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Strong Together Fundraiser
Riverfront Broadcasting & First National Bank in Yankton are partnering up with other area businesses to help flood victims in NE Nebraska and SE South Dakota. You can help two ways.
Make a financial donation to the “Strong Together Flood Relief” Fund at First National Bank or by purchasing our special “Strong Together” t-shirt for only $10!
100% of all proceeds will be going to LOCAL flood victims. Get your Strong Together t-shirts at the Riverfront Broadcasting Studios, 202 W. 2nd St.
Rachel DeeLynn in Concert
Purchase your tickets now see Rachel DeeLynn play live on Thursday, August 15th. Rachel will be playing her first headlining show at the Lewis & Clark Theatre with her full band (who are traveling all the way from Boston to play the show). The music will feature a majority of her own songs as well as music from Paramore and Fleetwood Mac! It’s a night you don’t want to miss! Doors will open at 6:30. General Admission tickets are $15 online or at the door for $20.
Purchase your tickets online at www.eventbrite.com.
Riverboat Days & Summer Arts Festival
It’s Southeastern South Dakota’s biggest celebration, Yankton’s Riverboat Days & Summer Arts Festival, August 16-18th. The free party by the river includes the tri state old iron tractors, classic cruiser car show, extreme bull riding, arts festival, kids activities, and a wide variey of food vendors. Enjoy free stage performances all weekend long, including Jagertown on Friday night and Pop Rocks on Saturday night. Catch the Friday night fireworks and parade on Saturday morning.
For a complete schedule of all activities, visit www.riverboatdays.com.
Music Monday at the Austin-Whittemore House
Join the Clay County Historical Society for live music on the lawn on Monday, August 19th. Music on the lawn will be located at the Austin-Whittemore House, located at 15 Austin St. in Vermillion. Bring your lawn chair and cold beverage and get free popcorn and enjoy music from Clay Creek Band from 7 to 8:30.
Yankton Pooch Plunge
Join the Heartland Humane Society and the Yankton Parks and Rec for the 9th annual Pooch Plunge on Tuesday, August 20th from 6-8 pm. There is a $5 fee for each dog that is brought in to swim and all dogs must be accompanied by a human companion. Both Dogs and their humans are invited to swim as lifeguards will be on duty. All dogs must be properly licensed, vaccinated and in good health to participate. All proceeds to benefit the Heartland Humane Society.
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes and Family Fun Day
Join the River City Domestic Violence Shelter for “Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” event on Saturday, August 24. This year, the event will be held in downtown Yankton on Levee Street at 12:30pm. Every member of the family is encouraged to walk. If you don’t want to wear heels, put on a pair of red sneakers and join the fun. Kids are invited to dress up as their favorite super hero. Prior to the walk, there will be games (bouncy house, bags, Plinko etc.) and food available, starting around 11:00am. If you have a classic car or a motorcycle and want to “walk,” you can register as a Grand Marshall and lead the parade.
Register for the Walk A Mile online at www.yanktondomesticviolencecenter.com. And if you can’t walk, you can go to the website and make a pledge to support someone who is walking.
Crusin’ Day Car Show
It’s Crofton’s Crusin’ Day Car Show on Saturday, August 24th from 9am-3pm. Enjoy a car show in the shade, live music and the Knights of Columbus Grillfest featuring everything from smoked pork sandwiches to gyros to grilled peaches. Families will also love the kids’ activities, citywide rummage and crazy days sales. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: Cruisin’ Day Car Show.
Bragging Rights on Thursday Nights
Join Bragging Rights on Thursday, August 29th. Support the community and non profits with your love of cars! Come on out with your classic car, motorcycle, anything you have! The VFW Cooties will be serving Philly Cheese Steak, Cheesy Hashbrowns and Coleslaw . Bring your lawn chairs, come out for food, friends, music, and supporting our community and non profits! Bragging Rights is located at 124 Walnut in Yankton (East of the Meridian Bridge). Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: August Bragging Rights On Thursday Nights.
Back to School Archery Fun Shoot
Relieve some back to school stress at the NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center on Friday, August 30th with a free Back to School Fun Shoot. Come play hoverball archery, stick-it archery, and archery tag at our world-class facility while enjoying free popcorn and face painting. Learn about the upcoming programs and meet the coaches. The NFAA Easton Yankton Archery Center is located at 800 Archery Lane in Yankton. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: Back to School Fun Shoot.
Welcome to Walnut
Join the City of Yankton on Friday, August 30 highlight all the beautiful upgrades that have been made to downtown Yankton (especially Walnut Street). Celebrate the opening of the new Walnut Street with activities for all ages!
There will be: free hot dogs & drinks(While supplies last). Live entertainment from The Hanson Family Jugglers and Unicyclists, Magic from Jim Perry Magic, Live street music from Casey Rossiter, Live art presented by Yankton Area Arts, Giant games, & more!
Find details on the Facebook Event Page: Welcome to Walnut.
Country Ford Drive 4 UR School
Join Country Ford and support the Bon Homme School District on Friday, August 30th with the Drive 4 UR School Event. For every valid test drive conducted, Ford will donate $20 to the Bon Homme School District. There is no cost to you. Just test drive one of the Country Ford vehicles at the Cavalier football game and get $20 for Bon Homme. Pre-register now online at www.d4ur.com. The Country Ford Drive 4 UR School event, August 30th at the Cavalier football game!
Yankton Air Show
Enjoy the Yankton Air Show on August 31 and September 1 at the Chan Gurney Municipal Airport. The top 3 performers include the Gene Soucy Airshows who is known as Mister Airshow. Award Winning pilot turns a crop duster into an incredible aerobatic machine. Also the Younkin Airshow. It is second generation airshow legend dances his large twin engine airplane, miss Ellie, through the sky to the Elephant Waltz. And the Vanguard Squadron will be there, it’s South Dakota’s very own! Four aiplanes fly in perfect formation as they loop and roll through the sky!
Gates open at 10:00, Air Show is from 1:00-3:00. Door Closes at 4:00 $15 for a weekend pass or $10 for a day pass! Top notch performers, food trucks, and lots of fun!
Vermillion’s Doggie Plunge
Join the Heartland Humane Society and the Vermillion Parks & Rec for the Prentis Plunge Doggie Plunge on Tuesday, September 3rd from 5-7 pm. Each dog is $5 and humans are free! Dog toys are allowed and must be up to date on vaccinations. All proceeds go to the Heartland Humane Society.
Ribs, Rods, & Rock’N Roll
It’s Vermillion’s annual Ribs, Rods, & Rock’n Roll September 6th and 7th! Enjoy award winning food, awesome cars and great music. Friday, enjoy Mrs. Begley & the Boys starting at 5pm, food court, corn hole tournament, family fun area, Walmart Kids Q, and Black Water Band at 9pm. Start the day off on Saturday with the Classic Car & Cycle Show and Shine from noon- 4pm, poker run, Quazy at 5pm and Diablo Sammwich at 9pm.
Find a full list of events at www.sdbbq.us.
Craft & Vendor Fair Fundraiser
Calling all crafters and vendors! Glad Tidings Bible Camp is hosting their 1st annual craft & vendor fair fundraiser on Saturday, September 14th from 9am-5pm. Register you booth by calling Rebecca at (402) 658-8151 or email email@example.com. Don’t miss your chance to showcase your booth. Register now for the first annual Glad Tidings Bible Camp craft & vendor fair in Bloomfield.
Akron Scarecrow Festival
Kick off the fall season at the 19th annual Great Akron Scarecrow Festival in Akron, Iowa, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 21, in the Akron City Park. Enjoy a full slate of family-friendly activities, including the scarecrow decorating contest, homemade food and baked goods, kids’ games and activities, a petting zoo, and dozens of craft vendors. Visit www.AkronScarecrowFestival.comfor details.
Bragging Rights on Thursday Nights
It’s the last Bragging Rights of the year on Thursday, September 26th. Support the community and non profits with your love of cars! Come on out with your classic car, motorcycle, anything you have! Each month we will have a different non profit serving the meal for a free will donation. Bring your lawn chairs, come out for food, friends, music, and supporting our community and non profits! Bragging Rights is located at 124 Walnut in Yankton (East of the Meridian Bridge). Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: August Bragging Rights On Thursday Nights.
Concert to benefit McCrossan Boys Ranch
Mark Wills one of the newest members of the Grand Ole Opry is coming to Parker, SD on November 2nd, 2019 at 7PM to the Parker High School Gymnasium. This event is sponsored by the Turner County Charity Youth Pheasant Hunt. Tickets are available now on line at www.itickets.com and at Merchant State Bank in Freeman, Hurley, Viborg, & Irene, Security State Bank in Chancellor, and at McCrossan Boys Ranch in Sioux Falls. Cost is $25 for adults and $10 for youth in grades k-12. All seats are general admission. The money raised will be given to McCrossan Boys Ranch.