Close out January with a few different events this week. Whether you're looking to head out for the night or do something new this weekend, there's a few options around town.

  • Look at Livestock. Between now and Sunday, the Sioux Empire Livestock Show will be at the fairgrounds. Stop by for shows, sales, and commercial exhibits in the expo building. Details here.
  • Shop and swap. Head to the Full Circle Book Co-op on Friday at 4 p.m. with some of your old clothes and swap them for something new. You can also grab a beer and enjoy live music while you're there. Details here.
  • Solve a crime. On Friday and Saturday night, the Pettigrew Home and Museum is hosting a murder mystery. Solve the death of one man at his wedding dinner party. Tickets and more info here.
  • Celebrate. Join the Vietnamese Community of Sioux Falls group to celebrate the Lunar New Year on Saturday. It's free, and you can enjoy a pho eating contest, food, lion dancers, lotus dancers, live music and more. Details here.
  • Pet pics. Bring your furry friend to Southern Hills United Methodist Church on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. to get a Valentine's themed pet portrait. A $35 donation to Rescue Network will get you 2-4 photos, and you can be in them if you want. Details here. Remedy Brewing Company is hosting a similar event with 605 Boxer Rescue on Sunday for $25, and you can find those details here.