• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Fort Abercrombie
  • Custer House
  • Mandan Fourth of July Rodeo
  • Rodeo Cowboys
  • Horseback riding in the Badlands
  • National Buffalo Museum
  • Horseback riding
  • Fort Abraham Lincoln
  • Chateau de Mores State Historic Site
  • 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 31, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    Performed live and outside, under the Badlands sky in the 2,900-seat Burning Hills Amphitheatre,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 10, 2019 - Sep 07, 2019
    Medora
    History Alive! programs explore the lives and times of local residents from decades gone by,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Aug 31, 2019 - Aug 31, 2019
    Dickinson
    The toughest sport in the arena is coming to the Stark County Fairgrounds & Events Park. Top...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Sep 13, 2019 - Sep 14, 2019
    Dickinson
    On Friday, enjoy a FREE TO ATTEND outdoor movie night sponsored by Dickinson State University...
Featured Listings
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The Capital Gallery is owned and operated by the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, a 501(c)(3...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Sterling
    Rolling Plains Adventures is located on the Black Leg Ranch within the plains of historic...
  • Northeast
    Northeast
    Pembina
    Discover 100 million years of regional history from the Cretaceous Age to contemporary times in...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Elgin
    Located in a beautiful valley on the Cannonball River. 3 cabins and lodge, air conditioning, RV...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Killdeer
    Furnished 4-bedroom cabin and corrals in secluded Badlands ranch setting for bowhunters, horse...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Friendly trail guides and well-trained horses will take you on a Badlands adventure along buttes...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Killdeer
    Little Missouri State Park contains some of the most rugged, picturesque Badlands terrain in...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Williston
    https://www.nps.gov/fous/index.htm...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Learn about Theodore Roosevelt as President, husband, father, soldier, hunter, and Badlands...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Do the best you can with what you have, where you are. No one can do more. No one should do less....