Pastimes You Can't Pass Up PASTIMES YOU CAN’T PASS UP EXPLORE SIOUX FALLS SAFELY OUTDOOR ADVENTURES SKIING Shred the slopes at Great Bear Recreation Park where you’ll find skiing, snowboarding, and snow tubing—plus picturesque hiking trails in the summer. CITY SIGHTS SCULPTUREWALK More than 55 sculptures by regional and national artists are displayed on sidewalks downtown. Find your favorite and vote for the People’s Choice Award! NOT JUST FOR KIDS THUNDER ROAD This one’s for the big kids. Enjoy axe throwing, hyper bowling, 7-D theater, arcade games, and more high-adrenaline thrills. FIND NEW FAVORITES SHOPPING The city is home to specialty stores and niche boutiques of all kinds. Browse safely in shops throughout downtown, The Bridges at 57th, Lake Lorraine, Dawley Farm Village and more. Before you head out, always check for the latest event information and safety guidance. Remember to wear a mask in public, wash your hands, and practice social distancing. GET HERE FOR YOUR PERFECT GETAWAY. See Sioux Falls COVID-19 updates Download our Visitor Guide START PLANNING YOUR SIOUX FALLS EXPERIENCE TODAY. Sioux Falls is prioritizing safe travel. BIKING Cruise more than 30 miles of bike paths on the Big Sioux Recreation Trail. Try the 19-mile city loop for a panoramic tour of Sioux Falls’ many parks. KAYAKING Float down the Big Sioux River or paddle around the lake at Family Park. The Outdoor Campus offers free kayaking, bird watching, and more family fun. FALLS PARK The city’s namesake is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. Check out the Falls Overlook Café, Stockyards Ag Experience, and Winter Wonderland for the holidays! GOOD EARTH STATE PARK South Dakota’s newest state park is a prairie oasis on the edge of town. There’s hiking, wildlife, and gorgeous landscapes for your perfect family photo op. ARC OF DREAMS A tribute to dreamers everywhere, this massive stainless steel sculpture is a beacon in downtown Sioux Falls. Visit at night to see it lit up over the Big Sioux River! WASHINGTON PAVILLION From music and dance performances to interactive exhibits at the Kirby Science Discovery Center, this cultural hub will dazzle the young and young at heart. GREAT PLAINS ZOO & DELBRIDGE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY Lions, tigers, and bears—oh my! Find plenty of prairie fauna and worldly wonders at Sioux Falls’ 45-acre zoo and natural history museum. FOOD Eat out or dine in! Outdoor patios, curbside pickup, and ample delivery options mean you can safely enjoy great Sioux Falls eats however you prefer. HIKING Trek along dramatic Sioux quartzite shelves beside Split Rock Creek at nearby Palisades State Park or enjoy the autumn leaves at Newton Hills State Park. BUTTERFLY HOUSE & AQUARIUM It’s unlike anything else in the region. Aquarium exhibits and interactive classrooms, alongside the beloved butterfly conservatory including more than 800 free-flying butterflies from around the world. 14