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ARTS SOUTH DAKOTA UPCOMING EVENTS

Rodney Bode Exhibit

Gallery Six 13 613 Main Street, Rapid City

Rod Bode American Outsider Artist OCT 15 - NOV 20, 2021 Solo Exhibit Collection of Original Artworks (1970-2020) www.rodneybode.com Public Reception Oct. 22, 2021 6pm. Bode’s original paintings, sculptures, drawings and poetry will be featured in an upcoming exhibition of his work October 15 - November 20, 2021 at Gallery Six13 in Rapid City, SD. [...]

“Working Through It” BFA Thesis Exhibit

The Ritz Gallery 1396 Student Union Ln, Brookings

Rachael Selberg of Sioux Falls will exhibit her BFA Thesis Exhibition in Art Education at South Dakota State University from October 18 to October 29. Rachael’s exhibition, entitled “Working Through It” will include Ceramic jars and lids. “I enjoy working in ceramics because clay has limitations that guide the designs of my sculptures. There is [...]

Free

Chautauqua

Chautauqua Artisans Market 629 N. River Street, Hot Springs

After School Maker Studio

This space, designed by children for children, will inspire all makers. Daily experiences foster creativity, curiosity, and self-expression through a variety of activities and materials including robotics, circuitry, pottery, sculpture, and paint to name a few.

$5.50

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

Rodney Bode Exhibit

Gallery Six 13 613 Main Street, Rapid City

Rod Bode American Outsider Artist OCT 15 - NOV 20, 2021 Solo Exhibit Collection of Original Artworks (1970-2020) www.rodneybode.com Public Reception Oct. 22, 2021 6pm. Bode’s original paintings, sculptures, drawings and poetry will be featured in an upcoming exhibition of his work October 15 - November 20, 2021 at Gallery Six13 in Rapid City, SD. [...]

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

Supaman

Historic Homestake Opera House 313 W Main St, Lead

Supaman’s one of a kind presentation combines Native culture, comedy and urban hip hop culture which dazzles audiences and captivates listeners. For this he has gained the respect of his community and generation. The communicative talent along with the compassion that exudes from his music allows him to connect with people from all walks of life. [...]

$10

Capitol Cinema Presents: CRY MACHO

Capitol Cinema 415 S. Main St, Aberdeen

Cry Macho is a 2021 American neo-Western drama film directed and produced by Clint Eastwood. Adapted by Nick Schenk, it is based on the 1975 novel of the same name by N. Richard Nash. The plot follows a former rodeo star who is hired to reunite a young man in Mexico with his father in [...]

$9

A Little Piece of Heaven

Grand Opera House 109 S Pierre St, Pierre

A Little Piece of Heaven  Oct. 22-24*, 2021 (Fri, Sat, Sun*) Oct. 28-30, 2021 (Thu, Fri, Sat) Grand Opera House, Pierre, SD Doors Open at 7 p.m., Performance at 7:30 p.m. *Sunday Matinee Doors Open at 1:30 p.m., Performance at 2 p.m. Tickets On Sale: Oct. 11, 2021 Learn more about season memberships or individual ticket prices Preview Performance: Oct. [...]

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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, [...]

“The Play That Goes Wrong” Regional Premier!

Seraphim Theatrical Entertainment 1124 Kansas City St, Rapid City

We're proud to announce the regional premier of this award winning, London/Broadway show! This is the first time ever that this show has been produced anywhere in the Midwest. It is also the only time you can see it without going to New York as it is being remounted on Broadway. The Play That Goes [...]

Fantasy and Fright- Concert

South Dakota Mines 501 E St. Joseph St., Rapid City

Annual SD Mines Fantasy and Fright concert featuring Jazz Ensemble, Master Chorale, and Wind Ensemble. Join us in person by reserving tickets on EventBrite https://fantasy-and-fright.eventbrite.com or tune in back here on Facebook, to watch it live

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!

Mobridge Fall Craft Fair

Scherr-Howe Event Center 212 Main St,, Mobridge

Join us a the Scherr-Howe Event Center from 9am - 4pm on October 23, 2021 to enjoy Mobridge Fall Craft Fair. Multiple venders will be present with home-made crafts, decorations, local art, can't miss clothing, jewelry and much more! Dowtown businesses and restaurants are also a brisk walk a way if you would want to [...]

Chautauqua

Chautauqua Artisans Market 629 N. River Street, Hot Springs

Using Color Wisely – the Limited Palette Approach

Online event SD

Learn about the benefits of using different limited palettes. On the first week we'll look at the color harmony possible with different limited palette, and each week we will paint with a different limited palette. Paint along with my demo, or paint your own way. Saturday, Oct. 9th, noon-2pm CST. Lesson presented, then office hours [...]

$45

Chautauqua

Chautauqua Artisans Market 629 N. River Street, Hot Springs

ABERDEEN OKTOBERFEST

Aberdeen Civic Arena 203 S Washington St, Aberdeen

Aberdeen Oktoberfest celebrates our region’s German/Russian heritage with Bavarian culture, music, dancing, food, beer, wine, activities, German breed dog parade, and dachshund races.  

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