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Music, Roller Derby, Hockey and More! Happy Weekend!

by Christy Taylor

Winter Concert Series
Friday 12pm @ Old Courthouse Museum
John Mills, Singer/Songwriter

MusicFest MidWest 2013
Fri to Sun @ Sioux Falls Convention Center
The Largest Gospel Music Convention in the Midwest. Three Days of Great Gospel Music For tickets: 800-965-9324, itickets.com or Crossroads Book & Gift in Sioux Falls.

Sioux Empire Community Theatre presents: To Kill a Mockingbird
Fri, Sat & Sun @ Orpheum Theater
Friday & Saturday 7pm, Sunday 2pm

11th Annual Winter Wonderland at Falls Park- Kick off Event
Friday 6pm to 9pm Falls Park
Falls Park will be decorated in thousands of holiday lights. Visit with Santa & Mrs. Claus, enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, holiday music, live reindeer and animal friends, horse-drawn wagon rides and more!

Sioux Falls Stampede Hockey @ Sioux Falls Arena
Friday 7:05 Stampede vs Waterloo Black Hawks
Saturday 7:05 Stampede vs Sioux City Musketeers

Uncle Kracker
Friday 8pm @ The District, 4521 West Empire Place
GRAND OPENING! All ages FREE show

Sioux Falls Downtown Holiday Festival
Saturdays through the holidays, Downtown Sioux Falls
The Sioux Falls Downtown Holidays activities feature horse and wagon rides, visits by Santa Claus at Shriver’s Square and music performances. For information and schedule of events, call 338-4009 or visit www.dtsf.com

Holiday Studio Tours & Holiday Open House
Saturday 9am to 4pm @ City of Luverne, MN
Fine artists will open their homes & studios for Holiday Studio Tours & businesses will join them in opening their doors to celebrate the inaugural Holiday Open House on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. Visit 10 fine art studios from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and meet 14 artists

The Sioux Falls Quilters Guild Dakota Pieces XXII: A Quilt Show
Sat & Sun @ Sioux Falls Convention Center
The quilt show features more than 300 quilts made by or owned by its 90 members

Pose Your Pet with Santa
Fri, Sat & Sun @ Landscape Garden Center
Fri & Sat 9am to 5pm, Sun 11am to 5pm
Get your pet on Santa's lap for pictures at $20/session, you will receive a disc with all the pictures taken during the session. Use for making greeting cards. Call to make an appointment at 605-338-4441. All proceeds to benefit the Sioux Falls Area Humane Society.

Behind the Scenes Tour of the Old Courthouse Museum
Saturday 10am @ Old Courthouse Museum
Behind the Scenes Tours allow the general public to take a guided tour behind the closed doors of the Old Courthouse Museum. The tour will include the opportunity to view artifacts in the collections storage areas in the attic and basement of the museum as well as a look at the work areas and exhibit preparation shops and other hidden areas.

Celebrate National Start Eating Healthy Day
Saturday 2pm @ Strawbale Winery
Celebrate National Start Eating Healthy Day at free cooking demonstration featuring renowned Chef Amy Warren. Learn how to put heart-healthy beef on your table this holiday season, with a 90-minute cooking demonstration featuring heart-healthy beef recipes for appetizers and a main dish. There will be tastings of these recipes for guests, as well as tips from nutritionists from the Avera Heart Hospital.

Sioux Falls Roller Dollz Season Closer: Pirates vs Ninjas


Saturday 6pm @ The Old Downtown Colesium
Celebrate National Start Eating Healthy Day at free cooking demonstration featuring renowned Chef Amy Warren. Learn how to put heart-healthy beef on your table this holiday season, with a 90-minute cooking demonstration featuring heart-healthy beef recipes for appetizers and a main dish. There will be tastings of these recipes for guests, as well as tips from nutritionists from the Avera Heart Hospital.

Big Head Todd & The Monsters
Saturday 8pm @ The District

New Movie Releases:

Thor: The Dark World (PG13) Chris Hemsworth is back as superhero Thor and this time he must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster (Natalie Portman) and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.