Experience Your Washington Pavilion

We inspire, educate, entertain and enrich the community by making arts and science part of our lives.

Mary W. Sommervold Hall


Experience high-quality live performances in Sioux Falls’ most beautiful venue.

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Visual Arts Center


Explore our eight galleries of local, national and international fine art.

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Spark curiosity and wonder with over 100 hands-on exhibits.

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Camps and Classes


Creative educational opportunities for students of all ages.

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Upcoming Events

The region's home for the arts, entertainment and science offers endless possibilities for fun and learning. Events coming soon are listed below. To view all upcoming events, click "View All Events" below. 

Programs, dates, times and prices are subject to change.

Special Member Movie: Shrek 2

As a thank you to our wonderful members, join us for a free showing of "Shrek 2" starring Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz and more in our Belbas Theater.

May 22
1:00 PM

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Be The Change

The recital celebration showcases students in classes ages 3 and up, includes all performance dance teams and our junior and senior soloists and small groups.

May 28
6:30 PM

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Free First Friday - June 4

Join us for Free First Friday, whether you are new to the area, new to the Pavilion or even a regular visitor! 

Jun 4
5:00 PM

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Dance Gallery Recital 2021

Dance Gallery presents the Spring 2021 Recital. Dancers from all three levels of the school will perform.

Jun 4 - Jun 6

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Ag Day 2021

Ag Day gives children and families a wonderful opportunity to learn about agriculture’s significance – in South Dakota and beyond. Our exhibits are exciting, educational hands-on activities – great for the whole family!

Jun 5
10:00 AM

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