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Weekend 'To Do' List

by Christy Taylor

Big Grape Next Generation
Friday 7pm @ Avera Prairie Center
A premier wine tasting event that includes fine wine, craft beer, gourmet food, and a silent auction. All proceeds benefit the Avera Children's Hospital and helps our tiniest patients receive quality care.

Inaugural Dance for a Cause Fundraising Event
Friday 7pm @ El Riad Shrine
An evening of hors doeurves, music and dancing with 100 percent of the proceeds going to help those in need throughout the Sioux Empire

University of Sioux Falls Theatre Presents: Pilgrims Progress
Fri & Sat 7:30pm, Sun 2pm @ University of Sioux Falls Fine Arts Center

Roosevelt High School Theatre Presents the Musical: Anything Goes
Fri 7pm, Sat 2pm & 7pm @ Roosevelt High School

The Dakota Academy of Performing Arts Presents: Alice in Wonderland, Jr
Fri & Sat 7pm, Sun 2pm @ Washington Pavilion

Sioux Falls Holistic Health, Wellness & Spirituality Fair
Saturday 10am to 5pm @ Holiday Inn City Centre

South Dakota Spring Show
Saturday 8am to 8pm @ W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds

Sioux Falls Polar Plunge
Saturday 12pm @ Canaries Stadium
A unique opportunity to raise money for Special Olympics South Dakota. Participants are asked to raise a minimum of $100 in order to get the opportunity to jump into frigid waters. Individuals and teams may dress up in costumes and compete to see who can raise the most money!

Tea Events Hall Spring Fling Vendor & Craft Show
Saturday 2pm to 7pm @ 215 S. Main Ave, Tea

South Dakota Achieve Pancake Benefit
Sunday 7:30am to 2pm @ The District
This event is the largest fundraiser of the year for South Dakota Achieve. Its an opportunity to introduce many people in the community to the organization. Tickets are $5 in advance and $6 at the door. Kids 5 and under are FREE

Robert Kolbe Presents: The Flood of 1881
Sunday 2pm @ Old Courthouse Museum


-NEW MOVIES-

Draft Day (PG13)
At the NFL Draft, general manager Sonny Weaver, played by Kevin Costner, has the opportunity to rebuild his team when he trades for the number one pick. He must decide what he's willing to sacrifice on a life-changing day for a few hundred young men with NFL dreams. Jennifer Garner and Denis Leary also star.


Rio 2 (PG13)
It's a jungle out there for Blu, Jewel and their three kids after they're hurtled Rio de Janeiro to the wilds of the Amazon. As Blu tries to fit in, he goes beak-to-beak with the vengeful Nigel, and meets the most fearsome adversary of all: his father-in-law. Featuring the voices of Jesse Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway and Andy Garcia.