Join your Sioux Falls neighbors as they celebrate July 4th this year with everything from a Fun Run/Walk to incredible fireworks displays. Want to have your own Sioux Falls fireworks party? We have you covered with some suggested locations to buy fireworks, including a way to purchase them online and pick them up!
- 🏃♀️ Independence Day Fun Run/Walk
- 🎉 Sioux Falls Independence Day Parade
- 📹 Run/Walk & Parade Highlights [VIDEO]
- 📱 Contact RL Real Estate
- 🚲 4th of July Bike Decorating
- 🌭 Free Picnic in Falls Park
- 🏊♀️ Pools & Water Parks in Sioux Falls
- 👩🎤 Free Concerts at Levitt at the Falls
- 🏟 What is Levitt at the Falls? [VIDEO]
- 🎆 Sioux Falls Jaycees' Fireworks
- 🎇 Where to Buy Fireworks in Sioux Falls
- 💻 Buy Fireworks Online!
- 🏕 Sioux Falls Summer Camps
- 🎨 Fourth of July Crafting
- 🎣 Lakes Near Sioux Falls
- ⚠ South Dakota Fireworks Laws
- 🗺 Sioux Falls July 4th Activities & Fireworks [MAP]
- ✍ Add a July 4th Event!
🏃♀️ Independence Day Fun Run/Walk
Start your July 4th activities by participating in the annual Sioux Falls Independence Day Celebration Fun Run/Walk.
- July 4, 2019
- 8:00 AM – 11:59 AM
- No pets
Falls Park – 131 E. Falls Park, Sioux Falls, SD 57104. Walk-up entries at Overlook Cafe’s parking lot on the day of the event.
Pre-register by June 17 and 5:00 PM and receive a free t-shirt for the race. Shirt pickup is at 7:30 AM outside of the Overlook Cafe.
🎉 Sioux Falls Independence Day Parade
There’s nothing like a parade to fuel the excitement of the day! Everyone is invited to attend, and you can register entry into the parade online or in person.
- July 4, 2019
- Begins at 10:00 AM
- Along Philips Avenue
- No candy thrown
Walk-up entries to the parade can be made at the corner of 10th and Main Street the morning of the parade. Staging begins at 8:15 AM.
📱 Contact RL Real Estate
🚲 4th of July Bike Decorating
Want a creative and fun way to join in on the 4th of July activities in Sioux Falls? Decorate a bike and help lead the festivities!
- July 3, 2019
- 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
- $5.00 per participant
- Ages 6+
Bring your bike to the SFPR building at 100 E. 6th Street in Sioux Falls within the 57104 zip code area for this event.
🌭 Free Picnic in Falls Park
The first 5,000 people to arrive in the picnic area of Falls Park after the parade enjoy delicious food for FREE!
The Sioux Falls Municipal Band is scheduled to perform!
Important to Note
- Designated serving line for strollers or wagons.
- Bring a small lawn chair or blanket.
- Don’t forget your sunblock and sunglasses.
Please leave pets at home where it’s cool and safe. Seeing eye and support dogs are always welcome.
🏊♀️ Pools & Water Parks in Sioux Falls
👩🎤 Free Concerts at Levitt at the Falls
The South Dakota Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has three amazing shows lined up for you on July 4th at Levitt at the Falls.
- Mogen’s Heroes: 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
- The Fabulous Jadesmen: 2:50 PM – 4:10 PM
- The Pilgrims: 4:40 PM – 6:00 PM
SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame highlights contributions to the rock ‘n’ roll scene in South Dakota.
🎆 Sioux Falls Jaycees’ Fireworks
The annual 4th of July celebration hosted by the Sioux Falls Jaycees is a community-wide event that inspires American pride.
- Card Making for Troops
- Municipal Band
- Van Guard Fly Over
- Cookie Decorating
- Mr. Twister
- Train Rides
Have fun with the slides, bounce houses, and obstacle races that are perfect for kids of all ages. Dress in patriotic colors and get your face painted! These activities take place from 5:00 PM until dark.
☔ Rain Date: July 5th with fairgrounds opening at 5:00 PM and fireworks at 10:00 PM.
🎇 Where to Buy Fireworks in Sioux Falls
💻 Buy Fireworks Online!
Working with a full schedule and don’t have the time to search through various fireworks selections to decide which work for your needs? Check out Fire Brothers Fireworks (right in Sioux Falls)! You can see videos of the fireworks, buy favorites online, and pick them up on your way home. How easy is that!?
🏕 Sioux Falls Summer Camps
🎨 Fourth of July Crafting
The Museum of Visual Material is hosting a Fourth of July crafting event on June 24th from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.
This event is for children 7+ years of age. Admission is $15.00 per child. Variety of craft choices.
If students finish their projects early, they will be reqiured to stay within the project are until the event is complete.
🎣 Lakes Near Sioux Falls
Something we love to do to celebrate the fourth of July is spending time at the lake with family and friends. Grab your lawn chairs, a picnic, and head to one of the amazing lakes near Sioux Falls.
⚠ South Dakota Fireworks Laws
Keep everyone safe and make the best choices when purchasing fireworks by obeying all South Dakota fireworks laws. It’s best to ask a local law enforcement officer or the State Fire Marshal if you have any questions about what’s expected.
- It’s a Class 1 misdemeanor to use anything made with dynamite, nitroglycerin, or giant powder.
- Fireworks can be used June 27th through the first Sunday following July 4th or from December 28th through the of January 1st.
Legal Fireworks Include
- Bottle Rockets
- Roman Candles
- Novelty Fireworks
- Sky Flyers
- Smoke & Punk
- Crackle & Strobe
- Wheels & Spinners
- Display Shells
- Aerial Items (Cakes)