Sioux Falls has over 80 parks that offer everything from sports fields to educational exhibits. Learn more about what makes Falls Park an area favorite!


Falls Park is one of the most popular recreational areas in Sioux Falls, but what does the park offer that makes it such a prime location for residents and visitors? Let’s take a closer look at the park’s amenities and how you can make the most of your visits!

πŸ—ΊοΈ Where is Falls Park? [with MAP]

You’ll find Falls Park at 131 E. Falls Park Drive in Sioux Falls, SD. This address is in the 57103 zip code area. You can visit the park from 5:00 AM – 12:00 AM each day. If you’re interested in more information about the park or would like to reserve the open-air shelter, call 605-367-8222.


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Falls Park Sioux Falls Sign

πŸ’Ž Falls Park Amenities Quick List

  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Accessible Picnic Shelter with Electricity
  • Open Air Shelter with Electricity
  • Bike Trail Access Point
  • Farmer’s Market
  • Historic Displays
  • Visitor Center
  • Observation Tower
  • Walking Paths
  • Overlook Cafe
  • Sculptures
  • Drinking Fountains
  • Playgrounds
  • Stockyards Ag Experience
Falls Park Water Amenities

πŸš΄β€β™‚οΈ Bike Trail Access Point [with MAP]

One of the incredible things about Sioux Falls parks is that many are connected with the rest of the city through recreational and bike trails known as the Greenway Trail Corridor. Worried about theft or loss? Register your bike with the Sioux Falls Police Department here.

Keep in mind that the only access points that do not close at 10:00 PM are Falls Park and Downtown River Greenway.

Follow These Rules for Bicyclists for Safety!

  • Wear a helmet that fits properly.
  • Stop completely at all stop signs.
  • Ride with the flow of traffic.
  • Signal when turning or stopping.
  • Use lights, a bell, and a mirror.
  • Pedestrians have the right away. Be courteous.
  • Watch for debris in the pathway.
  • Wear bright clothing and reflective materials.

πŸ“ Falls Park Farmer’s Market

Right across the street from the Stockyard Ag Experience Barn you’ll find the Falls Park Farmer’s Market. From May through October, the market offers the freshest items in downtown Sioux Falls.

Keep in mind that pets are not allowed in the market area due to public health concerns.

What You’ll Find at the Farmer’s Market

  • Meat
  • Vegetables
  • Fruit
  • Baked Goods
  • Fresh Flowers
  • Delicious Coffee
  • Natural Soaps
  • Pizza
  • Burgers
  • Your Neighbors!
The Falls Park Farmers Market

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πŸ“„ Falls Park Visitor Information Center

If you want to experience one of the most amazing views in Sioux Falls, you’ll want to visit the visitor information center in Falls Park. From a 5-story, 50 ft. viewing tower, take in a panoramic view of the city that is breathtaking. You’ll also find a large selection of collectibles and merchandise that honors Sioux Falls.

The center is located at 900 N. Philips Ave. in Sioux Falls within the 57104 zip code area. Hours vary depending on the time of year. For more information, call 605-367-7430.

Falls Park Visitor Center Hours

  • January 6 – March 27: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday Only
  • March 28 – May 22: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • May 23 – September 7: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • September 8 – October 27: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
  • October 28 – November 21: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM, Saturday & Sunday Only
  • November 22 – January 5
    • 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM, Monday – Thursday
    • 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM, Friday
    • 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM, Saturday
    • 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM, Sunday

πŸ“Ή Explore Falls Park [VIDEO]


πŸ” Falls Overlook Cafe

When you think of Falls Overlook Cafe, you think of farm-fresh ingredients that are made into the most amazing dishes. The Stensland family knows all about the importance of fresh ingredients because they specialize in producing dairy products from their local farm. In fact, they have two ice cream and retail locations in Sioux Falls that delight residents with the freshest, homemade foods.

Having a private event? The Falls Overlook Cafe offers space for private parties like weddings, cocktail receptions, dinners, and business lunches.

From the Menu

  • Hummus Platter
  • Sourdough Pizza
  • Cheese + Meat Platter
  • Midwest Cobb Salad
  • PB & Jam
  • Ultimate Grilled Cheese
  • Curds & Bacon Panini
  • Dakota Cuban Panini
  • A.B.E.L.T
  • Deli Club Sandwich
  • Milk Shakes
  • Ice Cream Floats
  • Ice Cream Sandwich Cookie
  • Dips of Ice Cream – single, double, triple

πŸ„ Stockyards Ag Experience

This regional attraction provides information on Sioux Falls’ agricultural story and showcases how it impacts the area. They work hard to help preserve the agricultural history of the city and offer learning experiences for the community.

Historical Exhibit

You can walk through history in the Stockyards Ag Experience exhibit that features historical facts and memorabilia from 1917 through 2009. There are interactive displays and historical images that show the influence the Stockyards had on history, society, and the local economy.

Stockyards Ag Experience concept

Farm to Table Exhibit

The fun and interactive display connects the idea of farm to table in food production through informative food panels. People of all ages enjoy this dynamic exhibit.

On the Horizon

The Stockyards are being transformed into The Stockyards Ag Experience that honors the history of the stockyards and build towards the future. You can expect amazing things like:

  • Replica livestock stage selling area
  • Native grasses at the entrance
  • Elevated catwalk of livestock pens
  • Picnic shelter
  • Onsite parking
  • Interpretive exhibits
The Stockyards Ag Experience is open Sunday – Monday from 12:00 PMΒ  – 4:00 PM during the months of October through April. From May through September, they are open daily from 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM with the exception of Sunday (open 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM) and Tuesday (closed).

πŸ“‹ Falls Park Rules

There are certain expectations that help keep Falls Park fun and enjoyable for everyone. Help maintain the positive atmosphere within the park by following these rules.

Alcohol Use in Park

Consuming alcoholic beverages is prohibited within Falls Park. The Falls Park Overlook Cafe is exempt from this rule because they are licensed to serve wine and malt beverages.

Tobacco Use in Park

Falls Park is a tobacco-free zone. If you choose to ignore this rule, a park patron has the right to ask you to stop and you could be ejected from the park.

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