Norsk Høstfest announces first entertainers for 2019 festival

Ventriloquist and celebrity impressionist Terry Fator. Special to Forum News Service

MINOT, N.D. - Ventriloquist and celebrity impressionist Terry Fator and Irish entertainer Daniel O'Donnell are the first two performers booked for Norsk Høstfest, the Scandinavian festival in Minot, next year.

O'Donnell is the only artist in the world to score a hit in the United Kingdom's album charts every year since 1988. His latest album, "Christmas with Daniel O'Donnell," was released a year ago and debuted at No. 19. He will perform Sept. 25.

Fator, a Texas native, is a Las Vegas headliner. He will perform Sept. 29.

Tickets for Daniel O’Donnell and Terry Fator go on sale 9 a.m. CST, Thursday, Nov. 15. However, Friends of Høstfest — a membership program — can buy tickets early and will experience many other perks at the festival from discounts to special access, a release from Høstfest said. The purchase of any concert ticket includes complimentary general admission to the festival. Tickets can be ordered online at hostfest.com, by calling (701) 852-2368, or in person at 1020 S. Broadway in Minot.