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Activity and Dining Choices

Pick your vibe, choose your experiences!

Now comes the fun part! After reviewing choices on the Conference Agenda page, please let us know your preferences for tours, activities and dining locations, in numberical order. We will do our best to accommodate your first choices.  As we get closer and have everyone's lists processed, we will send a more detailed agenda to you via email.

Please be sure to register first and submit payment. Registrations received without payment will not be processed until payment is received.


Please contact MTJA Associate Member, Camie Lies, Director of Marketing & Communications with the Bismarck-Mandan CVB, at (701) 557-7115 or with questions.
Child at the art alley
The Heart Follows the Path in Art Alley 5.5 by local artist and teacher, Paul Noot
Please fill out the following information for your activity and dining choices.

First Name *
Last Name *
Tuesday, June 11: If you are a board member, will you arrive in time to attend the board dinner this evening?
Tuesday, June 11: You know what? I'm not on the board but I am getting in on Tuesday. I'd like to know a few things going on that I might be able to do. *
Wednesday, June 12: 1:00-3:00 pm: Optional Afternoon Guided Tour of Historic Downtown Bismarck. Registration is not required, but appreciated.

Thursday, June 13: 8:45 am-1:30 pm: Morning Tours: Putting Mandan on the Map; Lewis & Clark Trail (this tour is full); Bismarck-Mandan Art Trail; ND State Capitol & Paleontology Tour; Create, Throw and Sip. You must wear closed toe shoes and pre-s *
Friday, June 14: 6:15-7:15 am: Optional: Morning Photography Along the Missouri River. Please let us know if you plan to attend this early morning activity so that we can plan for appropriate transportation. *

Friday, June 14: 12:15 pm: Downtown Bismarck Lunch Dine Around. Please list for us your top four choices between Anima Cucina, Blarney Stone Irish Pub, CraftCade Retro Arcade, Jimmy V’s, FireFlour Pizzeria and Brick Oven Bakery. *
Friday, June 14: 6:00 pm: Dinner and evening event choices will be emailed closer to the conference.
Saturday, June 15: 9:00 am-2:00 pm: Tours: Kayaking with Missouri River Kayaks; Nostalgic Glass Wet Plate Studio with Shane Balkowitsch and Unconventional Cookies with Witney Nielsen; Golf Time - Yes, Please!; Hands-on, Easy to Travel with, Art Activities *
Saturday, June 15: 11:00 am-4:00 pm: Late-morning Brewery Tour. If you choose this tour, it leaves later than others and you cannot do another one if you choose this one.