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New Prescription Drug Drop-off Box Available

The Sioux City Police Department has installed a prescription-drug drop box in the lobby of police headquarters at 601 Douglas Street in an effort to reduce the risk of drug-related accidents. The drop box will be available 24 hours a day for people to turn in unused, unneeded or expired prescription drugs for safe disposal. Expired medications are a public safety risk that can lead to accidental poisoning, overdose and drug abuse. The service is free, and no questions will be asked of anyone turning in medications.

RAGBRAI Starts in Sioux City this Weekend

The 43rd tour of the Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa™ (RAGBRAI) will kick-off in Sioux City this weekend, and will feature the RAGBRAI Expo, food vendors and entertainment. Find all the latest information at

Antique & Classic Car Show Returns to the Riverfront on Sunday

A variety of antique and classic vehicles will be on display at the Sioux City Museum and Historical Association’s 44th annual Bill Diamond Antique & Classic Car Show on Sunday, July 12. The event is free and open to the public from noon to 4 p.m. on the grounds of the Sergeant Floyd River Museum & Welcome Center.

Big Parade and Mardi Gras Festivale Celebrate 21 Years in Sioux City!

Mardi Gras returns to Downtown Sioux City on Thursday, July 2nd, as WinnaVegas Casino & Resort presents the Big Parade and Mardi Gras Festivale!

Join the FREE fun when the Big Parade kicks off at 6:15 pm! This year, the Parade starts at 4th Street and Iowa Street, heads west on 4th Street, then south on Pierce Street, ending at the Tyson Events Center. Tens of thousands of beads will be thrown into the huge crowds that come to this annual event. The entire parade will be broadcast live on KTIV starting at 6:30 pm.

After the Big Parade, come to the Tyson Events Center for the Mardi Gras Festivale! The show starts at 8pm. This year’s theme is “Games People Play”. Handmade costumes will be decorated with feathers, sequins, and jewels, direct from Louisiana.

Coffee with Council, Thursday, July 9

Join the Mayor and City Council members for an informal coffee on Thursday, July 9 at 8:30 a.m. at Horizon Family Restaurant, 1220 Tri View Avenue. The monthly “Coffee with Council” provides an opportunity for community members to meet with council members in a relaxed atmosphere and discuss the issues that matter most to our residents.

Coffee with Council is held the 2nd Thursday of each month. Previously held in Council Chambers, the gathering will now be hosted at different locations throughout the community.

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