New Rockford is the county seat of Eddy County, a farming region in the northeastern quadrant of North Dakota. It has a population of approximately 1,463 people. It is located at latitude: N47.82, longitude: W99.12. New Rockford is 150 miles from Fargo, 135 miles from Bismarck, 125 miles from Grand Forks, and 120 miles from Minot. The area is situated along the central flyway, which makes it a likely destination for waterfowl hunting. Hunters can also go for deer and upland game.
The Opera House, 818 Central Ave, ☎ 701-947-2174, . In the historic 1910 Niven Building, a renovated theatre with seating for 130, performers from throughout the state come to act, sing, play, and dance at the acclaimed venue, recipient of the 2009 Governor’s Award for the Arts. Ticket price for all performances vary between $15 –$25 The shows typically run 4-6 weeks each and include Sunday matinees. edit