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BAGA Presents Playing with Fire

Bismarck Arts and Galleries Presents "Playing with Fire" and exhibit by Julie Bender

Colorado artist Julie Bender is a master pyrography artist.

September 3 - 21, 2019

Hours: Tuesday - Friday 10AM - 5PM
Address: 422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504


Event Date: 
09/03/2019 - 10:00am to 09/21/2019 - 5:00pm

Induction Ceremony for Native American Hall of Honor Open to Public

Induction Ceremony for Native American Hall of Honor

On Thursday, Sept. 5, the public is invited to attend an induction ceremony of new recipients being recognized in the Native American Hall of Honor located in the State Museum of the North Dakota Heritage Center.

A social will begin with a free traditional feed at 5 p.m., followed by the induction ceremony at 6 p.m. in the Russell Reid Auditorium of the ND Heritage Center. The Native American Hall of Honor will open after the ceremony. Information relating to each inductee will be featured in this exhibit.

Event Date: 
09/05/2019 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Humanities North Dakota Presents American Dream

Humanities North Dakota Presents "American Dream"

October 5, 2019, 8-5pm

Belle Mehus Auditorium, Bismarck

Event Date: 
10/05/2019 - 8:00am to 5:00pm

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association Presents Square Food Exhibit

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association Presents "Square Food Exhibit"

August 6-30, 2019

All original artworks are 12" x 12" and sell for $150.00. Representing over 100 artists from 23 states.

Tuesday - Friday, 10AM - 5PM

422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck


Event Date: 
08/06/2019 - 10:00am to 08/30/2019 - 5:00pm

Dakota Stage Presents Sylvia

Dakota Stage Presents Sylvia

April 30-May 2 at 7:30 PM and May 7-9 at 7:30 PM, May 10 at 2:00 PM

Event Date: 
04/30/2020 - 7:30pm to 05/10/2020 - 2:00pm

Dakota Stage Presents Lost In Yonkers

Dakota Stage Presents Lost In Yonkers

March 12-14 at 7:30 PM and March 19-21 at 7:30 PM, March 22, 2020 at 2:00 PM

Event Date: 
03/12/2020 - 7:30pm to 03/22/2020 - 2:00pm

Free Activities Planned at Welk Homestead State Historic Site

Free Activities Planned at Welk Homestead State Historic Site

Free activities planned on August 3 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. at the Welk Homestead State Historic Site near Strasburg include an Accordion Jam Fest, blacksmith demonstration, and a concert by Matt Hodek and the Dakota Dutchmen. 

Event Date: 
08/03/2019 - 10:00am to 9:00pm

Dakota Stage Presents A Christmas Carol

Dakota Stage Presents "A Christmas Carol"

A play by Paul Hustoles

Event Date: 
12/05/2019 - 7:30pm to 12/15/2019 - 2:00pm

Dakota Stage Presents Greater Tuna

Dakota Stage Presents "Greater Tuna"
A play by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard

January returns a favorite of the Bismarck-Mandan audience to the stage, as we take you on a madcap romp of epic proportions in a Texas town of tiny proportions: Tuna. Set in Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lions’ Club is too liberal, and Patsy Cline never dies, travel with us to the third smallest town in Texas where two actors play over twenty characters. An affectionate and withering send up of life in the deep South, Greater Tuna is undeniable fun for the whole family!

Event Date: 
01/23/2020 - 7:30pm to 02/02/2020 - 2:00pm

Northern Plains Dance Presents Dance + Cocktails Sunset Art

Northern Plains Dance Presents "Dance + Cocktails, Sunset, Art"

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Cocktail Hour: 7:30pm, Performance: 8:30pm

Live Painting by Anthony Nelson, Nicole Gagner, Ali LaRock

Live Music by Ben Suchy and Adnrea Ficek Falcon


Event Date: 
08/08/2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm


North Dakota Council on the Arts

We strengthen the creative capacity of North Dakota for all who live or visit here: honoring our cultural traditions, empowering excellence and innovation, inspiring arts and culture opportunities for all.