Argus Leader RibFest
5/28/2015 - 5/31/2015
Features award-winning bar-b-que vendors from across the country, national and local concerts, and fun for the kids.
Original South Dakota BBQ Championships
6/5/2015 - 6/6/2015
Kansas City BBQ Society sanctioned. Also a Peoples Choice Backyard BBQ Competition and Chili Challenge
6/5/2015 - 6/6/2015
The Got Milk Gala, 5K Run, Central Plains Holstein Show, Carnival, Open House Discussion, Dairy Farm Tours.
Spend a day in Yankton, listen to a Classic Rock Concert, savor every bite of mouth-watering ribs, and check out the Amateur Rib Competition!
Art and Wine Festival at Main Street Square
Sample wine as you browse art from more than 50 local and regional artists. Enjoy live artistic performances, music and activities for kids
Cookin' on Kampeska: Wing Fling & BBQ Thing
7/17/2015 - 7/18/2015
The successful family friendly event will feature a State Championship Kansas City BBQ Society competition.
Strawbale Winery Folk Off
7/24/2015 - 7/25/2015
Music, Wine, Beer, and a beautiful country setting.
Annual Clark Potato Day
Entertainment, parades, potato sack races, recipe contests, potato sculptures, craft market, dance band at night and many more events.
Enjoy music, art and food at this new downtown event that embraces the beauty of the Big Sioux.
Wing & Brew Festival
Celebrate the best of summer, sampling craft brews and a dynamite wing eating contest.
Great Dakota Wine Festival
8/29/2015 - 8/30/2015
Includes wine tastings from South Dakota wineries, grape stomping, live music, cooking demonstrations, and amateur wine making competition.
9/4/2015 - 9/6/2015
Indulge in treats prepared by innovative chefs and bakers while enjoying beverages ranging from smoothies to ice cold beer.
Enjoy a scenic ride through the beautiful Black Hills on the 1880 Train while sampling different beer selections.
Ribs, Rods & Rock 'n Roll
9/11/2015 - 9/12/2015
World class BBQ ribs, food vendors, arts & crafts, street dance, beer garden, music fest, State BBQ Championship cook-off, & more!
1880 Train Wine Express
This is your chance to enjoy a memorable experience on the 1880 Train during our Wine Express.
9/18/2015 - 9/20/2015
Musical entertainment, German food, parade, vintage car, tractor & motorcycle show, pioneer demos, German church service, and antique tractor pull.
NESD Celtic Faire and Games
9/19/2015 - 9/20/2015
Sporting events, agricultural events, storytelling, dance & music, promoting Celtic culture and it's impact on our American society.
Buffalo Roundup Arts Festival
9/25/2015 - 9/27/2015
Taste the best chili in the Northern Plains during Custer State Park's Buffalo Roundup Arts Festival.
Microbrew tasting, homebrew sampling, homebrew contest, polka music provided by the Barry Boyce Polka Band and more
Sisseton Lighted Parade & Chili Cook-Off
Lighted parade and cooks competing for prizes in the Chili Cook-Off