Plan a Trip to Sioux Falls Around SiouxperCon

Many people associate “Con” events with comics, but it’s so much more than that! SiouxperCon is a family-friendly event with three fun-filled days of the best in pop-culture, fandom, and all things STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math.)

SiouxperCon will be held at the Sioux Falls Convention Center, September 30 – October 2. The theme of this year’s even is Retromania, which will feature many of your favorite classics. SiouxperCon will feature a wide variety of guests including Jim Beaver who has starred in shows such as Deadwood and Supernatural, as well as Food Network personality Justin Warner, and many other notable comic artists.

You will find everything from board games, video games, and comic books, to cosplay, sci-fi, fantasy, and horror. SiouxperCon truly does have something for everyone, including a designated Family Fun Day.

Learn more about SiouxperCon: Retromania

More Sioux Falls Activities to Include

Plan an extra day or two to explore all there is to do in Sioux Falls. And if that isn’t possible, then be sure to check out some of these activities either before or after you go to SiouxperCon each day.

Falls Park

Enjoy a relaxing time outdoors at Sioux Falls’ namesake. Falls Park features various vantage points to see the falls, including from the top of the five-story observation tower.

Butterfly House & Aquarium

The Butterfly House & Aquarium has long been a local favorite for families. Walk through a warm atrium which is home to hundreds of free-flying butterflies, and then be sure to dive into the marine life world on the aquarium side of the building.

Game Chest

If you’re looking for a new game to play with family and friends, Game Chest has you covered. They have a large selection of board games and card games, both new and popular favorites.

Dave & Buster's

Set a high score on an arcade game at Dave & Buster’s as you compete against each other. Play everything from car racing games to a large scale Hungry Hungry Hippos game. You can even grab a bite to eat in the restaurant/bar side during your breaks.

EightyOne Arcade Bar

Enjoy some of the classic arcade games at EightyOne Arcade Bar in downtown Sioux Falls such as pinball, Pac-Man, and more. You can even order yourself a delicious pizza and a beer in between games. Kids ages 13-17 are allowed with an adult until 8pm; after 8pm it's 21+.

Galaxy Gaming

Galaxy Gaming is your home to play games on your favorite consoles like PC, Xbox, and more. It even has several VR games you can play with up to four people at a time.

Thunder Road

Let loose at Thunder Road by taking part in one of the many activities such as go-kart racing, mini golf, bowling, laser tag, axe throwing, and more. This place is a one-stop-shop when it comes to family entertainment.