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Calendar of Events:

September 23-24       Dakota Territory Gun Collectors Fall Gun Show. Bismarck Event Center.
September 23-24       Applefest, Buckstop Junction.  Saturday 11am-6pm; Sunday 11am-4pm. Adults $7; Seniors $4; Children 4-18 $3.  Applefest is a community tradition that features food, entertainment and more.  All proceeds benefit the Bismarck Cancer Center Foundation.  FMI call Sara @ 701.222.6100 or visit   
September 28            Savor the Flavor, Bismarck Event Center, 6-10pm. $100 per ticket.  A wine and food tasting event with silent and live auction items all benefiting Sanford Children’s initiatives.  FMI contact Erin @ 701.323.8452 or visit         
 September 28-
  Oct 1     2017 Fall Parade of Homes.  Dates and Times: Thursday 6-9pm; Friday 6-9 pm; Saturday 11am-5pm, Sunday Noon-5pm.  The Fall Parade of Homes offers you a unique opportunity to tour multiple new homes over four days and get a peek at what's new and different in home design in 2017. You're sure to find some inspiration for your next project, a builder or subcontractor who can fit your needs, or maybe even your new home.  FMI visit        
September 30            IronMan Golf Challenge. Prairie West Golf Course, 2709 Longspur Trail, Mandan. FMI visit or
September 30         Observe the Moon Night. Gateway to Science, 1810 Schafer Street, Bismarck. 7-9pm. Explore the moon with hands-on activities and outdoor moon viewing (weather permitting). FMI contact 701.258.1975 or visit or
September 30         OktoberFest Mandan. A celebration of North Dakota's German heritage featuring Polka music, German food vendors, craft vendors, hay maze, kids activities and craft beer tasting showcasing our German heritage. FMI call Del @ 701.751.2983 or visit 


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Genuine Dakota Gift Store

Open Monday - Friday
7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Pride of Dakota Products
Door Prizes & Pride of Dakota Food Samples
Pottery, Clothing, Books,
Candles, CDs & Much More!

Customized Gift Baskets Available!

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It's official - we are the "World's Greatest!..." Check out this beautiful video to see why you should make Bismarck-Mandan your next destination!

Discover the next place to visit, or have your upcoming convention, meeting, or event! Our gorgeous 3 minute video will give you a sneak peek of what you can expect when you visit Bismarck-Mandan!

Additionally, 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.