Archives for the ‘Culture’ Category

2015 Fireworks Displays in the Black Hills 2015 Fireworks Displays in the Black Hills By | Jun 30th, 2015 | Category: Culture The 4th of July is just days away! For those of you still hammering out the details for your holiday plans, below is a list of regional fireworks displays that might come in handy. For a complete list of holiday events, click here to browse our Black Hills & Badlands calendar. Belle Fourche – Friday, […]
Hill City Highlights Hill City Highlights By | Jun 29th, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Culture, Dining If you’re looking for scenic beauty, a bit of culture and some fascinating history all the way back to the prehistoric, make sure you take time to stroll the streets of Hill City, the second oldest town in the Black Hills (Custer wins as the oldest). With a plethora of things to see and do, […]
Storybook Island: A Family Favorite Storybook Island: A Family Favorite By | Jun 14th, 2015 | Category: Culture Summer time in the Black Hills has rolled around once again. This means that the gates to Storybook island, the popular local and tourist attraction are open. I know that our little family practically counts down to the opening every Memorial Weekend. Storybook Island is a free outdoor Black Hills attraction. There is a suggested […]
47th Annual Red Cloud Indian Art Show 47th Annual Red Cloud Indian Art Show By | Jun 4th, 2015 | Category: Culture, Events 47th Annual Red Cloud Indian Art Show This year, The Heritage Center at Red Cloud Indian School will celebrate the 47th Red Cloud Indian Art Show from June 7 to August 9, with a reception and special preview on June 6 from noon to 5 p.m. The Red Cloud Indian Art Show is the largest […]
Top 5 Instagram Photos of April Top 5 Instagram Photos of April By | Apr 30th, 2015 | Category: Culture, Outdoor Adventure, Photography It’s amazing how fast 2015 is flying by! As we close the books on April, we’re taking a look back at the most memorable moments as captured by our Instagram community in the past month. Here are the top 5 most-liked photos from April: 1. April 7: “Say cheese!” @peepshof photographed this Easter bunny at […]
The Years and Dedications (Seven to date) in Mount Rushmore’s History The Years and Dedications (Seven to date) in Mount Rushmore’s History By | Apr 9th, 2015 | Category: Culture There have been a lot of important, or milestone, dates in Mount Rushmore's fabled history. For most, its the formal dedication and/or when work began in 1927 thats the milestone year but with numerous dedications, its easy to get confused. For the record, its seven dedications to date and 1925 was when things officially began.
Top 5 Instagram Photos of March Top 5 Instagram Photos of March By | Apr 2nd, 2015 | Category: Culture, Outdoor Adventure In like a lamb, out like a…lamb! March couldn’t have been a more beautiful month in the Black Hills and Badlands – and our Instagram community was there to capture every moment. Here are the top 5 most-liked photos from March: 1. March 30: “We’re starting the new week off with this gorgeous view of […]
Devils Tower | The Narratives Devils Tower | The Narratives By | Mar 12th, 2015 | Category: Culture, Discoveries Those of you who are familiar with Devils Tower have probably heard at least one version of the story of how the unique and surreal formation came to be. For the Native American culture, the art of oral storytelling was a critical element in passing down wisdom from generation to generation. The practice allowed tribes […]
Have Your Mind Blown in Deadwood Have Your Mind Blown in Deadwood By | Mar 1st, 2015 | Category: Attractions, Culture, Dining, Discoveries When “Deadwood, South Dakota” first comes to mind, most people can’t help but envision its raucous history of gunslingers, outlaws and the overall lawlessness and debauchery of the Wild West. Today, Deadwood continues to earn notoriety as a premier gaming destination in the Midwest, and while it will always be a place to enjoy the […]
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