Events in Yankton

Market at the Meridian

Market at the Meridian was created to help small-scale agricultural and home-based businesses who grow and produce their own products. The Market provides a place where local farmers and entrepreneurs can sell directly to the consumer. Held at the corner of 2nd Street and Douglas Avenue in downtown Yankton, hours are 9 a.m.-12 noon, Saturdays, mid-May through October.

Emerald City Gala

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Emerald City at the historic Dakota Theatre for the Lewis and Clark Theatre Company’s annual fundraiser gala! Green is the theme and we want you to join the Tin Man, the Cowardly Lion, Dorothy, Scarecrow, the Wizard, and the Wicked Witch for an evening of entertainment, food, and socializing!


Get inspired! A re-created kind of shopping experience! Yankton Harvest Halloween & Yankton Area Arts hosts a unique venue featuring Home-grown one-of-a-kind finds, Original Art, Hand-made, Vintage Gems, Junk treasures, re-claimed re-imagined beauties! 

Friday Oct, 27th 6-9 pm and Saturday Oct. 28th 
10 am – 4 pm. Riverfront Event Center 121 W 3rd Street, Downtown Yankton,SD