South Dakota’s Living Christmas Tree Will Make Your Holidays Bright

There are some South Dakota holiday traditions you just don’t want to miss, and here’s one that we want to remind you about because it’s happening this weekend!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Take a look at this video posted last year by Aberdeen American News Videos on

Have you attended the Living Christmas Tree celebration in Aberdeen in years past? Tell our readers about it!