Tourism and Events Committee


  • 7:30 a.m. the second Wednesday of every month
  • City Hall, 800 Fourth Ave. E., Suite 1, West Fargo, ND 58078


  • Bernie Dardis (Term Expires: February 2020)
  • Mark Simmons, Vice Chair (Term Expires: February 2020)
  • Will Foss (Term Expires: February 2020)
  • Vacant (Term Expires: February 2022)
  • Kurtis Karn (Term Expires: April 2020)


Serves as advisory committee to the governing body of the City of West Fargo in administering the Tourism and Events Committee Funds and coordinate major City-sponsored events and programming.


  • West Fest
  • Cruise Night
  • Taste of West Fargo
  • Street Fair (new in 2019)
  • Arts Social
  • Family Holiday Crafts and Tree Lighting