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Things to Do

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Your Guide to Great

Watertown adventure starters

What makes a great getaway? Is it unforgettable family fun? Inspiring artwork? How about sun-drenched days on the lake? You’ll find all these things and plenty more in Watertown, South Dakota, a place that’s undeniably one of a kind.


See why slower is better on a refreshing Watertown escape. Browse our attractions and see what catches your eye.

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Watertown High Gym

Sports & Outdoor Recreation

Rods, reels, roosters, racing and lakeside golf courses. They’re just a few ingredients of an elite sporting adventure. Visit during hunting season, hit the lake or find a cheers-worthy event.


Hunting & Fishing

From year-round fishing to world class pheasant hunting, you can choose your own outdoor adventure in Watertown.

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Browse specialty stores, hometown favorites, clothing boutiques and thrift stores. Of course, we have some big box stores, too.