Tag Archives: Scandinavian Heritage Park

Who is Leif Erikson?

October 9, 2019

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Leif Erikson is a famous Norse explorer born in the year c. 970. He was likely born in Iceland and was a Viking as well as a traveler. Around the year 1000, Erikson and his team explored the northeast coast of present-day Canada. This voyage presented different climates and food than the Norse crew had […]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About The Gol Stave Church

August 5, 2019

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The Gol Stave Church is in the center of the Scandinavian Heritage Park which happens to be in the center of Minot. So, here are 10 things you didn’t know about the giant wooden building in the middle of town. 1. The church is over 100 years old. 2. It is a replica of the […]

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100 Things to do in Minot this year!

March 1, 2017

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With spring on the horizon and warmer weather on its way, we came up with 100 things for you to do in Minot this year. Form eateries, to museums, the State Fair and Norsk Hostfest, we will keep you busy for all of 2017. Do you think you could do them all? Let us know in […]

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Viking Invasion Event & Movie in the Park

August 21, 2014

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Are you excited for Norsk Høstfest? Well, so are we! Come join us for a Høstfest Pre-Event in the Scandinavian Heritage Park! Watch live, Viking performances where Telge Glima, of Sweden, will demonstrate and instruct the public on old Nordic games and sports!  They have been traveling all around Scandinavian and the world with their […]

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Join Us for Get Out & Play Day

May 20, 2014

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Join us on Friday, June 13th on Get Out & Play Day as we kick off Summer with our first Movie in the Park of the season and celebrate National Tourism week!   Festivities will begin at 5pm and include free hot dogs, soda and popcorn (all food is first come, first serve), bouncy castles, live […]

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Rock the Leaves Music Festival

September 20, 2013

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This weekend is going to be jam packed with live music, free food, family-friendly fun and so much more! The 7th Annual Rock the Leaves Music Festival kicks off tomorrow (12-10pm) at the Scandinavian Heritage Park and continues Sunday (12-5pm) and Monday at the Minot State University Dome where the band Switchfoot will perform at 7pm. […]

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Back-To-School #MovieInThePark Night

July 26, 2013

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We had so much fun at our last Movie in the Park night that we decided to have one more before the summer comes to a close and the kids head back to school! We invite you to join us on Friday, August 9th 2013 at 9:30pm for a family-friendly movie screening. We’re letting our […]

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Welcoming Josh Duhamel to the North Dakota State Fair

July 17, 2013

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After having to reschedule our original Movie in the Park night due to weather, we were excited to have Mother Nature cooperate with us last night for the screening of Safe Haven at the Scandinavian Heritage Park. With over 220 RSVPs to this event on Facebook, we had a terrific turnout and couldn’t have asked for better […]

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