• Fort Union Trading Post National Historic Site
  • Fort Lincoln
  • Carriage Ride at Medora
  • Legends of the Missouri River
  • Fort Union
  • Sitting Bull Burial Site
  • ElkHorn Ranch Site
  • Earthlodge Village
  • Custer House at Fort Abraham Lincoln near Mandan
  • Rodeo
  • Find your inner Cowboy in North Dakota!
  • International Welcome

Western Culture

The legends of the American West run through the heart of North Dakota, from Lewis, Clark and Sakakawea to Custer and Sitting Bull. You’ll find wide-open plains, rodeos, powwows and plenty of rich history. A cowboy hat and boots aren’t required, but they won’t look out of place. Click here for more Western Culture in North Dakota.

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Events
Featured Events
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019
    Dickinson
    Western Edge Bull Riding Finals will host the finest bull riders in North Dakota and surrounding...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    May 03, 2019 - May 04, 2019
    Dickinson
    Dickinson State University Blue Hawk Rodeo Stampede college students compete at the Stark County...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    May 31, 2019 - Jun 02, 2019
    Minot
    North Dakota’s Inaugral Horse Expo will be held at the North Dakota State Fair Center in Minot,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Jun 26, 2019 - Jul 06, 2019
    Dickinson
    Carnival - June 26-30...
Featured Listings
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Bowman
    Since 1992, Pioneer Trials Regional Museum has worked to research, document and display the...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Located southwest of Medora, this site memorializes the life and activities in North Dakota of...
  • Northcentral
    Northcentral
    Belcourt
    The 2018 schedule for Chippewa Downs: June 9-10, June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30-July 1.
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    An auto tour through the Little Missouri National Grasslands takes visitors to sites and areas...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Medora
    Built in 2013 in a peaceful location with a beautiful view overlooking the Little Missouri River,...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Killdeer
    Little Missouri State Park contains some of the most rugged, picturesque Badlands terrain in...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    The Capital Gallery is owned and operated by the Lewis & Clark Fort Mandan Foundation, a 501(c)(3...
  • Northwest
    Northwest
    Epping
    Situated on one of the upper bays of Lake Sakakawea, the rugged buttes of the North Dakota...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Bismarck
    From a life-size T. rex skeleton cast to a Mars spacesuit to exhibits of rare pottery and...
  • Southcentral
    Southcentral
    Carrington
    Pipestem Cree Garden Lodging and Nauture Retreat is located on a pristine family farm just five...
  • Southeast
    Southeast
    Durbin
    Gentle Wind Stables is your destination for experiencing horseback riding of North Dakota. Rich...
  • Southwest
    Southwest
    Dunn Center
    Local history museum showcasing authentic memoribilia and agricultural equipment from the...