Giving Hearts Day: Chili Bowl & Concert

February 08, 2018, 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Plains Art Museum invites you to pARTicipate in this remarkable act of generosity.

Listen to area musicians The Cropdusters while enjoying a bowl of piping hot, homemade chilis prepared by Mezzaluna (Chipotle-Chocolate Chili),Chef’s Table Catering (Southwest Style Chili ), VIP Restaurant & Catering(Sweet & Spicy Chili), Nichole’s Fine Pastry (Classic Beef Chili), Urban Foods Catering (Steak and three bean Chili), and Museum members (Turkey White , Bison and Creamy White Bean Chicken Chilies). $15 gets you all-you-can-eat chili and receive a FREE custom-made ceramic bowl created by local potters.

On Giving Hearts Day, your donation of $10 or more to Plains Art Museum is magnified by match funding from an anonymous donor who is providing $5,000 when we raise at least that amount or more. To help keep the Museum general admission free for exhibitions, as well as allow us to offer to the community affordable events and classes, we invite you to give back on Giving Hearts Day, Thursday, February 8. We are excited to be part of this amazing statewide event, organized by Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Foundation.

To make a secure online contribution on February 8 please go to

Events Calendar

December 2016

Other Exhibitions

Cayla Skillin-Brauchle: STAT!

March 22, 2018 - May 31, 2018

STAT! investigates the relationship between our lived experiences and the data and statistics that are used to describe those experiences. Inspired by infographics and visualizations of data, Cayla Skillin-Brauchle explores the aesthetics of data in a time when the dissemination of information is acutely political.

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School Spirit

March 01, 2018 - March 31, 2018
Celebrating Youth Art Month

School Spirit: Celebrating Youth Art Month, now in its 16th year, showcases the talents of regional K-12 art students from over 40 area schools in a variety of media.

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February 03, 2018 - April 28, 2018
New Work by Josh Zeis

Local veteran and artist, Josh Zeis, brings to you his latest series of mixed media sculpture comprised of etched and molded copper, stoneware, and steel.

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Mark Applebaum

February 01, 2018 - June 09, 2018
Picturing Music

“The Mad Scientist of Music,” a modern-day John Cage, and provocative integrator of art forms, Mark Applebaum masterfully crafts intricate visual artworks of signs and symbols that can also be interpreted and played by musicians.

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The Horse Nation

January 25, 2018 - May 14, 2018
of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ

The Horse Nation of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ explores how horses have shaped the history, spirituality, and culture of the Lakota, Dakota, and Nakota people of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ or Seven Council Fires.

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