COLLEGEpalooza welcomes college students to Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, S.D.(Press Release) – Northern State University and Presentation College students are invited to attend COLLEGEpalooza on Friday, August 27th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm. 2021 marks the fifth year of this annual back-to-school celebration which will be held at South Main Street and 5th Avenue. This event immediately precedes the final free downtown concert for this summer.

Over 50 local businesses and organizations will have tables set up to interact with the students, promote their products & services and potentially find employees. In addition, there will be a Tug-of War competition, scholarship drawings from Dacotah Bank & Plains Commerce Bank and free giveaways for the students.

COLLEGEpalooza is a collaborative effort that has included representatives from the Aberdeen Area Chamber of Commerce, Aberdeen Downtown Association, Northern State University and Presentation College.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, or to register your business for table space ($25 fee), contact the Chamber at