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528 S. Pierce St
Sioux City, IA 51101 United States

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February 2017

Chicago the Musical presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

February 21 @ 7:30 pm
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Chicago The Musical – February 21, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm A true New York City institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping-song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with 6 Tony Awards®, 2 Olivier Awards®, a Grammy® and thousands of standing ovations. It’s also no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences all around the world, from…

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Chicago the Musical presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

February 22 @ 7:30 pm
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Chicago The Musical – February 21, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm A true New York City institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping-song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with 6 Tony Awards®, 2 Olivier Awards®, a Grammy® and thousands of standing ovations. It’s also no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences all around the world, from…

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Sioux City International Film Festival: Afternoon Re-Play of Documentary Night

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Wednesday evening we showed the best short documentaries, and now you can see these great docs on Thursday afternoon.

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Chicago the Musical presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

February 23 @ 7:30 pm
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Chicago The Musical – February 21, 22, 23 at 7:30 pm A true New York City institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping-song after another; and the most astonishing dancing you’ve ever seen. No wonder CHICAGO has been honored with 6 Tony Awards®, 2 Olivier Awards®, a Grammy® and thousands of standing ovations. It’s also no surprise that CHICAGO has wowed audiences all around the world, from…

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Sioux City International Film Festival: Best of the Midwest

February 25 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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Saturday afternoon, see the BEST short films from Iowa and the area around us on the BIG screen at the beautifully restored Orpheum Theater. Some amazing films are produced right here in the Midwest, and you are going to be impressed and satisfied. Huge range of film styles, and every film is 30 minutes or less.

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March 2017

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: 2017 Iowa Piano Competition

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Thursday, March 9th – Solo Round (9:00 AM-5:00 PM) – [free and open to the public] 12 Competitors will each perform a 30 minute solo recital.  At the conclusion of the day, six semi-finalists moving on to the Chamber Round on Saturday, March 11th will be named Recital times will be: 9:00am, 9:40am, 10:20am, 11:00am, 11:40am 1:00pm, 1:40pm, 2:20pm, 3:00pm, 3:40pm, 4:20pm, 5:00pm This event is free and open to the public as is the March 11th Chamber Round The…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: 2017 Iowa Piano Competition – Chamber Round

March 11 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Saturday, March 11th – Chamber Round (9:00 AM-1:00 PM) Six Semi-Finalists will perform movements from select piano trios with members of the Iowa Piano Competition Piano Trio.  In addition to the select piano trio movements, they will each perform a piece commissioned for the 2017 Iowa Piano Competition.  At the conclusion of the performances, three finalists that will perform with the Sioux City Symphony on Sunday, March 12th will be named. Recital times will be: 9:00am, 9:40am, 10:20am, 11:00am, 11:40am,…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: 2017 Iowa Piano Competition – Concerto Round

March 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Sunday, March 12th – Concerto 3:00 PM The top 3 finalists perform select Beethoven piano concerti with the Sioux City Symphony and at the end of the concert, the 9th Iowa Piano Competition winner will be named and awarded the $7,500 first prize. Also on the concert, Mozart’s Overture to La clemenza di Tito, and Overture to Cosi fan tutte. The Iowa Piano Competition is an intense three-round, four-day competition hosted by the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra in Sioux City, Iowa.…

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Rain – A Tribute to The Beatles presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

March 16 @ 7:30 pm
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Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 7:30 PM Rain – A Tribute to The Beatles is a live multi-media spectacular that takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of the world’s most celebrated band. Featuring new songs & high definition imagery, this expanded RAIN adds even more hits that you know and love from the vast anthology of Beatles classics such as “I Want To Hold Your Hand,” “Hard Day’s Night,” “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,” “Let It…

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An Evening with Kris Kristofferson

March 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Three-time GRAMMY Award-winning and Golden Globe-winning songwriter, musician, and actor KRIS KRISTOFFERSON will perform at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City on Saturday, March 25th at 8 pm. After struggling in Music City for several years, Kristofferson achieved remarkable success as a country songwriter at the start of the 1970s. His songs “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Help Me Make It Through the Night,” “Sunday Morning Coming Down,” and “For the Good Times,” all chart-topping hits, helped redefine country songwriting. By…

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Annie presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

March 30 @ 7:30 pm
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Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM Leapin’ Lizards! The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form.  Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of ANNIE will be a brand new incarnation of the iconic original. Featuring book and score by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, ANNIE includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” plus the eternal…

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April 2017

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Tchaikovsky Discovers America

April 2 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Based on the highly acclaimed and award-wining Classical Kids recording Tchaikovsky Discovers America, this theatrical symphony concert is an imaginative way to introduce young audiences and their families to the life and music of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky in a live performance venue.  Audiences will enjoy much of the composer’s best-loved music – including the 1812 Overture, First Piano Concerto and String Serenade featured with dramatic choreography recreating theatrical story passages from his three famous ballets – The Nutcracker, Sleeping Beauty…

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Patsy Cline and Friends

April 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Patsy Cline and Friends, direct from the Americana Theater in Branson, MO., will highlight music from Miss Patsy and other favorite female artists of hers.  You know her hit songs and will hear them! If you think a bit of winter cold might need to be chased away then comedian Homer Lee, will be along to tackle that. He is pure Ozark, sunny and hilarious. Group sales only.  Contact Jon Dorr at 712.376.2458.

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Alton Brown Live! Eat Your Science

April 4 @ 7:30 pm
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Television personality, author and Food Network star Alton Brown will bring “Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science” show to Sioux City’s Orpheum Theatre on Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are on sale at the Tyson Events Center Box Office, online at OrpheumLive.com, or by calling 800-514-ETIX (3849). Brown says fans can expect “all-new everything including songs, new comedy, new puppets, and bigger and better potentially dangerous food demonstrations.” Critics and fans have raved about the interactive components of…

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Vince Gill

April 7 @ 7:30 pm
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Twenty-time GRAMMY Award-winning and 18-time CMA Award-winning songwriter and musician VINCE GILL will perform at the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City on Friday, April 7th at 7:30 PM.  Tickets are available at the Tyson Events Center Box Office in person, online at OrpheumLive.com, or by calling 800-514-ETIX (3849). The Oklahoma native wrote or co-wrote all of the songs on his newest album, Down to My Last Bad Habit, his 18th studio album.  Gill took two years to make the record,…

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Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds: The Final Performances

April 17 @ 7:30 pm
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Brian Wilson is one of popular music’s most deeply revered figures, the main creative force behind some of the most cherished recordings in rock history.  Indeed, it is no exaggeration to call Brian Wilson one of the most influential composers of the last century. Brian Wilson will be performing his legendary Pet Sounds album in its entirety at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre on Monday April 17th, 2017 at 7:30 pm in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the release…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Season Finale 2.0 w/ Conrad Tao

April 29 @ 7:30 pm
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Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 7:30 pm The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra’s Season Finale features composer/pianist phenom, Conrad Tao performing his piano concerto, An Adjustment for piano, orchestra, and electronics. This will be a one-of-a-kind multidisciplinary presentation of the work, with specially commissioned video projections integrated into this performance. The concert will also premier a new work by this season’s Composer of the Year and conclude with Prokofiev’s magnificent Symphony No. 5. Season Tickets are on sale now, and start…

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May 2017

The Illusionists presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

May 15 @ 7:30 pm
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Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7:30 PM This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of the most incredible Illusionists on earth.  THE ILLUSIONISTS – LIVE FROM BROADWAYTM has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage.  This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic of unprecedented proportions. Group tickets (10+) are discounted and are available by…

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Anderson Dance Pavillion
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Larsen Park Rd. on the riverfront. Reservations Call 712-279-6111. The Pavilion has a covered dance floor and raised bank area. The site of many summer events including Artsplash and The Big Parade. Enjoyed year-round, it is part of the extensive trail system running throughout the city.

Briar Cliff University
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Offering a liberal arts education with solid career preparation, over 40 acres of study including pre-professional programs set in a beautiful, secure, hilltop campus.

Dorothy Pecaut Nature Center
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Take I-29 Exit 151, 4 miles north on IA Hwy 12. or visit www.woodburyparks.com. This award-winning facility showcases the Loess Hills and provides opportunity for public recreation, education and stewardship. Classes, special events and meetings are held in the two 60-seat classrooms. The facility is handicap accessible. Three miles of hiking trails offer spectacular views and connect with other park trails. An outdoor amphitheater and 1/4 mile accessible trail also available. Open Tue-Sat 9-5; Sun 1-5. Closed Mondays.

Flight 232 Memorial
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On the riverfront, near the Anderson Dance Pavilion. Commemorating the heroic rescue efforts shown by the Sioux City community after the crash of United Flight 232 in 1989, the statue depicts Colonel Dennis Nielson carrying a child to safety.

Fourth Street, Historic District
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Historic 4th contains a concentration of late 19th century commercial buildings. Most of the larger buildings are notable for their distinctive Richardsonian Romanesque style of architecture popular to the late 1800’s. The area features antique and specialty shops, pubs and restaurants.

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City
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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City is a fully integrated gaming resort offering over 835 slot machines and a wide variety of table games. The property also includes a 54-room Hard Rock Hotel, the world-famous Rock Shop, a live-entertainment venue, an outdoor event park, the World Tour Buffet, Main + Abbey restaurant, and multiple other food and beverage options. This one-of-a-kind site located in the historic downtown district delivers full throttle entertainment in every form!

IBP Ice Center
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This 38,000sq.ft. facility features an 85′ x 200′ ice rink and 900 person seating capacity. It is open year-round for youth hockey programs, public ice skating, tournaments, figure skating and off-season inline skating and indoor soccer.

Call 712-279-4880 or 800-593-2228 for more information.

Public Ice Times:

Friday:       7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Saturday:  7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Admission:

$4 Adult  –  $1 Children 5 & Under

Skate Rental: $2

Skate Sharpening: $3

*Days and times subject to change

Lakeport Commons Shopping Center
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Lakeport Commons offers convenient shops all in one location! Featuring retailers and restaurants such as Kohl’s, Old Navy, Olive Garden, Red Robin, Gap Outlet, PetSmart, and Michael’s Arts & Crafts.

Lamb Productions Theatre
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For over 20 years LAMB productions have provided the highest-quality live theatre presentations including dramas, comedy and musicals, Running Sept – May. LAMB School of Theatre and Music offers a wide range of courses of babies through adults.

Latham Park
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Located in a traditional, residential area of the Morningside section of Sioux City, Latham Park occupies almost a full acre of ground. Home to an endless variety of flowering plants and songbirds, and featuring a wonderful fountain and quiet sitting areas, Latham Park is used frequently for weddings, photo shoots, and bridal or baby showers.

LaunchPad Children's Museum
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Opening in February 2016 in downtown, LaunchPad is an immersive learning environment for children ages
6 months to 10 years. Hands-on exhibits emphasize STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
principles and reflect the history and heritage of the Sioux City region.

Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center & the Betty Strong Encounter Center
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Take exit 149 off I-29, Hamilton Blvd. Free admission. The center focuses on a day in the life of the explorers as they traveled through what is now the Sioux City area. History comes to life in exhibits that use dozens of interactive devices. A bookstore offers books and gifts for all ages. The grounds feature a 30×50 ft. U.S. flag, a 14ft. sculpture of Lewis, Clark and their dog, Seaman. Summer hrs: 9am-6pm daily. Winter hrs: 9-5 Tues- Sat., 1-5 pm Sum. Closed Mondays.

MidAmerica Museum of Aviation and Transportation
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The museum opened in mid-2010 near the Sioux City Airport and Colonel Bud Day Field. The museum’s mission is to collect, preserve, interpret and exhibit aviation and transportation history. The museum hours are as follows: Monday – Saturday 10 – 4 (closed on Wednesdays) and Sunday are 12 – 4 (April to September).  Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday only 10 – 4 (October to March).

Morningside College
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The mission of Morningside College, est. in 1894 by the Methodist Episcopal Church, is to cultivate a passion for life-long learning and dedication to ethical leadership and civic responsibility. Morningside sponsors numerous events, including concerts, lecture series, art exhibits and more- virtually open to the public. The 41 acre campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Municipal Band

The Municipal Band performs at the Grandview Park Bandshell, 24th and Grandview Sts.. The Band presents summer Sunday night concerts, and performs at various engagements throughout the year.

Orpheum Theatre
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The spectacular renovated Orpheum Theatre is host to live theatre and symphony performances, movies, and national touring concerts and shows.

Promenade Cinema
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On 4th Street, adjacent to Historic 4th Street and the Convention Center. The cinema features 14 screens, stadium seating and state of the art projection and sound. Concessions include more than the usual soda and popcorn.

Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center
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On the riverfront . Exit 149 from I-29, Hamilton Blvd. Board the M.V. Sergeant Floyd and begin a journey into the region’s maritime history. Built in 1932 as an inspection boat by the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers, the Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center chronicles the Missouri River’s development as a major shipping route and the key to Sioux City’s success in the early years of its founding. Discover exhibitions in the Lewis & Clark Expedition, the fur trade, Sioux City’s, evolution as a transportation hub and those rivercraft which still ply the waters of the Missouri river. The center provides travel planning for the tri-state region. The Galley Gift Shop features Sioux City souvenirs. Open daily 9am – 5pm.

Sioux City Art Center
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Named “2002 Tourism Attraction of the Year” by the Iowa Division of Tourism and Travel, the Sioux City Art Center houses a three- story glass atrium and five galleries to showcase traveling and permanent collection exhibitions.

Sioux City Community Theater
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Siouxland’s community theater with 8 main stage productions per season. Outstanding youth programming. Hours: Mon-Fri 1-5.

Sioux City Convention Center
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The Sioux City Convention Center is the site of many events throughout the year from large conventions, to small meetings, to banquets and wedding receptions. It is also the site of popular public shows; sport and home shows, craft fairs and more.

Sioux City Explorers Baseball
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Take I-29 to Singing Hills Blvd., exit , turn left onto Stadium Dr. Sioux City Explorers baseball has become a summertime tradition. In ten years, the Explorers have posted seven winning seasons, made three playoff trips and owned the best overall record in the league. They play 45 home games at the beautiful Lewis and Clark Park. Discounts for groups of 20 or more. , or visit

Sioux City Farmers Market
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The Sioux City Farmers Market is available for 6 months out of the year, normally from May – October.  In 2015, the dates are May 6 – October 31.  The Farmers Market is open every Wednesday and Saturday from 8 am until 1 pm in the west parking lots of the Tyson Events Center, located at 401 Gordon Drive.  Off of I-29, take exits 148 or 149.

All products are grown, made, bred or manufactured by small businesses within a 100 mile radius of Sioux City. Products include locally raised fruits, vegetables, meats, eggs, bedding plants, fresh and dried flowers along with locally made breads, baked goods, pies, frozen and canned foods, roasted coffee, crafts, jewelry, clothing, wine and other surprises. Join us for a fresh-made breakfast, great entertainment, and friends.

 

Sioux City Musketeers Hockey
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Mention hockey in siouxland and you’re talking about Sioux City Musketeers, one of the strongest franchises on the United States Hockey League since the developmental junior league was reorganized in 1980. Home games are played at the Tyson Events Center. Season and general ticket info available through the Musketeers office.

Sioux City Public Museum
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Visit the spectacular new Sioux City Public Museum! The Museum preserves and shares the heritage of Sioux City through a variety of exhibitions, educational programs, and events. Open 10am-5pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1pm-5pm on Sundays.

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra
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Each year the symphony presents a 7-concert classical and pops series, a 3-concert family series, and a wide variety of educational programming throughout the region. The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra calls the historic Orpheum Theatre its home.

Sioux City Tourism Bureau
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The Sioux City Tourism Bureau’s offices are located in the Sioux City Convention Center. Offering free information on Sioux City, area attractions, maps, and things to do, it’s also the location of the “Sioux City Store” which features local products such as Sue Bee Honey and Jolly Time Popcorn.

Southern Hills Mall
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With 110 specialty stores, Southern Hills Mall is anchored by Sears, Barnes & Noble, Younkers and Scheels All Sports. It features a dozen restaurants in the Cafe Court, and a 12-screen movie theater with stadium seating.

Stone State Park
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This 1,400-acre state park, named for the Thomas Jefferson Stone family, is located on the western border of Iowa in the Plymouth and Woodbury counties. The rugged topography and panoramic views attract 200,000 people annually. The park is open year-round from 4 am-10:30 pm. The park roads are closed during the winter season. Cabins, camping, and lodge rental information available on the Park’s website, www.iowadnr.gov.

The Railroad Museum
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This complex was originally built in 1917 by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railway Company, more commonly known as The Milwaukee Road. It was the 2nd largest shop complex in the Milwaukee’s system behind their home shops in Milwaukee, WI. The site originally encompassed over 50 acres of land and incorporated over 25 buildings to include a 30 stall roundhouse, machine/blacksmith shop, car/carpenter shop, steam power plant, water softener plant, stores warehouse, sand drying house and two wooden sand towers, a 300 ton capacity wood coal tower and more. The complex also included over 10 miles of track and employed over 500 people. The typical work accomplished at these shops is highlighted by an article from the Sioux City Journal providing a year end production report on the Milwaukee Railroad Shops for 1948.

Trinity Heights
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The 33′ stainless steel statue of Jesus is the centerpiece of the Outdoor Cathedral. 53 acres offer a beautiful setting for the 30′ stainless steel statue of Mary, the Trinity gardens and Circle of Life memorial to the Unborn, the St. Joseph Center Museum features a life-size wood carving of the Last Supper. Grounds are open 9 am – 9 pm daily. The St. Joseph Center is open from 10 am until 8 pm Monday thru Saturday and 12 pm  -8 pm on Sunday.

And if you haven’t been to Trinity Heights in a while, the St Joseph Center has undergone a complete renovation in the last year and the life sized wood carving of the Last Supper by Jerry Traufler, has been re-stained and re-varnished and looks like new. It is truly non-denominational and is one of only 4 in the world! Located right here in Sioux City it is a treasure everyone should come to see. We have visitors from all over the United States and various countries around the world that come to see this amazing work of art.

Tyson Events Center / Gateway Arena
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401 Gordon Dr. or visit .

The 10,000 seat events center is the home of the Sioux City Musketeers Hockey team, Sioux City Bandits Indoor Football team and also hosts many concerts, family productions and sporting events throughout the year. It hosts the NAIA Women’s Volleyball Championship in December, and the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball Championship in March.

Woodbury County Courthouse
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The courthouse, completed in 1917, is an example of Prairie School-style architecture. The building features stone carvings and elaborate windows.