July 18 Downtown Bismarck News

Downtown Bismarck is About to Get Crazier!

Downtowners Crazy Days is back! Crazy Days is two days of “Crazy” deals and specials at multiple Downtown businesses. Join us Aug 1-2 (Thursday and Friday) from morning to evening for a fun-filled day of supporting local business. Thank you to Kirkwood Bank & Trust for sponsoring our Crazy Days tote bags.  Sales map will be available soon! #ShopSmall  www.downtownbismarck.com

In conjunction with Crazy Days, Beer & Boutiques will take place Thursday evening, August 1 from 4:30pm-8:30pm. Sample hand-selected craft beers provided by McQuades Distributing while enjoying store sales and deals as well as a chance to chat with beer experts at participating locations. Buy 4 or more tickets and get the early-bird pricing of $40!  Standard ticket is $45 or $50 Cancer Center Supporter ticket and the additional $10 will be donated to member Bismarck Cancer Center!

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Get a Tattoo Downtown! 

Black Sheep Tattoo will be coming to Downtown Bismarck in August! Black Sheep Tattoo offers high end, professional tattoos in a clean, and sterile environment. If you’d like to set up a time to talk about your tattoo idea just email: blacksheeptattoond@gmail.com.
Black Sheep Tattoo will be located at 208 East Broadway, next to Exposure Boutique & Studio.

Bismarck Partners in Planting Program

\Community minded sponsors have partnered together with the City of Bismarck to create the Partners in Planting Program- providing funds for a matching grant to help home and business owners plant street trees. This grant offers a direct reimbursement to citizens and businesses who plant trees in the city’s boulevard area adjacent to their property. To participate contact the Forestry Division to request Permit to Plant Trees on Public Street Right-of-way.
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Bismarck Police Tip 411 Text and App

Developed by tip411, the Bismarck PD app puts a powerful new crime-fighting tool into the hands of community members of all ages. The Bismarck PD app is available for download for free via the Google Play Store, iTunes App Store, or by visiting the Bismarck Police Department website at BismarckND.gov/Police. The new Bismarck PD app enables the public to share an anonymous tip with police and lets officers respond back to create an anonymous two-way conversation.

The Bismarck PD app and tip411 anonymous text a tip system are 100% anonymous, as the technology removes all identifying information before police see the tips and there is no way to identify the sender.

Residents in Bismarck without a smartphone will can share information with police by sending an anonymous text tip via their cell phone to police by texting keyword BISPD and their message/tip to 847411 (tip411). Anonymous web tips can also be submitted through the department’s website at BismarckND.gov/Police.
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Tickets Now on Sale

North Dakota Humanities Council event GameChanger, an annual ideas festival focused on a major event or issue significantly changing the face of our world.  This year’s focus is titled ‘American Dream-Finding ourselves through the Four Freedoms’, explores Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and Freedom from Fear. Four GameChangers will take the stage to represent each of these freedoms and provide their insight into how Roosevelt’s vision has—or hasn’t—been realized. The event is Saturday, October 5 at Belle Mehus. Advanced tickets are limited.

Downtown Events
July 18-20
Summer Days
Downtown BismarckJuly 18
Disney Trivia
The CraftCade

July 18-31
Find Waldo! 
Downtown Bismarck

July 19
All-Ages Open Mic Night
Ferguson Books Bismarck

July 20
$5 5K- Hosted by Proximal50
Proximal50 Life Center

July 23
Santa Margherita Imports Wine Tasting
Anima Cucina

July 24
1 Million Cups
Dakota Stage Ltd.

July 25
Free Swimming @ Outdoor Pools
Bismarck Parks and Recreation DistrictJuly 25
BYO Broadway- A Chorus Line
Northern Plains Dance

July 26
Trivia Night! 
Sixteen03 Main Events

July 30
All-American Movie Night
Bismarck Municipal Ballpark

August 1
Art Show
The Capital Gallery

August 1
Urban Harvest 
Downtown Bismarck

August 3-4
Capital A’Fair 2019
ND State Capitol