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COVID-19 Information

As a City of Brookings owned facility, following the direction of the City of Brookings, the Swiftel Center facility is currently closed to the public. After re-evaluation of current COVID-19 circumstances and conditions, the City of Brookings extended closures and cancellations of City-operated facilities through May 6.

During this time, the Swiftel Center administrative team will continue to work; however, the offices will be closed to the public. Our guests, clients and employees are encouraged to coordinate with the full-time Swiftel Center management team via telephone and online channels. The Swiftel Center management is working with each event individually to determine cancelation or postponement status.

As a fan-first facility, we sincerely appreciate your support of Swiftel Center events and your understanding during this time. The health, welfare and safety of our guests as well as our clients and employees are our highest priority. We want to thank you for being such a valued supporter of the event and meeting industry.

Event Updates

WILL Lunch: March 18 (CANCELED)
The March 18 WILL Lunch event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.
Beatles vs. Stones - A Musical Showdown: March 19 (RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 16)
The March 19 Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown event, originally scheduled for March 19, is rescheduled for September 16. All previously purchased tickets will be honored for the new date.
World Championship Flat Track Racing: March 21 (CANCELED)
The March 21 World Championship Flat Track Racing event at the Swiftel Center is canceled. Refunds will be given at the original point of purchase.
Rumble in the Jungle: March 28 & 29 (CANCELED)
The March 28 & 29 Rumble in the Jungle events at the Swiftel Center are canceled. Refunds will be given at the original point of purchase.
March 28 performance (CANCELED)
March 29 performance (CANCELED)
SDSU Jackrabbit Stampede Rodeo: April 3 & 4 (CANCELED)
The April 3 & 4 South Dakota State University Jackrabbit Stampede Rodeo performances at the Swiftel Center are canceled. Refunds will be given at the original point of purchase.
April 3 - 7:30pm performance (CANCELED)
April 4 - 1:00pm performance (CANCELED)
April 4 - 7:30pm performance (CANCELED)
WILL Lunch: April 8 (CANCELED)
The April 8 WILL Lunch event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.
Easter Egg Hunt: April 11 (CANCELED)
The April 11 Easter Egg Hunt event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.
Lincoln Day Dinner: April 17 (CANCELED)
The April 17 Lincoln Day Dinner event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.
Quilt Show: May 2 & 3 (CANCELED)
The May 2 & 3 Quilt Show events at the Swiftel Center are canceled.
May 2 event (CANCELED)
May 3 event(CANCELED)
WILL Lunch: May 13 (CANCELED)
The May 13 WILL Lunch event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.
CASA Fire & Ice Gala & Auction: May 15 (CANCELED)
The May 15 CASA Fire & Ice Gala & Auction event at the Swiftel Center is canceled.

Swiftel Center Ticket Office

The Swiftel Center Ticket Office will close effective 12:00p.m. CST on Wednesday, March 18. We apologize for any inconvenience. In-person ticket refunds will be given once the facility re-opens. If you want to purchase a ticket, we encourage fans to purchase online at For more information, you can contact the Swiftel Center Ticket Office via phone line or email.

Ticket Office Hours & Contact Info

Monday–Friday: 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: closed

(605) 692-7539

For all tickets purchased online through, here are the guidelines directly from Ticketmaster:

  • For future events that are still scheduled, you’re all set. There’s nothing you need to do, and if anything changes, we will contact you with updates.
  • If your event was canceled, there’s also nothing you need to do. It’s Ticketmaster’s standing policy to automatically refund the full cost of the ticket and fees to the original purchaser’s credit card. For any canceled events: Due to the unprecedented volume of cancelations, please note that you should expect to receive your refund in as soon as 30 days.
  • If your event was rescheduled, we are working with the event organizer to identify new dates, and we will contact you as soon as we have confirmation. At that time, if you have any questions or concerns, you’ll be able to reach out to Ticketmaster Fan Support for assistance. If your event’s organizer is offering refunds for a rescheduled event, this option will be visible under the event in your Ticketmaster account.
  • For additional information, you can contact our Fan Support team, but please understand that due to the high volume of inquiries, we are experiencing longer than normal wait times.

Ticketmaster Fan Support

Fan Support Hours
Monday-Friday: 9a.m.—9p.m. CST
Saturday: 9a.m.—8p.m. CST
Sunday: 9a.m.—6p.m. CST

Accessible Tickets

Email Ticketmaster

Live Chat
Sign into your Ticketmaster account. If you have an order under "Order Details", simply click on the "Live Chat" button to the bottom right of your screen 24/7.

TDD (Telecommunications Device for the Deaf)
Type your request or question using this option. 800-943-4327


In response to the emerging, global public health concern involving coronavirus (COVID-19), the Swiftel Center is closely monitoring the guidance of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), the U.S. Travel Association, the South Dakota Governor’s Office, and the South Dakota Department of Health.

The Swiftel Center will continue to monitor these resources for the latest developments and encourages our guests, clients and employees to do the same for the most timely and accurate information.

The Swiftel Center is taking every reasonable precaution to promote a safe and healthy environment. Our focus is to ensure we meet our guests, clients and employees’ needs while doing our part to keep our guests, clients and employees as well as our communities safe. We encourage everyone to take reasonable precautions.

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