Parking & Directions


We have created plenty of offsite, convenient parking for ALL spectators. All parking is within a 8 to 9 minute climate controlled shuttle ride to the Main Entrance at Sanford International. We strongly encourage all spectators and volunteers to use the free parking and shuttles throughout tournament week. ADA parking and ADA shuttles will be available at Sherman Park Softball Complex



Patrons will park for free at the Empire Mall. Parking will be on the west side in the old Sears and Younkers parking lots. Once parked, patrons will take the large, air conditioned coach buses that are designed for maximum comfort for all spectators to the Main Entrance located on 22nd Street . Here, patrons will scan their tickets and start their Spectator Journey.

Shuttle Times:

Wednesday, September 9 – 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Thursday, September 10 – 6:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Friday, September 11 – 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday, September 12 – 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday, September 13 – 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM

***Shuttles will be running every 10-15 minutes between the parking lots and Minnehaha Country Club



Patrons have the option to walk, run, or bike to the Sanford International using the Sioux Falls Bike Trails. Bike valet will be available upon arrival to store one’s bike. Here at the GreatLIFE Fitness Entrance, patrons will scan their tickets and start their Spectator Journey at the 16th Hole.



Uber and Lyft are helping to provide pickups and drop-offs for fans throughout tournament week. With a dedicated Rideshare Zone located at Great Plains Zoo, getting to and from the tournament is easy.

Coming to the tournament
Your Rideshare Driver will drop you off in Parking Lot B located at Great Plains Zoo. Follow signs to find the Rideshare Zone. Once dropped off, you will take a shuttle to Main Entrance located on 22nd Street.

Leaving the tournament
For an easy exit, head back to Parking Lot B to request your ride.