Downtown Executive Director position open for applicants

The Minot Downtown Business Association is looking for an Executive Director. Our growing downtown needs your expertise and passion. We are expanding events, attracting more businesses and ready to go to the next level.

Candidates will be strong communicators, with excellent organizational skills. Must have energy, charisma and smile! This position requires you to be the face of Downtown Minot. We need a flexible, capable leader for Downtown.

Salary 50k to 80k, DOE. Send resume and cover letter to or call 701-630-1443 with questions. This position will close in early December.

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Exclusive Art Venue!
Call to Artists - Festival of the Season Art Sale

(Minot, ND) Call to artists! The Taube Museum of Art is planning for their Annual Festival of the Season Art Sale to be held November 28 – December 24, 2014. No fees to participate! This sale is open to any established or emerging artist 18 and older. Artists may submit works in any medium and size, including photography, jewelry, prints, cards, ornaments, etc. The Taube Museum of Art will turn the Main Gallery into an exclusive art venue for all artists meeting the criteria.

Artwork must be created within the last two years and not previously displayed in the Festival of the Season Art Sale. And Now Featuring.... Mini Booths! Artists may bring in their own 2' x 4' table with display materials to set up their own mini art booth! Appointments required to set up Mini Booths. Artwork will be accepted at the Taube Museum of Art during normal business hours: 11:00 am – 4:00 pm no later than Saturday, November 22. Contact the Taube Museum of Art for additional information. Please find a Festival Brochure attached.

There will be an Open House held on Friday, November 28th from 3 pm – 8 pm in conjunction with the Downtown Olde Fashioned Christmas Open House. Refreshments will be served. Bring the whole family and join in the fun!! Local and regional artists will showcase their exciting art, which will make great gifts for the Holiday season. There will be everything from original fine art, prints, cards, jewelry, fiber art, ornaments, to stocking stuffers. All works are available the day of purchase. Here is the chance for your followers to purchase original art from established and emerging artists in one convenient location.

Museum and Gift Shop business hours: Tues. - Fri. 10:30 am - 5:30 pm, Sat. 11:00 am - 4:00 pm or by special appointment. Contributions are accepted to help the Taube Museum fulfill their mission of enriching lives through the visual arts.

This event is brought to you by the Taube Museum of Art. Please call Nancy F. Walter, Executive Director at the Taube Museum of Art or Doug Pfliger, Gallery Manager at 838-4445 for further information.

Welcome - Velkomen!

The DBPA would like to welcome you to the "heart" of Minot, North Dakota. Our past is rich in history, tradition, and community.

Established as a railroad community in the mid 1800's, Minot's downtown district is one today that reflects the distinctive history of turn-of-the-century architecture, while providing all the products and services expected in today's marketplace. A rich heritage and variety of shopping thrive in Historic Downtown Minot. The continued efforts of private business owners and community involvement have preserved some of the area's most interesting properties and trades.

The Downtown Business & Professionals Association, a non-profit corporation, is organized to promote the businesses of downtown Minot, North Dakota. Membership in the DBPA shows support for the downtown community, and gives businesses the chance to highlight their offerings through the many downtown promotions scheduled throughout the year. Downtown events attract thousands of people per year to visit, shop, and dine. During Wine Walk Event alone, over five thousand dollars was raised towards the continued beautification of Minot's downtown area.

Time to get your tickets!

Tickets are on sale now for Blue Hawaiian Holiday, June 6, 7 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. Homemade Hawaiian food, great drinks and entertainment. Showing movie "Blue Hawaii" outside around 9:30pm.

Tickets are available for purchase at Cookies For You.


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