South Dakota State Fair - Huron, SD - Sep 3 to Sep 7, 2020
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 12 to Sep 12, 2020
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 12 to Sep 13, 2020
The 17th annual Harvest Festival and 24th 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 18 to Sep 20, 2020
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.
Newton Hills Festifall - Canton, SD - Oct 3 to Oct 3, 2020
Fall arts & crafts, pumpkin carving demonstrations and other pumpkin activities, live bluegrass music, hayrides, campsite fun and more at Newton Hills State Park. If you want, your carved pumpkins can be used on the Candlelight Walk that night!
Autumn Festival, An Arts and Crafts Affair - Sioux Falls, SD - Nov 20 to Nov 22, 2020
Hundreds of artists and crafters, plus music, gift certificates, food and drink and more, with free parking.