Your Next
Family Destination

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

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Melgaard Park
Melgaard is a beautiful 25-acre city park with basketball courts, horseshoe courts, picnic facilities, playgrounds, tennis courts, skate park & 15 RV campsites. #Park #Camping #Playground #GreatOutdoors #Picnic @visitaberdeensd
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StateBMXButler
Aberdeen Hub Area BMX has all the way from 2 year olds on Pre-Bikes to Adults over 40 riding cruiser bikes. The bike is built small so you can go big! #Bikes #BMX #Track #Races #OutdoorFun @visitaberdeensd
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Gun club
Aberdeen Gun Club has the finest shooting grounds in the area with 13 trap-houses equipped with automatic trap machines and voice-pulls, 2 skeet fields and 1 5-Stand sporting clays field. #Guns #Shooting #Skeet #Trap #OutdoorFun @visitaberdeensd
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Pounders
Pounders Pub & Grub is a fun, casual sports bar with 40 craft beers on tap & 60 in bottles. Outdoor dining available in the warmer months! #Food #Pounders #CraftBeer #OutdoorDining #Drinks @visitaberdeensd
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Moccasin Creek
Moccasin Creek Country Club Golf Course is open to members & their guests. It is considered one of the best courses in the state! #Golf #DakotasTourPro-Am #FoodandBeverages #OutdoorFun @visitaberdeensd
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Storybook Land Ride Tickets

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Storybook Land
Ride Coupons!

Take a ride on the Storybook Land Express.
Download ride coupons for all your munchkins!

Big Band Boom Giveaway Home Page

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to win
Big Bang Boom Giveaway!

Fourth of July fun for the whole family!
Contest courtesy of Lew's Fireworks
and the Aberdeen Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.

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!

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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.