The North Dakota Community Foundation will be hosting the 52nd annual North Dakota Picnic at Red Mountain Park in Mesa, Ariz., on March 3.
The event is held for anyone with ties to North Dakota either living permanently or part-time in Arizona, according to a news release from the foundation. Last year, the picnic drew an estimated 2,000 people.
The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on March 3 at Mesa's Red Mountain Park, located at 7745 E. Brown Road. There will be music by the band Spotlight, classic cars, food trucks and vendor booths.
Tickets are $5 per person and can be bought in advance at www.NDCF.net/picnic or at the registration table on the day of the event.