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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.