Community Info

Community Info


Learn about the beginning and early years of our community that has become a striving one. It is important to know the roots, to appreciate how far our community has came.

Activities & Recreation

Whether it is enjoying the outdoors, getting some exercise, or entertaining yourself indoors you are sure to find an activity & recreational opportunity right out Garrison’s backyard. Fun for the family and all ages, activities & recreation are available year-round.

Business & Service District

A full service business community is a vital part of Garrison. Residents and visitors enjoy the friendly shopping experiences found in a small town from businesses that offer groceries, prepared food, pharmaceutical items, hardware, lumber, giftware, antiques, souvenirs and specialty supplies. Other businesses provide sales and services for auto and ag equipment, boats and recreational vehicles. Information for arrangements regarding rental space for special events and meetings is available by contacting the Garrison CVB.


Garrison is a multidenominational community with six churches
providing weekly services for members and visitors.

Dining & Entertainment

Enjoy the dining and entertainment opportunities in our community that provide unique experiences. Take your pick at a full service restaurant, bar & grill, fast-food, and specialty items. You are sure to find one that fits your taste buds!

Garrison Public Schools

The Garrison Public Schools provide our community a Preschool through 12th grade learning environment for our young youth. As a key pillar in our community, the school system offers our students to be a part of a variety of sports and other organizations including FFA and FBLA. Garrison is proud to be Home of the Troopers.

Health & Wellness

Our business district remains strong in providing our community with Health & Wellness options. A strong thread in our community is the availability of a 24 hour Emergency Room and Hospital. We are also very fortunate to have an optometrist, dentist, two clinics, and chiropractor in our business district.

Movie Theater Schedule

This modern theater offers First run movies most Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 pm. Now featuring digital cinema, the KOTA theater is managed and staffed by friendly community volunteers and provides entertainment for family and friends at an affordable price. Come enjoy a movie at the theater, “Where popcorn is still only 50 cents.”


At the heart of this community is the variety of volunteer organizations that abound. The local area benefits from the active involvement of its residents in organizations from the Garrison Fire Department to the Chamber of Commerce to social, faith based, sportsmen’s, historical, arts and cultural and senior citizen groups. Many of the events enjoyed by visitors are a result of these groups.

Rental Facilities/ Meeting Rooms

We would love to host your next reunion, meeting, or conference right here in our community. There are many options to choose from that would be a possibility to accommodate your needs and wants. Take the time to check them out!
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