Watford City, North Dakota

Upcoming Events in Watford City North Dakota


29 - 30 Medora River Run - Snowmobile along the Little Missouri from Watford City to Medora. Weather and snow permitting.

Address: Watford City , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-444-6512 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $20 includes gas to halfway point and a meal


23 - 26 Annual Roughrider 4x4 Rendezvous - Family 4x4 fun on four or five slow-paced scenic trails in the beautiful Badlands west of Theodore Roosevelt National Park's north unit.

Address: Cherry Creek RV Park and Campground , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-774-3914 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: $50 per registered vehicle. Includes 1 adult dinner, 1 dash plaque, 3 runs and a door prize.


4 - 6 McKenzie County Fair - Rodeos, 4-H shows, street dances, a carnival and much more fun!

Address: Citywide , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-570-5084 (Always call and confirm events)


9 Annual Best of the West Ribfest, Street Fair & Car Show - Ribs & Fixings - Street Vendors - Live Music - Concessions - Classic Car Show - Kid Zone Fun & Inflatables
Watford City's biggest event of the year.
Over 20 teams competing for the Best Ribs in the West.
10am Set up
Ribfest Begins at 5:30pm
Register online.

Address: Main Street , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-570-5084 (Always call and confirm events)


30 - 31 NDRA Championship Rodeo Finals - North Dakota State Finals Rodeo.Top contestants in nine standard events. Wild ride each night. Dance following performances.

Address: McKenzie County Multipurpose Building Indoor Arena , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-444-5804 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 701-444-3916
Fee: Adults $12 nightly; family $35 nightly; children 9-18 $8 nightly; 8 years and under free

31 NDRA Finals Jackpot Team Roping - Jackpot team roping in the McKenzie County Fairgrounds outdoor arena. 10am.

Address: McKenzie County Fairgrounds Outdoor Arena , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-444-2804 (Always call and confirm events)
Fee: Free


8 Watford City Parade of Lights and Spud Fest - Fireworks display, Christmas floats and choirs, skits and other activities on Main Street in Watford City.

Address: Main Street , Watford City, North Dakota
Ph: 701-444-2526 (Always call and confirm events)

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Wild West Water Park

Great, clean family fun all summer long. Two tower slides, children's water play area, hot tub, concessions, swimming lessons, special programs for senior citizens, and can be rented for private parties. Open June 1

Watford City, ND Water Parks

Long X Visitor Center and Pioneer Museum

The Long X Visitor Center and Museum is the central location for information on the area's cultural, geological, historical, and geographic attractions. The Pioneer Museum features a timeline of the history of the area and Gramma'

Watford City, ND Museums

McKenzie County Heritage Park

Heritage Park includes buildings such as the trapper'

Watford City, ND Museums

Watford City Golf Course

Course Access: Semi-Private
Holes: 9
Reserve Advance Tee Times:

Watford City, ND Golf Courses

Things to do near Watford City, ND

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