Sioux Falls offers a variety of safe entertainment options with room to roam when you are ready. 

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Here are just a few upcoming events and activities to consider when you are ready to safely explore. Or visit our event calendar for a complete list. Use our hashtag #SiouxFallsAlive and #BeSafeBeSmart on social media when you are out and about.
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Wibit Event - Action Tower


Sunday, January 17 - Monday, January 18 at the Midco Aquatic Center


Have fun with the incredible Wibit water feature! A Wibit® is an inflatable used in the water to create additional fun for all ages! 

Free Family Movie Night showing "Wonder Park"


Friday, January 22 at 6:30pm at Kuehn Community Center


Join for a free family movie night as the Parks and Recreation Department hosts free family movie nights for all ages!

Winter Fat Bike Race Series #1 - Media One Funski


Saturday, January 23, at 8:00 AM at Great Bear Ski Valley


Teaming up with Media One Fun Ski and Sioux Falls Winter Carnival, this winter Sioux Falls Bike Racing Series will utilize the cross country ski trails providing a challenging race course, but open to all fat bike riding ability levels! Any one is welcome to spectate!

Pavilion Winter Carnival


Saturday, January 23, at 11:00 AM at the Washington Pavilion


Delight in carnival-themed arts, crafts and games for the kiddos, enjoy fun balloon creations from entertaining balloon enthusiast Mr. Twister, and more! Treats will also be available for purchase.

Prince and Princess Skate Party


Saturday, January 23 at 1:00pm at McKennan Park


Come skate like your favorite little prince or princess! Costumes are encouraged! All children will receive a FREE crown while supplies last. Ice skate rentals will be available. No registration required. Free! All ages!

SD Symphony Orchestra: Glorious Mendelssohn and Strauss


Saturday, January 23, at 7:30 PM at the Washington Pavilion


Surprise and delight is around every musical turn in this concert featuring SDSO Principal Horn Daniel Kitchens.

Family Snowman Building Contest


Sunday, January 24 at 1:00pm at Sherman Park


Join in on this friendly (and snowy) competition to build their perfect snowman. A prize will be awarded to the winning family. There will be hot cocoa available for all participants!

Ice Fish Fest


Saturday, January 30, at 10:30 AM at Catfish Bay


Catfish Bay has been privately stocked and is waiting for you to try to catch the big one. Cash and various other door prizes will be awarded to the winners.

Date Night Skate Nights


February 2, 4, 9, and 11 at 4:00pm at all Sioux Falls outdoor ice rinks


BOGO skate rentals are the name of the game on Tuesdays and Thursdays the first two weeks of February at all outdoor public ice rinks.

Superhero Skate Party


Saturday, February 6 at 1:00pm at Campus Park


Come skate at Campus Park Ice Rink while also meeting some of your favorite superheroes. Wear your own superhero costume and snap a photo with your fellow heroes. Ice skate rentals will be available.

Sioux Falls Winter Carnival


Saturday, February 6, - Sunday, February 14, throughout the Sioux Falls area


A full week of embracing the winter weather at several family friendly events that help support the Boys and Girls Clubs of the Sioux Empire!

Flick and Float: "The Princess & The Frog"


Sunday, February 14 at 1:00pm at the Midco Aquatic Center


Looking for a fun afternoon? Head to the Midco® Aquatic Center for a floating good time watching a movie.

Pinewood Derby Mini Races


Tuesday, February 23 at 6:30pm at Kenny Anderson Community Center


Start your engines and join us as you get the chance to build and race your own Pinewood Derby Car! All parts will be provided. Registration required.

Sioux Empire Home Show


Friday, February 26, 2021 - Sunday, February 28, 2021 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center and Arena


Find the best deals for your home. See and shop the hottest new home-related products and trends and get inspired for your next project. Whether you're building, renovating, landscaping or looking for new ideas, there's something for everyone to check out.