Community Info

Community Info


Call 692-1000 anytime for the most accurate information on the day, date, time and temperature 24 hours a day, seven days a week (temperature taken from the Brookings Municipal Airport).


The Brookings Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) is dedicated to assisting individuals, organizations and meeting planners in the development of outstanding events. A partnership with the CVB is sure to create a successful event. When planning an event, large or small, make the CVB your first stop!


The Brookings Area Chamber of Commerce is the leading business organization in the Brookings area. Living out its mission of promoting, connecting and enriching the Brookings area business community, the Chamber provides endless opportunitites to help businesses succeed. Made up of 500 member businesses, the Chamber connects all cross sections of the business community.


Bring your appetite to Brookings’ numerous national chains, locally-owned restaurants and delightful eateries. Unique eats like Nick’s Hamburger Shop and the Pheasant Restaurant & Lounge are just a few of Brookings’ famed originals.


Bring your next meeting or event to Brookings! With nearly a dozen different venue options, the possibilities are ever-changing. Whether a small gathering or large entertainment event is in the future, Brookings can offer all the right amenities to ensure a successful event.


Brookings provides a variety of attractions for every age. Play and laughter can be heard from the Children’s Museum of South Dakota, while patrons revel in rich history on display at the South Dakota Agricultural Heritage Museum. Adventure and excitement is at every corner in this growing community. Book your vacation today and plan a stay at one of our eight lodging accommodations, including a campground for those on the go.


Brookings offers a variety of amenities to its residents including, exceptional education opportunities, accessible healthcare and dedicated city officials working to provide a community worthy of calling home for both residents and businesses.


With three unique shopping districts, residents and visitors alike are sure to enjoy an abundance of locally owned shops, retail chains and custom boutiques. The wide array of local businesses offers customers a personal experience and real value, ensuring no one goes home empty-handed.


The great outdoors in the Brookings community are constantly buzzing, offering boating, sailing and sunbathing during hot, summer days and snowshoeing, skiing and ice fishing in the winter months. With plenty of bike and walking trails and almost two dozen parks, Brookings keeps its residents actively involved through all four seasons.

For more information, visit or call 605.692.6125