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Under 21 Downtown Experiences: Fall & Winter Edition

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Under 21 Downtown Experiences: Fall & Winter Edition

Looking for under 21 activities in Downtown Fargo? Look no further! We’ve created the ultimate under 21 downtown experience list! From late-night hangout spots to a run club and an escape room and ice cream and coffee, there’s an unlimited number of things to do downtown!

Late Night Hangouts: Cards, Board Games & Escape Rooms

  • Black Coffee & Waffle Bar – Open until 11 pm Monday – Saturday, 8 pm Sunday
    • Snag a chair and play some of your favorite classic board games! No worries, we’re 99% positive Jumanji isn’t an option
  • Paradox Comics – Open until 9 pm Monday – Thursday, midnight on Friday, 8 pm on Saturday, 6 pm on Sunday
    • Get your quest on and join in the adventures of Dungeons & Dragons, Magic, Pokemon and more! Check out their events page for more info!
  • Puzzled Escape Room – Open until 9 pm Monday – Saturday
    • Puzzled is challenging, fun, and most importantly, family-friendly! With 6 different puzzling rooms, you can’t go wrong!
  • Replay Games – Open until 10 pm Tuesday – Thursday, midnight Friday – Saturday, closed Sunday – Monday
    • They’ve got GameCube, Wii, GameBoy, all the PS systems, Xbox, Xbox 360, Xbox One, more games than you can imagine! They are beyond cool so go check them out! P.S. They have snacks!!

The Arts

  • Plains Art Museum
    • FREEBIE ALERT: The Plains Art Museum has 3 floors of art and admission is completely free! They also have art classes that fill up quickly so get your spot now!
  • Fargo Moorhead Community Theatre
    • Catch a FMCT production at The Stage at Island Park! You can find their event schedule on their website.
  • Fargo Theatre
    • Catch a flick at the Fargo Theatre and if you are a student, tickets are only $8 with student ID
  • Unglued Craft Events
    • Unglued always has rad crafting events and many are for all ages!
  • Art Galleries

Physical Activities



Channel your inner Village People and have fun at the Y! Snag yourself a Youth Day Pass (24 and under) for $10. Try your hand at racquetball or take it easy in the sauna. Check out their other amenities here.


Beyond Running Run Club

While it might not be everyone’s thing, for those who do love to run can join Beyond Running’s Run Club! Get your run on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6:30 pm all year at the Downtown location – rain or shine!

Red River Market & Christkindlemarkt

The Red River Market is having its last day of the season Saturday, October 26th, but fear not! Folkways planned some pretty darn cool events that are coming up including Christkindlmarkt on November 21st at Drekker Brewing Company!

Restaurants & Bars

These restaurants & bars are either always open to under 21 patrons or have restricted times. Nothin’ wrong with ordering a juice

Cowboy Jacks
Under 21 Hours: Monday – Friday until Midnight
Saturday – Sunday until 10:00 pm

Drekker Brewing Company
Under 21 Hours: Accompanied minors are allowed in the taproom until 8 pm

Fargo Brewing Company
Under 21 Hours: Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian who is 21 or over.

Fryin’ Pan
Under 21 Hours: Open 24 hours a day for all ages

Under 21 Hours: until 9 pm

NoBull Smokehouse
Under 21 Hours: Monday – Saturday until 9 pm

Under 21 Hours: until 8 pm every day

The Boiler Room
Under 21 Hours: until 10 pm every day

Under 21 Hours: until 9 pm every day

Under 21 Hours: until 9 pm every day

Rhombus Guys Pizza
Under 21 Hours: Sunday – Thursday until 10 pm
Friday – Saturday until Midnight

Sons of Norway 
Under 21 Hours: friendly building
The lounge is restricted to 21+ after 9

Coffee, Tea, & Treats

Coffee & Tea

Atomic Coffee

Beans Coffee Bar

Black Coffee & Waffle Bar

Red Silo Studio’s

Sandy’s Donuts

Third Drop Coffee

Twenty Below Coffee Co


Black Coffee & Waffle Bar

Nichole’s Fine Pastries

Sandy’s Donuts

Scoop n Dough Candy Co 

Tea & Crepe

The Silver Lining Creamery


Say it with me, do it for the ‘gram!

The FMCVB has put together a handy dandy mural map – it doesn’t have all of them because the hunt for murals is just too exciting to give them all away!

Unnamed Mural
by Great Northern Bicycle Company

Behind Bismarck Tavern

In the alley on 8th St

Art Alley
1st Ave N between 4th St and 5th St

Mario Wall
Alley behind The Pickled Parrot

Corner of 7th Ave N on Roberts St

Roberts Alley

Alley on 2nd Ave between Roberts St and Broadway

Postcard Mural
Alley on 2nd ave between Roberts St and Broadway

Silver Linings Wings
123 Broadway N

Greetings from Fargo Train Car
Corner of Main and Broadway

Wheat Mural #1
300 Broadway in the alley

Wheat Mural #2
On the side of 19 8th St S

Meadowlark Building 503 7th St N

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