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9am – 3pm
Monday-Sunday

Jul
14
Sun
Arts in the Parks
Jul 14 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

From mid-June through early August, this program offers something for all ages and interests in a relaxed outdoor setting. On Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons and evenings, the Minot Area Council of the Arts hosts musical and visual arts presentations.Performances range from dance, theater and the big band sound to light opera, 50s and 60s hits, to gospel quartets and jazz! Each season brings a new variety of sights and sounds! Visual arts presentations have included rosemaling, sculpture, quilting, printmaking, watercolor and decorative painting, bobbin lace making, jewelry, and even cake decorating. (Of course, then the audience gets to eat the art!) Each season showcases special themed events including the City Band’s annual Sousa concert and audience favorites like “At the Hop”.

 

This annual program is a favorite summer pastime for thousands of area residents through the partnership of the Minot Area Council of the Arts, the City Band, the Minot Park District and the City of Minot along with the generosity of individuals, businesses and numerous in-kind donations

Summer 2024 Arts in the Parks Schedule

Jul
16
Tue
Minot Park Board Meeting @ Community Room - Minot Auditorium
Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm
Jul
17
Wed
Build A Bubble
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm

Come out to Oak Park and help us fill the skies with bubbles! We will have bubble-making stations where you can build a giant bubble wand. Complimentary bubbles will be handed out to all attending children (while supplies last).

 

National Parks & Recreation Month

Jul
18
Thu
Arts in the Parks
Jul 18 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

From mid-June through early August, this program offers something for all ages and interests in a relaxed outdoor setting. On Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons and evenings, the Minot Area Council of the Arts hosts musical and visual arts presentations.Performances range from dance, theater and the big band sound to light opera, 50s and 60s hits, to gospel quartets and jazz! Each season brings a new variety of sights and sounds! Visual arts presentations have included rosemaling, sculpture, quilting, printmaking, watercolor and decorative painting, bobbin lace making, jewelry, and even cake decorating. (Of course, then the audience gets to eat the art!) Each season showcases special themed events including the City Band’s annual Sousa concert and audience favorites like “At the Hop”.

 

This annual program is a favorite summer pastime for thousands of area residents through the partnership of the Minot Area Council of the Arts, the City Band, the Minot Park District and the City of Minot along with the generosity of individuals, businesses and numerous in-kind donations

Summer 2024 Arts in the Parks Schedule

Jul
19
Fri
Movie in the Park
Jul 19 @ 9:30 pm

Movie in the Park

Oak Park Amphitheater

All movies start at sunset and are free to attend.

Jul
21
Sun
Arts in the Parks
Jul 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

From mid-June through early August, this program offers something for all ages and interests in a relaxed outdoor setting. On Thursday evenings and Sunday afternoons and evenings, the Minot Area Council of the Arts hosts musical and visual arts presentations.Performances range from dance, theater and the big band sound to light opera, 50s and 60s hits, to gospel quartets and jazz! Each season brings a new variety of sights and sounds! Visual arts presentations have included rosemaling, sculpture, quilting, printmaking, watercolor and decorative painting, bobbin lace making, jewelry, and even cake decorating. (Of course, then the audience gets to eat the art!) Each season showcases special themed events including the City Band’s annual Sousa concert and audience favorites like “At the Hop”.

 

This annual program is a favorite summer pastime for thousands of area residents through the partnership of the Minot Area Council of the Arts, the City Band, the Minot Park District and the City of Minot along with the generosity of individuals, businesses and numerous in-kind donations

Summer 2024 Arts in the Parks Schedule

Jul
22
Mon
Zumba in the Park
Jul 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Minot Parks at Oak Park and enjoy upbeat music and the energetic Latin-inspired dance environment at our Zumba in the Park classes!
This event is free to the public. All ages and experiences are welcome. We will have “Chair Zumba” available at the same time and place for those who need it.
All classes will be at the Oak Park Amphitheater at 7:00 pm.
Monday, May 27th
Monday, June 24th
Monday, July 22nd
Monday, August 26th
Monday, September 23rd
Jul
23
Tue
Nature Walks
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore Minot Parks! 
Come join us as we take a leisurely evening walk with a park guide through one of our many trails. On each walk, we will highlight the different flora, fauna, and natural landscapes unique to each trail.
May 21 – Bison Plant Trail @ 6:00 pm
June 11 – Woodland Trail @ 6:00 pm
July 23 – Outdoor Family Recreation Area @ 6:00 pm
Jul
26
Fri
Yoga in the Park
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm

Free to attend, everyone is welcome. Please bring your yoga mat.

Oak Park

Jul
28
Sun
Chalk the Walk
Jul 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come “Chalk the walk” with the Minot Park District and award-winning chalk artist Dawn Dewitt. For the final event of our national parks and rec month. We will be decorating the path that runs from the parking lot to the amphitheater with chalk and sidewalk paints.

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