Cheer On the Fighting Hawks in Grand Forks
Fly into the GFK airport and drop your bags at the Country Inn & Suites, Grand Forks, ND, less than 15 minutes away. North Dakota’s third largest city offers things to do for every traveler, whether you’re a shopaholic, culture buff or sports fan. See a Broadway show at Chester Fritz Auditorium or watch a UND basketball game at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Make a quick purchase at Target or spend the day hopping from store to store at Columbia Mall, both within a mile of the hotel.
- Columbia Mall (1 mile)
Columbia Mall’s 50-plus stores have something to please everyone’s taste, including the latest trends and timeless classics.
Phone: +1 (701) 746-7383
- Alerus Center (1.6 miles)
Whether it’s a University of North Dakota football game, a pop music concert or a corporate convention, Alerus Center hosts it all.
Phone: +1 (701) 792-1200
- Ralph Engelstad Arena (4.6 miles)
Sports fans can get their fill of volleyball, basketball or hockey at this beautiful facility on the University of North Dakota campus. The arena occasionally hosts concerts and other events as well.
Phone: +1 (701) 777-4167
Arts and Culture:
- Chester Fritz Auditorium (2.6 miles)
From the orchestra pit’s hydraulic lift to the 30-lamp chandelier in the lobby, this auditorium is sure to impress. Spend a delightful evening captivated by a Broadway musical, a classical concert or a dance performance.
Phone: +1 (701) 777-3000
- North Dakota Museum of Art (3 miles)
North Dakota’s first art museum showcases contemporary pieces that educate and inspire. The museum also features a garden area where they host weekend concerts and performances.
Phone: +1 (701) 777-4195
Military and Education:
- University of North Dakota (2 miles)
North Dakota’s oldest and largest university educates nearly 15,000 students in more than 225 fields of study. Visit this 550-acre campus and discover art and artifacts scattered throughout the historical buildings.
Phone: +1 (701) 777-3000
- Grand Forks Air Force Base (18 miles)
Visit the home of the 319th Air Base Wing. This base offers air support for both military assignments and medical emergencies.
Phone: +1 (701) 747-5023
- Altru Hospital (2.3 miles)
Offering quality care at state-of-the-art facilities, Altru Hospital features centers for orthopedics, sleep, cancer and pregnancy.
Phone: +1 (701) 780-5000
- Grand Forks International Airport (GFK) (8 miles)
Catching your flight out of the busiest commercial airport in North Dakota is easy with our convenient location just minutes away.
Phone: +1 (701) 795-6981