Entertainment

All Potato Bowl USA activities canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic

The activities were scheduled for September 29 through October 3.

GRAND FORKS, N.D.–The Potato Bowl USA Committee has announced that all Potato Bowl activities have been canceled, including the 55th Annual Potato Bowl between the UND Fight Hawks and the SDSU Jackrabbits. The activities were scheduled for September 29 through October 3, and included events such as the Simplot French Fry Feed, Thomsen Homes Kid’s Zone and the KEM Shrine…

Metallica to perform at Encore Drive-In Nights at Red River Valley Fair

Three Days Grace will open for the band.

WEST FARGO, N.D.–After two country acts, the Red River Valley Fair is appealing to its rock fans with a one-night only Metallica concert. Metallica will be performing at the Encore Drive-In Nights on Saturday, August 29. Three Days Grace will open for the band. Similar to previous Drive-In shows, concert goers will be asked to remain in their vehicles. No…

Red River Zoo Teaches Kids Importance Of Farming At Agricultural Adventure Day

This Is The 4th Agricultural Adventure Day For The Zoo

FARGO, N.D. — At the Red River Zoo, families are learning about the agricultural industry and how crops grown around the state are used for multiple things. “These crops that are grown like the field corn here is actually used for ethanol. To find out the alternative use for these crops besides food is really important, so they see what…

Fargo Blues Festival Plays On With New COVID-19 Rules

Saturday's lineup of performances starts at noon and tickets can be purchased on site.

FARGO, N.D. — “The blues fest is a wonderful event this is our 25th annual and the blues just reach everyone that loves music,” Kristi BredellĀ  said. The stage is being set up with rain coverings for the Blues Festival at the Newman Outdoor Field. The two day celebration is the first major music fest in the Fargo-Moorhead area since…

LIVE: Lunch Aid

They pulled it off once. Now they need your help to meet an even greater need.

The pandemic is raising hunger levels here at home to worrying new heights. And it’s not as if hunger was an unknown problem before Covid-19 came to be our community. After some families in the Fargo school system found they couldn’t make ends meet and still pay their school lunch debt for the 2018-19 school year, Lunch Aid stepped in….

Alabama at Bluestem in Moorhead rescheduled to June 4, 2021

Previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new date.

MOORHEAD, Minn.–Alabama’s 50th Anniversary Tour stop at the Bluestem Amphitheater has been rescheduled for Friday, June 4, 2021. The concert was originally scheduled for June 6, 2020, but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new date. Ticket and concert info can be found by reaching out to Tickets300. Categories: Coronavirus, Entertainment,…

Farm Journal announces #FarmONTM concert to benefit 4-H

The full lineup will be announced at a later date.

LENEXA, Kan.–Farm Journal is partnering with the National 4-H Council to put on a #FarmONTM benefit concert on August 27. The concert will feature award-winning country artist Lee Brice and other country artists who have a love for agriculture and education. The full lineup will be announced at a later date. Both Farm Journal and the National 4-H Council are…

LIVE: Joyfest Takes Over Island Park

It's a big park -- perfect for a big mission: to get people feeling good again.

It’s been a long, slow spring and summer. And as the cancellations keep rolling in, it leaves people in the region with fewer and fewer public events to look forward to — and that can really drag your mood down. But this weekend, Island Park may give you a little respite from that. Community organizers are inviting us to “Joyfest”…

Sister Cities Smokeout postponed to 2021

The event will now be a two-day event on Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, August 29, 2021.

MOORHEAD, Minn.–The Sister Cities Smokeout has been postponed until 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The event will now be a two-day event on Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, August 29, 2021. Jade Presents says Jamey Johnson will co-headline Saturday’s main stage with Whiskey Meyers. Additional acts can be found here. Anyone who purchased three-day pass tickets are asked to…

Lunch Aid announces concert to address food insecurity in Fargo-Moorhead

All the proceeds raised from the concerts will go directly to Heart-n-Soul.

FARGO, N.D.–Lunch Aid is planning a concert series to raise money for Heart-n-Soul’s Community Lunch Program in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Heart-n-Soul prepares up to 500 free lunches for local families and seniors every weekend. The concert series will begin Monday, August 24 and end on Thursday, August 27. Seven bands will be featured throughout the four nights and each show…