Sioux Falls, SD
The Sioux Empire Brass presents its Holiday Concert in Sioux Falls today. The concert featuring holiday favorites is at 4 p.m. at Our Savior's Lutheran Church. A free-will offering will be taken. Our Savior's Lutheran is located at 909 W. 33rd Street.
The Sioux Valley Model Engineers Society presents Trains at Christmas in the Expo Building at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds, you can check out portable train layouts and the club's permanent layout from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $5, free for kids 12 and under.
The Academy of Dance in Yankton presents The Sleeping Beauty Ballet at the Yankton High School Theater. The performance is at 2 p.m Tickets are $14.
Write a letter to Santa and help make wishes come true. A "Believe Station" the Macy's store in The Empire Mall includes an official Santa Mail Letterbox where kids can drop off their letters to St. Nick. For each letter received, Macy's will donation $1 to Make-A-Wish nationwide, up to $1-million. Macy's Believe Campaign runs through December 24th.
It's the first weekend of Winter Wonderland at Falls Park. The park is flocked with festive holiday lighting each night through January 10th. You can tune into FM 97.7 for music as you drive in the park.
Here Be Dragons is a hands-on exhibit that explores real and mythical dragons at the Great Plains Zoo in Sioux Falls. Activities include a catapult, a dino dig box, puppet shows, plus encounters with reptiles like bearded dragons and monitor lizards. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The cost is $3 plus a zoo admission for non-members, $2 for zoo members.
Augustana Theatre presents the musical 1940's Radio Hour. The performance is at 2:30 p.m. in the Edith Mortenson Center Theater on the Augustana campus. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors and free for students.
Cinema Falls presents the romantic comedy Meet the Patels, rated PG, at the West Mall 7 Theater in Sioux Falls. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The film begins at 7 p.m. Tickets are $11.50.
Films playing at the Wells Fargo CineDome in the Washington Pavilion include Deepsea Challenge 3D, Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas and The Light Before Christmas 2D.
New Hollywood releases playing at a theater near you include The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part Two and Secret in Their Eyes, both rated PG-13 and The Night Before, rated R.
The Pipestone Gun Show features guns, accessories and knives for sale or swapping this weekend in the Pipestone National Guard Armory. Today's hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is $4.