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Upcoming Events in Williston North Dakota


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Concert at the Confluence - Concert and the Confluence.

Address: Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-328-2666 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: histsoc@nd.gov
Web: www.nd.gov/hist
Fee: Free-Admission to museum $5 adults and $2.50 children.

June

3 - 6 Fort Union Rendezvous - Nineteenth-century fur trading fair includes a variety of historic period arts, crafts, music and interpreters.

Address: Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-572-9083 (Always call and confirm events)
Web: www.nps.gov/fous
Fee: Free

18 Blast - Street Dance - Downtown celebration includes street dance, 6 p.m.-1 a.m., sidewalk sales and class reunions.

Address: Main Street and Broadway , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-577-6000 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 701-577-8591
Email: wchamber@skylandnd.net
Web: www.willistonchamber.net
Fee: $5

August

7 Annual Fort Buford Sixth Infantry Encampment - Featuring living history demonstrations and tours of the newly reconstructed frontier army barracks.

Address: Fort Buford State Historic Site , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-572-9034 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 701-572-9033
Email: shsbuford@nd.gov
Web: www.nd.gov/hist
Fee: Free

14 - 15 History Alive! - History Alive! performances featuring the 1880s editor of the Badlands Cow Boy, A.T. Packard, at 10:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m. (MT), Chateau de Mores State Historic Site,

Address: Missouri-Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center and Fort Buford State Historic Site , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-623-4355 (Always call and confirm events)
Fax: 701-572-9033
Email: histsoc@nd.gov
Web: www.nd.gov/hist
Fee: Free program. Admisstion to museum $5 adults; $2.50 children.

October

9 Cemetery Walk - Meet past inhabitants of the region on the guided evening tour of the Fort Buford Cemetery. Costumed reenactors portray fur traders, laundresses and infantry soldiers. Appropriate for all ages.

Address: Fort Buford State Historic Site , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-572-9034 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: shsbuford@nd.gov
Web: www.nd.gov/hist
Fee: Free event.

November

29 - 30 Veterans Day Pow Wow - Friday Night and Sat Day location at the New Armery in Williston ND. Special to be held on friday night. Grand entry is 7 on Friday at 1 and 7 on Sat.. For info call 701-580-6261 ask for Colinda or 701-571-4375 and ask for Joe

Ph: 701-580-6261 (Always call and confirm events)

December

20 Christmas at the Confluence - Decorate the museum's Christmas tree and learn how Christmas was celebrated in the frontier army. Holiday music and refreshments.

Address: Missouri Yellowstone Confluence Interpretive Center , Williston, North Dakota
Ph: 701-572-9034 (Always call and confirm events)
Email: ghesser@state.nd.us
Web: www.nd.gov/hist
Fee: Free event. Admission to museum: adults$5, kids $2.50

Attractions and Upcoming Events


Fort Buford State Historic Site

Established in 1866 at the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers, Fort Buford became a major supply depot for military field operations. Site of Sitting Bull's surrender in 1881

Williston, ND Historic Sites

Williston Basin Speedway

Auto racing. Camping available, water, electricity $10

Williston, ND Car Races


Frontier Museum

Features a furnished log cabin, a two-story pioneer home, 1910 church, a 1900

Williston, ND Museums

Things to do near Williston, ND

Long X Visitor Center and Pioneer Museum

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Westridge Golf Course

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