2nd Annual Hero 5K

​Register for the 2019 Superhero 5K being held on Saturday, June 29th! Hosted by Empower Fitness Studio and Larry’s Heating and Cooling. Each participant will receive an event t-shirt. During the race, there will be different parts of a superhero costume handed out, so by the end of the race you and your child will be a fully dressed superhero! Proceeds will go towards River City Domestic Violence Center to help those who’s lives have been impacted by Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault and Child Abuse! Register online at www.empowerfit.studio. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: 2nd Annual Hero 5K.

Color Run 5k

Join the Meridian District for the first MD Art Project Color Run 5k on Saturday, June 15th at 8 am located at Riverside Park. This run is just for FUN and will help spread some color around Yankton for the day, and help bring more art installations into the Meridian District. $25 Registration includes: t-shirt, sunglasses, tattoo’s, stickers and individual color packet. Register online at www.mdartprojectcolorrun5k.splashthat.com.

Family-Friendly Productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, June 6, 7 and 8 at 7pm and June 9 at 4pm, Prentis Park, Vermillion. The family-friendly performances are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or chairs to enjoy the live outdoor theatre experience. Food and drink vendors will be on-hand in the park starting one hour before each performance begins.

Madeline Sayet (Mohegan Tribe) directs the popular Shakespeare comedy, which mindfully integrates Native perspectives into the production. Sayet’s many honors include being chosen as a 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment, TED Fellow, and the White House Champion of Change Award from President Obama.

The cast is comprised of national and local actors who rehearse and make appearances in and around the region in the weeks leading up to the Prentis Park performances. For a full cast of players, see SDShakespeare.org.

Family-Friendly Productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, June 6, 7 and 8 at 7pm and June 9 at 4pm, Prentis Park, Vermillion. The family-friendly performances are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or chairs to enjoy the live outdoor theatre experience. Food and drink vendors will be on-hand in the park starting one hour before each performance begins.

Madeline Sayet (Mohegan Tribe) directs the popular Shakespeare comedy, which mindfully integrates Native perspectives into the production. Sayet’s many honors include being chosen as a 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment, TED Fellow, and the White House Champion of Change Award from President Obama.

The cast is comprised of national and local actors who rehearse and make appearances in and around the region in the weeks leading up to the Prentis Park performances. For a full cast of players, see SDShakespeare.org.

Sacred Heart 5K

Run. Walk. Enjoy! Lace up those tennis shoes and join us for the 3rd annual Sacred Heart School 5K run/walk on Saturday, June 8th. This community-wide event will promote health, fitness, and school spirit! All ages and fitness levels are encouraged to participate! The 5K and 1 mile fun run will both start and finish at Riverside Park. The route will follow the the scenic Missouri River and will take runners across the historic Meridian Bridge. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: Sacred Heart 5K.

Family-Friendly Productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, June 6, 7 and 8 at 7pm and June 9 at 4pm, Prentis Park, Vermillion. The family-friendly performances are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or chairs to enjoy the live outdoor theatre experience. Food and drink vendors will be on-hand in the park starting one hour before each performance begins.

Madeline Sayet (Mohegan Tribe) directs the popular Shakespeare comedy, which mindfully integrates Native perspectives into the production. Sayet’s many honors include being chosen as a 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment, TED Fellow, and the White House Champion of Change Award from President Obama.

The cast is comprised of national and local actors who rehearse and make appearances in and around the region in the weeks leading up to the Prentis Park performances. For a full cast of players, see SDShakespeare.org.

Family-Friendly Productions of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

The South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, June 6, 7 and 8 at 7pm and June 9 at 4pm, Prentis Park, Vermillion. The family-friendly performances are free and open to the public. Attendees are invited to bring a blanket or chairs to enjoy the live outdoor theatre experience. Food and drink vendors will be on-hand in the park starting one hour before each performance begins.

Madeline Sayet (Mohegan Tribe) directs the popular Shakespeare comedy, which mindfully integrates Native perspectives into the production. Sayet’s many honors include being chosen as a 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Hollywood & Entertainment, TED Fellow, and the White House Champion of Change Award from President Obama.

The cast is comprised of national and local actors who rehearse and make appearances in and around the region in the weeks leading up to the Prentis Park performances. For a full cast of players, see SDShakespeare.org.

Heartland Humane Society’s Taste & Tour

Join the Heartland Humane Society for the annual Taste & Tour fundraiser. The 2019 Tour will take place Saturday, June 1st starting at 4:30 pm. Participants will receive VIP treatment at downtown Vermillion businesses. Each stop includes a food and drink alongside fun and activities. Plus, live music starting at 7:30pm at the Eagles. Only 200 tickets will be sold. Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased online at www.heartlandhumanesociety.net or at the Eagles Club in Vermillion.

Swing Life Away Golf Tournament

Swing Life Away Golf Tournament was started in memory of Joshua David Wipf who had passed away unexpectedly in a automobile accident on May 26, 2017.

Tournament will be a 4 person scramble held on June 1st, 2019 at Fox Run Golf Course with a shotgun start at 10:00am.

Cost is $70 per golfer which includes green fees and cart. Proceeds will be donated to the Yankton Youth Soccer Association Sports Complex in memory of Josh.

Please sign up to join us by calling or texting Nickie Wipf at 605-661-8699 or Kristina (Wipf) Lloyd at 605-661-8608.

Yankton’s Ribfest

Yankton’s Ribfest will return to downtown Yankton on Saturday, June 1st. Activities include bands, Foods Venders, Amateur Rib Contest and Fun for the Kids! Bands include: Kings of Oblivion 11 am-2 pm, Checkerhead 2 pm-5 pm, Mike Hilson & Jay Gilbertson and The Austin Buescher Band 5 pm-8 pm, & Black Water Band 8 pm-12 am. Find more information on the Facebook Event Page: Yankton Ribfest 2019.