We host several events throughout the year that allow networking with peers and industry leaders to grow your customer base, learn about the latest advancement in the industry, and volunteer or engage with the community.
EVENTS WE HOST
We host several events throughout the year that help inform and engage our members and give opportunities for networking and business development.
ND PETROLEUM FOUNDATION BIRD & BIRDIES
The North Dakota Petroleum Foundation will host the Inaugural Bird & Birdies Event on May 10-11, 2022. This two-day event will feature a skeet shoot and golf tournament. Stay tuned for more info!
The NDPC brings members and their employees for an evening of networking and fun in beautiful Medora. This event is sponsored by our Premier Partners and is free to NDPC members and their employees.
ND PETROLEUM FOUNDATION TEACHER EDUCATION SESSION
The North Dakota Petroleum Foundation hosts this seminar for educators to learn about the oil industry and take projects, lessons, and ideas back to the classroom. The seminar also helps educators translate to their students how geography, math, chemistry, geometry, etc. tie into the oil and gas industry and careers.
DUGOUT NIGHT WITH THE LARKS
Join the NDPC for an Evening of Baseball and Networking with the Bismarck Larks!
Dugout Night with the Larks is the perfect place to entertain clients and customers, reward employees, network, or just have a great time with family and friends while enjoying a game. The Bismarck Larks are a third-year member of the Northwoods League, the country’s premier summer collegiate baseball league.
BAKKEN ROCKS COOKFESTS
Held twice each summer in two communities impacted by development, the Bakken Rocks CookFest offers residents the opportunity to get out and learn more about the oil and gas industry, hear from industry experts, meet the employees of companies working in their area, and best of all, eat some of the best BBQ available in western North Dakota. With games and activities for kids, swag and giveaways, and live music, this free event is fun for the whole family.
BAKKEN CLASSIC FISHING DERBY
The Bakken Classic Fishing Derby is a charity fishing tournament held in July of each year at the Four Bears Casino Marina near New Town, ND.
The Bakken Classic is limited to 100 three-person teams. Participants must be members of the Bakken Classic Club, which is $100 per person. Proceeds for the tournament go toward conservation and outdoor heritage projects.
The ND Oil PAC Golf Tournament raises money for the ND Oil Political Action Committee, which supports candidates who have a strong record in supporting oil and gas development in the state; advances legislation that encourages energy development; helps maintain a business-friendly environment, or opposes an incumbent or candidate who is hostile to our industry.
NDPC ANNUAL MEETING
The NDPC Annual Meeting brings together more than 300 industry professionals to network with the Bakken’s foremost industry leaders and learn about the latest trends in oil and gas development. The NDPC also hosts its Industry Awards Luncheon and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
NDPC CHRISTMAS GALA
Each year the NDPC looks forward to festive and fun evening to celebrate the season with it’s members. Save the date for this social that is free and open to all NDPC companies and their employees.