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​Denise K. Lajimodiere author event

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 12th, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 6:30 p.m.

Zandbroz Variety, 420 N Broadway, Fargo

NDSU Press and Zandbroz Variety are teaming up for an author event you won’t want to miss. The author event features Denise K. Lajimodiere and the launch of her newest book “Stringing Rosaries: The History, the Unforgivable, and the Healing of Northern Plains American Indian Boarding School Survivors.”

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60th Midwestern Preview

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 12th, 2019

Tuesday, June 18, 5-7:30 p.m.

The Rourke Art Gallery + Museum, 521 Main Ave, Moorhead

60th Midwestern Preview! Every year the Midwestern Exhibition marks the anniversary of Rourke Gallery, which opened in Moorhead on 18 June 1960. Be among the first to enjoy the work of 97 artists invited to create art on the theme "Zeitgeist."

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​Cass Act Players presents ‘Weather the Storm’

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 12th, 2019

June 12-14 and 20-21 7 p.m.; June 22 2 p.m.

Bonanzaville, West Fargo

Inspired by the deadliest storm in North Dakota history — the 1957 tornado that killed 12 people, injured over 100 and destroyed more than 300 homes in Fargo. “Weather the Storm” is a musical about a community brought together by disaster. With book and lyrics by Tracy Frank of West Fargo and music and lyrics by Topher Williams of Fargo.

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​Capital Pride 2019

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 12th, 2019

June 14-16

Bismarck, ND

Pride in the Capital City! Check out the Pride party downtown, enjoy the Riverboat Social Cruise along the Missouri River, check out the vendors and entertainment during Pride on the Capital Lawn. Drag show starring the Dakota Divas hosted by the one the only Janessa Jaye Champgne, a community potluck, and a multifaith service. For the full schedule of events visit: http://dakotaoutright.org/pride/

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20th Annual Midwest Kid Fest at Island Park

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 12th, 2019

Friday, June 14, 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Island Park, Fargo

A whole day packed with fun games and activities for the kids.The day starts out with the Teddy Bear Parade. Line up for the parade begins at 10:00 am in front of the Island Park Pool and the parade starts at 10:30 am. Bring the whole family to enjoy 40 interactive educational booths, inflatables and life size games. Entertainment includes performances by Penny & Pals, Gasper School of Dance, Hot Lunch, Fargo Moorhead Community…

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​Happy Harry’s Ribfest

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 5th, 2019

June 5-8

Fargodome Parking Lot

Rib vendors from across the board engage in a friendly competition with the goal of winning over the crowd and judge’s taste buds. Live entertainment each day featuring Vince Neil, Russell Dickerson, Sawyer Brown, Firehouse and KIX.

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​Summer Craft Market

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 5th, 2019

Sunday, June 9, 2-8 p.m.

Drekker Brewing Company, 1666 1st Ave. N, Fargo

Drekker and Unglued are joining forces to bring you one of the coolest craft events in town. Be sure to keep an eye out for your favorite friendly neighborhood crafters. Some of which include: Aerow, Green Rabbit Press, Lost in Fargo, Off The Deck Hot Sauce, Soul to Bone and more!

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​Luna & Friends 3rd annual block party

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 5th, 2019

Sunday, June 9, 12-8 p.m.

Luna Fargo, 1545 University Dr. S, Fargo

Prepare for a little fun in the sun and lemonade in the shade--or whatever else may wet your whistle. The Luna crew will be hitting the alley for an afternoon of food, drinks, and fun. Chef Ryan and his crew developed a special menu for the occasion and there will be live music and entertainment for all ages. Specialty cocktails, local brews and nonalcoholic libations will be available as well.

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​FM Craft Beer Week

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 5th, 2019

June 8-15

Various Locations

The North Dakota Brewers Guild invites craft beer enthusiasts to celebrate the brewers of North Dakota and bordering states June 8-15 to go back to school for “Craft Brew U.” With over 75 different styles of beer out there, knowing what to sample can be overwhelming. From American Pale Ales to the unique experimental beers, learn about brewing ingredients, the process, tasting techniques and standard beer statistics. Each day of the week will feature…

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Nisswa-stämman’s 20th Anniversary Gala Concert & Dance

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | June 5th, 2019

Friday, June 7-8, 6:30-12 a.m.

Lutheran Church of the Cross, Nisswa, MN

Be sure to polish your dancing shoes because you won’t want to miss this. A grand sampler platter of 25+ Scandinavian folk musicians sharing the stage as Nisswa-stämman Scandinavian Folk Music Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary. 

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