Here's lots of fun things to do for your weekend in Bismarck and Mandan!!!

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••Bismarck Bobcats Hockey/Games at VFW Sports Center

At Austin Fri & Sat; at home next Fri & Sat best of 5 series

 ••MINNESOTA TWINS   Host Texas FRI-SAT-SUN

 

•••NFL Draft is on all weekend long. 

 

EVENTS AROUND TOWN

••Bismarck State College Jazz Ensemble Concert.  Is on FRI at 730 at the Sidney J. Lee Auditorium.  FREE admission.

 

••Monster Trucks Are In Town FRI 730pm and SAT at 2pm and 730pm at the Bismarck Civic Center.

 

••Benefit Pancake Breakfast is ON SATURDAY from 8-10 at the South Applebee’s.  It’s a big benefit to raise funds for Suicide Prevention locally and nationally.  $6 at the door

 

••Annual MS Walk is on SAT—registration at 9 and the walk starts at 1030 at the Wachter Middle School on South 7th Street. 

 

••Race To Zero—4K Run/Walk for Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention is on SAT from 8am-11am. At the VFW All Seasons Arena.  $25 to participate.   VFW Arena is at 1200 North Washington Street.

••Bombshellz Roller Derby is on SAT when they meet the Magic City Rollers from Billings.  Doors open at 6pm and the action starts at 7pm.  It’s a benefit for the Burleigh County Bookmobile.   It’s all on at the Bismarck Civic Center downtown

 

••Bismarck-Mandan Civic Chorus presents the “Music Of Tom Porter”  It’s on at the Belle at 730pm Saturday. 

••University Of Mary Spring Choir Concert”  Is on SUN at 330pm in Our Lady of the Annunciation Chapel.   A wide variety of music will be performed including Mozart.

••Come & See The Animals!  The Dakota Zoo is open on FRI-SAT and SUN from 1-5pm. 

••Chili and Carmel Roll Feed & Silent Auction to help send the Dakota Nursing Program Students to Guatemala is on SUN from 12N-4pm at the Amvets on Main Avenue in Bismarck.  Donate a toy or clothing item in good condition for admission!

••St. Mary’s Grade School Rummage Sale is on SAT from 10-430 and on SUN from 10-1230. In the Grade School Gym.  Free admission. 

••St Mary’s Central High School 10th annual Spaghetti Supper is on SUNDAY from 5-7pm.  Proceeds benefit their 50 young men and women pilgrims going to Rome.  1025 North 2nd Street.  Freewill offering. 

 

•NEW MOVIES FOR THE WEEKEND: 

••“Pain & Gain” (R)

It’s an action-adventure body building comedy with Mark Wahlberg, Dwayne Johnson, Ed Harris and Tony Shalhoub. 

••“The Big Wedding” (R)

When their adopted son Alejandro (Ben Barnes) announces his upcoming wedding to Missy (Amanda Seyfried), happily divorced parents Don (Robert De Niro) and Ellie (Diane Keaton) masquerade as if they were still married in order to stay on the good side Alejandro's ultra-conservative biological mother, and ensure that the wedding goes off without a hitch. Robin Williams, Susan Sarandon, Katherine Heigl, and Topher Grace co-star.