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

FMVA Studio Crawl Preview

August 30, 2018 - October 27, 2018

Each year, Fargo Moorhead Visual Artists (FMVA) presents the Studio Crawl, a popular, free event that gives the community access to professional artists’ studios. The Studio Crawl is an opportunity for people to meet artists, see demonstrations, and purchase their work.

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Bring Her Home

October 08, 2018 - November 26, 2018
The Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island

In light of both local movements working to create awareness and to stop sexual exploitation of indigenous women and the international #MMIW (“Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women”) awareness campaign, Bring Her Home: The Stolen Daughters of Turtle Island highlights the ongoing epidemic of missing and murdered indigenous women.

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Home: Then and Now

October 11, 2018 - January 05, 2019
College Print Exchange

Students at participating universities will explore where they once were as compared to where they are now. How does one identify, find, and create a home?

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Creative Educators

October 01, 2018 - December 29, 2018
Recent Work by Plains Art Museum Teaching Artists

Teaching artists are at the heart of Plains Art Museum. These passionate community arts educators lead a variety of programs– from school tours and art experiences to advanced adult classes.

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Cone Pack Invitational

September 06, 2018 - January 12, 2019
A Place at the Table

Cone Pack is a contemporary clay community from the Fargo-Moorhead area. The collective includes some of the area’s most talented and active ceramic artists.

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