Mother’s Day lands on May 12th this year (2024)! Celebrate your mom this year with some of the amazing events and activities happening in the Sioux Falls Area for Mother’s Day. Plan the perfect Mother’s Day weekend with these great options of things to do in Sioux Falls. 

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Mother’s Day Weekend in Sioux Falls

Lauren Daiglel will be in Sioux Falls on May 11th! Grab tickets to her Kaleidoscope Tour with special guest Ellie Holcomb at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. Enjoy a concert night out as a family or gift your mom a girl’s night out as part of her Mother’s Day weekend. 

Free Open Gym alert! On May 11th, Wings Gymnastics will be hosting a Mother’s Day Free Open Gym time at their Bahnson location. From 11-12:30 on Saturday enjoy a free open gym with coffee, snacks, crafts, and more. 

Mom’s receive free admission to Skate City on May 12th (Mother’s Day) in honor of their Mother’s Day event! Enjoy time spent together this Mother’s Day skating as a family. 

Enjoy a Mother’s Day Market on May 11th from 12-4 with Severance Brewing Co. This free pop-up market will have several different vendors to shop from and is perfect for an afternoon of supporting local on Mother’s Day Weekend! 

The Hartford Building Center is putting on an amazing Mother-Child event for Mother’s Day weekend! Create a farm or fairy garden with your kiddos. Times for the workshops are on May 9th, 10th, and 11th. Making your own fairy or farm garden, enjoy story time, and take photos in a photo booth! Workshops are $20. 

The Good Earth State Park Summer Concert Series is kicking off their summer programming on May 12th and will be hosting the Back Alley Band. Enjoy a day at Good Earth State Park as a family walking the trails, enjoying the food truck, and end the day with live music! 

The Avera Face Against Cancer Run/Walk in on May 11th. If your Mom loves to be active and go for runs, then this is the perfect start to Mother’s Day Weekend! Participating in this amazing event supports patients at the Avera Cancer Institute here in Sioux Falls. Sign up to run, walk, or even to be a sideline supporter! 

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Wells Fargo Cinco de Mayo Festival on May 11th at Falls Park. This free event will have great food, dance, art, children’s activities and more. 

Brunch Time

DaDa Gastropub is hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch on May 12th from 10am-1:30pm. It will be a plated brunch with live music! All ages are welcomed and reservations are appreciated. 

In Valley Springs you will have a Mother’s Day Brunch with Chef Omar and the Homestead Brew. From 11-3 on the 12th enjoy an amazing menu with delicious options. Plus, kids under seven are free! Limited seating so get your tickets soon. 

Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe will be running a Mother’s Day special of buy one entree and two drinks, get one entree free! Find this special at both locations on Mother’s Day.

Blue Rock Bar and Grill is hosting a Mother’s Day Brunch on May 12th, reservations are required. Pick from three different reservations times for an amazing menu of grilled salmon, pork stir-fry, and chef carved prime rib!  

Grille 26th will be hosting two different times for Mother’s Day this year. Their menu for Mother’s Day will focus on highlighting their partnership with local farmers and producers! 


While the Orange City Tulip Festival might not land on Mother’s Day Weekend, it is worth a note! May 16th-18th is the 2024 Orange City Tulip Festival, and it’s certainly worth the drive! Celebrate Mom the next weekend too with a family trip to the Festival! 

Plan a trip to celebrate Mother’s Day this year! Check out our day trip guide to Sioux City, our weekend guide to Omaha, and our weekend guide to the Twin Cities. For moms that love to travel and appreciate experiences, travel is the perfect gift! 

Thank You

Thank you Moms, for all that you do. Here at the ‘hood Magazine we are so thankful for our fellow Mom’s and the ways that they encourage, challenge, uplift, and love us!