Racers of the South Dakota Kayak Challenge face 72 miles of wind and waves on the Missouri River between Yankton, S.D. and South Sioux City, Neb. Most of the course is in the National Park Service’s Missouri National Recreational River, a unique waterway that is the only NPS property that holds the designations of Wild and Scenic River, National Park and National Water Trail.
This annual celebration proposed by Al Bengtson, the late South Sioux City Councilman, is an old school festival, filled with lots of fun family activities. This year the festival will be a one day event.
Sioux City, Iowa hosts an annual mardi gras celebration over the July 4th weekend. Festivities include: Mardi Gras Festivale on Friday June 30th following the Big Parade– This is a Mardi Gras costume party which will be back at the Sioux City Convention Center this year, featuring astounding costumes, authentic Cajun food, and fun for the whole family. Click here for more information. Mardi Gras Big Parade – Free parade through downtown Sioux City with beads, bands, and floats. …
The Port of Sioux City has long been a crossroads for shipping, commerce and transportation. The first steamboat up the Missouri arrived in June 1856. Just one year later in 1857, seventy boats would travel “up river,” outnumbering those on the Mississippi. During the next century, the Missouri River would serve as a vital avenue for industry and transportation while also offering a popular place for recreation and tourism. More recently, 1964 was a landmark year for the industry and…
2 Day B-Tier Disc Golf Tournament 4th Annual Bridge the Gap Disc Golf Tournament. July 15th & 16th. Two days – Three courses!!! Get Special Hotel Rates for the tournament from America’s Best Value Inn 402-494-4111 Held at three courses: Crystal Cove Western Iowa Technical College Briar Cliff College
This annual homecoming celebration honors Chief Little Priest and 75 of his Winnebago warriors who served with the US Cavalry in 1865.
Sew It, Grow It, Show It! The Dakota and Thurston County Agricultural Societies are pleased to present you the 2017 Dakota Thurston County Fair! We look forward to seeing you at the Fair August 2nd to 6th!