A Premier Event Center located in Hartford, SD.
St. Patty's Cornhole Tournament

St. Patty's Cornhole Tournament

Blue 42 Sports Grill & SoDak Cornhole are hosting a St Patty's Cornhole Tournament - Singles Tournament

Breakfast & Warm ups from 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Bloody Marys & Registration starts at 10:00 am - Bags Fly at 11:00 am

More Details to come as prizes and added money is figured. This will be one of the best Tournaments of the Year!

Players are allowed to bring their own bags, but they must be resin filled only. Must also meet ACL Bag Requirements. Doubles Brackets will be double elimination, race to 21, with best of 3 games on the winners bracket, and one and done on the losers bracket.

Shop Local Vendor & Craft Fair - March 28th, 2020

Shop Local Vendor & Craft Fair - March 28th, 2020

Join us in Hartford, SD for our Shop Local Vendor & Craft Fair on March 28th from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

Admission is $5 per person or 1x Canned Food Item. With all Proceeds going to the Hartford Area Food Bank

We will showcase over 40 Local Vendors, Have fun Music, Concessions, and Full Bar featuring Local Breweries, and Wine.

50+ Total Door Prize Drawings
*** RSVP to this event and get your name entered into the door prize drawings 2x

Vendors interested in participating please contact Tony at



When planning your perfect day! Let our wedding coordinators put your mind at ease. As one of the areas indstury leaders our event hall is designed to make your day fun, stress free and something that is remembered for years to come! 

Our wedding packages include:

- All Day Access from 8am - Midnight (2 hours to clean following the event)

- Tables, Chairs and staging

- Table Linens and skirting

- Full Bar with bartenders

- Newly remodeled Bridal Suite & Groom's room

- Open Catering (Bring in your favorite Dishes)

- Dinnerware rentals available

- Large Shuttle Bus Avaialble for rent


Corporate Events

When planning a conference or company sponsored function. Our Team is here to help. With 10+ years of working with companies, and conferences. Our staff will help make your event stress free and one that is remembered for years to come!

Call us today (605) 368-0371 and ask about our midweek discounts and packages!

Private Parties

Dakota Plains is perfect for private parties and get togethers. We have hosted several Team Banquets, the Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet, Coffee Sessions with members of Congress, Panels for School boards, and other private company events. 


Currently we offer three different event rooms.

- Main Event Center (Max Capacity 450 people)

- Private Dinning Room (Max Capacity 80 people)

- Private Meeting Room (Max Capcity 40 people)


Call and ask about our specials and rates. We offer midweek and non-profit special pricing.


Trying to raise money for a good cause. Give us a call. We are more than happy to assist you in creating an event that will benefit your event and make it one to remember!

Call (605) 368-0371 and ask to speak to one of our event coordinators on how we can help make your fundraiser a success! We are proud partners of Hartford Chamber of Commerce, Ducks Unlimited, Make-A-Wish, Alzheimer's Association of South Dakota and more.

Welcome to Dakota Plains Event Center
Our team of courteous, knowledgeable staff will be with you every step of the way. We take our commitment to your needs seriously and work with determination and drive to help you achieve and exceed your goals. We're here throughout the process and, with our years of experience, will ensure you understand your options and work with you to solve problems. Contact us today to get started.
We are a full service event center!
Stop by and say hello or talk with one of our knowledgeable staff. We look forward to working with you.