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Special Events


Missouri River Canoe Co Retirement Auction

Big Sandy, MT

25 April  2015


Missouri River Canoe Co. Complete liquidation

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1995 Ford Club Wagon 15 passenger van, AC, 7.5L engine, auto Trans, ladder & top rack, 137,570 miles, nice shape

1993 Ford Club Wagon 15 passenger van, AC, 7.5L engine auto Trans, ladder & top rack, 174,491 miles, nice shape

1985 Ford Club Wagon 15 passenger van, AC, 7.5L engine, auto Trans, 156,480 miles

2- Canoe trailers, hold 8 canoes single axle

2-6 unit canoe trailer, single axle

1986 tandem axle 6 canoe trailer

1991 Catering trailer,14 Ft, tandem axle, bumper pull, side and rear serving windows, sliding glass door cooler, 3 hole stainless steel sink, exhaust hood, fryer, 6 burner stove & oven

25- 17 Ft Mitchi-craft aluminum canoes

20- 17 Ft Mad River canoes

19 Ft Gruman 3 seat square stern canoe

14 Ft Mad river solo

8-Solo Kayaks 14 Ft

Kayak paddles & spray skirts

100s of life vests

100s of paddles

6- Propane camp stoves & bottles

5- stove stands

6- Coleman camp stoves

30+ Crazy Creek chairs

10+ Colman canoe back rests

20-Rescue bags

2-large sun shades


2- potty privacy tents

10- Eureka 2-3 man Dome tents

3-Northface 1-2 man tents

20-Thermorest sleeping pads

15- Sleeping bags

25- Large water proof bags

Many small dry bags

5-Folding camp tables

Axes & shovels

2-Qualcomm Globalstar satellite phones & chargers with Pelican water proof cases

Many water jugs

10-large white Igloo coolers

6- Smaller white Igloo coolers

Large dry box

4-Complete kitchen set ups packed in duffels

cooking pot & pans & wash pans

Call Don at 406-378-3110 for more info.

Cook-Inn Series
April 25, 2015
October 3, 2015
Dutch Oven & Wood Stove Cooking
By the warmth of the wood stove fire, learn some time honoured traditions of Montana's Homesteaders, combined with the techniques of today, and experience an afternoon of food, fun & friends, in the unique, historic setting of the Virgelle Merc.

Tuition includes classes and supper and
 overnight Accommodations at Virgelle.

Classes begin at 1:00 p.m. until supper is over.
Enrollment is limited!

Click on Contact and mention Cook Inn in the "Comments" field.

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Photos of previous events...

15th Annual

Collins Collectible & Antiques Sale

Saturday May 9 & Sunday May 10, 2015
From 9-5 daily


At the old Collins Community Club

Come to the old Collins Community Club for 2 days of colorful celebration in May.
Virgelle Mercantile presents the annual Collins Collectible Antique Sale.

Furniture, glassware, toys, and other items of curiosity on sale at
the old town site of Collins, Montana.

Located just 40 miles north of Great Falls, along I-15, look for the Collins Road exit. Go about 4 miles west to the first intersection and turn left. Go about 2 miles to the town of Collins and look for the Community Club building next to the old Collins Mercantile building...

Click here for MAP

clock 2015 collins doorprize

Register Saturday or Sunday at the old Collins Community Club building to win this door prize.
(Drawing held at 4 p.m. on Sunday. Need not be present at drawing to win)


Virgelle Outdoor Flea Market

July 12, 2015

9-5 pm

Virgelle, Montana,-110.249489,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x5341cd3044055cf1:0x38d86c70b30182b

Lunch for sale by Bombgardner Catering


December 5&6, 2015
"A Real Country Christmas at a
Real Country Store"


From 9 to 5:00 the Virgelle Merc

Featuring A variety of antiques and collectibles at special prices.
Shop for Specialty Baked Goods

Each year, Virgelle Merc invites everyone to come enjoy the spirit of the Christmas season in a homestead-era setting during the first full weekend in December.
Take a short drive to Virgelle, Montana, and see for yourself what everyone has been telling you about.

Come see the old ghost town of Virgelle all dressed up for the season.
Refreshments will be served beside the old cook stove in the kitchen.

Take a look at what you may have missed in previous years...

Virgelle Mercantile is proud to be a member of the
Chouteau County Country Christmas.