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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

Going Metro

Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls

June 4 - October 31, 2021 Visual Arts Center | Jerstad Gallery Going Metro is an exhibition born from a multi layered collaborative effort between artists, researchers, city officials and transit users and workers. The goal of the project is to facilitate a program series cultivating creative conversations about transportation as the City of Sioux Falls [...]

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery A Quiet Voice Heard: Retrospective of Kent Kapplinger (’77)

Eide/Dalrymple Gallery 2001 S Grange Avenue, Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Homecoming Eide/Dalrymple Exhibition featuring alumnus Kent Kapplinger (77'). Homecoming Gallery reception, Thursday, October 7, 7-9 p.m.; artist talk at 7:30 p.m. The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery is located at 30th Street and South Grange Avenue in the Center for Visual Arts. Gallery Hours: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 1 to 4 p.m. Closed [...]

Free

Artists of the Plains: 40th Anniversary Gallery Exhibition

Center for Western Studies 2001 S. Summit Ave., Sioux Falls

Over the past four decades, many things about the Artists of the Plains Art Show and Sale have changed—the timing, the venue—but the one thing that has stayed the same is the passion our artist family shows in providing the community with excellence in fine arts! In conjunction with the 40th anniversary of the show [...]

New Exhibit – Bug Squad

Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls

Bug Squad, a hands-on exhibit exploring the unique abilities of bugs, is coming to the Kirby Science Discovery Center! The touring exhibit features talking animatronic members of the Bug Squad – bold characters with their own superhero storyline that describes their super abilities and unique traits. The exhibit is a full sensory experience while providing [...]

Secret Door

Ipso Gallery at Fresh Produce 400 n main ave suite 100, Sioux Falls

Secret Door Traverse the world beyond this realm. There is something innately curious and otherworldly about John Peters' creations. He builds worlds that explore nature, architecture, and mythology—inviting a closer look while taking in all aspects of his craftsmanship and storytelling. Step into the portal this Mystic October at Ipso Gallery. Opening Reception Friday, October [...]

Out of the Shadows

Mundt Library 820 N Washington, Madison

We are pleased to announce that, in collaboration with the Dakota State University - Committee for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, we were able to bring this traveling exhibit from the Stonewall National Museum and Archives to DSU for LGBTQ+ History Month! You can view the exhibit in the first-floor gallery space at the Karl Mundt [...]

Floating Worlds | Amy Fill

Washington Pavilion Visual Arts Center 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls

Floating Worlds An Ethereal Landscape of Weightless Trees Artwork by Amy Fill October 1, 2021 - March 20, 2022 Visual Arts Center | Everist Gallery Trees are forever tied to the ground, with roots digging deep into the earth while branches stretch and reach for the sky. In Floating Worlds, Amy Fill takes what nature has [...]

Breaking Boundaries: Recent Works by Patti Roberts-Pizzuto

university art galleries, Warren M. 414.E Clark St, vermillion

Patti Roberts-Pizzuto's mixed media drawing process is an intuitive one, a quiet call and response conversation playing itself out on the page. The pieces reflect her interest in time, the accumulation of history, and traces of memory. Our collective humanity is an ongoing story and we each leave the marks that chart our paths through [...]

free an open to public

South Dakota Governor’s 9th Biennial Art Exhibition Reception

John A. Day Gallery 414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion

The mission of the South Dakota Governor’s Biennial Art Exhibition is to recognize and encourage South Dakota artists, to promote the artistic identity of South Dakota, to celebrate the cultural and artistic heritage and future of South Dakota, and to encourage a larger sense of community and connection across separate artistic communities within the state. [...]

free and open to public

Broadly Speaking… and other B.S.

Vintage Events 5300 N. Ditch Road, Sioux Falls

Join Broad Cast Theatre at Vintage Events in Sioux Falls October 22nd & 23rd and October 29th & 30th. Truth is stranger than fiction in this laughter packed show about online dating, kickball, automatic toilets, salad, chocolate, round-a-bouts, plastic surgery, life hacks, mortifying mothers and MORE! Stories to make you laugh, cry and wonder - [...]

$20.00

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Warren M Lee Center for Fine Arts Vermillion

What happens when two guys set out to write a musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical? You get one of the wittiest musicals of the 21st century, with a title that’s either the best or worst of all time! Hunter and Jeff develop their musical before our eyes, [...]

Colton Halloween craft show

Colton Craft Show 102 E 3rd St, Colton

Come join us for a spooktacular time! Dress up in your Halloween costume and trick or treat at each of the vendors booths to enter a drawing for a prize! Come shop all the holiday sales and get a head start on your holiday shopping!

Broadly Speaking… and other B.S.

Vintage Events 5300 N. Ditch Road, Sioux Falls

Join Broad Cast Theatre at Vintage Events in Sioux Falls October 22nd & 23rd and October 29th & 30th. Truth is stranger than fiction in this laughter packed show about online dating, kickball, automatic toilets, salad, chocolate, round-a-bouts, plastic surgery, life hacks, mortifying mothers and MORE! Stories to make you laugh, cry and wonder - [...]

$20.00

Victory Songs: SDSO Lakota Music Project

Washington Pavilion 301 S. Main Ave, Sioux Falls

Experience the renowned Lakota Music Project on the Mary W. Sommervold stage. The Creekside Singers (Lakota drumming group), Bryan Akipa, and Stephen Bryant are featured in this unique concert showcasing how music serves as a bridge for cultural understanding.

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Warren M Lee Center for Fine Arts Vermillion

What happens when two guys set out to write a musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical? You get one of the wittiest musicals of the 21st century, with a title that’s either the best or worst of all time! Hunter and Jeff develop their musical before our eyes, [...]

Governor Noem’s Acoustic Experience

Denny Sanford Premier Center 1201 Northwest Ave,, Sioux Falls

Tickets are on sale now for an exclusive acoustic experience in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Rascal Flatts lead singer Gary LeVox and Nashville singer-songwriters Neil Thrasher and Kelley Lovelace will present attendees with an intimate, acoustic concert showcasing some of country music’s biggest hits. This acoustic experience will take place on Saturday, October 23, at 8:30 p.m. at the Denny Sanford Premier Center [...]

[title of show]

Warren M Lee Center for Fine Arts Vermillion

What happens when two guys set out to write a musical about two guys writing a musical about two guys writing a musical? You get one of the wittiest musicals of the 21st century, with a title that’s either the best or worst of all time! Hunter and Jeff develop their musical before our eyes, [...]

Adult Craft Night

Mitchell Public Library 221 N Duff St, Mitchell

It's our first adult craft night! Stop by the library on October 25th at 5:30 PM to make a wax paper later, the beginnings of a thankful tree, or bring your own craft to work on.

Uplifting Voices: An Evening of Music and Storytelling to Benefit South Dakota Voices for Peace

First Congregational Church - Sioux Falls 300 S Minnesota Ave, Sioux Falls

Join us for an evening of music and storytelling to benefit SDVFP! Featuring performances by the Sioux Falls Chamber Music Collective. Proceeds from this concert fundraiser will support SDVFP's education, legal services, advocacy, civic engagement, and rapid response programming for immigrant, refugee, and Muslim communities in South Dakota. Reserve your seats today. We encourage attendees to offer [...]

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