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With affordable lodging, smaller crowds, and endless opportunities to make memories, Aberdeen, South Dakota, is the perfect place for your next Midwest family vacation.

storybook land
Wylie Park started its existence in 1971 as a picnic spot, a playground, a campground, and a walking zoo. In 1973 the Storybook Land was built in the Wylie Park with only two exhibits – Pumpkin House and the Old Lady who lived in a shoe. ⁠ . ⁠⠀ #midwesttravel #midwestmoment #midwestbloggers #midwestblogger #midwestlife #midwestisbest #goadventuretogether #roadsideattractions #travellingwithkids #ILoveTraveling #bringthekids #roadtrip #GreatFacesGreatPlaces #southdakota #dakota #SoDak #blackhills #HiFromSD @aberdeensd #visitaberdeensd @way2goodlife
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twist cone
Stopped by the legendary Twist Cone in Aberdeen to enjoy some sweet treats and cool off on this 85 degree afternoon. There is a constant stream of people enjoying walking tacos, corn dogs, and of course ice cream treats of all kinds. So good. #visitaberdeensd @wellwornsuitcase
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It's that time of year again! The folks at HuntFishSD came and got some of my corn stalks for their Rooster Rush decorations. Pheasant season is almost here! #RoosterRush #PheasantHunting #PheasantsForever #PheasantSeason #VisitAberdeenSD #HuntFishSD #livelocal57401 #HifromSD #HuntinSD @huntfishsd
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rooster rush shirt
Get your commemorative "100-Years of the Hunt" gear today! They are flying off the shelves. See our Facebook page for available business locations: #RoosterRush #RoosterRush2019 #RoosterRushSD #RoosterRushAberdeen #VisitAberdeenSD #HuntFishSD #PheasantsForever #HuntinSD #HifromSD #LiveLocal57401 @huntfishsd
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kid on a bike
Hit the trails! Whether you're biking, running, skating or walking, Aberdeen has more than 30 miles of recreational trails in and around town. @aberdeensd
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can't miss experiences

Plan your next family weekend getaway around some of the best places in Aberdeen. You'll find outdoor fun, indoor excitement, sports, arts and culture, and plenty to keep you busy while you're visiting us. Check out some of our favorite spots in town!


Aberdeen has endless options for budget-friendly family fun. Whether you’re up for a camping weekend and cookouts by the fire or looking for local eateries and a hotel with a pool zone the kids will love, we’ve got what you want.

UPCOMING featured events

What is there to do in Aberdeen? Just about anything. From water ski shows to outdoor concerts to festivals, we've got a full calendar that will captivate you, year round.