Bismarck’s 150th Anniversary Begins In A BIG Way This Weekend!
Saturday and Sunday, join in the fun at the kickoff of the City of Bismarck's 150th Anniversary celebration at the Bismarck Event Center. Don't miss the "Best of Bismarck Show of the Century (And a Half!)" and the huge community barbecue!
Admission is $1.50 (a dollar and a half!)
Former Bismarck Mayor Bill Sorenson will be the emcee of the shows and what a bunch of shows to see! This weekend we're just beginning the celebration of "150 years of Tradition and Innovation". As 2022 continues there will be many more official and unofficial activities and events throughout the community. But it all starts this weekend!
ADMISSION IS JUST A DOLLAR FIFTY which includes Saturday's BBQ!
Here's the weekend's schedule from the Bismarck Event Center
SATURDAY, MAY 14:
- 2 PM & 7 PM - Best of Bismarck Show of the Century (And a Half!)
- Entertainment includes:
One of Bismarck’s finest musical families. Mom and Dad, Bethany and Levi are passing on their musical talents to the next generation.
One of our area’s great treasures, Chuck Suchy, is recognized nationally for his songwriting and songs of the heart.
Soloed for numerous events in Bismarck for many years and is often asked to perform in other communities throughout the upper Midwest.
Clyde Bauman’s alter ego has been rocking the house for over 40 years. His popular CD’s and live performances feature his original parodies of popular songs and his shows are filled with fun.
Bismarck has been her home for the last 10 years and prior to that she toured the world as a featured singer on every major cruise line and also crisscrossed the United States with tributes to Patsy Cline and Karen Carpenter. She is currently the host of Medora’s Gospel Brunch.
Born in Bismarck, Jared’s musical abilities have taken him around the world. He starred on Broadway in the original production of STOMP and Jerry Lee Lewis in Million Dollar Quartet. One of his musical releases was named the “Recording of the Year” at the Los Angeles Music Festival.
Plus other Special Guests to be announced!
Exhibit Halls A & B:
- 12 PM - 11 PM - Historical Exhibits in the Exhibit Hall, Bismarck Hometown History Films in the Prairie Rose Rooms & Local Music Talent in the Exhibit Hall
- 4 PM - Community BBQ
Exhibit Hall Entertainment Schedule:
12 pm - 1 pm - Shaky Calls
1 pm - 2 pm - Scotty Prebys & The Jazz Collective
4 pm - 5 pm - OverEducated
5 pm - 6 pm - Bull Honkey
6 pm - 7 pm - Wildly Appropriate
9 pm - 11 pm - Anonymous Phenomenon
SUNDAY, MAY 15:
Exhibit Halls A & B:
- 1 PM - 4 PM - FREE Bismarck Donuts, Historical Exhibits in the Exhibit Hall, Bismarck Hometown History Films in the Prairie Rose Rooms & Local Music Talent in the Exhibit Hall
- Exhibit Hall Entertainment Schedule:
- 1 pm - 2 pm - Swentones
- 2 pm - 3 pm - Sonniewaters
- 3 pm - 4 pm - McMahon Bros
$1.50 - General Admission Show Ticket & Ticket to Community BBQ
$15.00 - Reserved Show Ticket, Ticket to Community BBQ and limited edition City of Bismarck 150th Anniversary commemorative token.Tickets can be purchased in-person at the Bismarck Event Center Monday - Friday from 8 am - 5 pm. The Box Office will open at 12 PM on the Day of Show. Reserved Tickets are available online.
LET THE CELEBRATION BEGIN!
WE'LL SEE YOU THIS WEEKEND AT THE EVENT CENTER