State News and Announcements
Governor's Photo Contest
Gov. Jack Dalrymple and the North Dakota Tourism Division, in partnership with AAA of North Dakota and North Dakota Council on the Arts, are hosting the Governor's Photo Contest. All North Dakota photographers are encouraged to submit photos that capture the unique things to see and do in the state. Deadline for entry is August 31, 2016.
North Dakota Tourism
There is still time to enjoy some summer fun in Medora, ND. Don't miss your chance to see the Medora Musical this year. Set in the outdoor splendor of the rugged North Dakota Badlands, this professionally produced, western-style musical show is dedicated to the legacy of America's 26th President, Theodore Roosevelt, and the time he spent here in the Badlands.
State Historical Society
ND Heritage Center & State Museum Website
The North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum has launched a new website. They have four new galleries that tell the fascinating story of North Dakota through thousands of artifacts and specimens, high-tech displays, and interactive exhibits. Make sure you stop by, as always, it is free to view all of the galleries.
Two Exhibits Open at North Dakota Heritage Center
The North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum and two new exhibits are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Make sure you stop down and see the history of North Dakota!
Game and Fish Department
2016 PLOTS Guide Available Online
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department's Private Land Open to Sportsmen (PLOTS) Guide for 2016 is now available online. In addition, the PLOTS Guide is available at most license vendors throughout the state.
Department of Agriculture
Hunger Free ND Garden Project
The Department of Agriculture is committed to addressing hunger issues in our state through local food initiatives. They are encouraging farmers and gardeners to donate extra fresh fruits and vegetables to food pantries, soup kitchens, and other charitable community programs. Everyone in the state is invited to become part of the project and help your neighbors in need.