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2023-2024 Fine Arts Calendar

Female student singing
Experience the Arts at Valley City State University

There are multiple events throughout the year that highlight the work of students, faculty, and visiting artists. See a complete list of art and music events for the 2023-2024 school year below.

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2023-2024 Fine Arts Calendar

FALL 2023

October 9 – 20
Art Faculty Exhibition

October 18
Art Faculty Exhibition reception

October 25 – November 9
Senior Exhibition – Karissa Yturralde

November 2 at 3 p.m.
Artist Talk and Reception for Senior Exhibition – Karissa Yturralde

November 13 – December 1
Senior Exhibition – Alayna Proctor

November 16 at 3 p.m.
Artist Talk and Reception for Senior Exhibition – Alayna Proctor

SPRING 2024

February 16 – March 15
High School Art Show

March 25 – April 19
AIDS Quilt Show

April 22 – May 3
Juried Art Show

May 2 at 3 p.m.
Juried Art Show Reception

May – June
Alumni Art Show

June 10 at 3 p.m.
Alumni Art Show Reception

FALL 2023

October 14 at 3 p.m.
Senior Recital – Tedi Dimmer
Performance Hall

October 17 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

October 27 at 7 p.m.
Ployhar Honor Band Concert
Performance Hall

October 31 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

November 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Piano Guest Artist
Performance Hall

November 12
FM Area Youth Symphonies
Performance Hall

November 14 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

November 17 at 7:30 p.m.
Instrumental Concert
Performance Hall

November 20
Barnes County Music Contest

November 28 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

December 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Winter Choral Concert
Performance Hall

December 3 at 4:00 p.m.
Troubadours Concert
Performance Hall

December 5 at 11 a.m.
Non-major Student Recital
Choir Hall

December 7
EDC Music Contest

December 7 at 7 p.m.
Community Band Concert
Performance Hall

December 9 at 3 p.m.
A Magical Medora Christmas
Performance Hall

December 13 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

Spring 2024

January 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Faculty Recital
Performance Hall

February 13 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

February 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Instrumental Concert
Performance Hall

February 20 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

March 1 at 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. 
Solo Song Festival
Performance Hall

March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Spring Choral Showcase
Performance Hall

March 2 at 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Solo Song Festival
Performance Hall

March 11
Region II Vocal Contest

March 12 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

March 26 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

April 4
Region II Instrumental Contest

April 6 at 2 p.m.
Alexis Busch Senior Recital

April 20 at 3 p.m.
Tanner Douville Senior Recital

April 23 at 11 a.m.
General Student Recital
Performance Hall

April 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Instrumental Concert
Performance Hall

April 26 
State A Vocal

April 30 at 11 a.m.
Non-Major Student Recital
Performance Hall

May 3 at 7:30 p.m.
Choir Concert
Performance Hall