The Missoula Downtown Association is hosting  a Winter Brewfest fundraiser for Caras Park in the historic Missoula Mercantile building this  Saturday. Executive director Linda McCarthy says they are trying to raise half a million dollars for park improvements and describes phase 1.


Phase 2 and 3  involve the pavilion’s structure, sound system  and replacing the canopy. Winter Brewfest will feature live entertainment, beer and wine, food and more. Entrance is ten dollars and the event runs from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. this Saturday.