Week-Of Events

Below is a list of all Week-Of Events for TEDxFargo 2019!  If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us by emailing info@tedxfargo.com or messaging us on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

Adventures

Free, hands-on events for TEDxFargo ticket holders only! Check your email for the sign-up!

*Adventure registration emails will be sent out to attendees in the order tickets were purchased (early bird, regular, late, etc.)

International Potluck | July 18th | 5:30pm – 8:30pm

  • The International Potluck is a group of people interested in connecting with others through shared food and stories. Bring your favorite dish, all of your friends, and share a meal with your community.

Pure Barre Class | July 23rd | 7:00am – 7:50am

  • Take part in a unique workout at the new Pure Barre in downtown Fargo. Pure Barre is a 45 minute total body workout that uses low impact, isometirc movements, the ballet bare and other light equipment. Come get your blood pumping early in the morning before work!

Drekker Brewery Tour | July 23rd | 5:00pm – 6:00pm

  • Take part in a guided tour and tasting at Drekker Brewing Company. We’ll take you through the entire brewing process from grains to glass. Sampling raw materials, getting an up-close look at the tanks, and finish with a guided tasting session. All tours are hosted by one of the owners/brewers so you’ll be able to talk with the guys who’ve handcrafted all the beers you’re tasting. Come join us for this fun, informative, and laid-back craft beer experience. Here are the main details about the tour:
    Guided “Grains-to-Glass” tour with the brewer and a 1/2 pint pour of beer
    Tasting session of 2 beers throughout the tour
  • All attendants must be 21 years of age and present a valid ID
  • Closed toe shoes are required to participate in the tour. A food truck will be present for guests to stay and eat afterwards.

Adventures in Flower Arranging and Joymaking | July 23rd | 6:00pm – 7:30pm

  • Join us for an adventure filled with joy and hope! We will work together to create dozens of handmade bedside bouquets and door hanger bouquets that will be delivered to community members in need – all with one message, you matter. Adventurers will learn how to assemble floral bouquets, write notes of encouragement to accompany each bouquet and make a direct impact in our beloved community. Everyone will leave with a box of mini bouquets to hang on doorknobs in a neighborhood of their choice.

Potter with Plants for Patients | July 23rd | 6:30pm – 6:30pm

  • Let’s play with some clay, and dig into our creativity! This is a one night class held at the Katherine Kilbourne Center for Creativity at the Plains Art Museum. We will be using a mixture of techniques to design 4-6 planters-and you get to keep your favorite one! The others will be donated to Plants for Patients, a pro compassion organization that supports women who are patients at the Red River Women’s Clinic. Grab a friend or come solo, and lets use our creativity to spread compassion!

Elevate CrossFit Course (Morning) | July 24th | 5:30am – 6:30am

  • Elevate is designed for those people who want to get back into fitness, those endurance junkies who need to get some strength training back into their regimen to stay healthy and for those looking to elevate their health and fitness goals one step at a time. Ever wanted to try CrossFit? Well, know is your chance!

Elevate CrossFit Course (Evening) | July 24th | 6:00pm – 7:00pm

  • Elevate is designed for those people who want to get back into fitness, those endurance junkies who need to get some strength training back into their regimen to stay healthy and for those looking to elevate their health and fitness goals one step at a time. Ever wanted to try CrossFit? Well, know is your chance!

Rooftop Yoga | July 24th | 6:00am – 7:00am

  • Start off your morning right with some energizing Rooftop Yoga! Breathe in the fresh air as you wake up your body and mind, all while improving flexibility, balance & strength. Treat yourself to a cup of coffee while you flow through your practice or take one for the road on your way out the door. Regardless, you’ll feel great the rest of your day!

Self Care + Yoga for Stress Relief | July 24th | 6:00pm – 7:00pm

  • Work-related stress is at an all-time high. We are feeling it in our bodies, our quality of life, and even in our relationships. But there is a lot we can do to counter that stress with simple, stress-soothing practices. In this class, Randi Kay will lead you through a gentle yoga practice, as well as teach you some self-care practices you can easily fit into your day that take very little time, won’t cost you a thing, and will make a huge difference. Ease the stress going on from your daily hustle, from the layered pain of desk-working to high-stress demands, so you can go forward without pain and burn-out holding you back. These practices will be a game changer.
  • No previous yoga experience necessary. There will be mats and props available to use, but please bring your own mat if you have one.

Make Kombucha with Prairie Roots | July 24th | 6:30pm – 7:30pm

  • Get ready to learn about kombucha and how to make the fermented tea, followed by sampling!

Downtown Walking Tour with the Kilbourne Group | July 25th | 7:00am – 8:00am

  • Join us for an exclusive walking tour of downtown Fargo! Get a behind the scenes look at some of downtown Fargo’s newest projects in this interactive tour with plenty of stops and opportunities to ask questions!

Ladybosses Coffee Meetup | July 25th | 7:00am – 8:00am

  • Join the Ladybosses for a morning cup of coffee to start TEDxFargo off right!

Zero Gravity Pole/Aerial Class (Tuesday) | July 23 | 10:30am – 11:15am

  • Discover a new type of fitness at Zero Gravity with a pole and aerial silks class. Try out pole fitness and learn basic spins and floorwork. You’ll also get the chance to try aerial silks where you’ll learn movements and tricks. Join us for a fun, empowering workout!

Zero Gravity Pole/Aerial Class (Wednesday) | July 24 | 1:00pm-2:15pm

  • Discover a new type of fitness at Zero Gravity with a pole and aerial silks class. Try out pole fitness and learn basic spins and floorwork. You’ll also get the chance to try aerial silks where you’ll learn movements and tricks. Join us for a fun, empowering workout!

Community Events

Open to the public, and featuring TEDxFargo content!

TEDxFargo 2019: Forward with Accessibility  |  July 24th  |  8:00 – 10:00 am

1 Million Cups Fargo: TEDxFargo Day  |  July 24th  |  9:15 – 10:15 am

  • 1 Million Cups Fargo is a weekly gathering of community members to support and celebrate a growing entrepreneur or small business in the region. This week’s 1 Million Cups Fargo will feature TEDxFargo 2019 speakers Aneela Idnani and Norbert Beaujot, speaking about their companies and products.
  • Check out the 1 Million Cups Fargo: TEDxFargo Day event! 

Opportunity Zone Forum  |  July 24th  |  1:00 – 6:00 pm

  • The Greater Fargo Moorhead EDC, the Economic Innovation Group, Bremer Bank, Emerging Prairie, and TEDxFargo is excited to host the Opportunity Zone Forum! At this event, you’ll learn about Opportunity Zones – a program that encourages long-term investment in low-income and urban communities nationwide. This event will feature TEDxFargo 2019 speaker John Lettieri, President & CEO of the Economic Innovation Group.
  • Register at the Opportunity Zone Forum Eventbrite!

Strong Women, Strong Coffee  |  July 26th  |  8:00 – 9:30 am

Awesome Women VIP Party | July 24th | 5:30pm – 6:30pm

 

Celebrations

Existing community events that TEDxFargo will be a part of!

Right Up Your Alley Party

  • Hosted by the Kilbourne Group in Roberts Alley in Downtown Fargo. Join them and explore the exciting new urban alley experience. There will be family fun for all ages, shopping, art, dining, and refreshments, all from your locally-owned Downtown Fargo businesses! TEDxFargo pre-registration will also be hosted just next door in the Loretta building!
  • July 24th | 4:00pm – 7:00pm | Roberts Alley

Folkways Night Bazaar

  • Enjoy an evening of food, music, art, and performance at the Night Bazaar!
  • July 25th | 5:00pm – 9:00pm | 63 5th St. N