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New Downtown Mural Celebrates Duke Ellington’s Tie To Fargo

Recording Of Ellington Orchestra's Concert In 1940 Won Grammy 40 Years Later

FARGO (KVRR) – A new mural is up in downtown Fargo honoring one of the greatest jazz musicians ever and his ties to Fargo. A mural of Duke Ellington now adorns the side of the Rhombus Guys building in the alley on the south side of Main Avenue. The mural is near the former site of the Crystal Ballroom, where…

Police Searching for Vandal of Greta Thunberg Mural

Fargo Police say the mural was vandalized on April 3.

Culprit Picture Mural Damage 1 Culprit Picture Coat Hair Cultprit Picture 2 FARGO, N.D.–The Greta Thunberg mural located outside of Front Street Taproom has been vandalized. Fargo Police say the mural was vandalized on April 3 between 9:50 p.m. and 10:10 p.m. The damage done to the mural is permanent according to Front Street Taproom. Police have images of the…

Front Street Taproom to Display Greta Thunberg Mural

FARGO, N.D.–A mural depicting Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has found a home in Fargo. Front Street Taproom along with its landlord, Investment on Main LLC, announced the mural will be displayed along SoMA Alley in the coming weeks. The mural’s artist, Shane Balkowitsch said, “I want to thank the citizens of Fargo for their kindness and generosity and grassroots…

Live: Craft Beer Passport Guide To Breweries Around Metro

You Can Win Rewards For Visiting Local Breweries

  Not that you need one, but here’s another reason to check out the ever-growing number of breweries in the F-M Metro. The Fargo/Moorhead Convention and Visitor’s Bureau is launching the Crafts and Drafts Pass, encouraging people to check out 12 different breweries and other stops in the region. You can pick them up now at the CVB office and…

Plants for Patients Inspiring a Little Compassion in the Red River Valley

The fundraiser proceeds are going towards a permanent space and the organization's mission

FARGO, N.D. — A non-profit with a mission is to spread a little compassion holds a fundraiser at Front Street Taproom. Plants for Patients puts small plants in handmade ceramic planters and then gives them to women at the Red River Women’s Clinic. It started in 2014 as an art project at NDSU. Funds raised will go towards a permanent space…

LIVE: “We Play In Fargo” Bringing Musicians Together For Record Jam Session

10-Day Event Ending With 72-Hour Jam Session

  Musician Julian Ruck joins the KVRR morning show to talk about the “We Play In Fargo” concert series. Local bands are playing nightly concerts at the Broadway Garage in downtown Fargo nightly through Thursday, June 7th, from 5-9 p.m. The series will culminate in a 72-hour non-stop jam session at The Cellar underneath Front Street Taproom starting at 11:59…