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

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October 2017

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Opening Night

October 1 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Opening Night” on Sunday, October 1st at 7:30 pm.  at 7:30 pm. 2017 Grammy Award-winning cellist, Zuill Bailey joins the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra for a dramatic performance of the emotionally charged Cello Concerto by Edward Elgar.  The evening concludes with one of Zoltan Kodaly’s most colorful and enchanting works for his orchestra, Hary Janos Suite.  He most popular works feature teh cimbalom, a traditional Hungarian dulcimer, played by Laurence Kaptain.

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Kansas

October 7 @ 7:30 pm

KANSAS will celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Leftoverture at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre on Saturday October 7th at 7:30 pm with a concert performing the entire 6x multi-platinum album in it’s entirety for the first time ever! This two hour special concert will debut new songs from Kansas’ upcoming album The Prelude Implicit. It will also feature hits such as Dust in the Wind as well as deep cuts from their albums that have sold over 30 million copies worldwide.…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Symphonie Fantastique

October 28 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Symphonie Fantastique” on Saturday, October 28th at 7:30 pm. A haunted evening awaits as the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra turns to ghouls and goblins for this classically “spooky” event. Berlioz’s tour-de-force, Symphonie fantastique headlines this program with the bizarre story of an artist’s terrifying nightmare full of unexpected “bumps” in the night. 2017 Iowa Piano Competition winner, Mackenzie Melemed returns performing, Liszt’s virtuosic Totentanz for piano and orchestra.

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Dirty Dancing presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

October 29 - October 30

Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 7:30 PM / Monday, October 30, 2017 at 7:30 PM DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing. Seen by millions across the globe, this worldwide smash hit features the hit songs “Hungry Eyes,” “Hey Baby,” “Do You Love Me?” and the heart-stopping “(I’ve Had) The Time Of My Life.” London’s Sunday Express says, “This crowd-pleasing stage adaptation hits the jackpot!”…

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November 2017

Jay Owenhouse – The Authentic Illusionist in “FAMILY MAGIC”

November 3 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Come see why Hollywood Entertainment Reporter, Mark Ebner, calls The Magic of Jay Owenhouse, “The greatest touring family show on earth!” During Jay’s show you’ll see audience members float in mid-air, get sawed in half and predict the future!  The show also features Jay’s New Bengal Tigers Shekinah, a stunning royal white tiger and her sister, Sheena, a beautiful orange Bengal! Jay Owenhouse will bring his show, “Family Magic” to the Orpheum Theatre on Saturday, November 3rd, 2017 at 7:30…

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Peppa Pig’s Surprise

November 14 @ 6:00 pm

Tickets on sale Saturday, March 11th, at 10am at the Tyson Events Center Box Office, online at OrpheumLive.com, or by calling 800-514-ETIX. VIP passes that include a meet & greet are available starting March 7 at 12 noon. Surprise, Peppa Pig fans! A brand new, live stage show will visit the Orpheum Theatre in Sioux City on Tuesday, November 14th, at 6pm. In Peppa Pig’s Surprise, it’s a lovely day and Peppa is playing outside with her friends. Mymmy Pig…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Disney Fantasia Live in Concert

November 18 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Disney Fantasia Live in Concert” on Saturday, November 18th at 7:30 pm. Enter into a world where Mickey Mouse tries to work his magic. Characters from classical mythology dance, a hippo steps into a tutu and a humpback whale flies!

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

November 19

Sunday, November 19, 2017, at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM ELF THE MUSICAL is the hilarious tale of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back to the North Pole. Unaware that he is actually human, Buddy’s enormous size and poor toy-making abilities cause him to face the truth. With Santa’s permission, Buddy embarks on a journey to New York City to find his birth father, discover his true identity, and…

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December 2017

Shopkins Live! Shop It Up!

December 2 @ 1:00 pm

Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! is coming to the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre on Saturday, December 2nd, 2017 at 1 pm. Shopkins Live! is finally here! The #1 kids toy in North America is live and on stage in Shopkins Live! Shop It Up! Your beloved Shoppies make their theatrical debut in an original new live show featuring musical performances by Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, Polli Polish and more! The fun and fashionista Shoppies are joined by the…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Christmas with the Symphony

December 9 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Christmas with the Symphony” on Saturday, December 9th at 7:30 pm. Join the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra for this magical evening featuring a beautiful blend of traditional favorites and popular holiday tunes. Celebrate the Christmas season with audience sing-alongs, the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ, and many more surprises during this evening. A show perfect for the family!

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Tonic Sol-fa

December 17 @ 7:30 pm

Back by popular demand is Tonic Sol-fa for their 2017 Christmas season tour! See them at the Sioux City Orpheum Theatre on Sunday December 17th at 7:30 pm.

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January 2018

The Wizard of Oz presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

January 26, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Friday, January 26, 2018 at 7:30 PM This production of THE WIZARD OF OZ is a spectacular celebration of that classic 1939 MGM film. It’s a new, refreshed and lavish rendition of the beloved classic. Audiences young and old, seeing it for the first time or the fifth, will be dazzled by the brightly colored sets, charmed by its timeless score and enthralled with its breathtaking special effects. It truly is a wonderful show for the whole family. And whether…

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February 2018

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Church Windows

February 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Church Windows” on Saturday, February 10th at 7:30 pm. One of Respighi’s most powerfully inspired works, Churh Windows takes listeners on a vivid journey, showcasing some of the most beautifully orchestrated “stained-glass color” through rich symphonic sonorities. The Siouxland Youth Symphony also joins in a special side-by-side performance of Hovhaness’ monumental work, Mysterious Mountain.

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RENT: 20th Anniversary Tour presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

February 11, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Sunday, February 11, 2018 at 7:30 PM In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway…and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and all over the world. And now, this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award®-winning masterpiece returns to the stage in a vibrant touring production. A re-imagining of Puccini’s La Boheme, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives…

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March 2018

Riverdance presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City

March 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm

Sunday, March 4, 2018 at 7 PM The international Irish dance phenomenon is back by popular demand in RIVERDANCE. Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures in an innovative and exciting blend of dance, music and song. Of all the performances to emerge from Ireland – in rock, music, theatre, and film – nothing has carried the energy,…

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Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: Cherish the Ladies

March 10, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “Cherish the Ladies” on Saturday, March 10th at 7:30 pm. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra and Cherish the Ladies, the Grammy-nominated Irish-American group that makes up one of the top Celtic bands in the world.

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Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA presented by Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Sioux City and MRHD

March 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 7:30 PM Rodgers + Hammerstein’s CINDERELLA is the Tony Award®-winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music and South Pacific that’s delighting audiences with its contemporary take on the classic tale. This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love – the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more – plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover…

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April 2018

Sioux City Symphony Orchestra: West Side Story

April 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - April 22, 2018 @ 7:30 pm

The Sioux City Symphony Orchestra will present, “West Side Story” on Saturday, April 21st and Sunday April 22nd at 7:30 each evening. As part of our Bernstein @ 100 celebration, the Sioux City Sypmphony Orchestra presents, “West Side Story” like you’ve never seen it before. This modern day love story of Romeo and Juliet will feature a groundbreaking combination of staging, choreography, full orchestra and a completely digitally designed/projected set. The case will feature some of the greatest young professional…

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Anderson Dance Pavillion

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Promenade Cinema

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

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

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

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

Sioux City Convention Center

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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