This small South Dakota city is a cultural and medical hub for the region.
The Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center has a packed program of visual arts, dance, music, and theater. The Capitol Theatre, a renovated 1926 vaudeville house, hosts community theater and an annual film festival that brings in filmmakers, enthusiasts, and the occasional movie star.
The city's historical downtown, meanwhile, is the backdrop for farmers' markets, haunted walking tours, and holiday parades.
Winters do get cold, but there's plenty to keep cabin fever at bay, from cross-country ski trails to well-attended hockey games.
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