Over 10 vendors with indoor, outdoor, annual and perenials. All proceeds go to support the Prairie Heart Guest House, a home away from home for families of Heart Hospital patients.
Art Show & Sale to benefit Sioux Falls Area Humane Society: Woofs & Wines- Fri & Sat 5pm to 7:30pm @ Eastbank Art Gallery & Studio
Pet-themed fundraiser art exhibit reception. Ten percent of sales from show benefits the SFAHS. Treats available for people and critters. Meet artists and greet pets ready for adoption. Throughout the month of May look for the paw prints on artwork to continue the 10 percent purchase donation. In addition, Purina pet food, pet supplies and cash donations will be accepted at the gallery for the SFAHS throughout the month of May; www.eastbankartgallery.net.
Art Moms (& friends) Spring Holiday Boutique- Fri & Sat 10am to 6pm @ Park Place Center
The New Horizons Band of Sioux Falls Concert- Friday 2:30pm @ The Inn on Westport
Scotty Robers 5k Run- Friday 6pm @ Children’s Museum of South Dakota
Registration/bib assignments from 5-5:30 p.m. at the Childrens Museum. Race begins in front of the museum and finishes west of the Brookings County Courthouse. A kids run immediately follows the 5K.
Larry the Cable Guy- Friday 8pm @ Sioux Falls Arena
Hollywood Undead with Falling in Reverse- Friday 7pm @ Sioux Falls Convention Center
Allison Nash will headline the event, with proceeds from the Friends of Allison Nash (F.A.N.) benefit concert to help Miss Nash pay for her costly tuition to Boston’s prestigious Berklee College of Music.
Cinco De Mayo at Falls Park- Saturday 11am to 7pm @ Falls Park
A FREE event! Live dancing, entertainment and food! Tacos, burritos, pupusas, enchiladas, tortas, nachos, elotes, fruta, tamales and more will be served up.The Kids’ Zone is sure to entertain and delight younger participants with piñatas, face painting, inflatables and more.
Minnehaha County Master Gardeners Spring Plant Sale- Saturday 9am to 11am @ W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds
Held in the Domestic Arts Building. Features a wide variety of annuals, perennials, grasses, herbs, vegetables, bulbs, and houseplants grown by master gardeners or donated to the organization. Profits go to support MG projects and scholarships. For information, visit www.minnehahamastergardeners.org.
Spring Parade of Homes- Sat to Mon @ All over Sioux Falls
In addition to more than 75 homes built by more than 45 area builders, Parade homes No. 26 and No. 75 will be the Feature Homes for the event. Directional maps will be available in the Home Ideas Magazine (official event publication) available at Hy-Vee, Gas Stop and Lewis Drug among other locations. A map will also be inserted into the Shopping News. For information on the 2013 Spring Parade of Homes, visit www.hbasiouxempire.com.
Avera Race Against Breast Cancer- Saturday @ Avera McKennan Fitness Center
Celebrating its 25th anniversary of the Avera Race, dollars raised help fund breast health navigation, community support groups, advanced technology and more. For information, visit www.AveraRaceSiouxFalls.org.
Inaugural Lewis & Clark 5k Adventure Race- Saturday 6pm @ City of Yankton
Dare to take the Lewis & Clark 5K Adventure Race through mud and obstacles. Proceeds to benefit the Boys & Girl Club. For information, visit http://lewisandclarkadventurerace.com/ or email 2013LCAR@gmail.com.
Brookings Marathon/Half Marathon- Saturday @ City of Brookings
Held annual since 1970, the event has beautiful neighborhoods, hundreds of volunteers, and a post-race party for all. For information, visit www.brookingsmarathon.com.
The exhibition schedule culminates in a free home game at the Birdcage
Sioux Empire Brass Society annual Spring Concert- Sunday 7pm @ Our Savior’s Lutheran Church
This year’s concert, “Brass Music: Great and Small” will feature a variety of music for Full Brass Choir and for Smaller Ensembles. The Sioux Empire Brass is conducted by Gary Pederson and combines the musical talents of music educators and professional musicians along with pilots, welders, clergy, financial officers and computer experts (to name a few). A freewill offering will be taken.
The Great Gatsby (PG13) - Director Baz Luhrmann’s big budget, 3D take on the F. Scott Fitzgerald classic, starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan.
Peeples (PG13) - Craig Robinson stars Wade Walker, who crashes the Peeples’ annual family reunion in the Hamptons to ask for their daughter Grace’s (Kerry Washington) hand in marriage.