Testimonials

Below are some comments from our past clients about their rental experience at the Henry Biesiot Activities Center:

"The BAC is a beautiful, clean, facility that made our spa sale a success. There is a lot of inside and outside space available for displays." - Jason Nelson, Paradise Spas (Minot, ND)

"The facility is very versatile- as it has many spaces that will fit many needs. There is a great kitchen and an excellent number of restrooms to accommodate many people. The facility was also very accommodating in helping us secure a reschedule date. It was just wonderful that we could have our event there." - Southwest District Health Clinic, Kids Health and Safety Fair

"The BAC provided us with a great atmosphere to host our annual Sam's Blue Hawk Booster Golf Scramble Social. Anything could be handled and there was ease of working with the staff." - DSU Blue Hawk Booster Club

"The outdoor patio experience was positive and the ambiance in the Lowman-Walton Concourse was great for our annual Donor Celebration. The BAC Coordinator was also particularly helpful and enthusiastic." - DSU Alumni & Foundation

"From a spectator's viewpoint, the BAC is an outstanding facility to host a high school track meet. During the meet, I heard several positive comments from the participating student-athletes and coaches regarding the opportunity to compete in this venue." - Mark Rerick, Dickinson High School Athletic Director

"This is an excellent facility that definitely showcases the University. Its accessibility complements other activities occurring simultaneously on Campus." - Dr. Poland, Chair of the Department of Agriculture and Technical Studies at DSU

"The BAC staff made planning our wedding reception much easier. We always felt we were in good hands." - Joe and Julie Heidecker, Wedding Party

"An excellent facility, that allowed us to host our annual Hershey Track Meet. It was the only facility in Dickinson that could hold the event. We have a great working relationship with DSU and the BAC." - Ryan Nelson, Dickinson Parks and Recreation

"The BAC provides groups with a convenient location to host any event. Parking is very accessible and the newness of the facility continues to have an appeal for many people." - The Mix 105.7 FM Radio Station

"The Biesiot Activities Center provided us with space, convenience, and a community appeal at our annual Relay for Life of Stark County event."- Relay for Life of Stark County

"Renting the Blue Hawk Suite at the Biesiot Activities Center was great for our Board Meeting as we were able to get away from the office. The view from the Blue Hawk Suite is also incredible and we were also proud to show our "out-of-town" board members what we have to offer in Dickinson." - Dickinson Community Action Partnership

"I am not familiar with other venues in Dickinson, but being from Chicago I would rank the Biesiot Activities Center as one of the best. It's location and the space available provided us with plenty of room to socialize and sit for a meal. The children could also play on Fisher Field. We did not encounter any negatives while renting the BAC." - Kaiser/Swartz Family Reunion

"Having my father's birthday party at the BAC was 'first class all the way.' The outdoor patio was a great setting and the pictures on the Hawk Vision Video Board was a very nice touch as well." - John Jessen

"The BAC is a great addition to our community, that provides us with good service when we host our annual Pancake Karnival." - Dickinson Rotary Club- Charter No. 820

"We always enjoy showing the BAC to a potential city employee." - City of Dickinson

"The BAC provided the State Board of Higher Education with a great atmosphere and setting for their social. The food that was catered by Sodexo was also great." - Office of the President at Dickinson State University

"Everything was positive when we used the BAC for our annual 'Jog-a-Thon.' That was the best track facility we have ever used for our annual fundraiser." - Hope Christian Academy of Dickinson

"We were able to plan our employee training workshop with short notice, and the BAC staff was very helpful and always available to help us out if we needed anything. This is a great facility to have business training and safety seminars." - Patterson UTI Drilling Company

"The BAC provided us with the right amount of space to host our 50th Anniversary party. We were able to utilize the outdoor patio, which was a nice addition due to the weather. The BAC staff also helped us out by scheduling the security guards, which was one less thing we had to do." - Braun Distributing

"The BAC provided us with a versatile venue where we could craft the set-up of our Symposium social in a way that encouraged our guests to mingle." - Theodore Roosevelt Center at Dickinson State University

"This facility is clean, has close parking, is handicap accessible, and provided us with a strong wireless Internet connection that met our needs for our annual insurance enrollment session." - North Dakota Insurance Department

"We rented the Blue Hawk Suite for our City Retreat. The room was set-up very professionally and the view looking towards the City and Dickinson State campus was amazing." - City of Dickinson

"The Biesiot Activities Center is a great facility, and in a good location to have a sales auction. Those attending our sale were impressed with the facility." - National Auction and Sales Management, Billings, MT

"Everyone at the BAC is so friendly and easy to work with, which takes a lot of the stress out of having an event. The BAC is great to work with!" - Cub Scout Pack 112: Blue/Gold Banquet

"The facility was awesome and the required set-up and clean-up was so easy. We could not have selected a better venue." - Klayton Oltmanns, Parent Organizer of the Trinity 7th Grade Birthday Party & Dance

"We received quite a bit of positive feedback from those who attended our 'Crew Camp Best Practices Workshop.' The BAC offered our event an easily accessible location and provided us with a quality layout. The catering arrangements was great and so was the logistical support." - North Dakota Association of Oil & Gas Producing Counties

"The Biesiot Activities Center is very open, reasonably priced, and provided great parking for our guests. The staff was flexible, and provided us with what we needed. We will be back for another vendor show!" - Betty Jo Noe, Director of the Spring Blizzard Blender Vendor Show

"Overall the facility is a great meeting place for seminars. The room and audio visual equipment was excellent. We also had Sodexo cater lunch and they did an excellent job as well." - LaFarge (Valley City, ND), Cement Stabilization Seminar

"We loved the location of the Biesiot Activities Center. Our meeting room was ready to go when we got there; and the room was nice and bright. The projector, screen, and microphone were awesome to have too." - Katie Brock, Body by Vi: Visalus National Director

"The BAC was the perfect place to host our annual run/walk. We could not have been happier and impressed. We will continue to host this event or any other event at the BAC." - Southwestern Health District Unit, Women's Way Program Committee 

"The BAC was the perfect place to have my daughter's high school graduation party. We didn't have to do any set-up or clean-up for the party. The BAC was very clean; and there was plenty of room, which we didn't have available at our house." - Troy Huber Family

"The Biesiot Activities Center provided our nurse pinning ceremony with a wonderful set-up. There was plenty of room for our families and graduates. We were able to seat 350 and the communication for planning the event was wonderful. Thank you for a job well done!" - DSU Department of Nursing

"The BAC is at a central location, and in a clean, modern facility. There was also great staff support." - MDU Resources Group, Inc. Community Informational Meeting

"The BAC staff was well organized and very helpful. The atmosphere and facility was perfect for having a wedding reception!" - Pemberton/Portwine Wedding

"The Biesiot Activities Center has great parking available, is a new clean facility, is very accommodating, and has great people to work with. We enjoyed hosting the Comedy & Dinner and Student After Prom parties at the BAC." - Dickinson Roughrider Kiwanis Club

"As a non-profit organization, price is a large factor in our choice for a host venue. The BAC is very reasonable with their rental fees; in addition, we really appreciated their flexibility with allowing us to utilize different food & alcohol vendors. Renting the BAC is also such a positive experience because of the great attitude & service provided by the BAC staff." - RSVP+ Dakota West: Bags, Baubles, & Bubbly Event