Visit Mitchell South Dakota

visit Mitchell, south dakota

Outside Expectations

Welcome to Visit Mitchell – a portal to the heart of South Dakota's charm. Explore our vibrant city, home to the iconic Corn Palace and rich cultural heritage. From family-friendly activities to local dining, Mitchell invites you to create unforgettable memories in the heartland of the Mount Rushmore State.
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A Must-See Gem

The World’s Only Corn Palace

your great American road trip starts in Mitchell

As travelers kick off their adventure, they find themselves in the heart of the Midwest, surrounded by vast expanses of golden prairies and the iconic Mitchell Corn Palace. This unique destination, adorned with murals made entirely of corn and other grains, sets the stage for the road trip’s commencement. As the engines roar to life, the open roads await, leading travelers through the picturesque landscapes of the Great Plains.

Mitchell serves as the perfect starting point, offering a blend of small-town hospitality and cultural landmarks, creating memories that will linger throughout the epic cross-country voyage. The Great American Road Trip commences in Mitchell, where the spirit of exploration intertwines with the American heartland, setting the tone for an adventure filled with discovery and freedom.

Mitchell Area

Attractions & Activities

Mitchell beckons with unique attractions and activities for every traveler. History buffs can explore the Dakota Discovery Museum, while nature enthusiasts can unwind at Lake Mitchell. The Prehistoric Indian Village offers a glimpse into Native American life. From fishing to cultural festivals like the Corn Palace Festival, Mitchell promises a diverse and memorable experience for all.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Arts & Culture

Crochet Club

Your Shop
Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
Concerts & Performances

Summertime Celebration

Carnegie Resource Center

INSPIRED EXPECTATIONS

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Get ready for the Corn Palace Stampede Rodeo coming up July 18-21! 🐴🤠

Don't miss the rodeo parade on Saturday, July 20th, starting at 10:30 AM on Main Street. 🎉

Purchase your rodeo tickets now at https://www.etix.com/ticket/v/18460/corn-palace-stampede-rodeo
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📅 Mark your calendars! The 2024 Palace City Pre-Sturgis Party is right around the corner! 🎉 Join us on August 1st from 5-10 PM on Mitchell's Main Street for an unforgettable evening. Enjoy live music, thrilling stunt shows, and so much more. Don't miss out! #PalaceCityParty #PreSturgis #LiveMusic #StuntShows #MitchellEvents #VisitMitchell
Have you ever wondered how a new mascot is born? ✨ We are thrilled to introduce our brand-new Cornelia 2.0! 🌟🎉 Get ready for a whole new level of excitement and fun! 🌽🎊 #Cornelia2 #MascotReveal #VisitMitchell #MitchellSD #NewMascot
🚨 Only 23 days left until the legendary Palace City Pre-Sturgis Party! 🎉 Don't miss out on the event of the summer! Join us on Thursday, August 1st from 5-10 PM right here on Mitchell's Main Street. 🌟

🍔 Tons of great food
🎸 Live music
🏍️ Stunt shows
And so much more!

Mark your calendars and get ready for an unforgettable night! See you there! 🎊
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@mitchellmainstreet 
@theworldsonlycornpalace 

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1st Friday on Main is TONIGHT! Come out and enjoy this great FREE community event on Main Street! There will be live music, food trucks, vendors, games, and more. See you tonight!
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