June First Friday
Date(s): Friday, June 2, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
A special day of shopping, art and entertainment downtown! Enjoy a full 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!
First Friday Happenings:
Downtown Block Party on the Eastbank:
On the First Friday of the month, June through September, DTSF treats you to the ultimate block party experience. These FREE events are located on the Eastbank of downtown Sioux Falls, which Thrillist recently named “1 of 12 up and coming neighborhoods across America.” Enjoy live music, food vendors, beer, wine, and shopping at some of the most unique stores along the boardwalk of the 8th & Railroad Center. See full details HERE.
Downtown Street Musicians:
Enjoy live music at some of your favorite restaurants and breweries, as well as the Riverfront Amphitheater on Friday and Saturday nights this summer with the Downtown Street Musicians! See the full schedule HERE.
Old Courthouse Museum:
Summer Plaza Concert Series - Enjoy FREE, live outdoor music outside of the Old Courthouse Museum from 12-1pm on Fridays during the months of June, July and August. See full schedule HERE. 200 West 6th Street
Animals on the Amphitheater:
An event the whole family will love – meet four live animals with the Great Plains Zoo’s ZooExpress, which will be stopping by the Amphitheater on First Fridays June through September! 11:00 - 11:45am Located at amphitheater on the Downtown Riverfront between 6th & 8th Street.
KSFY: Fridays on the Plaza - Each Friday this summer KSFY is inviting some of Sioux Falls' best musicians to perform during the lunch hour in the plaza outside the KSFY Studio at 325 S. 1st Avenue. They'll be entertaining crowds from 11:00 am - 1:00pm.
Pappy's: Mogen's Heroes on the pato today at Pappys' from 3:30-6:30pm on First Friday! 101 S Phillips Avenue
Rehfeld's Art & Framing: Welcome Jon Crane and the Artists of the Black Hills back to Rehfeld's gallery for the First Friday event on June 2nd! Join us in the Heart of Downtown Sioux Falls and take in the remarkable work of these West River artists. 210 S Phillips Avenue
Sioux Falls Design Center & White Wall Sessions: The Sioux Falls Design Center is bringing PechaKucha Night to The White Wall Sessions and Post Pilgrim Gallery on Friday, June 2. Stop down at 6 pm and hear from 9 local innovators and creators as they deliver their message in the PechaKucha format. 2121 E 10th Street
Sioux Falls State Theatre: The doors of The State Theatre will be open June 2nd for free tours and popcorn starting at 5pm. Come on down! 316 S Phillips Avenue
South Dakota Writes: Summer local author book fair. There will be over 20 local authors signing books at this event! We will be located in the Federal Courthouse Plaza just east of Phillips Ave. South Dakota Writes is a non-profit organization that supports literary arts in South Dakota. Located in the Federal Courthouse Plaza at 12th Street and Phillips Avenue.
Stockyards Ag Experience: Visit the Stockyards Ag Experience Barn for free First Friday admission from 5-8 pm. Check out the Stockyards history exhibit and interactive Farm to Table exhibit, which details how food makes its ways from the fam to the family table. Our partner, Midwest Dairy Association, will be on hand with information and activities. 301 E Falls Park Drive
Unglued: Sioux Falls 2nd Birthday Party! Stop by on First Friday in downtown Sioux Falls and join Unglued in celebrating their 2nd year in downtown! They'll have FREE cotton candy (holla!), a photo booth (of COURSE!), a super simple make and take, + treats and giveaways all evening + some champagne to celebrate! It's because of YOU and our incredible community of makers that we can exist to be a place to buy creative and get inspired. 218 S Phillips Avenue
Vishnu Bunny: The New New Art Show with performances by Angie Hosh as well as Lemmons LIVE. An art show featuring new art, new artists and work by under exposed artists in the area. 7-11pm 202 S Phillips Avenue
Enjoy FREE First Friday at your Pavilion! FREE admission to the Kirby Science Discovery Center. FREE admission to the Visual Arts Center. $5 Wells Fargo CineDome tickets for all ages. And more! 301 South Main Avenue
Thank you to First PREMIER Bank/PREMIER Bankcard for support of all 2017 First Fridays.