Archive - November, 2010

Announcing: The new NDSF Foundation!

26 November 2010 by , No Comments

Back in November of 2009, a couple of us decided that it is time to create a Foundation that will support the programming and infrastructure of the North Dakota State Fair.  The North Dakota State Fair Foundation has now been created! With the help of the NDSF Board, management, and several folks from around the […]

NDSF Annual Meeting a Success

25 November 2010 by , No Comments

The 45th annual meeting of the North Dakota State Fair Association took place on Thursday, November 18 in Bismarck, ND. There were 70 delegates and 25 guests in attendance, making this one of the Fair’s larger annual meetings. Business covered at the annual meeting included the review and presentation of the Fair’s annual report and […]

Wrangler Team Roping Championships

24 November 2010 by , No Comments

The Wrangler Team Roping Minot Championships will be on Saturday and Sunday, November 27 and 28 in the Expo Arena on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds. Head to www.WranglerTRC.com for more info on this event! The Expo Arena is managed by the O’Keefe family of 3E Ranch.  For information on open arena dates or to schedule […]

Off season at the fair?

23 November 2010 by , No Comments

 Just because the North Dakota State Fair is over doesn’t mean life stops on the Fairgrounds. The Fairgrounds are home to many annual events and special occasions each year.  With so many support areas and services available, the North Dakota State Fair encourages the community to take advantage of all they have to offer. A variety […]

2010 Annual Meeting Scheduled for Thursday

16 November 2010 by , No Comments

2010 North Dakota State Fair Annual Meeting Scheduled for November 18 The 45th annual meeting of the North Dakota State Fair Association is scheduled for Thursday, November 18 at 1pm in the Missouri Room of the Ramkota Inn in Bismarck, ND. Business covered at the annual meetingwill include the review and presentation of the Fair’s […]

Minot Chamber Business Showcase

15 November 2010 by , No Comments

The 2010 Minot Area Chamber of Commerce Showcase of Business offers a sports challenge to area businesses: celebrate your team spirit at the showcase, which is set for Thursday, Nov. 18 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the North Dakota State Fair Center. In its 21st year, the showcase continues to go strong, offering booth […]

Barrel Racing This Weekend!

11 November 2010 by , No Comments

Even though the snow will soon be flying there are still opportunities to do some riding and roping at the State Fairgrounds! This weekend’s Expo Arena events include Barrel Racing with warm-ups starting at 10am on Sunday, November 14.  JP starts @Noon with Open fees at$25 and youth fees at $15. The payback is 75%. Warm Up […]

Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase

8 November 2010 by , No Comments

The Pride of Dakota Holiday Showcase will be rolling into cities across North Dakota over the next month. Here at the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot, we are excited to have all of this great shopping right outside our office! The Minot show will be Saturday and Sunday, November 13 and 14. Saturday’s […]

Curling Club Open House

8 November 2010 by , No Comments

The Minot Curling Club is gearing up for another season of curling!  The ice is currently being put in at the Commercial I building on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds.  Open House Week at the Curling Club is November 15th-19th at 7pm each night.  Open House Week is for all curlers, new and old.  There […]

The Big One – This Weekend!

2 November 2010 by , No Comments

The 35th Annual Minot Christmas edition of The Big One Art and Craft Fair is this weekend! Friday, November 5th and Saturday,  November 6 in the North Dakota State Fair Center.  Friday’s hours are 10 am – 8 pm and Saturday is 9 am – 5 pm. The cost of admission is minimal with plenty of room for […]