9 Upcoming Holiday Events

The holiday season is upon us! Mark your calendars for these amazing upcoming events to get you in the holiday spirit.

Winter Wonderland

Winter Wonderland has officially started! Falls Park will be lit up each night from now through January 9 with thousands of lights and decorations. This is a can’t-miss when it comes to events to include during your holiday season.

Christmas Tree Lighting

On November 26, prior to the start of the Parade of Lights the Washington Pavilion will be having their Christmas tree lighting ceremony. Join for live music, cookies, and hot cocoa as they officially light Sioux Falls' largest Christmas tree.

Parade of Lights

The 29th Annual Parade of Lights will be the center of attention in downtown Sioux Falls November 26. Be sure to get downtown early and claim a spot along the street because this event is sure to attract a crowd. Share a photo of your favorite holiday float on social media!

Twilight Flights

Catch an aerial view of the city with Strawbale Winery's Twilight Flights where you can see the holiday lights scattered throughout Sioux Falls, including a flyover of Winter Wonderland. Twilight Flights will be offered Thursday through Saturday the first three weeks of December. Reserve your seat soon to ensure you get a spot.

605 Made Holiday Market

If you are searching for unique, one-of-a-kind gifts then look no further than the 605 Made Holiday Market December 4. Shop from dozens of local makers for holiday themed products and everything in between.

Christmas with the Symphony

Ring in the holiday season with the South Dakota Symphony Orchestra at Christmas with the Symphony December 11-12 at the Washington Pavilion. You will hear everything from the classics to modern-day hits from this talented bunch.

Holiday Lights

Nothing screams the holiday season quite like checking out the many beautifully decorated homes and neighborhoods in Sioux Falls. Enjoy holiday themed lanes such as Polar Bear Lane, Santa Claus Lane, Candy Cane Lane and much more. View a list of themed neighborhoods.

Christmas at the Cathedral

Christmas at the Cathedral has been a longstanding holiday tradition in Sioux Falls for many families— 25 years to be exact! Watch this incredible performance come to life December 16-19 at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph. Don’t wait too long to get your tickets because this event will sell out.

Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers

Sing along to your favorite holiday songs at the 13th Annual Holiday Jam with the Hegg Brothers December 18 at the Washington Pavilion. This high energy event will keep you in a jolly mood all night long.

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