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Women Behind the Plow

The Women Behind the Plow exhibit will be traveling the state celebrating the contribution of German-Russian women on farms and rural communities in the counties of Emmons, Logan and McIntosh, ND with photos and of stories. The 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. Here are some already booked exhibit dates & locations for 2016:

Event Date: 
03/14/2016 - 8:00am to 04/22/2016 - 5:00pm

Presstival Printing Press Festival

The event will be at the Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center in Washburn on Saturday, November 21st from 10 am to 3:30 pm, or while printing supplies last. Admission is $7.50 for adults and $3 for students.

Event Date: 
11/21/2015 - 10:00am to 3:30pm

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association - Festival of the Arts

Bismarck Art & Galleries Association cordially invites you to attend Festival of the Arts – Cabaret at the Radisson Hotel, Bismarck, North Dakota.  There will be Dinner, entertainment, live and silent auction and live music.  For ticket information call Bismarck Art & Galleries Association.

Event Date: 
11/21/2015 - 6:00pm

Bismarck State College Music program

The Bismarck State College Music program features its chamber ensembles in concert at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, in Sidney J. Lee Auditorium. Performing are the BSC Brass Ensemble, Guitar Ensemble and Percussion Ensemble. Music includes selections from classical repertoire, early American and folk genres, African dance, contemporary jazz and 1960s rock. The concert is presented at no charge.


Event Date: 
11/17/2015 - 7:30pm

Bismarck State College jazz concert

The Bismarck State College jazz concert on Tuesday, Nov. 24, offers some of the best music from Count Basie, Benny Goodman and other jazz greats plus The Beatles and R&B soul band, Tower of Power. BSC’s Jazz Ensemble and the BSC Jazz Combo share the Sidney J. Lee Auditorium stage with Bismarck High’s Jazz Too, a guest group from Bismarck High School.

Event Date: 
11/24/2015 - 7:30pm

Jackie McElroy: Prairie Prints Portfolio

Jackie McElroy, Prairie Prints Portfolio, in the Gannon Gallery located in the Communications and Creative Arts Center Bismarck State College from November 3 - 28, 2015.  Artist's reception Thursday, November 12, 2015, 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Event Date: 
11/12/2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Bismarck Holiday Showcase

Shop from more than 200 Pride of Dakota members at the Holiday Showcase! You’ll find great unique products including gourmet food, wine, art, books, jewelry, apparel, children and pet items, and more!

Shopping hours (CT):
Friday 4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Bismarck Event Center
315 South 5th Street

Event Date: 
12/04/2015 - 4:00pm to 12/06/2015 - 4:00pm

HOLIDAY HIGH TEA & MERRIMENT. Vintage Style Show, Silent Auction and Santa Lucia Presentation

HOLIDAY HIGH TEA & MERRIMENT. Vintage Style Show, Silent Auction and Santa Lucia Presentation.   Trinity Community Center, 310 East Ave. A, Bismarck.   $25 Pre-paid Reservations to 319-0894 or send check to PO Box 675, Bismarck, 58502

Event Date: 
12/05/2015 - 3:00pm


HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE:  Gallery 522 and 106 Antiques and Collectables.    4-6 p.m.  106 North Mandan Street, Lower Level, Bismarck.  Savories & Sweets, Wine  provided by LOS LUNAS Restaurant. Free and Open to the Public

Event Date: 
12/03/2015 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra

The “Fired-Up Finale.” Join in the end of the 40th anniversary season as BMSO musicians collaborate with local favorite artist, Chuck Suchy. This evening of well-known music and friends is the best way to celebrate the end of a sizzling season and the start of summer.

Event Date: 
05/14/2016 - 7:30pm


North Dakota Council on the Arts

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