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by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 3rd, 2017

Saturday, May 6, 10 PM - 2 AM

Seagrave Studios, Fargo

The Baltimore-based Industrial/Darkwave/Electro Doom band CURSE will be playing at Seagrave Studios this Saturday. There will also be local bands like Viator, Hope Chest, Suspicion, and The Lipsstream playing as openers. $5


​Emma Beatrez Opening Reception

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 3rd, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 5 - 7 PM

Ecce Art Gallery, 216 Broadway N, Fargo

Local artist Emma Beatrez is having her first solo exhibition which will run from May 11 to June 7. The reception will give you the opportunity to talk with the artist as well as see all of her wonderful new paintings.


​Corks and Canvas

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 3rd, 2017

Thursday, May 11, all day and half the night

409 Broadway N, Fargo

Sip, shop, and stroll in the unique shops on Broadway, Main Avenue, and 8th Street South. An evening of wine tasting and art exposition. The first of the monthly C&Cs, 21+, $20 per wristband. We’ll be there, under the influence and ready for anything. 


​Safety Safari

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 3rd, 2017

Saturday, May 6, 3 - 7 PM

Red River Zoo, 4255 23rd Ave S, Fargo; 701-277-9240

Animal encounters; safety activities, games, and displays; rollover simulator; carousel rides; concessions; bicycle helmets available for $10 donation (limited quantities). Free admission. Safety Safari takes place rain or shine, damn the torpedoes.


​RRASC Spring Fishing Derby

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | May 3rd, 2017

Saturday, May 6, 8 AM - 1 PM

Kidder Recreation Area, 4th St & 19th Ave, Wahpeton ND

Fish ANYWHERE from Kidder Bridge to South Flood Diversion. Free event for boys and girls ages 18 and under. Casting contest, 10am to 12 noon. Food and door prizes starting at noon. Bait and fishing equipment to borrow if you don’t have your own. 


​Neither Wolf Nor Dog

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | April 27th, 2017

Friday, April 28, Various times

Marcus West Acres Cinema, 4101 17th Ave, Fargo

This movie, based on the award-winning novel by Kent Nerburn, is a story about a road trip through Minnesota and the Dakotas showing the beauty, tragedy, humor and power of the Lakota Country. So far the film has received amazing reviews, so you’ll be in good company if you choose to go watch.


​The Traveling Fake News Show

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | April 26th, 2017

Thursday, May 4, 7:30 PM

225 4th Ave N, Fargo

Aimee Klein’s Skits and Tomfoolery Co. presents their third original show: The Traveling Fake News Show! Join the troupe for laughs, clowns and comedy starting on May 4 until May 6. $10 at the door.


​Egypt At the Aquarium

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | April 26th, 2017

Saturday, April 29, 9 PM - 2 AM

The Aquarium, 226 Broadway N, 2nd Floor, Fargo

The rock band Egypt will be playing this week at the Aquarium. They are getting ready for their European tour and will be playing some new material. Let it Breathe from Mankato and Highgraves from Minneapolis will also be joining them on the stage. $5, 21+


​Tell Me About Sex, Grandma, in Fargo

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | April 26th, 2017

Friday, April 28, 6 - 8 PM

BernBaum’s, 115 Roberts St, Fargo

Come to BernBaum’s for the release of the book, Tell Me About Sex, Grandma! This book is all about “the talk” and emphasizes consent, sex positivity and the right to be curious about your body. The dialogue in the book reminds readers that a person’s sexuality is their own to discover, explore and share if they choose to. There will be refreshments and a reading with the author and illustrator as well as a special guest.


​Unruly Undies: An A-WEAR-ness Event

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | April 26th, 2017

Thursday, April 27, noon - 4 PM

MSUM School of Art, 801 13th St S, Moorhead

MSUM is having a screenprint your own underwear event! So come down to the MSUM Campus Mall with some brand new underwear and print your favorite design on them. You are welcome to bring your own new underwear with 4 inches on the front and 5 - 7 inches on the back, but they will also have underwear for sale at the event.


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