Events and Meetups

FEB 29:  Meet and Mingle with Dakota Spotlight

Meet Dakota Spotlight, Mike Wald and others from Season 2, ZEELAND, the Untold Story of Wade and Ellen Zick, their lives and tragic murders in 1976

Saturday Feb 29th, 1pm to 4pm:  Laughing Sun Brewing, Bismarck

A casual gathering to meet new friends or re-unite with old ones and discuss the Zicks, Zeeland and the podcast. Come join Mike Wald, Dakota Spotlight and others on Feb 29th!
Laughing sun has great beer and good eats for purchase.  Kids are welcome in the dining area where we will be hanging out.  Come join us.
PLEASE NOTE: Discussions are ALSO in the works for a grander event in Zeeland this summer. Stay tuned for that. Meanwhile, come join us on the afternoon of Feb 29th.
Laughing Sun Brewery
1023 East Front Ave

Bismarck, ND 58504

 APRIL 23, MINNEAPOLIS –  I’ve got an extra ticket!

Your podcast host is headed to Minneapolis, MN on Thursday, April 23rd and I’d love for one lucky winner to meet me and join me for a night out at ‘First Ave’ in downtown Minneapolis to see a live musical performance by one of my favorite contemporary bands:

Bombay Bicycle Club

I’m excited to share the following with one of you on April 23rd:
  • We will meet before the show near the venue for a casual beer, wine, coffee or tea before the show.
  • Entry ticket to the concert ($40 dollar value) at First Ave, downtown MN
  • A post-show slice of Pizza or other quick bite to eat.
Not included are:
  • All your other costs including:
    • Your travel or potential lodging
    • Parking Costs
    • Drinks at the show etc.
I’d really love to meet you and spend some good times enjoying Bombay Bicycle Club’s energetic live performance.  These guys are really great.  Thanks to my daughter for introducing me to them.
Interested in entering the contest?
Send me an email at with the subject line ‘BOMBAY’ and I’ll send you the requirements for entering.
One lucky winner will be drawn from the pool of entrants on March 28th, 2020
If you don’t win the free ticket and wanna come hang out with us at the show, I’d love to meet you. Tickets are currently available at