SPECIAL EVENTS CONTINUED FOR OUTDOOR SWIMMING INFORMATION, VISIT www.siouxfalls.org/aquatics
LAZY 5K DRAKE SPRINGS FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER | #888600
Looking for a challenge? We have one for you. Instead of hitting the trails for a 5K this summer, join Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation for one in the river! Not the Sioux River, but the lazy river at Drake Springs Family Aquatic Center. Enjoy the challenge of running a 5K against the current! Not interested in completing 44 laps on your own? No worries. Grab a friend and create a two–person or four–person relay. Open to first 100 registrants. Ages 18+. Register early for a T–shirt!
JUL 13 | FRI | 7 P.M. | $10 PER PERSON JUL 27 | FRI | 7 P.M. | $10 PER PERSON
FOOD AT FAWICK FAWICK PARK
Did you know eating outside is a natural mood booster? Join us for the lunch hour and boost your mood!! On the fourth Fridays of the month you can purchase a meal from a local food vendor while sitting back, relaxing, and enjoying entertainment. Price of food will be set by vendors. Weather permitting.
JUL 27 | FRI | 11 A.M.–1 P.M. AUG 24 | FRI | 11 A.M.–1 P.M. SEP 28 | FRI | 11 A.M.–1 P.M.
SWIMMING GONE TO THE DOGS
Laurel Oak and Terrace Park Aquatic Centers will each host a “dog–a–POOL–ooza.” We invite your dog to a fun–filled evening at the pool. Dogs will be required to bring their owners (no more than two dogs per owner), be current with their shots, and be ready to have a doggone good time! Dog off–leash rules will apply to this event. No swimming by dog owners. Free. No registration required.
TBD | LAUREL OAK FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER TBD | TERRACE PARK FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER
THE GREAT CARDBOARD BOAT RACE KUEHN POOL | #160009
Cardboard boats can really float! All boats must be powered by humans ages 7 years or older. Five age divisions. All boats will be judged based on creativity, sea–worthiness, and quickest to sink! Each boat will need up to two participants to commandeer the course. Boats must be constructed using corrugated cardboard and duct tape. No wood, styrofoam, fiberglass, paint, or plastic. Life jackets for this event will be provided, and must be worn by contestants. Swimsuits required. Free. Registration required.
POW/MIA CEREMONY VETERANS’ MEMORIAL PARK
POW/MIA Recognition Day is held each year on the third Friday of September. The day is meant to pay special recognition to all those U.S. men and women who have been held as prisoners of war and especially those who remain unaccounted for. Veterans’ Memorial Park beautifully honors our military peoples’ service and sacrifice.
SEP 21 | FRI | 6:30 P.M. | FREE
JUL 28 | SAT | 9 A.M. | BOAT CHECK–IN JUL 28 | SAT | 10 A.M. | RACE TIME
FOR INFORMATION ABOUT RESERVING A SHELTER, VISIT www.siouxfalls.org/shelter-reservations