What’s New for Professional Planners in Sioux Falls

Things are changing so quickly nowadays. It’s hard to keep up. We get it. So, we put together a summary of what to expect for new offerings in Sioux Falls so you can get straight to the good stuff.


Downtown Sioux Falls has welcomed over 65 new sculptures for this year’s installation. SculptureWalk continues to be an iconic part of Downtown Sioux Falls, with both residents and visitors alike looking forward to seeing the new incredible works of art each year.

Comfort Inn & Suites Sanford Sports

The Sanford Sports Complex will soon be welcoming another hotel to its campus, joining Fairfield Inn & Suites Sioux Falls Airport. The new 86-room Comfort Inn & Suites hotel is expected to open at the end of 2023. This will be a convenient location for those attending sports events at the Sanford Sports Complex.

Steel District

The Steel District is a $200 million development underway in Downtown Sioux Falls that will include a hotel, office space, condos, restaurants, shopping, and more. Construction has been moving along, with the first phase of office space expected to open later this year, with the restaurants opening in 2024.

A rendering of what the Steel District will look like once construction on all the buildings are complete.

Canopy by Hilton

Canopy by Hilton is a 216-room, seven-story hotel that will be part of the Steel District. The hotel will feature meeting space for up to 1,200 attendees, onsite restaurants, and views of the Big Sioux River. The hotel is expected to open in September of 2024.

Ice Ribbon

Adjacent to the Steel District will be the Jacobson Plaza, which will feature an ice ribbon for skating purposes during the winter months. Jacobson Plaza will also include an all-inclusive playground. The ice ribbon is expected to be open late 2024 or early 2025.

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