The Washington Pavilion to Host the Music of Neil Diamond Show

January 23, 2019

Sioux Falls – The Washington Pavilion is proud to bring a concert to the Mary M. Sommervold Hall celebrating the music of prolific songwriter, Neil Diamond.

The show titled I Am, He Said – A Celebration of Neil Diamond will take place on February 14, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. The concert features Matt, Jeff and Tommy Vee (nephew and sons of the legendary Bobby Vee), for a celebration of the music icon. 
Matt Vee’s “I Am, He Said” production has seen tens of thousands of fans nationwide. The performance features songs like "Cracklin’ Rosie," "Song Sung Blue" and "Sweet Caroline." 

Neil Diamond has sold over 100 million records worldwide and produced musical hits spanning five decades. A prolific songwriter in the mid-1960s, he penned songs recorded by everyone from Elvis Presley to Deep Purple and of course, the Monkee’s classic, "I’m A Believer."

In addition to the show, the Washington Pavilion will be offering pre-show dining at Leonardo’s Cafe. Dinner options include “Red Red Wine” Braised Beef Short Ribs topped with Caramelized Onion Demi Glaze and Gorgonzola Cheese, “Sweet Caroline” Chicken Marsala, a made-to-order pasta bar along with side dishes and “Cherry Cherry” Chocolate Jubilee for dessert. 

Tickets and dinner reservations are available at the Washington Pavilion Box Office, online at or by calling (605) 367-6000.

About the Washington Pavilion 
The Washington Pavilion is the region’s home for the arts, entertainment and science. Located in a beautifully renovated historic building in downtown Sioux Falls, it is one of only a few facilities in the world to bring together under one roof the performing arts, visual arts and interactive science. The vast array of high quality programming and educational activities available through the Husby Performing Arts Center, Kirby Science Discovery Center, Visual Arts Center and the Community Learning Center ensures that people of all ages and walks of life can rely upon the Washington Pavilion to inspire, educate, entertain and enrich. There is, indeed, something for everyone here. For information about our programs, please call (605) 367-7397 or visit our website at