Great things are springing up at Alerus Center

​No need for April showers…the Alerus Center is already blooming with simply grand events before, during and after that time!

With new General Manager Anna Rosburg at the helm, Grand Forks’ premiere entertainment and convention facility will be hopping, more than ever before, with a variety of different events.

  • March 2-3: 2018 First Robotics Competition
  • March 20-22: 25th Annual ArtWise Elementary Art Show
  • March 23-25: Home Design & Garden Show 2018
  • March 31: 16th Annual Kids Easter Egg Scramble
  • April 13-15: Jurassic Quest
  • April 14: GF Horticultural Society presents Gardening Saturday 2018
  • April 21: Toughest Monster Truck Tour Championship Weekend
  • April 21-22: Red River Valley Motorcyclists 2018 Motorcycle Show
  • May 3: Thomas Rhett w/special guests Brett Young & Russell Dickerson
  • May 20: Five Finger Death Punch & Shinedown w/special guests Starset & Bad Wolves

For more information, including ticket/admission prices, go to

If you’d like to grab a bite or enjoy some cocktails before or after your event, there are several awesome spots nearby to indulge and imbibe. Just some of them include: Aalto’s, Tavern United and l’Bistro in Canad Inns Destination Center; Crooked Pint Ale House; Grand Junction Subs; Ramada Aroma Café & Dreamers Lounge; The Red Pepper; Speedway 805 Grill & Bar; and Vinyl Taco.