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Artist Meet and Greet Happy Hour

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 12th, 2020

Monday, February 17, 4 pm- 6 pm

Twist, 220 N Broadway, Fargo

Meet artist, Kay Hilde, peruse and shop her original art and enjoy Twist’s infamous cocktails, tapas, and downtown vibe. Kay’s signature style includes bright colors,vibrant textures, and positive energy. All art will be discounted 20% during happy hour!

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I wish I had a Horse Camp Presidents Day

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 12th, 2020

Monday, February 17, 9:30 am-4 pm

Red River Equestrian Center, 5062 120th Ave. N, Moorhead

Horse camp for kindergarten to 8th grade. Early drop off at 8am for working parents, hands on horse activities will start around 9.30- 10am. Different age groups for all abilities. No horse experience or equipment needed. Learn to ride, tack, and groom well trained kid-friendly horses. Safety helmets available for use. Kids will make a take home a craft to remember their horse day. For more…

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62nd Annual Pancake Carnival

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 12th, 2020

Saturday, February 15, 7 am-3 pm

Fargodome, 1800 University Dr. N, Fargo

An annual Fargo tradition that has become one of the largest and most recognizaed social and charitable events in the region. Serving more than 10,000 people and over 30,000 pancakes each year. This event was featured in the Guinness Book of World Records AND in the book “1,000 Place to See Before You Die.” The Karnival has raised more than $750,000, benefiting area youth groups, charitable organizations, and…

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Fish Tank Rap Battles II at The Aquarium

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 12th, 2020

Friday, February 14, 9 pm- 12 am

The Aquarium, 226 N Broadway, Fargo

Friday, Friday, Friday! The Aquarium for a Valentine’s Day Massacre hosted by Cold Sweat for an evening filled with rap battles to crown the second champion of the Fish Tank!

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Fargo Pinball welcomes all on Giving Hearts Day

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 12th, 2020

Thursday, February 13, 10 am-10 pm

Fargo Pinball, 1133 C Harwood Drive S.

Fargo Pinball is a membership-based club that features dozens of pinball machines and arcade games, which cost between 25 cents and $1 to play. The event is part of Giving Hearts Day, a 24-hour online fundraiser hosted by Dakota Medical Foundation. Generous donors will match the first $46,050 donated to The Village at www.givingheartsday.org.

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Storytime Featuring Minnesota’s Miss Amazing Addie Loerzel

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 5th, 2020

Miss Amazing Addie LoerzelTuesday, February 11, 6:30 pm

Moorhead Public Library, 118 5th St. S., Moorhead

Minnesota's Miss Amazing Junior Teen Queen Addie Loerzel is visiting the library and reading stories about inclusion and acceptance. Participate in a craft project and take-home a treat.

Miss Amazing is an organization dedicated to providing opportunities for girls and women with disabilities to build confidence and express their passions in a supportive environment.

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Beer & Charcuterie Dinner with Luna Fargo

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 5th, 2020

Monday, February 10, 6- 7:30 pm

Junkyard Brewing Company, 1416 1st Ave N, Moorhead

Ok, you had us at beer and cured meats… think pâté, terrine, salami, prosciutto, coppa, mortadella, 'nduja, and pancetta, just to name a few. Beer and dinner pairings selected by Chef Ryan Nitschke from Luna and Allison Slavik of Junkyard Brewing Co. Each person will get four tulips of beer paired with meats from Luna, plus crackers and snacks.

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Red Raven’s 9th Annual Erotic Art Show

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 5th, 2020

Sunday, February 9, 5:30- 9:30pm

Red Raven Espresso Parlor, 916 Main Ave, Fargo

A stimulating night of erotic art, live music from ambient folk act Divine Offering and ambient synth sounds from Parliament Lite and a special one-night only Albino Buffalo sticker machine supplied with anonymous art, mouthwatering desserts, a special drink menu, and raffle with 100% of the proceeds donated to Planned Parenthood.

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60 Years, 60 Works : Gallery Talk

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 5th, 2020

art by Jackie McElroySunday, February 9, 1:30- 3 pm

Rourke Art Gallery & Museum, 521 Main Ave, Moorhead

Gallery Talk cpverig the decades spanning exhibit "60 Years, 60 Works" with The Rourke's executive director & curatorJonathan Rutter. Art by Jackie McElroy

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Red River Winter Market

by HPR Staff | .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | February 5th, 2020

photo by MSchleif PhotographySaturday, February 8th, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Moorhead Center Mall, 510 Center Ave, Moorhead

Visitors can shop for locally made food products, see a cooking skills demonstration, and listen to live music, all while in the warmth and comfort of the great indoors. A selection of hot foods will also be available including farmers market favorites.

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