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Great Getaways Co-op

In continuing to explore ways to broaden our partners’ reach more effectively, we’ve decided to alter the Great Getaways Co-op program for the 2017 Peak Season. This year, the Peak Great Getaways program will be a direct mail piece to our target markets in Colorado, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin.


Peak Season 2017

The Department of Tourism is now accepting registrations for the 2017 Peak Great Getaways Co-op program. This direct mail piece will be sent to 125,000 households in our target markets who have shown an interest in traveling to South Dakota specifically. The mailing list will be comprised of an analysis of Visitor Guide requests, past Sweepstakes entries, and Reader Service Leads. It will hit mailboxes the week of May 1, 2017.

The 2017 Peak Great Getaways is open to 51 partners on a first-come, first-served basis. Partnership in this program costs $550.

To become a partner, please submit your payment and completed registration form, along with your copy and photo to Ashley Worth, 711 E Wells Ave, Pierre, SD 57501, or email to You may pay online with a credit card or with a check by mail. If you pay online, you still need to complete and submit a registration form and submit your copy and photo to secure your spot.

program details and instructions (peak)

Great Getaways registration form (PDF, 610 KB) 

The form can be completed online and then printed,
or you can print a blank form.

Registration deadline: February 15, 2017



Shoulder Season 2016
The 2016 Shoulder Great Getaways was inserted into the Denver Post, Des Moines Register, Minneapolis Star Tribune, Eau Claire Leader Telegram, La Crosse Tribune and Wisconsin State Journal. The total circulation of these newspapers was 721,238, and the insert dropped the week of August 14, 2016. The 2016 Shoulder Great Getaways was open to 42 partners.



Please contact Ashley Worth, Co-op Marketing Manager, for more information at 605-773-3301 or