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10 Things to do in Minot when it’s FREEZING

December 14, 2018

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Living in North Dakota means a cold winter is inevitable, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay in your house until March. Here are 10 things to do in Minot when it’s colder than the North Pole: HOCKEY Winter is hockey season and up north we love hockey. Minot is home to the Minot […]

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How to Love North Dakota Winters

December 7, 2018

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Life naturally slows down in winter. The days grow shorter, the light becomes scarce, and we respond by planting ourselves in front of the television. Yes, it’s cold. We know. That doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the beautiful outdoors until May. Minot is filled with outdoor winter recreation, you just have to bundle up. ICE […]

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Halloween Activities for Kids

October 22, 2018

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When you live in North Dakota, Halloween doesn’t always happen in Fall weather. Get out of the cold with your kiddos and enjoy Halloween activities indoors. Here’s a list of some of the places you can take your little astronaut, fairy, or ghost to trick-or-treat and have fun. Halloween Fun Night at the YMCA – […]

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Minot Farmers Market

October 16, 2018

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The Minot Farmer Market has been in Minot for almost 50 years. The first year there was only about 5 vendors and they traveled around Minot looking for empty parking lots to set up shop. The next year they found their home in the Oak Park parking lot. The Minots Farmers Market had been at […]

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5 Things to do in Minot in the Fall

October 9, 2018

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The air is getting colder and the leaves are changing color, but that doesn’t mean you have to stay inside all day. Here’s a list of 5 things to do in Minot, North Dakota in the Fall! 1) Football Games Minot State University football games at Herb Parker Stadium are the perfect way to spend […]

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Y’s Men’s Rodeo

October 1, 2018

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The Y’s Men’s Rodeo is an annual event in Minot, ND, but there is more to it than just a rodeo. The Y’s Men are a service organization, dedicated to raising funds to support the Triangle Y Camp in Garrison, N.D., near Lake Sakakawea. Since the Y’s Men started in 1947, they have donated several million […]

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10 Things To See At The Norsk Høstfest

September 19, 2018

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#1 The Viking Village Hear the clash of swords hitting chainmail and shields in our Viking battles performed by trained warriors. Learn where iron came from in Scandinavia and see hot iron forged into Viking Age items by blacksmiths.  Try your hand at Viking archery with hand-made longbows.   #2 Xcel Energy Author’s Corner Listen […]

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Norsk Hostfest

September 3, 2018

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The Norsk Hostfest, the largest Scandinavian festival in North America, held right here in Minot, ND. The entertainment line-up for 2018 is pure scandimonium! The headliners this year are Daniel O’Donnell on September 26, Michael Bolton on September 27, The Beach Boys on September 28, and closing out the festival is Alabama on September 29. Daniel […]

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Motor Magic

August 22, 2018

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Motor Magic is the largest motorsports festival in the Upper Midwest. The festival will take place this year over Labor Day weekend, August 31 through September 2 on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds.   Classic Car Auction, Vendor Show, Swap Meet, Historic Military Vehicle Display, Radio Controlled Airplane and Truck Display, and more. Daryl’s Racing […]

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What’s New at the NDSF?

July 2, 2018

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The North Dakota State Fair is the largest event in North Dakota and brings thousands of visitors every year. We always have fun with the rides, concerts, and of course, the food, but every year they have new events and entertainment. Take a look at what’s new. The NDSF will have the 9/11 NEVER FORGET […]

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