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New Concert Announcements!

New Concert Announcements!

What does Rage Against the Machine, Backstreet Boys and Megadeth have in common?!?! Um... nothing... except they will all be coming to Sioux Falls in 2020 to have an all out battle for the key to the city.......or to perform at the Denny Sanford Premier Center... 1 of...

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Prepping for Valentine’s Day – 2020!

Prepping for Valentine’s Day – 2020!

It's already that time of the year again! Valentine's Day is next Friday! It just sneaks up on you when you aren't paying attention - seems like New Year's Eve was just last week.  This year, more people may be going all out for the special night because it's on a...

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Offstage and On the Record with Janae Sturma

Offstage and On the Record with Janae Sturma

Last Saturday, January 25th, I was able to meet up with Janae Sturma and conduct my first interview since the wife was home with our new born. This is not quite Tom Brokaw type work, but pretty close! 🙂 Where did you go to college and was it anything music related? I...

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New Car Wash Coming to Sioux Falls!

New Car Wash Coming to Sioux Falls!

I know what you are thinking - a new car wash? Neat..... (sarcasm) Or.. wait - another Silver Star?? 🙂 Well, nope - it is a brand new car wash that is bringing options that was missing in town, in my opinion. I was just talking to someone about this yesterday how I...

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Taco John’s will close their Minnesota Ave. Location

Taco John’s will close their Minnesota Ave. Location

This Saturday, Taco John's will close their Minnesota Avenue location. This will be part of their new realignment. They moved their east side location on 10th street just across the street earlier this year. Back when I was going to school in 2000, I worked at the...

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No Jazzfest for 2020

No Jazzfest for 2020

I just came across this story - the Sioux Falls Jazz And Blues Society announced today (Friday, Dec 6th) that there will not be Jazzfest in 2020. This sucks for music lovers! I will admit, I haven't attended Jazzfest the last couple years - but not because of anything...

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Prepping for New Year’s 2020!

Prepping for New Year’s 2020!

It is already December! That means it is almost already New Years! This year has flown by and I can't believe we are almost ready to wrap it up. I made a blog post on this topic last year, and it went over well so I figured I better do it again!  I will post events...

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Darius Rucker to perform in Sioux Falls in 2020!

Darius Rucker to perform in Sioux Falls in 2020!

Very exciting news broke this morning with the announcement that Darius Rucker will be in Sioux Falls in June of next year! Scrolling through my Facebook feed this morning, I saw "Pepper Entertainment & JJ’s Present: WAGON WHEEL: A CELEBRATION OF BOURBON, BEER...

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Prepping for Thanksgiving!

Prepping for Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving - my favorite holiday! A day spent with family and stuffing yourself with food that will send you in a coma while you watch football! Normally, I head home for the holiday - but this year, it will be spent in Sioux Falls - my first one ever! So because of...

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Great Shots set to open next month!

Great Shots set to open next month!

Great Shots is set to open December 6th at 11 am. The facility is located out at the Sanford Sports Complex (near the Sanford Pentagon and Fieldhouse). If you have never heard of Great Shots - it looks to be similar to Top Golf. I have experienced Top Golf in Arizona...

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KoRn & Breaking Benjamin to be in Sioux Falls in 2020!

KoRn & Breaking Benjamin to be in Sioux Falls in 2020!

If you did not already know, KoRn & Breaking Benjamin with Bones UK will be coming to the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center next year, Thursday, February 20th, 2020. Tickets are $89, $79, $69, $59, $39 - They went on sale Friday, November 1 at the KELOLAND Box Office...

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Reba McEntire is coming to Sioux Falls in 2020!

Reba McEntire is coming to Sioux Falls in 2020!

One of the biggest stars in country music is coming to Sioux Falls in 2020! Reba McEntire will perform at the Denny Sanford Premier Center on April 26 as part of her next tour, according to her website. Tickets for select dates go on sale Friday, Nov. 22. There is a...

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Movie Review: Joker

Movie Review: Joker

So I am a little behind, but this past weekend - I went and finally saw the movie, Joker. The movie was originally released Friday, October 4th - and I have been waiting to see it, but life gets in the way sometimes! It was well worth the wait! This might come off...

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Jersey Mike’s is set to open next week!

Jersey Mike’s is set to open next week!

By now I am sure you knew Sioux Falls was getting a Jersey Mike's. Some people may not know what/who they are exactly. I personally have never had a sub from there, but I have heard great things. I also listen to ESPN Radio and they used to be a sponsor, so I was...

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Prepping for Halloween!

Prepping for Halloween!

It is already October! That means 1...well....2 things.... 1 - Snow is soon to fall and 2 - HALLOWEEN - or what Dr. Kelso from Scrubs would call it, the Mother of all non-holidays - is soon upon us! Halloween falls on a Thursday this year, but most of the...

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MLB to Play at the Field of Dreams in Iowa

MLB to Play at the Field of Dreams in Iowa

I know my website is all about being local - as in Sioux Falls and places within a small radius - but when I saw this story this morning, I felt like I had to share it! If you follow ESPN, then I am guessing you have seen their story on this already - I saw the title...

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New Restaurant Coming to Sioux Falls!

New Restaurant Coming to Sioux Falls!

Get your Thanksgiving pants ready, Sioux Falls!! Looks like we have an awesome new restaurant coming to town!! Located at 2700 W 41st street, in the space previously occupied by Cowboy Chicken, Taco Town Buffet is set to take over. According to Lloyd Companies, Taco...

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Dave & Buster’s will be coming to Sioux Falls!

Dave & Buster’s will be coming to Sioux Falls!

Finally, the business I have been wanting Sioux Falls to get will reportedly be here at the Lake Lorraine development in mid-2020! There will be a press conference to announce the news on Monday at 1:45 p.m. on the west side of Lake Lorraine. Sioux Falls has needed a...

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Prepping for July 4th!

Prepping for July 4th!

Next week will be the 4th of July, already! If you need some ideas for time fillers in between grilling out, going to the lake, Wild Water West, etc... here is what I could find! For downtown Sioux Falls: 7:30 A.M. Walk–up registration for Fun Run/Walk by Falls...

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Sioux Falls Food Truck’s for 2019

Sioux Falls Food Truck’s for 2019

Once the weather actually is nice enough to get out of the house, one of the popular things to do in Sioux Falls is to hit up a food truck. Some people have their favorites and some people just go to whatever food truck is near by. I think I fall in the latter. I have...

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30-artist lineup announced for Levitt at the Falls

30-artist lineup announced for Levitt at the Falls

Levitt at the Falls has announced a 30-artist lineup for its first season at the new Levitt Shell in Falls Park West. The free concert series running June 14 through Aug. 10 will host 10 South Dakota artists, 10 regional artists and 10 national or international...

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Prepping for Mother’s Day!

Prepping for Mother’s Day!

Mother's Day is this Sunday, May 12th! If you don't know what to do for your mother, hopefully this post will give you some ideas! If you already have your day planned out, you are a better person than me! 🙂 Here is a list of some ideas I have found around Sioux...

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10th Annual 605 Summer Classic Lineup Announced!

10th Annual 605 Summer Classic Lineup Announced!

The 10th Annual 605 Summer Classic Lineup was just announced today (May 1st)! The concerts will be held Friday June 21st and Saturday June 22nd! The 605 Summer Classic Beer & Music Festival is an outdoor music and beer event that was created to give quality music...

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Spoiler Free Movie Review: Avengers: Endgame

Spoiler Free Movie Review: Avengers: Endgame

The wait finally ended for me, last night at 7:30! As I rushed to get to the theater by 6:40 so I would be able to get a decent seat - I found myself spending the most time trying to find a parking spot. The entire lot at Century Theaters on Louise was packed....

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A great offer from a local business!

A great offer from a local business!

I was looking around Facebook this morning and came across this ad ran by Keloland Spotlight for Wild Water West! I am like most people who loves to bargain shop. I will go to Groupon from time to time to see if they have any new deals, and will also check out...

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Sioux Empire Fair Will Have Keith Urban & LeAnn Rimes

Sioux Empire Fair Will Have Keith Urban & LeAnn Rimes

A couple months back, the Sioux Empire Fair announced that Keith Urban will be headlining this year's fair on August 2nd with special guest Chris Janson. Tickets range from $79.50 - $99.00 + applicable fee. Today, they announced another big name will be performing,...

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JazzFest 2019 Lineup Announced!

JazzFest 2019 Lineup Announced!

Yesterday, March 19th, the Sioux Falls Jazz & Blues Society announced this summers lineup for JazzFest 2019. "The annual Sioux Falls Jazz and Blues Festival, JazzFest, has become a summer favorite for Sioux Falls and the region. JazzFest is a two-day outdoor...

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Prepping for St. Patrick’s Day!

Prepping for St. Patrick’s Day!

I am a little late on doing a post on this one, but hey - better late then never! St. Patrick's day is Sunday, March 17th - most of the Sioux Falls bars/business's will be celebrating it on Saturday the 16th. This is one of the craziest weekends in Sioux Falls - being...

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Offstage and On the Record with Elisabeth Hunstad

Offstage and On the Record with Elisabeth Hunstad

Over a couple glasses of wine, we got to know local musician Elisabeth Hunstad.  Without further ado: You graduated in 2009 from SDSU – have you been a full-time musician since then? Elisabeth: (nodding) I would say.  I mean, I've always worked towards it and I've had...

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Prepping for Valentine’s Day!

Prepping for Valentine’s Day!

You have less than one month until it is Valentine's Day, 2019 - are you ready?! Well, if you are not set on what to do or where to go, I am here to help! Below will be a list of entertainment and food specials I have found. This blog post will be like my New Year's...

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Offstage and On the Record with Bob Wendland

Offstage and On the Record with Bob Wendland

  We sat down with one of the co-founders of Good Night Theatre Collective to get to know him and his company.  Bob Wendland tells us how Good Night began, what they are currently up to, and where they are headed in the future. Bob Wendland: We are halfway...

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Movie Review: The Upside

Movie Review: The Upside

I am a huge fan of the movies - my library consists of over 300 dvd's, which in all honesty, might be a waste of money - but there's nothing better than a good movie! The Upside, a movie that I have been wanting to see since I first saw the trailer 3 months ago,...

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Offstage and On the Record with Goodroad

Offstage and On the Record with Goodroad

We had the pleasure of grabbing drinks with five of the six members of the band Goodroad, and the whole conversation could be summed up with Kyle’s quip “Having a good time is contagious.” That’s what Kyle attributes to the band’s popularity. If the band is having...

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