Grand Opening

Grand Opening Of The SDPB's Sioux Falls Studios

Oct 15, 2018
Adria Botella

In The Moment ... October 15. 2018 Show 441 Hour 1

Many of fans and supporters joined us at the new SDPB Sioux Falls studios for our Grand Opening events.

Paula Kerger is President and CEO of PBS. She was in Sioux Falls for the celebration. She sat down with SDPB's Director of Radio Cara Hetland.

New Sanford Lab Visitor Center Opens In Lead

Jul 1, 2015
Chynna Lockett

The Sanford Lab opened a new visitor center in Lead South Dakota Tuesday. More than 750 people showed up for a building dedication ceremony featuring guest speakers and a ribbon cutting.

As the building dedication began, guests gathered on the observation deck of the new Sanford Visitor Center, directly overlooking the open-cut. The Center features exhibits that tell the history of the Homestake goldmine. Governor Dennis Daugaard was the featured speaker. He says the new Visitor Center doesn’t just showcase the past.

Nate Wek / SDPB


The small Danish community of Viborg is holding a grand re-opening on Sunday afternoon for its one-hundred year old movie theater. The Lund Theater is the oldest running theater in South Dakota along with being listed on the Historic Register. Here's more on this historic building and the efforts to keep it open for future generations.


Grand Opening Of Days Of '76 Museum

May 23, 2013

The Days of ’76 Committee and Deadwood History, Inc. will host the official Days of ’76 Museum Grand Opening Celebration on Saturday, May 25, 2013.  Events kick off at 9:00 a.m. with a grand opening ceremony presentation by officials and dignitaries.  Free tours of the museum, wagon rides, book signings and artist and artisan displays will be offered from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.