• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Mandan Rodeo Days Bronc Rider
  • Sitting Bull Burial Site
  • Horseback Riding
  • Dickinson Rodeo
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Tough Rodeo Ride
  • Standing Rock
  • Horseback Riding
  • Fort Lincoln Trolley
  • Find your inner Cowboy in North Dakota!
  • International Welcome

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
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    May 03, 2019 - May 04, 2019
    Dickinson
    Dickinson State University Blue Hawk Rodeo Stampede college students compete at the Stark County...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    May 31, 2019 - Jun 02, 2019
    Minot
    The inaugural North Dakota Horse Expo will feature clinicians Steve Lantvit, Kerry Kuhn (both...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 26, 2019 - Jul 06, 2019
    Dickinson
    Carnival - June 26-30...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jul 11, 2019 - Jul 13, 2019
    New Salem
    ND Country Fest...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Linton
    Pasture tours available by appointment. See the wild Nokota® horses on their native ND prairies....
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    A professional musical variety show performed outdoors in the beautiful North Dakota Badlands....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Robinson
    Voted "Top 50 Ecotourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dunn Center
    Local history museum showcasing authentic memoribilia and agricultural equipment from the...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Fort Buford State Historic Site preserves remnants of a vital frontier plains military post. Fort...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    Located one-half mile east of Fort Buford, the Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    The 2007 North Dakota Tourist Attraction of the Year, the Center of Western Heritage &...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    The 2018 schedule for Chippewa Downs: June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30-July 1.
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sterling
    Rolling Plains Adventures is located on the Black Leg Ranch within the plains of historic...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Jamestown
    Located at the end of Louis L'Amour Lane, the World's Largest Buffalo Monument stands tall on the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Friendly trail guides and well-trained horses will take you on a Badlands adventure along buttes...