Washington Pavilion Continues Free Family Events With Carnival on January 23

January 14, 2021

Sioux Falls, SD  – The Washington Pavilion will host a free carnival for all ages on January 23. This event for children and families is a continuation of the festivals that took place through the fall and holiday seasons and is part of the Sioux Falls Alive initiative, a partnership with the City of Sioux Falls and Experience Sioux Falls.

The Pavilion Carnival on Saturday, January 23, will be from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Washington Pavilion lobbies and include free activities and programs for the whole family.

  • Delight in carnival-themed arts and crafts for the kiddos
  • Fun games such as plinko, duck pond, ring toss and balloon darts
  • Enjoy fun creations from entertaining balloon enthusiast Mr. Twister!
  • Interact with clowns, Bat Hero, Snow White and Sleeping Beauty characters
  • Meet our loveable mascot, Radley Rex
  • Buy delicious carnival treats and beverages
  • Win prizes
  • And more!

The movie “Into America’s Wild” will be shown at 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. in the Wells Fargo CineDome with paid museum admission/free with membership.

“We have truly enjoyed welcoming the community back into our building for these safe, family events. The energy and excitement during our fall and holiday festivals now will be continued with the Pavilion Carnival,” says Jason Pfitzer, Director of Guest Services and Sales.

The Pavilion will host Sioux Falls Alive events for kids and families monthly through March. A Mardi Gras-themed event is scheduled for February 20, and an event celebrating St. Patrick’s Day is scheduled for March 13. Watch for further details!

Face masks are required per City of Sioux Falls ordinance. These events are spread out in the building to create plenty of space for attendees to socially distance.
Sponsors of the Sioux Falls Alive events include First Premier Bank and Premier Bankcard, Schoeneman’s and SDN Communications.

For more information on these events, please visit washingtonpavilion.org/sioux-falls-alive or call the Box Office at 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 Community Education 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) 367-6000 or visit our website at www.washingtonpavilion.org.