Sioux Falls Fall Festivals 2021

Lifelight Festival – Milbank - Milbank, SD - Aug 28 to Aug 28, 2021
Come together with a multi-generational crowd for this faith-based festival, presented free to the public. Many church denominations work together to share the Gospel and the word of God to take the Church outside the walls” and use music to reach people’s hearts

South Dakota State Fair - Huron, SD - Sep 2 to Sep 6, 2021
Petting zoo and pony rides, paleontologist dig, acrobats, bears, puppets, four stages of live entertainment, horticultural exhibits, guest artists and authors, cooking demonstrations, carnival and wine pavilion all help South Dakota celebrate the beginning of fall. Since 1885.

Sidewalk Arts Festival - Sioux Falls, SD - Sep 11 to Sep 11, 2021
A free outdoor event with over 250 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.

Kuchen Festival and Twin Rivers Old Iron Harvest Festival - Delmont, SD - Sep 11 to Sep 12, 2021
The 18th annual Harvest Festival and 25th Kuchen Festival, with free admission, takes place the weekend after Labor Day, with the Kuchen Festival and craft vendors on Saturday, and tractors, homemade baked goods, farm demonstrations, parade, kids pedal pull, live music, bbq pork supper, bean bag toss, quilt & fabric arts show and more.

North Country Fiber Fair - Watertown, SD - Sep 17 to Oct 3, 2021
For 2021, three weekends of virtual programming to enjoy. Normally: Annual event for 20+ years on the 3rd weekend of September that provides educational and marketing opportunities for producers, fiber artists and consumers of natural fibers. Held at the Codington County Extension Complex.

Car Show & Rib Cookoff - Menno, SD - Sep 18 to Sep 18, 2021
Car show with trophies awarded for different classes, and a barbecue cook-off. Sponsored by the Menno Volunteer Fire Department.

Pumpkin Festival at Riverview Farm - Canton, SD - Sep 25 to Oct 10, 2021
Riverview Christmas Tree Farm hosts this pumpkin festival with pumpkin picking, painting, and pumpkin themed games, inflatables and train rides, farm animals, food vendors, live music, local wine and beer, baked goods and more

Brandon Harvest Festival - Brandon, SD - Oct 2 to Oct 2, 2021
Live music, food, plus vendors, hay maze, pumpkin painting, and more

Great Scarecrow Festival - Huron, SD - Oct 8 to Oct 10, 2021

Autumn Festival, An Arts and Crafts Affair - Sioux Falls, SD - Nov 19 to Nov 21, 2021
Hundreds of artists and crafters, plus music, gift certificates, food and drink and more, with free parking.