• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Chateau de Mores
  • Mandan Rodeo Days Bronc Rider
  • Horseback Riding
  • North Dakota Cowboy
  • Fort Union
  • Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center
  • Cowboy Hall of Fame
  • Tough Rodeo Ride
  • Rodeo Clown
  • 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
    Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019
    Dickinson
    Western Edge Bull Riding Finals will host the finest bull riders in North Dakota and surrounding...
  • 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
    North Dakota’s Inaugral Horse Expo will be held at the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 26, 2019 - Jul 06, 2019
    Dickinson
    Carnival - June 26-30...
Featured Listings
  • 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
    Located southwest of Medora, this site memorializes the life and activities in North Dakota of...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Learn about Theodore Roosevelt as President, husband, father, soldier, hunter, and Badlands...
  • 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....
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Robinson
    Voted "Top 50 Ecotourism Site in the Great Plains." Clean, quiet, scenic and peaceful. Sleeps up...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Friendly trail guides and well-trained horses will take you on a Badlands adventure along buttes...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Stanley
    This pioneer village museum consists of a collection of 20 buildings to include a depot, jail,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Elgin
    Located in a beautiful valley on the Cannonball River. 3 cabins and lodge, air conditioning, RV...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    The 2007 North Dakota Tourist Attraction of the Year, the Center of Western Heritage &...