Rapid City, South Dakota, offers a wealth of unique events providing visitors with a diverse and unforgettable experience. Discover the heart of the Black Hills by attending one of the many iconic events in the area!
The Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo
The Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo is a 10-day extravaganza that showcases the state’s official sport of rodeo in grand style. With over 300 vendors, nonstop rodeo action and a lively beer festival, it offers something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you’re a seasoned cowboy or a newcomer, the Black Hills Stock Show and Rodeo promises 10 days of fun and entertainment.
Black Hills Powwow
Every October, vibrant Native American culture is celebrated at the Black Hills Powwow, which ranks as one of the nation’s largest powwows. This event unites dancers, singers, artisans and spectators from all over. First time attending a powwow? Learn the meaning of the movements here, or RSVP to attend the Wacipi 101 classes offered at the event.
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