Christmas At the Capitol Ready For Another Season

The South Dakota State Capitol ushered in another holiday season with the 37th annual Christmas at the Capitol Grand Lighting Ceremony. Governor Dennis Daugaard greeted the many visitors who packed themselves into the Capitol Rotunda…

Daugaard shared stories of the holiday season in South Dakota from years past. Music was performed during the event from the Pierre 4 quartet and Stanley County Elementary School. The Sioux Falls Roosevelt Concert Choir also lent their voices to the evening….

The traditional lighting of the Capitol Christmas trees was led by First Lady Linda Daugaard who welcomed up a special guest, three year old Ruby Renemens, who was diagnosed early in life with Cystic Fibrosis….

Over 90 trees will be on display daily at the State Capitol in Pierre from today through December 27th from eight AM to 10 PM.