JUNE

  • Nightly: Crazy Horse Laser Light Show, “Legends in Light”, at dark
  • Nightly: Mount Rushmore Lighting 9:00pm
  • 1-2 Spring Volksmarch, Crazy Horse Memorial
  • 8 Rushmore Rodeo at Palmer Gulch, Hill City
  • 16 Father’s Day Special, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 16 CCC Museum Open House, Hill City
  • 20 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 22 Friends of the Library Book Sale, Hill City Public Library
  • 22-23 Sculpture in the Hills, Hill City
  • 22 Rushmore Rodeo at Palmer Gulch, Hill City
  • 23 Campfire Jam, Community Lutheran Church, Hill City
  • 23 Miner Music Series, Miner Brewing
  • 26 Ruth’s Night Blast, Crazy Horse Memorial
  • 26 6:45pm Wine on the Rails, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 27 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 28-30 200 Mile Celebration, Jewel Cave

JULY

  • Nightly: Crazy Horse Laser Light Show, “Legends in Light”, at dark
  • Nightly: Mount Rushmore Lighting 9:00pm
  • 3 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 3-7 Old Time County Arts & Crafts Fair, 1881 Courthouse, Custer
  • 4 Mount Rushmore Celebration , All Day Events
  • 4 Independence Day Parade 10am, Custer
  • 4 Fireworks 9:30pm at Pageant Hill, Custer
  • 5 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 5 Custer State Park Centennial Celebration, Peter Norbeck Outdoor Center 1-5pm
  • 6 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City 10-15 3-Wheeler Rally, Deadwood
  • 11 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 18 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 13 Black Hills Raptor Center Presentation, Farmer’s Daughter (10a-3p) Hill City
  • 19-21 Hills Alive Christian Music Festival, Memorial Park, Rapid City
  • 19-21 Gold Discovery Days, various events & activities, Custer
  • 20 Gold Discovery Days, Hot Air Balloon Launch & Parade, Custer
  • 20 Heart of the Hills Run Ride, 1880 Train 4:45pm, 1880Train, Hill City
  • 25 6:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 27 Hill City Flower Show, Boys & Girls Club, Hill City
  • 23-27 Days of ’76 Rodeo & Parade, Deadwood

AUGUST

  • Nightly: Crazy Horse Laser Light Show, “Legends in Light”, at dark
  • Nightly: 8/1-8/9  Mount Rushmore Lighting 9:00pm, 8/10-8/31 8:00pm
  • 2-11 79th Annual Sturgis Motorcycle Rally
  • 3-10 Biker Breakfast, Hill City Senior Center, Hill City
  • 8 Rushmore Rodeo at Palmer Gulch, Hill City
  • 8 3:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 8-11 Custer County Fair, Hermosa
  • 14 Nature Day Camp, “All About Buffalo”, Custer State Park
  • 15 3:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 16-25 Central States Fair, Rapid City
  • 17 Rushmore Rodeo at Palmer Gulch, Hill City
  • 16-17 Lean Horse 100 Ultra Marathon, Southern Black Hills
  • 22 3:45pm Old West Shootout, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 2-25 Kool Deadwood Nights, Deadwood
  • 23-24 Wine, Brew & BBQ
  • 26-Sept 1 Sturgis Mustang Rally
  • 31-Sept 2 Labor Day Weekend Open House, Crazy Horse Memorial

SEPTEMBER

  • Nightly: Crazy Horse Laser Light Show, “Legends in Light”, at dark
  • Nightly: Mount Rushmore Lighting 8:00pm
  • 31-Sept 2 Labor Day Weekend Open House, Crazy Horse Memorial
  • 1 Studebaker Car Show, Custer
  • 6 Night Blast, Crazy Horse Memorial
  • 7-8 Friends of the Library Book Sale, Hill City Public Library
  • 7-8 Hill City Quilt Show
  • 13-14 Deadwood Jam, Deadwood
  • 14 Wine Express, 1:30pm & 5:00 pm, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 20-22 Mickelson Trail Trek
  • 21 Mt. Rushmore Half-Marathon, Keystone
  • 25-28 Plein Air Paint Out, Hill City
  • 26-28 26th Annual Buffalo Roundup & Arts Festival, Custer State Park
  • 27 54rd Annual Buffalo Roundup, Custer State Park
  • 28 Oktoberfest Express, 5:00pm, 1880 Train, Hill City
  • 30 Last Evening Lighting Ceremony, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
  • 29 Autumn Volksmarch, Crazy Horse Memorial