Archives for the ‘Events’ Category

It’s a Good Year to Come to the Rally It’s a Good Year to Come to the Rally By | Aug 3rd, 2016 | Category: Events If all the hype of last year’s milestone Sturgis Motorcycle Rally had you steering clear of the crowds, 2016 might be the year for you. While last year’s 75th anniversary celebration certainly set record numbers in attendance, accommodations seem to be a little easier to come by this year. The bikes are already beginning to […]
7 Splendiferous Signs of Summer in the Black Hills & Badlands 7 Splendiferous Signs of Summer in the Black Hills & Badlands By | Jun 21st, 2016 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events, Outdoor Recreation According to the calendar, Monday marked the first official day of summer 2016. But a quick look around the Black Hills and Badlands would easily show that summer is already well underway. Just consider these seven signs that prove the dog days of summer are here! 1. Hanging out at the watering holes. As the […]
How to Celebrate the 4th of July in the Black Hills How to Celebrate the 4th of July in the Black Hills By | Jun 14th, 2016 | Category: Events Independence Day is only a few weeks away, and there’s no time like the present to start thinking about how you want to celebrate America’s 240th birthday! Fortunately, the Black Hills are hosting a plethora of events and activities to help you and your family honor this great country. For your convenience, we’ve put together […]
The Sensational Sound of Silence in Custer The Sensational Sound of Silence in Custer By | May 19th, 2016 | Category: Events The Tremeloes once said, “Silence is Golden,” and that has never been truer than when driving through the unspoiled scenery of the Black Hills. The 3rd annual Sound of Silence Tesla Car Rally is this weekend, and while you won’t hear the cars zipping through the Black Hills, you will likely see a few of […]
Get in on the Goodness of Open House Weekend Get in on the Goodness of Open House Weekend By | May 12th, 2016 | Category: Events, Outdoor Recreation Most people associate Memorial Day Weekend with the official kick-off of summer. But here in South Dakota, we like to be ahead of the game. We prefer to ring in the season of sunshine one week earlier with the state park system’s annual Open House Weekend. Taking place this year Friday through Sunday, May 20-22, […]
Bison Expected to be Named the Official Mammal of the U.S. Bison Expected to be Named the Official Mammal of the U.S. By | May 8th, 2016 | Category: Arts and Culture, Attractions, Discoveries (WordPress), Events, Food and Dining, Outdoor Recreation, Photography The National Bison Legacy Act—a bipartisan bill designating the bison (also known as buffalo) as America’s official national mammal—has stampeded through both the House of Representatives and the Senate, and now awaits President Obama’s signature into law. As North America’s largest land mammal, the buffalo would join the ranks as an iconic American symbol alongside […]
How to Spend an Extraordinary Easter in the Black Hills How to Spend an Extraordinary Easter in the Black Hills By | Mar 22nd, 2016 | Category: Events So far this month we’ve sprung our clocks forward and welcomed the first day of spring. Now it’s time to celebrate Easter! Whether you plan to watch your kids chase after Easter eggs, smile (or cry) for pictures with the Easter bunny, or fill up on a satisfying Sunday brunch, the Black Hills have you […]