There is truly nothing more magical than the Christmas season. Overall, everyone appears to be in a good mood. More importantly, it's the perfect chance to spend time with the family.

South Dakota is offering a myriad of opportunities to spend time with your family and friends this holiday season. Whether you're looking for a neighborhood full of Christmas lights or an ice skating rink, there is plenty of holiday cheer throughout South Dakota. However, there is just one question: What towns in South Dakota have the best Christmas spirit? Where can people find the best South Dakota towns to experience the holiday season?

After extensive research, I was able to identify the must-see South Dakota towns to explore during the holidays.

Best Christmas Towns in South Dakota

If you have a chance this holiday season, visit Rapid City. There's an ice skating rink in the downtown area, streets decked out in lights, and you can also get some Christmas shopping finished too.

What are some of your favorite Christmas memories in South Dakota?

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Who Is Ben Reifel And Why Is A Sioux Falls School Named After Him?

Sioux Falls has a new middle school named Ben Reifel Middle School. It just opened for the 2021 fall school year.

If you've traveled the east side of Sioux Falls you've probably noticed the progress in the school's construction. It is located at Faith Ave. on the cites east side just northeast of Harmodon Park off 41st Street.

Sioux Falls' newest middle school bears the name of Benjamin Reifel, also known as Lone Feather. So who is Ben Reifel?