Best Bets

Junktoberfest 2019 at Junkyard Brewing

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 18th, 2019

September 25-29

Junkyard Brewing Co. 1416 1st Ave N, Moorhead

Wednesday-Sunday, Junkyard Brewing will be celebrating Oktoberfest. You can bet your boots that each day brings different shenanigans. Whether it be beer releases, live music, history on tap, games, or food.

Read more...


Open Mic Comedy in The Cellar

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 18th, 2019

Wednesdays, 9 p.m.

The Cellar-Comedy Club, 614 Main Ave. Fargo

Whether it's your first time on the mic or you're a seasoned comedian, you're welcome to hit the stage with some of your best material. Signup starts at 8:30pm, hosted by Marquay Belcher.

Read more...


Viking Yoga

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 18th, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 10:30-11:45 a.m.

Drekker Brewing Company, 1666 1st Ave, Fargo

This isn’t your typical granola based yoga session. Think loud music, high-fives, cheers and beers. Get your sweat on and channel some viking rage. 

Read more...


Soccer Mommy with Squirrel Flower at The Aquarium

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 18th, 2019

Saturday, September 21, 8-11 p.m.

The Aquarium, 226 N Broadway, Fargo

The Nashville based "chill but kinda sad" bedroom-pop indie sweetheart makes and appearance in Fargo with support from Boston based indie singer songwriter Squirrel Flower. 

Read more...


Fargo-Moorhead Climate Strike

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 18th, 2019

Friday, September 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Fargo City Hall, 200 3rd St N, Fargo

From 11am to 2pm, we will join the rolling protests across every timezone. Pledge to strike with millions around the world on this global day of action. Demand that our political leaders at all levels of government address the climate crisis!

https://globalclimatestrike.net

Read more...


​The Tell: Well, that didn’t work

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 11th, 2019

Thursday, September 19, 6 – 9 p.m.

Front Street Taproom, 614 Main Ave, Fargo

Check out this one of a kind storytelling event surrounding the theme of: “”Well, that didn’t work.” with live music by Warren Christianson.

Read more...


SoMA Block Party

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 11th, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 5-11 p.m.

Wimmer’s Diamonds, 602, Main Ave. Fargo

SoMA (South of Main Avenue) is bursting with unique businesses, delicious food and drink, historic buildings, the iconic Island Park and more. Most importantly, we’re celebrating the 100-year anniversary of Wimmer’s Diamonds. Get a “Business Passport” and receive perks from participating SOMA businesses. Food and retail vendors will be onsite. Beer Gardens brought to you by Front Street Taproom. Live music…

Read more...


Etcetera Variety Show

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 11th, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 7-10 p.m.

Fargo Brewing Company, 610 N University Dr, Fargo

Come one come all for a variety show you won’t want to miss! Etcetera will feature performances by some of Fargo's most well known talents along with some hidden gems!

Read more...


DrekkerFest 5 with RED FANG

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 11th, 2019

Saturday, September 14, 12-11:30 p.m.

Drekker Brewing Company (Brewhalla), 1666 1st Ave N, Fargo

Games to Go bouncy houses & obstacle course, food available from Blackbird Woodfire,Pico Food Truck, and Usher's House.Treats available from Sweet Dreams Mini Donuts and Northern Brain FreezeAmarok Tattoo Studio will be here doing custom flash tattoos.Triple Ax will be there with their mobile axe throwing rig.Face Painting & a giant Bubble Station for the kiddos.Punchgut, the man behind all of…

Read more...


​Wild Outdoor Women (WOW) Event-Fall

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | September 11th, 2019

Friday, September 13, 12 p.m.

Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau ND

his event is primarily for ladies 16 years of age or older looking to learn or improve on skills related to various outdoor recreational activities. Fall event offers canoeing, kayaking, archery, OHV safety and so much more! Ladies have the ability to register for the number of sessions they wish to take part in. Lodging and meals are available at the park during the event. For more information email: aschimetz@nd.gov 

Read more...


Tracker Pixel for Entry HPRONLINE Tracker Pixel for Entry TAK Tracker Pixel for Entry HarborHealthClinic Tracker Pixel for Entry HPR Sales

Recently in:

News

​‘I have hope’

by C.S. Hagen

FARGO – Millions of people, young and old, joined a worldwide climate strike Friday to demand their governments end the age of fossil fuels, and Fargo was no exception.By noon, nearly 200 people waving signs and chanting slogans…

I am sure that you have reflected about how some of the web sites you use get your name or other facts about you, shopping habits, area of the country you live in or even your closest friends. The answer to your questions is data…

September 25-29Junkyard Brewing Co. 1416 1st Ave N, MoorheadWednesday-Sunday, Junkyard Brewing will be celebrating Oktoberfest. You can bet your boots that each day brings different shenanigans. Whether it be beer releases, live…

According to an article written byJohn Reinan in The Star Tribune last Friday, Sue Kern, chairwoman of Brainerd’s school board said, “You know, Darwin’s theory was done in the mid-1800s and it’s never been proven, so I’m…

It Takes More Than Money To Remain UnequalOne Percenters are complaining. It takes dedication, perseverance, innumerable hours, and a helluva lot of money to stay elite. The toil starts in early childhood. It is normal for the rich…

To say that this year’s Bartenders Battle was the best display of talent in the six years since its creation would be an understatement and a disservice to not only the bartenders who made it into the competition, but also the…

It’s no secret that I like to explore the roads less travelled and rediscover some hidden gems along the way. In fact some of these small communities are all too well hidden gems. In a previous issue I offered a six pack of some…

When asked to describe their sound, Max Dameron guitarist and vocalist of the Portland, Oregon based two piece Wizard Rifle replied: “People call us a doom band sometimes which I think is funny because we are pretty spazzy.” On…

Cinema

Hear our voice!

by Sabrina Hornung

When asked about the origins of the LGBT Film Festival, Raymond Rea, MSUM film instructor and LGBT Film Festival founder said, “When I lived and taught in San Francisco I taught many classes on many variations of Queer Film. So,…

By Kris Gruberperriex1@gmail.comThe High Plains Reader spoke to Plains Art Museum Executive Director Andy Maus about “Symphony of the Cosmos,” the upcoming improvisational, live performance with artists Aida Shahghasemi and…

Theatre

No Big Disgrace

by HPR Contributor

By Scott Eckernotharrisonford@gmail.comOn Wednesday, September 11th the tour of We Will Rock You is coming to BlueStem in Moorhead. We Will Rock You is a jukebox musical based on the music of Queen that originated in West End in…

Stand-up comedy is traditionally a one-way exchange. Outside of the odd question addressed to a random audience member, the limit of the spectators’ contribution to the conversation is their laughter at the comedy stylings being…

If you’re from the region you may have sipped, sampled or caught word of a libation often referred to as “red eye” or “wedding whiskey” at some point. In fact some of our friends of German Russia descent swear by it. If…

Wellness

Yoga on the Farm

by Ryan Janke

Every Thursday evening during the month of June, Mara Solberg is inviting people to come out and try Yoga on the Farm. It is a unique yoga experience that was born from an idea that was proposed to Solberg.“I’ve been with Red…

by Devin Joubertdevinlillianjoubert@gmail.comIt’s that beautiful time of the year that’s filled with seasonal decorations, sparkly lights, warm family gatherings, and delicious feasts. I love everything about this time of the…

By Gary Olsonolsong@moravian.eduWhile actual leftists were elated by Bolton’s ouster, corporate Democrats were publicly circumspect and even critical, using terms like, abrupt, chaos in the White House, disarray in foreign…