Plus - $114, Family - $99, Family Plus - $134, Grandparent - $99, Grandparent Plus - $134, Family Adventure - $179 (call or visit for details).

To Purchase: ZooMontana, 2100 South Shiloh Rd. | 406.652.8100 | www.zoomontana.org

Originally printed in the December 2019 issue of Simply Family Magazine

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