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The Yankton Thrive Tourism Department's mission is to increase the economic impact and facilitate the continued development of the visitor industry in Yankton. Its staff is dedicated to promoting tourism in Yankton and helping all businesses benefit from the economic impact of visitor spending.

South Dakota Passports

Discover the hidden, the cultural, and the beautiful in South Dakota ... while winning prizes!

Let these new, FREE mobile-exclusive passports, created by Travel South Dakota, introduce you to some SoDak spots that'll have you talking long after the adventure is over.

No app required. Simply log in and check in at specified locations for discounts and prizes. The more you explore, the better the prizes.

Great Finds Passport

Discover the hidden gems of South Dakota with Travel South Dakota's free, mobile-exclusive digital South Dakota Great Finds Passport. The pass is designed to help you discover new restaurants, retail businesses, outdoor activities and more. Check in during your stops for discounts, prizes and more.

From unique overnight experiences to mom-and-pop restaurants, these are places locals swear by. Find out why by adding some truly Great Finds to your next South Dakota adventure.

State of Create Passport

In South Dakota, the creative works are as varied as the landscapes themselves. Each one carries a story, leaving the viewer inspired, entertained and enlightened.

Let the free, mobile-exclusive digital South Dakota State of Create Passport guide you to discoveries you've always wanted to see or never knew existed. With this pass, created by Travel South Dakota, you can check in to artistic stops across the state for discounts, prizes and more. No app required.

Peaks to Plains Passport

These days, everyone could use a bit of fresh air. Let the South Dakota Peaks to Plains Passport introduce you to a world full of outdoor wonder and sights that will stick with you long after you head back home.

Travel South Dakota's free, mobile-exclusive digital passport will introduce you to rich history, stunning views, pristine waters, and perfect campsites you can only find in South Dakota. Plus, earn discounts and prizes along the way. No app required!

Tribal Nations Passport

With nine unique tribes, our state’s rich Native American culture is a living, vibrant part of South Dakota. Use the new Tribal Nations Passport to discover more about the Oceti Sakowin Oyate (People of Seven Council Fires).

The free, mobile-exclusive Tribal Nations: Oceti Sakowin Passport, created by Travel South Dakota, will expand your horizons with stops that include art, tours, performances and more designed to celebrate and honor Indigenous culture.

Mark Your Calendar

Check out the Yankton area events on our community calendar or view additional calendars from our community partners!

2022 Chamber Conference

Thrive Community Calendar

Learn more about what is happening in the area!

social gathering at a local business

Community Partner Calendars

Find out about upcoming events hosted by our community partners.

Upcoming Events

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