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National Park Week, April 17-25, 2021

April 16 to April 25
sunset on River Bend Overlook at TRNP

Mid-summer sunset catches the River Bend Overlook above the Little Missouri River at the North Unit of the Theodore Roosevelt National Park.

National Park Week   April l7-25, 2021

National Park Week is a time to explore amazing places, discover stories of history and culture, help out, and find your park. Join us celebrating National Park Week 2021 from April 17 to 25! Parks across the country will host a variety of special programs, events, and digital experiences.

Celebrate our national parks by learning about our favorite, Theodore Roosevelt National Park, in North Dakota.

When did it all begin??  Click here:  A Park Dedicated to a President!

Learn about the differences between the South and North Units of the park here:  Which do you like best?  North, or South? 

Ever heard of Elkhorn Ranch?  It's part of Theodore Roosevelt National Park!  Go here:  Elkhorn Ranch, a Place to Relax and Rejuvenate

 

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Special Olympics North Dakota Polar Plunge, Williston, North Dakota

11:30 am / 1:30 pm
April 17

Special Olympics North Dakota Polar Plunge-Williston

Date: Apr 17 2021
Location: Spring Lake Park
11a-12:30p Plunge Registration
12:30p Polar Plunge begins, with Plunge Awards Ceremony immediately following

The Polar Plunge® is for anyone who wants to participate in an extreme sport and have bragging rights while supporting the SOND program and athletes. Participants collect pledges from friends, family, and the community for the opportunity to jump into freezing water. To plunge, participants raise a minimum of $75 to cover the entry fee and the Polar Plunge first incentive prize.

Register At: www.specialolympicsnd.org
For more information call (701)746-0331 or  e-mail: info@specialolympicsnd.org
 
Additional information here:  Williston CVB Events
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12th Annual “Knight for a Princess” Daddy Daughter Dance, Dickinson, North Dakota

7:00 pm / 9:00 pm
April 23

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12th Annual "Knight for a Princess" Daddy Daughter Dance

 
Friday, 23 April 2021 from 19:00 CDT-22:00 CDT
 
Tickets
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Public Anyone on or off Facebook
 
The Dickinson Police Association is pleased to announce that the 12th Annual "Knight for a Princess" Daddy Daughter Dance is a "GO" for this year! Mark your calendars for Friday, April 23rd and Saturday April 24th from 6:00PM-9:00PM.
Due to COVID-19 occupancy restrictions, pre-registration is REQUIRED; no tickets can be purchased at the door.
Admission is $65 per couple, and includes dinner, flowers, magic mirror photo, dancing, and glow necklaces.
Registration deadline is April 9th. For tickets, visit our Evenbrite site at;
 
 

 

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Paddlefish Season Opener, Williston, North Dakota

May 1 to May 21

Paddlefish Season Opener

Dates: May 01 2021 - May 21 2021
 
Read about the excitement on the first day of paddle fishing here: Paddlefish Opener is a Blast!
 
More information here:  Williston CVB
 
Paddlefish Opener in North Dakota

Paddlefish Opener in North Dakota

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Band Day 2021, Williston, North Dakota

May 8

Band Day 2021

Date: May 08 2021
 
Plans are underway! Check back for parade registration and other information as it becomes available. You can also follow Band Day on Facebook.
 
More information here:  Williston CVB
 
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MHA Interpretive Center Opening, New Town, North Dakota

May 19
MHA Interpretive Center, New Town, North Dakota Opening May 19, 2021

MHA Interpretive Center, New Town, North Dakota Opening May 19, 2021

 

MHA Interpretive Center, Opening,  New Town, North Dakota 

The Interpretive Center is part of this scenic road trip:  Scenic Highway 22, Most Beautiful Road in North Dakota!

More information here:  New MHA Interpretive Center in New Town, North Dakota 

 

 

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Williston Annual Community Sale, Williston, North Dakota

May 22

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Williston Annual Community Sale

Date: May 22 2021
Location: Raymond Family Community Center
Check out northwest North Dakota's largest rummage sale!

This event takes donations mid May through May 21, then the doors open Saturday the 22nd for guests to browse and find their treasures. Bid on an extensive silent auction area, as well. Proceeds go to Williston Basin United Way, which grants funds to dozens of health and human service non-profit organizations operating in Williams, Divide and McKenzie counties.
 
More information here:   Williston Events 
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High Stakes Barrel Racing, Dickinson, North Dakota

4:00 pm
May 28

High Stakes Barrel Racing

 
Friday, 28 May 2021 at 16:00 CDT
 
Price: free
 
Public Anyone on or off Facebook
 
🔥🔥$10,000 PAYOUT🔥🔥
Limited to the first 50 entries paid in full. ($250 entry fee-includes a timeslot and official High Stakes barrel racing attire)
Entries open Dec 1st
More details coming soon!!!
3D with 1/2 second splits-pays top 4 in each division.
***No REFUNDS.*** You must sell your own spot-$25 office fee for horse/rider change
*you may change horses for no fee
Enter as many horses as you want, but each horse may only be ridden by 1 rider.
 

 

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High Stakes Barrel Racing, Dickinson, North Dakota

4:00 pm
May 28

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High Stakes Barrel Racing

 
Friday, 28 May 2021 at 16:00 CDT
 
Price: free
 
Public Anyone on or off Facebook
 
🔥🔥$10,000 PAYOUT🔥🔥
Limited to the first 50 entries paid in full. ($250 entry fee-includes a timeslot and official High Stakes barrel racing attire)
Entries open Dec 1st
More details coming soon!!!
3D with 1/2 second splits-pays top 4 in each division.
***No REFUNDS.*** You must sell your own spot
Enter as many horses as you want, but each horse may only be ridden by 1 rider.
 
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BADLANDS GRAVEL BATTLE, Medora, North Dakota

8:00 am
May 30

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BADLANDS GRAVEL BATTLE

May 30th, 2021
8AM-8PM MDT
Medora, North Dakota 

Come GRIND across 120 miles, and ROLL over 10,500 ft of elevation gain on the fast and rugged red scoria roads that crosshatch the BADLANDS of western North Dakota.

More information here:  Badlands Gravel Battle 2021

 

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