Family Fun

  • Snowboarding North Dakota
  • Powwow
  • Pitchfork Fondue at Medora
  • Enchanted Highway
  • Raging Rivers Waterpark
  • North Dakota State Fair
  • Shopping at Ralph Engelstad Arena
  • Auto Racing
  • Rooftop Dining at Rhombus Guys in Fargo
  • Camping

Legendary memories are made in North Dakota, where family fun is a natural adventure. We’ve got zoos, wildlife refuges and live albino buffalo; outdoor activities, from fishing and hunting to hiking and biking; and history on everything from dinosaurs to Sakakawea and Sitting Bull.  Make some memories working or playing on a farm. Click here for more family friendly attractions or activities.

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Movie houses in small towns offer nostalgic look at silver screen
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9 Iconic Bridges in North Dakota (Best Places Lists)

The Northern Pacific Railroad Bridge spanning the Missouri River between Bismarck and Mandan opened up travel to the west in 1882. That traffic led to the growth of Bismarck (Edwinton) and eventually points west. Bridges and their impacts have played a key role in North Dakota history. Here are several bridges of note. 

The North Dakota favorites remind us of celebrations growing up
Unique year-round camping option awaits in state parks
Geocaching popular in North Dakotas state parks
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Experiences different in every corner of the state
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Featured Listings
Southeast
Southeast
1609 19th Ave. N., Fargo, ND 58102
Our Planes Fly! Blue skies prevail year round at the Fargo Air Museum, a premier flying museum in...
Northeast
Northeast
Sertoma Park - 11th Avenue and 34th Street, Grand Forks, ND 58203
This community playground for children with disabilities was constructed in 2009. Here, every...
Northcentral
Northcentral
18 miles southeast of Minot, Minot, ND 58701
Black Butte Adventures offers outdoor family getaway for mountain bikers and hikers. More 500...
Southeast
Southeast
Scheels, Fargo, ND 58103
Ride "Ruby" the Ferris Wheel in the Upper Midwest's largest sporting goods store. Ruby provides...
Northcentral
Northcentral
Devils Lake, Devils Lake, ND 58301
Grahams Island State Park, located on Devils Lake, is named after the first known white settler...
Southeast
Southeast
4255 23rd Ave. S., Fargo, ND 58104
The Red River Zoo features more than 300 animals of 75 species, including many endangered species...
Southcentral
Southcentral
605 10th Ave. NW, Jamestown, ND 58402
An active military fort from 1872-1877, Fort Seward now houses an interpretive center displaying...
Northeast
Northeast
Frosty Bobber Winter Carnival and Fishing Tournament
210 Demers Ave., East Grand Forks, MN 56721
Frosty Bobber Winter Carnival is a day-long celebration of the region's most notorious (and...
Northcentral
Northcentral
100 34th Ave. N.E., Minot, ND 58702
Museum tells and shows rich and varied story of region's aviation history. In addition to a...
Southwest
Southwest
188 Museum Drive E., Dickinson, ND 58601
Centerpiece of the center is dinosaur museum featuring 11 full-scale dinosaur skeletons inside...
Events
Northeast
Northeast
Apr 22, 2016 - Sep 16, 2016
River Cities Speedway, Grand Forks, ND 58203
Every Friday, mid-April through mid-September, River Cities Speedway will be alive with the...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 07, 2016 - Aug 27, 2016
8280 33rd St. SE, Jamestown, ND 58401
Races start at 7 p.m....
Northeast
Northeast
May 23, 2016 - Jul 13, 2016
North Dakota Museum Of Art, Grand Forks, ND 58202
Rick Bartow was a major American painter and member of the Wiyot Tribe of Northern California....
Northcentral
Northcentral
May 28, 2016 - May 30, 2016
1252A 41st Ave. NW, Garrison, ND 58540
Kite flying festival for all ages. Fly your own kite. Build a kite at the festival. See kites of...
Southcentral
Southcentral
May 28, 2016 - May 28, 2016
Frontier Village, Jamestown, ND 58401
Experience the Old West in a Wild West shootout at the Frontier Village. Show starts at 3 p.m....
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 02, 2016 - Jun 02, 2016
465 Pacific Ave., Medora, ND 58645
Join the US Postal Service in celebrating the 100th birthday of the National Park Service. The...
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 03, 2016 - Jun 03, 2016
Chahinkapa Park, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Participate in team challenges, bicycling, racing and obstacle courses.
Southeast
Southeast
Jun 03, 2016 - Jun 05, 2016
Chahinkapa Zoo and Park, Wahpeton, ND 58075
Blue Goose Days is a community event for the whole family! Parade, craft/vendor booths, wildlife...
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 03, 2016 - Sep 10, 2016
Burning Hills Amphitheatre, Medora, ND 58645
A professional musical variety show performed outdoors in the beautiful North Dakota Badlands....
Southwest
Southwest
Jun 04, 2016 - Jun 04, 2016
Chuckwagon Patio, Medora, ND 58645
Join us for this annual road race that winds its way through town and the scenic North Dakota...
Deals
Northcentral
Northcentral
Rates from $40.00
Jan 31, 2016 - Jun 01, 2016
3750 BIA Road 10, Belcourt, ND 58316
ONLY 200 advanced tickets for $40 per person for weekend daily pass. (Does not include camping)....
Southeast
Southeast
$5 off purchase
May 01, 2016 - Dec 23, 2016
4143 153rd Av. SE, Casselton, ND 58059
Take a half-hour or hour long riding lesson and receive $5 off!
Packages
Southcentral
Southcentral
Mar 15, 2016 - Nov 30, 2016
Expressway Inn, Bismarck, ND 58504
DAKOTA ZOO Package!...
Southcentral
Southcentral
Jun 01, 2016 - Aug 24, 2016
Expressway Suites, Bismarck, ND 58504
Stay with us in a Double Queen Suite, and get free hot breakfast....