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Things To Do in Sioux Falls, North Dakota

By Selena Wolcott

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, offers many exciting activities and attractions for visitors of all interests. Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, a history buff, a food lover, or a culture seeker, Sioux Falls, South Dakota has something to offer. Join us as we uncover the top things to do and see in this quaint city.  

Falls Park  

Nestled in the heart of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Falls Park is a natural gem that showcases the breathtaking beauty of the Big Sioux River. This must-visit destination offers mesmerizing views and an array of attractions. The star attraction of Falls Park is, undoubtedly, the majestic waterfalls, with rushing water and mist that fills the air to create the perfect, refreshing escape. Falls Park is also adorned with walking trails that wind their way throughout the park. The trails offer visitors the chance to explore the park at their own pace. You can savor the spectacular view at the Overlook Café. The café provides a unique vantage point to enjoy a delicious meal while being able to enjoy the scenery. If you’re visiting on a weekend and between the months of May – October make sure to check out the Falls Park farmers market. Their market vendors offer a variety of fresh baked goods, fruits and vegetables, and plants. 

Taste New Flavors with Food Tours 

Sioux Falls, South Dakota might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think of culinary delights, but this vibrant city has a thriving food scene waiting to be discovered. From downtown food tours to cocktail showdowns, Sioux Falls has something to satisfy every food lover’s craving. Sign up for the Downtown Food tour and immerse yourself in Sioux Falls’ top restaurants. As you stroll through the streets, you’ll visit a selection of local restaurants sampling a variety of flavors along the way. For those seeking a mix of light eats paired with delicious cocktails, the Cocktail Showdown tour is for you. The tour rates each cocktail against each other, having a winning cocktail featured for each month. These two food tours are great by themselves or even back-to-back! 

Embrace Art on the SculptureWalk 

Immerse yourself in the vibrant art scene of Sioux Falls by exploring the SculptureWalk. This outdoor exhibit showcases an ever-changing collection of sculptures created by local and national artists. SculptureWalk Sioux Falls holds the distinction of being the world’s largest annual showcase of public sculptures. Pick up a brochure or use the SculptureWalk app to enhance your experience and learn more about each sculpture’s inspiration. 

Immerse Yourself in Sioux Falls Culture 

For an immersive wildlife experience, visit the Great Plains Zoo. Explore exhibits that showcase animals from around the world, including tigers, giraffes, penguins, and  more. Within the zoo they also have The Delbridge Museum of Natural History. This museum offers a fascinating journey through the region’s natural history, with exhibits highlighting fossils, minerals, and the diverse ecosystems of the Great Plains. Or you could choose to step into a tropical paradise at the Butterfly House & Aquarium. Wander through lush gardens filled with colorful butterflies fluttering around you, creating a magical ambiance. Discover the wonders of the underwater world as you explore the aquarium, home to mesmerizing marine life and interactive exhibits. Don’t miss the chance to feed the stingrays or witness the captivating jellyfish displays. 

Where to Stay 

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, is full of exciting activities and attractions that can appeal to visitors from all over. Stay at the GLo Best Western Dawley Farms in Sioux Falls. The hotel provides comfortable, moden accommodations and convenient access to the city’s attractions. Whether you seek natural wonders, cultural experiences, or a relaxing getaway,your trip will be filled with lasting memories. 

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