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May at the North Dakota State Fair Event Center
MINOT, N.D.— With the arrival of warm weather and the snow disappearing, excitement for the North Dakota State Fair is at an all-time high. May is a very busy month at the State Fair Event Center, and we don’t want you to miss a single event. Don’t let these events pass you by. For information on all of the events and the North Dakota State Fair Event Center, visit ndstatefair.com.
Granville Junkaholics, May 5
An arena filled indoor Junk Market located at the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot, ND on Saturday, May 5th. This is the place to be if you love shopping, reminiscing, and hunting for that perfect junk find. New to the 2018 spring Junk Event is the Vendor Market, highlighting pop-up sales. This is the largest spring Junk Event in North Central North Dakota. Many Junk booths with something for every Junkers style. Not into junk? Come shop at our very unique styled Vendor Market! Concessions will be available. ***$5 Admission***
Minot Flea Market, May 5-6
The Minot Flea Market is the biggest of its kind in the entire state of North Dakota. Many people come to sell their antiques, collectibles, or other valuable items, while others sell their homemade crafts, products, and foods. There is something for everyone at the Minot Flea Market! Admission is ONLY $1.00 (ages 10 and under are FREE). To inquire about vendor booth space please contact Fabian Zeltinger at (701) 340-7930.
Nodak Speedway Opening Night, May 6
The Nodak Speedway kicks off their season on Sunday, May 6. The classes featured on opening night will be Hobby Stocks, Stock Cars, SportMods, and Modifieds. The Grandstand opens at 6pm, and the races begin at 7pm. Adults are $13.00, seniors $11.00, Military $11.00, ages 8-14 $6.00, and ages 7 & under are free. For more information, go to www.racenodak.com or call 701-822-7223.
Shrine Circus, May 10-12
The Shrine Circus is coming to town! Shows are at 10am & 7pm on Thursday, 10am, 4pm, & 7:30pm on Friday, and 10am, 2pm, & 6pm on Saturday. All tickets are general admission. There are no reserved seats. Advance tickets are available at several local businesses, find a list at www.minotshriners.com/circus.htm. Advance ticket prices are: Adult — $11, Jr. & Senior High — $10, Senior Citizens 65+ — $10, Child K through 6th Grade — $6, Preschool Children – free. Tickets purchased at the All Seasons Arena box office before each performance: Adult — $12, Jr. & Senior High — $11, Senior Citizens 65+ — $11, Child K through 6th Grade — $7, Preschool Children – free.
3rd Annual Mother’s Day Celebration Craft & Vendor Show, May 12
Mark your calendar for Saturday, May 12th! You don’t want to miss out on the 3rd Annual Mother’s Day Celebration Craft & Vendor Show in Minot at the ND State Fair Center in the FFA Hall! The doors will be opened to the public from 10am-4pm on Saturday, May 12th. Mother’s Day is always the perfect time of year to treat your Mom, or that special lady in your life with something unique! Come shop & browse with us, while supporting local North Dakota crafters as well as a large variety of Direct Sales. There is something for everyone! Shop from 40-80 Booths, all with a unique variety.
Roller Derby, May 12
Minot’s only roller derby team will be taking on the Billing’s Magic City Rollers for their season opener here at the North Dakota State Fair Event Center. Doors open at 6:00pm, Bout starts at 7:00pm. Tickets: Adults $10 in advance, $12 at the door, kids (ages 6-12) $5.00 in advance, $7.00 at the door. Ages 5 and under are FREE. Advanced tickets available online at www.mouseriverrollers.com or at Souris River Brewing in Minot.
Magic City Dragway Opening Weekend, May 12-13
The Magic City International Dragway will be revving their engines for opening weekend, Saturday & Sunday, May 12 & 13, on the North Dakota State Fairgrounds. On Saturday the fun begins at 11am with Outlaws Test & Tune. Sunday will be the jackpot elimination races, beginning at 11am. For more information, go to www.magiccityinternationaldragway.com or call (701)833-8465.