March 29 Downtown Bismarck News

Welcome to Bismarck

The City of Bismarck launched a promotional video that showcases the many attributes Bismarck has to offer. Safe neighborhoods, academically successful schools, a stable local economy, endless adventure, recreation and great quality of life!
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Downtown Events
March 29
Trivia Night
Sixteen03 Main Events

March 29
Code Connect: Automate Your Home With Home Assistance
Junipr Workantile

March 29
Larks Winter Warm-Up
Missouri Valley Family YMCA

March 30
Bismarck Bucks vs. Sioux City Bandits
Bismarck Event Center

March 31
Comedy Night
Sixteen03 Main Events

April 2
Indian Supper Monday Night 
Fireflour Pizza & Craft Coffee Bar

April 4
Trivia Takeover
The Starving Rooster

April 4
Beer & Donuts: The Perfect Pair
McQuade Distributing

April 4
1 Million Cups 
Dakota Stage Ltd.

April 5 & 7
Healing Art Therapy: Scratch Art
Art Gallerie on Main

April 6
Dakota Film Festival
Belle Mehus Auditorium

April 6-7
Live Standup Comedy 
Dakota Stage Ltd.

April 7
Comedy/Music Open Mic Night
Sixteen03 Main Events

April 10
“April Shower”

April 13
2nd Annual DIY Succulent Bar

Member Bismarck Veterans Memorial Public Library will host a free family-friendly movie (Coco) in the Story Room on Monday, April 2. Bring your cushions and your covered drinks, but please leave the snacks at home. Children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult or babysitter aged 12+.
The Teen Headquarters will also be hosting a free movie (Thor: Ragnarok) for teens in grades 6-12 only. Movie Days coincide with days off at Bismarck Public Schools.

Member McQuade Distributing brings the 3rd Annual Boxers & Beer Event back! This year’s event will feature a live and fashionably decorated boxer auction, silent auction, beer sampling and a cancer survivor speaker. Proceeds from this event benefit member Bismarck Cancer Center. The event will also include the option for buying special VIP tickets that allow guests to enjoy special appetizers, drinks, and photos with the models. Tickets are now available. This event sold out last year so be sure to get tickets early. For more information about sponsoring this event or participating as a boxer artist, contact the Bismarck Cancer Center at 701.222.6100 or email


Member Townsquare Media Bismarck has teamed up with Plant Perfect and the NDSU Extension Service to bring you the 2018 Dakota Garden Expo. The Dakota Garden Expo is at the Bismarck Event Center Friday, April 20th and Saturday, April 21st. There will be a number of seminars taking place throughout the two-day event. There will also be a Kids Zone full of activities like face painting and a sandbox. Admission each day is $5 for adults or $3 with the donation of a nonperishable food item. Those 17 and under are free.


Easter Brunch Downtown 

Check out all the boutiques, galleries and shops in our Downtown Walking Map!