Events in Yankton

Music at the Meridian – Canceled

With the health and well being of our organizers, staff, volunteers, vendors, attendees, and musicians in mind, Musica t the Meridian has made the decision to cancel the 2020 concert series. 

Work has begun, to book bands for the 2021 season, and we are excited to see what next year will bring. 

Events in Yankton

Summer Concert Series

The Annual Summer Concert Series will be held at the Riverside Park Amphitheatre. The all-volunteer Yankton Area Summer Band boasts an average annual membership of 70-100 musicians ranging from students to professionals from Yankton and the surrounding communities.

Rehearsal begins at 6:30 p.m. for all-volunteer musicians (high school or older) interested.

YASB Christmas Concert

The Yankton Area Summer Band will reconvene for an annual Christmas Concert held at Yankton Summit Theater.

The all-volunteer band will perform some Christmas favorites at no cost to the public. A cookie and cider reception will follow in the high school commons provided by the Services Central Federal Credit Union.

Tonic Sol Fa Concert

Marian Auditorium (Mount Marty College) – 1105 W 8th Street

Tonic Sol-fa is a ground-breaking a cappella ensemble from Minnesota, in constant development since their formation two decades ago. TSF stands as one of the leading forces in the world of vocal music with Emmy Award winning arrangements and multi-million selling compositions.

The concert will be held at 7:00pm at Mount Marty College’s Marian Auditorium.

Tickets: Students – $7 ($10 at the door)  General public – $15 ($20 at the door)

Tickets will be available for purchase August 1 by contacting Yankton Area Arts at 605-665-9754 or stopping by GAR Hall at 508 Douglas Monday-Friday 1-5pm.

Tonic Sol Fa Concert

Tonic Sol-fa is a ground-breaking a cappella ensemble from Minnesota, in constant development since their formation two decades ago. TSF stands as one of the leading forces in the world of vocal music with Emmy Award-winning arrangements and multi-million selling compositions.

General admission tickets can be purchased at G.A.R. Hall, located at 508 Douglas, Monday-Friday 1:00-5: 00 pm Tickets are $15 ($20 at the door). Students with a valid ID can purchase tickets for $7 ($10 at the door).

Tickets also available at:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/yankton-sd-tonic-sol-fa-tickets-69355567369

Meridian en Blanc

SAVE THE DATE!

Inspired by the Dîner en Blanc concept born in Paris and adopted by many cities around the world, Yankton Area Arts introduced a similary chic picnic on the Meridian Bridge in 2014. Intending to celebrate the arts in a beautiful outdoor setting, this has become an annual fundraiser to support arts programming in the Yankton area.

Yankton Area Arts will once again host the Meridian en Blanc on Meridian Bridge in 2019. This is an evening celebrating the arts in Yankton. Tickets and times are TBA.

 

Sacred Heart 5K Run/ Walk

Bring friends and family to take part in the 3rd annual Sacred Heart School 5K run/walk. 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 and follow the scenic Missouri River. The 5K will take runners across the historic Meridian Bridge.

Registration forms are available on the Sacred Heart School website: yanktonsacredheartschool.org

Event shirt will be guaranteed for those that register by May 24th.

Post run snack and beverage will be provided for all participants

Strollers and leashed pets are allowed

This is a self-timed event

EARLY REGISTRATION: (accepted through June 3rd)
*Individual: $15 ($10 for SHS student/alumni)
*Family: $40

RACE DAY REGISTRATION:
*Individual: $20
*Family: $50

RACE DAY DETAILS:
8:00-8:45 a.m.: Race Day Registration and pack pick up at Shelter #4
9:00 a.m.: 5K run/walk start
9:05 a.m.: 1 mile fun run start

2019 Yankton Ribfest

Yankton Ribfest is back!!!

Yankton’s biggest party to kick-off summer is happening June 1st on 3rd Street in downtown Yankton.

This FREE event is suitable for all ages. There will be  food vendors, an amateur barbeque contest, bouncy houses & kids area, and LIVE MUSIC! For more detailed information and entertainment line-up, please visit us on Facebook.