23 09, 2018

And The Winners Are…

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The 54th Annual Jamestown Fine Arts Association Art Show broke all recent records this year.  Sixty-seven artists participated with 141 pieces on display. The largest category was painting followed closely by photography. This year also

4 09, 2018

OKTOBERFEST September 15th

By | September 4th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Celebration, Celebrations, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Food, Food & Drink, Heritage, History, International, Jamestown, Local News, Music, North Dakota, Parks|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on OKTOBERFEST September 15th

Enjoy OKTOBERFEST! Saturday, September 15 from 5:30 – 9:00 pm in The Hansen Arts Park. Oktoberfest is a Munich tradition since 1810, when it celebrated the betrothal of the Bavarian King Ludwig I to Princess Therese.

28 08, 2018

Executive Director Larry Kopp Leaving The Arts Center

By | August 28th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Entertainment, Community, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Executive Director Larry Kopp Leaving The Arts Center

During his short time as executive director, Larry Kopp left his mark on Jamestown.  Understanding the importance of community connections, Larry set to work immediately engaging community leaders and service organizations.  The Arts Center's long

31 07, 2018

Calling All Artists

By | July 31st, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Jamestown, Local News, News, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Calling All Artists

We're looking for your participation in this year’s Jamestown Fine Arts Association (JFAA) Annual Juried exhibition.  This show is in it’s 54th year and it is our hope that we have lots more artists this

25 07, 2018

The 2018 Mini-Art Hunt

By | July 25th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Family, Home & Garden, Jamestown, Landscape, Local News, Nature, North Dakota, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The 2018 Mini-Art Hunt

The Mini-Art Hunt is an annual favorite in Jamestown. It brings art to the people, and people to the parks!  Ten unique mini-artworks by artist Nicole Gagner will be hiding throughout the Jamestown parks and

28 06, 2018

People Loving Downtown Arts Market

By | June 28th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebration, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Family, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, Native Americans, News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Comments Off on People Loving Downtown Arts Market

Downtown Arts Market Thursdays are getting rave reviews. People are enjoying the entertainment, supporting the vendors and participating in the activities. Its great to see all ages coming out, interacting socially and having a good

31 05, 2018

Free Concerts Offered Thursdays All Summer Long

By | May 31st, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Celebrations, Children, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Events, Exhibition, Garden, Home & Garden, News, North Dakota, Parks, Volunteers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Free Concerts Offered Thursdays All Summer Long

Summer 2018 brings an exciting new event series to Jamestown! Every Thursday in June, July & August, 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm, the downtown comes to life with live entertainment and the finest in artisan

19 03, 2018

Learn More About Art for Life

By | March 19th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Community, Culture, North Dakota|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Learn More About Art for Life

Sadly, I'm going to miss this. The North Dakota Council on the Arts' State Folklorist, Troyd Geist, will be presenting at the North Dakota Symposium on Aging. I'm hoping someone will videotape this presentation but I encourage

6 03, 2018

Giving Artists Opportunities

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Giving Artists Opportunities

(click on title to read) I'm pleased to announce that local artist Brad Bohl's artwork will be displayed in the Governor's office. When Kim Konikow, the new director of the North Dakota Council on the Arts, asked

20 02, 2018

Canning Memories Recreated in Art

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Artist, Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Culture, Entertainment, Heritage, Jamestown, Local News, North Dakota, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Canning Memories Recreated in Art

Resident artist Nicole Gagner recently brought her many talents back to Jamestown. Working with elders at Ave Maria Village and the Heritage Centre, Nicole guided the elders through two activity plans she developed for the