Home of Trollwood Performing Arts School, Bluestem Center for the Arts is a first-class arts venue complete with outdoor stages, a 3,000 seat amphitheater, and a unique indoor educational center that serves as both a performance venue and rental facility. Bluestem is nestled along the Red River of the North in Moorhead, Minn. The grounds of the Center include beautiful river views, grassy meadows, woods and wildlife.

Below you will see a gereral map of the Bluestem grounds/facility and a seating chart for the upcoming summer concert series. If you have questions please refer to our FAQ page or contact us.

Food Vendors

The 2016 Bluestem Summer Concert Series will be offering delicious food options from the following food vendors:


Blackbird Woodfire

Blackbird Woodfire will be serving handmade pizza made with North Dakota wheat and milled flour.


Deb’s Corner

Deb’s Corner will be featuring vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options as well as jerk pork and smoked brisket.


The Hot Dog Peddler

The Hot Dog Peddler will be serving specialty hot dogs and sausages with the cream cheese and the whole works.


Last Bend Grill

Last Bend Grill will be serving a variety of pita sandwiches with consistently fresh, quality ingredients for your eating pleasure.


Stumbeano’s Coffee

Freshly roasted and ground, Stumbeano’s will be serving hot and iced coffees, as well as iced tea.


Sickies Garage & Sweeto Burrito |

This truck will be serving a combination of Sickies’ Garage burgers and Sweeto’s unique and tasty burritos.

Facility Map


Seating Chart:


Bluestem VIP:


Experience a show in luxury from one of our spectacular VIP decks located on Proof Peak at Bluestem Amphitheater. We have decks available for rent on a per show basis or for the entire Bluestem Summer Concert Series! Rentals are also available for Trollwood mainstage musical performances and the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony concert. For more information on single show deck rental ($750) or to inquire about a full season rental option, please contact Shelby at

Each VIP Deck Rental Includes:
-10 tickets for chosen show
-Private VIP server
-Private restroom
-Comfortable seating under a canopy
-Courtesy items: sunscreen, bug spray, & water
-Excellent view of the stage