Looking for a list of all the available youth sports and activities in Fargo? We’ve got you covered!
We know how time-consuming it can be to find all the right youth sports and activities to enroll our kids in each year, which is why Fargo Mom created the Ultimate Guide to Youth Sports & Activities in Fargo & Moorhead! We hope this can be your go-to resource for finding all the activities for your family, from sports and tech to music and dance. We hope you find what fits your needs!
A special thank you to the Fargo Air Museum and SCHEELS and all the featured organizations who helped in the production of this guide. For a comprehensive list of sports and activities, please scroll down.
Fargo Air Museum
The weather may be getting colder but that doesn’t slow down activities at the Fargo Air Museum! We have 2 different youth camps, Turn It, Build It! STEAM Camp and Youth Aviation Camp. Camps are broken into Junior and Senior Campers depending on age and run on Saturday mornings from 9am-12pm. Registration is available at fargoairmuseum.org/education. Last but not least, we have the infamous Santa Fly-In on Saturday, December 17th. Doors open at 10am. Watch Santa fly in on a helicopter, get your photo with him in an airplane, and be sure to tell him what you want for Christmas this year at the Fargo Air Museum!
Get ready to gear up for fall and winter youth sports at SCHEELS! Check out their Sports Headquarters to find the a list of sports and equipment your kids will need to last all year long.
From football and soccer to basketball and volleyball, SCHEELS carries a wide selection of protective gear, shoes, clothing. Plus keep your skills up at home with all the equipment you need: nets, backboards, hoops, balls, and more. With leading brands like Nike, Under Armour, Riddle, and Battle Sports Science, SCHEELS carries everything you need to be prepared for the upcoming season.
Conquer Ninja Gyms
Conquer Ninja Gym is the PERFECT place to keep your kiddos busy and active during the cold winter months! With our fun open gyms, amazing trainer-led Ninja classes, and exciting competition teams, there is truly something for everyone and every level of fitness! Ninja is a fantastic activity for kids who maybe aren’t into “traditional” sports, and is a great challenge and cross training for those who are. Take in our super-popular Parents’ Nights Out, where you leave them with us for a few hours, while you get some time to yourself. Conquer Ninja is the home of the best birthday parties in town, where the guest of honor also receives a FREE one month Intro Membership ($35 value)! Fitness, Family, and Fun. We ARE Conquer Ninja!
Kids love technology, games, and having fun with friends. Parents want to give their kids the best and brightest future possible. Here at Code Ninjas, kids ages 5-14 learn valuable STEM and coding skills through building their very own video games. We offer many different after-school programs such as Create/Jr, all-day camps, clubs, parent’s night out, and more! Invest in your child’s future and unlock their full potential today!
Family Wellness Swim School takes pride in our exciting water-safe program. Our small class sizes and patient, positive instructors help swimmers progress through each skill level in a safety focused environment while having fun. Our goal is to teach your child in a fun, safe environment that builds confidence, self-esteem and a feeling of accomplishment. This aquatic facility runs swimming lessons for everyone starting at the age of 6 months through adulthood.
Fall Session 1: September 10 – October 20 (6 weeks)
Fall Session 2: October 22 – December 8 (6 weeks)
Fargo All Stars
Fargo All Stars Gym provides an inclusive haven with an activity for everyone ages 1 and up! Our fall schedule includes monthly Parent Night Out Events, birthday parties on the weekends, and recreational gymnastics classes during the week! Come check out the facility with a free trial class or during our open gyms on Wednesdays and Sundays for only $5! We are gearing up to kick off our half-season Novice cheer team in October and would love for you to come join us!
Foss Swim School
FOSS is a different kind of swim school – we teach families and swimmers to love water. Over a quarter century, we have learned how to structure our program to deliver the best results for our students. Our school approach focuses on developing skills through progressions based on a personalized Swim Path™ for each student.
Enroll in weekly sessions for all Fall or Spring, or try our 8-week camps!
Children's Music Academy
Red River Dance
Fall Session registration is now open! Fall Session begins September 7th and will go through December 19th. RRD is offering a wide variety of classes for ages 2 – adults! Join us this fall for an exciting session of learning, growing and most of all, DANCING! Dancers will have the opportunity to perform in December at our Winter Recital, scheduled for December 18 & 19.
Elevate Rock School
Music lessons focusing on reading music, theory and the art of live performance all while having a blast with peers! Programs are: Lil Peeps for kids age 3 – 6 and Rock Band for kids age 7 – 18. Come in for a free lesson and tour to meet the teachers and see the studio at ElevateRockSchool.com. See you soon!
North Wind Aikikai
Aikido is a Japanese martial art fostering effortless power, balance, discipline, and strength.
JOIN US at 824 Main Ave in Fargo. Any new students ages 9+ including adults who reference this FargoMom listing will receive a 35% discount on two months of training with uniform included! (Valid through April 2023). Call to set up a time to observe a class and see if Aikido is a fit for you or your family!
FM Youth Choir
The Fargo Moorhead Youth Choir is a K-12 youth choral arts program. Members are grouped into three distinct choirs based on age and singing ability: beginning for grades K-2, intermediate grades 3-6, and advanced for grades 7-12. Each group builds on the skills learned in the group behind it. Each level and age group pose its own challenges and require an experienced and talented musical professional as its director. We rehearse on Sundays starting at 6:30 PM. Our 2022 Fall session begins on September 11, 2022.
Moorhead Community Education
Moorhead Community Education classes are for everyone in the Moorhead, Fargo, West Fargo and surrounding areas. We have classes for every age group including babies, toddlers, kids and adults! Our highly-popular early childhood classes are taught by licensed teachers. Connect with other parents and help your child grow and experience new things. Or, take time for yourself and learn a new skill with a friend in our adult classes.
FULL LIST OF YOUTH SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
Moorhead Basketball Association
The Next Level Basketball Academy
Boys & Girls Club of the Red River Valley
Fargo Moorhead Music Teachers Association
MSUM Community School for the Arts
Private Teachers for Guitar, Orchestra, Piano & Voice
Private Music Lessons (based on instrument)
Check out our Guide to Swimming Lessons in Fargo for indoor and outdoor lessons!
Northern Lights Marlins Swim Team (Moorhead)
Did we miss any youth sports or activities that you love? Contact us at [email protected] and let us know!