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422 East Front Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58504

Phone: (701) 223-5986 | Fax: (701) 223-8960

© 2017 Bismarck Art & Galleries Association

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Special Events

Annual Wine Tasting February 22, 2019

A tasting of the finest wine hosted by local liquor retailers and complimented with hors d' oeuvres and a silent auction.  Tickets are $50 in advance and $55 at the door.  They are available at Bismarck Art & Galleries, 422 E. Front Ave, and WilLiquors.

To Be Hung Over Art Show (April 23-27, 2019)

This sale is a unique opportunity for those with original art, to re-market those pieces. If you have art on your wall or in your closet that no longer suits you or was bought on a whim this is an excellent opportunity for you to sell those pieces. To participate in this sale you must register with BAGA by April 16, 2019. 
- Hung Over Art Show Registration Form

High School Juried Art Exhibit (April 30 - May 18, 2019)

Art exhibit featuring juried selections from Bismarck Area High Schools.  Jurist will be Sally Jeppson, Jamestown Fine Arts Curator.


For Art's Sake Flea Market    May 31, noon-5 pm & June 1, 9 am - 5 pm (or until sold out)

Come shop for treasures that have been donated to the gallery - no clothes are included in this sale.  Call the gallery to arrange for any donation pick-up or delivery.  223-5986


Summer Soiree    July 16, 6-9 pm  

Join us for a new fundraiser in the Parks & Recreation's Peace Park.  Lady J's will cater a lovely dinner in the beautiful outdoor park.  Enjoy a live auction featuring an hour long flight over the Missouri  River and Bismarck by the Bismarck Aero Center, a private Jeremiah Wines tasting with Joel Gilbertson, a beautiful jewelry piece from Knowles Jewelry, tickets and Legend seating to a Twins game, dinner for eight at the Christman's, and a Michael Dunn artwork!  Seating is limited.  Early bird tickets are available until July 2nd for $65.00, $80 after that date.

BAGA Co-Ed Sand Volleyball Tournament (July TBA)
Includes beach volleyball tournament (recreational and competitive divisions, music, and concessions. Free admission.

Capital A'Fair (August 1 & 2, 2020)

Capital A'Fair is one of the areas largest summer art fair. It features over 130 artisans from across the country and attracts thousands of local and regional visitors. Music, great food, performing arts groups and children's activities contribute to the festive mood. The fair is located at the beautiful Capitol grounds of North Dakota. 
- Artist Application
- Food Vendor Application 
- Sidewalk Chalk Art Competition Entry

Annual Square Foot Show (August 4-28, 2020)

Show is open to all artists 18 and older. Canvases are 12" x 12" are are obtained through BAGA to ensure consistency. Artists may have 2 entries in any media that can be applied to canvas. All artwork will be priced by BAGA at $150. For more information, contact BAGA at 701-223-5986. 
- Square Foot Show Prospectus and entry form

- Pay Online (please note you do not need to login to pay online, simply click "Donate Now")

The Fall Art Exhibition (October 8-26, 2019)

The Fall Art Exhibition is a regional exhibit open to all artists 18 years old and older.  The  purpose of this exhibit is to provide an annual opportunity for artists to show, share and sell their artwork.   Opening reception October 8, 5-8 p.m.
- Entry Form

Festival of the Arts (November 23, 2019)

Enjoy a silent and live auction, dinner with wine and dance with live music the Radisson Inn, Bismarck.   Tickets $65.00 each or Table of 8 is $520 available online or at the gallery

- Purchase tickets online (please note you do not need to login to pay online, simply click "Donate Now")

Member's Annual Show (December 3-20, 2019)

Show is open to all paid BAGA member artists.  There is no entry fee.  All exhibited art is cash and carry.  For entry form click here.

Cookie Walk (December 14, 2019)  10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (or until cookies are gone!)

Do all your holiday baking at BAGA's annual cookie walk. Cookies and holiday goodies are sold individually and by the pound.