Play time at the Fire Hall
Besides being one of the quaintest buildings in Greater Grand Forks, the historic Fire Hall Theatre has become a downtown venue hot spot for great live performing art. Home to the Greater Grand Forks Community Theatre Company, this talented troop’s 69th Season of shows is nothing less than stellar! With everything from youthful musicals to impactful dramas, their upcoming productions will have you laughing, crying and up on your feet, giving a standing ovation.
As proof of its diversity, take a look at the 2016-17 schedule:
- November 11-13 & 18-20, 2016 – “Willy Wonka, Jr.” and “Hansel & Gretel” (Children’s musical version of two classic tales.)
- December 15-18, 2016 – “Miracle on 34th Street: A Radio Play” (Legendary holiday film performed in its original format.)
- February 2-18, 2017 – “Prelude to a Kiss” (Story of two people who fall in love despite the girl’s pessimistic outlook on life. Shortly after the couple’s wedding, a supernatural event tests the strength of their love and commitment.)
- March 23-April 8, 2017 – “Murder on the Nile” (1944 murder mystery play, by crime writer Agatha Christie, based on her 1937 novel Death on the Nile.)
For further details on these events and information on purchasing tickets, go to http://www.ggfct.com/.
While in our popular Downtown District, you should definitely check out the simply grand dining and nightclub scene. Some of the local favorites include The Toasted Frog, Sky’s, Rhombus Guys Brewery, Joe Black’s, Brick & Barley, The Loft, Blue Moose Bar & Grill, Up North Pizza Pub and Whitey’s. More information on these and all Greater Grand Forks restaurants and bars may be found on our website or by downloading The Official Grand Forks App on Google Play or the App Store.