Things To Do in Bismarck





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North Dakota Heritage Center - The Museum of the State Historical Society of North Dakota collects, interprets, and preserves diverse items relating to North Dakota and her citizens. We research, write, and produce exhibits for the state museum, historic sites, and our traveling exhibit program. We are the oldest and largest museum in North Dakota.

North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame - The North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame is the interpretive center for the history of Native Americans, ranching, rodeo, and the western lifestyle of the plains and Badlands. Here, the culture and legacy that is the character of the Great American West will be saved for future generations.

Borrowed Bucks Roadhouse - Our format consists of Top 40, Hip-Hop, Dance, Rock, Classic Rock, Country and Oldies. If dancing isn't your thing, we have the biggest game room in the area with six pool tables and dart boards.

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Bismarck Capital A'Fair - Capital A'Fair is one of the areas largest summer art fair. It features over 130 artisans from across the country and attracts thousands of local and regional visitors. Music, great food, performing arts groups and children's activities contribute to the festive mood. The fair is located at the beautiful Capitol grounds of North Dakota.

Fall Art Exhibition - The Fall Art Exhibition is a regional art exhibit open to all the people. A show was held each fall with artwork and attendance growing. The event brings thousands people to view work submitted by 300 artists.

United Tribes International Powwow - The Powwow is held annually in the Lone Star Arena at United Tribes Technical College, one of the premier Tribal Colleges in the United States, and has become one of the premier cultural events of North Dakota, receiving numerous awards over the years.

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Bismarck History

Famous People from North Dakota

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Pizza Ranch - Starting as a single store in Hull, Iowa, Pizza Ranch, which specializes in pizza and chicken, has grown steadily and now has franchises in nine states. What makes Pizza Ranch unique is that most stores offer a host of dining options.

Fiesta Villa Restaurant - Fiesta Villa is currently located in The Northern Pacific Depot, listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Spanish style of the depot makes it a natural setting for a marvelous Mexican dining experience. Stop in and enjoy authentic Mexican food while enjoying the history of your surroundings.

Space Aliens Grill & Bar - There is intelligent life down here and they know where to eat, and thatís because Space Aliens Grill & Bar channels in children and adults alike with its alien-induced aura and out-of-this-world food.

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