• Fort Abraham Lincoln
  • Cowboy in the Badlands
  • Medora Musical
  • Fort Buford
  • Chateau de Mores
  • Mandan Rodeo Days Bronc Rider
  • North Dakota Cowboy
  • Horseback Riding
  • Fort Union
  • Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center
  • Find your inner Cowboy in North Dakota!
  • International Welcome
  • Rodeo - Feel the dirt in your teeth!

Western Culture

The legends of the American West run through the heart of North Dakota, from Lewis, Clark and Sakakawea to Custer and Sitting Bull. You’ll find wide-open plains, rodeos, powwows and plenty of rich history. A cowboy hat and boots aren’t required, but they won’t look out of place. Click here for more Western Culture in North Dakota.

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Events
Featured Events
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Oct 05, 2017 - Oct 08, 2017
    Minot
    The Super Bowl of rodeo for North and South Dakota! The Minot Y's Men's Rodeo is proud to host...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Mar 05, 2018 - Mar 05, 2018
    Valley City
    This annual community event is fun for all ages. Sign up to be on a team or take part in the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 01, 2018 - Sep 08, 2018
    Medora
    The Medora Musical is the rootin'-tootinest, boot-scootinest show in all the west! There's no...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jul 01, 2018 - Jul 04, 2018
    Mandan
    Three-day top-ranked PRCA rodeo,chuckwagon racing, Art in the Park July 3-4, pancake breakfasts...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Located through the gates of the Frontier Village, the World's Largest Buffalo Monument stands...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    A professional musical variety show performed outdoors in the beautiful North Dakota Badlands....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sterling
    Rolling Plains Adventures is located on the Black Leg Ranch within the plains of historic...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Robinson
    Voted "Top 50 Ecotourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Located southwest of Medora, this site memorializes the life and activities in North Dakota of...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Since 1969 Fort Seward, Inc. holds an annual family oriented covered wagon train adventure. We...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Located one-half mile east of Fort Buford, the Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Washburn
    Western heritage art gallery, museum and items for sale. Features North Dakota arts and artists.
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    Discover 100 million years of regional history from the Cretaceous Age to contemporary times in...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    A professional musical variety show performed outdoors in the beautiful North Dakota Badlands....