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October 10, 2016
Mannheim Steamroller pre-concert dinner scheduled
BEMIDJI -- Mannheim Steamroller’s 32nd anniversary of the Christmas Tour will make a stop in Bemidji at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23 at the Sanford Center Arena, 1111 Event Center Drive NE.Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. A pre-concert dinner will be served from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Lakeview...
October 10, 2016 - 10:10am
October 9, 2016
PHOTOS: Alice Cooper rocks Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Rock icon Alice Cooper performed on Sunday night at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. Cooper opened the show with "Black Widow" from...
October 9, 2016 - 10:04pm
October 5, 2016
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: More than half of tickets for Alice Cooper have been sold
BEMIDJI -- Tickets are still on sale for Sunday's "Spend the Night with Alice Cooper" concert. Jeff Kossow, executive director of the Sanford...
October 5, 2016 - 3:19pm
September 27, 2016
Gavin DeGraw and Andy Grammer concert cancelled
BEMIDJI -- The Gavin DeGraw, Andy Grammer and Wrabel concert scheduled for Thursday at the Sanford Center in Bemidji has been cancelled. Tickets...
September 27, 2016 - 5:30pm
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The North Dakota duo Tigirlily will be the opening artist for country music singer Justin Moore for his Saturday concert at Bemidji's...
September 27, 2016 - 10:49am
September 26, 2016
CITY: Council discusses possible new rules for Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council is discussing potential guidelines and new policies regarding how the city handles Sanford Center management....
September 26, 2016 - 9:12pm
Sanford Center to host rodeo in October
BEMIDJI—The Wojo's Rodeo Circuit Finals, presented by Coke of Bemidji, will come to the Sanford Center on Oct. 21 and 22. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and the show will begin at 6:30 p.m. both days. Cowboys and cowgirls from northern Minnesota will compete in 11 events including...
September 26, 2016 - 6:45pm
Comedian Brian Regan to perform at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Comedian Brian Regan will perform at the Sanford Center at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26. Doors open at 6 p.m. Regan is a regular on “The Tonight...
September 26, 2016 - 11:23am
September 25, 2016
CITY: A season of change at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The past few months at the Sanford Center have included several changes in leadership and layoffs that has raised some pointed...
September 25, 2016 - 7:00am
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BEMIDJI—Justin Moore and the "Kinda Don't Care Tour" will visit Bemidji on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and...
September 25, 2016 - 5:30am
Trio of Tunemakers
BEMIDJI—Grammy-nominated singer Gavin DeGraw, multi-platinum selling singer Andy Grammer and Wrabel will perform at Bemidji's Sanford Center...
September 25, 2016 - 4:00am
September 22, 2016
Kick it up a notch: United Way campaign kicks off with $167,048.05 already raised
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area hosted its 25th Annual Chili Cook-Off on Wednesday at the Sanford Center. This year’s event marks...
September 22, 2016 - 11:01am
September 20, 2016
Sanford Steps program begins Oct. 3
BEMIDJI -- The Sanford Steps program, a free indoor walking program, will be held from 7 to 9 a.m. Monday through Thursdays from Oct.3 through April 20 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. Attendees should enter through gate 2.
September 20, 2016 - 7:02am
September 17, 2016
Annual Bemidji Lefse Festival on Nov. 3
BEMIDJI -- The 11th annual Lefse Festival, sponsored by Bemidji Sunrise Rotary, will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 3 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. Organizers are currently searching for lefse makers to serve in the Lefse Cook-Off. There is no cost for lefse makers...
September 17, 2016 - 9:36am
September 13, 2016
SANFORD CENTER: VenuWorks brings in new executive director for Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The Sanford Center in Bemidji is bringing in a new executive director. VenuWorks, the management company for the Sanford Center, says Jeff Kossow has more than 30 years of experience in the industry. John Siehl, VenuWorks Chief Operating Officer, said Kossow has worked...
September 13, 2016 - 5:52pm