March weather can be very unpredictable! With the nicer weather we have been having lately, it’s like we can almost taste spring! It’s coming up fast, and a full month of things to do in the Sioux Falls Area with it! Check out some great events below in the month of March! Remember to check out our new and improved Calendar whenever you are looking for things to do in Sioux Falls! 

For those days in March when the weather is less spring-like, check out our list of where to go for some fun Indoor Play in Sioux Falls! 

St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day this year lands on Sunday, March 17th. For those of us in the Sioux Falls area, you get to kick off the celebration a day early! The 44th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade is on Saturday, March 16th this year. Enjoy downtown and the Parade! The Parade starts at 2 pm. 

If you want to enjoy a night out on St. Patrick’s Day, make sure to check out the Stampde! They play at home on the 17th, and it will be a fun game! It’s a promo night where they celebrate both Stomp’s Birthday and St. Paddy’s Day!

For those feeling the St. Patrick’s Day spirit, check out our recipe for Classic Corned Beef with Cabbage and Potatoes.

Take In a Show

A few different shows are coming to the Sioux Falls Area in March. For those who love supporting kids in the arts, check out the newest show from the Dakota Academy of Performing Arts: Willy Wonka JR.(runs March 7th-10th).

The Good Night Theater Collective is producing Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility on March 14-16th. At the end of March (the 29th and 30th), the Washington Pavilion will bring in the iconic musical Jesus Christ Superstar. 

Family Fun

Here in South Dakota, we are proud of living in an agricultural area! Celebrate Ag Day at the Washinton Pavilion on the 23rd of March. This event is always fun for the whole family! Your kids and you will love learning more about area agriculture from the dozens of booths. 

Just Between Friends is coming back to the Fairgrounds Expo Building! Shop the fantastic sale March 21st-23rd. Get deals us much as 90% off for anything your baby or child might need: clothing, shoes, toys, books, and so much more. 


The Summit League Men and Women’s Basketball Championships will be held at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center March 8th-12th. This five-day tournament is sure to be filled with amazing games. 


Easter is in March this year! March 31st is Easter! There are sure to be plenty of great events throughout the Sioux Empire. We will list a few here, but be sure to check out our online calendar for a full list of great area events! 

In celebration of Easter, bunny photos will be offered at the mall all month! Check out the Trail Hunt at Great Bear on March 29th (Registration Required). Walk along the trail looking for eggs, join in on fun crafts, and spend some quality time as a family. For those with a loved dog, the City of Sioux Falls is hosting its 3rd Annual Doggie Egg Hunt on March 17th. 

Enjoy March and everything there is to do in the Sioux Falls Area!