Sidewalk Arts Festival

Sidewalk Arts Festival

September 11, 2021 | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Downtown Sioux Falls

Thanks for joining us at the 2020 Sidewalk Arts Festival! 

The Sidewalk Arts Festival is a FREE outdoor event with over 240 vendor booths featuring the region’s best fine art, folk art and craft artisans. Enjoy activities for kids, live entertainment, food vendors and more on the streets surrounding the Washington Pavilion. This event is a fundraiser for the Visual Arts Center at the Washington Pavilion and is the region’s largest one-day arts festival. 

*NEW! We are pleased to offer a special hour of shopping from 8-9 a.m. dedicated for high-risk festival attendees. The festival will open to the rest of the public at 9 a.m.

All participants and attendees are encouraged to follow these safety measures: physical distancing, wearing face masks and using the provided hand sanitizer.

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Become a Sponsor

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If you have any questions, email us or call 605-367-7397 ext. 2324.

If ADA accommodation is needed, please contact the Washington Pavilion at 605-367-6000 at least 72 hours before the event. 

Please remember, this is a smoke-free event.

Proceeds from the festival support programming at the Visual Arts Center, including exhibitions, art classes and a permanent collection. The Visual Arts Center brings the visual arts to children and adults through exhibitions, education, collections and special events.

2020 Sponsors