MINOT, N.D.— Can you believe we’re only one month away from the North Dakota State Fair? While the preparation continues for the largest event in the state, June is also full of great events and fun activities for the whole family. 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.
Nodak Speedway races – June 3, 10, 24
Speeding across the Nodak Speedway all month long, you can’t miss the Nodak Speedway races, held Sundays throughout the month of June. 6:00 pm – Grandstands OPEN, 7:00 pm – Racing STARTS. Grandstand Ticket Prices: Adults $13.00, Seniors $11.00, Military $11.00, Ages 8-14 $6.00, Ages 7 & Under Free. Visit www.racenodak.com or call 701-822-7223 for more information.
Magic City International Dragway Spring Nationals – June 8-10
Rev your engines for a weekend to remember at the Magic City International Dragway. Magic City International Dragway is holding spring nationals on Friday, 6:00 pm until dark and Saturday & Sunday,10:00 am until dark. Find more info at www.magiccityinternationaldragway.com or call (701) 833-8465. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minot’s Ribfest – June 15-17
The best ribbers in the region put their talents to the taste test at this year’s Minot’s Ribfest. Sample some tangy barbecued ribs and spend the rest of the day enjoying all of the fun activities! Concerts, bounce houses, mini golf, The Escape Room, a Cornhole tournament, a classic car show on Friday, a kite building class on Saturday, and so much more, all for just $5! Come hear Soul Shine and The Front Fenders beginning at 5:30pm on Friday night, then come back Saturday at 5:30pm to hear All Aces and a Doobie Brothers & Santana tribute band! Sunday evening wraps things up with the World of Outlaws Magic City Showdown race. Food, music, and fun, all at Minot’s Ribfest. 11am – 9pm June 15 – 17. Visit www.minotribfest.com for more information or to register for the Cornhole tournament or the kite building class.
World of Outlaws Magic City Showdown – June 17
The spring cars are back for the Magic City Showdown, brought to you by World of Outlaws. The opening ceremony begins at 7:30 pm. **Check out the Pit Combo Special** Includes Reserved Seat, Pit Pass & “Class of 2018” Drivers Poster. Visit www.woosprint.com to purchase tickets. When you purchase an advance ticket to Magic City Showdown, you’ll get one day free admittance to Minot’s Ribfest!
Magic City International Dragway races – June 16, 22-24, 29-30
Magic City International Dragway makes your June louder. Come check out these amazing dragsters on Friday, 6:00 pm until dark and Saturday & Sunday,10:00 am until dark. Find more info at www.magiccityinternationaldragway.com or call (701) 833-8465. Email: email@example.com.
4-H Achievement Days – June 18-21
Ward County 4-H youth will showcase their talents and skills they have been perfecting during the past 4-H year. Held at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds, Ward County 4-H Achievement Days will display projects ranging from static (non-living) displays, demonstrations, livestock, pets, small animals, and horse shows.
North Dakota Junior Beef Expo – June 22-23
The NDJBE, the state’s multi-breed junior beef field day, is scheduled for June 22-23 at the North Dakota State Fairgrounds in Minot, N.D. The show, which is organized by the North Dakota Stockmen’s Association, is open to youth ages 21 years old and younger who are members of 4-H, FFA or a junior breed association. The Junior Beef Expo will be filled with activities to appeal to anyone who is interested in the beef industry. For more information, contact NDSA at (701) 223-2522.