Top 10 Reasons to Meet in Sioux Falls

1. Hometown Pride

Sioux Falls lives up to its reputation of friendly and welcoming. Groups only need to spend one night here to experience its special brand of genuine hospitality.

2. No Traffic, No Problems

Visitors can get anywhere in Sioux Falls in roughly 15 minutes, including the airport, which is just a five-minute drive from all major meeting venues.

3. Attractions that Surprise and Delight

Don't miss Falls Park, a triple waterfall set amongst sparkling pink quartzite rock; the city's 34-mile bike trail; and the award-winning Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History.

4. An Eclectic Arts and Culture Scene

Sioux Falls is home to SculptureWalk, the largest and most recognized annual exhibit of public art in the country. A permanent sculpture, Arc of Dreams, spans over the Big Sioux River.

5. Diverse Flavors

Groups can look forward to feasting on everything from fresh Mediterranean fare to French pastries and ice cream from Chris Hanmer, winner of "Top Chef: Just Desserts," at CH Patisserie and Parlour Ice Cream House.

6. Watch It Live

Finding after-hours entertainment is easy. The Denny Sanford PREMIER Center keeps bringing in big-name acts, and Levitt at the Falls is outdoor concert venue downtown that offers 50 free concerts during the summer months.

7. Locally Made Brews

Sioux Falls is home to a booming brewery scene, including several that are all within walking distance of each other downtown.

8. Unexpectedly Charming

Sioux Falls' vibrant downtown is filled with history and hip happenings. If your meeting happens to fall on the first Friday of the month, attendees can take advantage of discounts and later hours at downtown shops, attractions, and eateries.

9. Easy Come, Easy Go

Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD) is served by five domestic airlines that offer nonstop service to a wide range of domestic destinations and connections to more than 200 domestic and international destinations.

10. Personalized Service

From registration assistance to local vendor contacts, the Experience Sioux Falls team can provide personalized services from start to finish.

Republished with permission of Convene, the magazine of the Professional Convention Management Association, (c) 2018,