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

July 22, 2018 - July 23, 2018

Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

Lyric Theatre

July 27, 2018 - July 30, 2018

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Lyric Theatre

July 28, 2018

Platte Car/ Motorcycle/ Tractor Show

Platte, South Dakota

July 28, 2018

Platte Area Citywide Rummage Sales

When:  8:00am - 3:00pm

July 28, 2018

Platte Fire Department BBQ RIBS

When:  11:00am - 2:00pm
Platte Fire Department, 521 S Vermont Ave, Platte, SD

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.


June 30, 2018 Beginning at 12:30pm
Located behind the baseball fields.

For more information please visit the Chamber Event on Facebook

Mud Race


Participate in the Platte Area Chamber Rock Hunt this Summer! Visit Platte Area Chamber for details!
Rock Hunt 2018

Car tractor & motorcycle Show

11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Platte Fire Department
Click HERE for additional details!!
Car Show

Citywide Rummage Sales

Click HERE if you plan on holding a rummage sale during the July 28th Citywide Rummage Sales
Click HERE if you plan on attending and for more information on the Rummage Sales

Rummage Sale


2018 Platte area Chamber fishing tournament results


The Winners of the 2018 Platte Area Chamber of Commerce Fishing Tournament are.....


Glenn Eimers and Dave London with a total weight of 16.14#




2018 Winners


 Pictured above: Glenn Eimers, Dave London, and Chamber Fishing Committee Member, Mark Kuipers.
Thanks to all the anglers for participating in our 22nd Annual Fishing Tournament!
We look forward to seeing you next year!


Click HERE to view the Full Results from the 22nd Annual Platte Area Chamber of Commerce Fishing Tournament