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Alerus CenterGrand Forks, ND, United States

Celebrate the night 2012

Monday, December 31, 2012, 6:00 PM to Tuesday, January 1, 2013, 1:00 AM
Alerus Center, 1200 42nd St. S, Grand Forks, ND 58201
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Cowboy Poetry - Jay Tescher grew up in Western North Dakota and learned his cowboy poetry from real cowboys, who happened to be his family and neighbors.

Unkle Al - Explore with Unkle Al the fun side of magic.  A one of a kind show, magic and comedy for kids and adults.  Join in the fun!

Kid’s Music Activities - Natasha Thomas, a licensed Music Therapist, will teach kids about music and give them a chance to try their hands at some percussion instruments.

PeatMoss and the Spreaders - PeatMoss and his friends playing original blues tunes and blues cover songs.

O’Neil Family Band - The O’Neils’ will play a variety of jigs, reels, waltzes and other music from early settlers to this region.

Don Croeker - A local singer-songwriter performing great hits from the past as well as his own music.

Ron Franz - Ron plays his own folk music as well as folk music from a variety of other artists.

The Diers - A father and his 2 daughters performng a variety of music from folk and bluegrass to country and pop.

Fallcreek - An a capella quartet that performs at venues throughout the region, Fallcreek will sing a variety of music for people of all ages.

12 Houses Bellydancing - Performers from the 12 Houses Bellydancing class will demonstrate a variety of bellydancing styles, and talk about some of the differences.

Tucker’d Out - Three guys from Fargo who just love music.  They love to listen to it, love to play it and love what it does for people.  They will share a collecgtion of their favorite songs.

Top Secret Jaxx Project - A local quartet playing a variety of jazz classics from Duke Ellington, Henry Mancini, and many more.

Nick Bretz - Magician - Nick combines magic and comedy to put on a show that’s fresh for kids of all ages.  You might even get a chance to join Nick on stage.

Bob and the Beachcombers - The best rock & roll beach party band in the region will help Grand Forks ring in the New Year.  They play great rock & roll music from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, providing a great show for all ages.  But it’s not just the music, they will bring games, fun and a beach party atmosphere to ring in the start of 2013.

Artwise - Art based activities for kids.  Artwise, celebrating 20 years in Grand Forks, provides opportunities for kids to learn about visual arts with hands on activities.

Dakota Science - Science based activities for kids.  Kids get a chance to try several different activities and learn some basics of science at the same time.

Kid Zumba - Fun and great exercise to great music for kids.  Kids Zumba will be taught by Debbie Jacklitch-Kuiken from 12 Houses.

Piles of Smiles - Face painting by the best face painters in the region.

Games Galore - Inflatable games and laser tag provided by Games Galore.

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