Off Campus and Community

The Brookings community has a lot to offer during your stay on campus! Below you will find just a few of the things featured in our vibrant town.


  • Children's Museum of South Dakota
  • South Dakota Art Museum
  • Hillcrest Aquatic Center
  • Larson Ice Center
  • Fishback Soccer Park
  • Southbrook Diamonds
  • Brookings Summer Arts Festival (second full week in July)
  • Brookings Public Library
  • Cinema 8 Movie Theater
  • Brookings Community Theatre
  • Downtown Brookings (events and shopping):
  • Swiftel Center

 For more information about the city of Brookings, please visit the following links.


Brookings was recently ranked
No. 5 on the Top 10 Best Small Towns 2013 list on View this infographic for more information about our city.