Forum staff reports , Published July 17 2013
Weekend watch: The Cactus Blossoms and Dann K & Black CasketThursday
The Downtown Fargo Street Fair descends on the center of the city Thurdaymorning for three days of arts, crafts and street food. If you need to take a break from the hustle and bustle of Broadway today, two-step two blocks west to the Plains Art Museum, 704 1st Ave. N.
The Katherine Kilbourne Burgum Center for Creativity lets kids make art for free from 3 to 5 p.m., followed by an all-ages street dance on Seventh Street. A picnic dinner and beverages will be available for purchase, but the country swing and harmonies of Minneapolis’ The Cactus Blossoms will be served hot, fresh and free from 7 to 10 p.m. If you don’t feel like moseying too far from the Street Fair, head over to the Legacy Ballroom (above the Pickled Parrot), 505 3rd Ave. N.
Dann K & Black Casket headline a set that features new acts Auratone and Buffalo Buffalo starting at 8:20 p.m. Cover charge is $5 for the ID-only show.