General Sibley Park & Campground – Memorial Day Weekend Celebration

Date: May 26th to May 28th || Events

Click here to download the event poster.

Friday, May 26

  • 10:00am: Anniversary Program at Picnic Shelter #1
    • History of General Sibley Park
    • Tree Planting with each managing agency since 1967; US Army Corps of Engineers, Burleigh County, Bismarck Parks and Recreation District
    • Refreshments
  • 8:30pm: Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax movie, Amphitheater
    • Free popcorn will be available

Saturday, May 27

  • Music at Amphitheater (in case of rain, Shelter #1)
    • 10:30-11:30am: Kid’s music with Kittyko. Teacher, recording artist and performer Kris Kitko will have kids singing, moving and having fun.
    • Noon-1:30pm: Steve Harmon and Classic Rhythm will take the stage as you relax and enjoy some classic rock and country.
    • 2-3:30pm: Dead Money will play a variety of Americana tunes, including some of their original works.
    • 4-5:30pm: Jeremiah James and the Prairie Drifters are equal parts honky-tonk, outlaw country and rockabilly.
    • 6-7:30pm: Rockin’ Jake has been hailed as one of the premier harmonica players in the country. He and his blues band play the final set in a day of amazing music.
  • 10am-8pm: Cornhole, Imagination Playground and Ring Toss behind amphitheater

Sunday, May 28

  • 10am-3pm: JT Inflatables at Picnic Shelter #2
    • 18’ Slide, Bouncy Playhouse and 52’ Obstacle Course
  • 10am-3pm: Cornhole, Imagination Playground and Ring Toss at Picnic Shelter #2
  • 11am-3pm: Cal and Button, face painting and balloons.
  • Sibley Scavenger Hunt (Memorial Day – Oct. 1)
    • Pick up the Scavenger Hunt clues in the General Sibley office or online. Search the park for the answers and turn in your findings at the Sibley office to pick a prize.
  • Celebrate Sibley – 50 Miles for 50 Years
    • Log 50 miles of activity (walking, running, biking or hiking) and turn in your mileage sheet for a prize (first 50 only!).
    • Mileage Sheet Form