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June 2014
Lewis & Clark Farmers Market
06/20/2014 - 10/31/2014



September 2014
Papa's Pumpkin Patch
09/14/2014 - 10/25/2014

Corn Maize
09/21/2014 - 10/26/2014



October 2014
Dakota Zoo Fall/Winter Photo Contest Begins
10/03/2014 - 10/03/2014

Dakota Zoo Fall/Winter Schedule Begins
10/03/2014 - 10/03/2014

Little Tykes EdVenture Buddy Bears
10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014

Beefin' It Up; Fuel for the Finish Run/Walk
10/04/2014 - 10/04/2014

Menopause the Musical
10/07/2014 - 10/07/2014

FREE Shredd Day
10/07/2014 - 10/07/2014

Fall Art Show
10/07/2014 - 10/25/2014

Boeing Boeing
10/09/2014 - 10/19/2014

Dakota Stage Ltd. presents "Boeing Boeing"
10/09/2014 - 10/19/2014

Sanford Health Run & Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness
10/10/2014 - 10/10/2014

Haunted Fort @ Ft. Abraham Lincoln State Park
10/10/2014 - 11/01/2014

Haunted Fort @ Ft. Abraham Lincoln State Park
10/10/2014 - 10/11/2014

Sanford Health Run & Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness
10/10/2014 - 10/10/2014

Owls Who Are They! Animal EdVenture
10/11/2014 - 10/11/2014

Read North Dakota (Tentative)
10/12/2014 - 10/12/2014

2014 Women's Business Summit
10/12/2014 - 10/13/2014

Sanford Health Infant Remembrance Service
10/15/2014 - 10/15/2014

Cancer Fund Raiser Shoot
10/17/2014 - 10/17/2014

Haunted Fort
10/17/2014 - 10/18/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Austin
10/17/2014 - 10/17/2014

Fall Breakfast at Dakota Zoo
10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

Governor's Conference on ND History
10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

Adult Zookeeper Camp
10/18/2014 - 10/18/2014

Halloween Kids Bash @ Ft. Abraham Lincoln State Park
10/19/2014 - 10/19/2014

4th Annual Bucks for Bras Charity
10/22/2014 - 10/22/2014

The Awesome 80's Prom
10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

The Totally Awesome 80's Prom!
10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

Live Stand Up Comedy - Tim Slagle & Bengt Washburn
10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

Haunted Fort
10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

ND Sportsman's Expo
10/24/2014 - 10/25/2014

Zoo Boo!
10/25/2014 - 10/25/2014

"The Scarecrow" presented by Shade Tree Players
10/25/2014 - 10/26/2014

Halloween Kids Bash @ Ft. Abraham Lincoln State Park
10/26/2014 - 10/26/2014

United Way Pancake Breakfast
10/26/2014 - 10/26/2014

Sanford Health Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar
10/30/2014 - 10/31/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Minot
10/30/2014 - 10/30/2014

Capital Quiltfest Quilt Show & Conference
10/31/2014 - 11/02/2014

Haunted Fort
10/31/2014 - 11/01/2014



November 2014
Disney Junior Live On Tour! Pirate & Princess Adventure
11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014

Little Tykes EdVenture Terrific Turkeys
11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
11/01/2014 - 11/01/2014

GRAND OPENING - State Museum at the ND Heritage Center Expansion
11/02/2014 - 11/02/2014

125th Anniversary of Statehood
11/02/2014 - 11/02/2014

Singing in Style
11/02/2014 - 11/02/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
11/07/2014 - 11/07/2014

Cozy Camels! Animal EdVenture
11/08/2014 - 11/08/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
11/11/2014 - 11/11/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Aberdeen
11/15/2014 - 11/15/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Minot
11/21/2014 - 11/21/2014

Live Stand Up Comedy - John Conroy
11/21/2014 - 11/22/2014

Bismarck Big One Art & Craft Fair
11/22/2014 - 11/23/2014

Decorate Discovery Center & Train @ Dakota Zoo
11/24/2014 - 11/24/2014

Coming Home for Christmas
11/28/2014 - 12/24/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. MN Wilderness
11/28/2014 - 11/29/2014



December 2014
Bismarck Bobcats vs. Aberdeen
12/05/2014 - 12/05/2014

Bismarck Holiday Showcase (Pride of Dakota)
12/05/2014 - 12/07/2014

Sanford Health Christmas Remembrance Service
12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014

High Tea & Merriment
12/06/2014 - 12/06/2014

The Nutcracker
12/12/2014 - 12/14/2014

The Nutcracker
12/12/2014 - 12/14/2014

Old Fashion Frontier Christmas & Custer Dinner
12/13/2014 - 12/14/2014

Cookie Walk
12/13/2014 - 12/13/2014

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Minot
12/13/2014 - 12/13/2014

Central Dakota Children's Choir Christmas Concert
12/19/2014 - 12/20/2014

Breakfast with Santa @ Dakota Zoo
12/20/2014 - 12/20/2014

Saturday with Santa @ Dakota Zoo
12/20/2014 - 12/20/2014

New Year's Eve Celebration of the Belle's 100th Anniversary!
12/31/2014 - 12/31/2014



January 2015
Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
01/10/2015 - 01/10/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
01/16/2015 - 01/16/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Brookings
01/24/2015 - 01/24/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Aberdeen
01/30/2015 - 01/31/2015



February 2015
Bismarck Bobcats vs. Aberdeen
02/13/2015 - 02/13/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. MN Wilderness
02/27/2015 - 02/28/2015

Choreographers' Showcase: Gershwin to Giselle
02/27/2015 - 02/28/2015

Northern Badlands Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation
02/28/2015 - 02/28/2015



March 2015
Bismarck Bobcats vs. Kenai River
03/06/2015 - 03/07/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Aberdeen
03/12/2015 - 03/12/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Fairbanks
03/13/2015 - 03/14/2015

Bismarck Bobcats vs. Minot
03/27/2015 - 03/28/2015



May 2015
Beauty and the Beast
05/16/2015 - 05/16/2015



June 2015
2015 Relay for Life
06/13/2015 - 06/13/2015



September 2015
United Tribes International Powwow
09/10/2015 - 09/13/2015


smile icon Downtown Mandan

What's going on in Mandan you ask? Click here to check out their 2014 Visitor's Guide and see! It's full of things to do, a city map and calendar of events. Mandan, “Where the West Begins,” embodies the community’s rugged and hearty nature. You'll love it!

FMI visit their website at: www.cityofmandan.com

exclamation icon Papa's Pumpkin Patch

Papa's Pumpkin Patch is open 12-7 pm daily from Sept. 14 - Oct. 25, 2014. Admission is $4/person and toddlers two years and under are free.

Enjoy bale mazes, pumpkin launchers, zip lines, train rides, pony rides, pedal carts, hay rides, obstacle courses, Papa'sville, a gift shop, and (honest) a WHOLE LOT of pumpkins! Want to know what's going on at Papa's right now? Visit Papa on Facebook or visit Papa's website at: www.papaspumpkinpatch.com

luggage icon Discover Bismarck-Mandan!

Discover America. Discover North Dakota. Discover Bismarck-Mandan!

Check-out these beautiful videos that we have done in partnership, and thanks to a grant opportunity, with ND Tourism. We hope to develop more about our amazing communites and attractions in the future!!

Shopping, Dining and Nightlife in the Capital City!

A German experience of the history of Bismarck-Mandan.