The Sidewalk Arts Festival is a fundraiser for the Visual Arts Center of the Washington Pavilion. More than 300 vendors will be set up on the streets surrounding the Pavilion from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free. Activities include a performance by the Singing Boys of Sioux Falls at 9 a.m.; an outdoor art demonstration by Jason Folkerts at 10 a.m. & 2 p.m., meet the Pavilion’s new mascot Radley Rex at 11 a.m.; Mogen’s Heroes perform at 12:15 p.m. and the Sioux Empire Community Theatre performs at 2:30 p.m.
Celebrate Sioux Falls’ German heritage during Germanfest 2018. The free event goes from 1-10 p.m. at Fawick Park in downtown Sioux Falls. Entertainment includes Brian Brueggen & the Mississippi Valley Dutchmen from 2-6 p.m. followed by the Jim Kucera Band from 6-10 p.m. The Dachshund Dog Races begin at 4:30 p.m
Supreme Clean is hosting a Wash For a Cause & Free Family Fun Event from 1-6 p.m. at Autoland in Sioux Falls. 100-percent of proceeds from the car wash will go to the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society. You’re also asked to make a donation of pet food. The event also include free food plus bounce houses for kids. Autoland is located at 2500 N. Maple Lane.
Bring your dog to an end-of-summer dog pool party from 2-5 p.m. at Paws Pet Resort in Sioux Falls. You’re asked to bring a bag of Purina dog or cat chow or a cash donation of $5. Your dog must be up-to-date on vaccinations. No swimming by dog owners. Paws Pet Resort is located at 7121 Cliff Avenue.
The Sioux Valley Model Engineers Society is hosting a free Open House this weekend at the W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds. The open house runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and includes the largest model train layout in South Dakota. The open house is on the north end of the fairgrounds, across from the old armory.
Schadé Vineyard & Winery is hosting a Grape Stomp and Harvest Festival. You can help harvest grapes plus enjoy live music, food and complimentary wine tasting from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The cost is $5, free for kids under 12. The winery is located one mile west of Volga on Highway 14.
Experience the magic of a water circus during Cirque Italia at The Empire Mall. Today’s shows are at 1:30, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. in the mall parking lot.
The Sioux Falls Collectibles Sports Cards Show features new and vintage cards plus jerseys for sale from vendors at the VWF. The show goes from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is free.
Liz Teel will perform worship music during a CD Release Concert at the Orpheum Theater in downtown Sioux Falls. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and includes a question-and-answer session with the audience.
White Wall Sessions presents a concert by Black River Revue at 2 p.m. in the studio at Last Stop CD Shop on East 10th Street in Sioux Falls. That’s followed by a 4 p.m. performance by The Aircraft. Tickets are $5 for each concert. Be sure to watch White Wall Sessions on KELOLAND TV at 10:30 p.m.
Vendors at the Falls Park Farmer’s Market are selling fresh flowers, bread, local meats and produce from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Farmer’s Market is open every Saturday through October.