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.
Photo Courtesy of Hayden Van De Stroet
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.


Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture
Arts & Culture

Fiber Arts Craft Club

Mitchell Public Library
Concerts & Performances

SDMEA Middle School All-State Band Performance

Mitchell High School Performing Arts Center



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We can’t wait to represent Mitchell at the 2024 Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic this weekend! 🧑 #pheasantfest #pheasanthunting #mitchellsd #visitmitchell
Need plans this weekend? Come check out our booth at the National Pheasant and Quail Fest in the Denny Sanford Premier Center. Start planning your 2024 hunting trips to Mitchell now! 
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🌽✨ Throwback Thursday to 90 years ago, in 1934, when The World's Only Corn Palace was already a marvel of creativity and culture! πŸŽ¨πŸ›οΈ Take a trip down memory lane with this vintage picture capturing the essence of this iconic landmark. 
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🌟 Dreaming of your 2024 getaway? Look no further than Mitchell, South Dakota! Our latest blog post on Visit Mitchell's website has all the tips you need to plan your perfect vacation ahead of time. Beat the crowds, secure the best accommodations, and create unforgettable memories in Mitchell – start planning today! Click the link in our bio to check out our blog. #VisitMitchell #PlanAhead #2024Vacation #MitchellSD 🌞🏞️
Introducing the stunning new murals on The World's Only Corn Palace featuring Joe Foss and Astronaut Charles Gemar! πŸš€πŸŒŸ

🌟 Joe Foss: The Sky's the Limit!
Experience the daring spirit of this aviation legend.

πŸš€ Charles Gemar: Reaching for the Stars!
Join the journey of this extraordinary astronaut.

πŸš— Plan your trip now by visiting linked in our bio!
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πŸ’• Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day date night in Mitchell? Look no further! Check out our latest blog post for romantic ideas to celebrate love with your special someone. From catching a movie at Logan Luxury Theatre to exploring The Corn Palace, we've got you covered. Don't miss out on creating unforgettable memories this Valentine's Day! Click the link in our bio to check out our blog. #valentinesday2024 #mitchellsd #datenightideas #visitmitchell #february2024

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