December First Friday: Holiday Open House

Date(s): Friday, December 2, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Phone: 605-338-4009


First Friday is a special day of shopping, art and entertainment the First Friday of every month downtown! Many stores stay open late until about 8:00pm. Enjoy a day and evening of culture and activity. Visit a variety of retailers, artist venues and fabulous restaurants, plus music and drinks at all your favorite hot spots!

**In light of today's building collapse, some events have been canceled and postponed. Please avoid the intersection and surrounding area of 10th & Phillips. No through traffic will be allowed on Phillips Avenue from 9th-11th and 10th Street from 2nd to Main. Our thoughts are with the victims, their families, and first responders.

Holiday Happenings:

The Bakery: Minglewood Merryplace - A creative collective featuring artful objects & fantastical wares.  910 North Main Avenue

Chelsea's Boutique: Holiday Open House - Gather up your girlfriends and join Chelsea's Boutique for a fun night out!  220 South Phillips Avenue

Eastbank Art Gallery: Artist Reception - Diane Howey and Leilani Parks  401 East 8th Street #116

Exposure Gallery & Studios: TONS of local artists all selling their work for $100 or less, just in time for the holidays.  401 North Phillips Avenue

First Lutheran Church: Join First Lutheran Church for their First Friday Movie showing of Home Alone. Bring a lawn chair, or blanket and cozy up for a showing of a winter classic. This is a FREE family event, and snacks will be provided!  327 South Dakota Avenue

Icon Event Hall + Lounge: Davina and The Vagabonds 7:00pm-11:00pm  402 North Main Ave

Old Courthouse Museum: From Noon-1pm enjoy the Celtic mix music of Trefoil.  200 West Sixth Street

Rehfeld's Art & Framing: EVENT CANCELED Artists will be creating multiple, brand new originals sized at 8 in x 8 in and priced at only $88!  210 South Phillips Avenue

Sioux Falls Design Center: EVENT POSTPONED & WILL BE RESCHEDULED FOR ANOTHER DATE TBD PechaKucha Night Vol. 20 - Join the Sioux Falls Design Center for an evening of fun and informal presentations from 4 fantastic local innovators and creatives. Doors open at 6:30 pm with Presentations starting at 7:00 pm.  108 West 11th Street

Siouxland Libraries: Music and Movement 10:15am - 11:00am - Boost your child's language development and support early learning through dance! For children ages 2-5 and parent or caregiver.  200 North Dakota

Siouxland Libraries:  Gift Wrap Maker Space - Add a personal touch to gift giving this season by decorating your own wrapping paper! We will provide a wide variety of decorating materials and examples, along with pre-cut wrapping paper for you to personalize! Registration strongly encouraged. Register by calling 605-367-8700  200 North Dakota

Sticks and Steel: Trunk Show - Saundra Messinger, 2pm-8pm  401 East 8th Street, #118

Vishnu Bunny Tattoo: EVENT CANCELED Video Art Installation by Rich Show - video installation piece from the infamous Rich Show, accompanied by music performed by Mark Romanowski and Rich himself.  202 South Phillips Avenue

Washington Pavilion: Tonight is FREE First Friday from 5-8pm! Visit the Kids Science Discovery Center and Visual Arts Center for FREE! 301 S Main Avenue


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