Family Fair

Family Fair

Join Sanford Health for Family Health Fairs across the region. Click on a community below to learn more about these wellness events, and the variety of health-related exhibits and family-focused activities offered at each event.

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Sioux Falls


Saturday, Feb. 23 - 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 
The Empire Mall, Sioux Falls, SD

Keep the whole family entertained for hours with hands-on experiences for kids, booths dedicated just to mom and dad, and activities for the whole family.

Don’t miss these special times:

  • 9 a.m. Kid’s yoga at the Athleta entrance
  • 10 a.m. – Noon Skin screenings with Sanford Dermatology
  • 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Zoo Express

Families, during the event enjoy free balloon animals, face painting, juggling and pictures with some of your favorite princesses.

The first 200 health fair participants get a free coffee at The Empire Mall Caribou.

  • KELOLAND MEDIA GROUP - Check out the magic of TV with their green screen
  • Sephora - 5 minute free make-overs
  • The Sanford Pentagon - Burn off energy with bouncy houses
  • Sioux Falls Fire and Rescue – Talks fire safety for your home
  • American Heart Association - Go Red for Women and see hands-only CPR demonstrations
  • Girl Scouts – Dakota Horizons - Get your kids moving and dancing 
  • Sanford Heart & Vascular - Vascular screenings are available ($25)
  • Sanford Women’s - Take a robot for a test-drive with the da Vinci robot
  • Sioux Falls Police Department - Chat with the team about safety for you and your family
  • Sanford Children’s – Learn more about safety measures for your kids
  • Washington Pavilion – Brings their kid-friendly fun to the mall
  • Sanford Poison Center - Learn more about poison prevention
  • POWER Sports Physical Therapy & Sanford Sports Complex - Learn the right stretching techniques and more
  • Sanford Family Medicine - See how convenient care is for you and your whole family
  • FIT - Kids get fit and active, and try out their spin wheel
  • Sioux Falls Marathon and the Sioux Falls Sports Authority - If you’re interested in running, check out this booth to get more details on local events
  • Edith Sanford Breast Center - Get your questions answered on breast self-exams and learn more about breast health
  • Volunteer dogs - Take a moment to meet the therapy dogs that volunteer their time visiting patients at Sanford Health
  • PROMISE - It’s time to get hands-on with science with Sanford Research’s PROMISE team • Profile by Sanford - Take a chance at trivia • Community Blood Bank - Answers all your questions about blood donation
  • Stensland Family Farms - From farm to table, learn how this team is bringing their food to you and your family
  • Legends for Kids - Is visiting with families about their upcoming activities
  • Three Degrees - Understand more about infrared sauna health
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters – Shows how their program is helping children through the community
  • Neighborhood Dental - February is National Children's Dental Health Month. Learn good oral health habits through hands-on activities. Meet Mac the Molar and enjoy complimentary giveaways.