Visitor Information

Our wonderful community has much to offer its visitors. With 3 hotels, interesting attractions and many beautiful parks you will always find something to do.

With our many restaurants in town, you are sure to find something to suit everyone’s taste.

Be sure to check out all that Milbank has to offer as well as our Calendar of Events to plan your next visit to our great community.

Hotel/Resort Accommodations

Lantern Motel

Address: 1010 S. Dakota St. - Milbank, South Dakota, 57252

Phone: 605-432-4591

Fax: 605-432-4860

Website: http://www.milbanklanternmotel.com

A super clean friendly place to stay in Milbank, SD. We have a free continental breakfast each morning, free wireless internet and cable tv. We are located next door to the Lantern Inn Restaurant and Lounge.

Manor Motel

Address: 1105 E. 4th Ave. - Milbank, South Dakota, 57252

Phone: 605-432-4527

Super 8 - Milbank

Contact Name: Brenda Block

Address: 1205 E. Hwy 12 - Milbank, South Dakota, 57252

Phone: 605-432-9288

Fax: 605-432-5731

Email: milbanksuper8@midconetwork.com

Website: http://www.super8.com

Milbank's most recent lodging facility, built in 1985. Complimentary Continental Breakfast, cable TV with HBO. Single and double rooms with queen size beds. Some king beds, suites and rooms with microwaves and refrigerators. Meeting room available for rent.

 

Local Attractions

Abbey of the Hills

Address: 46561 147th St. - Marvin, SD, 57251

Address 2: PO Box 38 - Marvin, SD, 57251

Phone: (605) 398-9200

Fax: (605) 398-9201

Email: abbey@abbeyofthehills.com

Website: http://www.abbeyofthehills.com/

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/abbeyofthehills

The abbey is 2 miles South of Hwy 12, 13 miles West of Milbank.

Cold Springs Granite Quarry

Address: 14982 485th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-9389

Website: http://www.coldspringgranite.com

Dakota Granite Quarry

Address: 14964 484th Ave.

Address 2: PO Box 1351 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-5580

Website: http://www.dakotagranite.com

A quality manufacturer of granite monuments, cemetery headstones, family memorials, countertops and tile.

Grant County Historical Society Museums

Address: 3rd Ave. and 3rd St. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-2351

Open Sundays 2-5pm Memorial Day- Labor Day. (Including those 2 days)  Or call for an appointment.

Lake Farley Park

Address: North on Hwy 15 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Lake Farley is one of Milbank’s most beautiful areas. This large park offers entertainment and fun for individuals of all ages. Several different playgrounds are available for children, as well as a swimming beach with two docks. Five picnic shelters across the park are accessible for relaxation, family picnics, or event gatherings. A path around the park is great for walking, jogging, or biking. Enjoy a game of basketball or volleyball near the beach area. Restrooms are available near the playground and beach. This manmade lake was named after an active community volunteer and councilman, John Stanley Farley. The lake and dam provided the needed source of water for operating the steam locomotives that fueled the railroad train. Take a chance to visit the Lake Farley Train Station near the beach area. We also have many other parks throughout the community. Find more about those here!

windmillMilbank Grist Mill

Address: 4th Avenue & Flynn Drive - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-6656

Built by English settler Henry Holland in 1884, the Milbank Grist Mill was completely reconstructed in 2009. This peace of history stands forty-four feet high and is fitted with four sails seven feet wide and thirty feet long. Tours and live demonstrations are available several times a year. A small museum with restrooms is available.

Milbank Visitor Center

Contact Name: Laura Kelly

Address: 1001 E. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Chamber: (605) 432-6656

City Office: (605) 432-9575

Fax: (605) 432-6507

Email: eventdirector@milbanksd.com

Website: http://www.milbanksd.com

Houses the City Offices, Police Department, Chamber of Commerce, Economic Development Corporation and Wildlife Conservation Officer office. The Visitor Center also has a museum. Open M-F 8:30am - 5:00pm or by appointment.

Dining

Hardee’s

Contact Name: Steve Hilbrands

Address: 1201 E. Hwy 12 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: PO Box 1021 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-4916

Fast food restaurant with dine-in, carry-out and drive thru service. Features the Hardee’s angus beef thickburgers and a wide selection of specialty sandwiches. Breakfast served daily until 10:30am. Made from scratch buttermilk biscuits, croissants, burritos and more. Stop in and enjoy Hardee’s hospitility. Ample parking available.

Lantern Inn Supper Club

Contact Name: Randy Patnoe

Address: 1012 SD Hwy 15 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: PO Box 589 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-4421

Fine dining restaurant and lounge. Prime rib, steaks, seafood. Happy hour nightly. Banquet facilities for up to 250 people. Open Mon-Sat 4pm-2am.

Millstone Family Restaurant

Contact Name: David Forrette

Address: 1107 E. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: PO Box 148 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-6866

Website: http://www.milbankmillstone.com

Full service family style restaurant. Open 7 days per week until 9pm. Feature: Sunday brunch, evening buffets Thursday, Friday and Saturdays and weekly lunch specials. Fast, friendly service.

Pizza Hut

Contact Name: Lisa Athey

Address: 1201 E. Milbank Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-9311

Cell: (605) 432-9312

Website: http://www.pizzahut.com

Open 11am. Buffet Sun-Sat 11am-1:30pm. Dine-In, Delivery or Carry out.

Pizza Ranch

Address: 306 S. Main St. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-5200

Offers a great 2 times a day buffett: 11am-1:30pm and 5pm-7:30pm. Open 7 days a week. We will take reservations for large parties as well as catering for any occasion. Stop by and see us today.

Shady Beach Supper Club

Address: 13655 Shady St. - Corona, SD, 57227

Phone: (605) 432-9867

Website: http://www.shadybeach.net/

Sodak Shores

Address: 13514 Sodak Rd. - Wilmot, SD, 57279

Phone: (605) 938-4825

Subway & TCBY Treats

Address: 307 W. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-4515

Fax: (605) 432-6787

Website: http://www.subway.com

Milbank’s healthiest restaurant for your dine in or carry out needs. We offer a variety of hot and cold sandwiches, cookies, chips, soups and salads. Add TCBY treats for any occasion. We will cater any event big or small.

Taco John’s

Contact Name: Brian Fox

Address: 219 W. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-6334

We take pride in serving up generous portions of fresh tasting and BOLD West-Mex food. Open 7 days a week from 7am-10pm.

The Mall Cafe

Address: 103 S. Main St. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-5562

Trevett’s Cafe

Contact Name: Jim Trevett

Address: 406 W. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: PO Box 85 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-6334

"Home of Homecooked Food." We have fresh baked caramel and frosted rolls 7 days a week. Delicious breakfasts, lunches or dinners. We have two rooms available for private meetings. Mauve room seats 50 and the blue room seats 20. We do catering and prepare food for you "to go".

 

Sports & Recreation

American Legion Baseball Field

Address: Highway 12 next to Unity Square - Milbank, SD, 57252

In July of 1925, the SD Department of the American Legion passed the original resolution declaring Milbank as “the Birthplace of American Legion Baseball.”

Flynn Prairie Nature Trail

Address: Blue Stem Ave. just off Flynn Dr. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Scenic paved walking/jogging trail.

Hurley Park

Address: 9th St. and 7th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Hurley Park provides entertainment for all seasons. Relax in the grass and watch a playful soccer game or bundle up for winter and check out the ice skating rink. The small log cabin contains restrooms and a warming area during the cool months.

Jack and Jill Park

Address: 1st St. and 5th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Jack & Jill Park is centrally located one block south of Highway 12. Surrounded by a residential area, this park offers a great family environment. Basketball courts and grass areas are great for older children and the large playground area focuses on younger children. A shaded picnic shelter and restrooms are available.

Lake Farley Park

Address: North on Hwy 15 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Lake Farley is one of Milbank’s most beautiful areas. This large park offers entertainment and fun for individuals of all ages. Several different playgrounds are available for children, as well as a swimming beach with two docks. Five picnic shelters across the park are accessible for relaxation, family picnics, or event gatherings. A path around the park is great for walking, jogging, or biking. Enjoy a game of basketball or volleyball near the beach area. Restrooms are available near the playground and beach. This manmade lake was named after an active community volunteer and councilman, John Stanley Farley. The lake and dam provided the needed source of water for operating the steam locomotives that fueled the railroad train. Take a chance to visit the Lake Farley Train Station near the beach area.

MCC Crooked Creek Ranch

Contact Name: Darin Mertens

Address: 47873 152nd St. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 949-2459

Email: darin@milbankford.com

Website: http://www.mcccrookedcreekranch.com

Full service guided hunting on the rolling hills along the Whetstone Valley Creek between Corona and Wilmot. 20 minutes Northwest of Milbank.

Milbank Valley Archers

Contact Name: President - Dwight Peschong  or Vice President - Jody Pletan

Address: 204 Railway Ave - located on the 2nd floor

Phone: 605- 623-4369 (Dwight) or 605-261-4368 (Jody)

Email: milbankvalleyarchers@yahoo.com

Mill Theaters 1-2-3

Address: 318 S. Main St. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-4093

Pine Hills Golf Club

Contact Name: Randy Patnoe

Address: 14626 SD Hwy 15 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: PO Box 46 - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-4124

Website: http://www.pinehillsgolfcourse.org

18 hole championship golf course. Driving range and practice facility. Full line golf shop. Open to the public.

Pribyl Park

Address: Sawrey Drive & 12th Ave - Milbank, SD, 57252

Pribyl Park is a large park on the South end of Milbank. This park is equipped with three softball fields, Skate Park, and small playground area. Take a stroll on Schreiner Trail or spend time with friends and family in the large grass areas. Near Koch School, this park also has a picnic shelter, restrooms, and concession area. This 32 acre park was named after Darell Pribyl for his many years of work developing and caring for city parks.

Tennis Courts

Address: Prairie Street near City Cemetery - Milbank, SD, 57252

Four tennis courts and small picnic shelter offer enjoyment and entertainment.

Top Hat Lanes - Bowling

Address: 314 W. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-6646

Unity Square Community Recreation Center

Contact Name: Jerry Jungers, Director

Address: 904 E. 4th Ave. - Milbank, SD, 57252

Address 2: 48051 153rd St. (Mailing) - Milbank, SD, 57252

Phone: (605) 432-9236

Email: unitysqdir@milbankcf.org

Website: http://www.unitysquaremilbank.com

Variety of fun-filled activities such as indoor pool/water slide, basketball, racquetball and volleyball. Complete fitness center which includes both cardio and strengthening.

Milbank Airport

airportContact information: Manager: Jason Kettwig - City Administrator 605-432-9575 Airport Phone: 605-432-4800 After hours phone: 605-432-5650 police dept. Website: www.milbanksd.com

Services: Airframe: none Power plant: none Transient Storage: Hangar/Tiedown Transportation: Lion's Bus Service: 605-432-4866, 7:30 to 5:00 M-F Other Services: FBO Scott's Air Ag. 605-432-4800

Community: Lodging: Several motels available Dining: Restaurants and lounges available Recreation: See our Parks and Visitors pages on this website.

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Remarks: Attended 8-5 Mon-Fri Telephone available Fuel: 24 hour Charge Card System

Address: 14871 482nd Ave, Milbank, SD 57252