February First Friday

Date(s): Friday, February 3, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM

First Friday is a special day of shopping, art and entertainment the First Friday of every month downtown! Visit a variety of retailers, artist venues and fabulous restaurants, plus music and drinks at all your favorite hot spots!

Come downtown for an evening in lights as DTSF lines the sidewalks of Phillips Avenue and the 8th & Railroad area of the Eastbank with luminaries. You'll also have the opportunity to enjoy two great films at The Sioux Falls State Theatre! See complete details HERE.

Other happenings:

Eastbank Art Gallery: The member artists of Eastbank will be present for a reception from 5-8pm on First Friday, Feb. 3rd. The display includes a variety of mediums and will be shown through the end of the month. 401 E 8th Street, Suite 116

El Riad Shrine: Do you know your numbers? Find out during the Know Your Numbers Event brought to you by Sanford Health, El Riad Shrine and American Heart Association. Get screened and enjoy a selection of health related booths and presentations. Health screenings available at a reduced cost: $25 Heart Screen, $25 Vascular Screen, $15 Heart Health Profile. A complimentary lunch will be served from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 510 S Phillips Avenue

First Lutheran Church: Join us at First Lutheran Church on Friday, February 3 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm for the First Friday Movie showing of the classic film, E.T.! Whether you are young, or young at heart, this is a FREE family friendly event. Snacks and drinks are provided free of charge as well. 327 S Dakota Avenue

Julie Prairie Photography: It's National Wear Red Day and First Friday in Downtown Sioux Falls Inc.! Come celebrate the American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day with a fun mini-portrait session. Bring your friends, your kids, or even your four legged family members for a fun session to help a great cause, and be sure to wear your RED! Specific time reservations are not required, but we'd love to have you let us know who will be attending, so we can have a special 'Red' Treat for you (RSVP on Facebook HERE)! You will receive a free Facebook digital image. Suggested minimum donation is $20. 400 N Main Avenue, Suite 203

Oh My Word Luxury Paperie: Birthday Bash - 10:00am - 5:00pm Oh My Word is turning 1! Live Music with Elisabeth Hunstad, enter for a birthday package giveaway, and enjoy photo ops throughout the store. You'll get birthday cupcakes from Oh My Cupcakes!, & enjoy 10% off the enter store from 6:00-7:30. Get the FIRST look at new products launching that evening during the party!  328 South Phillips Avenue

Old Courthouse Museum: On Friday, February 3rd, the Old Courthouse Museum will hold a Behind the Scenes Tour at 12 p.m.  Behind the Scenes Tours allow the general public to take a guided tour behind the closed doors of the Old Courthouse Museum.  The tour will include the opportunity to view artifacts in the collections storage areas in the attic and basement of the museum as well as a look at the work areas and exhibit preparation shops and other hidden areas.  The tours are limited in size, call 367-4210 to register. 200 W 6th Street

Parker's Bistro: It's not Fat Tuesday yet, but you can get a head start on the festivities by joining us here at Parker's on Friday, February 3rd for a New Orleans styled celebration! We will be serving cocktails and small plates with a Mardi Gras flair from 9:30 PM until close.  Wear a costume, wear a mask, or come as you are and laissez le bon temps roulez. 210 S Main Avenue

Rehfeld's Art & Framing: Join Rehfeld's for a very special February First Friday Exhibition & Workshop with painter Idali Hall! At 6 and 7:30pm, Idali will teach her abstract technique in two intimate beginner level classes here in Rehfeld's Gallery! Reservations are $35/class, canvas and supplies included. Deadline for entry is January 31st; don't miss an opportunity to make a one-of-a-kind piece of art with this amazing artist! View more of Idali's work here. Reservations can be made by calling 605.336-9737 or stopping by the gallery at 210 S Phillips Ave in the Heart of Downtown Sioux Falls! Exhibition is open and free to the public from 6-9pm. Refreshments will be served. 210 S Phillips Avenue

Sioux Falls Arts Council: The Sioux Falls Arts Council invites you to come enjoy the debut of painter David Unzicker on Friday, Feb. 3 from 5 to 7PM. Come meet David and hear about his experiences as an art student at Augustana in the early 1970s during his 6 PM gallery talk. This event is free and open to the public and is family friendly. Light refreshments will be served. 326 E 8th Street

Siouxland Libraries: 
Music and Movement - 10:15am - 10:45am Boost your child's language development and support early learning through dance! For children ages 2-5 and parent or caregiver. 
Ordinary People - 4pm - 5pm  Explore history with the Brad Meltzer series, Ordinary People Change the World.  200 North Dakota Avenue

Unglued: First Friday Make-and-Takes - Head to Unglued for free make-and-takes courtesy of the Siouxland Libraries!  218 South Phillips Avenue

Vishnu Bunny Tattoo: Live at Vishnu Bunny, February 3rd First Friday...Damn Your Eyes (Hardcore/Punk bois), Articles (Psych/Sludge Black Hole), Skin Of Our Teeth (Two-piece Groove Machine). Doors @ 8 | Music @ 9 | $3 at the door. Art show beforehand! 202 S Phillips Avenue

Washington Pavilion: FREE First Fridays! - • FREE admission to the Kirby Science Discovery Center • FREE admission to the Visual Arts Center • Various science activities including Stage Science & fascinating demonstrations with the KSDC Interactors • Discounted Wells Fargo CineDome tickets to educational or mission films  301 South Main Avenue

Thank you to our 2017 First Friday sponsor:


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