Platte is the prime location for the avid fisher. Located just 14 miles east of the Missouri River, there is no better place for walleye fishing.

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Platte's backbone rests in agriculture, and it continues to drive the economy of the Platte area.

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Whether you're here for business or pleasure, Platte has a little something for everyone. Explore Platte and learn about our town's endless possibilities.

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Whether starting new or growing your business, Platte Economic Development can assist you in taking advantage of the opportunities in this thriving community.

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Greetings, Platte residents! Stay up-to-date on school announcements and community events.

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Platte can be your new home, providing the perfect combination of small-town life and endless possibilities for your family.

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Upcoming Events

January 20, 2017 - January 22, 2017


Lyric Theatre

January 21, 2017

Chamber Members' Annual Banquet (Invitation Only)

When:  6:00pm - 10:00pm
Community Building

January 27, 2017 - January 29, 2017

Rogue One

Lyric Theatre

Hometown Happenings Radio Show


Welcome to Platte

Platte, South Dakota is an attractive and peaceful community of 1,400 residents located a few miles east of the beautiful Lake Francis Case on the Missouri River.  Our community has plenty of family-friendly entertainment, beautiful scenery, recreational opportunities, great hunting and fishing, and hometown hospitality.

If you’re considering relocating your family or your business to Platte, we have a variety of resources and information to assist you. Please click on the links below.

2016 Parade of Lights

2016 Winner of the Parade of Lights: Platte Locker - "The Grinch" 

 Platte Locker

Video courtesy of Craig Burnett