Festival of Lights

Festival of Lights

December 1, 2021

Countdown at 6 pm

Bowman City Park


Embrace the wonder of the seasons as Bowman City Park lights on December 1. Enjoy Christmas lights, music, Santa’s Toy Drive, luminaries, and Holiday treats. Say “hi” to Santa and wander the beautifully lit park.


Join us for the community celebration of the season!


Santa’s Toy Drive

In Partnership with The Giving Tree


Use this as an opportunity to drop off your wrapped gift with angel ornament or donate new youth hates, waterproof gloves, story books, board games, or toys for The Giving Tree.


If you have any questions please call Edna at 701.440.8320.



Soup Feed

In Partnership with Dollars for Scholars


Enjoy a hot, delicious cup of soup served to you by the local Dollars for Scholars. Free will donation. Proceeds go to Bowman County students.





People’s Choice Award

Join us on the night of the lighting to vote on the best decorate tree/shelter! Winning organization will receive $250 in Bonus Bucks and bragging rights.


Ice Skating

In Partnership with Bowman Parks and Recreation


We invite you back to the park to ice skate with us this winter. Enjoy skating under twinkling lights. Ice skates available for rent at Bowman Parks and Recreation.




Participating Businesses

  • Able
  • Bakken Supply
  • Bowman Assembly of God Church
  • Bowman County Fair Board 
  • Bowman Fire Department 
  • Bowman Library 
  • Bowman Lodge 
  • Bowman Parks and Recreation 
  • Bowman Rotary 
  • Bowman Seventh-day Adventist Church 
  • Bowman United Methodist Church 
  • Brosz Engineering 
  • Classic Beauty Salon 
  • Dakota Community Bank 
  • Dakota Dental Center 
  • Dakota West Credit Union 
  • Dakota Western Bank 
  • Frontier Travel Center 
  • Gooseneck Implement 
  • Here We Grow Again Daycare 
  • Montana-Dakota Utilities 
  • Pioneer Trails Regional Museum 
  • Southwest Healthcare 
  • St. Charles Catholic Church 
  • West Plains, Inc.



Bowman County Development Corporation

13 1/2 E Divide

Bowman, ND 58623

(701) 523-5880


Monday – Friday

8am – 5pm MT

(Closed on legal holidays)