March 7th Downtown Bismarck News

New Members

We are excited to welcome three new members to Downtown Bismarck!

Northern Plains Heritage Area

Located at the Landing is the orientation headquarters for the Northern Plains National Heritage Area where you can find a gift shop along with maps and knowledge about the historic sites in the 5 county Heritage Area. Their mission at the Northern Plains Heritage Foundation is to preserve, promote, and develop the cultural, natural, and scenic resources along the Missouri River in central North Dakota.

Northern Plains Heritage

The Jousting Lemur

The Jousting Lemur is the only self-serve wine tasting establishment in the area. To enhance your experience, they also offer charcuterie boards and wine classes.

The Jousting Lemur

Mabel’s All Day

Mabel’s All Day is a Chef owned & operated food truck serving elevated classics & cold pressed juices.

Mabel’s All Day

Riverfront Festival Grounds

Fort Abraham Lincoln Foundation (a partner organization of Northern Plains National Heritage Area) is hosting input sessions relating the Bismarck River District. Please consider attending.

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Uff-Da: The Folk Art of Emily Lunde

New gallery at Bismarck Art Gallery March 5-22!

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Northern Plains Dance: Snow White

Who’s the ‘fairest of them all’? Find out when Northern Plains Dance brings to life the legendary fairy tale of Snow White. A classic fairy tale full of curses and poisoned apples in an enchanting production that will delight every member of the family. It’s the treasured story of a jealous Queen, her beautiful stepdaughter, and seven adoring companions.  Join them as their heart-warming adventures come magically to life.  Snow White will leave you spellbound.


Jimmy V’s Trivia

Thursday, March 7th at 7 pm is 90’s Movies Trivia at Jimmy V’s. It is free to play, but spots fill up quickly so get there early to reserve your spot!

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Little Kids, Big World: It’s Basketball Time

Basketball is a huge part of North Dakota history. Enjoy a story about basketball and shoot some hoops.

Toddlers and preschoolers are invited to the free interactive learning series “Little Kids, Big World” at the North Dakota Heritage Center & State Museum. These interactive 30-minute programs introduce children to North Dakota’s fascinating history. All children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and are asked to meet at the west entrance information desk.

The event will be Saturday, March 9th at 10 am and 11 am.

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Delicato Family Wines Tap Takeover

The Jousting Lemur’s March Tap Takeover has been set. Please welcome the Delicato Family Wines on March 8th starting from 6-9pm. There will be 20 different wines from the Delicato Family. If you reserve your spot early for $25, you’ll get an extra $5 loaded onto your wine card at no cost, along with your $25 you pay to hold your spot! You’ll also reserve 5 complimentary samples. The last Tap Takeover sold out, so reserve your spot early!

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The Walking Dead General Trivia

Time to see how you match up against the undead! Grab your weapon of choice and see how you match up with the rest of the swarm! Comics, TV show, memes.. they’ve got it all! Come hang with Rick, Glen, Negan & the rest of the Walking Dead crew! Trivia is Thursday, March 7 at 7 PM.

– NO cost to play!
– Teams up to 4 people.
– 3 Rounds with 10 questions each round!
– Prizes after each round!
– Grand Prize for winning team!

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Gastropub Night

Tuesday nights are Gastropub nights at Anima Cucina! Come in from 4:00 pm until close and enjoy half off all beer and order from a special Gastropub menu.

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New Capital Gallery Exhibit

Come check out Capital Gallery’s new exhibit “Into the Wild,” now open! Featuring work from 6 local artists, “Into the Wild” celebrates the inspiration of nature in art, represented in realism, abstract, sculpture, and even raw material! They are open 10-4 Tuesday-Friday and 10-3 on Saturday, or any day and time by appointment!

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Big Dog Tiki: Y2K Lexie Bash

March 13th at 6 PM is a Y2K Lexie Bash at Big Dog Tiki!

Get ready to travel back in time and party like it’s the 2000s at the Y2K Lexie Bash!

Event Highlights:
–  Time Warp: Step into the 2000s with your best Y2K-inspired outfit. Think trucker hats, low-rise jeans, and all the bling you can find!
–  Throwback Tunes: DJ Lexie Martell will be spinning the hottest hits from the 2000s, taking you on a musical journey down memory lane.
–  Disposable Cameras: Capture memories with our many wind-up disposable cameras – because if it’s not on MySpace, did it even happen?

Dust off your velour tracksuits, grab your flip phone, and come celebrate the our favorite 2000’s baby Lexie at Big Dog Tiki! It’s time to party like it’s 1999… or 2000!

Join the Downtowners!