Be a PBS Nerd with Prairie Public

Be a PBS Nerd with Prairie Public supports
Prairie Public

Everyone’s a nerd for something.

Celebrate your nerdness at a PBS Nerd Walk!

•Walk to raise funds to support public television.
•Earn PBS Nerd t-shirts and hoodies.
•Get a free Nerd Swag Bag!
•Tour our television studio.
•Meet Clifford the Big Red Dog.
•Get a photo with our cardboard friends: Big Bird, Bob the Builder, Thomas the Tank Engine, Mr. Carson and the Dowager Countess from "Downton Abbey," Queen Victoria from "Masterpiece."
•Gnosh on free pizza and root beer.
•Enjoy music and nerdy games for kids and grownups.

Sign up now to Be a PBS Nerd and participate in our PBS Nerd Walk!

How do I participate??

Raise $250 to earn a PBS Nerd t-shirt.
Raise $500 to earn a PBS Nerd hoodie.

The top fundraising individual in Bismarck will win

The top fundraising individual in Fargo will win a $400 gift certificate to the Hotel Donaldson.

Be a Proud PBS Nerd!

Join us for our PBS Nerd Walks


At our downtown Fargo studio at 207 5th St. N.
Saturday, September 23

10am Registration; 10:30am Walk
Pizza, Root Beer, Music, and Activities after the walk


At our Bismarck studio at 1814 N. 15th St.
Sunday, September 24

1pm Registration; 1:30pm Walk
Pizza, Root Beer, Music, and Activities after the walk

Bring your nerdy self and your friends. Cosplay your favorite character. 'Show and tell' your nerdy talents and interests. Your nerdy pets are welcome.

Would you like to host a PBS Nerd Walk in your community? Write to us at info@prairiepublic.org or call us at 800-359-6900. We'll take care of all the promotions, Nerd swag, and prizes.

Your participation is very appreciated.

By participating, you'll help us raise money and awareness in support of the wide variety of interests that Prairie Public caters to through our exceptional programming and resources, and also promote two hallmarks of public media—diversity and inclusion.

You'll also have the chance to earn great prizes. Check out the Leader Boards to track your progress.



Thanks to Our Local Nerd Supporters

Thanks to Fargo Brewing Company and Rhombus Guys Pizza in Fargo for supplying our nerds with pizza and beer at the Nerd Trivia Night!

Sign up to be a PBS Nerd, and ask your friends to support you at the PBS Nerd Walk. Fundraise to be eligible to earn t-shirts and hoodies. Gather your friends and form a team—you can choose a nerdy name for it! Join us on Saturday, September 23 at 10am for the PBS Nerd Walk.