Aberdeen, South Dakota
is the county seat for Brown
County. With a population of over 27,000, it's the third-largest city in
South Dakota and is home to Northern State University
and Presentation College
Back in the early 1900s, it had four different
railroad companies with depots built in the newly-developing town, so it became known as the "Hub City of the Dakotas" and is still called Hub City to
It's home to the first Super 8 Motel
. Founded in
1972 by Dennis Brown and Ron Rivett, the first Super 8 opened in 1974 with 60
rooms and is still open today as Super 8 Aberdeen East.
If you're looking for your next vacation spot, look no
further than Aberdeen, South Dakota. The Hub City has plenty to offer for
people of all ages!
is a beautiful, 210-acre park located one mile
north on 281. The park attracts citizens and tourists alike. Many
recreational activities are available including: Storybook Land, The Land of
Oz, camping, go karts, bumper boats, mini golf, recreation trails and much
At Storybook Land
you'll enjoy a world of imagination inspired by childhood
favorite nursery rhymes like Humpty Dumpty and Hickory Dickory Dock. Take a
stroll down Yellow Brick Road, slide down Jack and Jill's Hill or visit
Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Chickens and turkeys are always roaming Old
MacDonald's Barn. The medieval castle is guarded by a moat and knights in
shining armor. The entire family will enjoy a ride around on the Storybook Land
Express mini train.
Aberdeen Community Theatre
For more than 30 years, the Aberdeen Community Theatre
has been providing quality, award-winning live theater productions in
northeastern South Dakota. Along with ACT's live theater season between
April-November, ACT's Capital Cinema programming features special film events
throughout the year and Hollywood films seven nights a week December-March.
Aberdeen is home to three beautiful golf courses: Lee Park Municipal Golf Course
, Rolling Hills Golf Course
and Moccasin Creek Country Club
. All conveniently located within minutes of downtown, these
courses are all beautifully constructed and provide for great times out on the link!