Dtsf Signature Event
02 Dec

December First Friday

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Kick off the holidays on December First Friday with deals, specials, and unique events! From art receptions, live music, and shopping deals, there’s something for everybody.

The holiday season is in full swing in DTSF so make holiday memories with some favorite traditions. View beautiful lights at the Falls Park Winter Wonderland or come to downtown to view the Holiday Plaza and Washington Pavilion Christmas tree!

Give the gift of downtown and support local businesses with the Downtown Sioux Falls Gift Card! Let your family, friends, co-workers, employees, or that difficult person on your list discover over 90 dining, drinking, and shopping options. dtsf.com/giftcard/

Happy December First Friday! Check out the special deals and events taking place:


    • Rehfeld’s Holiday Open House: A special budget-friendly art show to help you gift some local art this season
    • Art Collective: Browse art at the largest gathering of local artists. Purchase art, check out the raffle, and enjoy a full bar.


    • Blarney Stone Pub: Happy Hours 3:00pm-6:00pm; 9:00pm till Close: $1.00 OFF drafts, bar pours, and house wine; discounted appetizers. ClawRita Friday: 5:00pm-12:00am: Tequila, Triple Sec & Sweet & Sour. Garnished with a can of Red Bull. Choose from a variety of flavors – $5.50
    • Rough Cut Social First Friday 1/2 Price Pitchers: Every First Friday, Rough Cut Social (formerly downtown Escape 605) offers 1/2 off domestic pitchers! They also have live axe throwing lanes.
    • Mary’s Mountain Cookies: Our December First Friday special includes one of our delicious cookies and hot cocoa for only $5!
    • Noche Mexicana at The Jones Building: Enjoy Mexican cuisine, plus live music from mariachi singer and songwriter Francisco Castro, hosted by Flying Santo Taco Bar. You’ll also find folk ballet “El son de mi tierra” with traditional music and dance.


    • Free admission at Washington Pavilion 5:00pm – 8:00pm: Featuring free admission to the Kirby Science Discovery Center, free admission to the Visual Arts Center, various science activities and fascinating demonstrations with science center interactors. Discounted tickets to educational films in the Wells Fargo CineDome also available.
    • S’more Fun Downtown: Embrace winter (or at least tolerate it) with help from this pop-up with treats and games!

More information coming soon. Please check back!