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NDMEA Advocacy Day at Bismarck's Capitol

NDMEA Advocacy Day at Bismarck's Capitol

NDMEA is taking part in our first North Dakota Music Educators Advocacy Day! 

The first NDMEA Advocacy Day will take place on February 22. The executive board will be giving a “state of the music education address” to a joint session of the House and Senate Education Boards at 10:15 AM in Coteau Room A as well as a sit down with Supt. Baesler later that day. There will be a special performance of the 2017 Governor Choir from Sheyenne High School in West Fargo under the direction of Tony Peterson at 12:30 in the Memorial Hall.

Event Date: 
02/22/2017 - 10:15am

Poetry Out Loud State Competition

North Dakota Poetry Out Loud State Competition 

Location: North Dakota Heritage Center

Date: Monday, February 27th 

Time:   9:30am - 2:00pm 

Event Date: 
02/27/2017 - 9:30am


"Nuances" by Michelle Lindblom 

Location: Gannon Art Gallery, LEA Hall 

Date: January 15 - February 28, 2017 

Time: Reception: Thursday, February 23rd 

           4:00 - 6:00PM 

Gallery Hours: Monday - Thursday; 9am - 8pm

​                           Friday 9am - 4pm   

Event Date: 
01/15/2017 - 4:00pm to 02/15/2017 - 6:00pm

DylanFest West: A Celebration of the Music of Bob Dylan

DylanFest West: A Celebration of the Music of Bob Dylan 

Regional musicians to honor legendary folk singer at ND Heritage Center

Fargo production company, Prairie Airwaves, announces a special tribute show honoring iconic American singer-songwriter, Bob Dylan.  DylanFest West will take place live at the North Dakota State Heritage Center’s Russell Reid Auditorium at 2 pm, Saturday, February 25th with performances by some of the region’s most popular musicians.

Event Date: 
02/25/2017 - 2:00pm

Dixieland Jazz

Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra presents: Dixieland Jazz

Location: Sixteen03 Main Event Center 

Date: Friday, February 17th 

Time: 7:30PM 

Event Date: 
02/17/2017 - 7:30pm

"Diptych/Triptych" Connotes two or three Exhibit

"Diptych/Triptych" Connotes two or three Exhibit

Location: Bismarck Downtown Artist Co-op 

Date: Opening Reception  February 3 at 5:30pm​

           Exhibit on display - February 28th

Times:  Thursday:  Noon - 8pm

            Friday:  Noon - 6pm 

            Saturday:  11am - 4pm

Event Date: 
02/03/2017 - 12:00pm to 02/28/2017 - 5:00pm

Rural Perspectives: & Nicole Gagner Exhibit

Rural Perspectives: & Nicole Gagner Exhibit

Location: Bismarck Art and Galleries Association

Date: January 31 - February 25

Time: 10:00 - 5:00pm Tuesday - Friday

           1:00 - 3:00pm Saturday

           Closed  - Sunday

Event Date: 
01/31/2017 - 1:00pm to 02/25/2017 - 5:00pm

North Dakota Travel Industry Conference

North Dakota Travel Industry Conference

Location: Radisson Hotel Bismarck

Dates: Monday, April 17 - Wednesday, April 19


Event Date: 
04/17/2017 - 12:00pm to 04/19/2017 - 5:00pm

Minds Eye Art Museum: Makers Exhibit

Minds Eye Art Museum: Makers Exhibit: by Rhonda Walter-Frojen & Robin Reynolds 

Location: DSU Mind's Eye Art Gallery 

Dates: January 17 - February 24, Reception February 2nd

Time: Gallery Hours: 8:00am - 6:00pm 

           Reception Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm 

Event Date: 
01/17/2017 - 8:00am to 02/24/2017 - 5:00pm

The Women Behind The Plow Exhibit

The Women Behind the Plow Photographic Exhibit

The Women Behind the Plow Photographic Exhibit provides a delightful and charming window into the lives of the “Women Behind the Plow.” Consisting of 18 acrylic panels, the exhibit panels range in size from 12-inches by 18-inches to the most common panel size of 30-inches by 20-inches.

Location: Heritage Center

Dates: May 1st - July 30th 

Time: Monday - Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

          Saturday - Sunday: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Event Date: 
05/01/2017 - 8:00am to 07/30/2017 - 5:00pm


North Dakota Council on the Arts

It is our mission to promote, preserve and perpetuate the arts in North Dakota.