10 Fargo-Moorhead Events In September You Can’t Miss

by on Aug 31, 2017

Feature photo by Urban Toad Media (Courtesy of Drekker Brewing Company)

It’s the last month of summer, so take advantage of every minute. Here are the top events you can’t miss this September. You can find more events on our Events Calendar at fargomonthly.com/fargo-event-calendar.

Fargo Fashion Week

September 5-8 from 6-9 p.m.
Prepare for largest runway fashion show in the region and experience the hottest fashion shows ever to be had in Fargo. Throughout the week you can enjoy 29 fashion runway shows, free appetizers, a free welcome drink (while they last), numerous live performances, party favors, exclusive T-shirts, prizes, a cash bar and more.
Avalon Events Center
2525 9th Ave. S, Fargo

Awesome Art Afternoon

Saturday, September 9 from 1-3 p.m.
Bring your child to this interactive art programs to have fun while building a variety of take home projects. All creative materials will be provided and takes place once a month. This program is free thanks to a grant from Xcel Energy. Adult supervision is required.
RDJ Recreation Center
1104 2nd Ave. S, Fargo

Ready. Set. Survive! Cass Clay Zombie Fun Run

Sunday, September 10 from noon-4 p.m
Cass Fargo Emergency Management is dying for you to join them at the Ready. Set. Survive! Cass Clay Zombie Fun Run. It’s always easier to run when zombies are chasing you. Keep your health flags safe from the zombies and get ready to survive a zombie apocalypse (or a real emergency).
Gooseberry Park
100 22nd Ave. S, Moorhead

Yestival 2017: YES with Special Guest Todd Rundgren

Monday, September 11 at 7 p.m
Since its founding in 1968 by Jon Anderson and Chris Squire, YES has created much of rock history’s most important music, including iconic pieces such as “Roundabout,” “Close to the Edge,” “I’ve Seen All Good People,” “Owner of a Lonely Heart” and “Starship Trooper.” YES continues to inspire millions of musicians, fans and music lovers around the world as one of the most respected progressive rock bands in the industry. Doors open at 5 p.m. with a show time of 7 p.m.
Bluestem Center for the Arts
801 50th Ave. S, Moorhead

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Photos by Urban Toad Media (Courtesy of Drekker Brewing Company)

DrekkerFest featuring J Roddy Walston and the Business

Saturday, September 16 from 7-11:30 p.m
Celebrate Drekker Brewing Company’s third birthday with a concert in the alley, woodfired pizzas from Blackbird Woodfire and plenty of tasty brews. Before the concert, stop by the Red River Market from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. to get free beer samples or grab a four-pack of cans. Tickets for the concert can be purchased online.
Drekker Brewing Company
630 1st Ave. N, Fargo

Arrival from Sweden the music of ABBA

Arrival from Sweden: The Music of ABBA

Tuesday, September 26 at 8 p.m.
This musical group was founded in 1995 in Gothenburg, Sweden, and has since become one of the world’s most popular and best-selling ABBA tribute groups. The band has toured in close to 50 countries and has appeared on several TV and radio shows all over the world. Arrival from Sweden works together with the designer Owe Sandström, who designed and also owns all of the original ABBA staging clothes. Doors open at 7 p.m. with a show time of 8 p.m.
The Fargo Theatre
314 Broadway N, Fargo

20th Annual Fall Festival

September 16-17 and 23-24, Saturdays from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays from noon-5 p.m.
Celebrate fall with the entire family. Activities include crafts, cookie decorating, carnival games, 4-H animals, face painting, clowns, horse-drawn rides, train rides and much more. This event is free, but you can purchase an activity pass for $5.50 for certain activities.
Rheault Farm
2902 25th St. S, Fargo

5th Annual Attire to Inspire Fashion Show

Thursday, September 28 at 6 p.m.
Enjoy a red carpet experience, fashion show, silent auction, wine tasting and special client stories of success at this great annual fundraiser. Appetizers and desserts will be served. All proceeds of this event benefit Dress for Success Red River Valley to provide confidence, professional clothing and career development tools for support women as they seek to obtain and retain employment and economic independence. General admission tickets are $50 and VIP tickets (includes a special pre-party from 5-6 p.m.) are $100.
Avalon Events Center
2525 9th Ave. S, Fargo

Creating Good

Thursday, September 28 from 5-8 p.m.
Creating Good is an event that builds connections and collaboration between artists, skilled volunteers, nonprofits, and businesses while expanding philanthropy. Ten local artists will apply to have their work purchased by Creating Good and a committee selects the art to be auctioned off. Guests can also connect with local nonprofit organizations that are looking for volunteers. This event is great for young professionals who are not connected to nonprofit organizations but are interested in giving back, as well as seasoned or retired professionals who can add great value to local nonprofits. Tickets to the event are $25.
APT Creative Incubator
225 4th Ave. N, Fargo

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Tech Tailgate

Thursday, September 28 from 5:30-8 p.m.
The 3rd Annual Tech Tailgate, hosted by Girl Develop It Fargo, is your opportunity to enjoy craft brews, pizza, nerdy tech talk, and to learn about all the awesome technology meetups in the Fargo-Moorhead area. It’s a can’t-miss event for anyone working in or interested in the local tech industry.
Drekker Brewing Company
630 1st Ave. N, Fargo