It has been almost eight weeks since I pulled into my favorite spot on Main Street and walked into my favorite place. I miss you Lamar Marshall and Jon Hepola! I am anxious for the day when I can enjoy a beer and chat with happy people coming and going! ♥️😘🤗😃
This is Slackers.
Love from Portland!!
Just had the best IPA!!! It has to always taste like a grapefruit! Thanks guys!

Slackers offers the widest selection of beer in the region, including limited releases and other special offerings. Cheers!

Operating as usual

We have 5 beers from our cellar that are now available. The Abyss 2014 and 2018 on tap then a 2015 The Abyss aged in cognac barrels and 2015 The Abyss aged in rye whiskey barrels and a 2016 Bourbon County in bottles.

6 days left to try this limited double ipa from Stone brewing on tap.

On tap now, two years of Goose Island Bourbon County Stout, 2014 and 2019!

[06/07/20]   Starting tomorrow Slackers will resume regular hours of opperation, 4pm - 2am.
We've taken steps to maintain saftey for patrons. If you're planning on visiting the bar we ask that you keep eveyone's saftey in mind as well. Not all carriers of COVID 19 experience symptoms and all should follow social distancing and hygene guidlines.
If you're not ready to return to public, we are still selling off sale 6 packs and growlers.
Thanks, see you soon!

[05/16/20]   Hey Slackers! Starting Monday, we'll be taking reservations for 10 people at a time.
We'll only have one group in the bar at a time.
Reservations can be made any time after 7:30pm.
Before 7pm will still be off-sale only.
Everything in the bar will be cleaned before and after every new group.
Please keep in mind the safety of others. Your group of 10 should only include people you know and who are not exhibition COVID-19 symptoms.
Please keep in mind things are uncertain right now, and this plan may change, but for now this is how we plan on moving forward.
Call us, 605 262 4440 from 4pm-7pm starting Sunday, 5/17 to reserve the bar for your group.
We're excited to see you all again.

[03/24/20]   We understand that everyone is experiencing hardships right now, and our hearts go out to you. To do our part lessening the impact of COVID-19, Slackers, for the foreseeable future, will only be open from 4-7pm, for to-go beverage sales only.
We're so thankful for everyone who has been supporting us and many other local small business owners for the last couple weeks. We're very proud to be a part of our great community.

Practicing social distancing doesn't have to be boring. Swing by and pick up a growler or mix-and-match six pack for home. Check out the full to-go menu on our website,
Stay warm on your way with Slackers pullover hoodie ($16 closeout sale!), or Slacker's winter hat!
As always Slackers will be open from 4-2.

Hope everyone is enjoying the holidays! Slackers will be open both Christmas Eve and Day from 4 to 2.
To help us get into the spirit, going on tap tonight is a keg of this years Christmas Bomb! from Prairie Artisan! Cheers!

[11/30/19]   Hey all! Slackers will be open till 2 today, as always. Stay safe out there!

[11/28/19]   Happy Thanksgiving everyone Slackers is open until 2am. See you tonight

Northern to alter Saturday’s Gypsy Days plans due to weather

Thanks to everyone involved in the All Kazoo Marching Band! It was a great joy planning, practicing and promoting this project.
Due to weather the parade this year will not happen this year. Keep an eye out next year because we will be taking up the kazoos again in 2020!

Here's the parade changes announcement:

Also big thanks to the Aberdeen American News for doing a great video showing off the kazooers! Check it out! ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University is altering Gypsy Day plans for Saturday due to anticipated inclement weather. The NSU Gypsy Day Parade will not take place as usual on Main Street. Instead, parade entrants are encouraged to line up their floats in the tailgate area of Swisher Field to b...

Hey everyone! Thanks to all of you, we've had a really fun weekend with the Odell takeover and awesome live music!
Today and the next two Sundays are Slackers Kazoo Marching Band practices from 3-4pm. We'll see you there, or if it doesn't work today, see you at the next one!

50 Odell tap takeover happens today!
While you're enjoying some brews stop at the Odell selfie wall, take your picture and tag @odellbrewing on Instagram! Best picture wins an Odell Brewing prize pack. We will pick the winner next week and message you for your prize!

Central grad to bring 50 Odell beers to Slackers Friday

Thanks so much Kelda and everyone at the Aberdeen News for the great article! Excited to see everyone tomorrow and try out some new Odell brews! It'll be all hands and Odell beers on deck at Slackers Friday.

[08/08/19]   Lost Ox is starting the first set around 6 and the second one around 9. See you tonight.

Drekker is at Slackers!
Stop down around 6pm to meet the brewery folk and drink great beer.

Lupulin Brewing is starting their South Dakota launch party at Slackers! Come drink some great new and one of a kind brews and mingle with the Lupulin brewery reps!

[04/21/19]   Happy Easter everyone! As always, Slackers will be open today from 4pm - 2am.

[04/11/19]   As always Slackers is open, be safe out there

[03/17/19]   The Long Nines play tomorrow, St. Patrick’s Day, at 8 PM.

New year, new Abyss! Come down and try a flight of all 4 for $20 while they last.

[12/27/18]   Kool Katz Confunction...go from 7-10pm on the 28th

[12/25/18]   Merry Christmas everyone! Slackers will be open today from 4pm till 2am as always.

Jazz/funk from Ron Parker tomorrow at 8pm. See you there

[11/22/18]   Happy Thanksgiving everyone Slackers is open until 2am. See you tonight

Three lucky raffle winners will each take home one of these three prize packages! Stop down and drink a Scheels to get your name in the drawing.

Big Al, Rogue Nation President, is coming to Slackers tonight art 7pm. First 24 people here then get their first Rogue new in a Rogue pint glass, along with other great giveaways!

It's here! First 24 people get their Dogfish head beer in a free Dogfish Head pint glass.

[05/05/18]   Cinco de Mayo specials on Mexican brews tonight at Slackers!

Saturday at 11pm Ashes from Stone a rock band out of Minnesota is doing an one hour set at Slackers.

Slackers is open as always. Swing in and warm up with fantastic beer from Stone Brewing!

[12/28/17]   Tonight a 5 piece funk band call Kool Kats Confunc will be jamming from 9 to 11, see you there.

[12/24/17]   As always Slackers will be open until 2 both today and tomorrow, Merry Christmas.

[12/09/17]   Our friend, Dave Swain, put together a Salvation Army Fundraiser at Slackers this Sunday evening at 5pm! Local restaurants Jimmy's Pizza and Minerva's along with some amateur chefs have donated some great food. Please stop by with a non perishable food item or cash for Salvation Army and enjoy some locally created cuisine.

[11/29/17]   Presale tickets for The Big Wu Dec. 9th are available at the bar for $12.

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319 Main St S
Aberdeen, SD

Opening Hours

Monday 16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday 16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday 16:00 - 02:00
Thursday 16:00 - 02:00
Friday 16:00 - 02:00
Saturday 16:00 - 02:00
Sunday 16:00 - 02:00
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