South Dakota


Wessington Springs

Why Wessington Springs? 

A great place to spend a day, a weekend or the rest of your life!

From its stunning foothills through which natural springs flow to the town’s eight sites on the national historic register, Wessington Springs is a charming, vibrant city in the center of South Dakota. Known for its world-class pheasant hunting, Wessington Springs also offers visitors and residents abundant recreation opportunities such as camping, a 9-hole golf course, public swimming pool, hiking and fishing. With a progressive school district, modern health care campus, vibrant agriculture and business community plus a variety of dining and shopping options, Wessington Springs is a great place to spend a day, a weekend or the rest of your life!

Photos on this website provided by True Dakotan staff, Chamber & Development staff and area contributors. 

Wessington Springs welcomes you!

City of WS Spring Clean-Up Date 

It's spring cleaning time in Wessington Springs on May 7th!  For a list of acceptable items for pick-up, see the True Dakotan or call the City office at (605) 539-1691.

What's coming up ...

High School Graduation

Wessington Springs High School's graduating Seniors will have their ceremony on Saturday, May 19th at 3:00pm in the gymnasium.

16th Annual Wessington Springs Foothills Rodeo!

SDRA Rodeo on May 26 & 27th.  Saturday's performance starts at 6:00pm and Sunday's performance starts at 2:00pm.  Featuring 11 events with Kids' Mutton Bustin' and the annual queen contest.  Located at the Jerauld County 4-H grounds in the NW corner of Wessington Springs.

Need to talk to someone in Wessington Springs and don't know who to call?
​Wessington Springs Area Chamber & Development Corp.  ~ ​(605) 539-1929
or visit our Chamber & Development page to contact a board member