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Reception Venues in the Sioux Falls AreaNote: Venues are in alphabetical order and not by order of recommendation 

Sioux Falls Butterfly House

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American Legion

1701 W Legion Drive Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 250 people banquet/reception. Wedding receptions can only be held on weekends. Will not rent space for a baby shower.

Augustana College
2001 S Summit Ave Sioux Falls, SD
Kresge Auditorium accomodates 350 people. Morrison Commons accomodates 144 people. Gilbert Science Center accomodates 300 people.

Mortison Theatre
Seats 277 people. Elmen Center seats 4,500 people. Several small rooms available.

Avera Sports Institute-Sports Dome
1601 W 44th Place Sioux Falls, SD
605-322-FAST (3278)
Classroom rental available for up to 30 people. Dome rental available for up to 200 people. No food or beverages allowed in Dome.

Bakker Crossing
47172 Clubhouse Rd Sioux Falls, SD
The banquet room at Bakker Crossing can accomodate up to 120 people for all kinds of functions from: Dinner Parties, Rehearsal Dinners,
Graduation Parties, High School Reunions, Family Reunions, Company parties and much more. See our website www.bakkercrossing.com for more information.

Bollinger Center
1309 W 51st Street Sioux Falls, SD
Two meeting rooms, 38 X 30 capacity 80, 34 X 20 capacity 40, rooms joined together capacity 120. Equipment provided with rental: ceiling mounted screen, podium, white board. Equipment available for fee: overhead, LCD projector, Laptop, TV/VCR

500 E 69th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Our Event Center, with a maximum capacity of 350, can also be set to accommodate groups from 30 to 150. This facility features 100" screens with ceiling mounted projectors - DVD, VHS, Wireless Internet and laptop compatibility. Watch your presentation come alive on the big screen!

Center for Active Generations
2300 W 46th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Sertoma A & B-This large auditorium type room is ideal for large meetings, wedding receptions, or dances. It can hold approx 156 guests set up for reception dining. A sound system is available for use. $200 1-5 hours, $350 over 5 hours.

Sertoma B
This large carpeted room is excellent for larger meetings or classes. It can be arranged in various ways for individual events. $100 1-5 hours, $175 over 5 hours.

Central Baptist
3100 W Ralph Roger Road Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 300 people.

Chef Dominique's Catering
230 S Phillips Ave Sioux Falls, SD
Dining Room accommodates seating up to 300 * Costello Room accommodates 40 people * Executive Boardroom with 42” Plasma (laptop capability) accommodates 12-15 people. * Bar/Lounge * Large Atrium for wedding dances equipped with large wood dance floor * Meeting
Rooms available any time of day * Custom seating available to accommodate you * Each Room is equipped with a 42” Plasma with laptop access * WIFI Capablilty, DVD, & VHS accommodations available * Parking Ramp Access attached to the Shriver’s Building

Cherry Creek Grill
3104 E 26th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Lower level private banquet room that will accomodate 175 people

Church of the Good Shepard
2707 W 33rd Street Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 100-150 people.

El Riad Mosque Shrine
510 S Phillips Ave Sioux Falls, SD
Multi-level seating available for approximately 800, total capacity 1,000. Dance floor: solid maple, 5,400 square feet (60X90). 3 private meeting rooms with 50 inch video monitors. Technology: Two-16X8 video screens. Five-50 inch video monitors. DVD, VCR, CD/digital compatible components. Video camera, intergrated, with remote video camera control. Stereo sound and PA system throughout the facility. Facility can be used for Shrine functions and general public use, for daytime meetings and evening rentals.
Foley's Restaurant

2507 S Shirley Ave Sioux Falls, SD
(605) 362-8125
Foleys features two great rooms for meetings. The “Executive Boardroom” has comfortable seating for up to 30. A large screen television accommodates DVDs and laptops. The banquet room at Foleys offers private and semi-private seating options with a maximum capacity of 80.
Foleys offers set-menu or limited menu options. Foleys is a smoke-free facility. www.foleysrestaurant.com

Fraternal Order of Police
E Hwy 38 Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 200 people as reception/dance hall Outside Catering welcome, Liquor give away is fine, however, no liquor sales allowed. Tables and Chairs available you set up and tear down. Decorating is allowed. Manager James, very accomadating.

Great Bear Recreation Park
2401 W 49th Street Sioux Falls, SD
The Chalet at Great Bear is now available April through November for weddings, receptions, luncheons, reunion and picnics. Our banquet room will seat 115 with additional seating available on the lower level. Great Bears' staff can accommodate any catering and beverage requests.
 Please note that the park closes at 10:00pm. For reservations or
additional information please call 605-367-7317

Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum
805 S Kiwanis Ave Sioux Falls, SD
605-367-8313 ext 25
The Great Plains Zoo is thrilled to have added several new rental locations. These locations are suited for any occasion, whether it’s formal, business, casual, family or kid friendly, we can do it all. The Zoo and Museum is a great change in scenery and is fun and relaxing for all ages.
With the option to combine your rental with Animal Encounters, a entertaining Children’s Zoo, Savannah Express Train and Endangered Species Carrousel rides, your event will be one your guests will be talking about well after it’s over. Located just out past the Zoo’s African Savannah, our largest rental location is Savannah Park. This location can hold up to 5,000 of your guests
and is a great setting for large corporate functions, concerts, festivals and more!
Our centrally located Wallaby Pavilion is located in the heart of the Zoo and is surrounded by exhibits such as alligators, emu, alpaca, primates and wallabies. The centralized location of this area and small covered pavilion make it perfect for any occasion with up to 600 people.

Other smaller locations include Memorial Garden which is a more romantic wooded area suited well for weddings, Shoreline, which borders the river, is found directly south of Memorial Garden and can be combined with the Garden to increase capacity, or stand-alone as a wide open space configurable for many different events. Both locations separately can accommodate around 200 to 300 guests. Make your event one-of-a-kind by choosing the Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History. To set up a walk-through or request more information, please contact Team Lead Stacey Pokorney, at (605) 367-8313 ext. 25 or e-mail spokorney@gpzoo.org.

Izaak Walton League

5000 N Oakview Pl Sioux Falls, SD
Lodge decor in a private parklike setting. Picnic tables & playset outside. New restrooms. Accommodates 300 people.  Bring your own food and beverages or caterer available. Please call for more information or visit www.iwla.org/siouxfalls

Knights of Columbus
315 N Summit Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 220 people

Lakota Events Hall
46954 272nd Street Tea, SD
Great for Wedding Reception/Dance, Holiday Parties, Family Reunions, or Company Parties. Has a complete kitchen. Two rooms: 4500 square feet & 3000 square feet. 35 banquet tables, 6 round tables, 300 chairs.

Minerva's Restaurant

301 S Phillips Ave Sioux Falls, SD
Minervas Downtown has two meeting room one private and one semi-private. We can accommodate 8-70 guests.

Museum of Visual Materials
500 N Main Ave Sioux Falls, SD
(605) 271-9500
The Museum of Visual Materials is the newest place downtown to hold your wedding reception or banquet event. A building with amazing character and architecture provides an environment unlike any other. There are so many options for all sizes of parties from 5 to 250. You have the option to rent 3 sections of our building depending on the amount of people you have for your party. To rent the entire museum for your event you will receive our main hall(Hall of the Americas), the atrium, 10 round tables, 5 rectangle tables, 100 chairs and the removal of our banners. The atrium with kitchen is set up for smaller groups of about 50 people max. The atrium is great for parties that would like to utilize the commercial grade kitchen for their event but do not need the entire hall.

Nordic Hall

218 W 13th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Accomodates 300 people

North Country Events
808 W 84th Street N Sioux Falls, SD
Banquet seating for up to 400 people, Party bar, Private location, handicap accessible bathrooms, campground spots available with electricity, Food catered by Olde Towne Catering (605-335-1695). PLEASE CALL FOR A TOUR OR MORE INFORMATION! Jeff @ 359-9100

Old Courthouse Museum 
200 W 6th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Courtroom holds 160 banquet, 250 theatre, 400 standing. Law Libray holds 40 banquet, 49 theatre.

Orpheum Theatre
315 N Phillips Ave Sioux Falls, SD
(605) 367-7288
Building seats 688 people, 35' proscenium opening, 35' deep sate with a 8' thrust. 2 chorus style dressing rooms with showers on the lower level. The building price is $550 a day for performances and $275 a day for rehearsals. Sound and light are included in the rental price. Labor is $13.5
per hour, if required, but we allow groups to use their own volunteer labor if qualified.

Sioux Empire Fair/WH Lyon Fairgrounds
4000 W 12th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Please email info@siouxempirefair.com or call 605.367.7178 for up-to-date price list and dimensions of buildings and areas. Expo Building: North Room, South Room, Far South Room, Center Only, EXPO Ice. Domestic Arts Center (60x200), Armory Building, Parking Lots, Grandstand, Main Fairgrounds, Front Porch, Livestock Barns, 4-H Horse Rings, Horse Stalls, Horse Stalls & Camping, TablesChairs, Portable Stage, Trams, Bleachers, Tents, Vehicle Use Rates, Move-In & Move-Out Charge, Labor, P.A. System. The W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds offers camping facilities from April 15th through October 31st, including full hook-ups, restrooms and showers. Rates are $20 per day; weekly and monthly rates are also available.

Sioux Falls Park & Recreation
600 E 7th Street Sioux Falls, SD
Kenny Anderson Community Center hold 80 people. Oyate Community Center holds 50 people. Kuehn Community Center hold 60 people. Maicar Community Center holds 50 people. Tuthill Park House holds 50 people.

Strawbale Winery

47215 257th Street Sioux Falls, SD
(605) 543-5071
Strawbale winery has 3 meeting areas indoors, and tents available for great outdoor weather. Six Tents: up to 48 people, table and chair set up for each tent to hold 8, $75.00/tent set up. Winery Production and Event Room: set up for up to 75 people, table and chairs, $400.00 - $600.00 with
$100.00 wine credit. Winery Bottling Room: set up for up to 32 people, table and chairs included, $200.00-$275.00, minimum of 24. $50.00 wine credit. Winery Tasting Room: after hours reservation for a minimum of 12 up to 20, $150.00- $200.00. Wine maker will choose 5 wines and you
keep souvenir glass. Reserved area on Patio and/or Grounds during great weather and during business hours: Guarantee of 12 people $10.00/person. Includes 5 wine tastings and souvenir glass. PA system available.

Tre Lounge

601 W 33rd Street Sioux Falls, SD
(605) 274-7017
Tre’s lower level is perfect for groups up to 60. A large screen television is available for DVD, wireless internet or other laptop presentations. A portable bar, private bathrooms and custom menus created just for you. The lower level at tre is smoke free. www.trelounge.com

University of Sioux Falls
1101 W 22nd Street Sioux Falls, SD
Jeschke Auditorium seats 826 people. Other classrooms available for up to 200 people.
*110 dorm rooms available, double occupancy (summer only)

Washington Pavilion of Arts & Science
301 S Main Sioux Falls, SD

  1. THE GREAT HALL The centerpiece of the Washington Pavilion, the Great Hall combines the elegance of grand theater with a large proscenium stage and a complete sound and lighting system. With a lush interior and mahogany stained walls, performances, meetings and other special events will be presented in a style equal to no other in the region. The Great Hall can be rented in its entirety or without the balcony and mezzanine levels.The Great Hall stage is the perfect setting for your wedding, reception, dinner or other formal occasion. The gorgeous rose quartzite panels and plum chairs of the Great Hall create an elegant and unique backdrop. Special low rates for stage-only rentals.
  2. BELBAS THEATER This smaller theater is the perfect venue for more intimate performances, lectures, video conferences, weddings and receptions.
  3. EVERIST GALLERY Enjoy a delightful view of downtown Sioux Falls through beautifully restored windows of the high school’s former library. By day, a large gallery space in the Visual Arts Center. By night, perfect for receptions and other grand events. Catering kitchen is adjacent to the 
  4. room. Galleries A, B and C in the Visual Arts Center also offer an elegant setting for receptions.
  5. SPACIOUS LOBBIES With four floors of open lobby space anchored by two grand, winding stairways, this space can accommodate functions of various sizes. Blending contemporary design with historic elegance, the lobby areas can be suited to your needs—from a small gathering of 15 to large, multi-level parties and trade shows.
  6. SCHULTE ROOM Function meets fashion in this elegant space suitable for receptions, meetings, small banquets, rehearsals, workshops, or as an alternative theater space. Rose quartzite wall detail, sprung hardwood flooring, a wall of mirrors (may also be covered), and 20-foot ceilings. 
  7. Theatrical equipment available.
  8. KIRBY SCIENCE DISCOVERY CENTER Explore the wonder of science in this dynamic center with three floors of hands-on science exhibits. This large area can host most groups, and many areas can accommodate catering stations.
  9. EXECUTIVE BOARDROOM The Executive Boardroom is a prestigious setting for your organizational conference or committee meeting.
  10. GREEN ROOM The Green Room, a theatrical lounge and meeting room in the Husby Performing Arts Center, offers a similar environment to the Executive Boardroom in a more intimate setting. The Green Room also provides a private restroom and coffee/kitchen area. Additional meeting 
  11. rooms are available for breakout sessions.
  12. LEONARDO'S CAFE & CATERING Leonardo's Cafe, located on the first floor of the Washington Pavilion, can fulfill all your catering needs. We know the facility, the staff, the traffic flow and the colors and design of the interior, which enables us to create an appetizing and delicious environment both culinary and aesthetic. With staff accessibility to a full-service kitchen, Leonardo’s can ensure fresher and hotter food served faster. Hold your meeting, wedding, reception or party in Leonardo's Cafe. Your guests will enjoy the old-world atmosphere and whimsical takes 
  13. on Leonardo da Vinci's Mona Lisa painting.